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Observer on Ranger during the races for the America’s Cup 1937

Dilke, Sir Fisher
London, Herbert Jenkins, 1938

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by Sir Fisher Dilke.

London, Herbert Jenkins, 1938.

1st edition. large format hardback [28x22cm]. ppxvi 111 + plates.

light wear and fading to the original blue cloth binding.  from the library of the Cruising Association.  

written in diary form, the record of the 1937 races between the American defender ‘Ranger’ and the British challenger ‘Endeavour II’, as witnessed by the British observer on board “Ranger”.

a handsome volume, printed on heavy paper, and illustrated with 48 fine half-tone plates from photographs.