How many old Nancy Drew books are there?

Now, for the first time, you can purchase all sixty-four classic Nancy Drew titles in one complete set!

How many vintage Nancy Drew books are there?

Nancy Drew has starred in movies, TV shows, computer games, and comics—but it all started with Nancy Drew books. Fifty-six books, to be exact, published from 1930 to 1979 by Grosset & Dunlap and written by many authors under the pen name Carolyn Keene.

How do you tell if a Nancy Drew book is a first edition?

It is aimed at the beginning collector and does not include some of the more obscure variations. If the Nancy Drew book has a dust jacket, the list of titles on the jacket will reveal the year that the book was printed. The copyright year for the last title on the list is the year the book was printed.

How many total Nancy Drew books are there?

As of 2019, over 533 Nancy Drew books have been published in nine series. Nancy Drew is the fictional character created as the female counterpart to Edward Stratemeyer’s Hardy boys series.

What are old Nancy Drew books worth?

  • Editions with dust jackets: $10-100 (depending upon condition and rarity)
  • Blue hardcovers w/o dust jacket: $10-20.
  • Blue tweed: $5-10.
  • Matte yellow: $5-6.
  • Glossy yellow: $3-5.
  • Sets of four or more matte or glossy: $1-3 each.
  • Pairs of books with the same cover: $10/pair.


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