SCOTT, Richard J.
Title: Galway Hookers : Working Sailboats of Galway Bay
Publisher:  Ward River Press, Swords, County Dublin, 1983, ISBN:090708558X
Seller ID: 98718
SCOTT, Richard J. Galway Hookers : Working Sailboats of Galway Bay. (Swords, County Dublin) : Ward River Press, (1983). First Edition. Pp (6),7-127,(1).Illustrated with over 60 photos as well as drawings. Map of Connemara coast. 8vo. illustrated cardcovers. "In this profusely illustrated record, a leading expert surveys the story of the hooker, and the environment that bred the working sailboats of the West of Ireland. Many informative photographs and detailed drawings explain the construction, operation and social background of these fascinating vessels." $