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I have 5 Horatio Alger books for sale, including Fowler, the

Customer Question

I have 5 Horatio Alger books for sale, including Frank Fowler, the cash boy, not a signed copy;. Also have the errand boy,Tom Temples Career,and Joe's luck
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the antiques appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: I have the secret garden, Jane Eyre,robinson Crusoe,and the boys king arthur
JA: Is there anything else important you think the antiques appraiser should know?
Customer: King Arthur 1937, Crusoe 1948, Jane Eyre 1946, secret garden, 1911, 1938, 1962, all books have original covers. Alger books are in pretty good shape. I can send pictures.
Submitted: 29 days ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 29 days ago.

Hi,

Please make a list of the books that you have that includes the title, author, publisher and most recent publishing year (if there is more than one year listed).

~Nora

Customer: replied 29 days ago.
The boys king Arthur
Sidney lanier
Charles Scribner sons
1937The secret garden
Frances hodgson Burnett
J b Lippincott
1938Jane Eyre
Charlotte Bronte
World publishing
1946Robinson Crusoe
Daniel Defoe
Random house
1948The cash boy
Frank Fowler
Horatio Alger jr
A l Burt
1887The errand boy
Horatio Alger jr
A l Burt
1888Tom Temple's career Horatio Alger jr
A l Burt
1887Joe's luck
Horatio Alger jr
A l Burt
1887On Amazon saw bid for $ 559.00 for the cash boy
Expert:  Nora replied 28 days ago.

Hi,

Thank you for the list and information. Please provide a link to the Cash Boy book you found for $559.

~Nora

Customer: replied 28 days ago.
It was on Amazon. I will try to retrace my steps.
Expert:  Nora replied 28 days ago.

Hi,

No rush - just want to determine if that was an actual past sale price, or asking price. Bear in mind that an ‘asking price’ is one that has not been sold yet and a true sale value is based on actual past documented sale records.

~Nora

Customer: replied 28 days ago.
Thanks
Expert:  Nora replied 28 days ago.

Certainly