Herreshoff: American Masterpieces


Sailors and spectators will enjoy Herreshoff: American Masterpieces, a handsome, large format, full-color book featuring the finest examples of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company’s boats and drawings. The book is illustrated with over 200 color photos of the best boats now in existence, along with 75 original Herreshoff construction drawings from the Hart Nautical Collection at the MIT Museum.

“This is the book that boat lovers have been prayerfully awaiting…savor this magnificent literary, scholarly, and visual triumph… This is a book for the ages.” 
– Llewellyn Howland, Howland & Company, nautical bookseller.

“Big, sweeping, and beautiful”
– John Rousmaniere. Review of Herreshoff: American Masterpieces, as seen in WoodenBoat 253, November/December 2016, pp. 92-94.

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Text by Maynard Bray and Claas van der Linde
Photography by Benjamin Mendlowitz
Hardcover   •   288 pages   •   full color   •   13.5″ X 11″
Published by W.W. Norton

ISBN: 978-0-393-08909-7

Additional information

Weight 5.5 lbs
Dimensions 16.5 × 11.5 × 1.5 in


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