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Sailing Boats from Around the World: The Classic 1906 Treatiseby Henry Colem Folkard
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Comprehensive, profusely illustrated book documents early-20th-century sailing. Includes detailed, instructional manual for beginning and experienced sailors, review of small vessels then in use; racing boats, odd and experimental vessels, and more. Over 380 line drawings and photographs, including body, deck, and sail plans. Nautical vocabulary. Indexes. Bibliography.
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Documents the state of the sailing arts in the beginning of the 20th century, including instructions for beginning and experienced sailors, a review of the great varieties of small vessels then in use, an overview of the history of boats and sailing, and a nautical vocabulary. Illustrated with b&w line drawings. Comprises an unabridged reprint of the 6th Edition of a work originally published in 1906 under the title by Chapman and Hall, Ltd., London.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Comprehensive, profusely illustrated book documents early-20th-century sailing: boat types around the world, racing boats, odd and experimental vessels, more. Over 380 illustrations and photographs. Indexes. Bibliography.
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