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181 Sullivan, Eleanor SCARLET LETTERS
New York, NY: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 1991 
HB. Very Good/Good+. 1st Thus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 256 pp, quarterbound w/light purple boards w/black cloth spine w/gilt lettering, dj purple-pink-wht w/illustrated frt, sm cl 1/4" tear top of dj spine, sm pen mark ffep. Tales of adultery from Ellery Queen's mystery magazine. Collection of sixteen stories by various authors. 
Price: 10.84 USD
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182 Sutton, Margaret The Clue in the Patchwork Quilt : a Judy Bolton Mystery #14
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1941 ca 1960 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Doane, Pelagie 
214 pp, [2], red tweed boards, dj brown-red-blue-white illustrated front panel, dj spine white. Drawing of haunted house on lower right corner of the front cover. Book #14 in Judy Bolton Mystery Series for Girls. TGSC J-244-14 - format #5. After the death of Judy's granparents, Judy is stunned to learn that she has a cousin. But the birth announcement she finds tells nothing but a partial name, "...anna." the only other clue is a scrap of material in a patchwork quilt. Book lists to #30 on the dj front clap & book #31 on the ad page at rear of the book. dj couple of small tears along the top edge. 
Price: 29.71 USD
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183 Sutton, Margaret The Ghost Parade : A Judy Bolton Mystery
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1932 Reprint Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
vi, 217 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/maroon letters & marooned stamped square illustration on front cover, lavender endpapers by Pelagie. A series mystery book rom the Judy Bolton series. Book #5 in the series. SPF Format #2 J-243-5. Judy solves the mystery of the ghost in the attic of the new family home in Farringdon. The mystery of Peter's birth is also solved. missing ffep, frontispiece, worn on corners and edges, stained on the front & back covers, prev owner wrote on the rfep, joints cracked. 
Price: 27.16 USD
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184 Sutton, Margaret The Haunted Attic : a Judy Bolton Mystery #2
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1932 ca 1958 Hard Cover Very Good- Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
212 pp, red tweed boards w/black lettering & small drawing on front cover in lower front right corner, brown-white endpapers of haunted house, dj color illustrated front & spine panels. mystery series book w/Judy Bolton, book #2 in the series. TGSC J242-2 format #5. Book lists to The Clue of the Broken Wing #29 on dj front flap & advertisement page. The Boltons' new house at 1365 Grove Street is supposedly haunted. Reliable witnesses have reported seeing and hearing Vine Thomspson's ghost in the attic. dj chipped at bottom edge & top edges. 
Price: 21.25 USD
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185 Sutton, Margaret The Haunted Attic : a Judy Bolton Mystery #2
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1932 ca 1952 Hard Cover Very Good- Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
212 pp, red tweed boards w/black lettering & small drawing on front cover in lower front right corner, brown-white endpapers of haunted house, dj color illustrated front & spine panels. mystery series book w/Judy Bolton, book #2 in the series. TGSC J242-2 format #5, Axe pg78-2 format VI dj B. The book lists to The Black Cat's Clue #23 on dj front flap & advertisement page. The Boltons' new house at 1365 Grove Street is supposedly haunted. Reliable witnesses have reported seeing and hearing Vine Thomspson's ghost in the attic. dj chipped at bottom edge & top edges. 
Price: 19.51 USD
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186 Sutton, Margaret The Hidden Clue : a Judy Bolton Mystery #37
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
172 pp, grn-blk pictorial spine & back w/color pictorial front boards and w/line drawing of Judy w/two girls looking at a haunted house endpapers. #37 in Judy Bolton Mystery Series for Girls. Book lists to #37 on page w/list of titles & to title #34 on back cover. Axe 91-37 Format VII. "Judy and Peter attempt to aid Muslims who are being discriminated against and threatened." SPF J-247-37 - format #6. "A Moslim group is being threatened. Peter goes to the rescue too late to stop a fire in their mosque, during which a boy named Mustapha is burned." Prev owner marked on the page with the list of titles & wrote on the verso of the frontispiece. 
Price: 185.94 USD
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187 Sutton, Margaret The Invisible Chimes Judy Bolton Mystery
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1932 Reprint Hard Cover Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
213 pp, (2), light green cloth covered boards w/square pictorial illustration on the front cover, glossy frontispiece, lavender-wht illustrated endpapers of Judy descending on a staircase. a Judy Bolton Mystery book, book #3 in the series, SPF format #1 J-243-3 . Book lists to book #12 on the advertisement page in the back. " Judy and friends witness a robbery at the Travis Antique Shop. The thieves escape, leaving behind a mysterious girl in lavender who claims to have amnesia. as "Honey" becomes part of the Bolton family, Judy must co nfront her feelings. Is the girl she now cares about a liar & a thief." faded across top 1/2" of front cover, corners worn. 
Price: 11.48 USD
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188 Sutton, Margaret The Mark on the Mirror : a Judy Bolton Mystery #15
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1942 ca 1962 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. ca 1962 edition. 12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". 206 pp, red tweed boards w/blk lettering & drawing of haunted house on lower right corner of cover, brn-wht haunted house endpapers. Judy Bolton Mystery Book. TGSC format #5. book #15 in the series. J-244-15. " In a child custody battle, lawyer Peter Dobbs is uncertain which side to represent. Neither Mr. Ritter nor his ex-wife seem fit to raise their twelve-year-old adopted daughter, Ella. Judy steps in and reunite Ella with her birth father. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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189 Sutton, Margaret The Mysterious Half Cat : a Judy Bolton Mystery #9
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1936 ca 1953 Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
215 pp, red tweed papercovered boards w/black lettering & haunted house cover & endpapers, white spine dj w/color pictorial front, top edge stained red. Book #9 in the Judy Bolton mystery series, dj lists to book #22 on front flap & #24 on list on verso of the ffep. TGSC - J243-9, format #5, Axe pg 83-9 format, VI . Judy is overjoyed when her friend Dora Scott returns to Farringdon. But Scottie is not the funloving girl Judy remembers.Scottie's little sister, Carol, is suffering from a strange illness. Judy tries to help by finding Scottie's missing relatives, but to her horror it appears a local beggar is Scottie's grandfather. dj price-clipped, dj chipped at top & bottom of the spine, small chips on fore edge of front flap of dj, 
Price: 20.19 USD
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190 Sutton, Margaret The Name on the Bracelet : a Judy Bolton Mystery #13
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1940 ca 1942 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
216 pp, Thin green papercovered boards w/lavender lettering & w/small square picture on front cover, lavender endpapers by Pelagie Doane, TGSC J244-13, format 1. this is the last book listed on list of books advertisement page. plain paper frontispiece. series mystery book w/Judy Bolton. book #13 in the series. Judy & Peter become engaged & Judy goes to New York to meet her namesake, & loses the diamond from her ring. When Judy Irene is accidentally switched with the newborn daughter of another patient, Jane Merrit, Judy must locate Jane before Irene learns the truth. boards rubbed on top & bottom of spine, prev owner's name on ffep. 
Price: 12.54 USD
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191 Sutton, Margaret The Name on the Bracelet : a Judy Bolton Mystery #13
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1940 ca 1942 Hard Cover Good+ Fair+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
216 pp, Thin green papercovered boards w/lavender lettering & w/small square picture on front cover, lavender endpapers by Pelagie Doane, TGSC J244-13, format 1. this is the last book listed on list of books advertisement page. plain paper frontispiece. series mystery book w/Judy Bolton. book #13 in the series. Judy & Peter become engaged & Judy goes to New York to meet her namesake, & loses the diamond from her ring. When Judy Irene is accidentally switched with the newborn daughter of another patient, Jane Merrit, Judy must locate Jane before Irene learns the truth. boards rubbed on bottom of spine, dj 1" x 3" striip on top front edge missing, dj prev owner taped front hinge, 
Price: 25.08 USD
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192 Sutton, Margaret The Riddle of the Double Ring : a Judy Bolton Mystery #10
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1937 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
216 pp, dark green cloth boards w/lavender deco & letters, lavender illustrated endpapers, note about wartime paper conservation. Small drawing on front cover of figure watching the open door of a house. Last book mentioned on list of books opposite contents page. series mystery book w/Judy Bolton. #10 in the series. TGSC J-244-10, format #2. "Judy secretly accepts Arthur's ruby engagement, ring, but when a fur shop is robbed & Judy wants to investigate, Arthur proves a stick-in-the-mud and Judy misses Peter." Slight wear to the edges, prev owner's bookplate on ffep. 
Price: 21.25 USD
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193 Sutton, Margaret The Riddle of the Double Ring : a Judy Bolton Mystery #10
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1937 Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
216 pp, light green boards w/small square drawing on cover of figure watching the open door of a house, endpapers lavender & white line drawing w/figure going down staris w/flashlight, glossy frontispiece. Juvenile series mystery book w/Judy Bolton. Book #10 in the series. Axe 81-10 format II. "Judy becomes secretly engaged to Arthur. While he is in the hospital w/an injury suffered in the crash of his plane, Judy searches for Lorraine." TGSC format #1. Judy secretly accepts Arthur's ruby engagement ring, but when a fur shop is robbed & Judy wants to investigate, Arthur proves a stick-in-the-mud & Judy misses Peter." some wear to the edges, prev owner's name on ffep & title page, stain bottom front corner. 
Price: 15.26 USD
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194 Sutton, Margaret The Secret of the Barred Window : a Judy Bolton Mystery #16
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1943 Hard Cover Very Good- Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Doane, Pelagie 
207 pp, red tweed boards, dj blue pictorial front, dj spine white. Drawing of haunted house on lower right corner of cover. #16 in Judy Bolton Mystery Series for Girls. TGSC J-244-16 - format #5. " A week before her wedding, Judy goes to Connecticut to help Pauline Faulkner search for a missing author, Alice Bradley. The only occupant of Miss Bradley's house is a small white dog." dj chips along the edges, dj stained on the inside. 
Price: 29.54 USD
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195 Sutton, Margaret The Secret of the Barred Window : a Judy Bolton Mystery #16
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1943 ca 1946 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
207 pp, red boards w/dark red lettering w/illustration of figure looking at open door of house, pink-wht illustrated endpapers of girl doing down stairs, dj blue pictorial front, dj spine white, frontispiece on plain paper. This is book #16 in the Judy Bolton Mystery Series for Girls. GSC J-244-16 - format #3. " A week before her wedding, Judy goes to Connecticut to help Pauline Faulkner search for a missing author, Alice Bradley. The only occupant of Miss Bradley's house is a small white dog." pages yellowing, prev owner's bookplate on ffep, dj price-clipped. 
Price: 26.78 USD
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196 Sutton, Margaret The Vanishing Shadow : a Judy Bolton Mystery #1
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1932 ca 1942 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
218 pp, light green boards w/lavender lettering & small drawing on front cover in lavender, lavender endpapers, dj color illustrated front panel w/white spine, glossy frontispiece. mystery series book w/Judy Bolton, book #1 in the series. TGSC J242-1 format #1. dj has small chips at top & bottom of the spine. 
Price: 29.33 USD
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197 Sutton, Margaret The Vanishing Shadow : a Judy Bolton Mystery #1
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1932 ca 1943 Hard Cover Very Good- Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
218 pp, red boards w/dark brown & small drawing on front cover in dark brown, brown-white endpapers of haunted house, dj color illustrated front panel w/white spine. mystery series book w/Judy Bolton, book #1 in the series. TGSC J242-1 format #3. Book lists to Beverly Gray's Problem on dj back panel. Judy overhears two workers arguing about the dam. Although she does not understand what she has heard, one of the men tries to bribe her to be quiet, then kidnaps her and makers her promise not to say anything. She discovers the dam has been built with inferior materials. Judy keeps her promise but still manages to alert Horace to the danger. dj chipped at bottom of spine and missing one inch chip at top of spine, dj missing top front corners front & back, some wear to boards. 
Price: 19.13 USD
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198 Sutton, Margaret The Whispered Watchword - a Judy Bolton Mystery - #32
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1961 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Illustrated 
xii, 180 pp, red tweed hardback w/drawing of haunted house in black on front cover, white endpapers w/maroon illustration of haunted house on hill and bare trees, plain frontis w/multiple full & half page black-and-white illustrations in text. Phantom Friends #J-246-32 format #5 and Axe format VI. Last title listed on the advertisement page. While sightseeing in Wastington DC, Judy hears a statue of Roger Williams in the Capitol's Statuary Hall whisper the words "Senator Hockett.. when he says 'Soul Liberty.'" Is the senator's life being threatened? How did the statue speak? prev owner's name on ffep and recto of the frontispiece. 
Price: 116.88 USD
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199 Sutton, Margaret The Yellow Phantom : a Judy Bolton Mystery #6
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1933 ca 1932-1937 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Doane, Pelagie 
210 pp, (6) ads, light green boards w/small drawing in purple of figure watching the open door of a house on the front cover, lavender & white line drawing illustration of Judy Bolton on stairway endpapers, glossy frontispiece. SPF J-243-6. format #1. This is the sixth book in the Judy Bolton Mystery series. lists to #7 on ads in the back of the book. "While visiting Pauline Faulkner in New York, Irene falls in love with mystery writer Dale Meredith. Pauline goes to work for eccentric literary agent Emily Grirnshaw. Judy solves a mystery f/Irene's past that contr ibute to Irene's future happiness. Irene & Dale get engaged." corners worn, prev owner's bookplate on FPD & name on ffep. 
Price: 23.59 USD
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200 Turngren, Annette The Mystery of the Water Witch - an American Girl Library Book #7
New York, NY Random House 1964 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Woolhiser, Harvey 
[6], 154 pp, white green papercovered boards w/color illustrated front panel of a black horse rearing up, green-black lettering on the front cover and the spine. Book #7 in the American Girl Library book series. The Water Witch is no ordinary horse. She is a talented performer, whose role in a movie is helping Jed, her owner, to finish college. One day she mysteriously disappears. Prev owner wrote name on RPD. some soiling to the front cover and spine, slight wear to the bottom edges of the boards. 
Price: 7.61 USD
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