A Yank pioneer in Florida. Recounting the adventures of a city chap who came to the wilds of South Florida in the 1890's and remained to grow up with the country. Introductory by Dr. David Fairchild. Allen H. Andrews.

A Yank pioneer in Florida. Recounting the adventures of a city chap who came to the wilds of South Florida in the 1890's and remained to grow up with the country. Introductory by Dr. David Fairchild

Jacksonville, FL: Douglas Printing Co. 1950. 515p., illus., first edition, very good in the original illustrated cloth, remains of dj present.

Andrews was a member of the Koreshan Unity commune in Estero, Florida and was editor of their paper the American Eagle. Here he writes about his experiences in Florida and in the community. The Koreshan group was religious, believed in a concave earth and was led by Cyrus Read Teed who they believed to be immortal. The group split when he died.

Cat.No: 132774

Price: $75.00