Author Index 'S'



Captain Blood ...This author is best known for swashbuckling books made into films; The Sea Hawk, Scaramouche, and Captain Blood. Here is one., 263 pp, --Pub# 0797 


Sea-Hawk, The ...This author is best known for swashbuckling books made into films; The Sea Hawk, Scaramouche, and Captain Blood. Here is one., 271 pp, --Pub# 0798 



Sea Gypsy, The ...The story of a Pacific Cruise with a tragic ending., 331 pp, --Pub# 0099 

SAMUEL J., Record, M.A., M.F.


Mechanical Properties of Wood, The ...A three part study of the properties of wood and the affects of stress, defects and damage when used for specific tasks., 199 pp, --Pub# 0299 



Build a Split-Screen Snorkel Box ...With this secret weapon you can shoot photos over and under water at the same time, the way the pros do., 3pp, --Pub# 7880 



Narrative of a Voyage to Senegal in 1816 ...A Maritime History volume, 182 pp, --Pub# 0688 

SAWYER JR., Edmund Ogden


Our Sea Saga;The Wood Wind Ships ...Story of the Packets and Clippers, their Builders and Masters who Carried the Stars and Strips on Seven Seas., 340 pp, --Pub# 0197 

SCHLEIR, George and Robert


Ellen Ann--A Fast 10-Ft. Runabout ...Small enough to be a really cool dinghy!, 12pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5690 

SCHLIEIR, Robert and George


Septa--A 12-Footer ...This interesting 12-footer has a novel convertible top and foredeck anchor hatch., 14pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5331 

SCHOCK, Edson I.


Surfboard Sailing Boat ...The most fun for your money-don't miss with this slippery little 12' bathing-suit sailer., 12pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5679 


24-Ft. Cruiser ...Seaworthy, economical, comfortable, this V-bottom power boat likes rough water and has good speed., 20pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5682 


Build this Olympic Monotype Sailboat ...An ideal craft for home building., 17pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5124 


Vee Bottom Center Board Cat ...A fast and easy to build cat-boat., 2pp, --Pub# 7845 


7' 4" Plywood Pram ...This boat was designed as a tender for a small yacht, where a larger tender would be too bulky or heavy to take aboard., 22pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5446 


9' 6" Plywood Outboard Skiff ...The first boat built from these plans was a father-and-son project, and the whole construction took only a weekend., 4pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5447 


12' 6" Outbard Runabout ...This runabout was designed for a general utility, fishing, or family boat. Her carrying capacity is large, and she is steady., 4pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5449 


16' Utility Runabout ...This launch was designed for general all-around usefulness, 8pp, 6pl, --Pub# 5450 


75-Square Foot Ice Boat ...This small ice yacht was designed to fit the 75-square foot racing class., 4pp, --Pub# 7869 


Wee Nip, an 11' 6" Class Sailing Dinghy ...This boat has proved very popular, both as a racing dinghy and for afternoon sailing., 16pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5453 


Sharon Potts-a 15' Knockabout ...This boat was intended as a one-design class to be built by the owners., 8pp, 6pl, --Pub# 5454 


Two Sisters--11-Ft. and 13-Ft. Skiffs ...Big Sis and Little Sis are both members of the skiff family, even if they are not twins., 4pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5366 


Catboat for the Youngsters, A ...Simple, inexpensive, an ideal project for a father-son sailing crew., 8pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5369 


How to Build a Duckboat ...Sharp all over, including both ends, is this he-man's rugged duckboat., 4pp, --Pub# 7849 


11-Ft. Catboat ...Every youngster deserves the chance to skipper his own vessel. This one is perfect for a junior sailing program., 12pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5730 


Seventeen-Foot Knockabout ...Race it, teach the kids to sail or just knock about in it. Construction is easy., 22pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5738 


Inboard or Outboard Camper, An ...Either way, this 21-footer is ideal for the week-end or overnight cruise., 17pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5742 


Cruising Skiff ...This salty little packet is flat-bottomed for super-easy building and low, low cost., 23pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5747 


Midget Skiff ...Two week-ends' work and this pram is yours. High freeboard and a true bow make her able for her size., 16pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5751 


20-Ft. Cabin Runabout ...Fishermen will be most interested in this design. She has an open cockpit, but enough cabin to be snug in bad weather., 20pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5757 


20-Ft. Waterline Sloop ...Salty and able, this little sailing craft is roomy enough for two on a cruise and easy to handle., 18pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5761 


Junior Nine-Footer, The ...This is a sailboat that a beginner can build and a child can learn to sail., 16pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5764 


18-Ft. Bass Boat ...Here is a launch that will make a good all-round utility boat as well as an able fishing craft., 14pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5768 


Sailing Pram, A ...This boat is suitable for construction by boys of high-school age., 8pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5772 


Small Cruising Sloop, A ...You'll have a lot of fun at the helm of this smart-looking auxiliary, 16pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5775 


21 Ft. Fishing Launch ...This sturdy, unadorned launch will power you and your fishing partner through the roughest water you care to explore., 16pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5800 


13 Ft. Sailing Skiff ...Young skippers with a knack for woodwork will have no difficulty building or handling this jaunty little skiff., 13pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5802 


Small Sailing Dory, A ...Generations of lobstermen and commercial fishermen have proved the seaworthiness of the dory., 8pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5805 


Developable-Surface Boats ...When using sheet plywood for planking, you'll save labor if you plan on this type of hull., 4pp, --Pub# 7035 


River Cruiser ...For leisurely cruising in calm water or gunkholing on that placid lake, here's an 18-footer that spells pleasure!, 9pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5806 


14-Foot Utility Skiff ...For use as an all-purpose rowboat, kicker boat, and practical knockabout, this boat will build easily., 8pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5838 


Snowbird--A 12-Foot Catboat ...Shock brings up to modern standards of construction and rig the famed Olympic Monotype designed by his father., 16pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5840 


24-Foot Fisherman's Launch ...A good sea boat and a fishermans dream, she will also take your friends and family for a ride or a picnic., 19pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5856 


18-Foot Knockabout, An ...She will make a pretty picture anywhere with wind in her sails and the sun low on the horizon., 20pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5862 


Dory-Style 10-Ft. Skif, A ...As a project for long winter evenings, what could be better than this ideal boat for fishing or rowing?, 8pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5864 


Small Boat Planking ...Durability, seaworthiness, and appearance depend more than you may realize on this vital step in boatbuilding., 15pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5873 


24-Ft. Auxiliary Sloop, A ...Seaworthy in rough water and comfortable enough for a small family, this well-planned craft is easy to build., 20pp, 7pl, --Pub# 5865 


15-Ft. Skiff ...This skiff was designed for use on lakes or rivers, to be rowed, or to be driven with a small outboard motor., 12pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5881 


Keel Knockabout ...This plywood sailboat is designed for easy building by novice builders, with no sacrifice in appearance., 21pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5884 



American Cat Boats ...An interesting overview of that uniquely American design--the Cat Boat, 24pp, 6pl, --Pub# 5710 


Ice Boating ...A brief history of one of the fastest sailing sports on earth., 13pp, --Pub# 5718 



Build this Carbon Arc Welder for Little Money ...Actually it's hard to tell for just how little you can build this useful tool., 2pp, --Pub# 7907 



Thunderbird--A Racing-Cruising Sloop ...This 26-ft. racing/cruising sloop is a fine example of good design & application of materials., 20pp, 9pl, --Pub# 5325 



How to Make a Real Ship's Wheel ...Plans to make two ships' wheels; one as a wall decoration (and practice for the real one) and one yacht's wheel for your boat, 2pp, --Pub# 7705 



Duck Boat You can Build, A ...It's a design that solves the problems a duck hunter sometimes has with his duck boat., 2pp, --Pub# 7881 



Lure of the Labrador ...Logs of four cruises aboard the ketch Seacrest to Labrador waters for which her skipper won the blue water medal., 196 pp, --Pub# 0211 



Cruise of the Essex, The ...A story for boys on the cruise of the famous Salem privateer., 219 pp, --Pub# 0133 



Knockabout--A 14 Ft Utility Rowboat ...Basic tools are just a saw, hammer and nails and you can build her in two days., 8pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5288 

SHORT, William H.


Famous San Francisco Pelican, The ...This champion is easy to build, sail, handle, own and love., 8pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5282 


Great Pelican ...Big brother of the famous San Francisco one-design, this Pelican uis suited for cruising rough waters., 8pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5469 



Pilgrim a North Shore Class 21 ft Sloop ...Construction is round bottom, built-up deadwood type with 1,000 pounds of lead outside ballast., 20pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5597 


Canvas Kayak ...This 10-footer not only has Vee-bottom stability, but also a wider-than average beam., 4pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5191 


Install Power in your Canoe ...This arrangement is light in weight, doesn't occupy much space, and best of all is relatively inexpensive., 2pp, --Pub# 7815 


Jitter-Bug--A 17.5' Cabin Sloop ...Here is a sloop almost made to order for the amateur builder who wants a boat with a cabin., 20pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5206 


Build the Mountain Lake Skiff ...It weighs only 100 pounds, and can accommodate three persons., 6pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5222 


Shallow Draft Bass Boat ...Here is an ideal craft to reach the best bass fishing area;--where they feed in shallow water among the spatter-docks., 4pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5270 


No Trailer Needed for This Light Garvey ...Built in halves, this Barnegat Bay sneakbox-type craft is easily hoisted up on the car top rack., 2pp, --Pub# 7848 


Easy-to-Build Pier, An ...No pile driver is needed to build this inexpensive pier with its high-and-low tide float., 2pp, --Pub# 7850 


How to Build Water Skis ...All steps for making the skis are shown on these two pages., 2pp, --Pub# 7851 


Handy Andy--A 13-Ft. Power Scow ...An inexpensive 13-ft. power scow with an air-cooled engine; for hunting, fishing or use as a workboat., 4pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5345 


Accessories for Your Boat ...Illustrations of a number of commonly used pieces of equipment, all inexpensively carved, cast or otherwise fabricated., 4pp, --Pub# 7831 


Build this Simplified Canvas Kayak ...A speedy, light kayak with convenient arrangements., 4pp, --Pub# 7918 


Kodiak Kayak don't have to ben an Eskimo to build and enjoy this buoyant little craft., 4pp, --Pub# 7007 


Power Punt ...Simplicty of design makes this craft the delight of the novice builder. It's 16 feet of pure joy for the kiddies., 3pp, --Pub# 7008 


All Purpose Knockabout ...No-nonsense, workady skiff will support three children, one adult. Takes only 11 hours to build., 2pp, --Pub# 7031 


Pagan--A Pontoon Houseboat ...For slow cruising in the grand manner, here is the ideal craft. Construction is simple too., 4pp, 7pl, --Pub# 5801 


Floating Dock ...Styrofoam blocks are the key to this snug offshore slip., 2pp, --Pub# 7037 


How to Make a Marine Railway ...Here's an effective and easily constructed project for hauling that big boat out of the water., 3pp, --Pub# 7045 


Build this Sailing Surfboard ...Planing along close to the water on this sailing surfboard will give you the thrill of a lifetime., 3pp, --Pub# 7046 


Whale-Tail Hunting Boat ...The novel method of propulsion enables this craft to glide silently through the hunting grounds., 2pp, --Pub# 7064 



Building a Plywood Proa ...This adaption of a South Seas "proa" is simple in construction needing only 3 pieces of waterproof plywood, 3pp, --Pub# 7945 

SLOCUM, Joshua


Sailing Alone Around the World ...A great cruising story, 200 pp, --Pub# 0776 



Power Model Boats ...Written for the "average" modeler and comprehensive in its coverage of a variety of modeling techniques, 127 pp, --Pub# 0346 



Frostfish ...For top speed thrills on ice build this 16-1/2 footer., 12pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5175 

SMITH, Donald H.


Lazybones ...This comfortable 24-ft. sloop accommodates two., 4pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5174 


Wanderer ...This 23-footer is an experienced world traveler., 4pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5178 


Sail Skimr--A 14 Ft Sailboard/Day Sailer ...Well designed and easy to build; here is fun sailing at its best!, 8pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5279 


Chug-A-Tug--A 21-Ft Little Ship ...This 21' cruiser is a "little ship" with jaunty tugboat lines., 7pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5286 


Restless--A 30-Ft. Cruiser ...Big, bright and brawny, this 30-ft. cruiser will go anywhere you take her--with pleasure., 7pp, 6pl, --Pub# 5703 

SMITH, H.S. Skipper


Amateur Seaman, The ...A yachtsman's "bible" treats every aspect of the rigging, handling and navigation of small vessels., 298 pp, --Pub# 0216 

SMITH, Mary P.W.


Their Canoe Trip ...A fictionalized account of the actual experiences of two Roxbury Boys in the summer of 1875., 240 pp, --Pub# 0234 

SMITH, Michael P.


How to Build a Quahogger: A Narragansett Bay Type ...An extremely useful and practical shoal draft working utility., 4pp, --Pub# 7066 

SMITH, R. Cadwallader


Within the Deep ...A volume of nautical fiction., 39 pp, --Pub# 0762 



Winter Cocoon for Your Boat, A ...Unlike a cumbersome tarpaulin or huge plastic cover, this cover can be put on and removed in seconds., 2pp, --Pub# 7890 

SMITH, Roger P.


Scaup--A Wildfowler's Dream Come True ...This design has one purpose--taking duck hunters to deep water in 15' of sound, honest boat., 14pp, 6pl, --Pub# 5774 

SMITH, S. Calhoun


Canvasback--A Canvas Kayak ...Build this kayak in your bedroom with hand tools and C-clamps., 8pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5688 

SMYTH, H. Warington


Mast and Sail in Europe and Asia ...A vast coverage of the different types of sailing craft from England to China., 371 pp, --Pub# 0053 


Traditional Boats and Rigs of the Baltic, The ...An excellent overview of the history of Baltic rig., 24pp, --Pub# 5577 


Traditional Boats and Rigs of Norway, The ...An excellent overview of the history of Norwegian Rig including the Colin Archer., 20pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5578 


Traditional Boats and Rigs of Holland, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the unique Dutch rig., 32pp, --Pub# 5579 


Traditional Boats and Rigs of Scotland, The ...An excellent overview of the history of Scottish Rig including the famous Zulu., 36pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5580 


Traditional Boats of the English East Coast, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the multifarious East Coast rig., 54pp, --Pub# 5581 


Traditional boats of the English West Coast, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the multifarious West Coast rig., 54pp, --Pub# 5582 


Traditional Boats and Rigs of France, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the French rig including the famous luggers., 58pp, --Pub# 5583 


Traditional Boats & Rigs of the Indian Ocean, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the multifarious Indan rig., 44pp, --Pub# 5584 


Traditional Boats & Rigs of the Malay Area, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the Malayan Peninsula rig., 28pp, --Pub# 5585 


Traditional Boats of the Gulf of Siam, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the rigs of Siam., 38pp, --Pub# 5586 


Traditional Boats and Rigs of China, The ...An excellent overview of the history of the rigs of China., 26pp, --Pub# 5587 



Rinky Dink-A 12 Ft Stitch & Tape Day Sailer ...Sew this plywood hull together-then fiberglass it. Easiest yet!, 8pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5280 



Cruise of the O-Moo, The ...An Adventure Story for Girls., 148 pp, --Pub# 0107 

SNELL, JR., George F.


Buiding a Birch-Bark Canoe ...The almost-lost art of building a true Ojibway canoe is here recorded and preserved for future boatbuilders., 20pp, --Pub# 5754 

SPEED, H. Fiennes


Cruises in Small Yachts and Big Canoes ...Some of the cruises of the inmimmable H. Fiennes Speed, 314 pp, --Pub# 0273 

SPERRY, Armstrong


All Sails Set ...A romance of the great clipper, "Flying Cloud.", 175 pp, --Pub# 0068 



Blood Ship, The ...A volume of nautical fiction., 166 pp, --Pub# 0718 

STABLES M.D. R.N., Gordon


Cruise of the Snowbird, The ...A Story of Arctic Adventure., 366 pp, --Pub# 0144 

STANLEY, Wallace P.


Our Week Afloat ...--or How We Explored the Pequonset River in New Jersey., 392 pp, --Pub# 0092 



Basic Sailing Rig You Can Make ...Inexpensive, serviceable sailing rig that can be added to almost any small boat with a minimum of tools and skill., 3pp, --Pub# 7884 



Horizon--A 24 Ft Family Auxiliary ...This sleek 24 Ft. family auxiliary is perfect for weekend cruises., 4pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5283 



Make your own Take-Along Custom Rod. ...You'll have one that exactly fits your suitcase, and it'll be styled to suit your taste.., 4pp, --Pub# 7929 


How to Build a Fishing Machine ...Anyone with the skill to use very basic woodworking tools can., 4pp, --Pub# 7938 


Fixing a Hole in a Metal Boat ...How to fix leaks in aluminum boats., 4pp, --Pub# 7939 

STEARNS, Robert D.


Bargain Guage for Gas Consumption ...Ease your outboard's offshore energy crisis with this $3.00 jug test., 2pp, --Pub# 7871 

STEELE, Thomas Sedgwick


Canoe & Camera ...A Two Hundred Mile Tour through the Maine Forests in 1888., 126 pp, --Pub# 0170 


Paddle & Portage ...From Moosehead Lake to the Aroostook River, Maine., 132 pp, --Pub# 0181 



Skubadoo--A Styrofoam and Fiberglass Submarine ...Here's a skin diver's dream sub you can build., 12pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5281 



Canoe and Boat Building for the Amateur ...Stephens' masterwork on small boat building., 241 pp, --Pub# 0146 


Canoe and Boat Building for the Amateur-Plates ...Plates for Stephen's book (Not in the original edition.), 0pp, 50pl, --Pub# 0147 

STEVENSON, Mrs. Robert Louis


Cruise of the Janet Nichol, The ...Mrs. Stevenson's diary of one of the last cruises of her husband., 189 pp, --Pub# 0243 

STEVENSON, Robert Louis


Inland Voyage, An ...Stevenson at his best; canoeing through France and Belgium., 266 pp, --Pub# 0010 



Ebb-Tide, The ...A volume of nautical fiction., 161 pp, --Pub# 0771 

STEWARD, Robert M.


Chart for Selecting Size of Pipe Davits ...How to size pipe to build davits., 2pp, --Pub# 7704 


How to Lay Out Spars for a Marconi Rig ...Masts are calculated as columns, booms as beams; here's how to lay them out., 2pp, --Pub# 7710 


Placida--A 30' Houseboat ...For a summer vacation on a lake or lazy river, build a 30-ft. pram bow houseboat., 10pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5670 


Shoveller ...This 13-foot 8-inch duck boat is perfect for the man who is both hunter and amateur boat builder., 4pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5154 


Mary Jane ...Measuring 17 feet 7 inches, this round-bottom inboard launch offers the challenge of real boat building., 4pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5157 


Cobia ...Abaft the cabin there is more than twelve feet of cockpit, ample space for loafing or fishing., 4pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5158 


Triton ...This 19-foot day sailer is also a fine racing sloop., 4pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5164 


Susan ...This easily-propelled 11-ft. flat-bottom rowboat requires little boat building know-how to construct., 2pp, --Pub# 7802 


Plywood Instead of Deadwood for Keels ...The hollow fin keel construction described here was designed for ease of building, lightness and strength., 1pp, --Pub# 7063 

STEWART, Walter E.


Tar Baby--A Midget Dinghy ...Here's a V-bottom dinghy which you can build in two weeks' spare time., 9pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5126 

STOCKTON, Frank Richard


Adventures of Captain Horn, The ...A volume of nautical fiction., 305 pp, --Pub# 0691 

STODDARD, Charles Augustus


Cruising Among the Caribbees ...Summer Days in Winter Months. A good companion to Paton., 220 pp, --Pub# 0151 

STONE, Raymond


Tommy Tiptop and his Boat Club ...Little Tommy starts a boat club for his little chums., 126 pp, --Pub# 0071 

STRAND, Harold P.


Silent Fishing Partner ...An electric trolling motor you can build yourself., 8pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5355 



13 Ft. 9 Inch Punt ...This roomy fishing and duck boat has the flat-bottom stability needed for casting and shooting., 7pp, 5pl, --Pub# 5133 


15-Ft. Outboard ...A big, open-water boat that will stand the gaff for a lifetime of boating pleasure., 14pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5135 

STURDY U.S.N., Lieutenent E.W.


Practical Aid to the Navigator, A ...A basic navigational work by Sturdy, the codifer of the currents of the oceans and the progenitor of modern chartwork., 132 pp, --Pub# 0108 



Tiny Craft Folds into a Compact Bundle ...In a jiffy, it can be folded up into a bundle for transportation atop a car, or it can be conveniently carried under the arm., 8pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5026 



Small Sailing Craft ...Written for the amateur and covering problems which arise on producing a boat of one's own., 191 pp, --Pub# 0259 



Cat's Paw ...White, sails, two hulls, and cat-quick speed with this 12-ft. catamaran sailer., 28pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5188