Illustrated The ABC of Yacht Racing 1949


Title: The ABC of Yacht Racing

Author: S. Heckstall Smith

Publisher: Edward Arnold & Co.

Publication Date: 1949

Format: Hardcover

The book is in good condition for its age; a delightful addition to any library!
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Reader's note

A gorgeous vintage yacht racing guide, complete with illustrations to help aide the concepts covered throughout--a gem among a bounty of out of print rare books and decorative books on our vintage bookstore! 'Yacht racing is becoming more and more popular, as is showwn by the growth of local regattas and racing fixtures now held by nearly all clubs, and including handicap and one-design classes for boats of all sizes from dinghies upwards. There are several large books on the subject, but here is a simple and inexpensive handbook, now in its second edition, written by one of the leading experts,for the beginner of modest means.'