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Yacht Racing

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1 (Cassier, Louis) THE OCEAN YACHT RACE, MAY 1905, FOR H.I.M., THE GERMAN EMPERORíS PRIZE CUP : DETAILS FROM THE LOG OF THE SCHOONER YACHT "ATLANTIC". (Presentation Copy)
London, Paris & New York The Louis Cassier Company, Ltd. Printers & Engravers 1905 Softcover Very Good Signed by Illustrator
8vo; 32,1 pages; Description: Vellum-like self-wrappers. 32, [1] p. , [6] leaves of photogravures: Frontispiece: H. I . M. Wilhelm II German Emperor. King of Prussia. (With tissue guard) ; The Emperor's Cup Won by the Atlantic; The Atlantic as she appeared crossing the line; The Atlantic wearing the Lizard and some snapshots taken during the voyage (2 page centerfold photogravure) The Atlantic at the Lizard. Ex-Wesleyan University Library copy (withdrawn) with bookplate and tiny unobtrusive rubberstamps. Presentation copy, signed by the printer/engraver Louis Cassier, Mar 15 1906. It would appear that a very limited number of copies of this book were created. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 1000.00 USD
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