The Seven Seas Calendar 2011

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W. W. Norton, Incorporated, Oct 12, 2010 - 24 pages
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Few phrases stir our imagination like the centuries-old '¬Sran away to sea.'¬ It was used most often in reference to young men turning their backs on the security of land and hearth and striking out for adventure, the unknown, a new life. This calendar takes you on a journey to the most mesmerizing places on earth with images of beautiful sailboats in wondrous settings. 12 full-color photographs, highest quality Italian printing, suitable for framing. 15" x 22" when open.

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I bought this for a sailboat owner and he loves it. Read full review

About the author (2010)

Ferenc Máté was born in Hungary and escaped after the revolution at the age of eleven. He grew up in Vancouver, and has lived in California, Paris, the Bahamas and New York. He had worked on a railroad extra-gang and as a boatbuilder, photographer, deckhand and book editor. His many books include the nautical bestsellers From a Bare Hull , Shipshape and The Worldâs Best Sailboats , as well as the acclaimed Autumn , A Reasonable Life and The Hills of Tuscany . He lives with his wife and young son, tending his olives and vineyard, in an old farm house in the hills of Tuscany.

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