Fischer & HurstTeredo Books, 1977
by Howard Irving Chapelle
Bonanza Books, 1970’s.
reprint of this important study of the Baltimore Clipper, from its development in the latter half of the 18th century to its demise in the mid-19th. illustrated with 36 plates and 48 plans.
a fine collection of full-page coloured photographs illustrating one hundred sailing ships of the 20th century, taken by Frank, Alfred and Kenneth Beken.
with details and descriptive text by Kenneth Beken.
the story of the French Cape Horn sailing ships
by Villiers & Picard
Patrick Stephens, 1972.
Hahn, Harold M.Conway Maritime, 1981
a biographical memoir
by Robert E. Brettle
W. Heffer & Son, 1969.
by Harold A. Underhill
Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1988.
an important work on the design and construction of the sailing ships of the 19th and 20th centuries.
edited by Ralph D. Paine
Yale University Press, 1925.
a classic account of the life of a late 18th / early 19th century New England Shipmaster. together with transcriptions of Cobb’s letters, etc
by Kenneth Giggal.
Chancellor Press, 1996 (reprint)
forty sailing ships from around the world, from the 16th to 19th centuries, described and finely illustrated in colour by Cornelis de Vries