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Death-face, the detective, or, Life and love in New York
by Edward L. Wheeler., Cover title., "April 19, 1899.", Illustrated paper cover in color.
New York Nell, the boy-girl detective, or, Old Blakesly's money
by Edw. L. Wheeler., Cover title., "Nov. 15, 1899.", Illustrated paper cover in color.
The brigantine, or, Admiral Lowe's last cruise
by Decatur Paulding, U.S.N., Sometimes attributed to Myers.--Cf. BAL., Cover title: The Brigantine., Illustrated paper cover in orange and black., Frontispiece engraved by Nathaniel Orr.
The water waif
Charles P. Sumner., Illustrated paper cover in orange and black.
The brigantine, or, Admiral Lowe's last cruise
by Decatur Paulding., "February 15, 1881"--Johannsen, Albert. Beadle and Adams and its dime and nickel novels., Illustrated paper cover in color., Originally appeared as: The brigantine, or, Admiral Lowe : a tale of the 17th century, by "An American.", Also published as: A tale of 1673 : the brigantine, or, Admiral Lowe's last cruise, Later editions published under title: Bonny, the Dutch dame.
The red circle
Caption title., "December 1, 1879."--Edward T. LeBlanc bibliography of story papers, dime novels, and libraries., Printed in triple columns.
Nat Wolfe, or, The gold hunters
by Mrs. M.V. Victor., Illustrated paper cover in color., Originally published under title: The gold hunters., "November 6, 1883"--Johannsen, Albert. Beadle and Adams and its dime and nickel novels.
The Hussar captain, or, The hermit of Hell-Gate
by Prentiss Ingraham., Illustrated paper cover in orange and black.
A clue from the clouds, or, Nick Carter's mysterious evidence
edited by Chickering Carter., Caption title., Probably written by Frederic Van Rensselaer Day., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "July 21, 1906"--Cover.
The taxicab mystery, or, Nick Carter closes a deal
edited by Chickering Carter., Caption title., Probably written by Frederic Van Rensselaer Day., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "July 3, 1909"--Cover.
A born salesman, or, A young moneymaker on the road
by a Self-made man., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., "November 5, 1920.", "Stories of boys that make money.", Printed in double columns., Includes chapters XVII-XVIII of: Lost on Mt. Erebus, or, A boy explorer at the South Pole / by Gaston Garne., Includes some articles and the short story: A slippery scoundrel / by John Sherman.
A lucky errand boy, or, Working his way to fortune
by a Self-made man., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., "March 4, 1921.", "Stories of boys that make money.", Printed in double columns., Includes chapter IV of: A lawyer at nineteen, or, Fighting against a fraud / by Gaston Garne., Includes some articles and the short story: A narrow escape / by Col. Ralph Fenton.
Through thick and thin, or, Our boys abroad
by Howard Austin., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "December 26, 1917"--Title page., "Stories of adventure"--Title page., Includes short story (page 23): Out for money, or, A poor boy's chance in a big city / by J. P. Richards., Includes short story (page 26): Hustling Joe Brown, or, The boy who kept the town alive / by William Wade., Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 220.
The merry ten, or, The shadows of a social club
by Jno B. Dowd., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "September 25, 1918"--Title page., "Stories of adventure"--Title page., "Suddenly, with a wild yell Jenkins sprang upon the table among the dishes and bottles. The next moment he half crouched, and gazed towards a half opened door, as though his very soul was in his eyes. A deathly pallor o'erspread his features"--Cover., Also printed in: The Boys' star library, no. 237., Printed previously as: Pluck and luck ; no. 259., Includes short story (page 24): Sent on the road, or, A smart boy in business / by J. P. Richards., Includes short story (page 27): Peary's boy guide, or, Icebound in the arctic / by William Wade.
Broker Bob, or, The youngest operator in Wall Street
by H. K. Shackleford., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "April 9, 1919"--Title page., "Stories of adventure"--Title page., "Bob dashed a chair in his face and then tried to escape from the room. The man headed him off and they went down on the floor together. Quincy was a stalwart man. He seized the assailant by the collar."--Cover., Includes short story (page 24): Lucky Joe Brown, or, The smartest boy in New York / by J. P. Richards., Includes short story (page 25): After black diamonds, or, The boys of coal shaft no. 3 / by William Wade., Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 287.
The shattered glass, or, A country boy in New York
by Jno. B. Dowd., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "May 21, 1919"--Title page., "Stories of adventure"--Title page., Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 293., Includes short story (page 24): After black diamonds, or, The boys of coal shaft no. 3 / by William Wade.
Adrift in the city, or, The fate of a waif / by a Self-made man
Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., "September 7, 1928.", "Stories of boys who make money.", "Complete in this issue.", Printed in double columns., Self-made man is a pseud. for James Perkins Tracy. Also wrote under the name Beverly Kennon. Cf. Dime novel companion., Includes chapters XV-XVI of: Short-stop Sam, or, The boss of the baseball boys / by Gaston Garne., Includes short story: A mutual mistake / by Kit Clyde.
A New York working boy, or, A fight for a fortune
by Howard Austin., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "June 8, 1921"--Cover., "Complete stories of adventure"--Cover., "Alice struggled and screamed. Dan flew in pursuit, and struck the man with all his force on the arm. At the same instant the woman in the hack leaped out and laid hold of Alice, too. "Take her in!" hissed the man."--Cover., Includes story, page 22: The young mail carrier, or, The dangers of the postal road / by William Wade., Includes short story, pages 24-25: The mad kidnapper / by Horace Appleton., [4] pages of advertisements.
Liberty Hose, or, The pride of Plattsville
by Ex-Fire Chief Warden., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "November 29, 1922"--Cover., "Complete stories of adventure"--Cover., " "Let me help you through the opening." She held up her arms for him to take her, and he helped her, feet foremost, through the opening so that she succeeded in getting on the ladder. One of the of Libertys was below."--Cover illustrated caption., Includes story, page 22: The vanishing of Val Vane, or, The troubles of a boy millionaire / by William Wade., Includes short story, pages 24-25: The man with the hatchet / by Horace Appleton., Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 477.
Shiner, the New-York bootblack, or, The secret of a boy's life
by Allan Arnold., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "February 7, 1923"--Cover., "Stories of adventure"--Cover., "Swinging his box suddenly around by its strap, he sent the fellow's cane flying into a far corner of the room. It fell with a metallic ring, and seemed to come apart, although Shiner did not see this."--Cover illustrated caption., Includes story, page 22: The vanishing of Val Vane, or, The troubles of a boy millionaire / by William Wade., Includes short story, pages 24-25: A red trail / by Alexander Armstrong., [4] pages of advertisements.
Driven apart, or, The trip of the Daisy
by Captain Thos. H. Wilson., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "November 21, 1923"--Cover., "Stories of adventure"--Cover., "Before he could shoot at Don he received a kick that drew a groan of agony from his lips, sent the pistol flying and rolled him down the hill, with Silas after him. Don jumped up and seized the weapon."--Cover illustrated caption., Includes story, page 22: Breaking the record, or, Around the world in thirty-three days / by William Wade.
Bob the waif, a story of life in New York
by Howard Austin., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "November 28, 1923"--Cover., "Stories of adventure"--Cover., "Bob tipped the cask over, and with the assistance of his fellow-apprentices they pulled the drunken cooper out, and carried him to a shed where they placed him on some shavings to sleep off his jag undisturbed by anybody."--Cover illustrated caption., Includes story, page 22: Breaking the record, or, Around the world in thirty-three days / by William Wade., Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 36.
The phantom fireman, or, The mystery of Mark Howland's life
by Ex-Fire-Chief Warden., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "July 23, 1924"--Cover., "Stories of adventure"--Cover., "Mark glared at the fireman with a feeling of amazement that can be better imagined than described. He recognized him as a specter whose face was strangely familiar. With a face ashen-hued, he quickly descended the ladder."--Cover illustration caption., Includes story, page 22: The boy behind the bar, or, The terrible stories he told / by William Wade., Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 50., Curren news, radio news, etc.: p. 21-[29].