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Image for <b> Finding Florida: The True History of the Sunshine State </b>

Finding Florida: The True History of the Sunshine State

By: Allman, T. D.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010355

ISBN: 0802120768

Condition: New


Longlisted for the National Book Award and a Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year. First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. 8vo; 9.25 inches tall; 556 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography, and Index; Illustrated with photographs. Allman's engaging, eye-opening, and heavily researched history of Florida spans half a millennium, from the myth of Ponce de León's Fountain of Youth to the 2012 s... View more info

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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

Image for <b> Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba and Then Lost It to the Revolution</b>

Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba and Then Lost It to the Revolution

By: English, T. J.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2008

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010777

ISBN: 0061147710

Condition: Fine


"A whiz-bang account of the Mafia's short-lived romp through 1950s Cuba." (New York Times Book Review) First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. 8vo; 396 pages with index. View more info

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Over Key West and the Florida Keys
[Florida]

By: Feil, Charles

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Sarasota, FL, Pineapple Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010487

ISBN: 1561642401

Condition: Fine


The Keys, flung out below the Florida peninsula, are mere slivers of land separating the shimmering, turquoise waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Chuck Feil shows them to us from his lofty perch of five hundred feet aboard gyroplane Rooty Kazooty.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. 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

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 Wash... View more info

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Miami's Historic Neighborhoods. A History of Community
[Florida; Dade County]

By: Matkov, Becky Roper [Editor]

Price: $49.95

Publisher: San Antonio, Texas, Historical Publishing Network: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 010513

ISBN: 189361915X

Condition: Fine


A Publication of Dade Heritage Trust. First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. 4to; 12 inches tall; 208 pages with index; lavishly illustrated with color and B/W photography. SIGNED with a lovely inscription by the Editor. View more info

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Tales of Old Florida

By: Oppel, Frank; Meisel, Tony

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Castle Books: 1987

Seller ID: 010377

ISBN: 1555212255

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve.Here is a collection of original articles and stories of the old Florida, of hunters and Indians, the development of the sportsman's paradise, the vast canvas of nature prior to the coming of the condominium. --- Illustrated with rare drawings, photographs, and engravings. View more info

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The Orchid Thief

By: Orlean, Susan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1998

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010528

ISBN: 0679447393

Condition: New


First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. --- A true story of passion, obsession, and beauty. The author's tale is a riveting dissection of the collector's obsession, and the peculiar state of mind and nature that is contemporary Florida. View more info

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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 t... View more info

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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

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

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Favorite Recipes From Florida
[Citrus, Cookbook]

By: [not stated]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Lakeland, Florida, Florida Citrus Commission: 1982

Seller ID: 010392

Condition: Very Good


Spiral bound color illustrated card-stock with 48 pages of recipes. Each uses Florida citrus including Drinks, Salads, sauces, and more. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. 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. Smal... View more info