The Logs of the Watersnake and Water Rat by H. Fiennes Speed

The Logs of the Watersnake and Water Rat

byH. Fiennes Speed

Kobo ebook | September 19, 2012

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He didn't cross oceans or battle mighty storms, but H. Fiennes Speed's Log of the "Watersnake" and "Water Rat" provides a vivid look the birth of small boat sailing as a sport in Victorian England. The author and his companions take their 16 foot sailing canoe on cruises to Holland, along the south coast of England, and up the Thames. The text is further enhanced with many lively woodcut illustrations from a first edition print. This ebook edition comprises the first two of three logbooks originally published in 1883 as "Cruises in Small Yachts and Big Canoes."

Title:The Logs of the Watersnake and Water RatFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 19, 2012Publisher:Mondello PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0985370912

ISBN - 13:9780985370916