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The Book of Wooden Boats

Volume:III

Hardcover

Benjamin Mendlowitz (Photographer), Maynard Bray (Text by)

With a Foreword by John Rousmaniere

Our Retail Price:£43.00

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America's premier photographer of wooden boats presents the best of his work from the past decade.

Marine photographer Benjamin Mendlowitz has built a reputation for honoring the essence and integrity of classic wooden boats through the ongoing Calendar of Wooden Boats. This full-color book presents the most exciting boats shot over the past ten years and includes classic wooden sailboats, powerboats, luxury yachts, and working vessels. Marine historian and restorer Maynard Bray provides brief descriptive text to accompany each photograph.

Reviews

“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

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