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Hunt’s Yachting Magazine – compilation volume containing accounts of cruises mainly in Scottish and Irish waters.

London, Hunt & Co., 1850’s – 70’s

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the volume is divided into ten parts, each part with a printed title page, and with a printed contents page at the beginning of the book. The titles of the parts are: 1. Round Land’s End, and Yacht ‘Meteor’ in a Gale. 2. Log of the ‘Pet’, round Great Britain (and in the Baltic). 3. A Cruise to the Western isles / Castle Urquhart Visited. 4. The Northern Lochs of Scotland. 5. A Cruise Round Skye. 6. Log of ‘Egeria’ (Skye and Western Isles) / A Yacht Cruise among the Shetland Isles / A Cruise to Skye. 7. A Cruise to the Pentland Firth. 8. Round Ireland in a 10-Tonner. 9. Log of the ‘Foam’ (round Ireland). 10. The Cockney, or a Yachting Cruise on the West Coast of Ireland. As was common with Victorian magazines and periodicals, Hunt’s Yachting Magazine contained articles that were continued over several issues, and this volume brings together the complete accounts of the above cruises in one book

8vo. approx. 800 pages. 3 lithograph plates. bound in plain red cloth

a little staining to binding otherwise in very good clean condition