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Pultneyville Yacht Club 1979 Membership Log

By: Barker, Tom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Pultneyville Yacht Club, Inc.: 1979

Seller ID: 1768250


Lightly rubbed, owner sticker on rear wrapper. 1979 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 68 pp. Pages printed on recto only. Original wrappers. Includes: 1979 club calendar; names and photographs of 1979 officers' list of of committees and chairmen with associated purposes; racing schedule; chart of harbor and yacht club facilities; list of club members and family along with their boat names; 1979 in pictures; club constitution and by-laws; poli... View more info

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Herreshoff of Bristol: A Photographic History of America's Greatest Yacht and Boat Builders

By: Bray, Maynard; Pinheiro, Carlton

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Woodenboat Publications: 1989

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2173890


2nd printing. Custom bookplate entitled 'Rochester to Sodus Race' signed by artist Vera Fogg to her husband Jack tipped in. Fine. 1989 Large Hardcover. xi, 241 pp. A history of yacht and boat building by Herreshoff Boatbuilding from 1878-1945, with reproductions of numerous photographs from throughout the company's career. Bibliography and index follow text. View more info

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Around the World in the Yacht 'Sunbeam': Our Home On the Ocean For Eleven Months, With Illustrations

By: Mrs. Brassey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1879

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 2262074


Two inch tears to cloth spine-base, edges heavily rubbed, front and rear hinges starting, stain along top edge, fold out map torn in half with left side missing, surface tear on rear endpaper. 1879 Hard Cover. xi, 479 pp. Anna Annie Brassey, Baroness Brassey was an English traveller and writer. View more info

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Chips from Our Log, or, Glimpses of Life Aboard the Yacht 'Ripple'

By: Newell, George H.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: R.H. Dennis: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1862806


First edition. Signed and dated 'Cuba Aug 6th, 1892, Ella R. Searle'. Ella was Newell's only daughter by his first wife. Searle's writings feature excerpts from her father's writing, including a poem he wrote for Ella. She includes information about the sources from which the writings were taken, as well (e.g., Lines written by my father to Mr. E.F. Chase of Rochester on his 55th Birthday, January, 1887). Boards lightly rubbed. xii, 52 pp. 8vo. Original brown cloth, gilt... View more info

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Chasing the Wind: The Humble, Epic Century of a Sailor

By: Spevak, Jeff

Price: $14.95

Publisher: CreateSpace: 2012

Seller ID: 1748729


Fine. 2012 Trade Paperback. 159 pp. Ernie Coleman was 93 years old when, virtually every Monday morning through the summer of 2010, he sat down with a writer to tell the story of his nearly century-long life. A child of The Great Depression. A graduate of The Greatest Generation, as we call it now. A carpenter, Ernie has built things, and rebuilt his life repeatedly, struggling through divorce and the death of two wives. With four marriages came one adopted child and sev... View more info