This one-stop practical guide will show you a knot for every situation. To make your progress easier, it comes in a handy format with colour illustrations and expert advice throughout.
This book encompasses the fundamental but fascinating art, craft and science of knots, including terms and tips, basic techniques and cautions and caveats.
Many of the most important knots are covered, providing tested and trusted examples along with step-by-step illustrations showing how to make utilitarian as well as decorative knots.
Whether you are sailing your boat, climbing rocks or dealing with an awkward task in your household, you will always, quite literally, need to ‘know the ropes’.
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• “For anyone new to knots this is a wonderful introductory book … a fantastic little reference book.” – Boat Mart.
• “Geoffrey Budworth is an authority on knots… well laid out with lots of colour photographs.” Yachting Monthly.
• This book will keep you entertained for hours.” – The Great Outdoors.About the Author:
Geoffrey Budworth is one of the leading writers on knot tying. Having written numerous books on knots, he is also the co-founder of the International Guild of Knot Tyers.
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Book Description Collins, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0007199791