These are works of fiction with characters whose last names are Van Arsdale of derived thereof.

The Case of John Van Arsdale by Ernest Crosby – Though classified as a work of fiction, it should be noted that there is a Hasbrouck/Van Arsdale line.  Additionally, the behavior of John Van Arsdale is in keeping with documented behavior in historic newspaper articles, available in various subsections of this site.

You can learn more about Ernest Crosby and read more of his work here.