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For the original edition of this book, see The Phantom Freighter (original text).

The Phantom Freighter
House name Franklin W. Dixon
Ghostwriter David Grambs
Amy McFarlane (original)[1]
Outline Harriet S. Adams (original)[1]
Illustrator Rudy Nappi[2]
Cover artist Rudy Nappi
Publication information
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Producer Stratemeyer Syndicate
Publication date 1970
Media type Hardcover
Pages 181
Series The Hardy Boys
Preceded by The Secret Panel
Followed by The Secret of Skull Mountain


The Phantom Freighter is the 26th book in The Hardy Boys series. It was first published in 1947 by Grosset & Dunlap and revised and re-published in 1970.

Plot summary

Frank and Joe Hardy embark on a freighter trip under mysterious circumstances and find themselves involved with a smuggling ring.



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  1. 1.0 1.1 Who Wrote the Hardy Boys? at
  2. The Phantom Freighter Major Edition Types at The Hardy Boys Unofficial Home Page

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