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River Studies and Recommendations on Improvement of Niger and Benue

By: Riverine Engineering - Nigeria) NEDECO. Netherlands Engineering Consultants.

Price: $240.00

Publisher: North-Holland Pub. Co., 1959,:

Seller ID: 32895


(Riverine Engineering - Nigeria). River Studies and Recommendations on Improvement of Niger and Benue ; by Nedeco; Netherlands Engineering ConsultantsThe Hague. Amsterdam: North-Holland Pub. Co., 1959. Pp 1000. 52 folding pl ates, 2 folding maps in pocket at rear. 4to, grey cloth. "We have pleasure in submitting herewith the Report on the Investigation of the Niger and Benue Rivers, for consideration by the Government of the Federation of Nigeria. Our special mission, consisting of twelve expert engineers stationed in Nigeria during three years, has made a comprehensive study of these two ... View more info

River Thames : A Pictorial Study. UK no dj

By: RITTENER, Kenneth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall, 1951,:

Seller ID: 21121


RITTENER, Kenneth. River Thames : A Pictorial Study. L.: Chapman & Hall, 1951. Pp 16 of text, with frontis, and 84 plates of black and white photographs. 8vo, green cloth. Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography p.95. Cracked, else vg. 20.00 View more info

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River Trilogy : Travels Down Three of the World's Great Rivers. First Edition

By: LINEEN, Jono

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, NS, 2001,: 2001

Seller ID: 48066

ISBN: 189590045X


LINEEN, Jono. River Trilogy : Travels Down Three of the World's Great Rivers. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scota, Canada : Pottersfield Press, (2001). First Edition. Pp. (8),9-221,(3). With 5 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, reddish-brown photo-illustrated cardcovers. Jono Lineen (b. Belfast, Northern Ireland) author and traveller, who lived in British Columbia at the time of publication. The author recounts his journeys along the Ganges, the Rhine and the Tatshenshini rivers. "While flying over Calcutta, looking down at the Ganges River, Jono Lineen was struck... View more info

River Water Quality

By: Field Studies Council) British Ecological Society : Ecological Issues, no. 1) GRUBB, Peter (foreword) CALOW, Peter (chairman)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: British Ecological Society, London, 1990,:

Seller ID: 69567


(Field Studies Council). River Water Quality. Peter Calow, Chairman. Foreword by Peter J. Grubb. L.: Published for the British Ecological Socety by Field Studies Council, 1990. Pp. (4),1-43,(1). 8vo, illustrated stapled blue card covers. British Ecological Society : Ecological Issues, no. 1. Spine slightly discoloured with faint cover creasing, else vg. 15.00 View more info

River-Horse. in dj.

By: HEAT-MOON, William Least

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1999,:

Seller ID: 34379


HEAT-MOON, William Least. River-Horse: The Logbook of a Boat Across America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999. Pp 506. 8vo, green spine with grey boards. Heat-Moon, the "preeminent chronicler of American back roads", here attempts a riverine passage of the American continent in a tiny shallow-draught power boat. Vg in dj. 22.00 View more info

Rivermen. Cdn in dj

By: COLWELL, Frederic S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGill - Queen's, 1989,:

Seller ID: 20712


COLWELL, Frederic S. Rivermen : A Romantic Iconography of the River and theSource. Kingston, Montreal, London : McGill - Queen's University Press, (1 989). Pp 220. 8vo, maroon cloth. "Rivermen examines the mythic context and psychological dimensions of the river and its source through an investigation of the recurring motifs associated with the source in classical and English literature - the heroic quest, the river journey, and the naiad or muse." from the dj. Vg-fine in dj. 20.00 View more info

Riverrun. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SUCH, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin & Co., Toronto , 1973,:

Seller ID: 2881


SUCH, Peter. Riverrun. Toronto / Vancouver : Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, (1973). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-ix,(7),3-145,(1). Endpaper Maps. 8vo,purple cloth, gilt lettering to spine. O'Dea 5408. A novel of the Beothuks . "When the last of the People are gone, who will carry the burden of theirpresence in the forests, by the long lakes and the speaking rivers? Unreme mbered, their spirits will vanish like birchbark in the fire. The caribou are disappearing. White furriers have taken too many of the forests' small animals. And it is no longer wise for the People to travel down to the c... View more info

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Rivers & Streams of England. in dj

By: BRADLEY, A.G. PALMER, Sutton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bracken Books, London, 1985,:

Seller ID: 46252


BRADLEY, A.G. The Rivers & Streams of England. With seventy-five full colour illustrations by Sutton Palmer. L: Bracken Books, (1985). Pp. 287. 8vo, navy cloth. Small smudge to front panel, some minor tape repair inside to top edge of panel, else vg in dj. 50.00 View more info

Rivers Among Rocks. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GUSTAFSON, Ralph

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1960,:

Seller ID: 10953


GUSTAFSON, Ralph. Rivers Among Rocks. Toronto : (1960). Watters p. 82. Ralph Barker Gustafson (b. August 16, 1909, Lime Ridge, Quebec - d. May 29, 1995, North Hatley, Quebec), Canadian poet, anthologist, and university professor. Neat gift inscription, minor spotting to spine, else vg in lightly spinebrowned dj. 45.00 View more info

Rivers Among Rocks. First Edition, paperback

By: GUSTAFSON, Ralph

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1960,:

Seller ID: 8851


GUSTAFSON, Ralph. Rivers Among Rocks. Tor. : (1960). Card covers. Watters p. 82. Ralph Barker Gustafson (b. August 16, 1909, Lime Ridge, Quebec - d. May 29, 1995, North Hatley, Quebec), Canadian poet, anthologist, and university professor. Name, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Rivers and Canals : A History in Photographs, 1850 to the Present Day

By: MARSHALL, Penny

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Macdonald, London, 1986,:

Seller ID: 31712


MARSHALL, Penny. Rivers and Canals: A History in Photographs, 1850 to the Present Day. London: Macdonald, (1986). Pp 48. 8vo, ill. boards. The Camera as Witness series. A collection of photographs depicting the breadth of thecanal experience in Britain, with instructive texts written for younger re aders. Discard stamp, else vg. 18.00 View more info

Rivers Have Sources, Trees Have Roots : Speaking of Racism.

By: BRAND, Dionne BHAGGIYADATTA, Sri

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cross Cultural Communication Centre, Toronto, 1986, ISBN:0969106068:

Seller ID: 93137


BRAND, Dionne, and Krisantha Sri BHAGGIYADATTA. Rivers Have Sources, Trees Have Roots : Speaking of Racism. Toronto : Cross Cultural Communication Centre, (1986). Pp (5),i-iii,1-182. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Contents : 1. The Culture of Everyday. 2. Childhood. 3. Work. 4. Rivers Have Sources, Trees Have Roots. 5. Continuing the Fight. Dionne Brand (born 1953), a Caribbean-born Canadian poet, novelist, essayist and documentarian. She was named Toronto’s third Poet Laureate in September 2009. “In Rivers Have Sources, Trees Have Roots (1986) Brand and co-author Krisant... View more info

Rivers of Canada signed dj

By: MacLENNAN, Hugh DE VISSER, John

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Macmillian of Canada, 1974,:

Seller ID: 42563


MacLENNAN, Hugh. Rivers of Canada. With the camera of John De Visser. Toronto.: Macmillian of Canada, (1974). Pp. [6], 7- 207, [1]. Frontis. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. A map depicting the rivers mentioned in the text appears on the back end-papers. Signed by MacLennan on title page. Vg in dj. 60.00 View more info

Rivers of Canada. in dj

By: MacLENNAN, Hugh DE VISSER, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1974,:

Seller ID: 20818


MacLENNAN, Hugh. Rivers of Canada. With the camera of John de Visser. Tor.:Macmillan of Canada, (1974). Pp (6),7-270,(2). Illustrated. 4to, blue clot h. The Saint John River (pp.93-101); The Miramichi (pp.102-108); Streams ofNova Scotia (pp.110-116). Name, else fine in dj. 35.00 View more info

Rivers of Fortune : Where Maine Tides and Money Flowed.. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CALDWELL, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Guy Gannet, Portland, Maine, 1983, ISBN:0930096452:

Seller ID: 16750


CALDWELL, Bill. Rivers of Fortune : Where Maine tides and money flowed. Portland, Maine : Guy Gannet Pub. Co., (1983). First Printing. Pp 265. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. "Rivers of Fortune is a fast-paced, fascinating story of a vital part of Maine too long overlooked... its great rivers...the Penobscot, the Kennebec, the Damariscotta and the Saco." - from the dj . Very good in dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Rivers of Fortune : Where Maine Tides and Money Flowed.. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CALDWELL, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Guy Gannet, Portland, Maine, 1983, ISBN:0930096452:

Seller ID: 82601


CALDWELL, Bill. Rivers of Fortune : Where Maine tides and money flowed. Portland, Maine : Guy Gannet Pub. Co., (1983). First Printing. Pp 265. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. "Rivers of Fortune is a fast-paced, fascinating story of a vital part of Maine too long overlooked... its great rivers...the Penobscot, the Kennebec, the Damariscotta and the Saco." - from the dj . Very good in rubbed, nicked dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Rivers of the Upper Ottawa Valley. card covers.

By: WILSON, Hap, (compiled and illustrated by) WILSON, Hap.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston Mills Press, 2004, ISBN:1550464388:

Seller ID: 57969


WILSON, Hap, compiled and illustrated by. Rivers of the Upper Ottawa Valley: Myth, Magic and Adventure. (Erin, Ontario): The Boston Mills Press, (200 4). Pp 112. Illustrated with numerous photos, maps, and drawings to text. 4to, illustrated card covers, triple column. Author Hap Wilson is one of Canada's best-known canoeists. "Many rivers of the Upper Ottawa Valley watershed hold something for paddlers at any level of experience and ability [...]Also included are rivers that flow out of Algonquin Park, the historic Mat tawa River, and rivers that connect the interior Temagami region. In ad... View more info

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Rivers of Yesterday : A New Brunswick Hunting and Fishing Journal. First Edition

By: PARKER, Mike HARDY, Campbell DASHWOOD, Richard HALLOCK, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Halifax, NS, Nimbus Publishing: 1997

Seller ID: 39096

ISBN: 1551092255


PARKER, Mike. Rivers of Yesterday : A New Brunswick Hunting and Fishing Journal. (Halifax, Nova Scotia) : Nimbus Publishing, (1997). First Printing. Pp (4),[v]-vi,1-183,(3). 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers. Mike Parker, b. 1952, Bear River, NS. "Rivers of Yesterday evokes nineteenth-century halcyon days of hunting and fishing in the famous 'big woods.' These tales and recollections of memorable hunting and fishing trips in the wilds of northern New Brunswick recall a time when the lure of the wilderness brought sports men to New Brunswick from all over N... View more info

Rivers Running Free : Canoeing Stories by Adventurous Women. PBK.

By: NIEMI, Judith and Barbara Wieser (edited by) WIESER, Barbara, (ed).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seal Press, Seattle, 1992, ISBN:1878067222:

Seller ID: 54842


NIEMI, Judith and Barbara Wieser, edited by. Rivers Running Free : CanoeingStories by Adventurous Women. Edited by Judith Niemi and Barbara Wieser. ( Seattle, Washington): Seal Press, (1992). First Seal Press Edition. Pp. (8),1-289,(6). Illustrated with maps and photos to text. 8vo, illustrated bluish card covers with red title block to front and spine. Cassell 1431. Includes female canoeing tales byJesse Ford, Carol Seajay, Judith McDaniel, Laura Chatain, Helen Woodings, Constance Helmericks, Maria Brown, Joan Baril, Twlya Wright, Kathrene Pinkerton, Laurie Gullion, Caryl Weaver, Sue Buckley,... View more info

Rivers. 1st UK in dj

By: RUSSELL, Ronald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: David & Charles, 1978,:

Seller ID: 28419


RUSSELL, Ronald. Rivers. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1978). Pp 208. Pp 208. 8vo, olive cloth. Illustrated throughout. Chapters : 1. Rivers in the Landscape; 2. Working Rivers; 3. Trades, Crafts, and People; 4. Rivers as Highways; 5. River-crossings; 6. Rivers and NAtural History; 7. Locks, Weirs, and Dams; 8. Rivers in History; 9. Curious, Lost and Odd; 10. Rivers Today and Tomorrow. With appendix and index. Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info