Softcover. New York, Dover Publications, 1988, reprint of the 1926 and 1968 hardcover editions. Clean, tight 8vo, 275pp. Old price sticker on the back, otherwise no flaws except for a tiny dog-ear to the bottom of the front right tip. Very Good. Item #18229
Indispensable for the serious model builder, this book offers hobbyists a true understanding of the masting, rigging, and most important fittings of American clipper ships and packet ships of the great Age of Sail. Also important for naval and social historians, sailing enthusiasts and students of Americana. More than 270 detailed drawings.