Steel's Elements of Mastmaking, Sailmaking and rigging. Claude S. Gill.
Steel's Elements of Mastmaking, Sailmaking and rigging

Steel's Elements of Mastmaking, Sailmaking and rigging

Hardcover. Scarce. New York, Edward Sweetman, ca. 1970 reprint of the 1932 second edition, from the 1794 first edition. Clean tight 8vo, 300pp and includes a complete set of drawings attached to the rear board in an envelope. Near Fine / none, as issued, maybe as issued. Item #18231

There are 59 fold-out and other plates, drawn to scale, illustrating masts, sails, yards, rigging, etc., for every class of vessel from the full-rigged ship to the ship's boat, including the progressive method of rigging ships, and an illustrated section describing the pricinpal foreign rigs.

Price: $90.00

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