Lapstrake Boatbuilding [Volume 1]. 1st ed in dj

By: SIMMONS, Walter J.

Price: $40.00

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SIMMONS, Walter J. Lapstrake Boatbuilding. [Volume 1.] With drawings by theauthor. Camden, Maine : International Marine Publishing Company, (1978). F irst Edition. Pp (5),vi-xi,(1),1-172. Illustrated. 8vo, beige cloth, brown lettering to spine. "Here's a book that fills in all those gaps left by introductory boatbuilding books. It's practically guaranteed to make you a better boatbuilder. Walter Simmons [of Lincolnville, Maine] shares his philosophy of traditional boatbuilding and a myriad of little details and tricks of the trade that he perfected because they work best for him. This is a pass-along treasure, a compilation of priceless information that Simmons has gathered from old-timers and his own professional experience in custom-building small lapstrake craft." - from the dj. Contents : 1. The Boatbuilding Process. 2. Lumber and Tools. 3. The Shop. 4. Preparatory Work. 5. Planking.6. Framing and Finishing. 7. Sail and Oar. Appendix: Notes for Prospective Professional Boatbuilders. Glossary. List of Suppliers. Index. Very good i n slightly spine-sunned, price-clipped dustjacket. 40.00

Title: Lapstrake Boatbuilding [Volume 1]. 1st ed in dj

Author Name: SIMMONS, Walter J.

Categories: 70,

Publisher: International Marine Publishing Compan, Camden, Maine, 1978, ISBN:0877420955:

Seller ID: 78785