For the first time in paperback comes this Illustrated volume with over 150 paintings and sketches from the portfolio of one of the most celebrated marine artists of our time. His paintings of square-riggers, sea battles, and naval operations truly evoke the era of Nelson's Navy and those of its enemies during the "Age of Sail."
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Geoff Hunt is currently President of the Royal Society of Marine Artists. H
Julian Stockwin is the internationally bestselling author of "Kydd, Artemis, Seaflower, " and "Mutiny, " the first four novels in the Kydd adventure series. Having joined the Royal Navy at age fifteen, he retired from the Royal Naval Reserve as a lieutenant commander and was awarded the Member of the British Empire (MBE). He and his wife live in Devon, England. Visit the author's website at www.julianstockwin.com.
David Cordingly is the author of Under the Black Flag and Women Sailors and Sailors' Women. He lives in Sussex, England.
'Geoff Hunt's pictures, perfectly accurate in period and details, but very far from merely representational, are often suffused with a light reminiscent of Canaletto' Patrick O'Brian '...his paintings, perhaps more than those of any other artist, have a compelling immediacy and sense of vitality, especially in his work of the great age of sail' Julian Stockwin --?
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Descrizione libro Mystic Seaport, 2004. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Never used!. Codice libro della libreria P110939511002
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