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(PROVIDENCE YACHT CLUB.)

Constitution, By-laws, Sailing Regulations, Etc., of the Providence Yacht Club.

1878 Stock Code: 62725
£300.00
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Notes

First edition. The "list of vessels belonging to the Providence Yacht Club" shows N.G. Herreshoff owning both a sloop and a catamaran, one of only two in the club. Extremely rare survival, OCLC shows Brown holding a copy of the 1876 issue, and no others.

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Description

Duodecimo (152 x 108 mm). Sewn as issued in the original violet, printed glazed card wraps.

Illustrations

Club badge verso of title page.

Condition

A little rubbed and oiled, a couple of chips from the lower panel of the wraps, contemporary inked docketing as a duplicate to the upper panel, light toning, but a very good copy.

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