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Deep Water

By: ?anon

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 12215


New York: New York Marine News Co. 1952, 5th, 2nd printing. B&W photos of all major U.S. waterways and deep water ports. No dust jacket (probably none issued), 25x38 color chart of principal U.S. waterways in rear pocket, no marks, Fine. View more info

Waterways and Water Life of Great Britain

By: Angel, Heather

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 44732


London: Peerage Books [1982] 1986, 2nd edition. Original title: The Family Water Naturalist. Photographer Heather Angel and Botanist Pat Wolseley present a unique combination of pictures and information as they explore the world of fresh and salt water, and the life it sustains. Dust jacket, 4to in green cloth, over 300 color and 200 b&w photographs, glossary, index, 192pp, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. View more info

Keelboat Age On Western Waters, The

By: Baldwin, Leland D.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 36251


Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press [1941,60] 1980, 1st printing thus. Baldwin tells the story of riverboating in the West before the invention of the steamboat, the types of vessels, their mean of locomotion, and the art of navigation on uncharted rivers. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, 9 illustrations, extensive notes and bibliography, index, 264pp, no marks, Very Good. View more info

Cruising Guide to the Inland Waterway and Florida, A

By: Blanchard, Fessenden S.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 38093


New York: Dodd, Mead and Company 1954, 1st edition. As with his previous books, Blanchard provides a myriad of practical first-hand information for the cruising boater. Dust jacket with several small tears, 8vo in navy cloth, map endpapers, b&w illustrations, mileage appendix, index, 256pp, page edges foxed not affecting contents, clean and tight with no marks, Good+/Good. View more info

Juniper Waterway

By: Brown, Alexander

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 44736


Newport News VA: Mariners' Museum Publication No. 39, 1981. The illustrated history of the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal including its design, construction, and role through history. Dust jacket, oblong 8vo in green cloth, 96 figures and 10 tables, bibliography, index, xiii+255pp, contents as new, Fine/Fine. View more info

Shipways to the Sea

By: Clowes, Ernest S.

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 44722


Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins Company 1929, 1st. A comprehensive analysis of America's water navigation system, subtitled 'A Resume of the Problem Presented by Our Inland and Coastal Waterways.' Dust jacket ragged and torn with some tape repairs, 8vo in blue cloth, maps, b&w photos, index, 196pp, Very Good/Poor. View more info

Shipways to the Sea

By: Clowes, Ernest S.

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 44724


Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins Company 1929, 1st. A comprehensive analysis of America's water navigation system, subtitled 'A Resume of the Problem Presented by Our Inland and Coastal Waterways.' No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, maps, b&w photos, index, 196pp, boards scuffed and worn, owner's name label in rear o/w no marks, contents clean and tight, Good. View more info

Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor

By: Conzen

Price: $50.00

Seller ID: 15576


DeKalb IL: Northern Illinois University Press 1988, 1st. Dust jacket w/ one 1/4 inch snag, Library of Congress stamp on reverse of title, boards and contents as new, Fine. View more info

Watersteps through France

By: Cooper, Bill & Laurel

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 43209


Dobbs Ferry NY: Sheridan House 1996. The coopers take us to the Camargue by canal aboard a Dutch barge. SOFT cover, 8vo, line drawings, index, 174pp, Very Good. View more info

High-Water Cargo

By: Dorian, Edith M.

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 32900


New Brunswick NJ: Rutgers University Press 1965 reprint of 1950 original. A novel of the New Jersey town of New Brunswick along the Delaware and Raritan Canal in the mid-19th century. SOFT cover, 8vo, drawings by Forrest Orr, 224pp, as new, Fine. View more info

Water Trails West

By: Duke, Donald

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 32128


Garden City NY: Doubleday & Company 1978. Eighteen western writers present historical essays on the rivers, lakes, and canals that facilitated the European exploration of the American west. Dust jacket, 4to halfbound in black cloth and yellow paper, index, 271pp, no marks, near Fine. View more info

America's Inland Waterway

By: Fisher

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 20594


Washington: National Geographic Society, Special Publications series, No. 128, 1973. No dust jacket, blue cloth slightly soiled, no marks, contents as new, Good. View more info

America's Inland Waterway

By: Fisher, Allan C.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 38662


Washington: National Geographic Society, Special Publications series, No. 128, 1973. Allan Fisher's text and more than 150 color photos by Jim Amos take us 2,000 miles along the eastern seaboard of the U.S. aboard the 43-foot motorsailer Andromeda. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, tall 4to in blue cloth with design on front board, contents as new, index, 207pp, near Fine/Very Good. View more info

National Waterway, The

By: Gray, Ralph D.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 33218


Urbana IL: University of Illinois Press [1967] 1989 2nd updated edition, 1st printing thus. The first full-length study of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, from its beginnings in the late 18th century to the modern seaway of today. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w illustrations, 10 tables, index, bibliographical essay, 330pp, contents as new, Fine. View more info

Suez Canal, The

By: Hallberg, Charles W.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 44737


New York: Columbia University Press 1931. Number 348 in the History, Economics, and Public Law series, Hallberg examines in detail the history and diplomatic importance of the great canal. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, fold-out map, 5 appendices, index, 434pp, EX-LIBRARY stamped 'discard,' usual marks but no others, clean, tight, Good. View more info

Narrow Seas, The

By: Hargreaves, Reginald

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 25003


London: Sidgwick and Jackson Limited 1959, 1st printing. A history of the English Channel: how the English established mastery over it, how they lost it, and the disasters that ensued. Dust jacket badly torn, portions missing but intact, 8vo in blue linen, lower corners slightly bumped, bibliography, foldout chart, index, 527pp, Good. View more info

Channel, The

By: Harrison

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 23955


Glasgow: William Collins Sons 1986. A look at the people and their activities along both sides of the English Channel through 10,000 years of history. Dust jacket, navy cloth, illustrated throughout, as new, Fine. View more info

Canals of Amsterdam, The

By: Lesberg, Sandy

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 44730


London: Peebles Press 1976. The Dutch city has over 50 miles of canals and waterways, providing endless variety and enjoyment, here recorded in word and color photographs. Dust jacket, folio in black buckram, principal photography by A. B. Pruis, b&w and color full-page photos, 125pp, pictorial read endpaper, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. View more info

Seaway: The Untold Story of North America's Fourth Seacoast

By: Lesstrang, Jacques

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 44704


Seattle: Salisbury Press/Superior Publishing Company 1976, stated 1st. In words and a multitude of informative pictures, Lesstrang shows how the locks system of the St. Lawrence Seaway opened the Great Lakes to world trade. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, 4to in navy vinyl with gilt titles, b&w and color photos throughout, index, 214pp, no marks, clean and tight, Fine/Very Good. View more info

Transportation: The Domestic System

By: Lieb, Robert C.

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 44726


Reston VA: Reston Publishing Company, Inc. 1972. Lieb outlines and analyzes the America transportation system in the 1970s, focusing all modes of transport (including water) particularly between cities. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, tables, charts, notes, index, 436pp, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. View more info