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Notes on Yachts  (First Series)

Edwin Brett

 

London, Sampson Low, Son & Marston, 1869.

 

a very scarce Victorian yachting title.  primarily on the design and rigging of yachts,  with an introductory chapter on yacht sailing.

Although entitled ‘First Series’, no further volumes appeared.

 

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1st edition.  ppv 131 + 16 page publisher’s catalogue.

frontispiece engraving of a small open yawl in a rough sea.

good clean condition, recased into the original blue/green cloth gilt, with new endpapers.

from the library of the Cruising association.