Publisher description for American sailing ships : their plans and history / by Charles G. Davis ; with an introduction by Irving R. Wiles.

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Photos, construction details of schooners, frigates, clippers, other sailcraft of 18th to early 20th centuries — discourse on design, rigging, nautical lore, much more. 137 illustrations.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Sailing ships -- United States.
Sailing ships -- United States -- History.