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.
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: 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.
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.
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 -.
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: Farrar and Rinehart, 1936. Hardcover. Quarto. Very good in cream cloth with red and gilt title label. Darkening around edges and to spine, boards very faintly foxed, bookplate on front pastedown. Interior clean, with handsome engraved illustrations by W.H. Lizars. Maritime. MAR1/03161. Very Good.
New York: Hyperion, (1998). Hardcover. 8vo. Fine dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine and gilt decoration to front board. Pristine interior with full color illustrations throughout. Near fine blue illustrated dust jacket with gilt title to front and spine panels. Slight edgewear to dust jacket. 92 pages. Maritime. NAV/041316. Fine / Near Fine.
New York: Doubleday and Company, 1971. Hardcover. 8vo. In green cloth covered boards with gilt title stamp to spine. In VG DJ with minor edgewear and rubbing to panels. Interior is clean and bright with color pictures of the "reed raft" voyage on the open ocean. 341pp. MARI/100704. Very Good in Very Good dj.