SAILMAKING SIMPLIFIED: A Practical Manual for the Amateur

By: Gray, Alan

Price: $20.90

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Book Condition: Good


134pp. Intext, b/white halftone plates and line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, surface biopredated, with title remaining in bright gilt. Surface biopredation also on front endpaper, else textblock unmarked. No dustjacket. In this work, the subject (sail-making) has been treated in (a) very comprehensive fashion, with the accent on practice instead of theory, with the object of enabling amateurs to really produce servicable sails by the simplest acceptable methods ("Gaff' sails are not considered) . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword. 10 chapters. Notes. Book weight approx. 305g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post as a small parcel.

Title: SAILMAKING SIMPLIFIED: A Practical Manual for the Amateur

Author Name: Gray, Alan

Categories: Nautical & Maritime, Crafts & Hobbies, Vintage and Antiquarian Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, The Rudder Publishing Co.: 1940

Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth)

Book Condition: Good

Size: 12mo - (approx. 19cm x 12.5cm)

Seller ID: 013831

Keywords: Draft, Sailmaking, Manuals, Yachting Crafts, Sailing, Handbooks, Reference Books, Gray, Alan