WORKING WATERCRAFT. A SURVEY OF THE SURVIVING LOCAL BOATS OF EUROPE AND AMERICA.

Gillmer, Thomas C.


£35.00




Patrick Stephens, 1st.ed., 1973. Xi + 184 pp., profusely illustrated with photographs & drawings. D.j., 28 x 22cm. V.G. A survey of some 150 different types of existing traditional workboats used for fishing, carrying cargo or passengers, in North America, West Indies, Scandinavia, Great Britain, the Iberian Peninsula, and the Mediterranean. It enables the reader to compare characteristics and uses of wooden craft that have managed to survive the onslaught of modern technology. Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawn plans.


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