Coffee Table Books

Hardcover, Kim Kavin, 176pages, 9 x 12, ISBN: 9783832732257
Since time immemorial, people have been taking to water in search of thrills and relaxation. Defined by glamour, sleek design, and wealth, yachting is the ultimate in dolce vita leisure-- a floating world elegantly captured within this volume's stunning photographs and informative text. A blend...

Hardcover, Samuel Willard Compton, Michael J. Rhein, 256pages, 8.7 x 1.2 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9780785836049
The sheer beauty of the elegant, lonely lighthouses along our shores—and their unspoiled, scenic natural settings—has captivated our collective imagination. More than simply picturesque, the lighthouse has become an enduring symbol of salvation, fortitude, and heroic folklore. ...

Hardcover, Tony Harris, 288pages, 10.1 x 1.1 x 12.8, ISBN: 9783832734312
What is luxury? Some people might say “my Lamborghini,” while others might think of non-material things and place the greatest value on “time for myself” or “freedom.” The Superyacht Builders Association shipyards create custom-built superyachts that will...

Hardcover, Marc Shargel, 10 x 13, ISBN: 9780981470122
Marc Shargel's third coffee-table book takes readers on a visual voyage beneath the ocean to discover marine life from the Oregon Border to Point Arena, near Mendocino. The book reveals an array of marine life unseen by any but the few hearty divers who visit these rugged shores....

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Hardcover, Marc Shargel, 112pages, 10 x 13, ISBN: 9780981470115
This coffee-table book takes readers on a voyage beneath the ocean to discover marine life from Santa Barbara to San Diego and offshore to all eight of the Channel Islands. It highlights the ecological hot spots that dot Southern California's coastline-places like La Jolla Cove, Point Dume and...

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Hardcover, Marc Shargel, 80pages, 12 x 9, ISBN: 9780981470108
Wonders of the Sea: North Central California's Living Marine Riches  by Marc Shargel is an elegant coffee-table book that takes its readers on a visual voyage beneath California's coastal ocean.  Wonders of the Sea  takes you beneath the surface on a voyage of discovery from...

Hardcover, Carli Davidson, 144pages, 8.2 x 7.5, ISBN: 9780062242648
Original, amusing, and brilliantly documented,  Shake  is a heartwarming collection of sixty-one beguiling dogs caught in the most candid of moments: mid-shake. This glorious, graphic volume will stop you dead in your tracks as you are presented with images of man's best friend caught...

Paperback, Audrey DeLella Benedict & Joseph K. Gaydos, 160pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781570619854
Fashioned by the violent volcanism of the Pacific Rim of Fire, plate tectonics, and the sculptural magic wrought by Ice Age glaciers, the Salish Sea straddles the western border between Canada and the United States and is connected to the Pacific Ocean primarily through the Strait of Juan de...

Hardcover, Greg Saffell, 80pages, 8.2 x 8.2, ISBN: 9780963781680
Photos, like the written word, tell a story. A picture is worth a thousand words, after all.  Views: Washington  collects color photographs of Washington State by 28 area photographers. From the Columbia River in the South to the Cascades region in the North; from the coastal waters...

Hardcover, Greg Saffell, 108pages, 9.4 x 0.6 x 9.3, ISBN: 9780963781666
Lavishly printed in full color,  Views: Best of the Northwest  collects one hundred of the most iconic images of the Northwest, featuring thirty-five photographers spread across four states (Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington).

Paperback, Greg Saffell, 64pages, 8 x 0.3 x 6.5, ISBN: 9780963781659
These views of Seattle and Puget Sound were all produced by Seattle area photographers who captured perfect moments in time through the lens of a camera. Featuring city and landscape photographs from Bill Brookster, Dan Carrow, John S. Chao, Adrienne DeLiso, Joe Faulkner, Neal Herbert, Chris...

Paperback, Greg Saffell, 48pages, 6 x 0.2 x 5, ISBN: 9780963781628
Color photographs of Washington State by area photographer Chris Jacobson.

Hardcover, Greg Saffell, 64pages, 8.5 x 0.5 x 6.8, ISBN: 9780963781611
These views of Seattle and Puget Sound were all produced by Seattle area photographers who captured perfect moments in time through the lens of a camera. Featuring city and landscape photographs from Bill Brookster, Dan Carrow, John S. Chao, Adrienne DeLiso, Joe Faulkner, Neal Herbert, Chris...

Hardcover, Paul Lacitinola, 200pages, 10.6 x 0.8 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781423641889
Vintage camper trailers are a unique symbol of midcentury America that resonates with many people. This book introduces many of those people, along with the trailers they’ve lovingly maintained or restored. It includes hundreds of photographs of everything from fancy and comfortable...

Hardcover, Anna Lewington, 224pages, 9.8 x 7.6 x 0.8, ISBN: 9781849940580
Celebrate some of the most beautiful, longest-living organisms on the planet: trees that have survived 1,000 years. Illuminating and visually striking, this edition of Ancient Trees features new photography and revised text, plus botanical details, the trees' mythical associations, and...

Hardcover, David Lee, 216pages, 11 x 0.5 x 10, ISBN: 9781550173802
Winner of the 2007 Award for Best Non-Fiction Book from Arts Hamilton "It rips, and cuts, it makes a horrible racket--a chainsaw is a frightening thing. I write not to glorify its terrible power but to acknowledge its place in the most sweeping revolution that technology has wrought in the...

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Hardcover, Ken Schultz, 256pages, 11.25 x 9.5 x 1, ISBN: 9781780976273
The man ESPN calls “Mr. Fishing USA” shares his angling expertise in this gloriously illustrated exploration of fishing in North America. Former  Field & Stream  Fishing Editor Ken Schultz provides details on major saltwater and freshwater fish, analyzes all the...

Hardcover, Elisabetta Eördegh & Carlo Auriemma, 304pages, 1.2 x 9.5 x 13.2, ISBN: 9788854408821
The idea of sailing around the world fascinates even the landlubbers among us. Elisabetta Eördegh and Carlo Auriemma have actually lived this dream for more than 20 years, journeying from the Polynesian islands to the Panama Canal. Here, through breathtaking images, they share their 80 most...

Hardcover, Sharon Green, 11.5 x 10.5, ISBN: 9780913081099
From Auckland to Antigua, from Sydney to Sardinia: the most stunning images from the world of yacht racing come to you in "Sharon Green's 30 Years of  Ultimate Sailing."   This handsome and generous coffee table book features vibrant photographs from the 1980s through...

Hardcover, Bruno Cianci, Beken of Cowes, 208pages, 10.8 x 0.9 x 15.2, ISBN: 9788854408531
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...

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Hardcover, Olivier Le Carrer, 192pages, 11.2 x 10.2 x 0.9, ISBN: 9781472901644
What makes yachting so very special? Sailing journalist Olivier Le Carrer takes us on a journey to the iconic places of the yachting world, from Cowes to Antigua, the Mediterranean and Auckland, in order to find out. Looking at what drives sailors in this sport, the rise of fashion in yachting...

Hardcover, Nic Compton, 192pages, 11.9 x 9.7 x 0.8, ISBN: 9781472902757
An encyclopedic compendium of every element of a yacht, this book contains a wealth of information for the aficionado as well as the newcomer, taking apart the sailboat to explore every part of it in depth. Gloriously illustrated with beautiful photography and explanatory diagrams, each page is...

Hardcover, Aleksandra and Daniel Mizielinski, 112pages, 14.6 x 10.8 x 0.7, ISBN: 9780763668969
Travel the world without leaving your living room. This book of maps is a visual feast for readers of all ages, with lavishly drawn illustrations from the incomparable Mizielinskis. It features not only borders, cities, rivers, and peaks, but also places of historical and cultural interest,...

Hardcover, Rudolph J. Schaefer, 304pages, 12.2 x 9.1 x 1.2, ISBN: 9780939511259
—Revised edition of a publication that has been out of print for nearly 30 years —Paintings previously printed in black and white, now reproduced in full color —Still considered the most detailed collection of the work of Buttersworth, one of the most well-known and prolific...
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