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The Down Easters

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

1987-08-05. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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DOWN EASTERS: American Deep-water Sailing Ships, 1869-1929

Lubbock Basil

Glasgow and Boston: Brown, Son and Ferguson for Charles E. Lauriat Company, 1929. First edition. The original first issue English sheets with a title-page printed for Mr. Lauriat. Both issues were released by the publisher at the same time. With a profusion of illustrations, photographs and plans, some folding. Royal 8vo, publisher’s original bright royal blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and decorated in blind on the upper cover, with beautifully decorated cartographic end-papers, t.e.g.. xvi, 285 including the appendix and index pp. A fine copy, bright and fresh. BECOMING SCARCE IN FIRST EDITION AND ESPECIALLY SO IN SUCH NICE CONDITION. Whether your looking for Barquentines, Schooners or Ketches, hove down or Bristol shape, from Honolulu to South Street, this well illustrated book covers all aspects of American Sailing in its final days before obedient steam would sweep these Great Ladies off of our oceans forever. Authored by one of the greatest of all writers of naval history.

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The Down Easters: the Story of the Cape Horners: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1963. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. A history of the American sailing ships that made the New York to San Francisco run around Cape Horn off the tip of South America in the late 1800s. The ships also sailed the San Francisco to Liverpool route. Includes rare black and white photographs and detailed fold-out plans of the ships. No previous owner marks. Text, photos, plans, appendices, charts, and tables all clean and bright. Corners bumped. Top of spine bumped and a bit wrinkled. Dust jacket is age darkened on spine panel and has moderate soiling to entire jacket. Jacket has small tears and wrinkles to top of spine panel that have been closed with tape applied to inside of dust jacket. Dust jacket now protected in Mylar. Ships same or next business day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages .

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THE DOWN EASTERS : American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil,

Glasgow: Brown, Son and Ferguson, Ltd., 1930. xvi, 285pp. b/w plates. Bright blue buckram cloth, gilt. With illustrations and plans. Map end-papers. Unfaded [email for photo]. A lovely copy. 2nd edition. Hardback. Fine/No Jacket. 4to.

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The Down Easters: American Deep-water Sailing Ships 1869-1929.

LUBBOCK, Basil.

Boston:: Charles E. Lauriat,, [1929].. First edition.. original blue cloth.. Cloth rubbed at extremities; spine very slightly darkened; tight and sound.. Small 4to,. Illustrated.

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The Down Easters: American Deep-water Sailing Ships 1869-1929 with Illustrations and Plans

LUBBOCK, BASIL

Brown Son Ferguson 1930. Quarto, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine & front board, gilt circular ship motif to spine, illus eps, frontispiece, xvi + 285pp, illus, VG (light tanning to page edges) in d/w, poor (heavy fading to spine, tears with loss to upper edges, creasing to edges, moderate staining, creasing to folds)

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THE DOWN EASTERS

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., 1929. xvi, 285 pages. Gold lettering on the spines. Gold lettering on the front cover. Minor wear to the edges and corners of the book. A very good copy of this volume, illustrated with 136 b/w photographs and 4 plans. Maps on the endpapers. The book is subtitled: "American Deep-water Sailing Ships 1869-1929. This is a very heavy book and will require additional shipping charges - at cost.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 7 x 9.5. Nautical, Windjammers, Sail.

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The Down Easters; American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson [0-85174-112-6] [1980]. (Small 4to) 288pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, photographs, illustrations, plans, maps, tables, diagrams, appendices, index. Time Period 19th Century & 20th Century. Locale: United States. (Transportation, Navigation, Sailing Ships).

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The Down Easters: American Deep-water sailing ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown Son & Ferguson, 1971. reprint. dust jacket. Nice Copy. lge. 8vo. xvi + 288pp., frontis., b/w pls., fldg. plans, appends., index, The Story of the Cape Horners. Very nice copy in bright blue boards with a nice dust jacket

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

Dover Pubns, 1987-06-01. Paperback. Used:Good.

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

1987-08-05. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Down Easters : The Story of the Cape Horners.American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

Glasgow: Brown,Son & Ferguson,Ltd.,Nautical Publishers., 1929. Bright clean sky blue boards the titles impressed to the front and in shinning gilding to the spine. Decorative epp's the previous carefull owners gift inscription is written neatly on the dedication page---" Dedicated to All those Merchant Adventurers and Master mariners, Shipwrights and Sawyers and Shellbacks and other Seafaring Folk who built up America's Mighty Sailing Marine".Frontis shows "Stowing Topsails" a painting by Capt.Petersen.The jacket alas has seen better weather and has been put in dry dock a couple of times for repairs. It is mainly intact the topsail by the spine is missing a small piece of canvas about1/2" at the front corner and another at the rear about 1" by 1/2". A small damp stain to the front and a closed tear at the stern. all have been plugged by the carpenter.. 1963 Reprint. Cloth Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fair/Poor. Illus. by Illustrated Throughout Wit B/W Plate and Scale drawings/Plans. Large 8vo.

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The Down Easters: The Story of Cape Horners: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869 - 1929

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow, Scotland: Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd., Nautical Publishers, 1953. Clean indigo blue cover with gilt titles. Thin soft rubbing to bottom of spine and tiny rub to bottom corner tips. Faint foxing to edges. Age foxing to eps. Quite clean content, all fldg charts clean & intact, b/w illustrations, binding tight. 288p Dj: soft rubbing. Very faint dusting of soiling to spine and just a few small very faint spots. Head & bottom spine with several chips. Head & bottom flaps spine with chips.Tiny closed tear to bottom of front edge. Price-cut to front flap foot.. Reprint. HB. VG/VG.

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The Down Easters

Lubbock, Basil

Story of the Cape Horners. D/W. 288pp. Ill. Plans. V.G. copy. Glasgow, 1971. "See our entire catalog".. Hardcover.

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The Down Easters: The Story of the Cape Horners

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1930. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good/fair. Second edition, 1930. Cloth hardcover with gilt titles in dust jacket, heavily illustrated (including a fold-out), 285 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Fair dust jacket, light foxing or age-toning to the pages and page-edges, a bit of creasing to the tips of the outer pages, rubbing and bumping to the tips of the book's covers, soiling and discoloration to the dust jacket, wear to the dust jacket including rubbing, tearing, and loss, square-shaped piece of the dust jacket clipped from the front panel (likely where the price was listed) . Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.

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THE DOWN EASTERS

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., 1971. xvi, 288 pages. Gold lettering on the spines. Blind embossed lettering on the front cover. Minor wear to the edges and corners of the book. Previous owner's inscription and embossed name on the half title page. Dust jacket is protected in Brodart. A very good copy of this volume, illustrated with 136 b/w photographs and 4 plans. Maps on the endpapers. The book is subtitled: "American Deep-water Sailing Ships 1869-1929. This is a very heavy book and will require additional shipping charges - at cost.. Reprint. Blue Cloth Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 7 x 9.5. Nautical, Windjammers, Sail.

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships, 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Boston: Charles E. Lauriat Co., 1929. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xvi, 285 pp. Slight wear to the extremities of the covers. There is a 1/2" tear in the spine covering, 1" from the base. The binding is secure and square, and the text is clean.

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The Down Easters: American Deep-water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Boston: Charles E Lauriat Company, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. 273pp +index, illustrated. Stain on front panel, otherwise a good copy in blue cloth without dj.

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The Down Easters : American Deep - Water Sailing Ships 1869 - 1929

Lubbock, Basil

Brown, Son & Ferguson Glasgow 1953, 1953. Later edition. Illust. 8vo, 288. Reprint.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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The Down Easters; American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

New York: Dover Publications [0-486-25338-4] [1987]. (Trade paperback) 284pp. Very good. Photographs, illustrations, tables, diagrams, appendices, index. "The beauty and majesty of the Down Easter, with her gleaming cotton canvas and shining masts and spars, recall a glorious chapter in America's long adventure with the sea. Few ships were more imposingly handsome. Few took to the waves with more surety and grace. And few, as they spanned the seven seas, put America so dramatically and colorfully in touch with the world". Time Period & 19th Century. Locale: United States. (Transportation, Navigation, Sailing Ships).

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

LUBBOCK, Basil

Dover Pubns, a reprinting slightly altered of 1930 edn 1987. pbk 284pp table and b/w illustrations excellent almost as new this is an original printing not a print on demand copy and is in stock for immediate dispatch

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The Down Easters; the story of the Cape Horners.

LUBBOCK, Basil.

Glasgow:: Brown, Son & Ferguson, (1953)., 1953. First issued in 1929. 8vo. xvi, 288 pp. Plates, index. Blue cloth, dust-jacket; jacket chipped. Good.

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The Down Easters; American Deep-water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd, 1929. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. Boards are worn and repaired.Marked.Foxing.Excellent binding.With illustrations and plans,all complete.[R.K]

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The Down Easters - American Deep-water

Lubbock, Basil

Boston: Charles E. Lauriat, 1929. Stains to boards, hinges weak, cloth on spine splitting with boards, some loose pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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The Down Easters; The Story of the Cape Horners

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown, Son and Ferguson, 1980. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good/Very Good. Glasgow: Brown, Son and Ferguson, 1980. Copy in navy cloth on boards in unclipped D/J. Jacket has clear protective wrapper. Jacket a little dusty. Maps as front and rear end papers. Free of inscriptions. Clean text with b/w plates. This is a heavy book and may require additional postage.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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The Down Easters : The Story of the Cape Horners

Lubbock, Basil

Paperback. Good.

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THE DOWN EASTERS: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown Son & Ferguson. NEAR FINE book, no DJ. Orig blue cloth.. 1963 (1929cp). 3rd reprint.. Hardcover.. NEAR FINE book, no DJ. 4to, xvi,288pp. Bright & tight. Gilt lettered spine. Few plans, about 100 illustrations. . Extrems rubbed. Bokplate. Inked gift note on half tp. .

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The Down Easters : American Deep-Water Sailing Ships, 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good. Black-and-white illustrations, photographs, and plans, including some larger fold-out plans and figures. Blue and white endpapers illustrated with maps. Occasional spotting and light shadowing. Pencil note to back of back free endpaper. Small newspaper photographs and caption taped to blank part of last index page. Shadowing from tape on half-title page and opposite page. Gilt lettering to spine. Small stain to back cover. Very light rubbing to cloth, small tear to spine.

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Selected Poems of Octavio Paz.

PAZ, Octavio.

Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 1963. First edition HARD COVER IN DUST JACKET. 8vo. or.cl. OCTAVO SIZE. HARDCOVER. Bi-lingual edition with translations into English by Muriel Rukeyser. Spanish author, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. First edition. Sl. worn ex-lib. copy, in dust jacket. #AAA1. Selected Poems of Octavio Paz. Buy with confidence from one of Australia's oldest bookshops established in 1975.

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The Down Easters : American Deep-Water Sailing Ships, 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

Very Good. Used book in very good condition. Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. 100% guaranteed. 071819

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Good. Used book in good condition. Has wear to the cover and pages. Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. 100% guaranteed. 071419

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The Down Easters: American deepwater sailing ships 1869-1929

Lubbock, Basil

Glasgow: Brown, Son and Ferguson, 1929. Cns and head and tail of spine rubbed; sm split (about 15mm) at top of back joint; cvrs marked; 285p, plates, illus eps. Size: Sm 4to. First Edition.. Original Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Sm 4to.

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

Dover Pubns, 1987-06. Paperback. Good.

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The down easters,: American deep water sailing ships, 1869-1929;

Lubbock, Basil

Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1930-01-01. Hardcover. Good. . Cover and edges shows wear. Pages are clean and intact.

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The Down Easters : American Deep-Water Sailing Ships, 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

Dover Publications, Incorporated, 1987. Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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The Down Easters: American Deep-Water Sailing Ships 1869-1929

Basil Lubbock

Dover Pubns. Paperback. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.

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Price: $2.99