A Treatise on the Construction, Rigging, & Handling of Model Yachts, Ships & Steamers With Remarks on Cruising & Racing Yachts, and the Management of Open Boats; Also Lines for Various Models and a Cutter Yacht. Tyrrel E. Biddle.

A Treatise on the Construction, Rigging, & Handling of Model Yachts, Ships & Steamers With Remarks on Cruising & Racing Yachts, and the Management of Open Boats; Also Lines for Various Models and a Cutter Yacht.

London: Norie & Wilson, 1883. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good / No Jacket. Item #196327

Hardcover, Fair/Good for age. Wear and bumping to corners, exposing cardboard; wear to board edges; rubbing/wear to covers; wear and chipping to cloth on edges of spine; spine sunned; head and foot of spine with fraying, chipping, and closed tears to edges; 1" flap torn on bottom third of spine, exposing binding; rubbing/wear to front cover gilt; dust staining to top edge of pages; hinges cracked exposing binding mesh; glue burns to inside covers and endpapers; binding cracked at title page, exposing binding; former owner's name stamped to top fore edge corner of title page; "& Measurements" penciled under "Preface to the Second Edition" title; binding cracked in a few places in text; pages browned.

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