by J.A. Williamson.
London, Edward Arnold, 1933.
1st edition. 160 pages. 8 plates from sketches by R. J. Puttick.
very nice condition hardback in the dust-jacket, slightly torn at top of spine, with light stain at foot. fine armorial book-plate of the Royal Harwich Yacht Club
with no experience, the author hired an 18-footer on the Solent for three weeks, which led to many more yacht adventures on south coast waters. a delightful period piece of a pre-war yachting book, written in a light and humorous style