ANSEL, William D.
Title: Whaleboat : A Study of Design, Construction and Use from 1850 to 1970. First Edition, Paperback
Publisher:  Mystic Seaport Museum, Mystic, CT , 1978, ISBN:0913372404
Seller ID: 93680
ANSEL, William D. The Whaleboat : A Study of Design, Construction and Use from 1850 to 1970. (Mystic, CT : Mystic Seaport Museum, 1978). First Edition. Pp [i]-v,(1),1-147,(3). Illustrated. Index. Double Column. Oblong 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, white lettering to front. Forster, The South Sea Whaler : An Annotated Bibliography 159. Contents : Introduction. 1. Development of the Whaleboat to 1870. 2. Performance and Use. 3. Lines of the Whaleboat. 4. Hull Structure. 5. Fittings and Equipment. 6. Sailing Rigs. 7. Whaleboat Production. 8. Building Methods. 9. Painting, Repairs, and Maintenance of Whaleboats. 10. The Whaleboat and Related Types. Appendices : A. Sailing Plans and Rigs. B. Notes, Lines, and Construction Drawings of Whaleboats. Spine and top corner sunned to white, small stain to bottom margin ofpp. v and vi, top corner of title-page clipped, else very good. 35.00