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.
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New York: Dodd Mead, 1954. Illus. 4to, blue cloth, d.w. torn, spine of cloth soiled. New York: Dodd Mead, 1954.
Stockbridge: Concepts Publishing, 1986. Many color photo Illus. 4to, green cloth, d.w. sunned on spine portion, bottom of cloth spine faded. (Stockbridge): Concepts Publishing, (1986). Very good.
Stockbridge: Concepts Publishing, 1986. Many color photo Illus. Square 4to, maroon cloth, d.w. slightly chipped and faded on spine portion, bottom of cloth spine faded. (Stockbridge, MA): Concepts Publishing, (1986).
New York: David McKay, 1967. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. lightly soiled, corner of cloth very lightly bumped, cloth spine sunned. New York: David McKay, (1967).
New York: Motor Boating, 1960. 4to, blue cloth, 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: Edward Arnold, 1919. Folding plan, Illus. 8vo, tan cloth, cloth soiled, light foxing to some pages and plates. London: Edward Arnold, 1919. Collection of articles that originally appeared in Yachting World.
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.
New York: Currier & Ives, 1893. Original lithograph with modern hand-coloring. 19.25 x 25.75" unframed. Color lithograph rendering the head-to-head 1893 America's Cup race between the Vigilant and the Valkyrie with supporting boats following closely behind. Currier & Ives called themselves the "Printmakers to the People" and they produced thousands of images that chronicled the growth of the United States. Founded in 1834, Currier & Ives produced high quality lithographs until the business closed in 1907. The piece has been expertly restored.
1986. Lovely 8.5 x 9.5-inch color photograph of the couple very early in their marriage, seated on the deck of an enormous yacht, surrounded by a large group of friends dressed for a casual day of boating. Signed by both Diana and Charles on the lower wide white margin; dated "1986" by Charles. Near fine condition. The Prince and Princess of Wales.
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...
Milan: Fabio Ratti, 1999. Many color illustrations. Slim 4to, black cloth, d.w. (Milan): Yachting Library, (1999). Fine.
Port Washington: Manhasset Bay Yacht Club, 1991. Many Illus., some in color. 204pp. 4to, white boards. Port Washington: Manhasset Bay Yacht Club, 1991. First Edition. Near Fine History from 1891 to 1991.
New York: A. S. Barnes, 1952. 8vo, gray cloth, d.w. slightly chipped, corners lightly bumped. New York: A. S. Barnes, (1952).
Bristol: Herreshoff, 1935. Extensively illustrated. 53pp., thin 4to, decorative blue boards; minor foxing to endpapers, spine and edges of boards slightly faded with some discoloration. Bristol: Hershoff, (1935). A very good copy.
Osceola: MBI Publishing, 2000. Many color Illus. 160pp. 4to, black cloth, d.w. that is soiled on left side of front portion, otherwise very good. (Osceola): MBI Publishing, (2000). First American Edition.
New York: Outing Publishing, 1899. Illus. 312pp. + 12pp. of ads. 12mo, original decorated green cloth, cloth lightly soiled and lightly rubbed, inner hinges strengthened, corners bumped, bookplate of a former owner, title page and one plate lightly soiled in margin. New York: Outing Publishing, (1899). First Edition This work is partially based on the author's experiences at sea. Kenealy was the author of several works on yachting and sailing.
Sandy Hook: 1903. A.L.S. 8vo. 2 pages, on "S.Y. Erin" nautical flag stationary, Sandy Hook, New York, July 4th 1903. While competing for the American Cup, in part: "...Very many thanks for your kind letter and also for the excellent versus you lent me - which I have read with much interest. I can assure you I appreciate the sentiments they express..." Usual folds, otherwise in very good condition. British tea merchant and world-acclaimed yachtsman.
Salem, MA: 1915. Drypoint. Image measures 5.25" x 5.25", sheet measures 12.25" x 10.75". Some dried adhesive residue at top of sheet, image unaffected. Number 8 in an edition of 25. In very good condition. Lovely drypoint of sailboats at sunset.
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.
8vo, boards. N.Y.: Reader's Digest, 1976. vg Narrative of yachting voyages, mostly along the northeast coast of the United States.
New York: Outing Publishing, 1898. Photo Illus. 160pp. 12mo, decorated cloth, cloth lightly soiled, corners bumped. New York: Outing Publishing, 1898. First Edition. Narrative of the cruise of the yacht Yampa in 1897 by a passenger. Includes extensive visits to St. Petersburg and Moscow.
Lausanne, 1968. 30 color illustrations. Watercolors by Antoine Roux. 72pp. (7 pages of text), short, oblong 8vo, marbled boards; edgeworn. Edita a Laussane, (1968). A very good copy. One of 3,000 numbered copies.
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.
New York: Currier & Ives, 1885. Original lithograph with modern hand-coloring, signed C.R. Parsons /85. 19.75 x 24.75" unframed. The cutter Genesta featured in this Currier & Ives lithograph was the unsuccessful English competitor in the 1885 America's Cup against the American yacht, Puritan. Currier & Ives called themselves the "Printmakers to the People" and they produced thousands of images that chronicled the growth of the United States. Founded in 1834, Currier & Ives produced high quality lithographs until the...