New York: A L Burt, 1935.
Illustrated by Frontispiece. First Edition; Early Printing. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #15019
1" square part of text torn from page 31/33 but present, spine sun, toned, cocked, 1937 birthday gift inscription, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; First of the three Mary Lou series books first printed by A L Burt and later reprinted by Saalfield. "Elsie Grant is being mistreated by her miserly aunt. When cash and a ruby necklace are stolen from the aunt, Elsie is suspected. Can Mary Louise find the real thief?" - The Society of Phantom Friends; The Girls' Series Companion, M-371. Glossy frontispiece and illustrated endpapers. Hard-to-find A L Burt juvenile girls series title. ; Mary Lou Series; Vol. 1; 254 pages.