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Last Train To Paradise

Last Train To Paradise

by Les Standiford

LES STANDIFORD is the author of eight critically acclaimed novels, including most recently Bone Key, as well as several works of nonfiction. He has received the Frank O’Connor Award for Short Fiction and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs. Since 1981 he has lived in Miami with his wife and three children. They are themselves survivors of Hurricane Andrew.
The Florida Keys

The Florida Keys

by John Viele

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Everglades

Everglades

by Marjory Stoneman Douglas

Palmetto Country

Palmetto Country

by Stetson Kennedy

Slavery In Florida

Slavery In Florida

by Larry Eugene Rivers

Death In the Everglades

Death In the Everglades

by Stuart B McIver

Travels Of William Bartram

Travels Of William Bartram

by William Bartram

Suwannee River

Suwannee River

by Cecile Hulse Matschat

Tales Of Old Florida

Tales Of Old Florida

by Frank and Tony Meisel Oppel

The Season

The Season

by Ronald Kessler

Cigar City Mafia

Cigar City Mafia

by Deitche- Scott M

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Florida, My Eden

by Frederic B Stresau

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Southern Shores

by Roger Bansemer

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If Nothin' Don't Happen

by David M Newell

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The Other Florida

by Gloria Jahoda

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Florida Gardener's Guide, 2nd Edition

by Georgia Tasker|Tom MacCubbin

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If Nothin' Don't Happen

by David McCheyne Newell

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Tales Of Old Florida

by Oppel Frank and Meisel Tony Editors

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The Founding Of Naples

by Ron and Gerald L Lanterman Jamro

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Mizner's Florida

by Donald W Curl

Florida History Books & Ephemera

Our World

Our World

by Whiston, Wayne, Editor

David

David

by Godley, Henry C, Editor

Our Fascinating Past

Our Fascinating Past

by Cleveland, Lindsey Williams; U S

the Florida GROWER [Run of Fourteen Issues]

the Florida GROWER [Run of Fourteen Issues]

Tampa: Florida Growers Publishing Co, 1921. Scattered run of fourteen issues, including Vol. XXIII nos 6, 13, 18-20, 23 & 25 and Vol. XXIV nos 2, 4, 6, 7, 10-12. Folios, staple bound, each 16-24pp save for one special 74pp "Midwinter" issue with pictorial front wrapper depicting a woman at the beach, the rest in self wrappers, each with a Florida view printed on the front cover. Black and white illustrations and advertisements within text. A scarce Florida agricultural journal, offering growing tips,... Read more
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$500.00
History of Martin County

History of Martin County

by Hutchinson, Janet, Emeline K. Paige (editor)

Hutchinson Island, FL: Martin County Historical Society. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1975. 1st Thus; First Impression. Hardcover. Pictorial cover. Corners dented. Excellent history of this Florida county. Endpapers have a chronology of events by date starting in 1913. Includes sections on early settlers, black history, The towns, agriculture, Stuart, Prominent people, etc. Has a large bibliography. Scarce. ; Photographs; 422 pages .
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$60.78
Free the Cuban Five: unjustly imprisoned in the United States [handbill]

Free the Cuban Five: unjustly imprisoned in the United States [handbill]

San Francisco: The National Committee to Free the Cuban Five, 2007. Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed both sides, black text on white stock, photos of the prisonors, very good condition. Post-August 2006. The front of the leaflet has smiling headshots of the five with their first names below, a short history of the Five, their anti-terrorist activities and the involvement of the CIA history of the trial and legal actions. On the rear are statements by the Five and a message from Mumia Abu-Jamal with... Read more
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$15.00
NGALA WILDLIFE PRESERVE Naples, Florida

NGALA WILDLIFE PRESERVE Naples, Florida

by Smith, Terry and Donovan

Shutterfly. Fine. ca. 2012. Hardcover. Tiny nick to the top of the spine. ; Square Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall .
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$14.00
IN OLD PUNTA GORDA

IN OLD PUNTA GORDA

by Larkin, Angie

Old Punta Gorda, Inc., 2001. First Edition. 1st Printing. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages; Pictorial covers. Regional History. From back cover: "To celebrate the centennial of the city of Punta Gorda, FL, in 1987, Angie Larkin collected many of her historical columns written for a newspaper into a book. Her columns were based on interviews with longtime residents of Punta GOrda and Charlotte County. ." ISBN: 0970768109. ISBN/EAN: 9780970768100.... Read more
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$14.00
Tales out of school; Joseph Fernandez's crusade to rescue American education

Tales out of school; Joseph Fernandez's crusade to rescue American education

by Fernandez, Joseph A., with John Underwood

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1993. Hardcover. 278p., very good first edition in boards and unclipped dj. Fernandez became Chancellor of the New York City school system afterhois stint as Superintendant of Public Schools in Dade County, Florida.
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$15.00
Florida: The Land of Enchantment

Florida: The Land of Enchantment

by WINTER, Nevin O

Boston: L. C. Page & Co, 1918. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Large octavo, 380pp., illustrated. A very nice, bright copy in the handsome publisher's binding, overall near fine. Contemporary gift inscription on the half-title, and front inner hinge cracked, but holding. A delightful, well-illustrated celebration of the state of Florida, authored by a wealthy Toledo businessman who had interests in the state. Dozens of illustrations from period photographs depict the state well into its... Read more
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$200.00
Bay Colony Golf Club Cookbook

Bay Colony Golf Club Cookbook

by Gahabka, Wilhelm

NP: Blurb. Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued. 2011. Hardcover. No DJ as issued ; Color photo hardback binding. Color photos. Cookbook by executive chef at Naples, FL country club ; Oblong 8vo (9.4 X 8.8 X 0.5 inches); 119 pages .
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$20.00
Siluetas y sonetos (poetry)

Siluetas y sonetos (poetry)

by Castello, Eduardo F

Mexico City: Self-published by the author, 1986. Paperback. 59p., 4.5x6.5 inches, text in Spanish, illustrations, very good first edition trade paperback in blue Frenchfold pictorial wraps. The Colombian-born poet resides in Florida.
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$15.00
Bay Colony Golf Club Cookbook

Bay Colony Golf Club Cookbook

by Gahabka, Wilhelm

NP: Blurb. Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued. 2011. Hardcover. No DJ as issued ; Signed and inscribed by author. Color photo hardback binding. Color photos. Cookbook by executive chef at Naples, FL country club ; Oblong 8vo (9.4 X 8.8 X 0.5 inches); 119 pages; Signed by Author .
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$24.00
Florida Wild Flowers And Roadside Plants

Florida Wild Flowers And Roadside Plants

by Bell, C. Ritchie, and Taylor, Bryan J

Chapel Hill, NC: Laurel Hill Press. Hardcover. 1982. 1st Edition. 8vo 308pp . Fine in Fine DJ. Color Photographs .
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$14.70
At the Crossroads: Afro-Cuban Orisha Arts in Miami

At the Crossroads: Afro-Cuban Orisha Arts in Miami

Miami: Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 2001. 30p., stapled wraps, 11 x 8.5 inches landscape format, profusely illus., very good condition. Text in English and Spanish. Catalog of an exhibit held from February 23 to July 8, 2001.
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$15.00
Between Sinners and Saints

Between Sinners and Saints

by Sexton, Marie

Lexington KY: Amber Quill Press, LLC, 2011. Paperback. 268p., softbound in trade-size glossy wraps, a fine unblemished copy. Author acknowledges her "Surfing guru" and a "slightly sadistic massage therapist
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$12.00
Tales of Old Florida

Tales of Old Florida

by Frank Oppel and Tony Meisel

Castle, 1987, Fine Hardcover / Fine Dustjacket. 477 pages, 7" x 9.5", illustrated throughout.
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CA$22.00
L'il Havana Blues

L'il Havana Blues

by Cepero, Nilda, illustrations, Nunzio Mainieri

Miami: LS Press, 1998. Paperback. 52p., 5.25x8.25 inches, illustrations, very good first edition trade paperback original in blue pictorial wraps. Poetry. Cuban American poet from Boston now living in Key West.
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$20.00
Trio Los Panchos (Gil - Navarro - Albino) [photographic publicity card]

Trio Los Panchos (Gil - Navarro - Albino) [photographic publicity card]

[Miami, FL]: Miami Records, 1962. 3.25x5.5 inch card, b&w photo portrait of the trio seated on one side, list of their recordings on the other, very good. Promotional item for the group, founded in New York, which included Mexican and Puerto Rican singers.
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$12.00
The Depression Kids [5 double-spaced typed manuscript pages, plus 4 pages of original cartoon drawings]

The Depression Kids [5 double-spaced typed manuscript pages, plus 4 pages of original cartoon drawings]

by [MAYNOR, Art]

[Tampa, Florida]: unpublished, 1985. unbound. Fine. Art Maynor. An archive of Tampa cartoonist Art Maynor, consisting of a five-page typed manuscript entitled "The Depression Kids" and four pages of original drawings (seven total images), backed on thick cardboard. The narrative is essentially a reminiscence of Tampa during the days of the Great Depression, and what it was like for young kids during that time. Maynor's attractive images portray games that he and his friends played in the... Read more
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$125.00
Like Judgement Day; the ruin and redemption of a town called Rosewood

Like Judgement Day; the ruin and redemption of a town called Rosewood

by d'Orso, Michael

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1996. 373p., very good first edition in dj. On the all-black Florida town burned out by a white mob, and the townspeople's seventy year struggle for justice.
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$20.00
Low Rider: [aka Lowrider] vol. 25, #5, May, 2003: Miami Kickoff

Low Rider: [aka Lowrider] vol. 25, #5, May, 2003: Miami Kickoff

by Lopez, Alberto, publisher and editor

Los Angeles: Park Avenue Publishing, 2003. Magazine. 270p., 8.5x11 inches, articles, reviews, interviews, ads, photos, very good custom car magazine with a Chicano influence in pictorial wraps.
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$12.00
Raices en el corazón: Relatos y Nuevos Poemas

Raices en el corazón: Relatos y Nuevos Poemas

by Ventura, Enrique J

Miami: Editorial Universal, 1971. 40p., wraps, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, wraps evenly toned and dampstained along edges, spine chipped else good condition. Text in Spanish. Third chapbook by the Cuban exile poet.
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$25.00
The official newsletter of the Prime Timers Tallahassee: a social club for gay men age 21 and up [twenty-one issue broken run]

The official newsletter of the Prime Timers Tallahassee: a social club for gay men age 21 and up [twenty-one issue broken run]

Tallahassee, FL: Prime Timers Tallahassee, 2004. Eleven issues, 6p. each, 8.5x11 inches, events, news, ads, resources and services, photos, very good newsletters each three sheets stapled top-left corner. Issues include: Nov. & Dec. 2002, Jan.-Sept. & Nov. & Dec. 2004, Jan-Nov 2005 with Sept/Oct a single double issue. The 2005 run is missing October but it seems they may have combined Sept/Oct or skipped October each year.
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$45.00
Manual on Shark Fishing

Manual on Shark Fishing

by Otwell, W. Steven & Frank J. Lawlor III & Jeffrey A. Fisher & George H. Burgess Jr. & Fred J. Prochaska & John M. Stevely

Florida Sea Grant College. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1985. First Edition; First Impression. Paperback. Orange cover with black print. A compilation of papers by : W. Steven Otwell, Frank J. Lawlor, III, Jeffrey A. Fisher, Goerge H Burgess, Jr., Fred J. Prochaska, and John M. Stevely.Includes Biology of sharks, Shark fishing methods, Shark processing, Shark fins, Marketing and Economic Assessments, References. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Rare.; Florida Sea Grant... Read more
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$29.97
Lira poetica; poesias

Lira poetica; poesias

by Krieghoff, Maria Luisa

[Miami]: Self-published by the author, 1971. 51p., 5.5x8.5 inches, typewriter-set, illustrations, text in Spanish, very good poetry chapbook in stapled pictorial wraps. Love poems by the Cuban American poet. Three holdings located in OCLC as of 7/2018.
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$45.00
GCN: Gay Community News; the weekly for lesbians and gay males; vol. 9, #2, July 25, 1981; Lesbian & Gay Pride USA

GCN: Gay Community News; the weekly for lesbians and gay males; vol. 9, #2, July 25, 1981; Lesbian & Gay Pride USA

by Hoffman, Amy, David Morris & Cindy Patton, editors, Lisa Nussbaum, Larry Goldsmith, Nancy Wechsler, Jil Clark, Henry Jung, Michael Bronski, et al

Boston: GCN, 1981. Newspaper. 16p, folded tabloid newspaper on newsprint, news, opinion, articles, events, ads, photos, services and resources, toned edges and folds, New College stamp on cover. Cover story and photos on Gay Pride celebrations. Also above-the-fold story on campus gay group bans in Florida. The burning of the Barracks, an abandoned gay bathhouse in San Francisco and 25 buildings leaving over 100 homeless mostly Filipinos. Gayle Rubin is quoted. Boston's LGBTQ newspaper which started in... Read more
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$15.00