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  • FLORIDA: A Guide to the Southernmost State. by [American Guide Series] Federal Writers' Project of the Works Project Administration, for the State of Florida.
    [American Guide Series] Federal Writers' Project of the Works Project Administration, for the State of Florida.
    FLORIDA: A Guide to the Southernmost State.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Oxford University Press, (1940). Hardcover - A volume in the 'American Guide Series', part of a project of the Works Project Administration (WPA) during the Depression to provide employment for writer (Among the writers involved with this book was Zora Neale Hurston) Illustrated with many black and white photographs. Includes sections on the history of the state, the cities and towns, and many suggested tours. Chronology, bibliography, index. One of the harder to find titles in this series. Folding map in rear pocket. xxiv, 599 pp. Map on front endpapers.

    Condition: Poor condition in light green cloth (front hinge tearing along side of spine, rear hinge cracked, fraying to cloth, offsetting and discoloration to endpapers, previous owner's name), reading copy only. Folded map is in very good condition. No dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81260
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  • SOUTH CAROLINA: A Guide to the Palmetto State. by [American Guide Series] Workers of the Writers' Program of the Works Project Administration, State of South Carolina.
    [American Guide Series] Workers of the Writers' Program of the Works Project Administration, State of South Carolina.
    SOUTH CAROLINA: A Guide to the Palmetto State.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Oxford University Press, (1942) dj. Hardcover - A volume in the 'American Guide Series', part of a project of the Works Project Administration (WPA) during the Depression to provide employment for writers. Illustrated with many black and white photographs. Includes sections on the history of the state, the cities and towns, and many suggested tours. Chronology, bibliography, index. Folding map in rear pocket. xxvii, blank, 514 pp. Map on front endpaper.

    Condition: Very good in light blue cloth with dark blue lettering (some toning and offsetting to the endpapers) in a fair only dust jacket with overall edgewear, tears along the folds, etc. Original price of $1.75 still present.

    Book ID: 81259
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