The Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium--Collected Papers (7 Vols.)
first editionOriginal wraps
New York: The Society of Naval Archiand Marine Engineers, 1985. Original wraps. Near Fine. The 7 collected papers of the Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, issued by the Chesapeake Section of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers and spanning 1974 thru 1985. Each volume is clean and VG+ to Near Fine in its printed beige wrappers. Small former owner name to several of the volumes and very light soiling at a few of the front panels. Still though, solid and very presentable. Uniform quartos, hundreds of charts and illustrations thruout. The specific themes each issue is devoted to: Vol. 1: On the Handicapping of Distance Racing Yachts; Vol. 2: Theory of Sailing Applied to Ocean Racing Yachts; Vol. 3: Aluminum Construction; Vol. 4: Evolution of Offshore Ratings--To the Limit; Vol. 5: Design Development of a 40m SailingYacht; Vol. 6: Analysis of Steady Flow Over Interacting Sails; and Vol. 7: Experimental Analysisof Five Keel-Hull Combinations. (Inventory #: 12884)
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