The New American Coast Pilot, or Yachtsman and Coasters' Book of Reference. William A. Pratt.
The New American Coast Pilot, or Yachtsman and Coasters' Book of Reference
The New American Coast Pilot, or Yachtsman and Coasters' Book of Reference

The New American Coast Pilot, or Yachtsman and Coasters' Book of Reference

Press of the Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co., 1893. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7. Good. Item #12215
ISBN: B002CT5FGQ

This is the 1893 edition, not 1883. This copy belonged to captain Clark W. Delano (1840-1915), of the famous Delano family, American Royalty, with several family members arriving on the Mayflower on 1620 and producing the likes of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and the first American in space , astronaut Alan Shepard. The Delanos settled throughout New England and gradually spread across America but the core of the family were known as sea-faring merchants for the first few centuries.Signed by Delano on the front end paper with his ship name written underneath - SS Miami (?). Black cloth. Binding a touch tender but wholly intact. Pages lightly tanned. Binding with moderate rubbing and edge wear. Interior clean.

Price: $75.00

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