Sailor Ways (Our Changing World Series), George H. Banning, 1935, Very Good

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Sailor Ways
Rollo G. Reynolds (Editor), George H. Banning, and F. J. Siegl (Illustrator)
Thomas Nelson and Sons
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Used: Very Good
Sku: 01812
Notes: Very Good, 8vo, 7 1/2" x 5 1/4." Blue cloth-covered boards with yellow lettering on front and spine. Covers have light to moderate rubbing, slight age toning, and slight wear to extremities, else clean and intact, binding tight, sharp tips. Pages have light age toning and a former owner's label and stamp on front free endpaper, else clean and intact. Former owner's tipped-in label (reads, "Happy Sailing - 30 years!") and stamp (of "Office of Superintendent of Schools," Jackson, California) in bottom margins of front pastedown and front free endpaper, respectively. Replete with black-and-white in-text illustrations. 68 pp., including illustrations. An installment of the _Our Changing World_ series, which was aimed toward teachers as a way to instruct their students on specific subjects. As suggested by the title, _Sailor Ways_ focuses on different aspects of seafaring life. Subjects such as types of ships, parts of the ship, navigation, and sailing equipment are explained and interwoven in a fictional narrative. Authored by George H. Banning. Illustrated by F. J. Siegl. _Our Changing World_ edited by Rollo G. Reynolds. Preface also by Reynolds. Heavy and oversized items may require additional shipping.