The History of American Sailing Ships

Howard I. Chapelle

Published by Bonanza Books, 1965
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Title: The History of American Sailing Ships

Publisher: Bonanza Books

Publication Date: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

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Nice ASSOCIATION COPY. Inscribed on the front end paper by Chapelle to long-time friend and colleague Charles Newcomb. From the library of renowned Master model shipbuilder and restorer Charles Newcomb, whose work resides in the finest museum Nautical collections across the United States, including the Smithsonian Institute and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. Gift inscription from Newcombs wife at top of front end paper. Text block edges foxed. Moderate edge wear. End papers lightly foxed. Jacket lightly age toned with moderate chipping and a long closed tear along rear spine edge. Presents handsomely in archival mylar. Bookseller Inventory # 5764

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