Painter Doug Dunford has devoted many years to capturing on canvas the wooden runabouts of Ontario’s
Muskoka region. This volume contains some of his finest work and the magic that can happen when a skilled painter is moved by the work of skilled boatbui
There are numerous full-colour books of Muskoka photographs on the market, but this one is the first to our knowledge to feature the images of a long-time, year-round Muskoka resident, and also the first to give priority to the splendid scenery…
Muskoka has long been Ontario's most glamorous lake district, the holiday retreat of choice for generations of successful Americans and Canadians. In the late 1800s and early 1900s, industrial moguls from Pittsburgh such as the Mellons, Clemsons, Hillmans
Find out what owners, designers, and architects did to make each of these 25 boathouses an exceptional place to live as well as to store canoes, motorboats, and vintage mahogany launches. Also contains the stories of how these singular shoreline structure
Muskoka's past and present fuse in McQuarrie's stunning photography, the archival pictures he's unearthed, and the engaging texts by famous Muskokans he's compiled in this hard-cover passport to one of Canada's most famous districts.
Muskoka's past and present fuse in McQuarrie's stunning photography, the archival pictures he's unearthed, and the engaging texts by famous Muskokans he's compiled. A perfect passport to one of Canada's most famous districts.
A history of Port Cockburn, a once-thriving port community - now just a few houses, on Muskoka's Lake Joseph. 183 pages with biliography and many B&W photos. Navy blue cloth with silver lettering on spine and front.
Wood & Glory presents some of the best hand-built boats from the turn of the century until the Second World War—classic boats by such internationally renowned builders as Ditchburn, Duke, Greavette and Minett-Shields.