The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework

By: Smith, Hervey Garrett

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A maritime expert offers boating and yachting enthusiasts a complete course in rigging, working, and maintaining a ship. The perfect shipboard reference, this volume is packed with useful "hands-on" information: sailor's tools, basic knots, and useful hitches; handsewing and canvas work; and dozens of other topics important to safety, economy, and efficiency. Over 100 illustrations.

Title: The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework

Author/Composer: Smith, Hervey Garrett

Categories: Crafts & Hobbies,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1990-09-01

ISBN Number: 0486264408

ISBN Number 13: 9780486264400

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 001464

Description: New paperback book copy of The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework by Hervey Garrett Smith. Illustrated by the author. Unabridged Dover (1990) republication of the edition published by D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., New York, 1953. 101 black and white illustrations. Preface. Index. 256 pages. 5-3/8 x 8-1/2 inches, 22 cm. Current list price 11.95. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: Craft Books, Sailing Books, Making Sailor Notes, Sailor Ropework, Dover Books, Hervey Garrett Smith, ISBN 0486264408,