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An L. Francis Herreshoff reader

L. Francis Herreshoff

Published September 11th 1978
ISBN : 9780877420910
316 pages
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Herreshoff was a designer of boats whose sense of beauty and proportion survives to this day in some of his memorable creations. He was also a sailor of rare perception, and his comments about boats and boating are entertaining and valuable. TheMoreHerreshoff was a designer of boats whose sense of beauty and proportion survives to this day in some of his memorable creations. He was also a sailor of rare perception, and his comments about boats and boating are entertaining and valuable. The author treats us to a discourse on the history of yachting and spins a number of entertaining yarns about life on the sea.