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For the original edition of this book, see The Melted Coins (original text).

The Melted Coins
House name Franklin W. Dixon
Outline Andrew E. Svenson[1]
Illustrator Rudy Nappi[2]
Cover artist Rudy Nappi
Publication information
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Producer Stratemeyer Syndicate
Publication date 1970
Media type Hardcover
Pages 180
ISBN ISBN 0-448-08934-3
Series The Hardy Boys
Preceded by The Flickering Torch Mystery
Followed by The Short-Wave Mystery


The Melted Coins is the 23rd book in The Hardy Boys series. It was first published in 1944 by Grosset & Dunlap and revised and re-published in 1970.

Plot summary

Frank and Joe Hardy help their best friend Chet Morton, after he is swindled from his money in a summer school scam. The Hardys suspect Zoar College, located near by to the Seneca Indian Reservation, where they have been investigating a burglary, is involved in the swindle.


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Original Title

According to Hardy and Hardy Investiagtions by Tony Carpentieri and Paul Mular, the 1970 version of The Melted Coins was going to be issued as an All-New story in 1970 by the title of The Iroquois Mystery.


  1. Who Wrote the Hardy Boys? at
  2. The Melted Coins Major Edition Types at The Hardy Boys Unofficial Home Page

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