An L. Francis Herreshoff Reader

An L. Francis Herreshoff Reader

by L. Francis Herreshoff
     
 

Herreshoff was a designer of boats whose sense of beauty and proportion survives to this day in some of his memorable creations. He was also a sailor of rare perception, and his comments about boats and boating are entertaining and valuable.

The author treats us to a discourse on the history of yachting and spins a number of entertaining yarns about life on the sea.

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Herreshoff was a designer of boats whose sense of beauty and proportion survives to this day in some of his memorable creations. He was also a sailor of rare perception, and his comments about boats and boating are entertaining and valuable.

The author treats us to a discourse on the history of yachting and spins a number of entertaining yarns about life on the sea.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780877420910
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/01/1978

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