Spritsails and Lugsails

By: Leather, John

Price: NZ$135.00

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


No signatures. At end of Volume One is a library pocket and card. This appears to be a private owner's lending library system (card has a rubber personal name stamp), rather than an institutional collection. No other library markings. ; 387, [5] pages. Blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: oblong 246 x 183mm. Illustrated by the author. "Spritsails and lugsails are amongst the oldest types of rigs in the world and were the most widespread in use. This book offers a practical assessment of spritsail and lugsail rigs for small craft of the present, and surveys the boats and people using the rigs for work or pleasure in Britain and North America over several centuries." - page 15.

Title: Spritsails and Lugsails

Author Name: Leather, John

Categories: Nautical,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Granada Publishing / Adlard Coles: (1979)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 22269