Have you ever seen an old sailing vessel bringing timber to our shores? Have you watched a regatta, or seen yachts on the Nofolk Broads? Or have you read exciting stories of the days of sail, when men risked their lives up aloft in storms at sea?.
All this you will find in this fascinating book- sketches of all kinds of sailing ships, diagramms to explain the sails, the rigging the instruments, and how the boats were constructed. there is also a handy section which explainds the meanings of of those nautical terms which must have puzzled you.
PUBLISHER..... THE UNIVERSITY OF LONDON PRESS, 1964
DUSTJACKET CONDITION..... N/A.
BOOK CONDITION...... READING CREASES TO SPINE, EDGEWEAR ALL EDGES, LIGHT DUSTSTAINING TO COVERS, LAMINATION LIFTING AT SPINE.