by Fredrik Henrik Chapman af
London, Adlard Coles, 1971.
1st UK edition. large format hardback (34x24cm). 102 pages of text and 62 large folding plates. ISBN 0229974910 .
very good condition in the dust-jacket, with a few tears
the fine bi-centennial facsimile reprint of the famous and influential 1768 volume of shipbuilding plates, together with an English translation of Chapman's preface to his 1775 treatise on shipbuilding.