Ship's Husband. 4th pr no dj. reading copy

By: CALAHAN, Harold Augustin

Price: $12.50

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CALAHAN, Harold Augustin. The Ship's Husband : A Guide to Yachtsmen in the Care of their Craft. NY: Macmillan, 1942. FOURTH Printing. Pp 323. Frontis., 10 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 4842, Morris & Howland p.25. A solid, vintage small craft maintenance manual. Contents include: "Husbandry"; "Materials"; "Wood"; "The Characteristics of Boat Woods"; "Dry Rot"; "Metals"; "Electrolysis"; "Characteristics of Boat Metals"; "Wire"; "Magnetism"; "Rope"; "Splicing"; "Rigging Details"; "Canvas"; "Mending Torn Sails"; "The Hull"; "The Spars"; "Paint and Varnish"; "Hints on the Use of Tools"; "Hauling Out"; "Winter Storage"; "Tuning Up"; "Care in Commission"; "The Motor"; "The Plumbing"; "The Boatyard." Boards rubbed, outer hinges and edges worn, soiling to front board, a couple instances of tape-repairs to a couplepages, else good. 12.50

Title: Ship's Husband. 4th pr no dj. reading copy

Author Name: CALAHAN, Harold Augustin

Categories: 70,

Publisher: Macmillan, 1942,:

Seller ID: 79102

Keywords: NAUTICAL YACHTING CRUISING MAINTENANCE UNITED STATES BOATBUILDING,