New Stuff: Herreshoff, American Masterpieces
February 9, 2017
Lovers of classic boats will covet this large and weighty volume on one of the world’s most innovative and prolific naval architects.
Herreshoff, American Masterpieces by Maynard Bray and Claas van der Linde is packed with information and lore on 36 classic designs created by the brilliant Nathanael Greene Herreshoff.
Bray and van der Linde offer insightful commentary on Herreshoff’s design evolution in every facet, from lines to displacement to hardware, accompanied by full-color images of each vessel both in detail and under way, as well as unique color reproductions of Herreshoff’s own archival plans and drawings.