by Howard Chapelle.
Bonanza Books reprint.
26x19cm. ppxvii 400. 16 double-page plans and numerous text illustrations.
good clean copy in an edge worn dust-jacket. owner’s name on end-paper.
the standard and comprehensive history of sail in America, covering: the Colonial Period, Naval Craft, Privateers and Slavers, Revenue Cutters, the American Schooner, Merchant Craft, and Sailing Yachts.