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1999 Directory of The Antique and Classic Boat Society, Inc.

By: Antique and Classic Boat Society

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Antique and Classic Boat Society, Clayton, N.Y., 1999,:

Seller ID: 83175


(Antique and Classic Boat Society). 1999 Directory of The Antique and Classic Boat Society, Inc. Clayton, N.Y.: The Antique and Classic Boat Society, Inc., 1999. Pp i-xvi,1-617,(3). 8vo, printed white card covers. This is theSociety's 24th Annual Membership Directory. Contents : Alphabetical Member ship Listings (pp 1-399). Memberships by Primary Chapters (pp 401-425). Membership by Geographic Locations (pp 427-467). Alphabetical Boat Builder Listings (pp 469-513). Alphabetical Boat Name Listings (pp 515-574). The Antique and Classic Boat Society, Inc., ACBS Constitution (pp 575-587). Very goo... View more info

Guide to Boatmanship, Seamanship, and Safe Boat Handling beige cloth in dj

By: AYMAR, Brandt and John MARSHALL MARSHALL, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Chilton Company, 1960,:

Seller ID: 28434


AYMAR, Brandt and John MARSHALL. Guide to Boatmanship, Seamanship, and SafeBoat Handling. Philadelphia: Chilton Company, 1960. Pp 116, with numerous illustrations to text. 8vo, beige cloth. Toy 1974, Morris & Howland p.9. A volume in the Chilton's Modern Boating Guide Series. Basic introduction to seamanship with numerous step-by-step photographs and easily understood directions. Vg in rubbed dj. 16.00 View more info

Marine Photography of Peter Barlow. in dj.

By: BARLOW, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Motor Boat and Sailing Books, New York, 1973, ISBN:091099014x:

Seller ID: 64332


BARLOW, Peter. The Marine Photography of Peter Barlow. Edited by John R. Whiting. NY: Motor Boating and Sailing Books, (1973). Pp. 173. Illustrated. Large 8vo, white cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt lettering to spine. A collection of photographs of sailing vessels, made by the Connecticut-born photographer and artist. Vg in worn dj. 30.00 View more info

Marine Photography of Peter Barlow. no dj.

By: BARLOW, Peter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Motor Boat and Sailing Books, New York, 1973, ISBN:091099014x:

Seller ID: 82091


BARLOW, Peter. The Marine Photography of Peter Barlow. Edited by John R. Whiting. NY: Motor Boating and Sailing Books, (1973). Pp. (6),7-173,(3, index). Illustrated. Large 8vo, white cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt lettering to spine. A collection of photographs of sailing vessels, madeby the Connecticut-born photographer and artist. Light spotting to boards, name stamp, else vg. 18.00 View more info

Three Centuries on Winnipesaukee. 1st US in dj.

By: BLAISDELL, Paul H.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The author, Concord, NH, 1936,:

Seller ID: 76398


BLAISDELL, Paul H. Three Centuries on Winnipesaukee. Concord, NH: [The author], 1936. First American Printing. Pp. [1]-77,(3), frontis., + 12 p. of plates and 1 folding map. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and a blank spine. A chronicle of three hundred years of pleasure and commerce spent on New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee. Contents: 1. The Beginnings of Boating in Fact and Legend; 2. The Early Steamboats; 3. The Great Railroad Rivalry; 4. The Battle Is Won; 5. Many Boats, a Few Accidents; 6. Speed Rears Its Ugly Head and Stormy Seas Arise; 7. The Pleasure B... View more info

Young Oarsmen of Lake View.

By: BONEHILL, Ralph, Capt.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: M.A. Donahue & Company, Chicago / New York , 1905,:

Seller ID: 89509


BONEHILL, Ralph, Capt. Young Oarsmen of Lake View. Chicago / New York : M.A. Donahue & Company, n.d. [1900s]. Pp [i]-iv,[5]-266,(6). 8vo, pictorial yellow cloth, lettered in black. In The Young Sportsman's Series. A work of juvenile fiction. Cocked, cloth rubbed, hinges shaky, some smudges, else good. As is. 20.00 View more info

Between Wind and Water. Paperback Edition

By: BRACE, Gerald Warner

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Down East Magazine, 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 18842

ISBN: 0892720298


BRACE, Gerald Warner. Between Wind and Water. With illustrations by the author. Camden, Maine : Down East Magazine, n.d. (copyright 1966). Pp 219. 8vo, white art-illustrated cardcovers. Toy 133, Morris & Howland p.20. Reprint of the Norton edition of 1966. A discursive book on things nautical in the state of Maine. Chapters : 1. The Coast; 2. People; 3. The Ways of Life; 4. Talk; 5. Summer Folk; 6. Boats; 7. Wind and Weather; 8. Sailing; 9. The Good Sailor; 10. Cruising; 11. Fog; View more info

Damn the Garbage, Full Speed Ahead : A Handbook on the Joys and Sorrows of Pleasure Boating. in dj.

By: BUNKER, Moss, Captain BURGESS, Karen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, 1973, ISBN:0070070350:

Seller ID: 75423


BUNKER, Moss, Captain. Damn the Garbage, Full Speed Ahead : A Handbook on the Joys and Sorrows of Pleasure Boating . Cartoons by Karen Burgess. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1973. Pp. (12),[1]-149,(7). Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth with black lettering to spine. Gift inscription to half-title, else vg in nicked, flap-creased dj. 15.00 View more info

Boatman's Outfitting Guide. 1970.

By: CHANDLERY) Goldbergs' One Stop Ship Shop.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Goldbergs, Philadelphia, 1970,:

Seller ID: 31814


(CHANDLERY). Boatman's Outfitting Guide. Philadelphia : Goldbergs, 1970. Pp179. Illustrated. 4to, ill. card covers. An extensive, illustrated catalog ue from this large American yacht chandlery. Slightly rubbed, else vg. 12.50 View more info

Boat Maintenance. no dj.

By: CHAPMAN, Charles F., ed Motor Boating Ideal Series 28

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Motor Boating, 1952,:

Seller ID: 32410


CHAPMAN, Charles F., ed. Boat Maintenance: Afloat and Ashore: A Complete Guide to the Upkeep, Overhaul, Buying and Selling, Repair and Improvement of Boats and Motors. Part I. (NY): Motor Boating, (1952). Pp 280. 4to, green cloth. Motor Boating Ideal Series Vol. 28. Focusing on powerboats, this illustrated guide presented much useful information regarding the maintenance of pleasure boats in the pre-fibreglass era. Slightly splayed, lightly rubbed, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Boat Maintenance. Part II. no dj.

By: CHAPMAN, Charles F., ed Motor Boating Ideal Series Vol. 29

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Motor Boating, 1952,:

Seller ID: 66261


CHAPMAN, Charles F., ed. Boat Maintenance: Afloat and Ashore: Part II: A Complete Guide to the Upkeep, Overhaul, Buying and Selling, Repair and Improvement of Boats and Motors. NY: Motor Boating, (1952). Pp 280. Illustrated with numerous diagrams to text. 4to, green cloth; black lettering to spine and illustrated upper board. Motor Boating Ideal Series Vol. 29. Toy, 4849, Morris & Howland p. 29. Focusing on powerboats, this illustrated guide presents much useful information on the maintenance and repair of wooden pleasure boats. Half inch tear to head of sunned spine, extremities bumped, light... View more info

Boat Maintenance. Part III. no dj.

By: CHAPMAN, Charles F., ed Motor Boating Ideal Series Vol. 30

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Motor Boating, 1952,:

Seller ID: 66262


CHAPMAN, Charles F., ed. Boat Maintenance: Part III: Afloat and Ashore: A Complete Guide to the Upkeep, Overhaul, Buying and Selling, Repair and Improvement of Boats and Motors. NY: Motor Boating, (1960). Third Printing. Pp 279. Illustrated with numerous diagrams to text. 4to, brown cloth; black lettering to spine and illustrated upper board. Motor Boating Ideal Series Vol. 30. Toy, 4849, Morris & Howland p. 29. Focusing on powerboats, this illustrated guide presents useful information on the maintenance and repair of wooden pleasure boats. Spine sunned, extremities bumped, sm. nick to edge of... View more info

Clinton Crane's Yachting Memories. 1st US in dj.

By: CRANE, Clinton Van Nostrand Sporting Book

Price: $25.00

Publisher: D. Van Nostrand Co., New York, 1952,:

Seller ID: 72732


CRANE, Clinton. Clinton Crane's Yachting Memories. New York: D. Van Nostrand Co., (1952). First US Printing. Pp. (2),[i]-x,(2),[1]-216,(2), frontis., + 13 p. of plates (some double-sided). Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with yellow lettering to spine. A Van Nostrand Sporting Book. Toy 155. "The storyof a lifetime of yacht designing, sailing, and motor boating, written at a ge 80. Crane participated in many of the most important yachting activitiesof his time." - Toy. "A noted yachtsman, designer and racing authority des cribes his part in the growth and progress of yachting during t... View more info

Safety Afloat for Owners of Small Boats

By: Department of Transport, Canada

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Department of Transport, Canada, Ottawa , 1965,:

Seller ID: 92433


(Department of Transport, Canada). Safety Afloat for Owners of Small Boats.Ottawa : Department of Transport, 1965. Pp [1]-32.+ large folding Tip Shee t at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue and white stapled card covers. Contents : Licensing of small boats; Overloading and Overpowering; Load and Power Capacity Plates; United States Tourists; Fire Extinguishers; Lifejackets. Appendices - 1. Aircraft and Reckless Operation;.2. Powers of PeaceOfficers; 3. Offences and Penalties. Marine Charts and Related Publication s. Canals and Seaway Information. Search and Rescue. Do's and Don'ts (Tip S... View more info

Boatowner's Guide to Modern Maintenance. US Bookclub in dj

By: DUFFETT, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Norton, New York, 1985,:

Seller ID: 75708


DUFFETT, John. Boatowner's Guide to Modern Maintenance. N.Y.: W.W. Norton, (1985). Book Club Edition. Pp 208. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Morris & Howland p.46. Chapters : 1. The Elastometric Sealants; 2. Modern Paint Systems; 3. Proper Cleaning - Primary Maintenance for the Fiberglass Boat; 4. Typical Fiberglass Boat Construction; 5. Keeping Up the Fiberglass Boat ; 6. Common Repairs and Modifications to the Fiberglass Boat : How to Make Them; 7. Wood Boats - Construction and Materials; 8. Wood-Boat Maintenance; 9. How to Make Repairs and Modifications to Wood Boats; 10. Fitting Out. With in... View more info

Fell's Official Guide to Small Boat Navigation.

By: FARRELL, Charles

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Fredreick Fell Publishers, Inc., New York, 1974,:

Seller ID: 79813


FARRELL, Charles. Fell's Official Guide to Small Boat Navigation. New York : Fredreick Fell Publishers, Inc., (1974). New Printing. Pp (10),[1]-134. Illustrated. 8 vo, green cloth, lettering in black on spine. Contents : 1. The Motor Boat Act. 2. Compasses and Compass Error. 3. The Rules of the Road. 4. How to Read Charts. 5. Navigational Aids. 6. Weather and Storm Warnings. 7. Dead Reckoning – Piloting. 8. Electronic Navigation. 9. The Intracoastal Waterway - Where to Buy Charts. 10. Boat Handling. 11. Rough Water Sailing. 12. Let's Take a Trip. 13. Nautical Terminology. Very good in slig... View more info

Gently with the Tides : The Best of Living Aboard..

By: FRANKEL, Michael L. (ed.)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: International Marine, 1993,:

Seller ID: 28998


FRANKEL, Michael L., (ed.). Gently with the Tides : The Best of Living Aboard. Camden, ME : International Marine, (1993). Fourth Printing. Pp 224. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, card covers. Chapters : 1. Fantasy or Reality?; 2. Lifeboard Lifestyles; 3. Decisions, Decisions, Decisions...; 4. The Boat; 5. The Ship's Complement; 6. Marinas, Anchorages, and Lifeboard Rights; 7. The Law; 8. Voyages; 9. The Lifeboard Gourmet; 10. The Marine Environment; 11. More Reading. First published in 1990 by Center for Marine Conservation, Washington, DC. Very good. 12.50 View more info

Gypsy Days on the Delta : Carefree adventures cruising the inland waterwaysof the Sacramento Delta

By: GARDNER, Erle Stanley

Price: $40.00

Publisher: William Morrow and Company, New York, 1967,:

Seller ID: 97834


GARDNER, Erle Stanley. Gypsy Days on the Delta : Carefree adventures cruising the inland waterways of the Sacramento Delta. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1967. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xiv,(2),1-271,(1), colour frontispiece + 4 p. of colour plates, with numerous other black and white illustrations to text. 8vo, blue cloth with black lettering to spine. The prolific mystery novelist's account of cruising the tributaries of the Sacramento River delta region of central California, largely aboard his vessel the River Queen. "The Sacramento Delta of California has a thousand miles of... View more info

New Boatkeeper : Motor Boating & Sailing's authoritative guide to maintenance, repair and improvement.

By: GLADSTONE, Bernard, ed

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Avon, 1999,:

Seller ID: 29755


GLADSTONE, Bernard, ed. The New Boatkeeper : Motor Boating & Sailing's authoritative guide to maintenance, repair and improvement. New York: Avon Books, (1999). Pp. (4),[v]-x,1-305,(5). 8vo, ill. blue card covers. Faint creasing to front cover, else very good. 12.50 View more info

Fun With Boats

By: HEWITT, F. David

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Popular Mechanics, 1960,:

Seller ID: 43047


HEWITT, F. David. Fun With Boats. Illustrated by the Author. Chicago: Popular Mechanics, 1960. Pp 128. 8vo, ill. wraps. Toy 1885, Morris & Howland p 67. A very general introduction to recreational boating- safety, seamanship,navigation- with an overview of cruising destinations in coastal and inlan d United States. Includes delightful period advertisements, including one for Gator brand trailers, surley the only boat trailer ever built with tail fins. Rubbed with nicking to head and tail of spine, slightly soiled, else vg. 12.50 View more info