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Proceedings the 3rd Classic Yacht Symposium

By: N/A

Price: $199.99

Publisher: Bristol, RI, Herreshoff Marine Museum: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019546

Condition: Very Good


From the meeting held April 4-6 2008 . Includes articles: Carlo Sciarrelli and His Yacht Designs, Riviera, Annie: Hisory and Rebirth of a Sandbagger, Row Boats for the Herreshoff 580 Class and much more, 170 pages with color plates, diagrams and detail. Very Scarce View more info

Proceedings The 4th Classic Yacht Symposium

By: N/A

Price: $199.99

Publisher: Bristol, RI, Herreshoff Marine Museum: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019547

Condition: Very Good


From April 10th 2010, includes articles: Completion of Cangarda, Resoration of Coronet Phase III,The Herreshoff 15 is Alive and Well, Reviving the Herreshoff Newport 29 Class and much more. 223 pages with color and B&W plates, sketches and diagrams, very scarce! Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers. View more info

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On the Wind : The Marine Photographs of Norman Fortier

By: Lapides, Michael

Price: $79.99

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godine: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019991

ISBN: 1567923348

Condition: Fine


From The Old Dartmouth Historical Society. Norman Fortier's work was also seen many years ago in The Bay and the Sound. His B&W photos of coastal Massachusetts and sailing vessels is renown. Fortier was a US Navy photographer in WWII. He has had a studio in Padanaram, MA since 1948. The volume is signed by Calvin Segal and Llewellyn Howland III on the title page. View more info

Ocean Passages for the World NP 136

By: N/A

Price: $49.99

Publisher: Taunton Somerset, Hydrographer of the Navy: 1973

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 020538

Condition: Very Good


Some staining to the spine, the slip case is a bit loose, separate sleeve with 8 folded maps, some very large and in color, pull out maps throughout the book itself, 258 pages with index by country, town, city etc. Sets out ocean routes for shipping and sailing. View more info

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Dorade: The History of an Ocean Racing Yacht

By: Adkins, Douglas D.

Price: $299.99

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godine: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017196

ISBN: 1567924476

Condition: As New


Dorade was designed by Olin Stephens a daring yacht architect at age 21. Includes an important Coda and all the Major Racing Results over the years, also a Bibliography and sources section, as well as a list of the owners. B&W and color photos throughout. Very Scarce! View more info

Sailing in Bermuda Sail Racing in the Nineteenth Century

By: Arnell, J.C.

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Hamilton, Bermuda, Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015344

Condition: Near Fine


Some edgewear and fading to the DJ, internally near fine, no marks or writing. View more info

Of Yachts and Men

By: Atkin, William

Price: $49.99

Publisher: New York, Sheridan House: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019639

Condition: Very Good


The DJ is price clipped.. Presents very nicely in mylar. r, 1949. Very scare with DJ, B&W photos and sketches throughout by Charles G. Davis. View more info

American Practical Navigator No. 9

By: Bowditch, Nathaniel

Price: $89.99

Publisher: Washington D. C., Government Printing Office: 1939

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 019876

Condition: Very Good


An Epitome of Navigation and Nautical Astronomy, published by the US Hydrographic Office under the authorit of the Secretary of the Navy. Part 1 Text and Part 2 Tables, Chapters include Navigation Definitions, Dead Reckoning, Tides, Ocean Currents, Longitude, Latitude, Nautical Astronomy and much more. Heavy book, extra postage will apply to international shipments. View more info

They Live By the Wind

By: Bradley, Wendell P.

Price: $11.99

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020887

Condition: Very Good


The lore and romance of the last sailing workboats: The grand banks schooners, the square-rigged training ships, the Chesapeake Oysterboats, the fishing sloops of the Bahamas, Introduction by Howard I. Chapelle View more info

Phoenix of the Seas

By: Brigham, Chester

Price: $39.99

Publisher: Whale's Jaw Publishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019469

Condition: As New


The story of The Ernestina-Morrissey, the state ship of Massachusetts. The ship has a storied past, including linking Cape Verdeans with their New England roots. B&W photos throughout. View more info

Pete Culler's Boats: The Complete Design Catalog

By: Burke, John

Price: $149.97

Publisher: Camden, Maine, U.S.A., Intl Marine Pub: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010349

ISBN: 0877421420

Condition: Fine


The DJ is just slightly faded on the spine. Important resource for the boat builder. Scarce. Tight and clean, no internal marks, writing or imprints. View more info

Pete Culler's Boats: The Complete Design Catalog

By: Burke, John

Price: $99.97

Publisher: Camden, Maine, U.S.A., Intl Marine Pub: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019946

ISBN: 0877421420

Condition: Very Good


The DJ has edgewear and mild soiling along the page ends. Important resource for the boat builder. Scarce. Tight and clean, no internal marks, writing or imprints. View more info

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On the Wind : The Marine Photographs of Norman Fortier

By: Calvin Segal & Llewellyn Howland III

Price: $69.99

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godine: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020552

ISBN: 1567923348

Condition: Fine


From The Old Dartmouth Historical Society. Norman Fortier's work was also seen many years ago in the book The Bay and the Sound which was written with John Parkinson. His B&W photos of coastal Massachusetts and sailing vessels is renown. Fortier was a US Navy photographer in WWII. He had a studio in Padanaram, MA from 1948 until his recent death. The DJ is price clipped. View more info

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American Small Sailing Craft Their Design, Development, and Construction

By: Chapelle, Howard I.

Price: $49.99

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 1951

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 021172

ISBN: 0393031438

Condition: Near Fine


Over 100 plans and illustrations. Very Scarce in the DJ which is not price clipped, very scarce in this condition. By the author of Yacht Designbing and Planning and Boatbuilding. View more info

Over and Out the Saga of an Admirable Boat

By: Chapman, Roger

Price: $39.99

Publisher: Jamestown, RI, Day Communications: 1996

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020349

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed by the author on the title page. B&W photos by the author throughout of the William F. Crosby designed classic sailboat National One Design No. 629 Map of Narragansett Bay on the front endpaper. View more info

The Photographer's Brush Watercolors By Norman Fortier

By: Christina Connett Brophy, Ph.D

Price: $49.99

Publisher: New Bedford, The Old Dartmouth Historical Society: 2019

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021273

Condition: Very Fine


Norman Fortier was a WWII photographer for the Navy who settled in Padanaram, South Dartmouth, MA. He was most famous for his B&W photos of the New Bedford Yacht Club area and yachting in Buzzards Bay. Unknown to most he was also an accomplished artist by watercolor. Over 50 pieces represented here with captions. Included is an introduction by family members. View more info

The Practical Man's Cruiser

By: Conor O'Brien

Price: $39.99

Publisher: London and New York, Oxford University Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021394

Condition: Good


The DJ has small tears and edgewear. Thirteen drawings internally by the author, (18 ft. Gaff Sloop is an example.) British price still present on the DJ. Presents nicely in mylar. By the author of The Practical Man's Cruiser. View more info

Total Loss

By: Coote, Jack H.

Price: $29.99

Publisher: London, Adlard Coles Nautical: 1985

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 021014

ISBN: 0229116841

Condition: Near Fine


A collection of 40 first-hand accounts of yacht losses at sea with a summary of the lessons to be learned. Tight and clean, price clipped DJ, maps, drawings and illustrations throughout. Yachts detailed included Strumpet, Kelpie, Petina II, Smew, and more with their owners names, destination and time and date of loss at the position of the event, many more. View more info

Multihull Sailboats Sailing Cruising Racing

By: Cotter, Edward F.

Price: $39.99

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009892

Condition: Very Good


This is a review copy with the publisher's slip announcing a publication date of June 24, 1971 laid in loosely. Many B&W photos and diagrams/illustrations throughout. View more info

Strange But True Life and Adventures of Captain Thomas Crapo and Wife

By: Crapo, Thomas

Price: $29.99

Publisher: New Bedford, Self Published: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019393

Condition: Good


The voyage from New Bedford, MA to England in a dory boat. View more info