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Image for <b> The Styx </b>[Florida, Fiction]

The Styx [Florida, Fiction]

By: King, Jonathon

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Oakland Park, FL:, Middle River Press,: 2009

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 007007


The Styx is a fictional story of what happened in the later years of the 1890' s, when the great migration to Florida changed the state forever. With deft descriptions of New York s Lower East Side, the Wild West towns and villages of a newly discovered Florida, and the majesty of Palm Beach s new Royal Poinciana Hotel, King tells a story of murder and cover-ups, power turned greedy, society women behaving badly, and good people doing what good people must always ... View more info

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Motor Boat Boys Among the Florida Keys or, the Struggle for the Leadership

By: Arundel, Louis [pseudonym of George Rathborne]

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Chicago:, M. A. Donahue & Company: 1913.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. Motor Boat Boys Series #5.

Seller ID: 008116


Motor Boat Boys Series #5. A series of adventure books featuring six teen-aged boys and their adventures on various waterways.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear, with loss of tip spine band. Three color front pictorial and spine decoration clean and vivid. Dust Jacket unclipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has toned with small loss on edges. . Not often seen, more-so with dust jacket. View more info

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Motor Boat Boys Among the Florida Keys or, the Struggle for the Leadership

By: Arundel, Louis [pseudonym of George Rathborne]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago:, M. A. Donahue & Company,: 1913.

Edition: First Edition, Early Printing.

Seller ID: 009231


Motor Boat Boys Series #5. A series of adventure books featuring six teen-aged boys and their adventures on various waterways. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear, Three color front pictorial and spine decoration clean and vivid. 8vo; 231 pages with publisher adverts. 7 5/8 inches tall View more info

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Chechahco and Sourdough. A Story of Alaska

By: Bone, Scott C.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1926, Western Publishers Inc.: [Atascadero] California.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 006883


Bindings very tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Dust Jacket in clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear with small loss spine tips and some age toning to white of jacket , more-so on spine. Blue cloth binding with black and purple stamping. White dust jacket replicates the binding design. Only flaw to note is a previous owner's stamp to the top of text block. The author was a former territorial go... View more info

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New England Summer 1865 - 1915

By: Brooks, Van Wyck

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, E. P. Dutton & CO.,: 1940.<br>

Seller ID: 002130


Writings on the New England literary and social scenes; contents include: Dr. Holmes's Boston; Cambridge After the Civil War; The Post-War Years; The Radical Club; The Younger Generation of 1870; Howells and James; Emily Dickinson; Boston in the Nineties. Tan cloth over spine with wine red decorations and gilt titles to a wine cloth covered boards. Bindings tight and square. Text clean with a hint of toning. Previous owner's bookplate on front free end page. ... View more info

Image for ...<b> Slav Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen </b>

... Slav Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen

By: Chodsko, Alex; Translated from the Frebch by Emily J. Harding

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York:, A. L. Burt Company,: [No date; circa 1900].

Edition: Early Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007058


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 7.5 inches tall. 327 pages; plus 4 page publisher's catalog. Contains seventeen stories, some in several parts: titles include The Abode of the Gods, The Maid with the Hair of Gold, The Spirit of the Steppesand Imperishable. From the French of Aleksander Borejko Chodzko (1804 - 1891) who was a Polish poet, Slavist, and Iranologist. View more info

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...Gazella.

By: Cloete, Stuart.[Africa]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston:, Houghton Mifflin,: 1958.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 004068


254 pages. 8.25 inches tall. Quarter cloth marbled blue paper over boards, Bindings tight and square, previous name stamp on front-free end-page. Text clean, light shelf wear. Dust jacket with price [blacked-out]minor wear to corners and tips, some fading to white of rear panel. A story of modern Africa, of a great elephant, and the obsession of one man to kill him. A story of love and hate and the spell of Cloete's knowledge of the Dark Continent. View more info

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Florence: Monumental Map ex
(A Visitor's Map)

By: Giannini, Giulio ; Mastrelli, C.V. , Dir.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Italy:, Istituto Geografico Militare,: 1955.

Seller ID: 009012


Folded measures: 8.75 x 4.25 inches; opens to 12 panels each with tourist information and some advertisement. Full color perspective map surrounded by local advertisements. Unfolded measures: 25 x 17.25 inches.; actual map is 17 x 12 inches. --- REF: OCLC: 812309135; 5 copies, two in USA of this issue. Carefully handled with light age-toning. One closed tear bottom of first fold on right side. View more info

Image for <b> The Outdoor Girls in Florida, Or, Wintering in the Sunny South </b><br>[Florida - Fiction]

The Outdoor Girls in Florida, Or, Wintering in the Sunny South
[Florida - Fiction]

By: Hope, Laura Lee (pseud.) [Stratemeyer, Edward L. syndicate]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1913

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009625


The Outdoor Girls series was one of the Stratemeyer Syndicate series and was published from 1913 to 1933 by Grosset & Dunlap.An original publication by Grosset & Dunlap, and fifth title in the "Outdoor Girls" series. The series focuses on the various activities of a group of girls who form a Camping and Tramping Club. They become known as the "Outdoor Girls" in their city of Deepdale, a city located on the Argono River in New York. In this story, t... View more info

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...Green Mansions.

By: Hudson, W.H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Mount Vernon:, Peter Pauper Press,: N.D. c1940.<br>

Seller ID: 004262


William Henry Hudson (1841 - 1922) was an author, naturalist, and ornithologist. Hudson's best known novel is Green Mansions (1904).Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest is an exotic romance of a traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling girl named Rima. Light green decorated cloth-backed paper-covered boards, printed paper spine label, light green paper-covered slipcase; full page lithograph... View more info

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...Green Mansions.

By: HUDSON, W.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut:, Heritage Press,: 1972.

Seller ID: 004528


Light green decorated cloth-backed paper-covered boards, light green paper-covered slipcase; Bindings square and tight. Foxing to slipcase and edges of textblock. Includes Sunglass Notes. W. H. Hudson was an author, naturalist, and ornithologist. Hudson's best known novel is Green Mansions (1904).Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest is an exotic romance traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling g... View more info

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...The Doomed Oasis. A Novel of Arabia.

By: Innes, Hammond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf,: 1960.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 003167


Black cloth covered boards with spine title in gold and sliver gilt boxes. Minor loss to gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Minimal shelf wear. Some aging starting to text-block. Dust jacket unclipped, has toning to the spine and white of rear panel. Light wear to edges. Now in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 341 pages.A quiet Welsh solicitor goes to the Middle East on business and finds himself plunged into the violence and intrigue of a g... View more info

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Travelling Heroes: In the Epic Age of Homer

By: Lane Fox, Robin

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Knopf,: 2009.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008394


“Magnificent...delivered with authority and verve. Learned but never pedantic, [Lane Fox] is an unfailingly incisive, thought-provoking, humane, courteous, and often entertaining guide.” —The Economist Presented as a kind of historical detective story, Travelling Heroes draws upon archaeology, ancient texts, and new discoveries to develop a fresh and provocative thesis: that migrants from in the Greek island of Euboea settled in specific places both in the N... View more info

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Penny Goes to Rhodesia

By: Milligan, Elsie

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London:, Pickering & Inglis,: 1968.<br>

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 009046


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket is price-clipped and in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has moderate shelf wear with small loss front corner. >Third book in the series View more info

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...The Transformation.

By: Newth, Mette

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York:, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing;

Seller ID: 003660


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. A powerful novel about the meeting of two very different cultures in fifteenth-century Greenland. View more info

Image for <b>Jungle River  </b><BR>[ New Guinea]

Jungle River
[ New Guinea]

By: Pease, Howard

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009903


Howard Pease (1894 - 1974) was an American writer of adventure stories from Stockton, California. In Jungle River the hero Don Carter searches for his father in the jungle of New Guinea. First Edition, First Printing. Color Frontispiece, decorated endpages and Jacket by Armstrong Sperry. Near Fine in a Good+ Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. Dust Jacket wit... View more info

Image for <b>To Greenland and the Pole, a Story of Adventure in the Arctic Regions</b><br>[19th Century Exploration; Fridjof Nansen]

To Greenland and the Pole, a Story of Adventure in the Arctic Regions
[19th Century Exploration; Fridjof Nansen]

By: Stables, Gordon

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London and New York:, Blackie and Son Limited / Charles Scribner's,: c1890.

Seller ID: 008082


The author is himself an old Arctic voyager and has thus made excellent use of all available material in describing a journey across Greenland and a successful voyage to the back of the North Pole Besides this wonderful sea yarn there are accounts of deer hunting in Norway sealing in the Arctic Seas bear stalking on the ice floes and walking on snowshoes in the north of Scotland. The story is based on the recent exploits of Fridjof Nansen.Bound in publisher’s... View more info

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The Wily O'Reilly: Irish Country Stories
[Ireland]

By: Taylor, Patrick

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Forge Books,: 2014

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008395


"Readers unfamiliar with the good doctor’s personal antics and medical adventures will be delighted to make his acquaintance, and old friends will settle in for a comfortable visit."?Booklist. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.8vo, 335 pages with a glossary. View more info

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Fia Fia A Novel of the South Pacific.

By: Ullman, James Ramsey.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Cleveland and New York:, World Publishing Company,: 1962

Edition: First Edition - First Printing.

Seller ID: 004191


Pale green cloth covered boards with titles and decorations in two colors. Bindings tight and square, text clean. Some toning and age spotting in text. Dust jacket designed by Leo Manso has the price of $4,95 In a protective Mylar sleeve. Toned with moderated wear to flap edges and corners. View more info

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Yesterday's Florida Keys

By: Windhorn, Stan; Langley, Wright

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Miami, Florida, E. A. Seeman Publishing, Inc. : 1975

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 009109


A complete record of the subtropical island chain at the southern tip of the Florida peninsula-a nostalgic history in hundreds of photographs, telling of the lives of the powerful and the meek, of joys and sorrows, and the power of the elements." Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear. 8vo; 128 pages heavily illustrated. View more info