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Bryn Mawr: Franklin Press, 1956. 98 photo Illus., folding map. 276pp. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. chipped and lightly soiled, otherwise very good. Bryn Mawr: Franklin Press, (1956). Yachting cruises on Chesapeake Bay and Long Island Sound starting in 1897. This volume is a reprint of the Bryn Mawr, 1909 edition.
New York: Motor Boating, 1960. 4to, blue cloth (spine toned to tan), endpapers lightly soiled, spine sunned. New York: Motor Boating, (1960). A log book that has been partially filled in with many manuscript notations by the owner of a yacht. The manuscript log entries were for several cruises in a yacht from 1964 to 1967.
London: Hunt, 1876. With Notes and Additional Chapters by a Clyde Yachtsman. 2 folding plates. viii, 165pp. 8vo, original blue cloth, corners bumped, tear in fold of one plate expertly repaired with no loss of text, inner hinges strengthened, pencil notations to a few margins, light foxing to plates and page margins. London: Hunt & Co., 1876.
London: Rich & Cowan, 1932. 16 mounted color plates, numerous black & white illustrations. 338pp., large thick 4to, original blue cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine, tissue guards, untrimmed rag paper. London: Rich & Cowan, 1932. Very Good (+). Limited Edition, one of 1000 numbered copies. Fully documented account of British royal yachts and their owners from earliest times to 1932. Includes a listing of these yachts from the Restoration to 1932, with information on their design, building, names, armament, ceremonies.....
New York: Derrydale Press, 1937. Introduction by George Matthew Adams. 4to, cloth, New York: Derrydale Press, 1937. Limited First Edition. Photographs by the Commodore of the Royal Yacht Squadron, Halifax. No. 816 of 950 numbered copies. Fine, in original photographic board box, which is dust soiled & partly broken.
New York: New York Yacht Club, 1975. Edited, with additional material, by Robert W. Carrick. Frontis. in color. many b/w illus. 2 vols. 4to, cloth, boxed. New York: New York Yacht Club, 1975. First Edition Each volume has the embossed stamp of a previous private owner on the bottom right corner of each flyleaf. The box has small areas of lightly soiling on one side. Otherwise a very good set.
London: Charles Wilson, 1880. 2 maps, one folding. 2 plates, one in color. B/w text Illus. 8vo, original blue cloth, cloth lightly soiled, corners lightly bumped, some pages with light foxing, including the folding map, pencil diagrams of compass directions on front flyleaf. London: Charles Wilson, 1880. Second Edition. Handbook on navigation, nautical, astronomy, seamanship, how to keep a log book, charts, sextant, compasses, and code of signals. The folding map is of Europe and the North Atlantic. The other.....
New York: G. W. Carleton, 1876. Text Illus. 209pp. 18mo, original brown decorated cloth, cloth lightly soiled, inner hinge strengthened, otherwise very good. New York: G. W. Carleton, 1876. First Edition Author traveled throughout the West Indies and to Caracas, Venezuela. Pages 153-195 describe his visit to Cuba including Havana. Chapters include visits to Puerto Rico, Guadaloupe, Martinique, Barbados, Trinidad, and Tobago.
Shanghai: Shanghai Merrcury Limited, 1910. Map, errata slip, 4to, original patterned cloth (top of spine rubbed) small ex-lib stamps. Shanghai: Shanghai Mercury Limited, 1910. Second Edition. Very good. Detailed guide to shooting in the lower reaches of the Yangtze, intended chiefly for the Shanghai expatriate community.