Classic Sails, the Ratsey & Lapthorn story
by William Collier
Ratsey & Lapthorn, 1998.
a magnificent large-format celebration of more than 200 years of sail-making. a well-researched history of the firm and its association with the development of yachting, fully illustrated with photographs, reproductions of paintings, etc.
signed presentation copy from the author to David Ryder-Turner.
large format hardback [34x25cm] 160 pages.
very good condition hardback in the dust-jacket and card slip-case.