The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Subject/Tag - Robbery investigation

American Detective Series

24. Electro Pete, the Man of Fire; or, The Wharf Rats of Locust Point. A Baltimore Detective Tale
27. The Pinkerton Ferret; or, Three Against One
28. Cop Colt, the Quaker City Detective; or, A Hound on the Wolves' Track
35. The Never Fail Detective; or, Thereon, of the Thumbless Hand

The Banner Weekly

The Bobtail Bonanza; or, Johnny Geer's Pay Streak
Cool Chris, the Crystal Sport; or, The Firebrand Detective's Mysterious Mission
Dan Dunn, The Soft-Hand Sport; or, Unmasking the Masks
Dauntless Dan, The Free-Lance of the Plains; or, The Vagabond Pard's Deliverance
Dead-Square Sport's Double; or, Dare Deverell's Life Hustle
The Diamond Dagger; or, Joe Phenix's Double Deal, A Story of the Queen City of the Ohio
The Dragoon Detective; or, The Darling of Destiny
The Gold Brick Sharps; or, The Arch Schemer's Jugglery, A Story of the Mystic Brotherhood
Headlight Harry; or, Black Bart's Brotherhood
Jack Simons, detective or, The wolves of Washington.
Joe Phenix's Mascot; or, The Gentleman Crook's Decoy, A Story of Detective Transformations
The King of Crooks; or, The Fugitive Detective
The Man From Denver; or, The King-Pin Sport's Diamond
The Man of Silk; or, Little Puss, The Pride of Posey's Pocket
The Man of Three; or, Playing for Five Millions
Old Grip's Grip; or, The Great Detective's Covenant with the Dead
Old Grip's Still Hunt; or, The Bank President's Nemesis
The Pointing Finger; or, The Outcast's Heritage
The Soft-Hand's Clutch; or, Dan Dunn's Double Foil
Starlight, the Sparkler Sport; or, The Stranglers of the Silver Slope
Will Waters, The Boy Ferret; or, Marked with a Triangle
Wind River Clark, the Gold Hermit; or, The Ghouls of the Placer

Beadle's Dime Novels

The Planter Pirate. A Souvenir of Mississippi

Beadle's Half-Dime Library

87. The Planter Pirate. A Souvenir of Mississippi
133. Boss Bob, the king of bootblacks, or, The pawnbroker's plot
223. Ozark Alf, king of the mountain, or, Featherweight among the outlaws
235. Shadow Sam, the messenger boy, or, Turning the tables
291. Turk, the boy ferret
324. Ralph Ready, the hotel boy detective, or, Tracking the foxes to earth
328. The sky detectives, or, A boy's fight for life and honor
334. Kangaroo Kit, or, The mysterious miner
421. Deadwood Dick in New York, or, "A cute case"
423. The lost finger, or, The entrapped cashier
432. The Pinkerton Ferret; or, Three Against One
434. Jim Beak and pal, private detectives, or, Playing three hands
445. The city vampires, or, Red Rolfe's pigeon
446. Haphazard Harry, or, The scapegrace of the sea
481. Moll Mystery, or, Deadwood Dick Jr., in Deadwood
483. The ferrets afloat, or, Wizard Will's last case
485. "Git Thar" Owney, the unknown, or, The boy oarsman-detective's double pull
512. Dodger Dick, the wharf-spy detective, or, Jack o' Diamonds and his game
513. The demon doctor, or, Deadhold, the 'kid' detective
516. Tartar Tim, or, Five Points Phil's menagerie
521. Dodger Dick's best dodge, or, The gold gang of Gotham
524. The engineer detective, or, Redlight Ralph's resolve
533. Wrestling Rex, the pride of the sixth ward, or, Five Points Phil and the birds of prey
534. Deadwood Dick's death hunt, or, The way of the transgressor
541. Jeff Flicker, the stable boy detective, or, The lively racket in Jericho
543. Dodger Dick's double, or, The rival boy detectives
549. Capt. Crimson Cowl, the road raider, or, Deadwood Dick on his mettle
566. The secret service boy detective, or, Tony Blink's first scoop
571. Air-Line Luke, the engineer detective, or, The double case
585. Will Waters, The Boy Ferret; or, Marked with a Triangle
592. The boy Pinkerton, or, How Tom Hildreth run the rascals down
594. Little Lon, the street singer detective, or, Kit Christopher's missing links
600. Deadwood Dick, Jr. in Coney Island, or, The "piping" of Polly Pilgrim
601. Happy Hans, the Dutch Vidocq, or, Red-hot times at Round-Up
606. Deadwood Dick's Leadville lay, or, Bristol and Bucket's boom
608. The pitcher detective's foil, or, Double-Curve Dan's double play
610. Old Skinner, the gold shark, or, Tony Sharp on guard
614. Whistling Jacob, the detective's aid, or, The queer combination
621. Truthful James, the "pecooliar" man, or, The spoiler despoiled
629. Violet Vane, the velvet sport, or, The jubilee at Jacktown
639. Sunrise Saul, the express train ferret, or, The lame horse miner's quest
646. Cowboy Gid, the cattle-range detective, or, The grand corral at Cross-Notch
647. Typewriter Tilly, the merchant's ward, or, Amateur detective against professional
653. Billy Bantam, the boy beagle, or, Gathering the guilty gang
657. Warbling William, the mountain mountebank, or, The singing detective and his boy second
658. Sky-Rocket Rob, the life-saver, or, The storm-waif of Giant's Boot
663. Violet Vane's victory, or, The Jasper City clean-out
666. Deadwood Dick, Jr. back in the mines, or, The mountain amazon's double game
669. Broadway Billy abroad, or, The bootblack bravo in San Francisco
671. Jersey Jed, the boy hustler, or, Shadowing the shadower
673. Headlight Harry; or, Black Bart's Brotherhood
680. Dauntless Dan, The Free-Lance of the Plains; or, The Vagabond Pard's Deliverance
689. Billy, the gipsy spy, or, Working out the mystery of two lives
690. Deadwood Dick, Jr's. dollars, or, The humming-bird of Honeysuckle
694. Spicy Jim, the only one of his kind, or, Heading off the crooks
700. Deadwood Dick, Jr's. drop, or, The sojourn at Satan's spring
701. Photograph Fred, the camera sharp, or, The fight to the finish
853. Dick Doom's kidnapper knock-out, or, The search-light detective in Chicago

Beadle's New Dime Novels

31. On the trail, or, Tim Bufton, the trapper
42. Spanish Jack, the mountain bandit, or, The pledge of life
238. The Planter Pirate. A Souvenir of Mississippi
281. Spanish Jack, the mountain bandit, or, The pledge of life

Beadle's New York Dime Library

The Never Fail Detective; or, Thereon, of the Thumbless Hand
34. Rocky Mountain Rob, The California Outlaw; or, The Vigilantes of Humbug Bar
74. El Capitan; or, The Queen of the Lakes, A Romance of the Mexican Valley
107. Richard Talbot of Cinnabar; or, The Brothers of the Red Hand
118. The burglar captain, or, The fallen star
132. Nemo, King of the Tramps; or, The Romany Girl's Vengeance
143. The czar's spy, or, The nihilist league
155. The Corsair Queen, or, The gipsies of the sea
170. Sweet William, the trapper detective, or, The chief of the crimson clan
202. Cactus Jack, the giant guide, or, The masked robbers of black bend
203. The Double Detective; or, The Midnight Mystery
271. Stonefist, of Big Nugget Bend, or, Old Ketchum's tug of war
279. The gold-dragon, or, The California-bloodhound
288. Electro Pete, the Man of Fire; or, The Wharf Rats of Locust Point. A Baltimore Detective Tale
330. Cop Colt, the Quaker City Detective; or, A Hound on the Wolves' Track
335. Flash Dan, the Nabob, or, The blades of Bowie Bar
347. Denver Duke, the man with "sand," or, Centipede Sam's lone hand
348. Dan Dillon, king of Crosscut, or, A woman's wild work
350. Flash Falcon, the society detective
357. Jack Simons, detective or, The wolves of Washington.
374. Major Blister, the sport of two cities, or, The Broadway spotter in the Black Hills
396. The piper detective, or, The Gilt Edge Gang
413. Captain Coldgrip in New York, or, The dragon league
441. The California sleuth, or, The trail of the gold grandee
444. The magic detective, or, The hidden hand
447. Volcano, the Frisco spy, or, The secret of the secret seven
449. Bluff Burke, king of the rockies, or, The black stake rivals
485. Rowlock, the harbor detective, or, The terrible twins
491. Zigzag and Cutt, the invincible detectives, or, A precious set of scoundrels
494. The detectives' spy, or, The invisible rook
498. Central Pacific Paul, the mail-train spy, or, Yank Yellowbird's iron trail
501. Springsteel Steve, the retired detective, or, The relentless shadower
505. Phil Fox, the genteel spotter, or, The private secretary's oath
506. Uncle Honest, the peacemaker of Hornet's Nest, or, Yank Yellowbird versus The Leather Jackets
507. The drummer detective, or, The dead straight trail
520. The lone hand on the caddo, or, The bad man of the big bayou
538. Rube Rocket, the tent detective, or, The treacherous two
539. Old Doubledark, the wily detective, or, The invisible foe's masquerade
541. Major Magnet, the man of nerve, or, The muck-a-mucks of Animas
549. Belshazzar Brick, the bailiff of Blue Blazes, or, Four Horse Frank's frolic at Bad Luck Bar
559. Danton, the shadow sharp, or, The queen of the hidden hands
561. The thug king, or, The falcon detective's invisible foe
565. Prince Paul, the postman detective, or, Crushing a serpent's head
573. The witch of Shasta, or, The man of cheek
606. The drop detective, or, The Dreamthorpe sensation
607. Old Benzine, the hard case detective, or, Joe Bowers' racket at Ricaree City
608. Silent Sam, the shadow sphinx, or, Following the invisible trail
612. Sheriff Stillwood, the regulator of Raspberry, or, The "suspects" from Frisco
616. Magnus, the weird detective, or, Solving a master-rogue mystery
618. Kansas Karl, the detective king, or, The sphinx of Leadville
622. The all around sports, or, The keepers of the seals
643. Castlemaine, the silent sifter, or, The great detective's wonderful revelation
661. The get-there sharp, or, Grip-Sack Sid at Rocky Comfort
686. The on-the-wing detectives, or, Bolly Blair's grand exposition
693. Kent Kasson, the preacher sport, or, The double deal at Denver
694. Gideon Grip, the secret shadower, or, The clew of the invisible hand
695. Singer Sam, the pilgrim detective, or, Behind masked batteries
700. Joe Phenix's unknown, or, Crushing the crook combination
703. Spokane Saul, the Samaritan suspect, or, The double twist at Camp Sahara
706. Detective Burr's seven clues, or, The studio crime
708. Joe Phenix's siren, or, The woman Hawkshaw
712. The Man of Silk; or, Little Puss, The Pride of Posey's Pocket
736. The Never Fail Detective; or, Thereon, of the Thumbless Hand
739. Buffalo Bill's blind, or, The masked driver of Death's Canyon
746. The Dragoon Detective; or, The Darling of Destiny
749. Joe Phenix's big bulge, or, The cracksman baron in New York
768. The prince of New York crooks, or, The Denver man's hot hunt
777. Buffalo Bill's Spy Shadower; or, The Hermit of Grand Canyon
778. Old Grip's Grip; or, The Great Detective's Covenant with the Dead
782. Royal Rock, the round-up detective, or, The neck-and-neck race with rogues
786. Chicago Charlie's diamond dash, or, Trapping the tunnel thieves
790. Plunger Pete, the race-track detective, or, Bouncing the Bowery wolves
792. The Wall Street sharper's snap, or, The bank cashier's clue
793. The Man of Three; or, Playing for Five Millions
797. The Bobtail Bonanza; or, Johnny Geer's Pay Streak
799. The New York sport at Long Branch, or, Blocking the burlesque actress's game
800. Wild Bill, the dead-center shot, or, Rio Grande Ralph, the cowboy chief
801. The Pointing Finger; or, The Outcast's Heritage
803. The bogus broker's right bower, or, Ralph Rolent's (Felon 26) tigress-shadower
809. Dan Dunn, The Soft-Hand Sport; or, Unmasking the Masks
813. The sham spotter's shrewd scheme, or, Detective Burr's diamond drop
815. The Soft-Hand's Clutch; or, Dan Dunn's Double Foil
835. The king-pin detective, or, The Red Water City clean-out
837. Curly Kid, the Cheyenne sport, or, The cool captain in Crystal City
838. Old Grip's Still Hunt; or, The Bank President's Nemesis
840. Major Bullion, boss of the Tigers, or, Jupiter Junk's last inning
844. Tracked to Chicago, or, Thad Burr's great trunk mystery
848. The rival red hat sports, or, The shady gambler's high haul
849. The genteel sharper's combine, or, The longshore skulkers of South Street
851. Buffalo Bill's double dilemma, or, The great scout's big three
852. The stranger sport's shake-up, or, Red-Hot Rube's racket at Red Bend
853. The Quaker City crook, or, Thad Burr's fight for a million
856. The hayseed detective, or, Slippery Jim's diamond deal
857. Buffalo Bill's royal flush, or, The pony rider's death-run
861. The tenderloin big four, or, Colonel Bob's trump backer
871. The crook-cashier, or, The Wall Street banker's close call
872. The king-pin shark, or, Detective Thad Burr's ten-strike
879. Falcon Flynn, the flash-detective, or, Deuce o'Diamond's dead-lock
881. The clubman-crook's cat's-paw, or, One against seven
883. The man from Mexico in New York, or, Turning down the shylock pawnbroker
886. The King of Crooks; or, The Fugitive Detective
901. The hotel swell-sharp, or, The syren shadower
902. Soft Velvet, the man from Sandrock, or, The sports of Gold Bank
920. The Montana miner in New York, or, The city detective's tangle
929. Gentleman George, the showman-sport, or, Spotter Spangles' scoop
935. Helen Home; or, The Adventures of a Poor Girl, A Mystery of Central Park
945. The sport from Hard-Luck, or, Bummer Billy's bluff
947. Cool Chris, the Crystal Sport; or, The Firebrand Detective's Mysterious Mission
948. The red-gloved detective, or, Crushing the gold grubber gang of Jericho
952. Verne Velvet, the ventriloquist sport, or, Curly Rebb's confession
959. The Diamond Dagger; or, Joe Phenix's Double Deal, A Story of the Queen City of the Ohio
960. Buffalo Bill's blue belt brigade, or, Sunflower Sam of Shasta
965. Joe Phenix's Mascot; or, The Gentleman Crook's Decoy, A Story of Detective Transformations
967. Wind River Clark, the Gold Hermit; or, The Ghouls of the Placer
974. The Man From Denver; or, The King-Pin Sport's Diamond
988. Rocky Mountain Rob, The California Outlaw; or, The Vigilantes of Humbug Bar
995. The czar's spy, or, The nihilist league
1010. Starlight, the Sparkler Sport; or, The Stranglers of the Silver Slope
1014. Dead-Square Sport's Double; or, Dare Deverell's Life Hustle
1051. Richard Talbot of Cinnabar; or, The Brothers of the Red Hand
1062. Nemo, King of the Tramps; or, The Romany Girl's Vengeance
1066. The Corsair Queen, or, The gipsies of the sea

Beadle's Pocket Novels

10. The Planter Pirate. A Souvenir of Mississippi
66. Rattling Dick, the mountain outlaw
271. On the trail, or, Tim Bufton, the trapper

Boys of New York

The Mysterious Man of the Mountains

Buffalo Bill Stories

69. Buffalo Bill's Spy Shadower; or, The Hermit of Grand Canyon

Deadwood Dick Library

29. Boss Bob, the king of bootblacks, or, The pawnbroker's plot
58. Turk, the boy ferret

Fame and Fortune Weekly

Down and Out; or, A Hard Boy to Beat
Driven to Work; or, A Fortune From a Shoestring
His Own Business; or, From Errand Boy to Boss

Ivers' Detective Series

4. The Pinkerton Ferret; or, Three Against One
11. Cop Colt, the Quaker City Detective; or, A Hound on the Wolves' Track
18. Electro Pete, the Man of Fire; or, The Wharf Rats of Locust Point. A Baltimore Detective Tale
34. The Never Fail Detective; or, Thereon, of the Thumbless Hand
36. Jack Simons, detective or, The wolves of Washington.

Nick Carter Weekly

A bad man of Montana, or, Nick Carter's chase of an outlaw
The crystal mystery, or, Nick Carter and the magic eye
The fatal javelin, or, Nick Carter & company at work
The secret of a private room, or, Nick Carter makes an experiment
The time-lock puzzle, or, Nick Carter's bank-vault case
37. Nick Carter does his best, or, A fortune in the ballance
38. Trim behind the footlights, or, The hold-up at the casino
57. Done with a click, or, The mystery of the painted arm
87. Nick Carter's ten thousand dollar bill, or, The hold-up of the bank president
105. A lightning change crook, or, A catch that pleased the inspector
109. Held up in Chicago, or, A new system of keeping books
121. Out of the devil's clutches, or, Nick Carter's new friend
129. Nick Carter's mascot, or, Treachery among the thieves
149. Nick Carter exchanges prisoners, or, A likeness easily explained
170. Caught by electricity, or, Nick Carter bags an old offender
183. Saved from the penitentiary, or, Three cheers for Nick Carter
188. Nick Carter at the races, or, Two kinds of a lead pipe cinch
194. Nick Carter on the Bowery, or, A crippled cracksman's detection
203. Pardoned by the president, or, Nick Carter at the United States Treasury
225. Done with a click, or, The mystery of the painted arm
261. Nick Carter's Adventures: Nick Carter on the Track of a Gentleman Burglar
263. Nick Carter's Adventures: Nick Carter on the Trail of the River Pirates
267. Nick Carter's ocean chase, or, The missing crown diamond
269. Nick Carter's advertisement, or, A new way to catch a criminal
294. Nick Carter's handicap, or, Victory won in a canter
312. Nick Carter among the hotel thieves, or, The great jewel robbery
328. Nick Carter's three-cornered chase, or, How Patsy looped the loop
360. Nick Carter and the missing jewels, or, A tale of uncertain clews
368. Nick Carter and the grave vandals, or, The mystery of St. Paul's churchyard
369. Nick Carter and the Nebraska outlaws, or, Playing a desperate game
378. Ten-Ichi, the wonderful, or, Nick Carter's greatest find
390. The millionaire's nemesis, or, Paul Rogers' oath of vengeance
429. The phantom highwayman, or, Nick Carter's slender clue
450. Missing! a sack of gold, or, Nick Carter and the express office mystery
461. Nick Carter's strange power, or, The great jewel scandal
473. An expert in craft, or, Nick Carter and the jewel thieves
477. Captain Satan, the unknown, or, Nick Carter's great mistake
478. A wizard of the highway, or, Nick Carter's test of faith
493. A dead guardian of millions, or, Nick Carter uncovers a mystery
494. The mysterious treasure hunters, or, Nick Carter's bargain with a crook
503. Nick Carter's earthquake clue, or, Amid falling walls in San Francisco
541. Hobo Harry the beggar king, or, Nick Carter downs the yeggmen
583. A mystery of high society, or, Nick Carter's tangled puzzle
584. A million dollars reward, or, Nick Carter's process of induction
611. The stolen treasure, or, Nick Carter's adventures in a mysterious castle
615. A million-dollar hold-up, or, Nick Carter after the train robbers
621. The ghost of Nick Carter, or, The secret of the second sight seer
646. Three times stolen, or, Nick Carter's strange clue
648. The house of the yellow door, or, Nick Carter in the old French Quarter
651. The affair of the missing bonds, or, Nick Carter in the harness
698. The master crook's match, or, Nick Carter on his mettle
709. The bolt from the blue, or, Nick Carter and the dream stone
728. The mummy's head, or, Nick Carter's Egyptian mystery
741. The green scarab, or, Nick Carter's beautiful mystery
807. Nick Carter's advertisement, or, A new way to catch a criminal
808. The Kregoff necklace, or, Nick Carter unearths a secret

O'er Land & Sea Library

24. Nemo, King of the Tramps; or, The Romany Girl's Vengeance

The Saturday Journal

The Double Detective; or, The Midnight Mystery
El Capitan; or, The Queen of the Lakes, A Romance of the Mexican Valley
Florette, Child of the Street; or, A Pearl Beyond Price, A Metropolitan Romance of More Truth Than Fiction
Helen Home; or, The Adventures of a Poor Girl, A Mystery of Central Park
Iron and Gold; or, The Night-Hawks of St. Louis
Nemo, King of the Tramps; or, The Romany Girl's Vengeance
Richard Talbot of Cinnabar; or, The Brothers of the Red Hand
Rocky Mountain Rob, The California Outlaw; or, The Vigilantes of Humbug Bar

Waverley Library (octavo edition)

65. A brave girl, or, Sunshine at last
90. Buying a heart, or, A fair martyr

Waverley Library (quarto edition)

57. A brave girl, or, Sunshine at last
160. Buying a heart, or, A fair martyr
188. Florette, Child of the Street; or, A Pearl Beyond Price, A Metropolitan Romance of More Truth Than Fiction

Wide Awake Library

80. Harkaway and the Black Band
169. Harkaway to the rescue
270. Cadger Con
1118. The young Rip van Winkle
1142. The Mysterious Man of the Mountains
1221. North Woods Tom, the athlete hunter
1230. Harkaway and the Black Band
1241. Harkaway to the rescue