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Canoes and Canoeing - BLANDFORD, Percy W.

Lutterworth Press, 1969, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good - in Poor DJ. DJ edgeworn with large area of loss to head of upper panel, further loss to the lower panel. Edges of the boards faded. Top edges of text block dusty. Text bright and tight if a little age-tanned.

Third impression.. This book contains specifications for five canoes, and simple, lucid and comprehensive instructions for building them a single seat and a two-seater fabric-covered canoe, a single-seat plywood-skinned canoe, a. folding canoe, and a Canadian canoe. Then follow chapters on making paddles, accessories, general canoe equipment, and sailing gear, and on how to use your canoe when you have built it. 38 Photographs and many diagrams.

Size: 8" x 5¼". 207 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.