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Spritsail Barges of Thames and Medway - A New Edition - MARCH, Edgar J.

David & Charles, 1970, Hardback ..
Condition: Very Good. Faded at the spine extending 2cm onto the margins of the boards. Internally bright and clean. A nice tight copy.

So many of the picturesque craft which once traded in our waters have gone for ever without any adequate record having been made of their activities that I have endeavoured within these pages to give some idea of the grace, beauty and usefulness, as well as the history, of the of the humblest and last of our sailing coasters, the Thames and Medway Barge. Illustrated with B&W photographs, plans and sketches. 234pp. Index. Size: 4to Crown (9¾" x 7½")

ISBN: 0715346814

£Now with a new owner.