Down the Hatch : Gay Yachting Yarns. First Edition

By: DEVINE, Eric. McWILLIAMS, Alden. BAIRD, Bil. HERRESHOFF.

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DEVINE, Eric, assembled and introduced. Down the Hatch : Gay Yachting Yarns. Illustrated by Alden McWilliams; jacket design by Bil Baird. New York : Sheridan House, Publishers, (1945). First Edition. Pp (4), 5-251, (5). Illustrations. 8vo, pale blue cloth, dark blue lettering to spine. Toy 278. A collection of short pieces including: "A Prelude to Enslavement" by Weston Martyr ; "Captain Snooty-off-the-Yacht" a Glencannon story by Guy Gilpatric ;"The Log of a Landlubbe" by Erle Stanley Gardner ; "Corset Lanyards" by Fr ederic Fenger; "Consider the Name" by Carleton S. Cooke ; The Story of Sailing" by James Thurber ; "How to Run a Yachtsman" by Capt. John Shipwright ;A Yacht Race" by Ring Lardner ; "Grab That Mooring" / Edward A. Hine ; Dis graced--Again and Again / Alfred F. Loomis ; "My Wife Wants a New Spinnaker" by Howard V. L. Bloomfield ; "Unsung Heroes of Yachting" by William H. Taylor ; "Shipwrecks I hHave Almost Known" by Helen Haines Stuart ; "The North Sea" by Hilaire Belloc ;" H 28--Or the Building of the Snarke" by L. Francis Herreshoff ; "Round the Clubhouse Fire" by Thomas Fleming Day ; "Hoist Away!" by Philip Holland; "A Girl Can Trim a Spinnaker" by Charles Rawlings; "Falcon Gets Under Way" by E. F. Knight. Name, spine sunned, else very g ood. 10.00

Title: Down the Hatch : Gay Yachting Yarns. First Edition

Author Name: DEVINE, Eric. McWILLIAMS, Alden. BAIRD, Bil. HERRESHOFF.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Sheridan House, New York, 1945,:

Seller ID: 113641

Keywords: NAUTICAL YACHTING RACING YACHT CRUISING LITERATURE STORIES SHORT ANTHOLOGY,