Título: Sails and Sailing: A Selection of Great ...
Editorial: Mystic Seaport Museum Inc, Mystic, Connecticut
Año de publicación: 1999
Condición del libro: Fine
Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine
Edición: Second U.S. Edition.
viii, 173p. A fine copy, in a fine d.j. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. N° de ref. de la librería 018347
Sinopsis: "A large format book of photographs from Mystic Seaport's Rosenfeld Collection. Sails and Sailing was published in 1998 in a best-selling Italian language edition. This English-language version, with chapters titled Cruising, Working, Racing, and America's Cup includes full descriptive captions for the 85 images reproduced,a s well as introductory text for each chapter. The images, many of them double page spreads, are printed duotone by Mondadori, one of Italy's best printers. Many of them are reproduced here for the first time, and they include fishing schooners, scenics, people, and yacht interiors, as well as the dramatic photos of racing yachts that the made the reputation of the Rosenfeld firm. In this book, these great nautical photographs are given the production values they deserve."
Biografía del autor: Franco Giorgetti is an architect, sailboat designer, and sailing enthusiast. He is proud to have built racing yachts like Italia 1 and Italia 2, Italy's contenders for the 1987 America's Cup. He is the author of History and Evolution of Sailing Yachts and a contributor to Great Sailing Ships (both White Star).
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