Coronet Memories : Log of Schooner-Yacht Coronet on her Off-Shore Cruises from 1893 to 1899

By: Schooner-Yacht Coronet] JAMES, Arthur Curtiss)

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[Schooner-Yacht Coronet]. Coronet Memories : Log of Schooner-Yacht Coronet on her Off-Shore Cruises from 1893 to 1899. London: F. Tennyson Neely, (1899). Pp. [1]-372, frontis., + 28 p. of plates and 2 maps. 8vo, green cloth with multi-coloured decoration, metallic rope-border to front, gilt lettering to front and spine. Toy 707. Not in O'Dea or Tennyson's Cape Bretoniana. A survey of the cruising activities of the Coronet - one of the greatest ever American-built yachts - in the latter part of the nineteenth century, when it came under the ownership of Arthur Curtiss James. Contents: 1. First West Indian Trip, 2. The Trip to the Bras d'Or Lakes, August 1894, 3. Second Cruise to the West Indies, February and March 1895, 4. Gulf of St. Lawrence, 5. New York to San Francisco via Cape Horn, December 5, 1895 to April 1, 1896, 6. Cruise to the Hawaiian Islands and Japan, 7. The Golden Gate to New York by Way of Cape Horn, 8. West Coast of Newfoundland and River St. Lawrence, 9. Newfoundland Revisited, and Camping from a Girl's Point of View. Very light wear to spine ends, sparse spotting to fore-edge, else a very nice, bright, clean copy. 300.00

Title: Coronet Memories : Log of Schooner-Yacht Coronet on her Off-Shore Cruises from 1893 to 1899

Author Name: Schooner-Yacht Coronet] JAMES, Arthur Curtiss)

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Publisher: F. Tennyson Neely, London, 1899,:

Seller ID: 71385

Keywords: NAUTICAL CAPE BRETON YACHTING SCHOONERS NEWFOUNDLAND ST. LAWRENCE NOVA SCOTIA ,