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World Famous Chefs' Cook Book - Rare Old Recipes Arranged for the Homemaker, Taylor, Irene Hume (Editor)
101 World Famous Chefs' Cook Book - Rare Old Recipes Arranged for the Homemaker
Taylor, Irene Hume (Editor)
Chicago Ford Naylor and Associates 1939 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition. Ivory cloth boards with black lettering and globe on cover, black lettering on spine. Light soiling. One tiny spot of surface wear to spine edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs of world famous hotels, restaurants, ships and trains and their recipes from around the world. 637 pages with index. 025112

Price: 25.00 USD
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102 Steamboat on the River
Teilhet, Darwin
William Sloane 1952 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket John O'Hara Cosgrave illus 
256 pgs. VG Brown cloth boards, illustrated on cover with steamboat. Illustrated endpapers (front: map of midwestern rivers; back: Sternwheel steamer Talisman 1832). Clean book. Corners slightly bumped.First Edition. 001618

Price: 10.00 USD
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Voyage of the Damned, Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
103 Voyage of the Damned
Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
New York Stein and Day 1974 0-8128-1694-3 / 9780812816945 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean orange boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying, hint of slightest surface ware to bottom front board edge, very negligible. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers (illustrated with maps). No names, writing or marks. 317 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has one short closed edge tear, hint of wear at spine edges, small price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Story of the luxury ocean liner "St. Louis" which sailed from Hamburg, Germany on May 13, 1939 (one of the last ships to leave Nazi Germany before World War II erupted). Aboard were 937 Jews--some had already been in concentration camps--who believed hey had brought visas to enter Cuba. 8vo. World War II. 012983

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Voyage of the Damned, Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
104 Voyage of the Damned
Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts
New York Stein and Day 1974 0-8128-1694-3 / 9780812816945 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean orange boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No surface wear, slight hint of bumping to corner tips. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers (illustrated with maps). No names, writing or marks. 317 pgs. with bibliography. Bright dustjacket, lightly soiled. Light edgewear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Story of the luxury ocean liner "St. Louis" which sailed from Hamburg, Germany on May 13, 1939 (one of the last ships to leave Nazi Germany before World War II erupted). Aboard were 937 Jews--some had already been in concentration camps--who believed hey had brought visas to enter Cuba. 8 Vo. World War II. 014657

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All Hands!, Tomlinson, H. M.
105 All Hands!
Tomlinson, H. M.
London Heinemann 1937 First Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. No soiling or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking, slight lean. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 333 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, clean with just a hint of soiling and browning to rear panel, tiny chip to top rear spine corner, very slight corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A saga of the sea, about a latter day freighter and her crew , showing the courage displayed by men at their daily task when opposed by the power of the elements. 018698

Price: 25.00 USD
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106 Gallions Reach
Tomlinson, H. M.
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1927 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean black cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine (unchipped). No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Red illustrated endpapers are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Pages and edges are clean and bright. 283 pgs. Illustrated. 8vo. Ships & Sailing. 009009

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The Wooden Woman, Townsend, Alexander
107 The Wooden Woman
Townsend, Alexander
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1930 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with yellow lettering and decoration on cover and spine. No bumping or wear, but there is a tiny closed tear to cloth at top center of spine edge (1/4"). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean yellow endpapers (no names, writing or marks). Clean scarce DUSTJACKET is not price clipped, has tiny chip (size of match-head) at top center of spine, 1/8" shallow chipping at base of spine, two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 013555

Price: 65.00 USD
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Trading under Sail off Japan 1860-99 - The Recollections of Captain John Baxter Will, Sailing-Master and Pilot, Will, Captain John Baxter (George Alexander Lensen, Editor)
108 Trading under Sail off Japan 1860-99 - The Recollections of Captain John Baxter Will, Sailing-Master and Pilot
Will, Captain John Baxter (George Alexander Lensen, Editor)
Tokyo Sophia University (In cooperation with the Diplomatic Press, Tallahassee, Florida) 1968 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Beautiful book in original dust jacket. Golden beige cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, slight rubbing to red title box background. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Pages and edges are clean, with clean patterned endpapers. Previous owner name neatly ink-stamped at top edge of half-title page. Frontispiece is a Japanese drawing of Captain Will, used by him as his bookplate. Lovely illustrations, many of them fold-out. 190 pages with index. Clean dust jacket with price intact (12.50 on upper corner of front inside flap), small clip to lower corner of front inside flap, no chips, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025893

Price: 45.00 USD
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The Lovers, Wilson, Mitchell
109 The Lovers
Wilson, Mitchell
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean light gray cloth boards with red lettering on spine (one tiny very faint spot to rear board, smaller than a pea). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 283 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has short closed edge tears, small crease, light wear to corners. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of love and passion on Martha's Vineyard in the days of whaling ships. 6" x 8-3/4". Fiction. 016983

Price: 20.00 USD
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Three Blind Mice, Wood, James
110 Three Blind Mice
Wood, James
New York Vanguard Press 1969 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Clean golden yellow boards with blue lettering on spine. Very slight bump to one corner tip. NO fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 208 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, has several short closed edge tears at top rear panel edge, hint of light soiling and wear. Photo of author on rear panel. Suspenseful novel in which a Scottish fisherman sets out to exploit one of the bleakest fishing grounds known to man; the Cold War intrudes into the cold seas when a mysterious half-dead man is picked up from an open boat. 018208

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Light in the Sky, Young, Agatha
111 Light in the Sky
Young, Agatha
New York Random House 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with gold author's initials on cover, brown title box with gold lettering no spine. Slight bump to upper edge of front board. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square. Endpapers intact, no names or bookplates; faint tape marks to endpapers. Clean bright DUSTJACKET is unfaded, not price clipped, has very slight loss at spine edges (under 1/4"), a few very short closed edge tears, faint tape marks to rear inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel set in Cleveland, Ohio in the 1870's when ore ships plied the Great Lakes under sail, the use of steam was just beginning, and the steel industry was taking hold. 8vo. Fiction. 012492

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112 Halfway Around the World: An Improbable Journey
Young, Gavin
New York Random House 1981 394-52114-5 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean green boards with green cloth spine, silver lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Maps on endpapers. Illustrated with maps. 473 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two very small edge tears (1/4" or under). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's seven month journey by sea from Piraeus to Canton, by hitchhiking on a total of twenty-three different vessels, including ferries, tramp steamers, oil tankers and schooners under full sail, Arab dhow and even a Filipino kumpit. 8vo. Ships & Sailing. 008106

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