The Search For Speed Under Sail, 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I

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The Search for Speed under Sail 1700-1855.

by Chapelle, Howard I

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Inanna Rare Books Ltd.
Published
1967
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1967. First Edition. New York, W.W. Norton & Company Inc., 1967. 20 cm x 26.5 cm. 453 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Original Hardcover with original clipped dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear. Includes for example the following essays: The State of Naval Architecture and Shipbuilding in the Eighteenth… Read more
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The Search for Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

by CHAPELLE, HOWARD I.

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Bonanza Books. Used - Good. Good condition. Good dust jacket. Bookplate inside. Dust jacket price clipped. (Sailing ships)
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The Search For Speed Under Sail 1700-1855 by Chapelle, Howard I

by Chapelle, Howard I

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Very Good
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Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.Very good copy with clean pages and dust jacket. Previous ownership stamp on front free end paper. Sm4to. Published in New York, 1962. 451 pages.
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THE SEARCH FOR SPEED UNDER SAIL, 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Horizon Books
Published
1983
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Near Fine
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First UK
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9780851772806
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$40.00

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U. K.: Conway, 1983. First UK. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. B & W Illust.. Hardcover. Near fine in near fine jacket in protective mylar. Light wear to corners and bottom board edges; slight spine slant; pages starting to brown; former owner's name, location, and date penned to top of front endpaper. Jacket with some light wear to… Read more
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THE SEARCH FOR SPEED UNDER SAIL 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Vera Enterprises LLC
Published
1967
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Fine
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First Edition First Printing
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NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 1967. Fine in VG+ dust jacket with rubbed spot to top of dj spine. New Brodart cover on dj. Additional postage may be required. . First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover Cloth. Fine/Very Good +.
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The Search for Speed Under Sail, 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Hackenberg Booksellers ABAA
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1968
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New York: Bonanza Books, 1968. xiv, 451p., b/w illus., dj.
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The Search for Speed Under Sail 1700-1855.

by CHAPELLE, Howard I.

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Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
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[1967].
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Ink owner's signature; otherwise near fine in a jacket with some fading and rubbing to the spine, and a slight smudge to the
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First edition.
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New York:: W. W. Norton & Company,, [1967].. First edition.. publisher's blue cloth in dust jacket.. Ink owner's signature; otherwise near fine in a jacket with some fading and rubbing to the spine, and a slight smudge to the front panel.. 4to,. Illsutrated..
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The Search for Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

by Howard I. Chapelle

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Pacific Coast Books
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1967
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Fine
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$30.00

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New York: Bonanza Books. Excellent study of sailing ships from 1700 to 1855 divided into 7 Chapters, Chapter 8 is Conclusions and Comments, Detailed appendix ands Index as well, 451 pages, illustrated with 36 halftones, 120 text plates and 16 folding plates. Book is near Fine, very clean blue cloth with a touch of wear to edges else Fine, tight… Read more
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The Search for Speed under Sail 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Good Books In The Woods
Published
1967
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
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$25.00

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New York: Bonanza Books. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1967. Hardcover. "In this book, one of America's leading historians of naval architecture for the first time approaches the problem of speed comparisons of sailing vessels that vary widely in size and time on construction." Ships same or next business day. Spine is slightly skewed and… Read more
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The Search for Speed Under Sail, 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I

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Berkshire Books
Published
1967
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VG+/VG
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1st Edition
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company. VG+/VG. 1967. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Slight spine lean. Minor edgewear to dustjacket (in protective mylar cover). Previous owner's emboss on title page ; Otherwise solid copy ; B&W Illustrations and fold-out schematics; 8x10.25"; 453 p. .
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The Search for Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Hammonds Books
Published
1967
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1967. Hardcover. 10.10 X 7.80 X 1.60 inches; 103 pages .
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THE SEARCH FOR SPEED UNDER SAIL 1700-1855

by Howard I. Chapelle

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Kubik Fine Books Ltd, ABAA
Published
1967
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1st Edition
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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc, 1967. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 453p. A navy blue cloth hardcover book in good condition. Torn segment of dustjacket stuck to back cover. Corners lightly bumped and hinges shaken. Endpapers foxed, but otherwise, interior clean. A history of shipbuilding and engineering to optimize speed. Contains many black and white illustrations and a few… Read more
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THE SEARCH FOR SPEED UNDER SAIL 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I

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Russ States
Published
1967
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Very Good -
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New York: Bonanza Books, 1967. dated (1967), but is a later printing, 451pp, illus., navy cloth, slight soiling to cover, small pencil marking to top pg edges, gift note to 1st blank page, no dj, contents clean.. Cloth. Very Good -/No Jacket.
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The search for speed under sail 1700-1855

by CHAPELLE, Howard I

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Once Upon A Time
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Very Good
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9780049100367
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George Allen & Unwin. Very Good. dust cover, In Very Good Condition, clean, tight and unmarked, very slight dis color to page edges. Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book
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The Search For Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

by Howard I. Chapelle

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PRAIRIE CREEK BOOKS & TEA LLC
Published
1967
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Very Good
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Reprint Edition
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New York, NY: Bonanza Books, 1967 Book. Illus. by Drawings. Very Good. Hardcover. Reprint Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. VG/VG, used hc, v-xiv, 451pp. Black colored cloth over boards with gilt text on spine; slight edge wear. Illustrated dust jacket with tan and blue colored text on upper and white colored text on spine; slight edge wear;… Read more
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THE SEARCH FOR SPEED UNDER SAIL, 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Horizon Books
Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Norton, 1967. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. B & W Illust.. Oversize. Hardcover. Very good in good clipped jacket. Some wear and bumping to corners; some wear to bottom board edges; some rubbing/wear to covers; some soiling to page edges; foxing to page edges. Jacket with wear to edges and corners; rubbing/wear to panels;… Read more
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by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Horizon Books
Published
1967
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Very Good-
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First American Edition
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New York: Norton, 1967. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. B & W Illust.. Hardcover. Very good- in good- clipped jacket. Some wear and bumping to corners; some wear to bottom board edges; some rubbing/wear to covers; some soiling to page edges; foxing to page edges; foldout map at page 236 cut out but present. Jacket… Read more
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The Search for Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I.

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Dogwood Books
Published
1967
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Very Good
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NY: Bonanza Books, 1967. The dustjacket shows some edgewear with soiling. There is age toning inside the covers. A name is written on the endpage.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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The Search for Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

by CHAPELLE, HOWARD I.

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Used - Good
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Bonanza Books. Used - Good. Good condition. No Dust Jacket
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