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Hound of the Sea: The Story of a Racing Yacht.. in dj.

By: WIBBERLEY, Leonard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ives Washburn, New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 29482


WIBBERLEY, Leonard. Hound of the Sea: The Story of a Racing Yacht. New York: Ives Washburn, (1969). Pp 152. 8vo, brick red cloth. Toy 1556. "Eager to compete in Transpac, an ocean race for sailing yachts from California to Hawaii, Leonard Wibberley bought a beautiful new fiberglass Morgan 34 and prepared to enter the 1968 event. But the boat was technically too small for Transpac, so he decided to follow the others as a non-competitor. Of course,he would keep his time just to see how Cu Na Mara (Hound of the Sea) showe d up with others in its class. " - from the dj. Vg in rubbed and ni... View more info

Hound of the Sea: The Story of a Racing Yacht.

By: WIBBERLEY, Leonard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: David McKay, New York, 1978,:

Seller ID: 29377


WIBBERLEY, Leonard. Hound of the Sea: The Story of a Racing Yacht. New York: David McKay, (1978). Pp 152. 8vo, ill. card covers. Toy 1556. An account of the author's participation in the Transpac offshore race from Vancouver to Hawaii in his forty-foot yawl Bahia. Slightly rubbed, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Hound of the Sea: The Story of a Racing Yacht.. US in dj

By: WIBBERLEY, Leonard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ives Washburn, New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 25778


WIBBERLEY, Leonard. Hound of the Sea. New York: Ives Washburn, Inc., (1969). Pp 152. 8vo, red cloth. Toy 1556. "Eager to compete in Transpac, an oceanrace for sailing yachts from California to Hawaii, Leonard Wibberley bough t a beautiful new fiberglass Morgan 34 and prepared to enter the 1968 event. But the boat was technically too small for Transpac, so he decided to follow the others as a non-competitor. Of course, he would keep his time just to see how Cu Na Mara (Hound of the Sea) showed up with others in its class. " - from the dj. Vg in dj. 25.00 View more info

Perilous Gold. 1st US in dj.

By: WIBBERLEY, Leonard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, 1978, ISBN:0374358249:

Seller ID: 77868


WIBBERLEY, Leonard. Perilous Gold. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, (1978). First American Printing. Pp. (6),[1]-135,(3). 8vo, brown cloth with black lettering to spine. Submersibles and treasure at the bottom of the sea livenup this adventure novel for young adults. Vg in nicked, unclipped dj. 15.0 0 View more info

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The Shannon Sailors : A Voyage to the Heart of Ireland. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WIBBERLEY, Leonard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co., New York, 1972,: 1972

Seller ID: 71525

ISBN: 0688000975


WIBBERLEY, Leonard. The Shannon Sailors : A Voyage to the Heart of Ireland. New York : William Morrow and Company, 1972. First Edition. Pp. (8),[9]-157,(3). 8vo, green cloth wtih gilt lettering to spine. Toy 1208: "A voyage in the chartered 44' diesel cruiser Lady Catherine from Lough Derg up the Shannon to the head of navigation and then, by canal, to Dublin, made to acquaint the author's four boys, all born in California, with Ireland. There are navigational hazards along this course which were overcome, but sometimes only barely. Wibberley lacks the ability to write a du... View more info

Toward A Distant Island : A Sailor's Odyssey.

By: WIBBERLEY, Leonard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ives Washburn, Inc., New York, 1966,:

Seller ID: 92957


WIBBERLEY, Leonard. Toward A Distant Island : A Sailor's Odyssey. New York : Ives Washburn, Inc., (1966). Pp (8),1-215,(1),+ 16 pp plates. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Toy 260: "A description of many yars of cruising, told in a discursive way, beginning in the Caribbean before World War II, and then, after the war, mostly in Southern California waters." Includes the story of a voyage in the yawl Bahia from San Pedro, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, and return. Cloth spotted with waterstain to foot of spine, inkstamp, else good in rubbed and waterstained, bu... View more info

Ventures into the Deep : The Thrill of Scuba Diving. 2nd pr in dj

By: WIBBERLEY, Leonard.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ives Washburn, Inc.,, New York, 1964,:

Seller ID: 80254


WIBBERLEY, Leonard. Ventures into the Deep : The Thrill of Scuba Diving. With photographs by Don Siverts. New York : Ives Washburn, Inc., (Decemmber 1964). Second Printing. Pp (10),1-177,(5),+ 8 pp. Photos. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Not in Anderson. Browning to endpaper dusty, gutters, name, else very good in rubbed and nicked dustjacket. 15.00 View more info