THE THREE INVESTIGATORS
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U.S. EDITIONS
COLLECTOR SITE
INTRODUCTION:
  Who are The Three Investigators???
  Meet the Fan Who Created this Site

COLLECTING THE SERIES:
  Identifying First Printings - Updated!
  The Original Series - A comprehensive
       guide with scans of every US cover.
  Hardbound Trade Editions/Formats
  Paperback Trade Editions/Formats
  Library and GLB Editions
  Scholastic & Weekly Reader Books
  Find-Your-Fate Books
  Crimebusters Books
  The Book of Mystery Puzzles
  Unusual and/or Rare T3I Items
  Build a Master Set of U.S. T3I books
  Hints, Tips, and Sources
  Brief Overview of the Collins Editions
  In-Depth Articles for the Collector
  T3I Errata

3 INVESTIGATORS BOOKS FOR SALE!
  Seth's Salvage Yard
     -Updated at least once each week.

The AUTHORS & ARTISTS:
  Interviews, Biographies, Pictures
     -You don't want to miss these pages!

FAN FICTION AND ART:
  New 3I Stories by Mark Zahn
  The Mysterious Traveler E-zine
  MORE 3I Fan Fiction!
  Fan-Submitted Art
  "The Mystery of the Chess Figures"  -A
          full-length novel in Spanish.

OTHER:
Robert Arthur's original manuscript for
  The Mystery of the Talking Skull
Vintage Correspondence from the
  Random House T3I Files!
The 2007 Elizabeth Arthur Interview
  Three Investigators 40th Anniversary
  Three Investigators Movie/TV News!
  Links
  Help Save The Three Investigators!
  Vintage Letters!            
      -by M.V. Carey, William Arden, etc.
  The Colonial Press (T3I manufacturer)
  Series Books: Articles & Reviews
  2013 T3I Survey & Results
  Guestbook & Special Thanks
  Update Log
  Contact
Created and maintained by Seth T. Smolinskesmolinske@mchsi.com
Copyright 2000 - 2014.                                Launch Date:  October 3, 2000
Original Harry Kane cover art for Coughing Dragon, 1970.
Collection of Seth T. Smolinske.
This site is primarily dedicated to helping fans and collectors of The Three Investigators series accurately identify the many different U.S. formats available.

The site also serves as a repository for historical information pertaining to The Three Investigators series that can't readily be found elsewhere.

The site actively promotes the work of both amateur and professional authors and artists inspired by Robert Arthur
and The Three Investigators series.

Finally, this site serves as an ongoing source of
accurate, current Three Investigators findings and information, "Research-In-Progress" if you will.  Enjoy!
WHAT'S NEW?

Three Investigators Books For Sale!  Tired
of purchasing T3I books on-line and not getting what you expected?  Buy from an experienced seller who knows T3I books inside and out!

Celebrating 50 years of T3I!  Our feature
for the month of March, an exclusive T3I short story by novelist A.J. Goode:
The Haunted Maze

Now Online! The "T3I Guide" the most in-depth guide to all of the original Random House Trade Hardback printings!
LAST UPDATE:  March 8, 2013
Detail from Harry Kane's original 1968 cover painting for "The Mystery of the Screaming Clock."
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