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HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF THE NAVIGABLE RIVERS, CANALS AND RAILWAYS OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Joseph Priestley.
Stock no. 2121940
Published by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green. 1831. Good condition.

As a reference to Nichols, Priestley & Walker's new map of inland navigation, derived from original and parliamentary documents. Blue cloth. A few fold-out maps. Spine is very browned, with chipping along edges. Corners and cover edges are bumped. Marks to covers. Some foxing and browning, but contents are still generally very good for the age.
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LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI
Written by Mark Twain.
Stock no. 2121915
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

The river and its history. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt map of the river and its tributaries to front board. Blue endpapers. B/w and colour illustrations. Contained in better than very good slip case, which is pictorial to one side; some light scuffing.
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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF CANAL & RIVER NAVIGATIONS
Written by Edward Paget-Tomlinson. Illustrated by A.J. Lewery; C.V. Waine.
Stock no. 1608288
Published by Waine Research Publications. 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. B/w photos. 361 pages. ISBN: 0905184017. Corners lightly worn. Wrapper has small tear across fold of front flap.
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THE SOURCE OF THE NILE: THE LAKE REGIONS OF CENTRAL AFRICA
Written by Richard Burton.
Stock no. 1812599
Published by Folio Society. 1996. Fine condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. 604 pages. B/w illustrations. Loosely inserted map. Third printing. A fine copy in a black slipcase which is slightly scuffed.
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LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI
Written by Mark Twain.
Stock no. 1812598
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

The river and its history. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt map of the river and its tributaries to front board. Blue endpapers. B/w and colour illustrations. A fine copy in a blue pictorial slipcase in fine condition.
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RIVERS
Written by Nigel Holmes; Paul Raven.
Stock no. 2121759
Published by British Wildlife Publishing. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. British Wildlife Collection No. 3. ISBN: 9780956490254. Light bumping along bottom edge of front cover. A little edge-creasing to wrapper.
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HOW TO READ WATER
Written by Tristan Gooley.
Stock no. 1608132
Published by Sceptre. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Dark boards, silver title to spine. Colour plates. A must-have book for walkers, sailors, swimmers, anglers and anyone interested in the natural world. ISBN: 9781473615205.
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THE BRISTOL AVON A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Josephine Jeremiah.
Stock no. 1812293
Published by Phillimore. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

From Source to Avonmouth. A nostalgic collection of well-captioned prints and photographs of life along the Bristol Avon over the centuries. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1860773621. A lovely copy.
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RIVERMOUTH
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2120953
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Detailed studies of estuary birds. B/w illustrations. Green boards, black title to spine. Page browning. Wrapper is browned and edge-creased; couple of closed tears.
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POOL AND RAPID
Written by Roderick Haig-Brown. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2120912
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1936. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth. B/w wood engravings. The story of a river. Spine is browned, scuffed and bumped. Bumping also to corners and along cover edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Page edge browning.
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SAILORMAN BETWEEN THE WARS
Written by John Allendale.
Stock no. 2120696
Published by John Hallewell Publications. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being the Journal of a Thames, Medway and Coastal Bargeman. B/w photos. SIGNED by author with dedication to previous owner to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and torn, with a little loss to a couple of corners.
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THE BAWLEYMEN FISHERMEN AND DREDGERMEN OF THE RIVER MEDWAY
Written by Derek Coombe; et al.
Stock no. 2120220
Published by Pennant Books. 1st 1979. Very good condition.

With chapters by Leslie H. Hill and Leonard J. Wadhams. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w maps, drawings and photos. ISBN: 0950641308. Spine and edges are faded. A few grubby marks. Corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front pastedown.
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