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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
By: MARCH, Edgar J.
Publisher: London, David & Charles: 1970
Seller ID: 43112
MARCH, Edgar J. Inshore Craft of Great Britain in the Days of Sail and Oar. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1970). First Edition. In Two Volumes. Vol 1 : Pp (4),5-276,(1), with 68 b&w photos and illustrations; Vol 2 : (4),5-309,(4), with 116 b&w photos and illustrations. 8vo (144 x 225 mm), black cloth, gilt lettering to spines. Dustjacket title reads "Inshore Craft of Britain In the Days of Sail and Oar". Edgar James March (d. July 1971, Isle of Wight). Toy 4576, Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980 : A General Bibliography, p.292. A very nice set o... View more info