New York: Barron's, 1984. Later printing. Hardcover. Very large folio, clean and tight, 309pp. Very slight shelf wear to jacket, gift inscription on verso of the ffe. Very Good + / very good. Item #16234
Beautifully, liberally illustrated book containing reflections on the sea by Joseph Conrad and Hans Domizlaff. History of sailing and yachts, offshore racing, America's Cup, big races on the high seas, Admiral's Cup, lonely men and the sea, stories from assorted writers about voyaging all over the world, sailing to Antarctica, the North Sea, and glossary and indexes.