Steamboat Days : An Illustrated History of the Steamboat Era on the St. John River 1816-1946. Second Printing

By: MacBEATH, George 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, 1983. Second Printing. Pp (8),[vii]-[xiii],(1),1-176,(2), + folding map attached to inside rear cover. With many b&w photos and otherillustrations in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated pale blue cardcovers, with black lettering to spine. Title-page still has 1982, but verso has 1983. G eorge 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 Stea mers. Appendices: I. Check List of Steamers; II. Steamboat Men. Cover titleshortened to : Steamboat Days on the St. John 1816-1946. Very good. 18.00

Title: Steamboat Days : An Illustrated History of the Steamboat Era on the St. John River 1816-1946. Second Printing

Author Name: MacBEATH, George TAYLOR, Donald F.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Print'N Press, St. Stephen, NB, 1983, ISBN:0920732240:

Seller ID: 19379

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