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MEADOW-BROOK GIRLS BY THE SEA, ALDRIDGE, JANET
1 ALDRIDGE, JANET MEADOW-BROOK GIRLS BY THE SEA
PHILADELPHIA ALTEMUS,HENRY 1914 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 
One of several titles in this popular girls series from the teens and 20's. Book is tan with red bordered, impressed color front picture and lettering in black. Spine has series emblem, with red lettering. Front cover has light soiling, book is in a mylar protective cover. Endpapers are plain and are inscribed neatly in pencil with 1915 date. Plain paper frontpiece and numerous b/w illustrations on plain paper. 24 chapters, 255 pages, all clean and tight, + advertisments. Nice edition to this series 
Price: 8.00 USD
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TOM SWIFT AND HIS ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVE, APPLETON, VICTOR
2 APPLETON, VICTOR TOM SWIFT AND HIS ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVE
NY GROSSET & DUNLOP 1922 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
#25 in this popular boys series of the 1900's-1940's. Book is tan cloth with the quad picture front cover ( impressed ). Top/bottom spine are slightly rolled and rubbed, normal wearing on the edges , 4 corners have rubbing and slight fraying on two corners. High gloss frontpiece, pages all clean and tight. Endpapers are plain. 212 pages plus advertisements. Great edition for the Tom Swift collector. Book is in mylar cover for protection. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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THE BOY RANCHERS AMONG THE INDIANS, BAKER, WILLARD F.
3 BAKER, WILLARD F. THE BOY RANCHERS AMONG THE INDIANS
NY CUPPLES & LEON 1922 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 GOOCH, THELMA 
#4 in this popular western series for junvenile boys. Impressed front cover picture of the boys. Colors are good. Emblem of series on spine. Black lettering on spine and cover. Covers are clean. Top/bottom spine are slightly rolled; 4 corners good. Pages are all tight and clean, 206 pages + adveritsements. High gloss frontpiece. Very nice edition to this series. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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THE BOY RANCHERS IN THE DESERT, BAKER, WILLARD F.
4 BAKER, WILLARD F. THE BOY RANCHERS IN THE DESERT
NY CUPPLES & LEON 1924 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
Book is tan with impressed picture front cover. Emblem of series on spine; black lettering on title and author, publisher's name. Top/bottom spine are slightly rolled; 4 corners, VG; pages all tight and clean; 208 + advertisements; high gloss front piece; covers are clean. Very nice edition to this series. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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THE BOY RANCHERS ON ROARING RIVER, BAKER, WILLARD F.
5 BAKER, WILLARD F. THE BOY RANCHERS ON ROARING RIVER
NY CUPPLES & LEON 1926 Pictorial Cover Good 12mo - over 6 
#7 popular juvenile boys series. Book is tan with impressed color picture on front and spine emblem of the series is also in color on the spine. Black lettering on spine and front cover. Covers are clean. Top/bottom spine, all edges and 4 corners have rubbing and normal wearing. Endpapers are plain and left front one has had a sticker removed. 212 pages, all clean and tight; high gloss frontpiece. Book is in mylar slipcover. Great edition to this series. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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FOUR AFLOAT, BARBOUR, RALPH HENRY
6 BARBOUR, RALPH HENRY FOUR AFLOAT
NEW YORK D.APPLETON & COMPANY 1907 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 SPAENKUCHER, AUGUST 
The book is brown cloth with impressed picture front cover in yellow and black. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are slightly rolled and rubbed. Spine has gold lettering and emblem of the series. Covers are clean. Endpapers are plain, left front one has owners name neatly in ink. High gloss color tinted ukkystrated frontpiece + 3 more tinted illustrations through the book. Each illustration is sign and date 1907 by thed artist and are tinted. Thr 1st -4 pages have a tiny tea stain, otherwise all pages are clean and tight. Neat story of chums that school together. 
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SANDY STEELE- DANGER AT MORMAN CROSSING, BARLOW, ROGER
7 BARLOW, ROGER SANDY STEELE- DANGER AT MORMAN CROSSING
NEW YORK SIMON & SCHUSTER 1959 1ST PRINTING Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6 
This is #2 in this popular boys series from 50's. Book is tan, plain covers, black lettering on spine. Endpapers are plain. Plain paper frontpiece. 1st printing is printed on the back of the copyright pages, 18 chapters, 191 pages. DJ is in a brodart slipcover and is VG+. . Very slight rubbing on the front flap fold. NO chipping or tears. Inside front flap has been price clipped and is a synopsis of this title. Back inside flap is an introduction about this series. Back cover lists this series through #6. Very nice edition 
Price: 12.00 USD
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SANDY STEELE- FIRE AT RED LAKE, BARLOW, ROGER
8 BARLOW, ROGER SANDY STEELE- FIRE AT RED LAKE
NEW YORK SIMON & SCHUSTER 1959 1ST PRINTING Hard Cover Good Fair 12mo - over 6'' - 7'' tall 
This is #4 in this popular boys series from the 50's. Book is dark tan and top/bottom spine slightly rolled, 4 corners are good. Covers clean. Endpapers are plain and right front one has slight impression of the where the DJ rested before being put into a slipcover. Pages all clean and tight, with just a tiny bit of yellowing beginning along the outer edges.. DJ in a Brodart slipcover and has some small chips on the top front cover, one going into the spine and there is one small chip in the middle of the spine.. Rest of DJ is chip free. Colors are bright. Back cover lists this series. Back inside flap, introduction to this series and front inside flap is synopsis of this title. Nice edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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THE MOTION PICTURE COMRADES ABOARD A SUBMARINE, BARNES, ELMER TRACEY
9 BARNES, ELMER TRACEY THE MOTION PICTURE COMRADES ABOARD A SUBMARINE
NEW YORK NEW YORK BOOK COMPANY 1914 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
Original copyright is 1917 , by the American Authors Publishing co. This is a reprint from the 20's, I'm estimating. Book is #4 in this popular boys series from the teens through the 20's. Book is tan cloth with impressed picture front cover; 4 corners are slightly rubbed as are the top/bottom spine; series emblem on the spine, lettering on title, spine is black; covers are clean; plain paper frontpiece; 179 pages, clean and tight;plain paper endpapers; covers are clean; top/bottom spine and 4 corners are rubbed slightly and the spine edges also are rubbed. Book is mylar protective cover.. 
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THE MOTION PICTURE COMRADES' ALONG THE ORINOCO, BARNES, ELMER TRACEY
10 BARNES, ELMER TRACEY THE MOTION PICTURE COMRADES' ALONG THE ORINOCO
CHICAGO SAALFIED PUBLISHING 1917 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 ESTEP 
Copyright, 1917 by this publisher but estimating that is a 1920's edition. Inscription , neatly written in pencil states Xmas 1925; endpapers are plain; pictorial impressed front cover in orange and black with black lettering; book is tan cloth; covers are clean; 4 corners are slightly rolled from shelf wearing as are the top/bottom spine; slight yellowing on the outside edges of the pages but not in the text; pages are clean and tight;plain paper frontpiece;181 pages + advertisments. Nice edition to this popular boys series. Book is in mylar protective slipcover. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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RING O' BELLS MYSTERY, BLYTON, ENID
11 BLYTON, ENID RING O' BELLS MYSTERY
LONDON COLLINS 1953 Hard Cover Very Good Fair 12mo - over 6 DUNLOP, GILBERT 
This is the #4 in this adventure series with Roger, Diana, Snubby and Barney and Miranda. it is a British juvenile series. This edition is a first printing of the Collins publication, 1953. Book is VG condition. Covers clean, top/bottom spine slightly rolled. 4 corners are good. Front left endpaper is inscribed neatly in ink. Book is red cloth. 29 chapters,256 pages. DJ is in brodart slipcover. Top/botom spine have small chips. 2 top corner flap folds have tiny chips. There have been a couple of closed tear repairs, from the reverse side of the DJ. Very nicely done. Wraparound jacket. Front inside flap is synopsis of this story. Back inside flap is a list of the othe books in authors Adventure series and a list of Jennings Stories ( of the BBC) by Anthony Buckeridge. Very nice edition to a series, becoming quite collectible in the US. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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TROUBLE RIDES THE WIND, BOWER, B.M.
12 BOWER, B.M. TROUBLE RIDES THE WIND
NEW YORK TRIANGLE BOOKS 1943 Hard Cover Good Poor 12mo - over 6 N/A 
This book is a war edition and was reprinted by this publisher with permission from Little, Brown company in 1935. Book is gray with black and red strips on front cover and spine. Back cover is plain gray. Spine lettering is in black and has Tiangle symbols below the title and author's name. End papers are plain paper. All pages tight and clean BUT have the aging coloring around the edges but not in the text as typical of the war paper. 27 chapters, 300 pages. DJ is in a brodart slipcover and is poor. Chipping on the flap fold top/bottom; 1.5" chip on top spine that takes out the title; Bottom spine has tiny chipping and a taped repair from the inside on the spine edge to front cover. Inside flap is a synopsis of this title and back inside flap lists other books by this publisher. Back cover of the jacker is also a list of triangle books. 
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THE RADIO BOYS ON SECRET SERVICE DUTY, BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD
13 BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD THE RADIO BOYS ON SECRET SERVICE DUTY
NY A.L. BURT COMPANY 1922 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
#2 in this popular 1920's series for juvenile boys. Book is tan cloth with dark gold lettering for the title and black lettering on authors name. Top/bottom spine are slightly rolled and rubbed from shelf wear as are the 4 corners. Covers have very slight soiling. Endpapers are plain and left one has a Xmas sticker- Be Wise Don't open before Xmas- top right corner of left front endpapers has about a 1" length of paper missing and you can see some of the webbing. Right front endpaper is missing, bur all other pages are in tack; 235 pages + advertisements; high gloss frontpiece. Good edition to this series. 
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THE RADIO BOYS ON THE MEXICAN BORDER, BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD
14 BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD THE RADIO BOYS ON THE MEXICAN BORDER
NY` A.L. BURT COMPANY 1922 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
#1 in this popular series for juvenile boys from the 20's. Book is tan with impressed picture on front cover. Lettering is gold on the title, black for the author.The gold lettering is slightly faded; Top/bottom spine are slightly rolled; 4 corners show slightly wearing; 231 pages + adverstisements; endpapers are plain and right fronone is missing, otherwise all tight and clean; high gloss frontpiece. Nice edition to this series. 
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THE RADIO BOYS WITH THE BORDER PATROL, BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD
15 BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD THE RADIO BOYS WITH THE BORDER PATROL
NY A.L. BURT COMPANY 1924 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
#8 in this popular series for juvenile boys from the 20's. Book is tan with colored impressed front cover; covers are clean; top/bottom spine are slightly rolled and rubbed; 4 corners rubbed slightly; 241 pages + advertisements; endpapers are plain and left front one is inscribed; pages all clean and tight; high gloss frontpiece. Nice edition to this series. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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THE RADIO BOYS WITH THE REVENUE GUARDS, BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD
16 BRECKENRIDGE, GERALD THE RADIO BOYS WITH THE REVENUE GUARDS
NY A.L. BURT COMPANY 1922 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
#3 in this popular boys series from the 20's. Book is tan cloth; dark gold lettering on title, black lettering on author's; top/bottom spine are slightly rolled; 4 corners good with slight rubbing; impressed colored front cover; covers are clean; endpapers are plain and right front one is missing, otherwise, all pages in tack; high gloss frontpiece; 235 pages + advertisements. Nice edition to this series. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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THE GHOST OF WINDY HILL, BULLA, CLYDE ROBERT
17 BULLA, CLYDE ROBERT THE GHOST OF WINDY HILL
NY CROWELL, THOMAS Y. 1968 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 BOLOGNESE, DON 
Delightful story for young readers. Book is blue with wrapped pictorial covers of Windy Hill House and ghost on the back cover. Top/bottom spine are slightly rubbed, as are the 4 corners. All pages are clean and tight. Book is in mylar protective cover. Great human interest story for young children. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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THE ARMY BOYS ALONG PERSHING'S TRAIL, BURLEY, MAJOR ANDREW S.
18 BURLEY, MAJOR ANDREW S. THE ARMY BOYS ALONG PERSHING'S TRAIL
CHICAGO M.A.DONOHUE & CO. Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 N/A 
Book is green cloth with black lettering. Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are slightly rubbed. Covers are clean, 252 pages, slight aging coloring around the outer edges of the pages; all clean and tight + advertisements for several different boys and girls series by this publisher. Great edition for the scouting collector. 
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TARZAN AND THE ANT MEN, BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE
19 BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE TARZAN AND THE ANT MEN
NEW Y ORK GROSSET & DUNLOP 1952 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 
#2 in this popoular series by Burroughs. #2632 in this Grosset & Dunlop Series of popular series for boys and girls. Pictorial front cover and plain dark green back cover with lists of Tarzan novels. Top/bootom spine and 4 corners are good and there is some slight scuffing along bottom edge of front cover. Plain paper end papers. B/W illustration on title page of Tarzan on an elephant throwing a spear. 346 pages, all clean and tight. Great edition to this series. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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KIDNAPPED BY ACCIDENT, CATHERALL, ARTHUR
20 CATHERALL, ARTHUR KIDNAPPED BY ACCIDENT
NY LOTHROP, LEE & SHEPARD,CO. 1969 Pictorial Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 AMBRUS, VICTOR G. 
Top/bottom spine and 4 corners are good, normal shelf wearing. All pages clean and tight. Last blank page has repaired tear. Front right end paper has owners name. Nice black and white illustrations. Cute adventure story for young juveniles. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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