With text by Henry Beard, founder of the National Lampoon and illustrations by Roy McKie, here is the "New York Times" bestselling lexicon of sailing--or, the art of getting wet and becoming ill while slowly going nowhere at great expense. "Sailing" embarks upon uncharted waters, diving authoritatively into terms like adrift (a boat that is drifting), aglub (a boat that is sinking), and flotsam (anything floating in the water from which there is no response when the offer of a cocktail is made). Full-sail ahead, flying ...

Sailing 1981, Workman Publishing, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780894801440

Revised edition