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CONNECTICUT RIVER

By: Allis, Marguerite

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1939

Order Number: 15144

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Small piece missing from spine ends ; Detailed information and anecdotes along the Connecticut River with lots of pictures, too ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 310 pages View more info

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THE OHIO

By: Banta, R. E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18551

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ browned and with light chipping. Price clipped. Former owner's name on front endpaper; Rivers of America; 8vo; 592 pages View more info

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THE HUDSON RIVER A Natural and Unnatural History

By: Boyle, Robert H.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1969

Order Number: 17334

ISBN: 0393053792

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ price clipped. Former owner's name to front free endpaper; The mighty Hudson is not only a river but a trout stream, estuary, ship channel, and unfortunately, a sewer ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 304 pages View more info

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THE NIAGARA

By: Braider, Donald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15712

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & chipping to DJ. Slight foxing to edges ; Of course everyone knows of Niagara Falls, but how many know of its source, the Niagara River? stated first edition; Rivers of America; 8vo; 294 pages View more info

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THE BRANDYWINE

By: Canby, Henry Seidel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18143

Condition: Very Good+


Rivers of America; Sketches; 8vo; 285 pages View more info

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THE SUSQUEHANNA

By: Carmer, Carl

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Co. , Inc.: 1955

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 15718

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear with chipping and small tears to DJ. Browning and Bookplate to front endpaper ; SIGNED by author to front free endpaper. The Susquehanna runs through New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland ; Rivers of America; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 493 pages View more info

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THE SHENANDOAH

By: Davis, Julia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company, Inc.: 1945

Order Number: 15714

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear & chipping to price clipped DJ; Flowing northward between the Blue Ridge mountains and the Alleghenies, the Shenandoah joins the Potomac at Harper's Ferry; Rivers of America; 8vo; 374 pages View more info

WATERS OF THE NEW WORLD

By: De Hartog, Jan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Atheneum: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3094

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Price clipped. Spine of DJ sunned ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 276 pages View more info

SYCAMORE SHORES

By: Firestone, Clark B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, National Travel Club: 1936

Order Number: 4423

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; 8vo; 247 pages View more info

THE COLORADO RIVER Yesterday, To-Day and To-Morrow

By: Freeman, Lewis R.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4629

Condition: Very Good


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded. Endpapers browned. Light foxing ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 451 pages View more info

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DAVID GENTLEMAN'S COASTLINE

By: Gentleman, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1988

Order Number: 16623

ISBN: 0297793144

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Most everyone loves the seashore; here author/artist Gentleman describes the shores of Great Britain through watercolors and commentary; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages View more info

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LIGHTHOUSES AND LEGENDS OF THE HUDSON

By: Glunt, Ruth R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Monroe, NY, Library Research Associates: 1975

Order Number: 15266

ISBN: 0912526149

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Small area with creasing and small closed tear; Reminiscences from author Glunt, as the wife of a long time lighthouse keeper; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 154 pages View more info

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THE CONNECTICUT

By: Hard, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company, Inc.: 1947

Order Number: 15716

Condition: Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket


Most of DJ spine missing, the rest tape repaired. Previous owner's address label to front pastedown; In the spring of 1614, a Dutch man named Adriaen Block sailed up the Connecticut river and today has an island named after him; Rivers of America; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 310 pages View more info

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THE CONNECTICUT

By: Hard, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company, Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18145

Condition: Very Good+


Rivers of America; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 310 pages View more info

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LAKE ERIE

By: Hatcher, Harlan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18082

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Former owner's name on dedication page; American Lakes; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 416 pages View more info

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THE MOHAWK

By: Hislop, Codman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company: 1948

Order Number: 15711

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight wear & chipping to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper ; the Mohawk River in New York State; Rivers of America; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 367 pages View more info

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THE COLUMBIA

By: Holbrook, Stewart H.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart and Co. , Inc.: 1956

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 15721

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear and chipping to price clipped DJ. Remnants of bookplate/promotional insert to front free endpaper; This, the 50th book in the Rivers of America series, is the signed limited 'Lewis and Clark edition, so noted on the dust jacket. 2500 signed copies were produced, of which this is #170. SIGNED by author to special 'Lewis and Clark' page; Rivers of America; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 393 pages View more info

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A RIVER FOR THE LIVING The Hudson and its People

By: Hope, Jack

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Barre, Barre Publishing: 1975

Order Number: 15145

ISBN: 0517517620

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Author Hope and photographer Robert Perron set out to capture the variety and importance of all 320 miles of the Hudson, with an emphasis on protecting its fragile ecosystem; Profusely illustrated with text detailing the lives & livelihoods of those who depend(ed) on the river ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 224 pages View more info

NEW YORK - THE CANAL STATE The Story of America's Great Water Route from the Lakes to the Sea, Builder of East and West

By: Kimball, Francis P.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albany, Argus Press: 1937

Order Number: 2719

Condition: Very Good


Bookplate. Minor rubbing to boards. Extremely light foxing on front endpaper; Nice pictorial boards in dark blue and off-white ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 105 pages View more info

LAKE HURON

By: Landon, Fred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill: 1944

Order Number: 3100

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


American Lakes; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 398 pages View more info

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RIVER OF MEMORY The Everlasting Columbia

By: Layman, William D.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17197

ISBN: 0295985925

Condition: Near Fine


Profusely illustrated; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 150 pages View more info

THE CHAGRES River of Westward Passage

By: Minter, John Easter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rinehart & Company: 1948

Order Number: 3088

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name in fep. Edges and endpapers slightly browned; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 418 pages View more info

THE THAMES

By: Mitton, G. E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son Ltd.: N.D.

Order Number: 3122

Condition: Very Good


Minor rubbing to extremities. Foxing to endpapers and flyleaves; Several lovely color illustrations ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 56 pages View more info

PORTRAITS OF RIVERS

By: Molony, Eileen Et Al

Price: $12.98

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson Ltd.: 1953

Order Number: 15146

Condition: Very Good+


Features of some of the UK's rivers, including the Thames, the Wye, and the Avon ; 8vo; 139 pages View more info

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THE JAMES

By: Niles, Blair

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: 1939

Order Number: 15710

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small open tears & chipping to price clipped DJ; 348 miles of river in the Commonwealth of Virginia ; Rivers of America; 8vo; 359 pages View more info

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THE JAMES

By: Niles, Blair

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: 1945

Order Number: 18146

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit faded; Rivers of America; 8vo; 359 pages View more info

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LAKE MICHIGAN

By: Quaife, Milo M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18079

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light chipping and DJ bottom spine missing. Bookplate. Stamped on front free endpaper; American Lakes; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 384 pages View more info

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THE MACKENZIE

By: Roberts, Leslie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company, Inc.: 1949

Order Number: 15719

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Chipping and tape residue to DJ. Ex-lib with tape residue to flaps and endpapers, card pocket to rear, blindstamp to title page. Remnants of apparent bookplate to half-title page ; The Mackenzie runs through Canada's Northwest Territories; Rivers of America; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 276 pages View more info

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MOSTLY MISSISSIPPI

By: Speakman, Harold

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9563

Condition: Very Good+


Ex-lib with minimal markings - small stamp in front endpaper crossed out with black marker; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 360 pages View more info

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MISSISSIPPI PILOT: WITH MARK TWAIN ON THE GREAT RIVER

By: Stong, Phil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7812

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Outer spine covering rubbed ; 8vo; 253 pages View more info