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Yacht Racing, 1927


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Yacht Racing, 1927
Yacht Racing, 1927
Yacht Racing, 1927
Yacht Racing, 1927
Yacht Racing, 1927
Yacht Racing, 1927
Yacht Racing, 1927

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Vintage; 1910-1950
Good; fraying to top of spine, light soiling to cover
7" L x 9.5" W x 1" H

Why We Love This

Yacht Racing: The Aerodynamics of Sails and Racing Tactics by Manfred Curry. New York: Henry Holt Co, 1927. Hardcover. Lacking dust jacket. First Edition. Profusely illustrated throughout with black and white photos, drawings and charts. 308 pp. Cream cover, gilt titles, with pastedown of yacht. Some yellowing from age. Interior is clean without marks or tears. Hinge is slightly loose. Rare book on yacht racing.
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About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."

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