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Magic of the Swatchways

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Published by A. & C. Black, Ltd. .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sailing,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Sailing - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7797043M
ISBN 100713656913
ISBN 109780713656916

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  The Magic of the Swatchways was Maurice Griffiths' favourite book. In the words of John Leather, 'few sailing books become classics like this one', and since first publication in it has lost none of that fresh charm which has endeared it to so many generations of sailing. The book tells of cruising in a 6-ton cutter, a lean hulled 7-ton 5/5(13). A timeless classic! Nobody captures the atmospherics of the East Coast of England as well as M.G.! Famed sailor, editor, broker, designer, writer Maurice Griffiths is loved by millions worldwide for his various tireless efforts in promoting the sport of small-boat sailing, especially those shoal-water "little voyages" around the English Channel and environs of which he is the recognized Master/5(10). One of the best yachting books ever written, this is MAurice Griffith's first collection of yarns about the joys and problems of sailing the Thames estuary. The Magic of the Swatchways rejoices in natural romance of the wild and deserted creeks and rivers of the East Coast of England, speaking to those who love to explore in small boats. The Magic of Swatchways by Griffiths, Maurice; Griffiths, M and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

The Magic of the Swatchwayswas Maurice Griffiths' favourite book. In the words of John Leather,'few sailing books become classics like this one', and since firstpublication in it has lost none of that fresh charm which hasendeared it to so many generations of book tells of cruising in a 6-ton cutter, a lean hulled 7-ton yawl,a converted smack, a sloop-rigged converted ships. The Magic of the Swatchways rejoices in the natural romance of the wild and deserted creeks and views of the East Coast of England, speaking to those who love to explore in small boats. It is a book that will enthrall anyone who is entranced by the peace and solitude of the creeks at night and the moan of the sea on the sands. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an . Magic Tricks, Inc. Columbia Road Zion Crossroads, VA

  ‘The Magic of the Swatchways was Maurice Griffiths’ favourite book. In the words of John Leather, “few sailing books become classics like this one”, and since first publication in it has lost none of that fresh charm which has endeared it to so many generations of sailing’.   The Magic of the Swatchways was Maurice Griffiths' favourite book. In the words of John Leather, 'few sailing books become classics like this one', and since first publication in it has lost none of that fresh charm which has endeared it to so many generations of sailing/5(24).   The Magic of the Swatchways rejoices in the natural romance of the wild and deserted creeks and views of the East Coast of England, speaking to those who love to explore in small boats. It is a book that will enthrall anyone who is entranced by the peace and solitude of the creeks at night and the moan of the sea on the sands. The Magic of the Swatchways. Author:Griffiths, Maurice. Book Binding:Paperback / softback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Publisher:Little, Brown .