Hardcover, red cloth with gilt lettering. First American Edition, 1981. A FINE + copy, binding tight, text and cover clean, straight spine, looks new. A bookplate has been removed from front paste-down. Dust Jacket shows mild wear, no soiling, fading or chipping. One small closed edge tear: a Very Good + jacket. Original jacket price of $45.00 still intact. Nice copy with two 4 page fold-outs. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This books offers a collection of photographs containing scenes of yachting life since the 1880s.
About the Author: Keith and Kenneth Beken are the second and third generations of professional marine photographers toform the company Beken of Cowes.
Title: A Hundred years of sail
Publisher: Alfred A Knopf/Borzoi
Publication Date: 1981
Illustrator: Illustrated Throughout with B & W Photos.
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Distributed by Random House, 1981. Condition: Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP94530677
Book Description Distributed by Random House. Hardcover. Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Seller Inventory # 2894840933
Book Description Knopf Incorporated, Alfred A. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0394523261I5N00
Book Description Knopf Incorporated, Alfred A. Hardcover. Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0394523261I3N00
Book Description Distributed by Random House, 1981. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0394523261
Book Description PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Transportation>Nautical. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 17978039452326200. Seller Inventory # 17978039452326200
Book Description Condition: Good. Fast Shipping ! Used books may not include access codes, CDs or other supplements. Seller Inventory # Grb1829705
Book Description Alfred J. Knopf, New York, 1981. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. A new copy that looks unused and unmarked in A D.J. that sjows a touch wear to the edges. Folio with red cloth boards and gilt lettering on spine. Red endpapers. Large B&W photos with 4 fold-out photos. Boards and With a Foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh A photographic history of yacht racing, with captions and appendix by Keith Becken. Numerous fold out page photos, index and captions of these amazing vessels included. Third-generation English family firm of marine, especially yachting photographers. Pharmacist Frank Beken recorded the expanding sporting, commercial, and naval activity in the Solent in the 1890s and 1900s. Using custom-designed large-plate cameras, and in conditions demanding nerve and skill. Seller Inventory # 000473
Book Description Knopf, New York, 1981. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First American Edition. Edges worn, corners bumped. Front top corners creased on first half of page block. Price clipped jacket. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs throughout Size: Oversize. Seller Inventory # 072514
Book Description Distributed by Random House, 1981. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0394523261q