Adriatic / The Eastern Mediterranean…..
The Aegean / Southern Turkey, the Levant & Cyprus
by H.M. Denham
John Murray, 1964-75.
four of Henry Denham’s classic guides to Mediterranean area sailing.
well out-dated for the sailing directions, but still with a wealth of useful information.
four hardback volumes.
very good condition in the dust-jackets.
Famous Clyde Yachts
by Meikle & Shields
Oatts & Runciman, Glasgow & London, 1888
one of the most sought-after books in the field of yachting literature, this superb volume contains a series of thirty-one chromolithograph plates reproduced from paintings by Henry Shields, depicting a range of Clyde yachts, from the 100-ft+ giants to the 15′, 17′ and 19′ class of small racing yachts.
Each plate is accompanied by the text of James Meikle, one of the leading yachting correspondents of the day, describing the yacht and recording her racing career, etc.
Clyde Built, a history of shipbuilding on the River Clyde
Glasgow, William MacLellan, 1949.
a good history, including information on many of the smaller, less well recorded shipyards.