ABC of Boat Bits is all about the bits and pieces of a Winkle Brig. A Winkle Brig or Bumpkin is an open clinker built, gaff rig boat that is an excellent boat in which to learn the art and science of sailing. Wonderfully illustrated with linocuts, this book will bring back the great joys of learning to sail. An excellent primer for novice and expert alike.
Joey the ginger cat went to sea with Alan Villiers on the ship Joseph Conrad. He was a kitten of great personality and his story is full of humor. This new edition of a family classic will appeal to children and cat-lovers everywhere.
Join little Skipper, a curious puppy in an orange life preserver, as she meets a galaxy of sea dogs from past and present. Inspired by the exhibit Sea Dogs! Great Tails of the Sea, at Mystic Seaport, What is a Sea Dog? combines poetry, history, and fun in a celebration of the many dogs who love the water.
Old Salty Dog is the tall tale of a quahogger who encounters all the great sea monsters of myth and legend in his quest for clams. The art is whimsical, truly representative of the rough New England waters where the story takes place. This book will delight and fascinate ocean lovers of all ages. This first edition, limited to 1000 copies is a treasure for residents and fans of Rhode Island.