Hundred Years of Sail. Second Harvill Printing in dustjacket.


BEKEN OF COWES. A Hundred Years of Sail. London : Harvill Press, (1988). Second thus printing, third overall. Pp 200 plates, 4 folding. 4to, red cloth, gilt to spine. Later pr of 298. With a foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. One hundred years of stunning yacht photography from the Beken dynasty. The plates range from the cutter Bloodhound (1880) to the sloop Yeoman XXI (1980), and are placed in context with introductory remarks by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh, Hammond Innes, and Kenneth Beken. Gift inscription to flyleaf, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. Due to the weight of this book-- about four pounds -- extra shipping charges will likely be necessary to cover postage on international orders. 40.00

Title: Hundred Years of Sail. Second Harvill Printing in dustjacket.

Author Name: BEKEN of Cowes. HRH the Duke of Edinburgh. INNES, Hammond. BEKEN, Frank and Keith.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Harvill , London, 1988, ISBN:0002168111:

Seller ID: 109844

Keywords: NAUTICAL YACHTING PHOTOGRAPHY UNITED KINGDOM BRITISH ENGLISH MARINE YACHT,