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The Magician of the Swatchways - Maurice Griffiths

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This attractively produced book is in fine, nearly new condition, with only a few minor marks on the jacket. Dick Durham writes a biography of Maurice Walter Griffiths (1902 – 1997) who was a noted yachtsman, boat designer and writer on sailing subjects. In his writing. he focused on the creeks of the Thames Estuary and the English East coast. His books include The Magic of the Swatchways, The First of the Tide, Yachting on a Small Income, and Sixty Years a Yacht Designer. He was the editor of Yachting Monthly, the British sailing magazine, from 1927 until 1967. As a lieutenant-commander in the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, Griffiths was awarded the George Medal for "for gallantry and undaunted devotion to duty." Contains numerous drawings and b/w photographs.

Item details

Author(s):
Dick Durham
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
16.2 x 24 cms
Edition:
1994
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852770961
ISBN-13:
9781852770969
Number of pages:
175
Publisher:
Yachting Monthly
Title:
The Magician of the Swatchways

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This attractively produced book is in fine, nearly new condition, with only a few minor marks on the jacket. Dick Durham writes a biography of Maurice Walter Griffiths (1902 – 1997) who was a noted yachtsman, boat designer and writer on sailing subjects. In his writing. he focused on the creeks of the Thames Estuary and the English East coast. His books include The Magic of the Swatchways, The First of the Tide, Yachting on a Small Income, and Sixty Years a Yacht Designer. He was the editor of Yachting Monthly, the British sailing magazine, from 1927 until 1967. As a lieutenant-commander in the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, Griffiths was awarded the George Medal for "for gallantry and undaunted devotion to duty." Contains numerous drawings and b/w photographs.

Author(s):
Dick Durham
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
16.2 x 24 cms
Edition:
1994
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852770961
ISBN-13:
9781852770969
Number of pages:
175
Publisher:
Yachting Monthly
Title:
The Magician of the Swatchways

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