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

Florida Enchantments
[Outdoor Life]

By: Dimock, A.W. & Julian

Price: $200.00

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

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008632


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

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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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River of Lakes: A Journey on Florida's St.Johns River

By: Belleville, Bill

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Georgia, University of Georgia Press: 2000

Seller ID: 009630


SIGNED with an inscription by the author. Carefully handled.First explored by naturalist William Bartram in the 1760s, the St. Johns River stretches 310 miles along Florida's east coast, making it the longest river in the state. The first "highway" through the once wild interior of Florida. In the first contemporary book about this American Heritage River, Bill Belleville describes his journey down the length of the St. Johns, kayaking, boating, hiking its ... View more info

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Album azul de Cuba

By: Dulzaides, Aurelio Garci?a

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Miami, Rex Press: 1965

Seller ID: 009478


Segunda Edicion [Second Edition] Text in Spanish and English. Fully illustrated with historical b/w photos. Plastic comb binding, lower section broken. Text clean with mild age-toning. 28.2cm; 11 1/8 inches tall. 150 pages. -------- A well-presented booklet promoting independence from Castro's Republic. The author, an exiled Cuban living in Miami, presents Cuba as it was prior to the Revolution contrasted to life under the revolution. View more info

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Black Miami in the Twentieth Century

By: Dunn, Marvin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,: 1997.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009084


"A necessity for every African American who has ever lived in Dade County, or South Florida for that matter."--Garth Reeves, publisher emeritus, Miami Times. View more info

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On Preserving Tropical Florida

By: Gifford, John C

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Coral Gables, University of Miami Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009379


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall, 222 pages with bibliography and index. 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


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

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The Florida Keys Dive Guide
(Abbeville Diving Guides)

By: Harrigan; William

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Abbeville Press,: 1998.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Inscribed by Photographer.

Seller ID: 009196


SIGNED with inscription /Best Wishes/ by the photographer. Three-dimensional maps in full color of each site illustrate 27 of the most spectacular dives in the Florida Keys. These maps offer what no book has ever before provided: the information needed to plan your dive down to the last detail. You can review the exact layout of the site--including depths, sizes, and distances between reefs and wrecks or any hazards--and even the lighting conditi... View more info

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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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Tales of the Tamiami Trail
[Florida]

By: Horne, Will

Price: $19.95

Publisher: St. Petersburg, Florida:, Great Outdoors Publishing,: 1966.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008405


Stories of Seminoles, Hurricanes, Crackers and Alligators.Color paper illustrated wraps. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 232 pages. View more info

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The Flames of Time [Historical Fiction] [Spanish Florida]

By: Kendrick, Baynard

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribne''s Sons: 1948

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 009626


Kendrick's first work of historical fiction, taking place in Florida during the period 1787 to 1812. Orphan Artillery Ames is raised and rigorously educated and trained by outlaw Dan McKetch before going to live in an Indian village after rescuing the Indian prince Hasse Micco. When McKetch is betrayed to the Spaniards, Artillery lends his allegiance to the U.S. in fighting the Spanish. The action takes place in the Jacksonville / St Augustine region of east coast Florid... View more info

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Pacheco's Art of Ybor City

By: Pacheco, Ferdie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, , University Press of Florida, : 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009144


"Ferdie Pacheco is an artist. His oils are lush and rich, full of the color and life of his times. They are vibrant and alive--almost as if Grandma Moses were to eat a plate of boliche and swallow three cups of café solo before sitting down to paint. --Tampa Tribune. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket unclipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Full color illustrations with descriptive text for each painting. ... View more info

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George Merrick's Coral Gables 'Where Your 'Castles in Spain' are Made Real!'

By: Parks, Arva Moore

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Miami, Florida:, Centennial Press,: 2006.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009225


George Edgar Merrick (1886–1942) was a real estate developer who is best known as the planner and builder of the city of Coral Gables, Florida in the 1920s, one of the first planned communities in the United States. Beginning in 1922, In three years, Merrick spent over $20 million to build a thousand Mediterranean style houses, which complemented the Biltmore Hotel, the country clubs, and the other community buildings that Merrick had also designed and ov... View more info

Image for <b> The Forgotten Frontier Florida Through the Lens of Ralph Middleton Munroe. </b>

The Forgotten Frontier Florida Through the Lens of Ralph Middleton Munroe.

By: Parks, Arva Moore

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mkiami, Banyan Books: 1980

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 009619


Ralph Middleton Munroe (1851 - 1933) was an American yacht designer and early resident of Coconut Grove in south Florida. His home, now The Barnacle Historic State Park, is the oldest house in Miami-Dade County still standing in its original location. Photography was another important aspect of Munroe's life. He was an accomplished amateur photographer. During his lifetime many of his photographs were used in magazines, newspapers, and books as illustrations. Thr... View more info

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South Moon Under

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan (1896-1953)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Grosset and Dunlap, : 1933.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009075


This significant American author's first book. The novel is set in Florida as were later works about a group of Southerners settling in the scrub of Florida's interior. Green cloth boards with darker green titles. Bindings square and tight. Text clean, age-toning. Minimal shelf wear. Top edge is sunned. Bookplate on free endpage. Dust jacket has mild toning to rear panel with small loss spine tips in a Mylar sleeve; older tape reinforcement on inside. View more info

Image for <b>The Marjorie Rawlings Reader  </b>

The Marjorie Rawlings Reader

By: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan ; Edited and selected by Bigham, Julia Scribner

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1958

Edition: Later printing of the 1956 edition.

Seller ID: 009148


Rawlings won a Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1939 writing of rural Florida her most well-known novel is The Yearling.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Appears unread. Dust Jacket unclipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf wear and minor toning to the white of rear panel. View more info

Image for <b> Storm Haven. A Novel of the Florida Cattle Drive during the War Between the States. </b>

Storm Haven. A Novel of the Florida Cattle Drive during the War Between the States.

By: Slaughter, Frank G.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Co.: 1953

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 009629


SIGNED with an inscription by the author. /"To Mrs. S.M.[? unclear] Rickman, Sincerely, Frank G. Slaughter./ Two newspaper clippings from the Atlanta Constitution are taped onto the reverse side of the jacket. These clippings are about Slaughter's planned appearance to address the Southern Medical Association and the Atlanta Civil War Round Table, and to attend a tea at Rich's where he was to autograph his new book, Storm Haven. It is probably safe to assume that ... View more info

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The Private Marjorie: The Love Letters Of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings To Norton S. Baskin

By: Tarr, Rodger L.; Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan; Baskin, Norton S.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, U.S.A.:, Univ Press of Florida,: 2004.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009098


This extraordinary trove of letters offers the most intimate portrait available of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, the Pulitzer-Prize-winning novelist best known as the author of The Yearling, Cross Creek, and South Moon Under. Rawlings was one of Scribner's best-selling novelists of the 1940s and a protégée of their famous editor Maxwell E. Perkins. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.... View more info

Image for <b> Man in the Everglades. 2000 Years of Human History </b><br>[Florida]

Man in the Everglades. 2000 Years of Human History
[Florida]

By: Tebeau, Charlton W.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Coral Gables, FLorida., University of Miami Press,: 1973.

Edition: Copeland Studies in Florida History - No. 3.

Seller ID: 008162


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 8.5 inches tall. 192 pages with index. View more info