The Guiness Book of Motorboating Facts & Feats & origins and development of motor craft - Kevin DesmondGuinness Superlatives, 1979, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ - in Good+ DJ. DJ notably tanned, heavier so toward the edges. Price Clipped. Edges of the textblock lightly tanned. Text bright and tight.
Illustrated with B&W and Colour photographs. There is a wealth of detail on a very wide variety of boats from holiday cruisers to lifeboats, fishing vessels, police launches and fire-fighting vessels to hydrofoils, hovercraft and powerboats, not forgetting the military boats such as motor-torpedo boats and landing craft. There are also sections on boat shows, boat builders and designers and construction methods.