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ANDERSON, R.C. Seventeenth-Century Rigging : A Handbook for Model-Makers. Hemel-Hempstead, Herts : Model & Allied Publications Ltd, (1969). Pp (10),[xi]-xii,-146 + frontispiece + 22 p of fldg plans + 4 p of plates. 8vo, illustrated card covers, blue spine. "This description of 17th-century rigging is almost entirely a repetition of that given in my previous book on the subject, The Rigging of Ships in the Days of the Spritsail Topmast 1600-1720, published in 1927 [...]." - preface. Contents: 1. The Lower Masts and Bowsprit; 2. Trestle-trees, Cross-trees, Tops and Caps; 3. Topmasts, Topgallants and Flagstaffs; 4. Yards and Stunsail Booms; 5. Fittings on the Hull; 6. Standing Rigging; 7. Running Rigging of the Foresail and Mainsail; 8. Running Rigging of the Topsails and Topgallants; 9. Running Rigging of the Bowsprit; 10. Running Rigging of the Mizzen; 11. Staysail and Stunsail Gear; 12. Sails. Name, else very good. 25.00
Title: Seventeenth-Century Rigging : A Handbook for Model-Makers.
Publisher: Model & Allied Publications Ltd, Hemel-Hempstead, Herts , 1969,:
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