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Image for <b> The Extraordinary Trees of Whitehead Street </b><br> [Key West, Florida]

The Extraordinary Trees of Whitehead Street
[Key West, Florida]

By: Bradford, Judi

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Blurb: 2009

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010780

ISBN: 1457993139

Condition: New


SIGNED by the Author. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. A thoughtful four-block walking tour of Old Town Key West's oldest neighborhood where some of the most extraordinary trees dance when you're not looking. View more info

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Lighthouses of the Florida Keys: A Short History and Guide

By: Dean, Love

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Sarasota, FL, Pineapple Press: 1998

Seller ID: 010174

ISBN: 1561641650

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Except for two land-based lighthouses (at Cape Florida and Key West), the lighthouses of the Florida Keys comprise the largest collection of iron screwpile lighthouses in the world. This is a history of the individual lights, including their construction, repairs needed due to storms, and the politics that have always swirled around them as surely as the waters of the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Florida Straits. This detailed account will transport you to a time when wreckers cruised the sea and lighthouse keepers diligence saved the... View more info

Image for <b> Cane Mutiny: How the Miami Hurricanes Overturned the Football Establishment </b><br>[Fooball; NCAA]

Cane Mutiny: How the Miami Hurricanes Overturned the Football Establishment
[Fooball; NCAA]

By: Feldman, Bruce

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, NAL Hardcover: 2004

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010530

ISBN: 0451212975

Condition: New


The story of how the Miami Hurricanes rose from a laughingstock to a college football legend-and reshaped American sports.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. --- Illustrated with B/W photos. --- First Edition, First Printing. View more info

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St. Augustine Cookery[Florida]

By: Flagler Hospital Auxiliary Members

Price: $14.95

Publisher: St. Augustine, Florida, The Flagler Hospital Auxiliary: 1965

Seller ID: 010394

Condition: Very Good


A collection of recipes handed down by Spanish, French, English and American settlers from the Nation's Oldest City. Stapled pictorial cardstock; 19 pages with line drawings. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm; light aging wear to the cover. View more info

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Kick Ass: Selected Columns of Carl Hiaasen

By: Hiaasen, Carl

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, University Press of Florida: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010930

ISBN: 0813017173

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket . Carl Hiaasen is one of America's finest novelists. His newspaper column is another side of the same talent, examining with a corrosive writer's eye the outrageous carnival of Southern Florida. ...... This is a splendid collection by a native son whose rage at the despoiling of Florida can only be relieved by dark laughter. [Pete Hamill] View more info

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Pine Island, the Forgotten Island

By: Jordan, Elaine Blohm

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chelsea, MI, Bookcrafters: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010959

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine in a very good dust jacket. A history of Pine Island, Florida located on the east side of Pine Island Sound near Sanibel and Captiva islands. Pine Island is the largest island in the state of Florida in the United States. The island is located in Lee County, on the Gulf of Mexico coast of southwest Florida, it is also the 118th largest island in the United States. The Intracoastal Waterway passes through Pine Island Sound, to the west of the island. Pine Island lies west of Cape Coral. For many years Pine Island was a major commercial fis... View more info

Image for <b>Key West on the Edge: Inventing the Conch Republic  </b><br> (Florida History and Culture)<br>[Florida Keys]

Key West on the Edge: Inventing the Conch Republic
(Florida History and Culture)
[Florida Keys]

By: Kerstein, Robert

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida: 2012

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010370

ISBN: 0813038057

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Key West in its time has been many things to many different people. It was once the largest city in Florida. It has been one of the wealthiest cities, per capita, in the country; it has also been among the poorest. In the 1980s, it elected the first openly gay mayor in the United States, and later a mayor who, according to the Washington Post, had been a "gambler, gunrunner, saloonkeeper, fishing boat captain, ladies' man, and peerless raconteur." But wh... View more info

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The Cruise of the Montauk to Bermuda, The West Indies and Florida

By: McQuade, James

Price: $245.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas R. Knox & CO.: 1885

Seller ID: 011035

Condition: Very Good


The Montauk's cruise was from New York to the Caribbean, which set sail February 21, 1884 and returned May 3, 1884 stopping at Bermuda, St. Kitt's, St. Pierre, Martinique, Trinidad, Curacao, Jamaica, Cuba, Havana and Florida. An interesting amount of sheet music and poetry add to the narrative. Gives very detailed descriptions of social conditions with notes on slavery and the natives in the places visited. The author was an accomplished stylist including ironic humor, puns and amusing turns of phrase in his narration. Publisher's dark brown cloth with titles stamped in g... View more info

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The Biltmore: Beacon for Miami (The Pickering Press Florida history series)

By: Muir, Helen

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Miami, Pickering Press: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010928

ISBN: 0940495058

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Illustrated with 40 historic photographs. 8vo; 8.75 inches tall; 166 pages with index. Cover illustration by Martyna Kupciunas. View more info

Image for <b>Laura Woodward: The Artist Behind the Innovator Who Developed Palm Beach  </b><BR> [Florida]

Laura Woodward: The Artist Behind the Innovator Who Developed Palm Beach
[Florida]

By: Pollack, Deborah C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: USA, Blue Heron Press with the Historical Society of Palm Beach County: 2009

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010488

ISBN: 0977839915

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but previous owner's name on the top corner of front free endpage. 4to; 11.25 inches tall; 253 pages with index; Lavishly illustrated with historical reproductions and color prints of her paintings. Laura Woodward (1834-1926), born in Mount Hope, Orange County, New York, was one of a handful of women members of the Hudson River and White Mountain Schools. Her paintings invoked great praise from the critics of the day and her bravery cleared the path for women landscape artists to follow. Woodward came to Florida in the 1880s and from ca.1888-1896 became one... View more info

Image for <b> Plants of Paradise. Tropical Horticulture: Key West Garden Club </b><Br>[Florida Keys]

Plants of Paradise. Tropical Horticulture: Key West Garden Club
[Florida Keys]

By: Robinson, Robin

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Key West, Sora Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 010521

ISBN: 0976575639

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED by the author Robin Robinson, also a gift inscription. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. This is a beautiful compilation of Robin Robinson's Key West Citizen column about the plant life of the Florida Keys. The full-color photos to accompany her lush descriptions create a delightful coffee table book. [Nina Nolan] View more info

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Cedar Key Cookin'
[Florida. Cookbook]

By: Verona Watson - Illustrations and Text

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, Rev. J. R. Gallups,: 1979

Seller ID: 010391

Condition: Very Good


A delightful collection of Florida seafood and desserts. Stapled illustrated wraps, 8 3/8 inches tall; 30 pages with index; illustrated throughout. Fifth Printing. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Minor age to wraps with a sticker shadow on top front corner. View more info

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The Man Who Invented Florida (Doc Ford Novel #3)

By: White, Randy Wayne

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010962

ISBN: 0312098669

Condition: Fine


SIGNED by the author with no inscription on center of front free endpage. First Edition, First Printing. Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket No Flaws or Blemishes to book; dust jacket has a hint of wear on top front corner. Collectible and Gift Quality. A former intelligence agent now living in Florida, Marion "Doc" Martin, along with his hippie sidekick, Thomlinson, must clear his uncle of kidnapping and murder charges stemming from his discovery of the Fountain of Youth. Often cited as the "best" Doc Ford Novel. We currently have a large selection of SIGNED Randy Wayne White book... View more info

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Night Vision (Doc Ford #18)

By: White, Randy Wayne

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011014

ISBN: 0399157050

Condition: New


SIGNED by the author on the half-title page with no personalization. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. A heart-stopping, fast-paced thriller that's one of the best Doc Ford novels yet. [Associated Press] We currently have a large selection of SIGNED Randy Wayne White books. Contact us if there is a title you are looking for. View more info

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Seduced (Hannah Smith Novel #4)

By: White, Randy Wayne

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2016

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011015

ISBN: 0399169776

Condition: New


SIGNED by the author on the first blank page with no personalization. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. A five-hundred-year-old mystery and a twenty-year-old murder haunt Hannah Smith in a stunning adventure by the author of the New York Times-bestselling Doc Ford novels. We currently have a large selection of SIGNED Randy Wayne White books. Contact us if there is a title you are looking for. View more info

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The Heat Islands

By: White, Randy Wayne

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc.: 1992

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011034

ISBN: 0312069936

Condition: Fine


SIGNED BY Author with no personalization. Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. First Edition, First Printing. Randy Wayne White is an American author who not only writes crime fiction novels featuring retired NSA agent Doc Ford, but also non-fiction adventure books. The Heat Islands is more than a mystery. It is a funny, frightening, and powerful commentary on human nature and on America's favorite theme park -- Florida. View more info

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Black Widow (Doc Ford #15)

By: White, Randy Wayne

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Putnam Adult: 2008

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 011045

ISBN: 0399154566

Condition: New


SIGNED by the author with no personalization with date and word Sanibel. --- No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Like Robert B. Parker and John D. MacDonald at their best, White draws readers into his world with characters you'd pay just to hang out with and then hooks us with straight-ahead action. It's an old-school combination, but it still works just fine. [Bill Ott] We currently have a large selection of SIGNED Randy Wayne White titles. Contact us if there is a title you are s... View more info

Image for <b> Colored-Photograp h Singing Tower, Florida [Bok Tower] by photographer W. J. Harris </b>

Colored-Photograp h Singing Tower, Florida [Bok Tower] by photographer W. J. Harris

By: [none]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: St Augustine, Harris Pictures: 0

Seller ID: 010663

Condition: Fine


Date unknown c1920's or earlier. Matted 8 by 10 inches No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. The 205-foot neo-Gothic and art deco Singing Tower carillon designed by famed architect Milton B. Medary and ornately crafted by noted stone sculptor Lee Lawrie, houses one of the world's finest carillons. [bells] View more info

Image for <b>Nassau Bahamas Travel Brochure: The New Colonial  Hotel; Munson Steamship Line  </b>

Nassau Bahamas Travel Brochure: The New Colonial Hotel; Munson Steamship Line

By: [Unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Bahamas, [Unknown]: 0

Seller ID: 010679

Condition: Good


No publishing information given. Deduced that this is an advertisement piece from the Munson Steamship Line. [No date: c1924 - 1932] The brochure lists other means of transportation, How to Enjoy Nassau illustrated with period photographs.. 19 cm by 11 cm. 24 pages held in stapled stiff paper wraps. Front has color paste-on. Illustrated with photographs. No copies were located in the trade or on WorldCat/OCLC . Tight and clean, wraps a hint of fading. Small loss to the front past-on lower corner. In establishing the date: Page 5 The New Colonial, The New Colonial, was built on t... View more info