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Capt. Nat Herreshoff, the wizard of Bristol

L. Francis Herreshoff

Capt. Nat Herreshoff, the wizard of Bristol

the life and achievements of Nathaniel Green Herreshoff, together with an account of some of the yachts he designed.

by L. Francis Herreshoff

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Published by Sheridan House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herreshoff, Nathanael Greene, -- 1848-1938

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM140.H4 H4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 p.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13539713M
    LC Control Number53012493
    OCLC/WorldCa3889511

    Nathaniel G. Herreshoff was the greatest yacht and marine designer and builder this country has ever produced. Captain Nat Herreshoff is credited with the introduction of more new devices in the design of boats than any other ma, and the great yachts that he designed for the successful defense of the America's Cup caught the imagination of the world. The period of his greatest activity from. Captain Nat Herreshoff The Wizard of Bristol by In any case if we really want to learn from Capt. Nat these days so long after his death, this book, the Herreshoff Museum, in Bristol, and the continuing generations of yacht designers in this family are our only sources of information. For most of us this book is the easiest source to consult.

    One of Captain Nat's famous designs was the little Buzzards Bay 12 1/2-footer, which may be examined in the plans at the back of this book in the form of Francis Herreshoff's slightly enlarged copy, the Buzzards Bay footer. It is interesting to note the influence of this design on L. Francis' well-known cruising ketch, the H Capt Nat Herreshoff The Wizard Of Bristol Free Download FREE READING - Nathaniel G Herreshoff Was The Greatest Yacht And Marine Designer And Builder This Country Has Ever Produced Captain Nat Herreshoff Is Credited With The Introduction Of More New.

    Written by one of the instructors for this class, this book discusses the relationship of designer and client in the development of design. Herreshoff, L. Francis. Capt. Nat Herreshoff, the Wizard of Bristol. Dobbs Ferry, NY: Sheridan House, Inc, ISBN Explains the design methods developed by N. G. Herreshoff. ———. Nathanael Greene Herreshoff (Ma – June 2, ), born in Bristol, Rhode Island, was a naval revolutionized yacht design, and produced a succession of undefeated sailboats for the America's Cup Race between –, now referred to as the "Herreshoff Period." The yachts he designed were the largest, most expensive and powerful ever created to defend.


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