Steamboat Days : An Illustrated History of the Steamboat Era on the St. John River 1816-1946. First Edition, Paperback, Signed

By: MacBEATH, George and Capt. Donald F. TAYLOR TAYLOR, Donald F.

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MacBEATH, Dr. George and Capt. Donald F. TAYLOR. Steamboat Days : An Illustrated History of the Steamboat Era on the St. John River 1816-1946. Based on the Notes of Capt. C.C. Taylor (1868-1941). (St. Stephen, New Brunswick) : Print'N Press Ltd., 1982. First Printing. Pp (8),[vii]-[xiii],(1),1-176,(2), + folding map attached to inside rear cover. With many b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated pale blue cardcovers, with black lettering to spine.

George Boyd MacBeath (b. January 1, 1924, Moncton, New Brunswick - d. March 28, 2013, Fredericton).

Contents:
Preface by MacBeath;
1. Introduction (Locale, Forerunners);
2. Those Early Efforts;
3. The Saga of the Reindeer;
4. Contemporaries of the Reindeer;
5. The Prosperous and Hazardous Sixties;
6. A Gentle Age of Travel;
7. Them Came the Victoria;
8. The Last of the Steamers.

Appendices:
I. Check List of Steamers;
II. Steamboat Men.

Cover title shortened to : Steamboat Days on the St. John 1816-1946.

A couple light cover creases, some edgewear, name to first page, else very good. Signed by Taylor. 22.00

Title: Steamboat Days : An Illustrated History of the Steamboat Era on the St. John River 1816-1946. First Edition, Paperback, Signed

Author Name: MacBEATH, George and Capt. Donald F. TAYLOR TAYLOR, Donald F.

Categories: 76,

Publisher: Print'N Press, 1982,: 1982

ISBN Number: 0920732240

ISBN Number 13: 9780920732243

Seller ID: 69868

Keywords: NEW BRUNSWICK SAINT JOHN RIVERS NAUTICAL STEAMBOATS CANADA CANADIAN SHIPPING TRANSPORT LOCAL HISTORY STEAM,