New York: Bonanza Books, 1968. Reprint of Superior Publ. first edition. Hardcover. Clean, tight 4to, 192pp. Very light shelf wear and in Mylar protection. Near Fine / near fine. Item #18465
The story of the intrepid pioneers who built the wooden schooners, four masters and other ships that brought the settlers from the east, around Cape Horn, up the coast to San Francisco and all the way to Washington and Oregon. They also brought lunber and supplies with sturdy ships that fought fog and gales. The author wishes to preserve the age of sailing ships that navigated those waters and has done a find job of it.