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SEVERN BRIDGE DISASTER 25TH OCTOBER 1960
Written by Chris Witts.
Stock no. 1822476
Published by River Severn Publications. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition.

On the night of Tuesday 25th October 1960 the Arkendale H and the Wastdale H collided with the Severn Railway Bridge resulting in an explosion, which claimed the lives of five crewmen. Fifty years later, the wrecks of the two tanker barges remain lying in the Severn off Purton. Pictorial cardwraps. Staple bound booklet. B/w photos and colour photos to centre spread. 46 pages. ISBN: 9780953271139.

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THE THAMES HIGHWAY VOLUME I: GENERAL HISTORY
Written by Fred S. Thacker; Charles Hadfield.
Stock no. 1822374
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1968. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of water carriage on the river from pre-Conquest days to the beginning of the 20th century. First published in 1914, this edition has a new introduction by Charles Hadfield. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715342320. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and just slightly scuffed.

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SMALL FRESHWATER CREATURES (POCKET GUIDES)
Written by Lars-Henrik Olsen; Jakob Sunesen; Bente Vita Pedersen.
Stock no. 1822359
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Describing over 500 animals, from spiders to salamanders, that you may meet in the ponds, rivers, and streams of Northern Europe. Grey pictorial boards, black title to spine. Illustrated endpapers, colour illustrations, 229 pages including index. ISBN: 0198507984. Top edge of text block a little dusty. Contents fine.

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SEVERN TRADERS
Written by Colin Green.
Stock no. 1822350
Published by Black Dwarf. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis, b/w photos. The West Country Trows and Trowmen. ISBN: 0953302822. SIGNED (with dedication) to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine, creased to rear panel and has a couple of small pinholes to rear spine edge.

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THE LOST RIVERS OF LONDON
Written by Nicholas J. Barton.
Stock no. 1822298
Published by Historical Publications Ltd.. 1983. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A study of their effects on London and Londoners and the effects of London and Londoners upon them. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950365637. Reprint.

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IN SEARCH OF WILD TROUT
Written by Nicholas Fitton.
Stock no. 2135154
Published by Ward Lock. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Fly Fishing for Wild Trout in Rivers. ISBN: 0706370333. Knocks to spine and corner. Small fade mark to base of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine; a few nicks; mark to base of spine.

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LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI
Written by Mark Twain; Ron Powers.
Stock no. 1821875
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

The river and its history. Introduced by Ron Powers. 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. Light vertical crease to prelims else a fine copy. Contained in publisher's slipcase in almost fine condition.

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SECOND SEVERN CROSSING: ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESPONSE PHASE 1 - THE INTERTIDAL ZONE IN WALES: FINAL REPORT
Written by S. Godbold; R.C. Turner.
Stock no. 2134443
1993. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. Cadw Welsh Historic Monuments Series. SIGNED by author with a dedication to a previous owner to inside front cover. Wear to cover edges.

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AN EXCURSION FROM THE SOURCE OF THE WYE
Written by Mark Willett.
Stock no. 1821247
Published by Fineleaf Editions. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

A facsimile of the first edition printed and published by the author in 1810 at the Cambrian Printing Office. Cardwraps. ISBN: 9780953443703.

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WYE
Written by Richard Hayman.
Stock no. 1821233
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition.

The River Wye and its history. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ix and 260 pages plus 2 page publisher adverts to rear. ISBN: 9781910839096. A few scuffs and minor marks to cover. Contents fine.

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THE RIVER WYE A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Josephine Jeremiah.
Stock no. 1821232
Published by Phillimore. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A concise narrative of the history of the Wye Valley. B/w photos. 134 pages. ISBN: 186077301X.

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THE FLOATING PRISONS OF WOOLWICH AND DEPTFORD
Written by Reg Rigden.
Stock no. 1820990
Published by T.M.R.S.. 1st thus 1986. Very good condition.

Originally published in 1976, this is a reprint. Blue cardwraps with white title to front. 23 pages. Stapled binding. ISBN: 0907041647. Scuffing to front cover. Contents clean.

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