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 Hints, Tips & Forgotten Techniques, plus valuable inside info on boating and sailing of all types - plus building your own boat from start to finish - in fact everything you need to know and much, much more at your fingertips!

 Hundreds of insights on many different cruising / sailing / river / sea topics together with hosts of hard earned hints and tips on boat maintenance and repair - now combined together in a unique and very convenient large book collection in a handy digital download!

Learn from the experts how to sail or cruise to popular destinations. Many hours of fascinating computer screen reading (suitable for all computer systems) from classic books published on both sides of the Atlantic but useful to both and offered in a quick and easy digital download file.

This wonderful set of books includes the following titles
offering many hundreds of hours of fascinating reading...

1. Across Europe In A Motor Boat. 325 pages c1908.

2. A Floating Home. Living aboard, 249 pages, c1918.

3. All Afloat. A chronicle of craft and waterways, c1915, 236 pages.

4. Alone In The Caribbean. Personal voyages, c1917, 418

5. A Manual Of Boat And Yacht Sailing. c1900, 1,156

6. American Waterways. c1908, 333 pages.

7. Black's Guide to the Isle Of Wight Including Sailing Directions. c1895,
     283 pages.

8. Boat Building & Boating. c1931, 212 pages.

9. Boating. c1888, 384 pages.

10. Boating Trips On New England Rivers.
c1884, 186 pages.

11. Cruising In The Mediterranean. c1905,
       95 pages

12. Deep Sea Sailing. 266 pages, c1953.

13. Handbook To The Rivers & Broads of Norfolk & Suffolk. 211 pages, c1891.

14. Harper's Boating Book For Boys. Guide to motor boating, sailing, canoeing and rowing
1912, 429 pages.

15. Hints On Sea Risks. 132 pages, c1843.

16. Inland Waterways of Great Britain & Northern
c1950, 463 pages.

17. Manly Exercises Including Rowing & Sailing.
c1837, 397 Pages.

18. Motor Boats, Design Construction & Operation.
 c1907, 221 pages.

19. Motor Boats Review. 143 pages.

20. Narrow Boats & Wide Horizons. Personal reminiscences, 41 pages.

21. Nine Motor Boats & How To Build Them. A book of complete building plans and
       instructions. (Perfect for building a classic style
       craft). 1913, 133 pages.

22. Norfolk Broads & Rivers. 384 pages.

23. Ocean Meteorology. 269 pages, c1887.

24. Pictures In Colour of the Norfolk
. With 50 colour plates, 124 pages.

25. Ports, Harbours, Watering Places of Great Britain Vol. 1. With many engravings
       by Bartlett and others, 510 pages.

26. Ports, Harbours, Watering Places of Great Britain Vol. 2. 250 pages.

27. Practical Boat Sailing. 150 pages, c1879.

28. Practical Course In Wooden Boat & Ship
. 213 pages, c1918.

29. Practical Motor Boat Handling, Seamanship &
. c1917, 147 pages.

30. Rule Of The Road At Sea & Inland Waters. c1869.
       257 pages.

31. Sailing Across Europe. 351 pages, c1925.

32. Sailing Alone Around The World. 1901, 323 pages.

33. Sailing Directions for Circumnavigation of England & Voyage to Gibraltar.
 70 pages.

34. Sailing Ships. c1914, 453 pages.

35. Seamanship. 909 pages.

36. Single Handed Cruising. c1919, 195 pages.

37. Small Boat Navigation. c1942, 155 pages.

38. Small Boat Sailing. c1902, 319 pages.

39. Starboard And Port. c1876, 249 pages.

40. The Law Of Storms. c1869, 37 pages.

41. The Mariners' Handbook. c1906, 391 pages.

42. The Norfolk Broads. c1906, 572 pages.

43. The Sailboat Classes of North America. c1963,
 328 pages.

44. The Sailing Boat. c1901, 589 pages.

45. The Seaman's Friend. c1847, 489 pages.

46. The Seaman's Manual. c1841, 295 pages.

47. The Seaman's Medical Companion. c1836,
 172 pages.

48. The Thames Highway. c1914, 317 pages.

49. Twelve Complete V-Bottom Designs. c1920, 83 pages.

50. Twice Across North America by
c1960, 223 pages.

51. Yachting Under American Statute. c1890,
        96 pages.

52. Yachting Wrinkles. c1899, 326 pages.

Plus, see details of a great Bonus below....

 Note to buyers. Although the underlying individual book material is now in the public domain due to their age,  much additional editing, cropping and deleting of erroneous material has been carried out personally, making this a unique and a much improved offering. It is provided here at a particularly low cost, mainly to cover materials plus various expenses.

 It is now presented in a convenient Adobe Reader form (.pdf files) suitable for all computer systems. This allows for all the essential illustrations and photos to be shown as opposed to text only versions sometimes offered. The Adobe reader is free from the Adobe web site although it usually comes pre-installed on most computers. This collection includes privately-owned material plus ex libris volumes.


We are now also including a folder containing 100 Vintage Trade Cards images featuring various types of sailing vessel.

Ideal for many uses, from arts and crafts to reproduction print making, the images have been specially enhanced for digital printing and are for your personal use and enjoyment.

Overall a big collection at a small price. Treat Yourself!

* Please note that a number of the old books scanned will naturally show signs of age, such as an occasional watermark or
browning/fading and although readable with minor adjustments to the options provided with the software they may not be in
as pristine a condition as can be expected from newer volumes. Therefore allowances should be made accordingly.

 DOWNLOADS  are in the usual 'zipped' (compressed) form requiring unzipping upon receipt - a utility for this is usually already installed on most computers and simply requires double clicking on the file to select the unzip command, otherwise it's readily obtainable free on the internet. You will be quickly sent a secure Link for downloading the collection within just hours of your purchase, depending on your time zone. Try it - it's quick, reliable and convenient!

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