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CRUISING WITH THE WANDERLUSTERS
Written by Harvey S. Bissell.
Stock no. 2128047
Published by Saturday Night Publishing Company. 2nd 1931. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Wherein the Real South Seas is Disclosed. Being a true and faithful chronicle of the little family of adventurers who started out in an eighty-five foot sail boat to cruise the South Seas. Light grey textured boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. Green endpapers show the map of the journey. 36 full page b/w photos taken by the author plus colour frontis. 230 pages. Top corners and top of spine a little rubbed. Light foxing to edge of text-block. Inscription in ink to verso of first blank page else contents fine. Pale grey wrapper is browned and chipped at edges with some loss.
EAST COAST PASSAGE THE VOYAGE OF A THAMES SAILING BARGE
Written by D.H. Clarke. Illustrated by Graham Humphreys.
Stock no. 2126498
Published by Longman. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Red/brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0582103746. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper is price-cut with some creasing and chipping; a little loss.
HALF A GALE
Written by Michael Frost.
Stock no. 2126496
Published by Kenneth Mason. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Michael Frost's 35 years enchantment with an East Coast fishing smack. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0859372634. Some surface paper to edge of front cover (appears to be front verso of wrapper). Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
SOUTH COAST CRUISING FROM THE THAMES TO PENZANCE
Written by Charles Pears.
Stock no. 2125806
Published by Edward Arnold & Co.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vignette. With Charts and Sailing Directions. Uneven browning to covers. Corners are bumped. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and margin marks. Wrapper is heavily browned with tears and chips; loss to top and tail of spine and corners; creased.
SQUARE-RIGGERS THE FINAL EPOCH 1921-1958
Written by Alex A. Hurst.
Stock no. 2124570
Published by Teredo Books. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. Comprehensively indexed. Contains 258 illustrations. ISBN: 0903662000. A few marks to covers. Foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and old price label on front flap; some nicks to edges.
THE LAST OF THE WINDJAMMERS VOLUME II
Written by Basil Lubbock.
Stock no. 1815685
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
This volume embraces the period 1888-1928, forty hard years for the Wndjammer. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Numerous b/w photos. Some fold-out plans. ISBN: 0851741142. Bumping to board corners, rear board has a small mark. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a few small marks.
THE COLONIAL CLIPPERS
Written by Basil Lubbock.
Stock no. 1815681
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1975. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Light rubbing to board corners. Text block slightly grubby. Grubby mark to front endpaper (pencil erasure). Price-cut dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed, loss to lower rear edge (approx. 2" across x 0.75" high).
THE LAST GRAIN RACE
Written by Eric Newby.
Stock no. 2124479
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.
Pale yellow pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w photos. This edition includes and introduction by the author extracted from his book Learning The Ropes. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case, just some scuffing along one edge.
Written by C.W. Domville-Fife.
Stock no. 2124221
Published by Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.
Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. Autobiographies of Sail. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.
SQUARE RIGGED SAILING SHIPS
Written by David R. MacGregor.
Stock no. 2124219
Published by Argus Books. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. Compact history of the square rigger. ISBN: 0852425163. Foxing to outer page edges.
THE PASSAGE MAKERS
Written by Michael K. Stammers.
Stock no. 2124214
Published by Teredo Books. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
120 plates with 22 in colour. The story of the Liverpool Black Ball Line. ISBN: 090366206X. SIGNED by author to half-title page. This is a Review Copy. Wrapper is edge-creased with repaired tear to bottom of spine; fading to spine.
MASTER OF CAPE HORN
Written by Hugh Falkus.
Stock no. 2124192
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1st 1982. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Colour & b/w illustrations. The story of a Square-Rigger captain and his world (W.A. Nelson). ISBN: 0575030895. Couple of foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.