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Offshore : A Complete Introduction to Ocean Racing and Cruising. blue clothgilt lettering to spine

By: ILLINGWORTH, J. H. Captain (E)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Robert Ross & Co, 1949,:

Seller ID: 62431


ILLINGWORTH, J. H. Captain (E). Offshore : A Complete Introduction to OceanRacing and Cruising, Modern Yacht Handing and Equipment. L.: Robert Ross & Co., (1949). Pp 261, including colour frontis., + [15] pp of b/w plates. I llustrated with maps to endpapers, numerous line diagrams to text. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Toy 4187. A very comprehensive book on offshore racing. The text is well supported by 233 diagrams and 15 pages of remarkable photos of beautiful wooden yachts. Contents : 1. Ocean Racing- The Background; 2. Choosing a Boat; 3. The Conduct of a Race; 4. At the H... View more info

Offshore : A Complete Introduction to Ocean Racing and Cruising, Modern Yacht Handling and Equipment. 1st US no dj. lacking plate.

By: ILLINGWORTH, J.H., Captain

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1949,:

Seller ID: 76072


ILLINGWORTH, J.H., Captain. Offshore : A Complete Introduction to Ocean Racing and Cruising, Modern Yacht Handling and Equipment . New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949. First American Printing (July 1949). Pp. [1]-261,(3),frontis., + 15 p. of plates. Illustrated. Colour map endpapers. 4to, blue cloth with gilt decoration to front board and gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed dark blue. Maps on the endpapers depict the Sydney-Hobart race, the C.C.A. Bermuda race, and the Principal R.O.R.C. courses. Contents: 1. Ocean Racing: The Background; 2. Choosing a Boat; 3. The Conduct of a Race; 4.... View more info