Knots, Splices and Rope Work [Illustrated]
A Practical Treatise
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Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc. Adapted for the Use of Travellers, Campers, Yachtsmen, Boy Scouts, and All Others Having to Use or Handle Ropes for Any Purpose.
Illustrated with 156 Original Cuts Showing How Each Knot, Tie or Splice is Formed and Its Appearance When Complete.
CHAPTER I CORDAGE
CHAPTER II SIMPLE KNOTS AND BENDS
CHAPTER III TIES AND HITCHES
CHAPTER IV NOOSES, LOOPS, AND MOORING KNOTS
CHAPTER V SHORTENINGS, GROMMETS, AND SELVAGEES
CHAPTER VI LASHINGS, SEIZINGS, SPLICES, ETC.
CHAPTER VII FANCY KNOTS AND ROPE WORK
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