Author:DUCKHAM, Baron F

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Yorkshire Ouse. US in dj

By: DUCKHAM, Baron F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Augustus M. Kelley, 1968,:

Seller ID: 18641


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... View more info