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The Ashley Book of Knots
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The Ashley Book of Knots

By Clifford W. Ashley

New York: Doubleday, 1993 With over 7000 drawings representing over 3900 knots, every practical knot, what it looks like, who uses it, where it comes from and how to tie it, still in print since the mid 40s, a classic reference for the sailor. The author was also an artist and yachtsman who resided in Westport, MA. . Later Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$39.99

Mary Celeste the Odyssey of an Abandoned Ship

By Fay, Charles Edey

Peabody, MA: Peabody Museum, 1942 Mystery of the American half-brig found wandering, ghostlike, without master or crew, over the waters between the Azores and the coast of Portugal in 1872. The fold out chart of the course from New York is still present.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$29.99

the Boston Italians

By Puleo, Stephen

Boston: Beacon Hill Press, 2007 A Story of Pride, Perseverance, and Paesani, From the Years of the Great Depression to the Present Day, by the author of Dark Tide.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

Temple to the Wind: The Story of America's Greatest Naval Architect and His Masterpiece, Reliance
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Temple to the Wind: The Story of America's Greatest Naval Architect and His Masterpiece, Reliance

By Pastore, Christopher

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Lyons Press, 2005 Built in 1903 by Nathanael Herreshoff. 89.66 feet long. Great Sailing history. B&W photos. Important expansive bibliography and notes at the end for the scholar. Signed and inscribed in the year of publication by the author on the half title page. True first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$79.99

Dark Tide: The Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919
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Dark Tide: The Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919

By Puleo, Stephen

Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Beacon Press, 2004 The 1919 collapse sent 2.3 million gallons of molasses into the streets around the Boston waterfront. Second printing, Tight and clean, the DJ is unclipped. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home
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The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home

By Colt, George Howe

Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 2003 Wings Neck near Cleveland Light Cove on the Cape. Signed, inscribed and dated in the year of publication on the title page. Some minor tanning to the page edges. A Cohasset bookstore bookplate is neatly on the front endpaper.. Signed by Author. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

On Strategy

By Summers, Harry G.

San Francisc: Presidio, 1995 A critical analysis of the Vietnam War. The author was an infantry colonel and taught at the Army War College.. Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home
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The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home

By Colt, George Howe

Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 2003 Wings Neck near Cleveland Light Cove on the Cape. Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. Some minor tanning to the page edges.. Signed by Author. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.99

Hillbilly Elegy

By Vance, J.D.

New York: Harper Collins, 2016 A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, long on the top ten bestseller list of the NY Times.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Fine/Very Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

The Wizard of Orne Hill and other Tales of Old Marblehead

By Miles, Dorothy

Marblehead, MA: Self Published The DJ has wear and tears, the volume is signed by the author on the front endpaper, . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$49.99

The Children
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The Children

By Halberstam, David

Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, 1998 Signed and inscribed in the year of publication by Halberstam, true first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page. B&W photos internally.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$49.99

The Fault in Our Stars
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The Fault in Our Stars

By Green, John

New York: Dutton, 2012 Signed in blue marker by the author on the first blank page. True first with the full and complete number string on the copyright page. By the author of Looking for Alaska.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

The Fifth Column

By Gross, Andrew

New 2019: Minatour Books This is the advance readers' copy sent to reviewers prior to publication which is scheduled for Sept. 10, 2019, includes the marketing letter from Minatour.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC).

$19.99

The Photographer's Brush Watercolors By Norman Fortier

By Christina Connett Brophy, Ph.D

New Bedford: The Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 2019 Norman Fortier was a WWII photographer for the Navy who settled in Padanaram, South Dartmouth, MA. He was most famous for his B&W photos of the New Bedford Yacht Club area and yachting in Buzzards Bay. Unknown to most he was also an accomplished artist by watercolor. Over 50 pieces represented here with captions. Included is an introduction by family members.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$49.99

Ferdinand and Isabella

By Prescott, William Hickling

New York: Heritage, 1967 Includes the Sandglass notice issued with the book. There is wear and some fading to the slip case.. Hard Cover. Very Good/In Slip Case. Illus. by Lima De Freitas.

$24.97

Trump the Art of the Deal
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Trump the Art of the Deal

By Trump, Donald J.

New York: Random House, 1987 The book is signed on a bookplate in full by the president, "Official 2016 Election Edition." Later printing with the numbers 30-32-31 on the copyright page, the DJ is unclipped. Very collectible condition.. Signed by Author. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$399.99

Divide Me By Zero

By Vapnyar, Lara

Portland OR and New York: Tin House Books, 2019 Due out in Oct. 2019, this is the advance readers' copy sent to reviewers prior to publication.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC).

$24.99

Every Day is for the Thief

By Te Ju Cole

New York: Random House, 2015 By the author of Open City. . First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.99

This Land is Our Land an Immigrant's Manifesto

By Mehta, Suketu

New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 2019 Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. True first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$89.99

Mostly Dead Things

By Arnett, Kristen

Portland, Oregon: Tin House Books, 2019 Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. Included with the book is a 26 page pamphlet with an interview and biography of the author, new in slip case with DJ still in original shrinkwrap package.. Signed by Author. First British Edition. Hard Cover. As New/In Slip Case. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$119.99

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