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Encyclopedia of Knots and Fancy Rope Work - Fourth Edition

by Graumont, Raoul & John Hensel

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Published
1972
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vg-
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4th
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9780870330216
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Cornell Maritime Press. 4th. 1972. vg-. Hardcover. ISBN:0870330217 Revised by Raoul Graumont 4th Ed. / 5th ptg.. 690 pages; b/w photos & illustrations; text clean, previous owner name on front ep; chips & tears to edges of price clipped dj in new protective mylar .
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Boatbuilding Manual

by Steward, Robert M.

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Published
1977
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vg
ISBN
9780877420149
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Camden, ME: International Marine . 1977. vg. Hardcover. ISBN:0877420149 6th ptg. 220pp; interior clean; b/w photos, illustrations, & diagrams; binding solid; 9" tall; brown illustrations on yellow dj with shelf wear to edges & spine sunned .
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Encyclopedia of Knots and Fancy Rope Work - Second Edition

by Graumont, Raoul & John Hensel

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Published
1942
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good
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NY: Cornell Maritime Press. 1942. good. Hardcover. 2nd Ed. 690 pages; b/w photos & illustrations; darkening to eps, faint moisture stain & waviness to bottom edge of some pages, ink note to previous owner dated 1943 on front ep; 9.75" tall; foxing & faint moisture stain to bottom edge of tan cover .
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Practical Navigation for the Yachtsman

by Devereux, Jr., Frederick L.

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1972
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vg-
ISBN
9780393031713
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NY: W. W. Norton. 1972. vg-. Hardcover. ISBN:0393031713 316 pages; text clean, previous owner name & date on front ep, soiled top edge; b/w illustrations & diagrams; binding solid; 9.25" tall; soiled/darkened edges of dj .
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Introduction to Yachting, An

by Herreshoff, Francis / Boris Lauer-Leonardi, foreword

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Published
1963
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vg-
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Sheridan House. 1963. vg-. Hardcover. 189pp; b/w photos & illustrations throughout; contents clean; 11.75" tall; silver decor & lettering on navy cover with shelf wear to edges & small line of white paint .
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Two Years Before the Mast and Twenty-Four Years After - The Harvard Classics, Volume 23

by Dana, Jr., R.H. / Charles W. Eliot, ed.

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Published
1909
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vg-
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NY: P. F. Collier & Son. 1909. vg-. Hardcover. 424pp + fold-out plate; frontis with tissue guard; text clean, previous own name inside front cover; shelf wear to edges of red cover with blind stamped border & emblem on front; gilt lettering on sunned spine .
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Over My Head: Journeys in Leaky Boats from the Strait of Magellan to Cape Horn and Beyond

by Winslow, Margaret

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Published
2012
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good+
ISBN
9781475954319
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$11.80

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iUniverse. 2012. good+. Paperback. Signed by Author ISBN:9781475954319 xxi + 215pp including bibliography; color photo front cover; b/w photos with text; free standing large post card with photos of the author & her mule; inscribed by the author on title page to Pam; bump to fore edge of a few pp in center of book; author is a field geologist… Read more
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My Old Man and the Sea: A Father and Son Sail Around Cape Horn

by Hays, David & Daniel

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Published
1995
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vg-
ISBN
9781565121027
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Algonquin Books. 1995. vg-. Hardcover. ISBN:1565121023 xiv + 227 pages; blue map eps; b/w il'd maps & diagrams; interior clean & tight, 'x' on bottom edge; small tear to tp edge of dj .
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NY: Motor Boating / Hearst. 1952. vg-. Hardcover. Volume 28, Motor Boating's Ideal Series. 280pp; text clean, book plate on front ep, pp toned; b/w il'd diagrams; 11.25" tall; wear / fading to edges of green cover with boards showing at corners .
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Royal Yacht Britannia, The (Official Guidebook)

by Cooke, John / Neil Rankin, foreword

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fine
ISBN
9780954890018
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Edinburgh: Someone Pubg. / Royal Yacht Britannia Trust. fine. Paperback. ISBN:0954890019 11-5/8" tall; 68pp; glossy paper; color & b/w photos; color photo cover; flat spine .
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Articulate Sailor, The

by Tazelaar, James

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Published
1973
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vg
ISBN
9780828600583
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Tuckahoe, NY: John de Graff. 1973. vg. Hardcover. ISBN:0828600589 189 pages; b/w photos by Jan De Graff; interior clean, foxing to top edge; binding solid; 10" x 6.75" tall; chips & a few taped tears to edges of dj .
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Golden Dragon, The: By Clipper Ship Around the Horn

by Loeper, John J.

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Published
1978
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vg+
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780689306587
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$9.75

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NY: Atheneum. 1st. 1978. vg+. Hardcover. Signed by Author ISBN:068930658x SIGNED by author on the half title pg; 65pp; interior clean & tight; illustrated with b/w old prints & paintings; 9.25" tall; light wear to edges of red & blue dj .
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It's a Friendship: Published by the Friendship Sloop Society

by Jones, Herald A. / Howard Chapelle, intro.

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Published
1965
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vg
Edition
1st
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Rockland ME: Seth Low Pr.. 1st. 1965. vg. Hardcover. Bookplate on free front endpage stating that this is #1456/2000 copies & prev. owner's name; 11" tall; 95pp; blue cover with gilt lettering on spine; b/w photos & plans; small stain on back free endpage; white dust jacket has some stains & soiling, is in new clear protective mylar; some wear… Read more
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Mariner's Notebook: A guide to boating fundamentals

by Crawford, William P.

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Published
1971
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good+
Edition
5th
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$7.00

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San Francisco: Miller Freeman Pubs. book div.. 5th. 1971. good+. Hardcover. 10" tall; 509pp including index + blanks for notes; blue cover with gilt lettering & decoration front & spine; monochrome photo endpages; b/w photos & ils with text; wear to extrems of cover; ownership info stamped on free front endpage .
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Life of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, The - The Family Library, Nos. 126 & 127

by Mackenzie, Alex Slidell

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Published
1841
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good+
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NY: Harper & Bros.. 1841. good+. Hardcover. The Family Library, Nos. 126 & 127 Solid but unattractive. 6" tall; brown covers with gilt lettering & decoration on spine; 322pp + 275pp; b/w frontis from J.W. Jarvis with tissue guard in vol. 1; holes in backstrip caused by biopredation; foxing to edges & beginning & ending pp .
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Complete Book of Boating

by Zadig, Ernest A.

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Published
1972
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vg+
ISBN
9780131601437
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. 1972. vg+. Hardcover. ISBN:0131601431 620pp + color plates & index; interior clean & tight; b/w photos & illustrated instructions; 2-color map end pages; 11" tall; darkening to edges of cover; blue light wear to edges of color photo il'd dust jacket .
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Sailing Ship, The: A Study in Beauty

by Rogers, Stanley

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Published
1950
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vg+
Edition
1st
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$15.00

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NY: Harper & Bros. 1st. 1950. vg+. Hardcover. 98pp; interior clean & tight; glossy color frontis + 7 additional glossy color plates; b/w illustrations & diagrams; 11.25" tall; small chips & tears to edges of color il'd dj in new protective mylar .
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Mann at Sea

by Mann, Derek

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Published
1994
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vg
Edition
3rd
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Vantage Pr.. 3rd. 1994. vg. Hardcover. Signed by Author Presentation copy signed "To John & Jane, the perfect hosts. With Best Wishes & "Smooth Sailing" Derek Mann." 209pp; b/w photos; b/w drawing; dust jacket has some discoloration & small tears along edges .
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Insurance Co. of North America. vg-. Paperback. Booklet HH-3780a. 20pp + cover; stapled binding; b/w illustrated instructions, maps, & figures; interior clean & tight, stain on back cover .
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Nautical Chart Symbols and Abbreviations: April 1956

by none

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Published
1956
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good
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US Dept of Commerce / Coast & Geodetic. 1956. good. Paperback. Chart No. 1. 10" tall; 24pp + cover; b/w il on cover; 2-color symbols; cover is browned, a bit soiled; light creases to cover .
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