Sovereignty of Sail 1775-1815. Supremacy of Sail 1815-1850. Heyday of Sail 1850-1875
Conway Maritime, 1984-88.
the complete trilogy of David MacGregor's important history of a hundred years of sail.
3 volumes. large format hardbacks [29x22cm]. nearly 500 pages in all.
profusely illustrated from photographs, paintings, plans, etc.
very good condition in the dust-jackets. neat gift inscription to the front end-paper in the second volume