What Book of Knots? - Cruisers & Sailing ForumsThis is not the impossibly high standard of the idealist, it is a mere fact for the realist to face. Published in , this is the Bible of knots. Clifford Ashley took notes on knots for over 40 years of his life, and then labored for over 11 years to produce the most comprehensive reference of knots and ropework ever written. With almost knots, his work covers basically every type of hitch, bend, stopper knot, lashing, binding knot, and running knot that you can imagine, as well as decorative and fancy knots, trick and puzzle knots, sinnets, marlingspike, and 3-strand splices, among many, many others. This book is exhaustive, and a testament to a devotion and drive to produce something that would stand the test of time.
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As a craftsman Maker there are books that get handled again and again The Ashley Book of Knots is indispensable for it's discourse on the colonial trades and various places where knots were and are This is my desert island book. It has everything: useful information, stories, humour, excellent diagrams and amusing drawings. And it's the most comprehensive book on knots there is. The Ashley Book of Knots. Clifford Warren Ashley.
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As a craftsman Maker there are books that get handled again and again The Ashley Book of Knots is indispensable for it's discourse on the colonial trades and various places where knots were and are This is my desert island book. It has everything: useful information, stories, humour, excellent diagrams and amusing drawings. And it's the most comprehensive book on knots there is. Clifford Ashley was born in at the whaling port of New Bedford, Massachusetts.
Look Inside. Jun 21, ISBN This is the definitive book on knots. Ashley has included almost everything there is to know about them. Precisely named and classified some new ones for the first time officially , they can be easily found in the big index. He tells when they appeared, something about their history, and what they are good for. Above all, Mr.