Alfred Hitchcock            

& The Three Investigators Books

            The books available for purchase in this remarkable series for older children are listed below in black, with descriptions & prices.  Please order using the 4 or 5 digit red number.  Please email any questions to us at Chafin@comcast.net.   Email us for shipping charges.  All books are subject to prior sale!  Check back often as the books available are changing constantly. 

 

1    The Secret of Terror Castle  (1964)

                                                                                      German version (right):  Die drei ??? Das Gespensterschlob

1SC1 Soft cover. Scholastic Book Services. First Printing.  Excellent condition except for "Anne" written on front cover & price written neatly in pen inside front cover. $7.00.    1SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Excellent condition. Store paid stamp inside front cover. $7.00.    1SC3 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Near fine - a little glue on cover where removed sticker. $7.00.    1SC4 Soft cover. Random House New York. Excellent condition - corner crease on cover. $7.00.    1SC5 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover & spine. Excellent condition - name written neatly inside cover. $6.00.    1SC6 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Fine. No markings. $9.00.   1SC7 Soft cover. Random House. Very good, slight cover wear. $6.

 

2    The Mystery of the Stuttering Parrot  (1964)

                                                                                          German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Super-Papagei

2HB3 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. First edition - near fine. $19.00.   2SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Fine. $8.00.    2SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover & spine. First Printing. Fine. $9.00.    2SC3 Soft cover. Random House New York. Excellent condition - darkening of page edges. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. $6.00.   2SC4 Soft cover. Random House. Fine. $6.

 

3    The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy  (1965)

                                                                                           German version (right):  Die drei ??? und die Flusternde Mumie

3HB1 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Excellent condition - some spine separation - easily repairable. $12.00.    3HB2 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Book in very good condition but writing inside cover, on first blank page & on page edges at bottom of book. $7.00.    3BH3 Hardcover. Random House New York. Excellent condition but some spine damage has been taped. $9.00.    3HB4 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Near fine - shading on first blank page where a label has been removed. 15.00.    3SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover and spine. Near fine - name written neatly inside cover. Looks like it has never been read. $8.00.    3SC2  Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover and spine. Fine. $9.00.   3SC3 Soft cover. Random House. Near fine. $7.

 

4    The Mystery of the Green Ghost  (1965)

                                                                                               German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Grune Geist

4HB3 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Fine condition. $13.00.    4HB4 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Fine condition. $14.00.     4HB6 Hardcover. Random House New York.  Near fine. $14.00.    4PB1 Paperback. Scholastic Book Services. Near fine. $5.00.    4SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Near fine - mark on cover where sticker has been removed. $7.00.     4SC2 Soft cover. Random House. Good - wear & crease on cover. $4.

 

5    The Mystery of the Vanishing Treasure  (1966)

                                                                                                  German Version (right):  Die drei ??? und der Verschwundene Schatz

5SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Ex-library copy. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. First Printing! Usual library stamps. Fair condition. $4.    5SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Fine. No markings. $9.00.   5SC3 Soft cover. Random House. Fine! $12.

 

6    The Secret of Skeleton Island  (1966)

                                                                                                      German version (right):  Die drei Die ??? Geisterinsel.

6SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Ex-library copy with usual library markings. Good condition. $3.00.   6PB1 Paperback. Scholastic. Excellent, stamp on title page. $4.   6SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Very fine. $6.

 

 

7    The Mystery of the Fiery Eye  (1967)

                                                                                                      German Version (right):  Die drei ??? der Fluch des Rubins

7HB2 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Near fine. $17.00.    7PB1 Paperback. Excellent. $5.

 

 

8    The Mystery of the Silver Spider  (1967)

                                                                                                         German version (right):  Die drei ??? Die Silberne Spinne

8HB2 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. First printing! Fair condition - quite a bit of cover wear. $9.00.    8SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover & spine. First printing! Very fine! $9.00.   8PB1 Paperback. Scholastic. Good, writing inside front cover & two early pages. $3.

 

9    The Mystery of the Screaming Clock  (1968)

                                                                                                           German version (right):  Die drei ??? und der Seltsame Wecker

9PB1 Paperback. Scholastic Book Services. Fine! $6.00.   9SC1 Soft cover. Bullseye Books. Very good, some cover wear, no markings. $4.

 

10    The Mystery of the Moaning Cave  (1968)

                                                                                  German version (right):  Die Drei ??? Der Teufelsberg

10HB2 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Excellent condition - no markings. $14.00.    10SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover & spine. First Printing! Very fine! Never been read. $9.00.

 

11    The Mystery of the Talking Skull  (1969)

                                                                                                              German version (right):  Die drei ??? der Sprechend Totenkopf

11HB3 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Excellent condition - would be "fine" except for white spot on cover where name tape was removed. Beautiful book!   11SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Excellent condition - no markings. $7.00.    11SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Excellent condition - no markings. $7.00.

 

12     The Mystery of the Laughing Shadow  (1969)

                                                               German Version (right):  Die drei ??? und der Lachende Schatten

12HB1 Hardcover. Random House New York. Near fine - no markings. $15.00.   12SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover & spine. First Printing! Very fine! Never been read. As good as they get. $10.00.    12PB1 Paperback. Scholastic Book Services. Fine - no markings. $6.00.

 

 

13    The Secret of the Crooked Cat  (1970)

                                                                                                              German version (right):  Die drei ??? und die Schwarze Katze

13HB3 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Near fine. $14.00.    13SC1  Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. First Printing! Fine. $9.00.    13PB1  Paperback. Collins/Armada. Fine. $5.00.

 

 

14    The Mystery of the Coughing Dragon  (1970)

                                                                                                                 German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Unheimliche Drache

14SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Fine. $8.00.

 

 

15    The Mystery of the Flaming Footprints  (1971)

                                                                                                                  German version (right):  Die drei ??? Die Flammende Spur

15HB2 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Fine. $14.00.    15SC1 Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover & spine. Very fine. Never been read. $9.00.    15HB3 Random House New York. Appears to be special library binding - yellow. Good condition w/usual library markings. $9.00.   15PB1 Scholastic. Excellent, name inside cover. $4.

 

16    The Mystery of the Nervous Lion  (1974)

                                                                                                                    German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Rasende Lowe

 

 

 

17    The Mystery of the Singing Serpent  (1972)

                                                                                                                       German version (right):  Die drei ??? Die Singende Schlange

17HB1 Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Fine. $19.00.   17SC1 Soft cover.  Random House New York. First printing. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Fine. $10.00.     17SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. First printing. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Near fine - crease on cover. $9.00.

 

 

18    The Mystery of the Shrinking House  (1972)

                                                                                                                       German version (right):  Die drei ??? und die Ratselhaften Bilder

         18PB1 Scholastic. Excellent, name inside cover. $4.

 

 

19    The Secret of Phantom Lake  (1973)

                                                                                                                          German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Phantomsee.

19SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Fine. $9.00.    19SC2 Soft Cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover & spine. Good condition. $5.00.

 

 

20    The Mystery of Monster Mountain  (1973)

                                                                                                                           German version (right):  Die drei ??? Das Bergmonster.

20HB2  Hardcover. Random House New York. Blue spiderwebs. Fine. Glossy cover. $20.00.    20PB1 Paperback. Scholastic. Fine. $5.

 

 

21    The Secret of the Haunted Mirror  (1974)

                                                                                                                           German version (right):  die drei ??? Der Zauberspiegel.

21HB1 Hardcover. Random House New York. Fine. $19.00.     21PB1 Paperback. Scholastic. Very good. $4.   21SC1 Soft cover. Bullseye Books. Very good, some cover wear, no markings. $4.

 

 

22    The Mystery of the Dead Man's Riddle  (1974)

                                                                                               German Version (right):  Die drei ??? und die gefahrliche Erbschaft.

22SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. First Printing. Very Fine. $14.00.    22SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Fine. $10.00.    22SC3 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Near fine. $8.00    22SC4 Soft Cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Good. Name written small inside front cover - pages darkened quite a bit. $5.00.

 

 

23    The Mystery of the Invisible Dog  (1975)

                                                                                                                              German version (right):  Die drei ??? der Karpatenhund

23SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and on spine. Near fine. $9.00.    23SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Fine. $11.00.

 

 

24    The Mystery of Death Trap Mine  (1976)

24SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover and spine. Very good - no writings on cover or inside.

 

 

 

25    The Mystery of the Dancing Devil  (1976)

                                                                                                                         German Version (Right):  Die drei ??? Der Tanzende Teufel

25HB1 Hardcover glossy. Random House New York. Very Fine! First Printing! Perfect book! $32.00.    25HB2 Hardcover glossy. Random House. Very Fine! First Printing! Perfect book! $32.00.

 

 

26    The Mystery of the Headless Horse  (1977)

                                                                                                                           German Version (Right):  Die drei ??? und das Aztekenschwert

26SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Near fine - price written inside cover. $6.00.    26SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Fine. $9.00.

 

 

27    The Mystery of the Magic Circle  (1978)

                                                                                                                            German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Magische Kreis

27SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Near Fine. $10.00.

 

 

 

28    The Mystery of the Deadly Double  (1978)

                                                                                                                              German Version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Doppelganger

28SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Key cameo on cover and spine. Good - substantial wear.  $5.00.

 

 

 

29    The Mystery of the Sinister Scarecrow  (1979)

                                                                                                                               German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Ameisenmensch

29SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette on cover and spine. Fine. $12.00.    29SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette on cover and spine. Fine. $12.00.

 

 

30   The Secret of Shark Reef  (1979)

                                                                                                                                  German version (right):  Die drei ??? das Riffe der Haie

30SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and on spine. First Printing! Good condition - initials inside front cover & on first blank page. $6.00.    30SC2 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Very fine. $15.00.    30SC3 Soft cover. Random House New York. Hitchcock silhouette cameo on cover and spine. Excellent condition. $11.00.    30PB1 Paperback. Scholastic Book Services. Very Fine. $8.00.

 

 

31    The Mystery of the Scar-Faced Beggar  (1981)

                                                                                                                                   German version (right):  Die drei ??? das Narbengesicht

31SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Key cameo on cover and spine. Fine. $15.00.    31HB1 Hardcover. Random House New York. Keyhold cameo on cover. Good - usual library markings. $9.00.

 

 

32    The Mystery of the Blazing Cliffs  (1981)

 

 

 

 

33    The Mystery of the Purple Pirate  (1982)

                                                                                                                           German version (right):  Die drei ??? der Rote Pirat

33SC1 Soft cover. Bullseye Books - Alfred A Knopf New York. First edition! Very fine.  $13.00.   33SC2 Soft cover. Bullseye Books. First edition! Fine. $10.00.

 

 

34    The Mystery of the Wandering Cave Man  (1982)

                                                                                                                            German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der Hohlenmensch

 

 

 

 

35    The Mystery of the Kidnapped Whale  (1983)

           35SC1 Bullseye Books. First Printing. Fine. $12.

 

 

 

36    The Mystery of the Missing Mermaid  (1983)

 

 

 

37    The Mystery of the Two-Toed Pigeon  (1984)

37SC1 Soft cover. Random House New York. Keyhole cameo on cover and spine.  Excellent. $12.00.

 

 

      

38    The Mystery of the Smashing Glass  (1984)

                                                                                                                    German version (right): Die drei ??? der Automarder

 

 

39    The Mystery of the Trail of Terror  (1984)

                                                                                                                German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der unsichtbare Gegner

            39SC1 Soft cover. Bullseye Book. First edition. Fine! $13.

 

 

40    The Mystery of the Rogues' Reunion  (1985)

                                                                                                                German version (right):  Die drei ??? der Gestohlene Preis.

 

 

 

41    The Mystery of the Creep-Show Crooks  (1985)

                                                                                                                 German version (right):  Die drei ??? der Hollische Werwolf

 

 

 

42    The Mystery of the Wreckers' Rock  (1986)

                                                                                                                 German version (Right): Die drei ??? Das Gold der Wikinger

 

 

 

     

        43    The Mystery of the Cranky Collector  (1987)

                                                                                                                           German version (right: die drei ??? Der Schrullige Millionar

 

 

 

FIND YOUR FATE MYSTERIES (1985-1987)

 

RH#1   Case of the Weeping Coffin  (1985)

RH1SC1  Very good.  $5

                                                                                                                      German version (right):  Die drei ??? der Weinende Sarg

 

 

 

RH#2    Case of the Dancing Dinosaur  (1985)

                                                                                                                       German version (right):  Die drei ??? Das Volk der Winde

 

 

 

 

      RH#3    Case of the House of Horrors  (1986)

 

 

      RH#4    Case of the Savage Statue  (1987)

 

CRIME BUSTERS (1989-1990)

1    Hot Wheels  (1989)

                                                                                                                    German version (right):  Die drei ??? Die Automafia

CB1SC1 Soft cover. Bullseye Books - Alfred A. Knopf New York. First Printing. Very good condition but writing inside both covers and on back. $6.00.

 

2    Murder To Go  (1989)

                                                                                                                      German version (right):  Die drei ??? der Giftige Gockel

CB2SC1 Soft cover. Bullseye Books - Alfred A Knopf New York. First Printing. Excellent condition but writing inside front cover. $6.00.

 

 

3    Rough Stuff  (1989)

                                                                                                                        German version (right):  Die drei ??? die Gefahrlichen Fasser

 

 

 

4    Funny Business  (1989)

                                                                                                                        German version (right):  Die drei ??? Die Comic-Diebe

 

 

    

          5    An Ear For Danger  (1989)

                                                                                                                                        German version (right):  Die drei ??? der riskante Ritt

 

 

 

6    Thriller Diller  (1989)

                                                                                                          German version (right):  Die drei ??? Der verschwundene Filmstar

CB6SC1 Soft cover. Borzoi Sprinters Alfred A. Knopf New York. First Printing. Very good condition - no writing anywhere. $6.00.

 

     

7    Reel Trouble  (1989)

                                                                                                                           German version (right):  Die drei ??? Die Musikpiraten

7PB1 Paperback. Borzoi Sprinters. First printing! Excellent condition, slight water stains on first   and last page, no markings. $6.    

 

 

8    Shoot The Works  (1990)

 

 

 

9    Foul Play  (1990)

 

 

 

10    Long Shot  (1990)

 

 

 

11    Fatal Error  (1990)

                                                                                          German version (right):  Die drei ??? Angriff der Computer-Viren

 

 

 

12    Brain Wash (never published)

 

            

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