Author:HEATON, Peter


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Yachtsman's Vade Mecum. 2nd UK in dj

By: HEATON, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black, 1969,:

Seller ID: 27350

HEATON, Peter. The Yachtsman's Vade Mecum. Second Edition, Enlarged. L.: Adam & Charles Black, (1969). Pp 316. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents : The Origin of Yachts and the Theory of Sailing; The Hull, Spars, Sails, Rigs, and Rigging of a Sailing Yacht; On Buying a Yacht and the Four Principal Types of Sailing Yacht; Underway; Anchoring, Picking Up Moorings, and Stowing Ship; Pilotage and Navigation; Introduction to Celestrial Navigation and the Use of the Sextant; Planning and Making a Passage and Living on Board; Yacht Racing; Bad Weather; Ropework and Ship's Husbandry; Auxiliaries a... View more info

Boat. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: HEATON, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Barnes, South Brunswick & New York , 1969,:

Seller ID: 23687

HEATON, Peter. Boat. South Brunswick & New York : Barnes, (1969). Pp 159. 4to, red cloth. Toy 0313 (US ed). Peter Heaton = Peter Stuart-Heaton (b. May27, 1919, Yorkshire - d. August 23, 2003). "Boat is a new type of sailing book combining excerpts from the prose and poetry of international marine writers through the ages. With striking, unusual photographs of ships, boatsand the sea and such evocative things as hulls, sails, rigging, gear, rope s and fittings, it provides a visual experience as the pages are turned. Much use is made of contrast, for contrast is the essence of sea life."... View more info

Yachting : A Pictorial History

By: HEATON, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1973,:

Seller ID: 68465

HEATON, Peter. Yachting : A Pictorial History . NY: Viking Press, (1973). Pp. [1]-159,(1). Some folding leaves. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Faint dampstain to fore-edge, else vg in price-clipped dj. 20.00 View more info

Peter Heaton on Sailing. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HEATON, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black, London, 1967,: 1967

Seller ID: 21832

HEATON, Peter. Peter Heaton on Sailing. London : Adam & Charles Black, (1967). First Printing. Pp (4),[5]-253,(1) + 16 pages of b&w photos. Also illustrated with many drawings and diagrams in the text. Large 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Peter Heaton = Peter Stuart-Heaton (b. May 27, 1919 - d. August 23, 2003). Contents : 1. All at Sea - A General Introduction to the Sailing World; 2. Bill Jones Catches the Sailing Bug; 3. A Delight of Dinghies; 4. Examining a Yacht; 5. How to Sail; 6. Fitting Out; 7. Rope and How to Use I... View more info