London and Toronto, New York: J. M. Dent and Sons and E. P. Dutton & Co, (1931). Hardcover. 8vo. Light blue cloth covered boards with black title to front board and to spine. Fading to spine. Interior is clean and bright with lovely illustrations throughout and charts to the rear. Index, 254 pages. NAV/022111. Very Good.
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John A. Roebling's Sons Company. Paperback. SCARCE. Grey paper string bound paper wrappers with gilt title to front wrapper. Minor fading to edges. Previous owner's stamp to rear wrapper. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 23 pages. MAR/021319. Very Good.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1967). First Edition. Hardcover. Very good white cloth boards with a little foxing and slightly faded spine. Small area of grey paint to top corner of rear board. Nice grey endpapers; Beautiful b/w and color photographs, diagrams of yachting; 164 pages. Maritime. MARIT/10032. Very Good.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1997. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. In illustrated black paper wrappers. Interior is clean. Index. 300pp. MARI/111604. Very Good Plus.
Washington, D.C. Defense Mapping Agency Hydrographic Center, 1977. Hardcover. Volume 1 only; very good plus green boards with title, seal in gilt on front; fold out charts, diagrams, b/w photos; index; 1386 pp. Navigation. NAV/12042. Very Good.
Cambridge, MD: (1986). Paperback. Oblong 8vo. Very good in blue paper wrappers with gilt title to front wrapper. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 47 pages. MAR/021119. Very Good.
Norfolk County Historical Spciety of Chesapeake, 1974. Paperback. 8vo. Very good in blue illustrated paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Light soiling to front wrapper. Sporadic spots of browning to margins. Else is clean and bright. Index, 212 pages. MAR/021219. Very Good.
New York: Whittlesey House, 1944. Hardcover. 8vo. In red cloth covered boards with blue title block with gilt title stamp to spine and gilt emblem to front board. Small stain to front board and slight overall bow to both boards. Very slight edgewear and rubbing. Interior is clean with b/w illustrations throughout. 219pp. MARI/100504. Very Good.
New York: Dover Publications, 2002. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. In illustrated tan paper wrappers. Interior is clean and bright. 382pp. MARI/100504. Near Fine.
Chicago: Lakeside Press R.R. Donnelley and Sons Company, 1981. Hardcover. Very good reprint brown with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Top pages have gilt covering. Naval History. NAV1/03151. Very Good.
San Francisco: Book Club of California, 2011. First Edition. Paperback. FIRST EDITION. Blue paper wrappers with dark blue title to front wrapper and to spine. Pristine interior with full color illustrations throughout. 47 pages. Contributors are Robert Eric Barde, Robert J. Chandler, Stephen Davies, James P. Delgado, William Kooiman, Gary F. Kurutz, Stephen J. Potash, Robert V. Schwemmer. Keepsake for Book Club of California.. Maritime. NAV/101216. Fine.
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, (1940). First Edition. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to spine and to top edge of front board. Minor rubbing to boards and bumping to spine ends and corners. Remnants of price sticker to front board. Book plate to front paste down. Previous owner's name written in pen to front free end page. Else is clean and bright with beautiful black and white photographic illustrations throughout. 192 pages. MAR/012319. Very Good.
Solomons, MD: Calvert Marine Museum, 1986. Paperback. SCARCE. 4to. Grey side stapled paper wrappers with black title and illustration to front wrapper. Minor foxing and browning to exterior. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 54 pages. MD/021319. Very Good.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1991. Hardcover. 8vo. In black cloth covered boards with gilt title stamp to spine. In blue illustrated DJ. 314pp. MARI/042806. Near Fine in Near Fine dj.
Cambridge University Press, 1992. Paper Covered Boards. 8vo. Black paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. Pristine interior with tight binding. Brown illustrated dj with white title to spine panel. Index, 444 pp. MAR/051005. Fine in Fine dj.
Cambridge UP, 1992. Hardcover. 8vo. Fine in fine red and brown dust jacket with black and red title to front panel and white title to spine.Index, 445 pages. English Biography. ENGHIST23/0527. Fine / Fine.
New York: Macmillan Publishing, 1975. Hardcover. 1st American Edition. Vg/Vg Dj/8vo./color illus. throughout/215 pp. Maritime. MRT1/2062. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. 8vo. Near fine in maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to edges and spine ends. Interior is clean and bright with black and white illustrations throughout. In near fine illustrated dust ajcket with white title to front panel and to blue spine. Minor wear to spine ends of dust jacket. Index, 406 pages. MAR/011619. Near Fine / Near Fine.
New York: Henry Holt, (1987). Hardcover. First American Edition of this book, with wonderful color photographs taken by Peter Christopher. In very good plus dust jacket with picture of a sailing ship along with title and author. In blue cloth with some fading along top edges. Interior is fine. 176 pages. MAR/042110. Very Good + in Very Good + DJ.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1938. Hardcover. First Edition. Very good minus blue cloth boards w/bright gilt ship design and light blue border stamped on cover; gilt title to spine. Circular cup stain to front board, light soiling as well; front bottom corner is lightly bumped. In VG minus illustrated d.j. (chipping, creasing, taped along front hinge) Map endpapers, interior is yellowed but clean; hinge cracked between title page and verso but rest of binding is tight. 421 pp. + ads. Maritime. MARI/5293. Very Good -.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1975. Hardcover. Vg/No Dj/Pictorial front board/illus. Throughout Maritime. NAU109141. Very Good.
Cleveland, OH: Penton Publishing Company, 1918. Hardcover. Quarto. Olive green cloth boards with gilt title to front cover. Minor darkening to spine leaving it more greyish than green. Bumping to bottom corners and minor wear to edges of boards. A few spots of foxing to rear cover and two old, dried splotches of brown acrylic paint. Minor foxing to early and late pages, but clean interior overall. Many illustrations. 101 pages. MAR/021919. Very Good.
New York: Horizon House, 1936. Hardcover. Cloth Boards. Very Good Plus/Good. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 8vo. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and front board. Gilt illustration of naval officer to front board. Gilt to spine is slightly faded. Light wear to edges of spine and corners. Interior is browned along margins and is foxed lightly on some pages. Browned end pages. Gold dj with blue illustration to front panel. Dj has large open tear to rear panel, rubbing to panels, and heavy wear/chipping to top edges. Tightly bound. Appendixes, 226 pp. NAV/040504. Very Good +.
New York: The Henry Holt Company, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Very Good+ in light green cloth with paper title-label on spine. Brightly colored full page plates and in-text black and white woodcut illustrations. Small tear to margin of frontispiece illustration. Owner name on front flyleaf. Illustrated end pages. Slight sunning to edges of boards and light wear to edges. 331 pages. Navigation. NAV1/6151. Very Good +.
New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1987. Hardcover. 1st U.S. ed.; Near mint blue cloth boards in VG+ dj (closed tear near bottom front corner); 4to.; full page color photos; 256 pp. Maritime. MARI1/11262. Near Fine.