reproduced from photographs specially taken by Maclure, MacDonald & Co.
Maclure MacDonald & Co., Glasgow, 1899.
large landscape format hardback [27x38cm].
very good clean condition internally. some pulling of hinges. wear to corners and foot of spine. loss of cloth to top inner corner of front board, with patch repair. yacht club stamp to front paste-down.
the final 19th-century volume from this excellent annual series of yachting photographs illustrating the season's racing on the Clyde. 50 wonderful full-plate photographs taken by the Glasgow firm of photographers and printed MacLure, MacDonald & Co. that vividly re-create the whole range of the Clyde yacht racing scene at the end of the century, from the Big Class yachts to tiny 19-footers