Ultimate Guide to Nautical Knots

Illustrated by Michel Diament

About The Book

A practical and visual guide to learn the essentials of marine knots! Every good sailor must know the basic knots, indispensable for his safety and life on board in general.

This handy little manual offers you the opportunity to master the essentials of knot-tying, with clearly illustrated step-by-step instructions. The Nautical Knots Essential Guide focuses on 22 vital knots including: 

  • Bowline
  • Figure Eight Knot
  • Cleat Hitch 
  • Thief Knot
This is a great introduction to the art of seamanship. Its simple and concrete step-by-step instructions will enable you to have a good time and have you tying knots in no time.

The Nautical Knots Essential Guide is a great introduction to ropework and a seaman's essential companion; make it yours, too!

About The Author

The publishing house Vagnon has been publishing nautical books since 1963, including sailing, fishing and diving and is the French publisher of the famous Imray guides.

About The Illustrator

When Diament became interested in signs and symbols, in these forms of language, obscure to the uninitiated and limpid to those belonging to the ethnic group, the profession, the corporation concerned, that he began to tell us stories by assembling them in successive layers on his compositions of bright and strong colors, he had not yet realized the unconscious motive of his research. This exhaustive search for the symbol brought him inexorably closer to his innermost truth. Carried away by a series of strange coincidences, improbable encounters, his originally graphic project only entered another dimension ...

Product Details

  • Publisher: Skyhorse (May 18, 2020)
  • Length: 66 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781510759275

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