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Steel's Art of Rigging, 1818.

Steel, David.

ISBN 10: 0904340007 / ISBN 13: 9780904340006
Published by Fisher Nautical Press., 1974
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Gilt spine letters against red background. Ex-library, bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. Small octavo. Fold-out tables of the lengths & dimensions of the standing & running rigging; with the species, size, & number of blocks, hearts, dead-eyes, etc. Glossary of terms used in rigging. Reprinted from an original copy. Very scarce. Worldcat (OCLC) lists only 4 libraries that hold this item. Very Good. No dust jacket. Brown cloth. Bookseller Inventory # 016365

Bibliographic Details

Title: Steel's Art of Rigging, 1818.

Publisher: Fisher Nautical Press.

Publication Date: 1974

Binding: Hardcover.

Illustrator: 11 fold-out engravings.

Edition: Facsimile ed..

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Neil and Beverly Townsend established Townsend Booksellers in Oakland, CA in 1984, selling books from our home and at many regional bookfairs. From 1990 until 2015, Townsend Booksellers was based in Pittsburgh, PA with an open shop there for 21 years. We now live in Las Cruces, NM and continue to sell books online. Our books are carefully selected, and we endeavor to describe them with detailed accuracy. We fill orders promptly and package books with care.

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