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RIVERS
Written by Nigel Holmes; Paul Raven.
Stock no. 1208624
Published by British Wildlife Publishing. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Describing the changes that have affected British rivers since the last ice age and the many plant and animals that live along, above and within them. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Over 300 colour photos. British Wildlife Collection No. 3. ISBN: 9780956490254.
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YOU SHOULD HAVE BEEN HERE LAST THURSDAY
Written by Ron Holloway.
Stock no. 1608885
Published by George Mann. 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed boards. The life, thoughts and meanderings of a chalk stream riverkeeper. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780954629991.
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TILL I END MY SONG
Written by Robert Gibbings.
Stock no. 2122188
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Written from and about the author's recently acquired cottage and garden in a Berkshire village, covering the relevant stretch of his beloved Thames near which it stands - the bridges, locks, and weirs, historical associations and legends. Green cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis. B/w wood engravings. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and chips and tears, with a little loss.
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SEVERN TRADERS
Written by Colin Green.
Stock no. 2122106
Published by Black Dwarf. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis, b/w photos. The West Country Trows and Trowmen. ISBN: 0953302822. Light marks to endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little browning.
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BARGES AND BARGEMEN A SOCIAL HISTORY OF THE UPPER SEVERN NAVIGATION 1660-1900
Written by Barrie Trinder.
Stock no. 1608663
Published by Phillimore. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 178 pages. ISBN: 1860773613. Light creasing to edge of wrapper.
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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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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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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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