Legendary Sailboats by Beken Of CowesLegendary Sailboats by Beken Of Cowes

Legendary Sailboats

byBeken Of CowesText byBruno CianciForeword byKenneth Beken

Hardcover | November 18, 2014

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Since 1883, four generations of the Beken family have dedicated themselves to marine photography, creating the most artistic images of sailboats ever shot and even receiving a Royal Warrant of Excellence. This extraordinary selection of work from the Beken Marine Photography Archive traces the evolution of their unsurpassable style. For every rare and legendary picture, and every yacht, there's a captivating accompanying story.
The Bekens began their love affair with marine photography in 1888, when Alfred Edward (1855-1915) moved from Canterbury (Kent) to the Isle of Wight with his son Frank (1880-1970). He purchased a pharmacy in Birmingham Road in the seaport of Cowes, a town that was already famous for international yacht racing and for the world's oldest...
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Title:Legendary SailboatsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 10.75 × 15.25 × 0.98 inPublished:November 18, 2014Publisher:White Star PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8854408530

ISBN - 13:9788854408531

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