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The history of American sailing ships,

Author: Howard Irving Chapelle
Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co., 1935.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chapelle, Howard Irving.
History of American sailing ships.
New York, W.W. Norton & Co., 1935
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Irving Chapelle
OCLC Number: 235064
Notes: Colored title vignette.
"First trade edition after printing a limited edition of 121 copies."
Description: xvii pages, 1 leaf, 400 pages illustrations, plates, plans (part double) 27 cm
Contents: Introd. --
Specifications and notes --
[I.] The Colonial period --
[II.] Naval Craft --
[III.] Privateers and Slavers --
[IV.] Revenue cutters --
[V.] The American schooner --
[VI.] Merchant craft --
[VII.] Sailing yachts.
Other Titles: American sailing ships
Responsibility: by Howard I. Chapelle; with drawings by the author, and George C. Wales and Henry Rusk.
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