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Souvenir Program of the Eighteenth International Yacht Race for the America's Cup, 1962
1 Souvenir Program of the Eighteenth International Yacht Race for the America's Cup, 1962
Philadelphia : Periodical Press Corp. 1962 paperback 

Good to very good, small blemish on endpaper, rear cover & last couple of pages are bent at upper/outer corners, overall a nice, clean copy with light wear. Weatherly (U.S.) vs. Gretel (Australia). 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Boat Building: A Complete Handbook of Wooden Boat Construction, Chapelle, Howard
2 Chapelle, Howard Boat Building: A Complete Handbook of Wooden Boat Construction
New York Norton 1941 hardcover 

Scarce original 1941edition (with no additional printings listed). Very good, light soiling on covers & page edges, else a clean copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 36.55 USD
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Escort Carrier WW II: War in the Pacific on the Aircraft Carrier USS Petrof Bay, Cline, Rick
3 Cline, Rick Escort Carrier WW II: War in the Pacific on the Aircraft Carrier USS Petrof Bay
Placentia Self-published 1998 0966323505 / 9780966323504 First Edition paperback 

Good; owner info on page edges & front endpapers, including details about said owner's tour of duty on the Petrof Bay; scattered light highlighting; a few notes on rear endpage. Despite the noted flaws, the covers are sharp and the book is still surprisingly tight. 
Price: 68.00 USD
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Yacht Racing: The Aerodynamics of Sails, Curry, Manfred
4 Curry, Manfred Yacht Racing: The Aerodynamics of Sails
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1949 Revised Edition hardcover 

Very good or better, a little soiling on front endpapers, in a nearly very good, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with small tears and a little soilig; overall a nice, clean, collectible copy. 1961 printing of the 1949 (5th) revised edition. 
Price: 20.55 USD
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Of Walking Beams and Paddle Wheels: A Chronicle of San Francisco Bay Ferryboats, Harlan, George & Clement Fisher Jr.
5 Harlan, George & Clement Fisher Jr. Of Walking Beams and Paddle Wheels: A Chronicle of San Francisco Bay Ferryboats
San Francisco Bay Books Limited 1951 First Edition hardcover 

Presentation copy, warmly INSCRIBED by co-author Clement Fisher, Jr. in the original year of publication. Very good, small soiled spot on outer page edges, overall a nice, clean copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Golden Shore: California's Love Affair with the Sea, Helvarg, David
6 Helvarg, David The Golden Shore: California's Love Affair with the Sea
New York Thomas Dunne Books 2013 0312664966 / 9780312664961 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED 'Regards, David Helvarg' on the front endpaper! Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), small remainder dot on top page edges, overall a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Race Your Boat Right, Knapp, Arthur Jr.
7 Knapp, Arthur Jr. Race Your Boat Right
New York Van Nostrand Reinhold 1960 Second Edition hardcover 

Very good plus in an about very good, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some minor tears, also light sunning on the spine; overall a clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 17.55 USD
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The Naval Genius of George Washington, Knox, Dudley
8 Knox, Dudley The Naval Genius of George Washington
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1932 Limited Edition hardcover 

#242 of 550 copies. Very good or better, owner bookplate on front pastedown; many of the pages were not properly seperated by the printer (as is common with this particular edition), we have meticulously gone through and separated them. This resulted in several pages with very small chips or tears along the edges, but overall the process was successful. Does not include the glassine jacket but does include the slipcase, which has some wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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A Night to Remember, Lord, Walter
9 Lord, Walter A Night to Remember
New York Henry Holt 1955 First Edition hardcover 

Scarce original 1955 first edition. Very good plus, a sharp, clean book, in a fair plus dust jacket with a moderate chip atop the spine, some tears, and a dampstain on the underside (but not visible externally); jacket will look better in our fresh mylar protector. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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On the Bay: A Centennial History of the Encinal Yacht Club, Minor, Woodruff C.
10 Minor, Woodruff C. On the Bay: A Centennial History of the Encinal Yacht Club
Alameda Encinal Yacht Club 1994 hardcover 

Near fine, hint of a bump on bottom edges, in a nearly very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a few small closed tears and a sticker ghost; overall a nice, clean copy. Encinal is the third oldest yacht club on San Francisco Bay.

Please note that priority mail and expedited international mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 31.10 USD
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11 Morison, Samuel Eliot Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Life of Christopher Columbus
Boston Little, Brown 1991 0316584789 / 9780316584784 First Edition Thus paperback 

Very good or better, a nice, clean copy. First paperback printing with full number line. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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U-Boat 977, Schaeffer, Heinz
12 Schaeffer, Heinz U-Boat 977
London William Kimber 1952 Second Edition hardcover 

Nearly very good, light foxing (spotting) on page edges, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear, overall a clean, collectible copy of the British edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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