Fore & Aft Sailing Craft: The Development of the Modern Yacht.

By: Phillips-Birt, Douglas

Price: $12.00

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Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


8vo - 24.5 x 15 cm.; 286 - pp. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. The text block head edge is stained a matching blue as issued. Illustrated end papers in a blueprint style. Profusely illustrated with 142 photographs and drawings. Five page glossary at the back. The interior is very clean and the binding is solid. Mild shelf wear to the board corners and spine tips with a patch on the front board where the sizing or coating on the cloth has lost its shine, most noticeable in reflected light.

Title: Fore & Aft Sailing Craft: The Development of the Modern Yacht.

Author Name: Phillips-Birt, Douglas

Categories: Nautical & Maritime,

Publisher: London, UK, Seeley, Service & Co.: 1962

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20165

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