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Ribbon Of Sand: The Amazing Convergence Of The Ocean And The Outer Banks, Alexander, John and James Lazell
1 Ribbon Of Sand: The Amazing Convergence Of The Ocean And The Outer Banks
Alexander, John and James Lazell
Chapel Hill, North Carolina Algonquin Books 1992 0945575327 / 9780945575320 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue paper-covered boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with maps and drawings. 238 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (18.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022845

Price: 15.00 USD
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Beach Holidays from Portugal to Israel, Bernarde, Melvin and Anita
2 Beach Holidays from Portugal to Israel
Bernarde, Melvin and Anita
New York Dodd Mead 1974 0-396-06891-X / 9780396068914 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket Signed
Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. SIGNED by authors and dated on front free endpaper. 272 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A lively, informal guide to carefully chosen beaches in Portugal, Spain, France, Sardinia, Elba, Yugoslavia, Malta, Cyprus, Turkey and Israel. Included are both low cost lodgings and luxury hotels, pristine beaches and active social spots. Basic information on transportation, climate, points of interest, accomodations and more. 8vo. Travel. 008193

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Dance of the Flying Gurnards: America's Coastal Curiosities and Beachside Wonders, John Waldman
3 The Dance of the Flying Gurnards: America's Coastal Curiosities and Beachside Wonders
John Waldman
Guilford, Connecticut The Lyons Press 2002 1585743682 / 9781585743681 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by the author, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean light turquoise paper covered boards with yellow spine, brown lettering on spine. Light bumping to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page: "To John, Maybe you'll find a metaphor in here somewhere - Regards, John Walden." 208 pages. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (24.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Informative and engaging sourcebook to introduce beachgoers, waterfront residents, vacationers, and boaters to the natural charms and menaces of the three North American coastlines. 022321

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Havana La Vida (The Elephant's Eye), Schommer, Alberto
4 Havana La Vida (The Elephant's Eye)
Schommer, Alberto
Woodstock, NY Overlook Hardcover 1994 0879517166 / 9780879517168 First Hardcover Near Fine Near FIne Jacket 
First Edition, first printing, in clean unchipped original dust jacket. Clean black boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Size is approximately 11-1/2" x 14-1/2". 140 gorgeous quadratone photographs. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (65.00 on front inside flap), enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. These images, moving and vibrant yet sweetly fragile, were taken during four short trips in which photographer, Alberto Schommer immersed himself in this seductive capital, taking over 3,000 pictures and then carefully choosing these 140 images. From the famed Floridita bar, birthplace ofthe daiuiri, to the sultry sands of its famed beaches; from the decaying majesty of its splendid architecture to the remarkable spirit of its people -- all are stunningly captured by Schommer's discerning eye. 025122

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The Outer Banks of North Carolina: 1584-1958, Stick, David
5 The Outer Banks of North Carolina: 1584-1958
Stick, David
Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Press 1958 First Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by author, in original jacket. Dark gray cloth boards with silver illustration and blue lline decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Signed "David Stick" on the half-title page. Illustrated by Frank Stick. 352 pages with index. Dust jacket front flap is separated at flap fold, price clipped at upper corner with small previous owner name in light ink; jacket is lightly rubbed with short closed edge tears and associated small creases. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The history and geology of the Outer Banks of North Carolina, which played a significant and often romantic role in the history of North Carolina and the United States. 022324

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Tide Marks - Being some Records of A Journey To The Beaches of The Moluccas and the Forest of Malaya in 1923, Tomlinson, H. M.
6 Tide Marks - Being some Records of A Journey To The Beaches of The Moluccas and the Forest of Malaya in 1923
Tomlinson, H. M.
New York Harper & Brothers 1924 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Kerry Eby, Illustrator 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Red cloth boards with elaborate gold decoration on cover, small decoration and gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (front endpapers decorated with maps). Illustrations from Drawings by Kerr Eby. Date on title page is MCMXXIV (1924) - Copyright page states: Copyright, 1924 with publisher's code K-Y. 295 pages. 022285

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7 Exploring New England Shores: A Beachcomber's Handbook
Waters, John F.
Lexington, Mass. Stone Wall Press 1974 0-913276-09-X / 9780913276099 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 198 pgs. Illustrated with photographs by the author, maps. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has some fading to spine and 1" closed tear at rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Information on coastline formation, shore ecology, crafts, aquariums, recipes, New England sea monsters, and more. 8 vo.. New England. 011024

Price: 15.00 USD
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