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Yachts in a Hurry. An Illustrated History of the Great Commuter Yachts

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Yachts in a Hurry. An Illustrated History of the Great Commuter Yachts

by MOORE, C. Philip

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. New York, W.W. Norton & Company, 1996. Small quarto; deep blue cloth; a fine copy with the fine dustwrapper. 'Between the two world wars ... [luxury yachts] were commissioned by the Vanderbilt, Stroh, and Kennedy families ... [A] wonderfully anecdotal text ... reveals the history of these glamorous boats, including each vessel's unique design, furnishings, and performance capabilities'.

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Bookseller
Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
119549
Title
Yachts in a Hurry. An Illustrated History of the Great Commuter Yachts
Author
MOORE, C. Philip
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
W.W. Norton & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1996

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About Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers

The business was established in Adelaide in March 1976 and is a longstanding member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB) and the Australian Antique Dealers Association (AADA). A large out-of-print and antiquarian stock is maintained at our retail outlet in the centre of Adelaide; mail-order catalogues of our specializations are issued and a representative selection of our stock is online.

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