- Thank you very much Bob. I managed to order both of these books off of Amazon this morning and eagerly await them.
--- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, Bob Johnson <dredbob@...> wrote:
> My copy is the 1927 edition, so I expect it is in all of them. There
> is a drawing on page 203. It is in a chapter describing his yacht Tern
> IV (it seems all his boats were named Tern).
> Both of his books, but especially the first one, _Yacht Cruising_ , are
> well worth getting a hold of and reading if you are interested in
> classic yachts and seamanship. Claud Worth began his yachting around
> the 1880s and continued throughout his life, and became an accomplished
> amateur designer, as well as being a prominent eye doctor.
> > There were 4 editions of this book.
> > What edition?
> > 1927, 1929, 1935, 1947???
> > Thanks
> > --- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "xstncl" <dredbob@> wrote:
> >> I need to correct myself here. The Claud Worth gear I described is
> >> in his second book _Yacht Navigation and Voyaging_.
> >> Bob