The art of rigging;containing an explanatin of terms and phrases, and the progressive method of riging expressly adapted for sailing ships, by Capt. George Biddlecombe, r.n., with an introduction by Capt. Ernest H. Pentecost, r.n.r.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-319100

Description

xix, pages, 1 leaf, 155 pages including tables, xvii plates (including frontispiece) 25 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Masts and rigging.

Originator

Steel, D. R.
Biddlecombe, George, 1807-1878, editor.

Publication

Salem, Mass., Marine research Society

Publisher Series

Publication number eight of the Marine research society

Description

xix, pages, 1 leaf, 155 pages including tables, xvii plates (including frontispiece) 25 cm.

Notes

"The nucleus from which this work developed may be found in The elements and practice of rigging and seamanship. by David Steel, published in London, in 1794."
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica

Call Number

CPT CPT-01-110.156