CLIFFORD W. ASHLEY: The Ashley Book of Knots. 1944

The Ashley Book of Knots. Clifford W. Ashley. Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc. 1944 . Publication Number 13, The Mariners' Museum Newport News, Virginia. Hard cover. No Dust Jacket. Book Condition: Good. Bound in forest green boards with stamp on front board, and beige titles on spine. Slightly worn on spine and a bit of shelf wear overall. End papers are photographs of 12 sea chest ends showing beckets. Measures 11-1/2 x 8-3/4 inches. 620 pages. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings of the 3,854 entries. Bibliography. Glossary. Index.