Sailing tours: The Yachtsman's guide to the Cruising Waters of the English coast Part II by Frank Cowper with numerous charts, published by Ashford Press Publishing, 1985. Originally published between 1892 and 1895, this volume was revised by Frank Cowper in 1909. Part II covers "The Coasts of Kent, Sussex, Hants., The Isle of Wight, Dorset. Devon, Cornwall, and the Scilly Isles containing descriptions of every creek, harbour, and roadstead from The Nore to Tresco, Isles of Scilly including the passages from the Middle Swin to the North Foreland."
This edition includes the following warning: "much has changed since 1892 and no reader should attempt to use the information contained within these old guide books as an aid to navigation"!
Introduction by John Leather; preface by Frank Cowper, contents pages and List of Charts. Index at end of volume.
Original red cloth with gilt titling and gilt illustration of a yacht, and gilt lettering on the spine. Clear plastic cover. Volume is in good condition. 336 pages