Hardy Boys Mystery Series / the Melted Coins
New York City, Grosset & Dunlap, 1944 (1956). Hardcover. pp. vi, 215.8vo,,,This edition printed in 1956 as number 23 in the series, and is bound in tan-gray tweed binding, with orange and white 'Greta' endpapers. The top right of the front flap shows '100100', and the lower left of the flap shows '100-140', with 'New York 10, N.Y.' at bottom. Title list ends at 'The Clue in the Embers' (#35). The book is unmarked, and in near fine condition. The dust jacket has a yellow spine. Previous owner applied 'scotch' tape to the inside of the top of spine to mend small close tear. Tape has dried out and fallen away, leaving discoloration. Minor wear to the top and bottom edges. The colours are bright. Carpentieri & Mular, p. 350, variant 1956A-21. Ill.: black-&-white illustrations. The first edition was published in 1944. Frontispiece illustration by Paul Laune.
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