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141 MABEE, Carleton. Seaway Story. First Edition in dustjacket.
Macmillan Company, New York, 1961, 
MABEE, Carleton. The Seaway Story. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961. First US Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xii,(2),1-301,(5), + 16 p. of black and whitephoto plates. 8vo, navy blue cloth spine with patterned paper covered boar ds, gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Map end-papers. "The St. Lawrence Seaway is a magnificent conception that remakes the map of North America. It extends the Atlantic Ocean into the center of the continent; it handles more traffic than the Panama and Suez canals combined. This book recordsthe fulfillment of the century-old dream. It interprets the struggle for i mproved navigation on the Great Lakes, and our canal system largely in terms of people -- fur traders, patriots, merchants, farmers, manufacturers, and public men. In its account of the construction of the Seaway it emphasizes the problems of Canadian-American coordination, the impact on the St. Lawrence Valley of the incidental creation of power plants and public parks, and the development of world ports in cities ranging from Chicago and Duluthto Cleveland and Toronto." - from the dustjacket. Contents: 1. Seaway Coun try; 2. Canoes, Bateaux, and Packets; 3. "Extravagant Theorist" Merritt [William Hamilton Merritt, b. July 3, 1793 – d. July 5, 1862 aboard a ship near Cornwall, Ontario]; 4. Sailing the Seaway Route; 5. Shooting the Rapids; 6. Canada Begins the Seaway; 7. East Versus West; 8. Scandal and Somersault; 9. Roosevelt Enigma; 10. "Inglorious Finish"; 11. "Cloaking" the Project in Defense; 12. Labrador Ore (pp.142-154); 13. Victory of Reluctant Partners; 14. Construction Climax; 15. Moving People Out of the Way; 16. Power Galore; 17. Impact on the Valley; 18. Ships from the Seven Seas. With notes and index. Very good in lightly nicked, but bright and tidy un-clipped dustjacket. 30.00

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New and Complete System of Modern Geography; containing an Accurate Delineation of the World.  in 2 vols , MACKENZIE, E.
142 MACKENZIE, E. New and Complete System of Modern Geography; containing an Accurate Delineation of the World. in 2 vols
MacKenzie and Dent, 1817, 
MACKENZIE, E. A New and Complete System of Modern Geography; containing an Accurate Delineation of the World : as divided into Empires, Kingdoms, Republics, Colonies, &c., with their respective situations, extent, boundaries, climate, soil, agriculture, rivers, lakes, mountains, forests, botany, zoology, mineralogy, natural curiosities, &c., likewise The Civil and Political State of each Country; embracing the various subjects of population, manners and customs, language, literature, education, cities and towns, edifices, roads, canals, manufactures and commerce; Also, Religion, Government, Laws, Army, Navy, Revenues, and Political Importance. With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation; and an Introduction, containing a neat and comprehensive system of Astronomy and Meteorology; forming a complete repository of geographical knowledge; including every recent discovery and political alteration. Illustrated and embellished with correct Statistic Tables, an accurate and beautiful Atlas, and appropriate Engravings. Newcastle upon Tyne: MacKenzie and Dent, 1817. In Two Volumes. Pp. (4), [i]-xlx, (1), [1]-776; (7), [1]-712. Illustrated with numerous maps and plates. Vol. I has twenty-three of twenty-six plates present; Vol. II has seventeen of twenty plates present. Frontis map.Double column. 4to, full brown leather, raised bands with gilt trim, gilt lettering to spine. Vol. I is missing the following plates: the Eastern Hemisphere (being the frontis), Night Scene at Sidney and Scene of the Cape of Good Hope; also the right hand portion of the folding table opposite p. xlx is not present, in addition to suffering a large tear and a section missing from the lower edge, affecting the text; several of the plates have short tears and chips at the margins, not affecting the image; many have some light foxing to the margins and some occasional waterstaining to the fore-edge; large triangular chip at the lower corner of p. 573-4, affecting eighteeen lines of text; four inch tear from the top edge of p. 575; p. 775 is detached, chipped and torn, with some damage to the text. Vol. II is missing the plates: Germany, Prussia and Sweden and Norway; the map of Ireland opposite p. 173 has a two and a half-inch tear, affecting the map; several of the maps and plates have some light foxing. Hinges broken, front board of Vol. II almost completely detached, spine, boards and all extremities well worn, a slight browning throughout, various inked notations from previous owners to the endpapers of both volumes. Internally quite sound. Very good. for the two volumes 500.00

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143 MacMILLAN, Hugh P. Adventures of a Paper Sleuth. First Edition in dustjacket
Penumbra Press, Manotick, ON, 2004, ISBN:1894131622 
MacMILLAN, Hugh P. Adventures of a Paper Sleuth. [Manotick, ON] : Penumbra Press, (2004). First Edition. Pp (14),[15]-343,(1). Illustrations in the text. . 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Here are just a few of the treasures located and acquired for the Archives of Ontario from 1964 to 1989, as recounted by Hugh P. MacMillan [born 1924, Fitzroy Harbour, Ontario,] ...The papers of Sir John Graves Simcoe [...] A station wagon full of the papers of Colonel R.R. McLennan, CPR contractor, world champion hammer thrower and Glengarry militia leader [...] .The bugle form Canada's first wrship, the Rainbow [...]" - (from the dj). , Includes some nautical content. Cntents : 1. The Making of a Paper Sleuth. 2. Towboats and Canoes (pp.37-56). 3. The Remarkable Gravelles. 4. Collectors and Their Obsessions. 5. The Edgars: a Jacobite Family. 6. The Wild Frontier. 7. The Canal Builders (pp.101-120, Narcisse Maxime Cantin, [1870-1940], Nicol Hugh Baird [1796-1849],the Rideau Canal, &c). 8. Glengarry Tales. 9. The Ones That Got Away. 10. The Last Fatal Duel. 11. Taking a Cowan and Other Methods. 12. A Gael for All Seasons [Duncan Fraser Macdonald]; 13. Adventurers and Explorers. 14. Holy Herb. 15. Archival Security. 16. Loyalists and Other Tales. 17. The Semi-Wild West. 18. Nigel Drayton: a Real Eccentric. 19. Bolsheviks, Buccaneersand Amazons. 20. Two Wild Riders. 21. Nor'Wester Tales. Appendix : 1, The MacMillan Method for Saving Canadian History. 2. A Note on the Spelling of Names. 3, Four Letters. 4. List of Acquisitions. Very good in dustjacket. 28.00

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144 MADER, Vinton Canadian Geographical Journal 039:4 KEENLEYSIDE, H.L. HOLBROOK, E.M. Canals in Cradle and Grave
1949, 
MADER, Vinton. "Canals in Cradle and Grave." An article on Nova Scotian canals in the Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol.39, No.4, October 1949. Pp 177-182, with 8 photos + map. Double column. Also : H.L. Keenleyside's "Recent Developments in the Canadian North" (pp.156-176, with 26 photos + map + cover [Arctic Bibliography 8487]); Harriet Geithmann's "The Bridge of the Giants" (pp.154-155, Ulster); E.M. Holbrook's "Oil from the Earth" (pp.134-153). Vg. For the issue. 18.00

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145 MALLORY, Enid Swerdfeger. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 66, No. 5 CLASSEN, H. George HARRINGTON, Lyn Trent-Severn Waterway in Ontario. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 66, No. 5, May, 1963
Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1963, 
MALLORY, Enid Swerdfeger. "The Trent-Severn Waterway in Ontario." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXVI, No. 5, May, 1963, pp 140-153. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1963. Pp [i]-iv,(1),140-175,v-x,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Zimmerman, A Canal Bibliography p.138. Also includes Arthur G. Kerle's “Cedar Sprigs for Five” (pp 154-157); H. George Classen's “Georgian Bay Survey : Cradle of Canadian Hydrography” (pp 158-163); Lyn Harrington's “Tourist Trek to Yellowknife” (pp 164-169); Jack Fry's “Fort Hunting in Bermuda” (pp 170-175) [not in Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed.]. Cover photo of the Livingstone River, near Cowley, Alberta. Rubbed, else very good. For the issue20.00

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146 MANNING, Helen Taft Canadian Historical Review, 48:1, March, 1967) WAKEFIELD, E.G. E. G. Wakefield and the Beauharnois Canal
Canadian Historical Review, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1967, 
MANNING, Helen Taft. "E. G. Wakefield and the Beauharnois Canal" . An article in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, March, 1967, pp. 1-25. Toronto: Canadian Historical Society, University of Toronto Press, 1967. Pp. 100. 8vo, printed red card covers with white spine. Zimmerman, A Canal Bibliography p.138. Also includes: Hereward Senior's "Quebec and the Fenians", and James T. Watt's "Anti-Catholic Nativism in Canada: The Protestant Protective Association". Stamp to front, else vg. For the issue. 10.00

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147 MANNING, Helen Taft. WAKEFIELD, E.G. SENIOR, Hereward WATT, James T. E. G. Wakefield and the Beauharnois Canal. An article in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, March, 1967
Canadian Historical Society, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1967, 
MANNING, Helen Taft. "E. G. Wakefield and the Beauharnois Canal." An article in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, March, 1967, pp 1-25. (Toronto) : Canadian Historical Society, University of Toronto Press, 1967.Pp (2),1-100,i-ii. 8vo, printed red card covers with white spine. Zimmerma n, A Canal Bibliography p.138. Also includes : Hereward Senior's "Quebec and the Fenians" (pp 26-44); James T. Watt's "Anti-Catholic Nativism in Canada: The Protestant Protective Association" (pp 45-58). Very good. For the issue 15.00

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148 Marian, Thomas W. RUMSEY, W.J. Cruising Guide to the Northeast's Inland Waterways : The Hudson River, New York State Canals, Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence Seaway, Lake Champlain. FirstPrinting in dustjacket
International Marine, Camden, Maine, 1995, ISBN:0071590115 
Marian, Thomas W. and W. T. Rumsey. A Cruising Guide to the Northeast's Inland Waterways : The Hudson River, New York State Canals, Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence Seaway, Lake Champlain. Camden, Maine : International Marine, (1995). First Printing. Pp (8),1-431,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Index. Double Column. Large 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. "The Hudson River is the gateway to some of the finest cruising in North America. The enormouslypopular "circle trip" originates at Manhattan and follows the Hudson to th e Mohawk River and Erie Canal above Albany, thence to Buffalo and Lake Ontario, with maybe a side trip into the Finger Lakes, perhaps a visit to Toronto, then down the lake past Kingston and Rochester to the limitless cruising opportunities of the Thousand Islands, down the St. Lawrence Seaway to Montreal, before heading south at Sorel, Quebec, through the Richelieu River and Chambly Canal to Lake Champlain and the Green Mountains of Vermont, andultimatelv back down the Hudson to Manhattan. This 1,400-mile voyage passe s through unspoiled wilderness, farmland, small towns, cosmopolitan cities—tne Northeast's inland waterways have it all. The Rumseys, one of North America's best-known cruising families, have painstakingly surveyed every harbor, cove, and point of interest along the route, pointing out the choice areas, and offering alternatives to the mundane. Their custom-drawn charts, which guide cruisers into secluded anchorages and crowded marinas alike, areunavailable anywhere else, and amount to an instant infusion of years of l ocal knowledge. A Cruising Guide to the Northeast's Inland Waterways is simnlv the best, most comprehensive cruising guide to the Northeast's best inland cruising." (from the dj). Contents : Preface; How to Use This Book; Enjoying the Area. Region 1 - The Hudson River : The Hudson River South: The Battery to Rondout Creek; The Hudson River North: Rondout Creek to Waterford. Region 2 - The Erie, Oswego, and Cayuga and Seneca Canals, and Cayuga andSeneca Lakes : The Erie Canal East: Waterford to Three Rivers; The Oswego Canal: Three Rivers to Oswego; The Erie Canal West: Three Rivers to North Tonawanda; The Cayuga and Seneca Canal and Cayuga and Seneca Lakes: The ErieCanal to North End Seneca Lake; Cayuga Lake: Lock SEN #1 to Ithaca; Seneca Lake: North End to Watkins Glen. Region 3 - The Upper Niagara River, East End lake Erie, and the Welland Canal : The Upper Niagara River and East EndLake Erie: North Tonawanda to Port Colborne Breakwater; The Welland Canal: Port Colborne Breakwater to Lake Ontario. Region 4 - Lake Ontario: America n and Canadian Shores : The American Shore: Fort Niagara to Tibbetts Point;The Canadian Shore: Fort Niagara to Kingston. Region 5 - The Thousand Isla nds, the St. Lawrence Seaway, and the Far Upper St. Lawrence River : The Thousand Islands via the Seaway Channel and/or the Canadian Middle Channel: The Seaway Channel: Tibbetts Point to Ironsides Island; The Canadian Middle Channel: Kingston to the Thousand Islands Bridge: The Bateau Channel; The Admiralty Channel; The Lakeeet Islands; The Navy Islands; The Canadian Middle Channel: The Thousand Islands Bridge to Ironsides Island: The Small CraftRoute; The Eastern Seaway Channel: Ironsides Island to Morristow;, The St. Lawrence Seaway and the Upper St. Lawrence River: Morristown to Sorel; The St. Lawrence Seaway: Morristown to Montreal; Secondary Channels to Lachine , Dorval, Pointe Claire, Beaconsfieldld, and Ste-Anne; The Upper St. Lawrence River: Montreal to Sorel: Varennes-Ile Charron Secondary Channel;Lanoraie-Ste-Therese Secondary Channel. Region 6 - Riviere Richelieu, the Chambly Canal, Lake Champlain, and the Champlain Canal : Riviere Richelieu and the Chambly Canal: Sorel to Old Rouses Point; Lake Champlain: Old Rouses Point to Whitehall; The Champlain Canal: Whitehall to Waterford. Appendix 1 - Approximate Seasonal Opening and Closing Schedules; Appendix 2 - Metric Conversions; Appendix 3 - Continuous Weather Reports; Appendix 4 - Marine Operators; Appendix 5 - Maintained Depth and Overhead Clearance Limitations; Appendix 6 - Anchorages, Marinas, and Nonmarina Dockage by Mile; Appendix 7 - Alphabetical Listing of Anchorages, Marinas, and NonmarinabDockage. Very goodin dustjacket. 30.00

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149 MARSHALL, Penny Rivers and Canals : A History in Photographs, 1850 to the Present Day
Macdonald, London, 1986, 
MARSHALL, Penny. Rivers and Canals: A History in Photographs, 1850 to the Present Day. London: Macdonald, (1986). Pp 48. 8vo, ill. boards. The Camera as Witness series. A collection of photographs depicting the breadth of thecanal experience in Britain, with instructive texts written for younger re aders. Discard stamp, else vg. 18.00

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150 MARTIN, E.G. et al IRVING, John UNDERHILL, Arthur WAITE, Brian Cruising & Ocean Racing. UK no dj
Seeley Service, London , 1948, 
MARTIN, E.G., John IRVING, J.R. BARNETT, George CORDEROY, W. LYALL, J.B. KIRKPATRICK, J. MACLEAN-BUCKLEY, W. McC. MEEK, L. RICHARDSON, R. SOMERSET SirArthur UNDERHILL & Brian WAITE, &c., &c. Cruising & Ocean Racing. With ove r five hundred Illustrations. London : Seeley Service & Co Limited, (1948).Pp [1]-592, frontis + 62 plates. Index. 8vo, brown cloth spine, reddish br own cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed dark brown, illustrated endpapers. Toy 4184. Vol.XV in The Lonsdale Library. Contents : Typesof Cruising Yachts; The Design of Cruising Yachts; Yacht Construction; Cru ising Yachts with Auxiliary Power; Some Details of Arrangements for Lighting, Heating, Sanitation, &c., &c.; Masts & Spars; Sails; Dinghies; Ground Tackle; Boatswain's Stores; Boatswain's Work; Painting & Varnishing; Fitting-out; Preparing for Sea; Getting Under Way; Maneuvering Under Sail; Passage-Making; Light Weather Gear; Heavy Weather; Anchorage, Bringing Up & StowingAway; Anchor Work, Mooring, &c.; Coastwise Yacht Navigation; Weather-Lore; Rule of the Road; Accidents & Mishaps; Working Repairs, &c.; Cooking; The Ship's Papers & Registration; The Engagement of Paid Hands; Going Foreign; Through the French Canals to the Mediterranean; Insurance; Laying-up; Permanent Moorings; Standing Rigging; Running Rigging; Some Legal Aspects of Yachting; Flag Etiquette; The Medicine Chest; Single-handed Sailing; Trade Wind Sailing; Ocean Racing; The Royal Norfolk & Suffolk Yacht Club; The Royal Cruising Club; Cruising Association; The Clyde Cruising Club; The Royal Ocean Racing Club; The Little Ship Club; The Irish Cruising Club; Books for the Yachtsman; General Index & Glossary of Sea Terms. Ex-library (spine label, inkstamps, rear pouch), remnant of tape to cloth and endpapers, else goodto very good in edgeworn dustjacket. As is. 60.00

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151 MARTIN, Nancy River Ferries. in dj.
Terence Dalton, Lavenham, Suffolk, 1980, ISBN:0900963999 
MARTIN, Nancy. River Ferries. Lavenham, Suffolk: Terence Dalton, 1980. First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1),1-128,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, white cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Nancy Martin discusses the ferrymen themselves, the licenses and tolls, the rights and obligations of the ferry owners. She introduces a wide variety of ferries, some long since past and many still inuse: the Mersey ferries serving the Birkenhead, Wallasey and Liverpool are a; the Hythe ferry across the River Test at Southampton; the last of the chain ferries across the River Yare at Reedham in Norfolk; the Gravesend to Tilbury fery used by Chalres I on his way to woo the Infanta of Spain and the Bigbury and Burgh Island 'Sea Tractor' in Devon which stands high on fourlarge wheels. The author also includes those ferries involved in crossing an 'arm of the sea', canals and lakes, amongst them those serving the Isle of Wight and others the Hebrides." - from the dj. Contents: 1. Crossing theWaters: Southern and Western England, Wales and North West England; 2. Cro ssing the Waters: The Tyne to the Thames; 3. London River; 4. Mainland to the Isle of Wight; 5. Canal and Lakeland; 6. Scottish Ferries; 7. Licenses and Tolls; 8. Ferrymen. Light spotting to top edge, name and bookplate to front pastedown, else very good in lightly edge-bumped dust jacket. 25.00

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152 MASSEY, Hart Leaky Iron Boat. 2nd pr. card covers
Stoddart, 1997, 
MASSEY, Hart. The Leaky Iron Boat : Nursing an Old Barge Through Holland, Belgium and France. Illustrations by Joe Weissmann. Tor.: Stoddart, (1997). Second Printing. Pp 228. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 15.00

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153 MASSEY, Hart VERNEY, John Travels with Lionel. in dj
Deneau Publishers, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:088879147x 
MASSEY, Hart. Travels with Lionel: A Small Barge in France. With illustrations by John Verney. Toronto: Deneau Publishers, 1988. Pp. (6),7-192, illustrated with drawings. 8vo, green cloth. "A short trip in a friend's rented boat on a river in Southern Ontario was enough to hook Hart Massey, retired architect, an dhis wife Melodie, on the boating life. Holidays on rented boats in Canada and all over Europe led them to the inevitable conclusion -- they wanted a boat of their own. 'Travels with Lionel' describes their search for a barge, and their subsequent leisurely cruising on Lionel, an old Dutch-built sixty-footer." - from the dj. Includes barge-trips on the Rhone,Saone, Moselle, and Rhine rivers. Vg in dj. 17.50

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154 McCUTCHEON, W.A. Industrial Archaeology of Northern Ireland. in dj.
HMSO, Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland, Belfast, 1980, ISBN:0337081549 
McCUTCHEON, W.A. The Industrial Archaeology of Northern Ireland . Belfast: HMSO, Department of he Environment for Northern Ireland, (1980). Pp. [i]-xlv,(3),[1]-395,(1), + 156 p. of plates and 4 more folding plates. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue-green cloth with silver device to front and silver lettering to spine. An extensive survey of industrial development throughout the history of Northern Ireland, focusing largely on the commercial activity in the region in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, as the Industrial Revolution began in earnest. Includes numerous nautical aspects, including but not limited to: canal building and the subsequent inland navigation aboard vessels on these newly constructed waterways, port maintenanceand build-up, the construction of roads and bridges, the development of st eam power for uses on land and on water, &c., &c. With over 850 photographs. Vg in very lightly edgeworn dj. 250.00

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155 McKNIGHT, Hugh Shell Book of Inland Waterways. UK in dj
David & Charles, 1975, 
McKNIGHT, Hugh. The Shell Book of Inland Waterways. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1975). Pp 496. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cloth. Toy 3153. Vg in dj. 35.00

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156 MERRITT, William Hamilton) John M. BASSETT and A.R. PETRIE BASSETT, John M. PETRIE, A.R. Canadians series) William Hamilton Merritt : Canada's Father of Transportation
Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Don Mills, ON, 1974, ISBN:0889022003 
(MERRITT, William Hamilton) John M. BASSETT and A.R. PETRIE. William Hamilton Merritt : Canada's Father of Transportation. (Don Mills, ON): Fitzhenry & Whiteside, (1974). Pp. (2),[1]-61,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A volume in The Canadians series. Faint cover creasing, elsevg. 7.50

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157 METCALFE, Leon, and John VINCE. Discovering Canals : A guide for the motorist.
Shire Publications, Tring, Herts., 1970, 
METCALFE, Leon, and John VINCE. Discovering Canals : A guide for the motorist. Tring, Herts.: Shire Publications, August 1970. Revised Edition. Pp [1]-48. Illustrated. Map. Small 8vo, illustrated white stapled card covers, lettered in red. Contents : Introduction; Canal features; The Kennet and AvonCanal; The Grand Union Canal; The Grand Union Canal (Norton to Kibworth); The Oxford Canal; The Stratford-on-Avon Canal; The Worcester and BirminghamCanal; The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal; The Llangollen Canal; T he Shropshire Union Canal; The Trent and Mersey Canal; The Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Rubbed and lightly browned, else very good. 10.00

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158 MIKA, Nick and Helma Canada's First Railway : The Champlain and St. Lawrence. in dj.
Mika, Belleville, ON, 1985, ISBN:0919303986 
MIKA, Nick and Helma. Canada's First Railway : The Champlain and St. Lawrence. Belleville, Ont. : Mika Pub. Co., 1985. Pp. (4),5-64. Illustrated. Square 8vo, red cloth. Nick Mika (b. Nicholas Mika-Wladimirnk, Nicholas 1912, in the Ukraine - d. 1997). Helma Rosa Kate Mika. Contents: A Colourful Beginning; Canals or Railroads?; The Proposal for a Railroad; Montreal in 1832; The First Stockholders' Meeting; The First Locomotive of the Champlain and St. Lawrence Railroad; The Opening of the Champlain and St. Lawrence Railroad; Operation of the Champlain and St. Lawrence Railroad; Recollections. Vgin flyleaf-clipped dustjacket. 20.00

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159 MIN, Lee Red Flag Canal. First Edition.
Peking, Foreign Languages Press, 1974, 
MIN, Lee. Red Flag Canal. Peking : Foreign Languages Press, 1974. First Printing. Pp (4),1-61,(3) + 40 pages of b&w photos + folding map at front ("Sketch Map of the Red Flag Canal"). Small 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, red lettering to front and spine. Based upon the construction of the Red Flag Canal in Linhsien County, Honan Province. Chapters [un-numbered in the text] are: 1. A History of Water Famine; 2. Channelling the Waters of the Changho River; 3. Battling with the Taihang Mountains; 4. Advancing through Difficulties; 5. The Masses are the Real Heroes; 6. Working for a Common Cause; 7. Harvest. Very good. With errata slip at rear and folding reader response sheet laid in. 20.00

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160 MORGAN, Robert J. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 78, No.3 BRUEMMER, Fred McKECHNIE, N.D. Georgian Bay Canal. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 78, No. 3, March, 1969
Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1969, 
MORGAN, Robert J. "The Georgian Bay Canal.” An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Volume LXXVIII, No. 3, March, 1969, pp 90-97. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1969. Pp [i]-[v],76-111,vi-x,(2) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Zimmerman, A Canal Bibliography p.138. Also includes N.D. McKechnie's “The Mineral Industry in British Columbia” (pp 76-89); Fred Bruemmer's “The Polar Bear” (pp 98-105); T. Ritchie's “A History of Windmills and Their Place in Canadian Life” (pp 106-109); Lyn Harrington's “Sunday Around Mexico City” (pp 110-111). Cover photo of children fascinated by a dinosaur display in the National Museum of Canada, Ottawa. Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 16.00

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