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1 Merchant Vessels of the United States, Twenty - Fourth Annual List, with the Official Numbers and Signal Letters Awarded Them By the Commissioner of Navigation, Ect.
Washington Treasury Department, Bureau of Navigation 1892 First Edition. Cloth Very Good Maritime Owner's Name
Blue/gilt cloth, lists of yachts, sailing , steam, iron and steel, unrigged, and Navy vessels, color plates og Signals of International Code, Revenue Marine Service, ect. 448 pgs 
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 Prominent Residents of Long Island an Authoritive Compliation of Selected Names of Persons Residing in Private Estates and Manor Farms- Upwards of One Hundred Towns of Long Island 13th Edition
Prominent Residents of Long Island 1928 1st Edition. Soft cover Very Good American History 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Illustrated covers with scenes of social activities, sailing, polo, golf. Rear cover illustrated ad for Lido Club Hotel. some light soiling, spine chips, tight. Many fullpage ads;Kennilworth Great Neck map of Great Neck to Penn R. R. Station showing many golf courses convienent to Kennilworth, Isotta Fraschini Motor Cars, Steinway, ect. Advertisers Index, Prominent Residents alphabeticlly, pgs 15-158. some checked off in pencil, with Town name and phone #. Rare copy of privately printed edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 400.00 USD
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3 Editor in Chief Grace Burns Pilot Spring Issue 1932 M. F. H. S. Pilot Vol. XII Mechanic Falls, Maine June, 1932
Mechanic Falls, Maine Private Printing 1932 First Edition. Decorative Paper Good Americana 
Cover art by A. H. L sailing boat. some soiling, b/w photographs, students faculty, alumni ect, 42 pgs ads. scarce. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Ely, Wilmer M. The Boy Chums on Haunted Island or Hunting for Pearls in the Bahama Islands
New York A. L. Burt 1909 First Edition. Cloth w/colorpaste-on Very Good Adventure Cover Art By T. Walton Davis 
Color cover paste on by T Walton Davis of 2 boys in sailing sloop with rifle duck hunting, windmills in background, spine top bumped, normal edgwear, b/w frontis, 304 pgs. scarce. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Frazar, M. D. Eight European Tours for the Summer of 1896 Under the Management of Mrs. M. D. Frazar & Co. 70 and 71 Globe Building, Boston, Mass.
Boston Private Printing 1896 First Edition. Soft Cover Good Travel Geography 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Orange grained card covers, stains to bottom. Titlepage photo of sailing yacht, stains bottom, dates of departure, ect. Mrs. M. D. Frazer and Mrs. Herbert B. Turner. List of References of prominent persons who have made this trip. Many Itineraries offered, photographs, costs, travel trips, advice, ect. Rare copy. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 M. F. Maury, Ll. D., U. S. N. Maury's Sailing Directions Eight Edition - Enlarged and Improved Volumes I & II 1858 -1859 1 & 2
Washington U. S. Observatory and Hydrographical Office / Navy 1858 Eighth Edition. Soft Cover Good Maritime 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Owners Name
Explanations and Sailing Directions to Accompany the Wind And Current Charts, approved by Captain D. N. Ingraham, Chief of the Bureau of Ordnance and Hydrography, and Published by Authority of Hon. Issac Toucey, Secretary of the Navy. All hand colored plates and maps intact. Rare OCLC lists 21 copies held of earlier editions. First published in 1851, this eight edition was the last published. Vol I 383 pgs. plates, Volume II 874 pgs. Considerable wear, dog-eared pages, stains, foxing. but complete. Soft covers are worn, a candidate for rebinding. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 350.00 USD
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7 Patterson, Carlile P. Superintendent Atlantic Local Coast Pilot Sub- Division 2 Frenchman's Bay to Isle Au Haut
Washington United States Coast and Geodetic Survey 1879 Second Edition. Cloth Very Good Maritime 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Views of the Coast and Approaches to Several Harbors Drawn By John R. Barker 
Brown/gilt boards, embraces the Maine coast from Isle au Haut to White Head, including Penobscot Bay and Tributaries. Contains foldout charts and folding engraved entrance views to important harbors. Second edition compiled by John Service Bradford, assisted by John W. Parsons. Detailed observations verification by visiting every locality along the coast and personally testing sailing-lines , bearings and courses given. 190 pgs quite scarce. One small chip missing from bottom of fep. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 475.00 USD
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8 Woodworth, Francis C. Jack Mason, the Old Sailor with Illustrations Theodore Thinker's Series
New York New York: Clark & Austin & Smith, 1855 1855 First Edition. Decorative Paper Good Juvenile Fiction 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall Owner's Name
Decorative Paper. Good. First Edition. Juvenile Fiction. Owner's Name. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. yellow/redpaper, engraving sailing ship, slight wear, taped spine, frontis, foxing, wood engravings of Indian, Whale, Pyramids, Sphynx, ect. 96 pgs, scarce copy of juvenile sailing tales 
Price: 58.00 USD
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