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147pp. Illus. Wrps. An excellent copy. This monograph relates the story of the Westcott family and their maritime interests from small beginnings in the 1870s when John Westcott built up a large fleet of schooners, tugs, barges and smack at his home town of Plymouth which his son, Albert, continued to operate until the 1930s when the shipping business was badly hit by the Great Depression and the vessels had to be disposed of or laid up.
110pp. Illus. Hard bound. With dust jacket, A fine copy. Illustrations come from the FORBES Magazine Collection. TS001.
Glasgow:Brown, Son & Ferguson. (1951). 82pp. With dust jacket. Minor fraying of edges of jacket, otherwise a very good copy.
Yarmouthport, MA:Cape Cod Historical Publications. 2000. 246pp. Illustrated. Hadcover with dust jacket. Fine copy. Still in publishers shrinkwrap.
160pp. Illus. Stiff wrapper. In Danish. A fine copy. S097
VOYAGES OF A MERCHANT NAVIGATOR OF THE DAYS THAT ARE PAST. Compiled from the Journals of the Late Richard J. Cleveland.
New York:Harper & Brothers. 1886. 245pp + 6 pp ads. Blue cloth boards lightly soiled and gilt on the spine has faded. Some edge-wear and fraying to spine ends and edge points. The binding is tight and hinges still intact. Internally the brown end-pages lightly soiled and the 2nd free end-page has been removed but otherwise a good solid clean copy. No previous owners marks or signatures.
Amsterdam: N. Israel. (1969). 518pp. Hard bound. A fine copy. Dust jacket absent. Reprint of 1941 edition. Relates to the first voyage of the Columbia and the Washington, 1787-1790, and second voyage of the Columbia, 1790-1793. It includes Haswell's First Log, Haswell's Second Log, Hoskins' Narrative , and Boit's Log. S100.
New York: Bonanza. (1938). 179pp. Illus. With dust jacket. Third reprint of original edition of 1938. A very good to fine, tight, clean copy. S108.
Honolulu: Aloha Graphics and Sales. (1976). 38pp. Illus. Soft cover. 1st. edition. A very good, tight copy. Previous owners shop name hand stamped inside front cover. Some light foxing to inside covers else a very good copy.
Lynbrook, N. Y.: Aqua Exolorers, Inc. (1986). 73pp. Illus. Soft cover. 1st. edition. A very good to fine copy. Autographed presentation copy with personal message regarding the book.
San Francisco:Schwabacher-Frey Company. (1931). 138pp. Hardcover. Full leather binding. Covers are rubbed and worn at the edges nearly to the boards. Otherwise in good condition. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a brief inscription from the author on the first free end-paper. Overall, this is a very good copy.
(New York):(Funch, Edye & Co., Inc.). (1947). 29pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Binding is lightly shelf-worn at the edges and spine with some very mild fading to the gilt on the front cover. Otherwise in very good condition. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, though there is some age-toning to the pages throughout. Overall, this is a very good copy.
New York: David Kemp & Company. . First edition limited to 1500 copies. Hardcover in spiral binding. ix+301pp. Hardcover, no jacket. Very Good condition. Blue cloth boards lightly rubbed with some wear at the extremities. Owner name and bookseller note pencilled neatly to ffep. A little foxing to glossy frontis, title page and rear pastedown. Some age toning to page edges. Pages 11 and 13 have a publishing fault where the lower edge is not cut properly affecting part of lower margin only. Otherwise clean and securely bound. "The purpose...is to put into convenient form information of value to the captain of a small sailboat or motoboat cruising the New England coast.". (cfm)
Boston:Houghton Mifflin Company. 1925. 1st American edition, from 2nd British edition. 259pp. Illustrated, with 2 folding maps. With a foreward by Basil Lubbock. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good copy. Blue boards lightly shelfworn along edges with 2 small holes along top of rear spine edge. Page edges soiled. Internally, pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is lightly soiled and creased on rear cover with a tear from top edge about an inch down, still in very good condition and now enclosed in brodart. It is not price clipped.
A unique record based upon the journals of Forster H. Jenkins, Henry S. Bradley, Seth Draper, Ezekiel Barra. Glendale:The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1978. 298pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn at the edges with some mild fraying and soiling. Otherwise in very good condition. Book itself shows only very minor shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
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