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Book Condition: Very Good +
Glossy wraps, 21.5 by 28 cm, 65 pp., heavily illus. in black and white. Very good with light shelf wear to the wraps. “A guide to building a canoe that contains scale plans, specifications, a tool list, step-by-step instructions, and even a helpful explanation of how to paddle the canoe. All the building operations are clearly illustrated with photos and sketches. The canoe is constructed from a single 4'x16' (or two 4' x 8' sheets) sheet of marine plywood and a few pieces of dimensional lumber and, with epoxy glued seams, is watertight from the moment it hits the water. When completed, the canoe is 15'3" in length with a 31½" beam. Inexpensive to build using ordinary tools and materials, the canoe gives everybody access to boatbuilding and a boat.” No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB) is dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers.