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Thomas Telford's Aqueducts on the Shropshire Union Canal. First Edition, signed

By: QUENBY, Ron. TELFORD, Thomas).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Swan Hill Press, Shrewsbury, 1992, ISBN:1853102466:

Seller ID: 108163


(TELFORD, Thomas). QUENBY, Ron. Thomas Telford's Aqueducts on the Shropshire Union Canal. (Shrewsbury) : Swan Hill Press, (1992). First Edition. Pp (10),1-26. Illustrated. Map. Index. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, letered in black and white. "Thomas Telford's five great aqueducts on the Shropshire Union Canal justify his reputation as one of the finest civil engineers. Built 200 years ago during the canal boom, the aqueducts show the Scotsman's mastery of the revolutionary new material of cast-iron. At Pontcysylltein North Wales he built the highest iron-trough aqueduct in the world, ... View more info

Tom Penny and the Grand Canal. pbk. signed.

By: GERMAN, Tony Tom Penny Adventure)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0771032617:

Seller ID: 70222


GERMAN, Tony. Tom Penny and the Grand Canal. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1982). Pp. (8),1-144. Illustrated with maps. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Spadoni & Donnelly 3337. A Tom Penny Adventure. Faint corner creasing, else vg. Signed by the author on the title page. 25.00 View more info

Towpath Guide to the C & O Canal : Section Two : Seneca to Harpers Ferry. 8th pr.

By: HAHN, Thomas F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Canal and Transportation Center, Shepherdstown, WV, 1980,:

Seller ID: 62930


HAHN, Thomas F. Towpath Guide to the C & O Canal : Section Two : Seneca to Harpers Ferry. Shepherdstown, WV: American Canal and Transportation Center,1980. Eighth Printing. Pp. 52. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled yello w card covers. Lightly rubbed, underlining, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal : Section One : Georgetown Tidelock to Seneca

By: HAHN, Thomas F. and Orville W. CROWDER CROWDER, Orville W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Level Walkers of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Association, and the Potomac Area Council..., Fort Meade, MD, 1971,:

Seller ID: 76513


HAHN, Thomas F. and Orville W. CROWDER. Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal : Section One : Georgetown Tidelock to Seneca. (Fort Meade, MD): Level Walkers of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Association, and the PotomacArea Council of the American Youth Hostels, Inc., 1971. Pp. 1-60. Illustra ted. 8vo, illustrated stapled greyish-blue card covers with red lettering to front. Light wear to spine, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal : Section Two : Seneca to Harpers Ferry. signed.

By: HAHN, Thomas F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Level Walkers of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Association, and the Potomac Area Council..., Fort Meade, MD, 1971,:

Seller ID: 76514


HAHN, Thomas F. and Orville W. CROWDER. Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal : Section Two : Seneca to Harpers Ferry. (Fort Meade, MD): Level Walkers of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Association, and the Potomac Area Council of the American Youth Hostels, Inc., 1971. Pp. 1-64. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled yellow card covers with red lettering to front. Minor silverfishing to upper right front corner, else vg. Signed by Hahn versofront cover. 20.00 View more info

Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal. 7th printing to 2nd edition,ill. stapled grey card covers.

By: HAHN, Thomas F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1981,:

Seller ID: 61646


HAHN, Thomas F. Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal. Section One: Georgetown TideLock to Seneca. [N pl]: The author, (1977). Seventh Printingof Second Edition. Pp 56. Illustrated with numerous photos and maps to tex t. 8vo, illustrated stapled grey card covers. "The Towpath Guide to the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal provides the hiker-biker with a step-by-step description of the canal and its towpath: physical features of canal structures; historical events which took place along the canal; and the presence of nature as seen and heard from the towpath. [...] In this new edition I have... View more info

Trade and Navigation on the Chambly Canal

By: SEVIGNY, P. Andre Studies in Archaeology, Architecture and History

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Parks Canada, 1983,:

Seller ID: 19172


SÉVIGNY, P. André. Trade and Navigation on the Chambly Canal : A Historical Overview. (Ottawa) : Parks Canada, 1983. Pp 88. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, green card covers. In the Studies in Archaeology, Architecture and History series. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Transportation Economics of the Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Ship Canal.

By: RITTER, Alfred H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Tidewater Association, Washington, D.C., 1925,:

Seller ID: 91042


RITTER, Alfred H. Transportation Economics of the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Ship Canal. (Washington, D.C.) : Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Tidewater Association, November, 1925. Pp [1]-276,+ 4 folding maps + 2 folding charts. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1.Practicability of the Waterway for Ocean Vessels. 2. Dimensions of Ocean V essels. 3. Cost of Operating Ocean Vessels to Lake Ports. 4. Feasible Ratesvia the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway. 5. Territory Tributary to Gre at Lakes – St. Lawrence Ship Canal. 6. The Traffic Available for th... View more info

Travels on a Barge : A Sketchbook. ill. boards

By: SCARRY, Huck.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collins, 1982, ISBN:0 00 138368 X:

Seller ID: 55686


SCARRY, Huck. Travels on a Barge : A Sketchbook: Illustrated by the author.L.: Collins, 1982. First English language edition. Pp 69. Profusely illust rated with drawings to text and endpapers. 4to, illustrated boards. "This book is based on a real trip I took aboard a barge in Holland. I became fascinated by the life of barge-people, and my curiosity spurred me on to learnmore about barges and their past. In addition to the journal of my trip, I have included drawings of barges from several other countries." -from the text. Bumping to corners, penned inscription to ffep, ow vg. 20.00 View more info

Travels with Lionel. in dj

By: MASSEY, Hart VERNEY, John

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Deneau Publishers, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:088879147x:

Seller ID: 21036


MASSEY, Hart. Travels with Lionel: A Small Barge in France. With illustrations by John Verney. Toronto: Deneau Publishers, 1988. Pp. (6),7-192, illustrated with drawings. 8vo, green cloth. "A short trip in a friend's rented boat on a river in Southern Ontario was enough to hook Hart Massey, retired architect, an dhis wife Melodie, on the boating life. Holidays on rented boats in Canada and all over Europe led them to the inevitable conclusion -- they wanted a boat of their own. 'Travels with Lionel' describes their search for a barge, and their subsequent leisurely cruising on Lionel, an o... View more info

Trent-Severn Waterway in Ontario. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 66, No. 5, May, 1963

By: MALLORY, Enid Swerdfeger. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 66, No. 5 CLASSEN, H. George HARRINGTON, Lyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1963,:

Seller ID: 88636


MALLORY, Enid Swerdfeger. "The Trent-Severn Waterway in Ontario." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXVI, No. 5, May, 1963, pp 140-153. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1963. Pp [i]-iv,(1),140-175,v-x,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Zimmerman, A Canal Bibliography p.138. Also includes Arthur G. Kerle's “Cedar Sprigs for Five” (pp 154-157); H. George Classen's “Georgian Bay Survey : Cradle of Canadian Hydrography” (pp 158-163); Lyn Harrington's “Tourist Trek to Yellowknife” (pp 164-... View more info

Trip on the Gota Canal. Second Edition.

By: AHLBERG, Birgitta

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Swedish Touring Club, Stockholm , 1954,:

Seller ID: 88609


AHLBERG, Birgitta. A trip on the Gota Canal. Second Edition. Stockholm : The Swedish Touring Club, MCMLIV [1954]. Pp [1]-111,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Small 8vo, illustrated tan cloth, lettered in blue to front board and spine.Penned address, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Troubadour Sails On.

By: KLITGAARD, B.J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Seeley, Service, London, 1938,:

Seller ID: 25611


KLITGAARD, B.J. Troubadour Sails On. With Illustrations & Sketch Maps. London : Seeley, Service & Co., (1938). Pp 283. 8vo, white & blue patterned cloth. Toy 1245. A cruise in Germany and Denmark. Divided into 29 chapters, including : Wilton's Shipyard; On the Rhine; The German Canals; The Kiel Canal; The Danish Islands; Sailors Ashore. Browning to cloth, spotting to edges, else very good. 45.00 View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 103, No. 1/887, January 1977

By: United States Naval Institute REMICK, William C. BLACHMAN, Barry M. PEATTIE, Mark R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD , 1977,:

Seller ID: 90161


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 103, No. 1/887, January 1977. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 1 977. Pp [1]-127,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers.Contents : Cdr. William C. Remick's “The Case for Foreign Military Sales”; Barry M. Blachman's “The Future of the Navy”; Jean Gilbreath Neimeier's “P anama As I See It”; Capt. Paul Ryan's “Canal Diplomacy and U.S. Interests”;Lt. John A. Bannerman's “What Do Lawyers Do?”; Mark R. Peattie's “Akiyama Saneyuki and ... Japanese Naval Doctrine”; and regul... View more info

Victorian and Edwardian Canals. repr in dj.

By: GLADWIN, D.D

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Portman Books, 1989,:

Seller ID: 39042


GLADWIN, D.D. Victorian and Edwardian Canals from Old Photographs. Introduction and Commentaries by D.D. Gladwin. L: Portman Books, (1989). Pp [120]. Large 8vo, brown cloth. A reprint of a book first published in 1976, providing an evocative glimpse into the latter days of the narrow boats. Vg in spine-sunned dj. 40.00 View more info

VIIe Congres International de Navigation : Guide-Programme, Bruxelles, 1898

By: Navigation - Proceedings]

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Xavier Havermans, Bruxelles, 1898,:

Seller ID: 73280


[Navigation - Proceedings]. VIIe Congrès International de Navigation : Guide-Programme, Bruxelles, 1898 . Bruxelles: (imprimerie de Xavier Havermans),1898. Pp. [i]-xxvii,(3),[1]-308,(4). Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated l imp grey cloth boards with blank spine. A selection of articles from a congress on navigation held in Brussels near the end of the nineteenth century,containing a myriad of information on canal and port navigation throughout Belgium. Text in French. Some wear and discolouration to edges, spine-ends , and outer hinges, inner hinges repaired, chipping to endpapers, a couple... View more info

Voyage : Waterway Journeys : Forty years of Sailing made this a Veyage

By: LARSEN, Arnold Les

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 2006,:

Seller ID: 98477


LARSEN, Arnold "Les". Voyage : Waterway Journeys : Forty years of Sailing made this a Voyage. N.pl.: n.pub., (2006). Pp (4),1-363,(1). Ilustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers. Contents : Journey No.1. Chicago to Clearwater 1981; No.2. Clearwater - Hampton Roads, VA 1982; No.3. Hampton Roads to Chicago 1983. Miscellaneous Years 1984 - 1992; No.4. Racine to Bellville,Ontario 1992; No.5. Belleville - Quebec City, Quebec 1993; No.6. Quebec Ci ty to Boothbay, Maine 1994; No.7. Boothbay to Charleston, SC 1995; No.8. Charleston to Port Salerno, FL... View more info

Water Rallies. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: OWEN, David E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons , London , 1969,:

Seller ID: 97417


OWEN, David E. Water Rallies. With eight pages of plates and a map. London : J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., (1969). First Edition. Pp [i]-ix,(1),1-144,(2),+ 8pp plates. Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Author' s account of cruises along various British waterways and of the boat rallies he has attended. Toy 3923a. Contents : 1. Why rally? 2. To Stratford-on-Avon. 3. The Lower Avon. 4. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal. 5. A new boat is launched. 6. Marple and the Cheshire Ring. 7. Brief interlude - the Caldon revisited. 8. Canal and river to Leicester. 9. Two hundred years of pleasur... View more info

Water Trails West ; By The Western Writers of America.. First Edition in dustjacket

By: Western Writers of America) DUKE, Donald,

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Garden City, NY, 1978,:

Seller ID: 24960


(Western Writers of America). Water Trails West. By The Western Writers of America. (Edited and with an Introduction by Donald Duke). Garden City : Doubleday & Co., 1978. First Edition. Pp 271. Illustrated. Double Column. Lg 8vo, black cloth spine. Toy 3591a. "The colorful story of the role of America's rivers, lakes, and canals in the settlement of the West. Illustrated with over 150 rare Photos." - from the dj. Chapters : 1. Robert McCaig's "The Great Canoe Trail"; 2. Robert T. Smith's "The 'Father of Waters'"; 3. Bill Burchardt's "The Arkansas River and the Red&#... View more info

Waterways : Images from an Industrial Past. in dj.

By: BILLINGHAM, Nick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tempus, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 1999, ISBN:0752417258:

Seller ID: 89030


BILLINGHAM, Nick, in association with British Waterways. Waterways : Imagesfrom an Industrial Past. (Stroud, Gloucestershire) : Tempus, (1999). First Edition. Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. Large 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering t o spine. Contents : Introduction. 1. Inland waterway boats. 2. Boating folk. 3. Working boats. 4. Canal accidents. 5. Canal features. 6. Working the canals. Corners bumped, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. 20.00 View more info