By: BARRAULT, Jean Michel LOOMIS, Alfred F., preface.
Seller ID: 35671
BARRAULT, Jean Michel. Great Moments of Yachting. Preface by Alfred F. Loomis. NY: Putnams, (1967). First US Edition. Pp 209. Square 8vo, white cloth.Toy 0001, Morris & Howland p.10. "This fascinating and beautifully-illustr ated treasury of the men and boats that have made yachting history- from Ariel to Tinkerbelle, from the first America's Cup race in 1851 with Commodore John Stevens at the helm, to the Australians' preparation for 1967 America's Cup competition- is indeed the 'next best thing to sailing.'" -from thedj. Slightly rubbed, owner's signature, else vg in chipped dj. 30.0... View More...