The Windmill: a book for boys (young and old)
Hard cover, 76pp., illustrated with b/w photographs, beautiful sketches and technical drawings.
A miller’s son describes the way of life of the old time windmiller, the construction, mechanisms and the workings of the windmill. The author was the son of the miller at Sprowston windmill in Norfolk and the book is a tribute to his father as well as an excellent, well-illustrated description of what it takes in human and mechanical terms to make a windmill work.
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