Hiscock, Eric C.,: Cruising Under Sail
Book Number: 0272766
Oxford University Press, London, 1965. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: photographs. Second Edition. xxi + 468pp., frontis., b/w pls., text ills., diags., maps, plans, index. The dust jacket is rubbed across both top and bottom edges, and has been price could, original bookseller's rubberstamp bottom left of front end page, traces of foxing to the front and rear end papers, and to the half title page where it backs onto the colour frontispiece. The book is illustrated with 250 photographs by the author and 80 diagrams, most of the photographs are black-and-white. This comprehensive book covers every practical aspects of cruising under sail and has ever since its first publication in 1950 held its position as one of the leading books, if not the outstanding one on the subject, for the beginner and expert alike. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Ships & the Sea; Yachting; Sailing; Inventory No: 0272766.