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Image for <b> Florida Enchantments  </b><br>[Outdoor Life]

Florida Enchantments
[Outdoor Life]

By: Dimock, A.W. & Julian

Price: $285.00

Publisher: New York:, The Outing Publishing Company,: 1908.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008632

Condition: 8vo; 318 pages.


Almost every phase of outdoor Florida life is here pictured and described from the dangerous sport of capturing live alligators in the coast rivers to life with the Bee Hunters in the interior . [Bookman] Interesting features on moonshine, Tarpon fishing, Salt water fly fishing, Manatees Dolphin, Crocodiles, and Florida Birds. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Green cloth covered boards with pictorial in th... View more info

Image for <b> Suwannee River Strange Green Land.  </b><br>[Rivers of America]

Suwannee River Strange Green Land.
[Rivers of America]

By: Matschat, Cecile Hulse

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York:, The Literary Guide of America,: 1938

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 008139


"Animal life and people mingle amidst the dripping Spanish Moss in this Rivers of America series. An examination of the tropical Suwanee from its origin in the Okefenokee Swamp to the sea through Florida and Georgia. History, legend, nature study, and fine descriptive writing is written in novel format. Numerous beautifully illustrated-sketches of animals and the locals of the north Florida river by Alexander Key. Green Cloth covered boards Top edge sta... View more info

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The Gullah Mailman
[South Carolina]

By: McGowan, Pierre

Price: $14.95

Publisher: England, USA, Scotland:, Pentland Press,: 2000.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009050

ISBN: 1571971998

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket.


Signed by the Author.Pierre McGowan describes the friendly confines of St. Helena, South Carolina in The Gullah Mailman. Beginning with a detailed description of the island's history and physical topography, he describes a community that had lasted for over one hundred and fifty years and is just as popular today as it was when it first began. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. ... View more info

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The American Guide.
4 Volumes complete.

By: Alsberg, Henry, G.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York:, Hastings House,: 1949.

Seller ID: 001338


Titles: New England, The Middle Atlantic States. The South, The Southwest. The Lake States, The Plains States. The Mountain States, The West Coast. Blue cloth, red spine bands with gilt titles. No flaws but minimal shelf handling. View more info

Image for <b>Santa Monica Bay: The First 100 Years : a Pictorial History of Santa Monica, Venice, Ocean Park, Pacific Palisades, Topanga, & Malibu</b>

Santa Monica Bay: The First 100 Years : a Pictorial History of Santa Monica, Venice, Ocean Park, Pacific Palisades, Topanga, & Malibu

By: Basten, Fred E.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA:, Douglas-West Publishers,: 1974.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009230

ISBN: 0913264172

Condition: As New


Today, the waters of the Santa Monica Bay are as placid, the curve of its shoreline as lovely, and the rise of its bluffs and mountains as imposing as when Juan Cabrillo and his men cast anchor centuries ago. From the "Bay of Smokes" to a verdant pasture, from a struggling village to an internationally famous playground, from a handful of isolated towns to a sprawling cosmopolitan complex - a thriving panorama so vast not even the Bakers, Joneses, Rindges, Kinneys, an... View more info

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Boulder Reveries
[Indiana]

By: Blatchley, W[illis] S[tanley]

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Nature Publishing Company: 1906

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009955

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's green cloth, gilt titles; Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear.Previous owner's name on top of title page. Perceptive and thoughtful essays on nature and life in Indiana (with references to Thoreau). Besides the expected reveries on woodland flora and fauna, includes a look at the Indiana dunes. First Edition, First Printing.12mo; 18 cm.; 7.25 inches tall; 230 pages with index. Illustrated with fro... View more info

Image for <b>A Story of the Petrified Forest. Agatized Rainbows.  </b><br>[Arizona.]

A Story of the Petrified Forest. Agatized Rainbows.
[Arizona.]

By: Brodrick, Harold J. - Text

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Holbrook, AZ:, Petrified Forest Museum,: 1957

Edition: Popular series (Petrified Forest Museum Association), no. 3.

Seller ID: 008161


Color pictorial stapled wraps. 9.5 inches tall. 8 internal pages of text inside 16 pages of color photography. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear toning to top edge of wraps. View more info

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Exploring Our National Parks

By: Butcher, Devereux

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boston:, Houghtom Mifflin Company,: 1954.

Edition: Fourth Edition Revised and Greatly expanded.

Seller ID: 009204

Condition: Very Good in a Good Dust Jacket.


Abundantly illustrated with B/W photographs and in this edition 16 color. Essays by Sigurd Olson and Newton B. Drury. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket quite worn with some loss on spine now in a protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for <b>Zigzag Journeys in the White City with Visits to the Neighboring Metropolis  </b><br>[ World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago]

Zigzag Journeys in the White City with Visits to the Neighboring Metropolis
[ World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago]

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston:, Estes and Lauriat,: 1894.

Edition: First Edition, Early Printing.

Seller ID: 008826


Highlighting the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago with photographs and drawings. Butterworth spoke in the Children’s literary section at the World’s Literacy Congress held at the Art Institute. Ephraim Marlow and his son Manton travel to the 1883 Columbian Exposition and explore the fair as well as Chicago. Ephraim makes the trip to attend the Peace Conference held in conjunction with the fair and Manton, an amateur folklorist attends the folklore con... View more info

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The Streets of San Francisco

By: Dickson, Samuel

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Stanford, California:, Stanford University Press, Stanford: 1955.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008850


Colorful stories about the men and women, the places and events that have contributed to San Francisco's flamboyant history. A cavalcade of poets, dreamers, beggars, millionaires, scholars, thieves and adventurers whose escapades have in some way contributed to and justified the fabled reputation of that Mecca of the Golden west. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear... View more info

Image for <b>By Waterways to Gotham : The Account of a Two Thousand Mile Voyage by Skiff and Outboard Motor from Milwaukee to New York, through the Great Lakes, Trent Canal, St. Lawrence, Richelieu, Champlain and Hudson  </b>

By Waterways to Gotham : The Account of a Two Thousand Mile Voyage by Skiff and Outboard Motor from Milwaukee to New York, through the Great Lakes, Trent Canal, St. Lawrence, Richelieu, Champlain and Hudson

By: Freeman, Lewis R.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 010042

Condition: Good


SIGNED by the author on front free endpage. Publisher's blue ribbed cloth with titles stamped in gilt, front blind-stamped decoration. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with two white spots upper front corner. Interesting inscription from previous owner denoting that he did not purloin the book. Library stamp on Front free end page with usual treatment with pocket in rear. 21.5 cm.; 8.5 inches tall; 44 pages; i... View more info

Image for <b>Big Trees  </b><br> [California National Parks]

Big Trees
[California National Parks]

By: Fry, Walter and White, John R

Price: $49.95

Publisher: California, Stanford University Press: 1945

Edition: Seventh Printing.

Inscription: Signed by the Author John White on the title page.

Seller ID: 010187

Condition: Very Good


Signed by the Author John White on the title page. Illustrated with photographs, endpapers have a map of Sequoia National Park, showing the Sequoia Groves, also, a map shows all the California Big Tree Groves, and a listing of seventy-one groves, their location, number of trees. A definitive book of the largest trees and National Parks of California. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket w... View more info

Image for <b>The Florida Keys and the Coral Reef; Authentic History of the Romantic Southernmost United States from Earliest Indians to the Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park,   </b><br>[Florida]

The Florida Keys and the Coral Reef; Authentic History of the Romantic Southernmost United States from Earliest Indians to the Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park,
[Florida]

By: Griswold, Oliver

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Miami, Florida:, Griswold, Oliver,: 1965.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008164


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 143 pages, 8.5 inches tall. View more info

Image for <b> The Florida Keys and the Coral Reef; Authentic History of the Romantic Southernmost United States from Earliest Indians to the Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, </b>

The Florida Keys and the Coral Reef; Authentic History of the Romantic Southernmost United States from Earliest Indians to the Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park,

By: Griswold, Oliver

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Miami, Florida, Griswold, Oliver: 1965

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009470

Condition: Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Cloth is a bit faded with darkening on the perimeter. First Edition, First Printing. Illustrated with photographs, fold-out map. Hardcover. 143 pages, 8.5 inches tall. View more info

Image for <b>Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields. Containing a Full Account of the Discovery of Gold; Enormous Deposits of the Precious Metal; Routes Traversed by Miners; How To Find Gold; Camp Life at Klondike; Practical Instructions for Fortune Seekers, Etc. Etc.  </b>

Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields. Containing a Full Account of the Discovery of Gold; Enormous Deposits of the Precious Metal; Routes Traversed by Miners; How To Find Gold; Camp Life at Klondike; Practical Instructions for Fortune Seekers, Etc. Etc.

By: Harris, A.C.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Premier Publishing Co.: 1897

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009516

Condition: Good


A foundational book for Klondike gold rush literature. A popular guide for gold hunters and fortune seekers. An account of the discovery of gold in the Klondike and Yukon, the deposits of this precious metal, routes to the Gold fields, camp life in the Yukon and Klondike, descriptions of the mountains, and rivers, etc. Numerous firsthand accounts, interviews and general information on Alaska. Chapters include but are not limited to: "How to Get The... View more info

Image for <b>Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields. Containing a Full Account of the Discovery of Gold; Enormous Deposits of the Precious Metal; Routes Traversed by Miners; How To Find Gold; Camp Life at Klondike; Practical Instructions for Fortune Seekers, Etc. Etc.  </b>

Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields. Containing a Full Account of the Discovery of Gold; Enormous Deposits of the Precious Metal; Routes Traversed by Miners; How To Find Gold; Camp Life at Klondike; Practical Instructions for Fortune Seekers, Etc. Etc.

By: Harris, A.C.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Premier Publishing Co.: 1897

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010052

Condition: Good


A Foundational Book of Klondike Gold Rush Literature . A popular guide for gold hunters and fortune seekers. An account of the discovery of gold in the Klondike and Yukon, the deposits of this precious metal, routes to the Gold fields, camp life in the Yukon and Klondike, descriptions of the mountains, and rivers, etc. - Numerous firsthand accounts, interviews and general information on Alaska. Chapters include but are not limited to: “How to Get ... View more info

Image for <b>St. Simons Enchanted Island: A History of the Most Historic of Georgia's Fabled Golden Isles  </b>[Georgia]

St. Simons Enchanted Island: A History of the Most Historic of Georgia's Fabled Golden Isles [Georgia]

By: Hull, Barbara

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Atlanta, Cherokee Publishing Company: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 010184

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed by the Author. First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve and has a bit of age-toning and a small closed tear on the front top edge near spine. St. Simons Island or simply "St. Simons" is a barrier island Located on the southeast Georgia coast, midway between Savannah and Jacksonville, St. Simons Island is both a seas... View more info

Image for <b> The Untamed Coast: Pictures and Words About Rare People and Rare Places Along the Edge of America </b><BR>[Gulf Coast -  USA]

The Untamed Coast: Pictures and Words About Rare People and Rare Places Along the Edge of America
[Gulf Coast - USA]

By: Jenkins, Peter

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Rutledge Hill Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009691

ISBN: 1558533478

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


The blend of first-person travelogue and observations of the peoples and wildlife along the way makes for an unusual coverage which will make a fine gift. -- Midwest Book Review.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b> Georgia Scenes Characters, Incidents etc.,in the First Half Century Of The Republic </b>

Georgia Scenes Characters, Incidents etc.,in the First Half Century Of The Republic

By: Longstreet; Agustue B.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Savannah, Georgia,, The Beehive Foundation: 1992

Seller ID: 009576

Condition: Fine


Stories of frontier Georgia life including sketches of a fox hunt, a horse swap, a dance, a gander pulling, a shooting match and other amusing scenes of life. The author, Longstreet was the President of a South Carolina College and was the uncle of Confederate General James Longstreet. Originally published in 1859.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price has a few minor spots on spine. is in a new clear protective... View more info

Image for <b>Death Valley in '49   </b><br>[California Gold Rush]

Death Valley in '49
[California Gold Rush]

By: Manly, William Lewis; Introduction Carl I. Wheat.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Borden Publishing Co,: 1949.

Edition: Centennial Edition. First Edition, Thus.

Seller ID: 008793

Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket


William Lewis Manly (1820-1903) and his family left Vermont in 1828, and he grew to manhood in Michigan and Wisconsin. On hearing the news of gold in California, Manly set off on horseback, joining an emigrant party in Missouri. Death Valley in '49 (1894) contains Manly's account of that overland journey. Setting out too late in the year to risk a northern passage thorugh the Sierras, the group takes the southern route to California, unluckily choosing an untried ... View more info