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Sailing Alone Around the World 1895-1898

by Slocum, Joshua

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Published
1969
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Near Fine
Edition
Limited.
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New York: Westvaco, 1969. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Limited.. Includes lines of the Spray, on the slip case, body plan of the Spray, Sails of the Spray on the endpapers, and sail plan of the Spray on the frontis. Joshua Slocum was the first man to circumnavigate the globe solo. There is some soiling to the slip case. Outside magazine… Read more
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Paul Elvstrom explains . the yacht racing rules: 1973-1976 rules

by Elvstrøm, Paul

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Seventh Printing.
ISBN
9780229115310
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$19.99

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London: Distributed by Granada, 1973. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Seventh Printing.. Has the plastic model in the front pocket. Color flag codes page at the end. Plastic like binding 98 pages in all. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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In an Open Boat: A Journey from Poland to the Americas

by Jerzy Tarasiewicz

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Published
2005
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As New
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780976411307
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$12.99

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Tavernier. FL: Ogar Press, 2005. Book. As New. Soft cover. First Edition.. B&W photos, charts and maps throughout. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Ionian Islands to Rhodes: A Sea-Guide

by Denham, H. M.

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780393031959
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New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1976. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. The DJ colors are still birght with some small closed tears. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Small Yachts and Boats

by William Atkin (editor)

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Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition.
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Norwalk, Ct: Silvermine Associates Book. Very Good. Soft Wraps. First Paperback Edition.. Undated, looks like 1950s from the ads throughout. B&W photos and diagrams depicting many boats including Excelsior and many others with articles by Atkin, Edward Newton Wigton, Frank S. Connett about "Sou'wester-ketch." and many more, scarce Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Melville Log a Documentary Life of Herman Melville 1819-1891

by Leyda, Jay

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Published
1951
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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New York: Harcourt Brace, 1951. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. Two Volume Set, I and II, the first volume has the endpapers illustrating the city of New York in 1817 and the Pacific Ocean on the back endpapers circa 1840, volume II shows Pittsfield, Massachusetts of 1858 on the front endpapers and a map of the world 1865 on… Read more
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Herreshoff of Bristol: A Photographic History of America's Greatest Yacht and Boat Builders

by Bray, Maynard; Pinheiro, Carlton

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780937822197
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Brooklin, Me: Wooden Boat Pub, 1989. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. Map endpapers, 241 pages with B&W photos and sketches, extra heavy book, additional charges will apply for internationa shipping. Laid in loosely are 2 photo copy sketches ofThe 87' M-class sloop Istalena, one of the largest double enders built in 1928. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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L'Architecture navale en 1947

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9782914208208
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Paris: Le chasse-Marree/Armen, 2002. Book. Fine. Pictorial Cover. First Edition.. French language yachting book, 240 pages, B&W photos throughout. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Worthy of the Sea: K. Aage Nelson and His Legacy of Yacht Design

by Bray, Maynard; Jackson, Tom

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Published
2006
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780884482819
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Gardiner ME: Tilbury House Publishers, 2006. Book. Very Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. B&W photos and sketches througout, appears unread. Heavy book, additional postage charges may apply. 301 pages. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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John G. Alden and His Yacht Designs

by Carrick, Robert W.; Henderson, Richard

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780877420897
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Camden, Maine: Intl Marine Pub, 1983. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. Previous owner imprint on the front endpaper, neatly and stamp on the title page. Foreword by Donald G. Parrott, introduction by Olin J. Stephens II. Laid in loosely is an article from NW Yachting from January 1996 by Peter Marsh "The Altair, 80 years and Going Strong." 445… Read more
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Aida N.G. Herreshoff's Finest Shallow-draft Yawl

by Bray, Maynard

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Published
2012
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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Bristol RI: Herreshoff Marine Museum, 2012. Book. Illus. by Benjamin Mendlowitz. Very Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. Photographs by Benjamin Mendlowitz and Maynard Bray, color photos and yacht sketches throughout. 155 pages Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Early One-Design Sailboats Grand Old Classes Still Active After Half a Century or More

by Esterly, Diana

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780684161662
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Encore Editions, 1979. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. True first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page. Front cover photo is Dark Harbor 17, the former Contessa racing at Buck's Harbor, Maine. Designs and B&W photos throughout. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Hollandse Jachten Van De Toekomst 1

by H. Kersken, Sr.

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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Assen: Born N.V. Uitgeversmaatschappij, 1967. Book. Very Good. Buckram. First Edition.. Dutch Yachts in the Future, Preface by Hugo Van Kuyck, B&W photos and designs throughout. Scarce in the US Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Corinthian Yachtsman or Hints on Yachting

by Biddle, Tyrrel E.

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Published
1881
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First British Edition.
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London: C. Wilson, Late Norie & Wilson, 1881. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First British Edition.. Red cloth binding with gilt cover illlustration and spine lettering. From the Library of Steve Fossett, the bookplate on the front pastedown depicts a exploration balloon and basket with the wording Steve Fossett Collection of Adventure and Exploration. Illustrations and diagrams throughout, a perfect early… Read more
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All This and Sailing, Too: An Autobiography

by Stephens, Olin J.

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780913372890
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Mystic, Connecticut, U.S.A.: Mystic Seaport Museum Inc, 1999. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. Stated first edition. The author also wrote in 2003, Lines, a Half-Century of Yacht Design., Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Yachting's Golden Age: 1880-1905

by Holm, Ed

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780679454885
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. Classic study of the yachting world, 178 pages, with an important bibliography at the end as well as an index identifying all the hundred of B&W photos of the yachts and scenes. Some minor edgewear and tears to the DJ edges. From the NY Yacht Club to Newport… Read more
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Mystic Seaport a Camera Impression

by Chamberlain, Samuel

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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New York: Hastings House Publishers, 1959. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition.. 72 pages of B&W photos with commentary and captions. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Cruise of the Conrad

by Villiers, Alan

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Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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New York: Scribners, 1937. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. A journal of a voyage round the world, undertaken and carried out in the Ship Joseph Conrad, 212 tons, in the years 1934, 1935 and 1936 by way of Good Hope, the East Indies, the South Seas and Cape Horn. With Charts, plans and photos by the author. This is… Read more
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The Boy, Me and the Cat Cruise of the Mascot, 1912-1913

by Plummer, Henry M.

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Published
1961
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition.
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Rye, NH: The Cyrus Chandler Company, 1961. Book. VG+. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition.. Signed by the author on the half-title page, "with best regards Henry M. Plummer, the boy. Very rare in the true first, especially signed! Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Origins of Sea Terms

by John G Rogers

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780913372319
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Mystic Ct: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. Includes a letter laid in loosely dated Dec. 8, 1984 from The National Maritime Historical Society introducing the publication of the book. Vol XI of The American Maritime Library. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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