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1 Cruise N' Chart Series for New York State, Cruise #2, The Grand Canal (Erie Canal, Oswego Canal, Cayuga-Seneca Canal)
Albany New York State Conservation Dept. 1966 Probable 1st Edition Original Pictorial Wrap Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
88pp. + 12pp. stapled booklet with revisions to the guide book. Illustrated. Lacking the large 4to with the navigational maps. Wraps creased. 
Price: 6.40 USD
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2 Cruise N' Chart Series for New York State: Cruise #3, The Inland Seaway (Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence River)
Albany New York State Conservation Dept. 1967 Probable 1st Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
64pp. (Large oblong 4to with navigation charts) + 80pp. illustrated booklet. Housed in the original vinyl pouch with clasp and a mimeographed copy of the Q codes laid in to a clear plastic pouch on the same. Only traces of wear to the printed material since this is still in the original case. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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3 Evinrude Owner's Manual, 85HP Starflite Model 85393 (together with) Evinrude Boating Log and Safety Handbook
Milwaukee Evinrude Motors 1972 Original Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
46pp. (with two yellow unused response cards tipped in as issued) + 18pp. Illustrated. The boating log is unused. No previous ownership inscriptions. Traces of wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Illustrated Seamen's Narratives
NY American Tract Society Original Cloth Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
284pp. Original red cloth stamped in blind and gilt. Illustrated. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpaper. Corners bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Faint white stain to the head of the spine and the adjoining area on the front board. Occasional foxing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Manual for Lifeboatmen, Able Seamen, and Qualified Members of Engine Department 1 March 1973, CG 175
Washington D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office 1973 Original Printed Wraps Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
136pp. Illustrated. Cover stained with several rust colored spots. The spine is uncreased and the binding is quite tight. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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6 Thirty Years from Home or a Voice from the Main Deck Being the Experience of Samuel Leech
Boston Tappan, Whittemore & Mason 1843 Fifteenth Edition Full Leather Fair No Jacket 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
304pp. Full calf with leather spine label. Not in New Howes (1994 edition). The story of a sailor who served in the British Navy and was forced into conscription by the American Navy during the War of 1812. Lacking the prelims up until the title page. Part of the frontispiece is still intact, but not much. Back joint completely split but the back board is hanging on by two binding threads. Corners bumped and rubbed through; binding rubbed overall. Foxed. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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7 Baer, George W. One Hundred Years of Sea Power; The U.S. Navy, 1890-1990
Stanford Stanford Univ. Press 1994 First Edition Original Cloth Near Fine Very Good Book 
553pp. Illustrated. Gift inscription on the ffep. The jacket has one small closed tear to the bottom end of the spine and some attendant creasing at the bottom edge. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 24.00 USD
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8 Brady, William The Kedge-Anchor; or, Young Sailor's Assistant
NY Published By the Author 1852 Sixth Edition Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
400pp. Illustrated with 70 engravings, many of which are ships of the period. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Front joint mostly split, backstrip has a tear between the words "Kedge" and "Anchor" but only extending to the "G" in the former and the "O" in the latter. Both of these flaws have been patched up with archival quality binding glue. Spine ends chipped. Some foxing. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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9 Cabot, Thomas D. Avelinda: The Legacy of a Yankee Yachtsman
Rockland Island Institute 1991 Probable 1st Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Thomas D. Cabot 
154pp. Illustrated. Some creasing to the wraps and rubbing to the extremities. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 Cuyvers, Luc Setting Sail: Ten Thousand Years of Seafaring Adventure (Inlcudes DVD)
Windsor Tide-Mark Press 2004 First American Edition Original Decorative Boards Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
174pp. + DVD in a pocket in the back. Map endpapers. Illustrated. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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11 Dodge, Ernest S. Whaling Off Tahiti
Paris Societe Des Oceanistes 1971 Probable 1st Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
32pp. Illustrated. Dossier 11 in the series. English language. Retail sticker on the front wrap. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Gruppe, Henry E. The Frigates
Alexandria Time-Life 1980 Second Printing Original Decorative Boards Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
176pp. Illustrated. Ex-library with the usual markings. Top corners bumped. Indentations to the back board. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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13 Hanson, Neil The Custom of the Sea
NY John Wiley & Sons 1999 First American Edition Original Cloth Very Good Near Fine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
315pp. Illustrated. Some soiling to the fore edge of the text block. Only traces of wear to the jacket. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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14 Heckman, Richard D. (ed.) Yankees Under Sail
Dublin Yankee, Inc. 1968 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
254pp. Illustrated. Three leaves moisture wrinkled. Lacking the jacket. Bookplate on the front pastedown. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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15 Holdridge, Desmond Northern Lights
NY The Viking Press 1939 First Edition Original Cloth Good Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Edward Shenton 
240pp. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated. Binding spotted, as is the verso of the jacket. The jacket has several closed tears and the back panel is soiled. Musty odor. 
Price: 6.40 USD
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16 Howarth, David The Men-of-War
Alexandria Time-Life 1979 Second Printing Original Decorative Boards Good No Jacket Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
176pp. Illustrated. Ex-library with the usual markings. Corners bumped. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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17 Hubbard, J.T.W. The Race: An Inside Account of What It's Like to Compete in the Observer Singlehanded Transatlantic Race from Plymouth, England to Newport, Rhode Island
NY W.W. Norton & Co. 1986 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good Near Fine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed By Author
240pp. Illustrated. This copy warmly inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Top corners bumped. Ownership blindstamped seal on the front free endpaper. The jacket has minor creasing. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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18 Jennings, John Clipper Ship Days; The Golden Age of American Sailing Ships
NY Random House 1952 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good Very Good Book Edward A. Wilson 
181pp. Illustrated by Edward A. Wilson. Pictorial endpapers. Corners bumped. The jacket is a little worn at the spine ends and has some faint soil to the front panel. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 16.00 USD
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19 Kadar, Wayne Louis Great Lakes Passenger Ship Disasters
Gwinn Avery Color Studios 2005 First Edition Original Pictorial Wraps Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
199pp. Illustrated. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 Laing, Alexander The American Heritage History of Seafaring America
NY American Heritage Publishing Co. 1974 Original Cloth Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
344pp. + 8pp. index. Illustrated. Original slipcase. Extra shipping charges will apply. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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