[part volume 23 / 24]
six issues bound in half leather.
a wealth of information on yacht cruising, design, racing, etc. from the early years of the 20th century.
illustrated with photos, drawings and plans
good clean condition with some wear and heavy rubbing to the binding.
by Miles Smeeton
Rupert Hart-Davis, 1960
eventful voyaging in the Smeeton’s ketch Hang
Robert Gardiner (editor)
a volume in Conway’s excellent “History of the Ship” series, covering the merchant sailing ship from 1830 to 1930.
by Edgar J. March.
David & Charles, 1981.
the standard work on the sailing trawlers of the British Isles, illustrated with nearly 200 photos plus many scale plans and drawings
Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Samuel Cunard and the revolutionary world of the great Atlantic steamships
by Stephen Fox