Yachting Vol. 1
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Yachting Vol. 1

By G. L. Watson, R. T. (Robert Taylor) Pritchett, C.E. Seth-Smith, Edward Sullivan, Lord Brassey
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Table of Contents
  • YACHTING
  • (p. v) DEDICATION TO H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES
  • PREFACE
  • (p. ix) CONTENTS OF THE FIRST VOLUME
  • (p. xi) ILLUSTRATIONS IN THE FIRST VOLUME
  • (p. 1) CHAPTER I
  • INTRODUCTION By Sir Edward Sullivan, Bart.
  • (p. 18) CHAPTER II
    • OCEAN CRUISING By Lord Brassey, K.C.B.
    • VOYAGES
  • (p. 41) CHAPTER III
    • CORINTHIAN DEEP-SEA CRUISING By C. E. Seth-Smith, C.B.[1] (Late commanding London Brigade Royal Naval Volunteers)
  • (p. 50) CHAPTER IV
    • THE EVOLUTION OF THE MODERN RACING YACHT By G. L. Watson
  • CHAPTER V
    • SLIDING KEELS AND CENTREBOARDS By R. T. Pritchett[5]
  • CHAPTER VI
    • RECOLLECTIONS OF SCHOONER RACING By Lt.-Col. Sir George Leach, K.C.B., Vice-President Y.R.A.
  • (p. 146) CHAPTER VII
    • THE RACING RULES AND THE RULES OF RATING By 'Thalassa' PART I. THE RACING RULES
    • The Rules for the Guidance of the Council
    • The Racing Rules
    • Duties of a Designer
    • Private Match
    • Club and Open Matches
    • Duties of a Yacht Club
    • Duties of a Sailing Committee
    • Duties of the Secretary
    • The Duties of Race Officers
    • Duties of Owners
    • Duties of a Sailing Master
    • Duties of the Official Measurer
    • PART II. THE RATING RULES
    • The Time Allowance
    • The Turning-point of Maximum Efficiency, or best Length
    • The New French Rule
  • (p. 187) CHAPTER VIII
    • YACHT'S SAILING BOATS By The Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery
  • (p. 222) CHAPTER IX
    • SMALL YACHT RACING ON THE SOLENT By 'Thalassa'
    • SPECIAL RACING, 1887
    • CLASS RACING, 1888.
    • CLASS RACING, 1889
    • SOLENT SAILORESSES.
    • (p. 241) CLASS RACING, 1890
    • CLASS RACING, 1891
    • CLASS RACING, 1892
    • CLASS RACING, 1893
  • (p. 295) CHAPTER X
    • FITTING OUT A FIFTY-TONNER TO GO FOREIGN By E. F. Knight
  • CHAPTER XI
    • BALTIC CRUISING By E. F. Knight
  • (p. 322) CHAPTER XII
    • FIVE-TONNERS AND FIVE-RATERS IN THE NORTH By G. L. Blake
    • THE Y.R.A. RULE AND ITS 5-RATERS
    • (p. 375) PRACTICAL HINTS Buying
    • Fitting out.
    • OUTFIT
    • Racing.
    • Cruising.
  • (p. 407) CHAPTER XIII
    • YACHT INSURANCE BY G. L. Blake
  • (p. 415) INDEX TO THE FIRST VOLUME
  • Footnotes
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