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81 Burt, Al. Becalmed in the Mullet Latitudes: Al Burt's Florida. With an Introduction by Ernest Lyons. [Signed].
Port Salerno, FL: Florida Classics Library, (1983). 
Signed & inscribed by author on title. Octavo, softbound (stiff, illus. wrappers), [viii], 326 pp. Very Good+, with lightly rubbed edges & some age darkening. From lower cover: In times of dramatic change, we all need a lamplighter who can help us see where we are headed by showing us where we've been. For Floridians, Al Burt is that lamplighter. Al's column is a conservatory of Florida history. Week after week, he illuminates people, places and traditions -- all caught in a swirl of change, yet all worth hanging onto. More than any body of writings that I know of, Al Burt's Florida is a touchstone between the Florida that was, the Florida that is, and the Florida that is in the becoming. Al performs this heavy duty without the first hint of heavy-handedness. His prose, like the man himself, is gentle and sensitive. May this collection of his columns spawn more... 
Price: 15.00 USD
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82 Burt, Al. The Tropic of Cracker. Foreword by Raymond Arsenault and Gary Mormino.
Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, (1999). 
Octavo, red cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, xiv + 240 pp. Fine (As New) in a Fine (As New) dust jacket. From dust jacket: The Crack of the old-time cow hunter's whip gave the native Floridian a nickname, but Al Burt's The Tropic of Cracker is a state of mind shared by those who love what remains of the FLorida that needed no blueprint or balance sheet for its creation, what was here before there was a can opener or a commercial or a real-estate agent. In his years of roving the state as a Miami Herald columnist, Al Burt mapped Florida's Tropic of Cracker, not with lines of latitude and longitude but with stories. The Crackers Burt tells of are men and women from Apalachicola to the Everglades, from Tallahassee to the Keys. They lived in the late 1800s, and they live today -- along the Ocklawaha and in the floodplains of Lake Okeechobee. They were cow hunters, Conchs, and alligator men. They grew oranges, sugarcane, and muscadine grapes. They made moonshine. They drove mules, ate fried mullet, and told yarns in a Cracker creole about Florida's panthers, snakes, alligators, and hurricanes. There are luminaries among them, and writing about them...but mostly they are just regular folk who mark the borders of the elusive and magical Tropic of Cracker... 
Price: 12.50 USD
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83 Butler H. E., Fellow of New College, Translated. The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1909. 
Small octavo, green cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, 238 pp. Very Good+, with lightly rubbed edges. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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84 Campbell, Richard L. Historical Sketches of Colonial Florida.
Cleveland, Ohio: The Williams Publishing Co., 1892. First Edition. 
Octavo, burgundy cloth (hardcover), Very Good, with sunning and light wear to spine, small chip to ffep. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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85 Cannon, Ronald B., ed. Emerald Coast Review, 1989: A Collection of Works of West Florida Writers.
Pensacola: West Florida Literary Federation, 1989. 
1st edition. Octavo, softbond, xi, 166 pp. Illus. Small former-owner stamp; otherwise Near-Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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86 Ceo, Rocco J. and Joanna Lombard. Historical Landscapes of Florida.
Miami: Deering Foundation and University of Miami School of Architecture, [2001]. 
Oblong quarto, softbound, 134 pp. Fine. Including photos, histories, and achitectural drawings of 27 historical landscapes of Florida. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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87 Cinchett, John V. Images of America: Vintage Tampa Signs and Scenes.
Charleston, SC Arcadia Publishing, (2009). 
Octavo, softbound (photo-illustrated wrappers), 127 pp. Wrinkle to upper cover; otherwise, Fine. During the 1950s, the Cinchett Neon Sign Company came to be Tampa's best-known sign maker. When the city planned to build a zoo, the mayor asked Cinchett to design the new sign. Fried chicken king Colonel Sanders had the sign company create all the neon work for his first two Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurants in Central Florida, and soon after, other reputable businesses came calling. This spectacular collection of more than 200 vintage photographs will take you on a walking tour of beautiful Tampa during her Ňglory yearsÓ -- the 1950s. Captured in photographs taken by the Cinchett family for their neon sign shop in Tampa, these never-before-seen images showcase local landmarks, businesses, and street scenes that will take you back to the day when downtown was a bustling haen of popular stores and restaurants. Author John V. Cinchett worked at his gradfather's sign shop unil the late 1980s. A third-generation Floridian and Tampa native, Cinchett is the organist at various historic Tampa-area churches. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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88 City of Jacksonville. Budget: City of Jacksonville, Florida 1928, Estimated Revenues and Expenditures for 1929.
Jacksonville, 1929. 
Octavo, paperbound (stiff, stapled printed wrappers), 26 pp. Small inked note to upper cover; otherwise, a Very Good copy with lightly soiled covers. Includes detailed budget for all city departments & operations for 1929. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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89 Clark, Evert and Nicholas Horrock. Contrabandista!
New York: Praeger Publishers, (1973). 
Octavo, red cloth (hardcover), silver letters, 231 pp. Very Good+, with lightly rubbed edges; in a Very Good+ dust jacket with light edgewear. From dust jacket: This fast-moving account of a conspiracy within a conspiracy describes the wholesale smuggling of heroin into the United States by light plane from South America. For nearly a decade the Latin Connection to the already well-known French Connection went largely unnoticed. During that time the ubiquitous French-Corsican underworld built a powerful cartel based on the availability of the contrabandistas -- smugglers long known for their dealings in cigarettes and whisky, wigs and Levis. Switched onto heroin, many of them without knowing what their small aircraft were landing at Florida airbports, the contrabndistas found themselves caught in a desperate game for fantastic stakes played out on Miami boulevards and in New York hotels. Eventually they were outmaneuvered by a small by nervy and determined group of U. S. narcotics agents and international intelligence operatives... 
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90 Clarke, Mary Helm. South Florida's Gold Coast (Miami to West Palm Beach).
Coral Gables, Florida: Clarke Publication, 1952. 
Octavo, softbound (stapled, illus. gold wrappers), 48 pp. Very Good, with foxing. Illustrated. Contents: Introduction; The Celestials; Palm Beach; West Palm Beach; Lake Worth; Lantana, Hypoluxo, Boynton; Delray Beach; Boca Raton; Deerfield, Pompano; Fort Lauderdale; Dania; Hollywood-by-the-Sea; Strip Map of Florida's Gold Coast (mileage chart); Inter-American Cultural and Trade Center; North Miami Beach; Miami Area; Miami Beach Area; Hialeah, Miami Springs, Opa-locka; Coral Gables; Big and Little Hunting Grounds. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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91 Clearwater Chamber of Commerce. Clearwater, Florida: Where it's Springtime all the Time.
Clearwater, Fla.: Clearwater Chamber of Commerce, n.d. [ca. 1928-1930.] 
Octavo, color-illustrated wrappers, stapled, 32 pp. Photos, color illustrations. Promotional piece for the city of Clearwater. Ex-library copy; otherwise Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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92 Cohen M. M. [Tyler, O. Z., Jr., ed.] Notices of Florida and the Campaigns. A Facsimile Reproduction of the 1836 Edition with Introduction by O. Z. Tyler, Jr.
Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1964. 
Quadricentennial Edition of the Floridiana Facsimile & Reprint Series. Duodecimo, red boards (hardbound), xlix, 240, 11 pp. Fold-out map. Near-Fine in acetate jacket. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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93 Coleman, Lisa. Images of America: Clearwater.
Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, (2002). 
Octavo, paperbound (stiff, slick, photo. illus. wrappers), 128 pp. Fine (As New). From lower cover: Clearwater, situated on Florida's Gulf Coast, is a progressive city that is rife with history and known for its breathtaking landscape. The city that has become one of the state's prime destinations was once inhabited by Timucuan, Calusa, and Apalachee tribes. Early settlers called the area that had plentiful fresh springs alon its shore Clear Water Harbor from the Native American word Pocotopaug, and early developers and speculators drew tourists and residents touting Clearwater as a resort community with a comfortable climate. Opportunity and adventure brought many pioneering families, citrus farmers, railroad barons, and land developers to the area. Today, Clearwater is a locality that continues to move forward while preserving its distinct past. Images of America: Clearwater is a unique collection of vintage photographs and facts that brings to life the history of this thriving city... 
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94 Collins, Toni C. The Lady of the Lighthouse: A Biography.
Chiefland, Florida: Suwannee River Publishing Company, 2012. First Edition. 
Octavo, black boards (hardcover), gilt letters, iii + 107 pp. Fine (As New) in a Fine (As New) dust jacket. From dust jacket: The Lady of the Lighthouse is an account of the life of Catherine Dorgan Hobday, the only woman to serve at the Cedar Keys Light Station on Florida's Gulf Coast. This haunting chronicle provides a detailed and revealing look into Catherine, her family, her relationships with men of the sea, and the ships which they commanded and sailed. Stated on the waterways of the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, the story is interwoven with 18th and 19th century historical events and chronicles the lives of ordinary people who ofttimes were engaged in extraordinary activities. 
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95 Committee to Study Division of the Diocese. Diocese of South Florida: Report of Committee to Study Division of the Diocese to the Diocesan Convention, April 13, 1967.
Diocese of South Florida, 1967. 
Quarto, paperbound (stiff white stapled wrappers), 35 pp. Very Good, with light soiling. From Introduction: In accordance with the wishes of the Diocesan Convention of 1966, expressed in the resolution on page 53 of the Journal of the Convention, this report is herewith submitted: It is to be noted that the convention resolution directed us to make a recommendation. This we have done, towards the end of this report. In order to make our recommendation on as objective a basis as possible, certain guidelines have been followed in developing the material incorporated into this report. Because this report itself represents the reasons, and the reasoning, why we recommend as we do, it does not reflect all the objectivity we followed in our study. Thus, we feel it important that the guidelines be presented here prior to the report itself... 
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96 Cooper, J. Francis. Dimensions in History: Recounting Florida Cooperative Extension Service Progress, 1909-76. Compiled and Edited by J. Francis Cooper.
Gainesville, Florida: Alpha Delta Chapter, Epsilon Sigma Phi, McCarty Hall, University of Florida, (1976). Bicentennial Edition. 
Octavo, gold cloth (hardcover), 224 pp. Very Good+, with light soiling; in a Very Good dust jacket with sunned spine and lightly rubbed edges. From dust jacket: J. Francis Cooper was born on a cotton farm in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, attended grammar school there, high school at Boaz, Alabama, and received the BSA degree from Alabama Polytechnic Institute (now Auburn University) and MSA from the University of Florida. After graduating from Auburn he spent a year as reporter and state news editor of daily newspapers in Columbus, Georgia, and Montgomery, Alabama, and two and half years as assistant to the the managing editor of The Progressive Farmer in Birmingham. He became editor for the Florida Agricultural Extension Service and Experiment Station Feburary 1, 1925, and retired April 30, 1961. Since then he has been special correspondent for Progressive Farmer and has written for other farm journals. He spent a year during 1918-19 in the U. S. Army Signal Corps and is past commander of Haisley lynch Post, American Legion, and is vice-president of the Gainesville Last Man's Club of World War I... 
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97 Cope, Carol Soret. In the Fast Lane: A True Story of Murder in Miami.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1993). 
Octavo, black cloth & blue boards (hardcover), 318 pp. Fine (As New) in a Fine (As New) dust jacket. From dust jacket: Stan Cohen was a Miami success story, a hometown boy who made millions in the rough-and-tumble South Florida construction trade. At forty, rich and charismatic, he met and married Joyce McDillon, a beautiful 24-year-old divorcee struggling to support a young son. Stan adored his young bride. Together they lived and spent lavishly...After eleven years of marriage, Stan Cohen was at the peak of his profession and Joyce had blossomed into an exotically beautiful socialite with exquisite taste and a unique style. But the Cohens' fairytale lives were shattered in the early morning of March 7, 1986, when Stan was shot to death with his own gun as he lay nude in the master bedroom of their Coconut Grove home. The brutal crime rocked the city...In the Fast Lane is an unforgettable depiction of the twisted motives and thwarted passions that lie on the dark side of paradise. 
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98 Corse, Carita Doggett. The Key to the Golden Islands. With a Foreword by Percy MacKaye. Illustrated by Louise Turck.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1931. [The Autographed Edition of This Book is Lmited to Two Hundred and Twelve Copies, Printed from Type on Hadrian Vellum Paper. This Copy is Number 119.]. 
Signed by the Author. Tall octavo, leather backed red cloth, (hardcover), gilt letters and decoratio to upper cover, uncut, top edge gilt, 165 pp. Fine, protected with mylar wrap. Illus. Contents: Foreword by Percy MacKaye; Ruins by Frank A. Doggett; Introduction: Alimacani; Ribault Finds the Key to Florida; Spain Slams the Door; But the Lock is Often Picked; England Forces an Entrance; The Rickety Gate is Rehung; Through the Broken Door; Notes; Bibliography; Index. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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99 Coulombe, Deborah A. and Herbert L. Hiller. Season of Innocence; The Munroes at the Barnacle in Early Coconut Grove.
Miami, FL: The Pickering Press, (1988). 
Octavo, softbound (slick, stiff, full-color illus. grey wrappers), x + 101 pp. Near-Fine, with light rubbing to edges. From lower cover: Season of Innocence adds a new dimension to our understanding of Ralph Munroe and his impact on South Florida, and reminds us that in our hectic world, the Barnacle and the simple and genuine life that it represents have an enduring value for us all. 
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100 Covington, James W. Under the Minarets: The University of Tampa Celebrates Fifty Years of Progress: 1931-1981.
Tampa, Florida: The University of Tampa, 1981. 
Octavo, softbound (stiff, b&w photo. illus. wrappers), xvi + 94 pp. Very Good, with light rubbing to covers and spine. Illustrated. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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