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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

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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

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Historic Photos of Pennsylvania

By: Beardsley, Laura

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Nashville:, Turner Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 004293

ISBN: 1596525150

Condition: Very Good


Carefully used. Moderate wear. Rub on upper rear edge.Pennsylvania's natural beauty, industrial might, and advances in education and the arts Farmlands and waterfalls, coal mines and steel mills, museums and universities-all contribute to the tapestry that is Pennsylvania's landscape and history. Most of all, the images in this collection pay tribute to the people who have made up Pennsylvania's storied past, even as the state looks ahead to a hopeful future. 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

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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>Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico  </b>

Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico

By: Kolb, E. L.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1952

Inscription: SIGNED by author with an inscription.

Seller ID: 010301

Condition: Near Fine


New Edition with additional Illustrations (76) plates from photographs by the author and his brother. SIGNED by author with an inscription. Blue cloth covered boards, gold titles. Color pictorial paste-on on front. Bindings square and tight. Minimal shelf wear. Text clean and bright. 12 printing. 8vo; 21 cm; 8.5 inches tall; 344 pages followed by b/w photographic illustrations. 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> Retrospect of Western Travel </b><br> [Jacksonian America ] [Abolitionists]

Retrospect of Western Travel
[Jacksonian America ] [Abolitionists]

By: Martineau, Harriet

Price: $425.00

Publisher: London:, Saunders and Otley: 1838

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010323

Condition: Very Good


Harriet Martineau's narrative of her travels in Jacksonian America preserves her reporting on slavery and other current topics of the day, as well as her insights on women's place in society, and her observations and vignettes of famous people such as John Calhoun. [Feller] Martineau had approached her American trip in the manner of a sociologist. She was determined to evaluate and criticize what she saw, using only American terms of reference, and not British st... View more info