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Sailing & Yachting

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1 Baum, Richard By the Wind
Princeton D. Van Nostrand Company 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xiii, 200 pp. Dustjacket: Some edgewear. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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2 Bertram, Kate & Richard Caribbean Cruise
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 1948 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good - Poor 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
viii, 9-292 pp. Book: Previous owner's name and bookplate on front pastedown. Pages 241-246 foredge tears on 3 leaves 1/4", otherwise VG+. Dustjacket: Price clipped, with nicks rips and chips on all corners, edges splitting and rubbed, about 1/3 loss at tape repaired spine, all edges rubbed a rip and a tear here and there, but at least the scarce dustjacket is largely present ansd accounted for. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Blandford, Percy W Modern Sailmaking
Blue Ridge Summit Tab Books 1979 0830679375 / 9780830679379 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
320 pp. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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4 Boyd, Norman Napier The Model Ship: Her Role in History
Woodbridge Suffolk Antique Collectors Club Ltd 2001 1851493271 / 9781851493272 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
191 pp. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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5 Bray, Maynard; Fuller, Benjamin A G; Vermilya, Peter T; Vermilya, Peter; Fuller, Benjamin Mystic Seaport Watercraft (Maritime)
Mystic Seaport Museum 2001 0913372943 / 9780913372944 Third Edition Hard Cover As New As New 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
xxiv, 396 pp. 
Price: 35.96 USD
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6 Cooper, Joseph Howard Land's End, Water's Edge: Long Island Sound
Brooklyn Theo. Gaus, Ltd. 1977 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Inscribed By Author
i-xi, 315 pp. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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7 Herreshoff, L.F. Captain Nat Herreshoff: The Wizard of Bristol
Dobbs Ferry Sheridan House Inc 1981 0911378324 / 9780911378320 First Edition Second Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
1-127 [48 photos] 128-349 pp. [1953] "Nathanael G. Herreshoff was the greatest yacht and marine designer and builder this country has ever produced." , including six America's Cup winners. "At the time of his death in 1938 Captain Nat Herreshoff's yachts won more prizes than those of all other yacht designers put together." An interesting biography. 
Price: 20.25 USD
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8 Ransome, Arthur Racundra's' First Cruise
London Jonathan Cape 1949 First Edition, Fourth Printing Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
221 pp. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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9 Sherwood, D.H. The Sailing Years
Privately Printed 1971 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good - 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
[1], 84 pp (the sailing years) [1], 7 pp (Bahama Island Cruise) Book: Covers edge age toned with minor soiling. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Toss, Brion The Rigger's Locker: Tools, Tips, and Techniques for Modern and Traditional Rigging
Camden, Maine, U.S.A. Intl Marine Pub 1992 0877429618 / 9780877429616 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xiii, 210 pp. Book: Previous owner's name on front endpaper, otherwise fine. 
Price: 11.25 USD
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11 Wittman, Rebecca Brightwork: The Art of Finishing Wood
Camden, ME International Marine Publishing Co 1990 0877429847 / 9780877429845 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
x, 182 pp. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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