dedicated by express permission, to the most noble the Marquis of Anglesey Bonner, George Frederick
London, Orger and Meryon, 1845.
1st edition. 230 pages. folding hand-coloured frontispiece showing the ensigns, burgees, etc. of the yacht clubs of the United Kingdom. two other engraved plates plus engravings in the text.
good clean condition hardback recased into the original binding. new end-papers.
containing historical notes, laws and regulations, and registers of members and yachts of the following yacht clubs: Royal Yacht Squadron, Royal Thames, Royal Western, Royal Cork, Royal Northern, Royal Southern, Royal Harwich, Arundel, Royal Eastern [no register], Royal Victoria, Royal Kingstown, Royal Mersey;
plus postscript recording racing results through the 1845 season, and an alphabetical index of yachts.