(1975) · Camden, ME
by Herreshoff, L. Francis.
Camden, ME: International Marine, (1975). Herreshoff's small boats, from a double-paddle canoe to a 37-foot auxiliary ketch. An excellent copy of one of this genial author's most informative books. It comes with a typed letter, signed, from L. Francis Herreshoff to Llewellyn Howland II, thanking him for sending his mother's memoir and local history. "I wish you would tell your mother that last night I spent several delightful hours reading the memories of her childhood... of course the parts about Warren and the neighboring country were particularly of interest to me." Very good condition in dust jacket.. Oblong format, 26 cm. 393 pp. b/w plates, plans, lines, facsimiles. (Inventory #: 43291)