This magnificent collection of full-color photographs by renowned photographer Benjamin Mendlowitz of beautiful vessels includes wooden boats ranging from simple prams to sailing and power yachts. Noted marine historian Maynard Bray provides commentary on more than 90 of the world's most photogenic boats.
About The Author
Benjamin Mendlowitz is America's premier photographer of wooden boats. He has produced the Calendar of Wooden Boats since 1983. He lives in Brooklin, Maine.
Marine historian Maynard Bray has provided text for each Calendar of Wooden Boats, as well as for six books featuring Benjamin Mendlowitz’s boat photography. He lives in Brooklin, Maine.
John Rousmaniere has sailed in over 35,000 miles of offshore voyaging and racing. He crewed on the 48-foot Toscana in the fateful Fastnet Race of 1979.
"If wooden boats had a Dr. Doolittle, it would be Maynard Bray. He is uniquely at home in their language. Lucky for us he has shared here much of what he has learned." -- Bill Mayher, coauthor of Joel White
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 17th January 2011
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.8 x 28.6 x 1.7
Edition Number: 1