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MAN-O-WAR My Island Home, Albury, Haziel L.
1 Albury, Haziel L. MAN-O-WAR My Island Home
Hockessin, Delaware Holly Press 1977 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear and foxing to DJ; A history of an outer Abaco Island, from a native of the cay. INSCRIBED by author to verso of ffep; 8vo; 167 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
WAIKNA Or Adventures on the Mosquito Shore, Bard, Samuel A.
2 Bard, Samuel A. WAIKNA Or Adventures on the Mosquito Shore
New York Harper & Brothers 1855 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
(Original) boards with light rubbing to extremities and faded. Spine sunned and with light fraying. Bookplate. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Very light foxing to first and last few pages ; 60 b&w illustrations. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 366 pages 
Price: 426.53 USD
 
 
CRUSOE'S ISLAND In the Caribbean, Bowman, Heath; Bowman, Jefferson
3 Bowman, Heath; Bowman, Jefferson CRUSOE'S ISLAND In the Caribbean
Indianapolis The Bobbs-Merrill Company 1939 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
B&W Photographs`; 8vo; 339 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
THE PASSING OF SPAIN And the Ascendency of America, Crabtree, J. B.
4 Crabtree, J. B. THE PASSING OF SPAIN And the Ascendency of America
Springfield King-Richardson Publishing Company 1898 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Previous owner's name to first blank page. Binding could be tighter; The decline of Spain and the rise of America as imperial powers ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 464 pages 
Price: 174.81 USD
 
 
CANNIBAL COUSINS, Craige, John H.
5 Craige, John H. CANNIBAL COUSINS
New York Minton, Balch & Company 1934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear and small open tears to DJ. Wear to extremities. Binding could be tighter ; A personal account of Haiti, reflective of its time; 8vo; 304 pages 
Price: 120.86 USD
 
 
A HISTORY OF THE BAHAMAS, Craton, Michael
6 Craton, Michael A HISTORY OF THE BAHAMAS
London Collins 1968 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ with moderate wear along edges; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 319 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
THE ROMANCE AND RISE OF THE AMERICAN TROPICS, Crowther, Samuel
7 Crowther, Samuel THE ROMANCE AND RISE OF THE AMERICAN TROPICS
Garden City Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc. 1929 Hardcover Very Good- 
Binding not tight. Rear board nearly separated from book block ; The tumultuous history of the Central American and Caribbean nations; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 390 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE ROMANCE AND RISE OF THE AMERICAN TROPICS, Crowther, Samuel
8 Crowther, Samuel THE ROMANCE AND RISE OF THE AMERICAN TROPICS
Garden City Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc. 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
A small dent on botom of front board. ; Illustrated with 175 B&W photographs ; 8vo; 390 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
TO CUBA AND BACK. A Vacation Voyage, Dana, Richard Henry
9 Dana, Richard Henry TO CUBA AND BACK. A Vacation Voyage
Boston Ticknor & Fields 1859 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Slight wear to extremities. Foxing to first couple of pages, and last couple of pages. Booksellers' blindstamp to front free endpaper ; Best known for 'Two Years Before the Mast, ' Dana visited Cuba while Congress was deciding whether to annex the island nation; 8vo; 288 pages 
Price: 350.00 USD
 
 
10 Eadie, Hazel Ballance LAGOONED IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS
London George Routledge & Sons, Ltd. 1931 Hardcover Very Good 
Spine browned and slightly cocked. Small bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Browning to endpapers. Binding could be tighter. Rear board sunned and discolored; A visit to the Virgin Islands, where 'lagooned' is a verb; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 443 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
11 Ellam, Patrick THE SPORTSMAN'S GUIDE TO THE CARIBBEAN
New York A. S. Barnes & Company 1956 Hardcover Near Fine 
The slightest of wear to spine ends; Detailed, illustrated look at the various options for participatory and spectator sports in the Caribbean, mostly hunting, boating, and fishing ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 130 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
IAN FLEMING INTRODUCES JAMAICA, Fleming, Ian
12 Fleming, Ian IAN FLEMING INTRODUCES JAMAICA
New York Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1965 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Ian Fleming, of James Bond fame, interrupted writing his thirteenth (and, sadly, last) novel to pen the introduction to the introduction of Jamaica where he lived part time and did most of his writing. He felt that the book would be better served if Jamaicans wrote about Jamaica, and so provided only the first essay; Color Photographs; 8vo; 240 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
ROAMING THROUGH THE WEST INDIES, Franck, Harry A.
13 Franck, Harry A. ROAMING THROUGH THE WEST INDIES
New York Blue Ribbon Books 1920 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. Spine sunned. Discoloration to rear board. Browning to first few pages; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 486 pages 
Price: 66.92 USD
 
 
ST. MARTEN; ST. MARTIN, Hidalgo, Francisco
14 Hidalgo, Francisco ST. MARTEN; ST. MARTIN
Editions Delroisse 1984 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Bilingual edition in French and English ; Color Photographs; 4to; 96 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
15 Hurlbut, William Henry GAN-EDEN: OR, PICTURES OF CUBA
Boston John P. Jewett and Company 1854 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. General wear to boards. Ex-lib, dewey number erasure to spine. Previous owner's name to front pastedown and another to title page. Endpapers foxed; Detailed snapshot of Cuba in the 1850s ; 8vo; 235 pages 
Price: 90.00 USD
 
 
VIRGIN ISLANDS PICTURE BOOK, Jarvis, J. Antonio & Martin, Rufus
16 Jarvis, J. Antonio & Martin, Rufus VIRGIN ISLANDS PICTURE BOOK
Philadelphia Dorrance and Company 1948 Hardcover Very Good 
Edges a bit browned. Former owner's name on front endpaper; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 113 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THIS---IS GRENADA, Key, Frances
17 Key, Frances THIS---IS GRENADA
1967 Softcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities and edges; An unusual, informal guide to the Caribbean island. No publishing information whatsoever other than the year and the author; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 142 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE CARIBBEAN AS COLUMBUS SAW IT, Morison, Samuel Eliot; Obregon, Mauricio
18 Morison, Samuel Eliot; Obregon, Mauricio THE CARIBBEAN AS COLUMBUS SAW IT
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ with light chipping along edges; Profusely illustrated; 8vo; 252 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
BEHOLD THE WEST INDIES, Oakley, Amy
19 Oakley, Amy BEHOLD THE WEST INDIES
New York Longmans, Green & Company 1951 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Chipping and small open tears to DJ. Bookplate and previous owner's name in fep. Binding not tight; Thorough if slightly condescending look at the various islands of the west indies including Barbados, Cuba, Jamaica, etc ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 540 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
A PHILOSOPHICAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY OF THE SETTLEMENTS AND TRADE OF THE EUROPEANS IN THE EAST AND WEST INDIES. Revised, Augmented, and Published, in Ten Volumes, Raynal, Abbe
20 Raynal, Abbe A PHILOSOPHICAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY OF THE SETTLEMENTS AND TRADE OF THE EUROPEANS IN THE EAST AND WEST INDIES. Revised, Augmented, and Published, in Ten Volumes
London W. Strahan and T. Cadell 1783 Hardcover Good+ 
Full leather boards with quite some rubbing. Book block split. Bookplate. ; This is volume 5 only of the 8 volume edition. (Was originally published in 10 volumes). Including a steel engraved map of the European settlements in Africa. ; 8vo; 499 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
 
 
RIDER'S BERMUDA A Guide Book for Travelers, Rider, Fremont
21 Rider, Fremont RIDER'S BERMUDA A Guide Book for Travelers
New York Macmillan Company 1924 Hardcover Very Good 
Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Rear map out; Ex-Library; 12mo - 7" to 7" tall; 158, 24 pages 
Price: 145.00 USD
 
 
THE MAGIC ISLAND, Seabrook, W. B.
22 Seabrook, W. B. THE MAGIC ISLAND
New York Blue Ribbon Books 1929 Hardcover Very Good- 
Boards with moderate rubbing to corners ; Beautifully illustrated with drawings by Alexander King; 8vo; 336 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
HAYTI Or the Black Republic, St. John, Sir Spencer
23 St. John, Sir Spencer HAYTI Or the Black Republic
London Smith, Elder & Company 1889 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Minute tears to top spine. Ex-lib with minimal markings. ; Fold-out map in front. ; 8vo; 389 pages 
Price: 170.00 USD
 
 
24 Treves, Frederick THE CRADLE OF THE DEEP An Account of a Voyage to the West Indies
New York E. P. Dutton & Company 1910 Hardcover Very Good- 
Wear to spine ends. Binding loose at title page, showing webbing. Binding not tight in general. Front free endpaper mostly torn out; Account of a trip to the West Indies early in the 20th century, including stops at Barbados, Trinidad, Grenada, Martinique, St. Thomas, and others ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 378 pages 
Price: 16.58 USD
 
 
THE WEST INDIES AND THE SPANISH MAIN, Trollope, Anthony
25 Trollope, Anthony THE WEST INDIES AND THE SPANISH MAIN
London Chapman & Hall 1860 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. First two pages slightly loose. Occasional foxing; Hand colored frontispiece map; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 395 pages 
Price: 400.00 USD
 
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