Title: Steamers of the Thames and Medway. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Richard Tilling, London, 1949,
Seller ID: 76222
BURTT, Frank. Steamers of the Thames and Medway. London : Richard Tilling, 1949. Pp. (6),7-192,(2). Illustrated with black and white plates and colourfrontis. 8vo, red cloth cover with gilt lettering to spine. Cohen, The Tha mes, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography, p.287. Chapters: 1. Early Steamboats; 2. Period 1829-1876; 3. The London Steamboat Company and its Successors;4. The General Steam Navigation Company; 5. The Palace Steamers; 6. New Me dway Steam Packet Company; 7. The Belle Steamers; 8. London County Council and Later Urban Services; 9. The Thames Ferry Services; 10. Miscellaneous Steamers; 11. The William Watkins Paddle Tugs. Front and rear flyleaves browned, very minor scuffing to rear cover, bump to top-edge, slight wear to edges and corners, else very good in edgeworn, chipped, creased dustjacket with 2" chunk missing at top of spine and tape stains to both front and rear covers. 50.00