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161 DIETZ, Lew Rivers of America LOW, George MUSKIE, Edmund S. Allagash. First Edition in dustjacket
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, Chicago & San Francisco, 1968, 
DIETZ, Lew. The Allagash. Illustrated by George Low. New York, Chicago & San Francisco : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1968). First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xiv,(2),3-354. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. A volume in the Rivers of America series. Fitzgerald, The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography,A1. "In the heart of Maine's North Country the Allagash River flows northw ard a hundred miles through uplands of unbroken forest. A region as well asa river, the Allagash's vast watershed forms the center of the wild land t hat blankets northwestern Maine. Because of its remoteness, these half-million acres, once the hunting ground of the Abnaki, remain a woddsman's worldof paddle and portage, of wild trout and night-crying loon. Its story is e ngagingly told by Lew Dietz in this fine addition to the Rivers of America series. "With the coming of the white man. the Alalgash wildreness was despoiled of its white pine - essential as masts for sailing ships - but the very greed of the landowning lumbermen in a way protected the river. They prevented homesteading so that they would have free access to the river, and even indulged in private wars with Canada to prevent poaching, trespass cutting, and dynamiting of dams. For the Canadians wanted lumber to flow north like the river and use their outlets to the sea. Maine lumbermen, with dogged determination and a series of dams, got the lumber to Bangor instead. "The Allagash story is colorful, with its loggers, poachers, inventors who tried to lick the wilderness - despoilers all. But there were also the wilderness lovers like Henry David Thoreau, whose Maine Woods journals brought endless campers to the Allagash; the game wardens who, at cost to their lives, protected the wildlife; the guides, the map makers, and the naturalists who covered the country foot by foot. "And finally there are the conservationists who in 1966 made the Allagash a 'wilderness river' by law and gave toMaine the honor being the first state in the union to take positive steps in the preservation of its natural heritage by sdaving an entire river. "A skillful writer of history and naturtal history alike, Lew Dietz evokes through his love of the out-of-doors the sights, sounds, and smells of the river, its great stands of evergreen, its animal dwellers. With equal skill hedelineates the men who, in their various ways, made the Allagash what it i s. A native of Rockport, Maine, Mr Dietz has explored the Allagash country by foot and canoe." - from the dustjacket. Contents : Foreword by Senator Edmund S. Muskie (pp.xiii,-xiv). Part I. 1. The River; 2. In the Beginning; 3. Children of the Myths; 4. The Strangers; 5. The People of the White Rocks. Part II. 6. The Curtain Rises; 7. Dreamer and Map Maker [Moses Greenleaf]; 8. White Pine and the North Woods; 9. The River Is Home; 10. The Royal Road; 11. The Battle of the Ditch; 12. The Bloodless War; 13. Daylight in the Swamp. Part III. 14. Scientists and Sufferers; 15. A Man to Remember [Henry David Thoreau]; 16. Boats, "Bullgines" and Stages; 17. Romantics and Rusticators; 18. Moosetowners, Squatters and Horseboats; 19. Wilderness Warden[Cassius 'Cash' Austin]; 20. King Spruce and Some Yankee Mechanics; 21. Th e Long Road Back. With notes, bibliography and index. Some light browning to endpapers, else very good in unclipped but slightly spine-darkened dustjacket with some soiling to bottom of rear panel.and some drip marks to spine. 80.00

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162 DIXON-SCOTT, James, photographer ALLEN, Fletcher (intro.) Fair Rivers of Southern England. 3rd UK in dj.
Frederick Muller, London, 1946, 
DIXON-SCOTT, James, photographer. The Fair Rivers of Southern England ; with an introduction by Fletcher Allen. L.: Frederick Muller, (1946). Third Edition. Pp. 11 + 64 p. of illustrations. 8vo, green cloth. Very minor edgewear, else vg in chipped dj. 15.00

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163 DOHAN, Mary Helen ROOSEVELT, Nicholas J. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. 1st US in dj
Dodd, Mead, New York, 1981, ISBN:0396079830 
DOHAN, Mary Helen. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Co., (1981). First Printing. Pp 194. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth spine. The story of Nicholas J. Roosevelt and the New Orleans, the first steamboat to travel the Mississippi. Vg in nicked dj. 25.00

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164 DOHAN, Mary Helen ROOSEVELT, Nicholas J. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. US book club in dj
Dodd, Mead, New York, 1981, ISBN:0396079830 
DOHAN, Mary Helen. Mr. Roosevelt's Steamboat. N.Y.: Dodd, Mead & Co., (1981). Book Club Edition. Pp 194. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth spine. The story of Nicholas J. Roosevelt and the New Orleans, the first steamboat to travel the Mississippi. Vg in nicked dj. 20.00

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165 DONOVAN, Frank River Boats of America From Flatboats to Floating Palaces, From the Cotton Blossom to the Staten Island Ferry 1st pr, in dj
Thomas Y. Crowell, 1966, 
DONOVAN, Frank. River Boats of America. [dj adds: From Flatboats to Floating Palaces, From the Cotton Blossom to the Staten Island Ferry]. NY: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1966). First Printing. Pp (6),1-298. Illustrated. 8vo, pale green cloth. "Upon America's many rivers, watery highroads of its conquest and settlement, an astonishing company of vessels has floated, sailed, and churned into history. Indian canoes and colonial sloops, flatboats and keelboats, paddle-wheeled freight and passenger boats, showboats, circus boats, and luxurious 'floating palaces'- their story is a microcosm of America, andFrank Donovan evokes all its romantic appeal and harsh reality." -from the dj. Chapters : 1. The Running Roads; 2. Before the Fire Canoe; 3. The Comi ng of Walk-in-the-Water ; 4. Steamboats in the East; 5. Steamboats in the West; 6. Steamboats in the North; 7. Mountain Boats and Grasshoppers; 8. Bonanza Boats; 9. River Boats at War; 10. Floating Palaces; 11. Drama and Glamour Afloat; 12. The Decline of the River Boats. With brief bibliography andindex. Vg in nicked dj. 35.00

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166 DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of B.C. Sternwheel Steamers. Volume One
B.C. Outdoors Magazine,, Cloverdale, B.C., 1967, 
DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of B.C. Sternwheel Steamers. Volume One. (Cloverdale, B.C.: B.C. Outdoors Magazine, 1967). Pp i-v,6-72. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, photo-illustrated stapled card covers. Chapters : 1. The Vessels; 2. Lower Fraser River - Part One; 3. Lower Fraser River - Part Two; 4. Cariboo and Central B.C.; 5. Skeena and Stikine Rivers. With nearly 100 b&w photos. Some wear and light creasing to covers,else very good. 15.00

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167 DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of the B.C.-Yukon Sternwheel Steamers. Volume Two.
Foremost Publishing Co, Surrey, B.C., 1971, 
DOWNS, Art. Paddlewheels on the Frontier : The Story of the B.C.-Yukon Sternwheel Steamers. Volume Two. (Surrey, B.C.: Foremost Publishing Co. Ltd., 1971). Pp [i]-iii,4-80. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapledcard covers. Chapters : 1. Kamloops and Shuswap Country. 2. The Okanagan. 3. Columbia and Kootenay Rivers. 4. Arrow and Kootenay Lakes. 5. Northern B.C. and Yukon. Very good. 15.00

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168 DOYEL, David E., and Jeffrey S. DEAN (eds.) DEAN, Jeffrey S. REID, J. Jefferson Environmental Change and Human Adaptation in the Ancient American Southwest. First Printing
University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 2006, ISBN:9780874808537 
DOYEL, David E., and Jeffrey S. DEAN (eds.). Environmental Change and HumanAdaptation in the Ancient American Southwest. Salt Lake City : The Univers ity of Utah Press, (2006). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-xvi,[1]-344. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Cntents : 1. Culture, environment, and adaptation : perspectives from the ancient Southwest (by Jeffrey S. Dean and David E. Doyel). 2. Early people, early maize, and late archaic ecology in the Southwest (by Alan H. Simmons). 3. Prehistoric human response to landscape change in the American Southwest (by Michael R. Waters). 4. Cross-cultural perspectives on prehispanic Hohokam agricultural potential (by Suzanne K. Fish and Paul R. Fish). 5. Long-term streamflow reconstructions, river channel morphology, and aboriginal irrigationsystems along the Salt and Gila rivers (by Donald A. Graybill [and others] . 6. Subsistence management strategies in the grasshopper region, east-central Arizona (by J. Jefferson Reid, Donald A. Graybill, and Ann Clair Seiferle-Valencia). 7. Settlement history and environmental variability in the upper Little Colorado River Valley, Arizona (by David E. Doyel). 8. Subsistence stress and food storage at Kiet Siel, northeastern Arizona (by Jeffrey S. Dean). 9. The effects of environmental fluctuations on ancient livelihoods : implications of paleoeconomic evidence from the Upper Basin, northern Arizona (by Alan P. Sullivan III and Anthony H. Ruter). 10. Environmental variation and prehistoric culture in the Mimbres area, southwestern New Mexico (by Darrell Creel). 11. Tree rings, drought, and the pueblo abandonment of south-central New Mexico in the 1670s (by James A. Parks, Jeffrey S. Dean, and Julio L. Betancourt). 12. Sky as environment : solar eclipses and Hohokam culture change (by W. Bruce Masse and Fred Espenak). 13. The resurgence of the co-evolution of human and natural landscape studies in the American Southwest (by George J. Gumerman). Very good. 50.00

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169 DRUMMOND, Henry Humboldt Library, 104) Tropical Africa
Humboldt Pub. Co., New York, 1888, 
DRUMMOND, Henry. Tropical Africa . NY: The Humboldt Pub. Co., 1888. Pp. 68.Double column. 8vo, printed yellow card covers. The Humboldt Library, Nove mber 1888, no. 104. The Scottish theologian's presentation of the natural history of Africa along the Zambesi river, and into the Nyassa/Tanganyika region. Covers nicked and smudged, spine browned with a small chip to tail, name stamp, else vg. 40.00

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170 DUCKHAM, Baron F. Yorkshire Ouse. US in dj
Augustus M. Kelley, 1968, 
DUCKHAM, Baron F. The Yorkshire Ouse : The History of a River Navigation. With 31 Plates and 10 Maps. N.Y.: Augustus M. Kelley Publishers, 1968. Pp 226. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 3057. "This is a clear and comprehensive account ofman's improvement and use of the tideway and upper reaches of one of Engla nd's greatest rivers. The Yorkshire Ouse, some 50 miles in length and once naturally navigable up to York, was a vital trading route throughout the Middle Ages and, until the coming of the railways in the nineteenth century, provided the essential outlet to the sea for the industrial West Riding andthe South Yorkshire coalfield." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 30.00

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171 DUGAS, Jean Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 84, No.2 PENNIE, A.M. GILBERTSON, Forbes Évolution de l'industrie minière au Québec / Mineral development in Quebec.An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 84, No. 2, February, 197 2
Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1972, 
DUGAS, Jean. "Évolution de l'industrie minière au Québec / Mineral development in Quebec.” An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXXXIV, No. 2, February, 1972, pp 36-49. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1972. Pp (3),36-69,iv-ix,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. TripleColumn. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Also includes A.M. Pennie 's “Scientists past and present in Robeson Channel” (pp 50-55); M. Csapo's “Barong protects the new hospital” (pp 56-59); J. Turner's “The trumpeter swans of Lonesome Lake, B.C.” (pp 60-61); Forbes Gilbertson's “The Don : an urban river struggling for survival” (pp 62-69). Cover photo of members of the Don Patrol removing pollution from Toronto's Don River system. Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 10.00

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Wild Life and the Camera. US no dj , DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe
172 DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe Wild Life and the Camera. US no dj
Lippincott, 1912, 
DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe, f.r.g.s. Wild Life and the Camera. Illustrated. Phil.: J.B. Lippincott Company / L.: William Heinemann, 1912. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[1]-332, frontis.+ 47 plates. 8vo, dark blue cloth. O'Dea 1533. With an index. Chapters with Newfoundland content : 2. The Caribou Migration in Newfoundland, (pp.25-45, with 5 photos); 16. My First Salmon: A Fishing Trip to Newfoundland, (pp.223-233); 17. Salmon Fishing in Newfoundland, (pp.235-254, with 3 photos); 15. Fishing for Sea-Trout in New Brunswick Rivers (pp.211-222, with 1 photo). Other chapters : 1. Bird Photography, Animal Photography; 3. The Story of a Porcupine Hunt; Birds and the Camera; 5. "Bluey": A True Story of the very best Pet Bird; 6. My Chicadee Friends; 7. The Warbler Family; 8. The Vireo and the Cowbird; 9. Notes on the Breeding Habits of the American Woodcock; 10. Shooting Wild Ducks and Geese with the Camera; 11. The Whistling Swan of the Currituck Sound; 12. Two 'Possums and several Mistakes; 13. A Fishing Trip to the High Sierras of California for Gilbert and Golden Trout; 14. Yellow Tail Fishing off Catalina Island; 18. Alone up Mt. Katahdin; 19. The Heart of Winter; 20. More about Winter and the Tracks of the Animals in the Snow; 21. The Life of the Trapper, the Man for whom the Cold Weather is a Source of Livelihood; 22. Camping for all Seasons. Rubbed, hinges tender, bookplate, else vg. 100.00

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173 DUNCANSON, John Victor. MORRISON, Walter K., maps. CHAMBERS, Robert W., ill. Newport, Nova Scotia - A Rhode Island Township. First Edition in dustjacket
Mika Publishing Company, Belleville, Ontario, 1985, ISBN:0919303927 
DUNCANSON, John Victor. Newport, Nova Scotia - A Rhode Island Township. Illustrated by Robert W. Chambers. Cartography by Walter K. Morrison. Belleville, Ontario : Mika Publishing Company, 1985. First Printing. Pp (6),i-xix,(4),1-494,(6) + folding map at rear. With a few b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. John Victor Duncanson (born August 25, 1918, Windsor, N.S. - d. January 14, 1999, Falmouth, Hants County, N.S.). "The eastern section of the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia was settled in 1760 by New England Planters who received land grants from George III in four townships: Cornwallis, Horton, Falmouth and Newport. These lands were situated along the tidal rivers of the ancient districts of Mines and Pisiquid and had been occupioed by the Acadian French from the mid 1600's. 'Newport, Nova Scotia: A Rhode Island Township' gives an account of the early days of one of these Planter townships. It includes detailed biographical and genealogical information on the original families who were mainly from the colony of Rhode Island. The historical section has information regarding the government's plans for the arrival of the Planters in 1760 and a summary of the first days of the settlementand the arrangements for the land surveys and distribution of the Royal gr ant lands. Also included is information concerning the Acadian families wholived in the Newport area until the Expulsion of 1755. There are also list s of persons who received grants from the Crown in the areas adjacent to Newport Township including: Windsor, Falmouth, Kempt, Rawdon, Douglas and theMan-of-War grant." - from the dustjacket. With extensive genealogical inde x. Contents (pp. 1-50): 1. The Acadian Settlement of Pisiquid; 2. Preparations for the Pisiquid, Newport and Falmouth Settlements; 3. The Founding of the Township of Newport. Appendices (pp. 51-73): A. Councillor's Grant 28 August 1759; B. Pisiquid Grant 29 August 1759; C. Scott-Tonge Grant 29 August 1760; D. Mauger et al Grant 1 September 1759; E. Man-Of-War Grant 9 April1761; F. Falmouth Township Grant 21 July 1761; G. Rawdon Township Grant 3 August 1784; H. Windsor, NS Assessment Roll 1791; I. Douglas Township Grant11 January 1810; J. Business Directories (selected) from the 1871 A.F. Chu rch Hants County Map. Genealogical Section (pp. 81-453): includes the following family names: Albro, Allen, Alline, Babcock, Bailey, Baker, Bentley, Borden, Bourgeois, Brenton, Brightman, Burgess, Butts, Card, Carden, Chambers, Chapman, Church, Clarke, Cottnam, Delesdernier, Deschamps, Dimock, Ellis, Fish, Gosbee, Haliburton, Harvie-Harvey, Irish, Jeffers, Juhan, Knowles, Lake, Macumber, Michener, Mosher, Mumford, Potter, Rathbun, Reynolds, Rogers, Sanford, Shaw, Shey, Simpson, Slocum, Smith, Straight, Stewart, Walley, Weaver, Weedon-Weeden, Westcott, Weir-Wier, Wilcox, Wood, Woodman, Woolaver, and Yorke. Very good in dustjacket. 175.00

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174 EATON, Sara SMITH, Merle ADAMS, Charles Moccasin and Cross. in dustjacket
Copp Clark Publishing Co. Limited, Vancouver / Toronto / Montreal, 1959, 
EATON, Sara. Moccasin and Cross. Illustratons and cover design by Merle Smith. Map by Charles Adams. Vancouver / Toronto / Montreal : Copp Clark Publishing Co. Limited, (1959). Pp (6),vii,(1),1-181,(3). Illustrated. Map. 8vo,grey cloth, red lettering to spine, red vignettes to front board. A juveni le novel. "Young Jean is oniy twelve when he accompanies Father Jogues and a small band of Huron Indians up the St. Lawrence and Ottawa rivers to father Brebeuf's Christion missions to the Hurons at Ossossané. Through young Jean, the reader is caught up in the fearsome tale of valiant voyageurs braving the savage Iroquois menace along the St. Lawrence in the early days of New France to bring supplies to the lonely outpost of Ste Marie in Huronia.From the moment the Iroquois menace leaps from the printed page to the fin al flight of the embattled remnants of the once proud and mighty Huron Indians, Moccasin and Cross carries the reader down an exciting path of high adventure. Readers will appreciate Jean's wild panic when he wakes early one morning to hear the chilling war cries ot the dread Iroquois warriors as they swarm over the flimsy defences of the little mission at St. Ignace in a surprise raid at dawn; they will excite to the description of young Jean's Indian friend, Tondakhra, fleeing an Iroquois war party in an effort to warn the other Huron villages of the Iroquois presence; they will warm to the dignified bravery of men like Father Brebeuf, Father Jogues, Chief Arenio, and the chief's son, Tondakhra. Here is a tale to delignt the most criticaljuvenile reader whose love of high adventure yarns is never satisfied. Ind eed, it's a dandy tale." (from the dj). Very good in edgeworn and torn dustjacket. 15.00

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175 EDWARDS, David F. Newcomen Society Saco-Lowel (1813-1950) A Saga of New England Enterprise. 2nd pr
Newcomen Society, 1950, 
EDWARDS, David F. "Saco-Lowell" (1813-1950) A Saga of New England Enterprise. [N.Y.] : Newcomen Society American Branch, (April) 1950. Second Printing. Pp. (4),5-32. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 17.50

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176 EDWARDS, Elizabeth Anthropology and Photography, 1860-1920. First Edition in dustjacket.
Yale University Press, The Royal Anthropological Institute, New Haven and London, 1992, ISBN:0300051689 
EDWARDS, Elizabeth, ed. Anthropology & Photography, 1860-1920. Edited by Elizabeth Edwards. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, in association with The Royal Anthropological Institute, 1992. First Printing. Pp. (4),v-xi,(3),3-275,(1). Illustrated. Double column. 4to, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The book opens with five substantial essays on the nature of photography, visual perception, theoretical and historical approachesto anthropological photography, and the photograph as a document. These ar e followed by twenty shorter essays by leading anthropologists and historians with special interest in visual representation. The essays examine the content and historical contexts of a range of 157 remarkable photographs, drawn mainly from RAI collections, many reproduced for the first time." - from the dustjacket. Contents: Part I: Introductory Essays: Historical and Theoretical Perspectives: 1. Elizabeth Edwards's "Introduction"; 2. Terence Wright's "Photography: Theories of Realism and Convention"; 3. Joanna C. Scherer's "The Photographic Document: Photographs as Primary Data in Anthropological Enquiry"; 4. Roslyn Poignant's "Surveying the Field of View: The Making of the RAI Photographic Collection"; 5. Christopher Pinney's "The Parallel Histories of Anthropology and Photography". Part II: Case Studies: 6. Frank Spencer's "Some Notes on the Attempt to Apply Photography to Anthropometry during the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century"; 7. Elizabeth Edwards's "Science Visualized: E.H. Man in the Andaman Islands"; 8. Brian Street's"British Popular Anthropology: Exhibiting and Photographing the Other"; 9. Brian W. Dippie's "Representing the Other: The North American Indian"; 10. Margaret B. Blackman's "Of 'Peculiar Carvings and Architectural Devices': Photographic Ethnohistory and the Haida Indians"; 11. Ira Jacknis's "GeorgeHunt, Kwakiutl Photographer"; 12. H.L. Seneviratne's "The Fading of Appear ances: Anthropological Observations on a Nineteenth-Century Photograph"; 13. Martha Macintyre and Maureen MacKenzie's "Focal Length as an Analogue of Cultural Distance"; 14. Christopher Pinney's "Underneath the Banyan Tree: William Crooke and Photographic Depictions of Caste"; 15. Nicholas J. Bradford's "Whose Post is It? A Photo-ethnographic Conundrum from South India"; 16. Paul Hockings's "The Yellow Bough: Rivers's Use of Photography in The Todas"; 17. Donald Tayler's "'Very loveable human beings': The Photography ofEverard im Thurn"; 18. Jan Vansina's "Photographs of the Sankuru and Kasai River Basin Expedition Undertaken by Emil Torday (1876-1931) and M.W. Hilt on Simpson (1881-1936)"; 19. Naziha Hamouda's "Two Portraits of Auresian Women"; 20. James C. Faris's "Photography, Power and the Southern Nuba"; 21. Gwyn Prins's "The Battle for Control of the Camera in Late-nineteenth-century Western Zambia"; 22. Anne Salmond's "Te Tokanga-nui-a-noho Meeting-house"; 23. Vivienne Rae-Ellis's "The Representation of Trucanini"; 24. Richard Pankhurst's "The Political Image: The Impact of the Camera in an Ancient Independent African State"; 25. Judith Binney's "Two Maori Portraits: Adoption of the Medium". Very good in dustjacket. Due to the size of this book, extra shipping charges may be necessary to cover postage on international orders. 75.00

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177 EICHHORN, Franz SAVILL, Mervyn (trans.) Lost World of the Amazon. First English Edition
Souvenir Press, London, 1955, 
EICHHORN, Franz. The Lost World of the Amazon ; translated by Mervyn Savill. L.: Souvenir Press, (1955). First English Edition. Pp. 188 + 32 p. of black and white plates. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The author's travels by boat up the Amazon, and the anthropological and natural discoveries he and his crew made while filming on the journey are depicted inthis volume. Contents: 1. Preliminary Skirmishes, 2. Underwater with the F lesh-eating Pirahna, 3. Lovely, Treacherous Marajó, 4. The River of a Thousand Crocodiles, 5. A Star is Stillborn, 6. Filming the Festa, 7. People andPlaces, 8. The Great Tidal Wave, 9. Shooting Indians, Modern Style, 10. Fr om the Orchid to the Jacaranimboia. Very slightly cocked, small bump to rear bottom edge, fore-edge spotted, else vg. 15.00

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178 EKWALL, Eilert. English River-Names.
Clarendon Press, Oxford , 1968, 
EKWALL, Eilert. English River-Names. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, (1968). Reprint. Pp [i]-xcii,[1]-488. Index. 8vo, dark blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. First published in 1928. Contents : [Part I] - Introduction : 1. Plan and scope of the book. 2. Names applied to more rivers than one. Rivers with alternative names,. 3. Various Types of Names. 4. Distribution of the various Types of Names. 5. Phonology of British Names. 6. Some British Suffixes. 7. The Old-English inflexion of River-names. 8. Place-names derived from River-names. 9. Disappearance of River-names. 10. Arrangement of the Book. [Part II] - English River-Names. Slightly splayed, smudge to fore-edge, penned note to title-page, else very good in dustjacket (penned note to rear flap). 95.00

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179 EL-SABH, Mohammed I. and Norman SILVERBERG (eds.) SILVERBERG, Norman Coastal and Estuarine Studies, no. 39) Oceanography of a Large-Scale Estuarine System : The St. Lawrence
Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1990, ISBN:3540974067 1990 3540974067 / 9783540974062 
EL-SABH, Mohammed I. and Norman SILVERBERG (eds.). Oceanography of a Large-Scale Estuarine System : The St. Lawrence . Edited by Mohammed I. El-Sabh and Norman Silverberg. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, (1990). Pp. [i]-x,[1]-434,(4). Diagrams, tables, graphs in the text. 8vo, green cloth with white lettering to front and spine.

Number 39 in the Coastal and Estuarine Studies series.

Contents:
1. El-Sabh and Silverberg's "The St. Lawrence Estuary: Introduction",
2. El-Sabh and Murty's "Mathematical Modelling of Tides in the St. Lawrence Estuary",
3. Tee's "Meteorologically and Buoyancy Induced Subtidal Salinity and Velocity Variations in the St. Lawrence Estuary",
4. Ingram and El-Sabh's "Fronts and Mesoscale Features in the St. Lawrence Estuary",
5. Mertz and Gratton's "Topographic Waves and Topographically Induced Motions in the St. Lawrence Estuary",
6. 'dAnglejan's "Recent Sediments and Sediment Transport Processes in the St. Lawerence Estuary",
7. Drapeau's "Nearshore Sediment Dynamics in the St. Lawrence Estuary",
8. Yeats's "Reactivity and Transport of Nutrients and Metals in the St. Lawrence Estuary",
9. Gearing and Pocklington's "Organic Geochemical Studies in the St. Lawrence Estuary", 10. Silverberg nad Sundby's "Sediment-Water Interaction and Early Diagenesis in the Laurentian Trough",
11. Cossa's "Chemical Contaiminants in the St. Lawrence Estuary and the Saguenay Fjord",
12. Therriault, Legendre, and Demers's "Oceanography and Ecology of Phytoplankton in the St. Lawrence Estuary",
13. Runge and Simard's "Zooplankton of the St. Lawrence Estuary: The Imprint of PHysical Processes on its Composition and Distribution",
14. de Lafontaine's "Ichthyoplankton Communities in the St. Lawrence Estuary: Composition and Dynamics",
15. Vincent's "The Macrobenthic Fauna of the St. Lawrence Estuary",
16. Gagne and Sinclair's "Marine Fisheries Resources and Oceanography of the St. Lawrence Estuary",
17. Schafer, Smith and Cote's "The Saguenay Fjord: A Major Tributary to the St. Lawrence Estuary",
18. Silverberg and El-Sabh's "The St. Lawrence Estuary: Concluding Remarks".

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180 ELLISON, Wally Waterfalls : Cape Breton's Hidden Treasures. signed by author
2013, 
ELLISON, Wally. Waterfalls : Cape Breton's Hidden Treasures. [Nova Scotia :The author, 2013]. Pp (96). Illustrated. Maps. 4to, illustrated tan card c overs, lettered in white, with a blank spine. Contents : Introduction; BookOutline; Themes throughout the book; The Rivers of Cape Breton; The Brooks of Cape Breton; Historical Perspectiv es; The names of Brooks and Waterfal ls; Cape Breton's Waterfalls; The Brooks and Waterfalls of the Creignish Hills; The Brooks and Waterfalls of the Margaree Watershed; The Brooks and Waterfalls of Northern Cape Breton; The Brooks and Waterfalls of Hills that Border the Bras d'Or Lakes; Miscellaneous Brooks & Waterfalls; Harnessing the Power of the Brooks; Names and Locations of the Waterfalls. Very good. Signed without inscription by the author. 20..00

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