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The Sailor's World by  Arthur Beiser - Hardcover - Reprint - No date - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 and Biblio.com

The Sailor's World

by Beiser, Arthur

Condition: Good/Good


Ridge Press Book/Random House, New York, No date. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Stanley Rosenfeld -- Photographer . preface by author, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, the majority taken by Stanley Rosenfeld, of the sailor and his world. Colour photographic dustwrapper (wraparound) with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. ''In this beautifully illustrated book, Arthur Breiser -- author, scientist, and journeyman sailor aspiring to mastery -- explores the universal qualities of the sailor's world." -- From the front fold over panel blurb. Bumping to the backstrip corners and rubbing to the book edges. Browning to the text block edges and age toning of the internal text. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. There is a three cornered tear to the top right-hand corner of the front panel measuring 2 inches horizontally and same size vertically. A smaller, 0.5 ", tear to the top left-hand corner of the rear panel and. rubbing and a few handling marks are also present clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, top right-hand corner. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. (11), 12-251, (1) pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Stanley Rosenfeld -- Photographer . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Ships & the Sea; Yachting; Sports & Pastimes. ISBN: 039446852X. ISBN/EAN: 9780394468525. Inventory No: 0111166. . 9780394468525 THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU.
  • Bookseller: Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 0111166
  • Title: The Sailor's World
  • Author: Beiser, Arthur
  • Illustrator: Stanley Rosenfeld -- Photographer
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 039446852X
  • ISBN 13: 9780394468525
  • Publisher: Ridge Press Book/Random House
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: No date
  • Keywords: BZDB2 Sailing Manual, Boating, sports, yachting Ships & the Sea; Yachting; Sports & Pastimes. The Sailors World
  • Subjects: SPORTS & RECREATION / Boating;


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