Title: When the Water Smokes: Tides and Seasons on a Wooden Boat. Paperback.
Publisher:  Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1990, ISBN:0945575440
Seller ID: 42870
SIMPSON, Bob. When the Water Smokes : Tides and Seasons on a Wooden Boat. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1990. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii,(3),-189,(1). 8vo, illustrated cream card covers. "Bob Simpson and his wife, Mary, bought a fifty-year-old sunken workboat for $300, raised her and restored her, spent a summer and autumn of adventure along the sounds, creeks, waterways, and inlets of the Carolina coast, then took her downthe Intracoastal Waterway to the St. John's River in Florida. In this mode rn classic of nature, boating, and the outdoors, we journey with them as they discover the pleasures and meanings of a life lived by the seasons instead of by the clock." - from rear. Small black mark to rear cover, else verygood. 10.00