Old Steamboat Days on the Hudson River. 1st ed, ex-lib.

By: BUCKMAN, David Lear

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BUCKMAN, David Lear. Old Steamboat Days on the Hudson River: Tales and Reminiscences of the Stirring Times that Followed the Introduction of Steam Navigation. NY: Grafton Press, (1907). First Edition. Pp 143, frontis.+ 20 leaves of plates + fldg list. 8vo, green cloth. Contents include "Robert Fulton", "The First Steamboat", "Some Old-Timers", "Rival Lines on the River", "How the Great River Monopoly Was Broken", "Steamboat Evolution", "Old RiverCaptains", "Fast Time on the River", "Disasters of River Travel", "Floatin g Towns", "Barge Travel on the River", "The Steamboats of To-Day", "Hudson-Fulton Memorials", and "Henry Hudson's River". Ex-library (bookplate, pouchremoved, etc.), rubbed, pen marking to one page, small waterstain and damp wrinkling to bottom corner of last seventy pages, else g. 80.00

Title: Old Steamboat Days on the Hudson River. 1st ed, ex-lib.

Author Name: BUCKMAN, David Lear

Categories: 56,

Publisher: Grafton Press, 1907,:

Seller ID: 31857

Keywords: NAUTICAL RIVERS STEAMSHIPS UNITED STATES NEW YORK 19TH ,