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141 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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142 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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143 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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144 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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145 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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146 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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147 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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148 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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149 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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150 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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151 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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152 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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153 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. 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 Champlainand St. Lawrence Railroad; Recollections. Vg in flyleaf-clipped dustjacket . 20.00

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154 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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155 Navigation - Proceedings] VIIe Congres International de Navigation : Guide-Programme, Bruxelles, 1898
Xavier Havermans, Bruxelles, 1898, 
[Navigation - Proceedings]. VIIe Congrčs International de Navigation : Guide-Programme, Bruxelles, 1898 . Bruxelles: (imprimerie de Xavier Havermans),1898. Pp. [i]-xxvii,(3),[1]-308,(4). Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated l imp grey cloth boards with blank spine. A selection of articles from a congress on navigation held in Brussels near the end of the nineteenth century,containing a myriad of information on canal and port navigation throughout Belgium. Text in French. Some wear and discolouration to edges, spine-ends , and outer hinges, inner hinges repaired, chipping to endpapers, a couple of intermittent splits to dog-eared corners (not affecting text), else vg. 180.00

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156 Ottawa Book Collectors) WETHEY, Harry D.W. JENKINS, William D. GESNER, Abraham) Miscellany 2
Ottawa Book Collectors, Ottawa, 1994, 
(Ottawa Book Collectors). Miscellany 2: Further Papers on Books and Book Collecting. Ottawa : 1994. Pp 149. Illustrated. 8vo, printed cream card covers. Includes two articles of nautical interest: Harry D.W. Wethey's "The Last Lifeboat: Myths and Mysteries of the Titanic" (pp.22-41) and William D. Jenkins' "The Literature of Canals and Inland Waterways" (pp.54-70). New. 20.00

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157 OWEN, David Exploring England by Canal. in dj.
David & Charles, 1986, ISBN:0715387685 
OWEN, David. Exploring England by Canal. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, (1986). Pp 208. 16 pages of plates. 8vo, green cloth. Toy 3181. "After a look at the fascinating history of the canals, and the great engineering features, Dr Owen moves on to the practicalities of cruising, offering a host of helpful tips on operating locks, negotiating tunnels, the rules of the road,mooring and the respective merits of hiring or buying boats." -from the dj . With itineraries and cruising routes. Vg in rubbed dj. 30.00

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158 OWEN, David E. Water Rallies. First Edition in dustjacket.
J.M. Dent & Sons , London , 1969, 
OWEN, David E. Water Rallies. With eight pages of plates and a map. London : J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., (1969). First Edition. Pp [i]-ix,(1),1-144,(2),+ 8pp plates. Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Author' s account of cruises along various British waterways and of the boat rallies he has attended. Toy 3923a. Contents : 1. Why rally? 2. To Stratford-on-Avon. 3. The Lower Avon. 4. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal. 5. A new boat is launched. 6. Marple and the Cheshire Ring. 7. Brief interlude - the Caldon revisited. 8. Canal and river to Leicester. 9. Two hundred years of pleasure cruising. Very good in edgeworn, price-clipped dustjacket. 20.00

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159 Panama Canal Rules and Regulations Governing Navigation of the Panama Canal and AdjacentWaters.
Panama Canal Press, Mount Hope, C.Z., 1925, 
(Panama Canal). Rules and Regulations Governing Navigation of the Panama Canal and Adjacent Waters. Mount Hope, C.Z.: The Panama Canal Press, 1925. Pp[1]-84,+ errata slip tipped in. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, printed green car d covers. Contents : 1. General. 2. Arriving and Departing Vessels. 3. Admeasurement and Tolls. 4. Pilots. 5. Requirements Concerning Officers, Crew, Equipment, and Passengers. 6. Navigation in Canal Harbors. 7. Accidents andClaims. 8. Quarantine. 9. Exclusion of Undesirables. 10. Exclusion of Chin ese. 11. Customs Administration. 12. Vessel Inspection Service. 13. Radio Communication. 14. Miscellaneous. 15. Information : Port Captains; Signals and Signal Stations; Services and Supplies; Mails; General. Covers rubbed and smudged, short tear to fore-edge, else very good. 60.00

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160 Panama Canal) Souvenir of the Panama Canal.
I.L. Maduro's Souvenir Store, 0, 
(Panama Canal). Souvenir of the Panama Canal. Panama : I.L. Maduro's Souvenir Store, n.d. Pp 32. Oblong 8vo, colour illusttated card covers. Viewbook illustrated with black and white photographs. Vg. 30.00

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