- ISBN 9780393338065 / 0393338061
- Title The Guide to Wooden Boats: Schooners, Ketches, Cutters, Sloops, Yawls, Cats
- Author Benjamin Mendlowitz
- Category Ships & Shipping: General Interest
- Format Paperback
- Year 2010
- Pages 171
- Publisher W. W. Norton & Company
- Imprint WW Norton & Co
- Language English
- Dimensions 175mm x 13mm x 145mm
Showcases a collection of images by a photographer of wooden boats, with text by a marine historian. This book is suitable for lifelong boaters and newcomers to the nautical world.
This classic pictorial tour of wooden boats showcases a rich collection of images by Benjamin Mendlowitz, the pre-eminent photographer of wooden boats, with text by the renowned marine historian Maynard Bray - a true feast for the eyes as well as the imagination. Now available for the first time in paperback, this gem of a book is sure to delight both lifelong boaters and newcomers to the nautical world.
“Being set loose in these pages is like being given the run of a candy store.” Washington Post Book World
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.