By: KNAPP, Arthur, Jr VANDERBILT, Harold S. introduction. BURROUGHS, William H.
Van Nostrand, 1952,:
Seller ID: 27289
KNAPP, Arthur, Jr. Race Your Boat Right. Introduction by Harold S. Vanderbilt; drawings by William H. Burroughs, Jr. Princeton, N.J.: D. Van Nostrand,(1952). First US Printing. Pp 296. Frontis., 16 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with dark blue gilt lettered title block to spine. Toy 4101, Morris & Howland p 79. "Comprehensive, readable and based on extensive experience.The author's personality come through to the benefit of the book and the r eader. Useful to the non-racing sailor. Contents include racing variables; preseason preparation; tuning; lubricants and rust preventers; sails; th... View More...