Title: Rigs and Rigging of Yachts. in dj.
Publisher:  Adlard Coles, 1954,
Seller ID: 30211
PHILLIPS-BIRT, D. Rigs and Rigging of Yachts. L: Adlard Coles Ltd., (1954).Pp 207. Illustrated. Large 8vo, black cloth, t.e. stained black. A splendi d exmination of yacht rigging in the age prior to automatic roller-reefing:"The advantages and disadvantages of the various rigs are discussed in det ail from the points of view of cruising, racing and of rating; and the practical issues of speed and handling are analysed. Then the various parts of the rigging are dealt with individually, and in detail, every important part being illustrated." -from the dj. Ep lightly soiled, else vg in dj. 75.00