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1 Palm Beach, Miami Beach Social Directory, 1937.
Palm Beach, Florida: Palm Beach Social Directory, Inc., 1937. 
Octavo, paperbound, 222 pp. Glue repair to spine; interior clean & tight. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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2 Alan M. Voorhees & Associates, Inc. Tampa Urban Area Transportation Study. Transit Studies: February 1968.
McLean, VA: Alan M. Voorhees & Associates, Inc., Transportation & Planning Consultants, 1968. 
Tall, oblong octovo; spiral bound; stiff, illus. covers; 88 pp. Fold-out maps, tables, figures. Damaged spiral binding; otherwise, Fine. ‘Dear Mr. Smith [Executive Director, Hillsborough County Planning Commission]...Pursuant to our agreement of November 7, 1966, we have made detailed analysis of transit and operations in the Tampa urban area. This report documents the analyses, presents our proposals for operational improvements to your present transit system, and describes the role of transit in Tampa's future transportation network...' 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Aldrich, Bertha D. E. and Ethel Snyder. Florida Sea Shells. With Illustrations.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, The Riverside Press Cambridge, 1936. First Edition. 
Duodecimo, blue cloth, viii, 126 pp. Illus. with 11 b & w plates. Fine, in a Very Good+ dust jacket with light edgewear, protected with mylar cover. ‘Complete and practical information on a fascinating hobby. The authors describe the best shell beaches, give the history of sea-shell collecting, tell the story behind each shell, and show how to make a collection (cleaning the shells, polishing them with oil, and mounting them). The book also contains a careful description of any shell which the Florida amatuer is likely to find. This book is indexed and illustrated with photographs useful for identification.' 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Aldrich, Bertha D. E. and Ethel Snyder. Florida Sea Shells. With Illustrations.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, The Riverside Press Cambridge, [1936]. 
Signed by Ethel Snyder. Duodecimo, blue cloth, 126 pp. Illus. with 11 b & w plates. Very Good+, with fading to spine and slight edgewear. ‘Complete and practical information on a fascinating hobby. The authors describe the best shell beaches, give the history of sea-shell collecting, tell the story behind each shell, and show how to make a collection (cleaning the shells, polishing them with oil, and mounting them). The book also contains a careful description of any shell which the Florida amatuer is likely to find. This book is indexed and illustrated with photographs useful for identification.' 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Aldrich, Guy V. Seven Miles Out: The Story of Pasadena Community Church, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1924-1960.
Tampa, FL: Florida Grower Press, n.d. 
Octavo, cream marbled boards, (hardcover), gilt letters and decoration to upper cover, [ii], 220 pp. Fine, in a Near-Fine dust jacket. Illustrated with b&w photos. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Alfieri, S. A., Jr.; Langdon, K. R.; Wehlburg, C.; Kimbrough, J. W. Index of Plant Diseases in Florida.
Gainesvile, FL: Division of Plant Industry, Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services. Bulletin 11. Revised 1984. 
Quarto, paperbound (stiff, illus. grey wrappers), iv + 389 pp. Very Good+, with soiling to covers (interior clean & tight). From Preface: This publication represents the first revision of the Index of Plant Diseases in Florida, which was intitially published in July 1975. It hopefully reflects the most comprehensive compilation of diseases affecting the wide diversity of flora that contributes to the rich heritage of the State of Florida. This project is the result of cooperative efforts of many plant pathologists who have given unstintingly of their time and expertise over the many months that went into this work. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Archibald, Fred. Rube Allyn's Good Camping in Florida. Fourteenth Edition, 1973. Approved by Great Outdoors Association.
St. Petersburg, Florida: Great Outdoors Publishing Co., 1973. 
Octavo, softbound (stiff, full-color photo. illus. red & white wrappers), 152 pp. Fine (As New). From Foreword: The prime objective of this book is to put before the travelling camper a concise guide to campgrounds, attractions and other points of interest. Great Outdoors is in no way connected to any campground or attraction. We feel that by presenting the facts in a straightforward and honest manner we can help make your camping vacation easier and more enjoyable. In other words if a place is nice we try to say so and if it is less than nice we will try to warn the traveler. We tell it like it is. The book is divided into chapters according to highways. Each chapter will follow a highway north to south or west to east; the entries are in geographical sequence... 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Armstrong, Orland Kay. The Life and Work of Dr. A. A. Murphree.
N.l.: Published for the Author for the Murphree Memorial Fund, [1928]. 
1st edition. Octavo, black fabricoid with gilt title and torch enbossed, 172 pp. Portraits, photos. Very Good; some shelf wear. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Artman, L. P., Jr. Old Key West Stories.
Published by the Author, 1975. 
Quarto, paperbound (stapled, illus. white wrappers), 16 pp. Near-Fine, with darkened edges. Illustrated. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Ashley, Keith H. and Vicki L. Rolland; eds. The Florida Anthropologist. Volume 66, Nos. 1-2.
Gainesville: Florida Anthropological Society, 2013. 
Quarto, softbound, 79 pp. Photos., illus. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 Atwood, C., et al. Tropical Planting Book.
Oneco, Florida: Royal Palm Nurseries, n.d. 
Royal octavo, paperbound (stiff, brown, stapled, illus. wrappers), 75 pp. Neat former-owner signatures to upper cover and title page, scant underlining to text, names of Pres., and Gen. Manager & Treasurer have been blacked out. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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12 Ayers, R. Wayne. Images of America: Florida's Grand Hotels from the Gilded Age.
Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, (2005). 
Octavo, softbound (slick, sepia-tone photo. illus. wrappers), 128 pp. Fine. From lower cover: Florida in the late 1800s was a paradise waiting to be discovered. During this period, two visionary tycoons of the Gilded Age set out on separate ventures that would transform the Sunshine State from the America's last frontier into a destination for the rich and famous. The grand hotels that Henry M. Flagler and Henry B. Plant opened at their planned resort sites offered a fantasy stay surrounded by all the accoutrements expected by sophisticated, Gilded Age patrons. Florida's Grand Hotels from the Gilded Age provides a look at these magnificent structures during their glory years, along with the fashionable entertainment and social and recreational pastimes that engaged their gilded guests. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Ayers, Wayne; Ayers, Nancy; Ockunzzi, Jan; and the Indian Rocks historical Society. Images of America: Indian Rocks Beach.
Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, (2010). 
Octavo, paperbound (stiff, slick, photo. illus. wrappers), 128 pp. Fine (As New). From lower cover: According to legend, Indian Rocks got its name when Tocobaga Indians brought their ailing chief from inland Florida to drink from the area's sulfer springs, prized for their medicinal qualities. Their leader miraculously recovered, as the story goes, and the trib returned each year to the place where large rocks surrounded the healing spring. The natural beauty of the barrier island that became Indian Rocks Beach was what attracted Harvey hendrick to establish his homestead here in the mid-1890s. Year's later, he recalled, “I liked the place, I thought it was the most beautiful place on God's green footstool, and I think so yet.” The charm and character of this little seaside community is evident in these historic photographs, from the days when the old swing bridge was the center of activity, to the booming post-World War II era when tourists and residents proclaimed Indian Rocks Beach as their special place... 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 Baader, Lana Adele. A Gator Pond!?
Published by the Author, (2006). First Edition, Stated. 
Sgined & Inscribed by the Author: Happy gator trails! Lana Adele Baader/Micanopy Fall Harvest Festival/November 11, 2006. Octavo, softbound (slick, full-color illus. covers with white spine), illustrated throughout, 158 pp. Fine (As New). From lower cover: A Gator Pond!? is an entertaining, educational book for children. Children will meet a real Florida alligator and see what happens when he makes his home in a pond that just happens to be the farm animals' watering hole This book will give children a better understanding of and a greater appreciation, respect and affection for the wildlife, the environment, kmankind, and the relationship among the three. Told by the animals, the story reveals information about the lives of alligators, with additional pages of facts and illustrations about the animals in the story. Also included are cationed wildlife photographs and several sections on alligator related subjects. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Bachman, Harold B. The Million Dollar Band: The Story of the Band of the 116th Regiment of Engineers, 41st (Sunset) Division, American Expeditionary Forces. The Original Million Dollar Band in World War I and the Professional Concert Band Which Succeeded it under the Title of Bachman's Million Dollar Band.
Gainesville, Florida: Harold B. Bachman, 1962. First Edition. 
Signed and Inscribed by the Author. Quarto, softbound (stiff, stapled, tan wrappers), 90 pp. Illustrated. Good+, with light soiling, minor speckling to wrappers. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Baker County Centennial Executive Committee. Baker County Centennial Celebration, May 4 - 7, 1961: Baker County, 1861 to 1961.
Baker County, FL: Baker County Centennial Celebration, 1961. 
Octavo, stapled illustrated grey wrappers, [48] pp. Good, with rubbing and foxing (age darkening) to covers. Gives ceremony and participant details, in addition to giving an illustrated history of the county. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Baker, Rick. Mangroves to Major League: A Timeline of St. Petersburg, Florida (Prehistory to 2000 A.D.).
St. Petersburg, FL: Southern Heritage Press, (2000). First Edition. 
Large, square octavo, turquoise cloth (hardcover), xii + 336 pp. Fine (As New) in Fine (As New) dust jacket. From dust jacket: The story of St. Petersburg is the story of post-colonial America. A community on a peninsula of the Florida peninsula, grows from a mangrove wilderness inhabited by native cultures to a booming railroad town. It progresses through the turn of the century, the roaring twenties and the Great Depression. The city witnesses two world wars, a cold war and the start of a new millennium. Mangroves to Major League provides readers with insights on the ten eras of the country's newest major league city, and provides detailed timelines linking local events to important events in Florida, United States and world history. The text is supported by hundreds of photographs, charts and maps, many never published before, which will leave readers with both a flavor for the community and an in-depth understanding of its history. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Ballard, William C., et al. Centennial. A Nautical Heritage: The St. Petersburg Yacht Club Story. Second Edition. 1909-2009.
St. Petersburg, Florida: St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 2009. 
Folio, gilt-stamped blue boards (hardcover), 160 pp. Color photos, b&w photos, portraits, map endpapers. Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Balseiro, Jose Agustin; Editor. The Hispanic Presence in Florida, Yesterday and Today, 1513 - 1976. With Contributions by Vincente Murga, R. S. Boggs, W. G. Arnade, William M. Strait, Rosa M. Abella, Carlos Ripoll, and Antonio Jorge.
E. A. Seemann Publishing, Inc., [1976]. 
Octavo, softbound, 160 pp. Very Good+, with bump to top of spine. Contents: General Introduction (Balseiro); Florida, So Named by Ponce de Leon (Murga); Mosaid of Traditional Culture (Boggs); Medicine in Spanish Florida (Straight); Florida During the American Revolutionary War (Arnade); Jose Marti and the American Founding Fathers (Ripoll); The Cultural Presence of the Cuban Exile in Miami (Abella); Characteristics and Consequences (Jorge); Index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 Bansemer, Roger. Southern Shores.
Orlando: Sentinel Communications, [1989]. 
1st edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. Quarto, blue boards (hardbound). Color illustrations throughout. Near-Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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