Floridiana from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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Santiago's Finest Hour

by Mina Hemmingway (Foreword), Ernest Hemmingway

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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A collection of drawings inspired by Ernest Hemingway's "The Old Man and the Sea" by Guy Harvey, signed by Harvey on the dedications page with '2014' inscribed next to the signature. Dust jacket wrapped in mylar and in excellent condition. 2007 copyright date is a mismatch and correctly 1999. 116 pgs. copiously illustrated in black and white; 9 1/2 x… Read more
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$125.00
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Florida Architecture (Magazine) - 71-77th Editions (7 Total)

by Roberta Klein et al.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
March 2005 - March 2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$150.00

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71st to 77th editions (7 total). Pictorial wraps. Copiously illustrated with the interiors and exteriors of various Florida architecture. Approximately 150 pages each. 9 3/4 x 13 1/4.
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$150.00
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Florida Architecture (Magazine) - 60th, 64th-66th, and 68, 69th Editions (6 total)

by Roberta Klein et al.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
July 1999 - March 2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$150.00

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60, 64, 65, 66, 68, and 69th editions. Pictorial wraps. Copiously illustrated with the interiors and exteriors of various Florida architecture. Approximately 150 pages each. 9 3/4 x 13 1/4.
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$150.00
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The First Hundred Years of Avon Park, Florida (SIGNED by Author)

by Leoma Bradshaw Maxwell

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
c. 1980
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Signed by author to front endpaper. Vibrant red cloth with white text to spine and front board. Black and white photographs throughout text with one color photograph tipped in at the end. 268 pp. 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches
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$200.00
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The Notorious Ashley Gang

by Hix C. Stuart

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$185.00

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Red cloth with debossed black text to front board and spine. Black and white photographs throughout. Small tear to binding on spine; slight semicircle to front board (see image). 80 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches.
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$185.00
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Cross Creek

by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$140.00

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Green cloth with silver particulars to front board and spine. Pictorial endpapers. Dust jacket protected in mylar. Decorations by Shenton throughout. Creases, chips, and light soiling to dust jacket. Fading to silver spine text; previous owner's name. 368 pp. 6 x 8 1/2 inches.
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$140.00
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Miami Millions

by Kenneth Ballinger

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$180.00

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Yellow pictorial front cover "The Story of the 1925 Florida Land Boom and How It Turned Into a Boomerang." Loss to rear edge (see image). Underscoring on page 55 pointing the construction planning of the Deauville Casino. Additional black & white photograph inscribed in the back saying "Deauville pool Miami Beach, Florida (late 1920's)." Fine copy without previous owners' names… Read more
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$180.00
image of Summaries of the park, parkway and recreational area study and forest resources survey for Florida.

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95 pp, illustrations, maps (some folded) tables (1 folded) diagrams (some folded). 8 1/2 x 14 in.
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$137.00
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Miami the Beautiful

by

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
c. 1920
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$145.00

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Gray wraps with plate attached. Stained covers and front detached. Thirty bright color plates plus illustrated title page.Stains to cover Scarce copy without previous owners' names or markings.
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$145.00
image of Florida 1513-1913 Past, Present and Future

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Spine missing.
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$400.00
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The Story of Florida

by William Thomas Cash

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$1,605.00

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Four volume set, navy blue cloth, gilt particulars to spine, decorated endpapers, frontispieces (vol. I: State Capitol Building, vol II: Florida Supreme Court Building, vol III: J. B. Whitfield, vol. IV: William Thomas Cash); numerous illustrations throughout (including maps), plates, portraits; vols. I-II paged continuously, vols. III-IV paged continuously; vols. III-IV contain biographies and portraits of notable figures in Florida… Read more
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$1,605.00
image of The North Broward Times. February 28, 1953.

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Stapled pictorial wraps; staple slightly oxidized. Covers nearly detached. Contains advertisements, television schedule, and short features, including "Homes for Seminoles" which briefly discusses The Friends of the Seminoles organization and their fund raising campaign to "provide modern housing for the natives living on the reservation near Fort Lauderdale." A clean and serviceable copy.; 8vo ;… Read more
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$85.00
image of The Fort Lauderdale Times. Volume 2, Number 1. Saturday, January 6, 1951.

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Stapled pictorial wraps; staples slightly oxidized. Contains advertisements, television schedule and short features as well as reoccurring columns "The Old Man of the Cypress Swamp" and "Touring the County with Marge." A nice copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 8vo ; [28] pages .
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$85.00
image of The Fort Lauderdale Times. March 7, 1953.

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Stapled pictorial wraps; staple slightly oxidized. Contains advertisements for Tropical Acres and The Gateway Theater, television schedule and short features as well as reoccurring columns "The Old Man of the Cypress Swamp" and "Touring the County with Marge." A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 8vo ; [28] pages .
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$85.00
image of The Fort Lauderdale Times. March 14, 1953.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida: Broward Magazines, Inc.. Very Good. 1953. Stapled pictorial wraps. Staple rusted with stain. Covers detached. Contains advertisements, television schedule and short features, as well as reoccurring columns "The Old Man of the Cypress Swamp" and "Touring the County with Marge." A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or further markings. ;… Read more
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$85.00
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Nurmi Isles sales catalog

by Victor Nurmi

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
c. 1946
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$400.00

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Stapled wraps; some foxing to front cover. Some creasing, particularly along spine. Yellow deckled edges. Depicts lots, houses, apartment sites and a proposed hotel and cabana club advertised as "South Florida's most elite, exclusive, highly restricted residential area." A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Oblong 8vo ; [8] pages… Read more
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$400.00
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Illustrated Florida.

by Dodge Art Publishing Co.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1882
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$900.00

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Buffalo: Dodge Art Publishing Co.. Very Good. 1882. Set of twenty chromolithographic views of Florida on card stock measuring approximately 7.5 x 5 in (190 x 125 mm). Housed in publishers slipcase. Some erosion to cloth on back panel of slipcase, to which is adhered a large oval tradecard for Ashmead Brothers, Publishers and Stationers, Jacksonville,… Read more
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$900.00