Race Your Boat Right : Detailed Instructions from a Successful Skipper on How Races Are Won. 2nd in dj.


KNAPP, Arthur, Jr. Race Your Boat Right : [Dj adds: Detailed Instructions from a Successful Skipper on How Races Are Won]. London: Macmillan, 1958. Second Edition. Pp. (14),1-296,(2), frontis., + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated.8vo, blue cloth with white lettering to spine. Toy 4101, Morris & Howland p 79. "Comprehensive, readable and based on extensive experience. The author's personality come through to the benefit of the book and the reader. Useful to the non-racing sailor. Contents include racing variables; preseason preparation; tuning; lubricants and rust preventers; sails; the masthead fly; spinakers; the boom-jack; cleats, winches and jigs; dinghies and other centerboard boats; necessary equipment; tide, wind and weather; preparing for the race; sailing the race legs; finishing; after-race chores; team racing; catamarans; and ocean racing. Appendices: Knots; Suggestions to race committees." - Toy. Top- and fore-edges spotted, else vg in rubbed, nicked, smudged, unclipped dj. 22.50

Title: Race Your Boat Right : Detailed Instructions from a Successful Skipper on How Races Are Won. 2nd in dj.

Author Name: KNAPP, Arthur, Jr. VANDERBILT, Harold S., intro. BURROUGHS, William H., Jr., drawings

Categories: 67,

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1958,:

Seller ID: 74134

Keywords: NAUTICAL SAILING RACING YACHT SEAMANSHIP UNITED KINGDOM,