First published in 1938, this is the 1948 reprint of the second edition. Illustrated with black & white drawings.
This interesting book covers a wide range of information on yachts; Construction, rigging & blocks, sails & canvas, spars, gears, anchors & cables, ropes & knots, lamps & lighting, wireless, pumps & engines together with sections on compass, charts, navigation, signals and rules of the road, tides & weather and much more.
Includes a list of other recommended books, glossary of terms and index.
Lilac coloured boards are a little bowed, and pages have one or two marks. But nonetheless in clean and sound condition.