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THE THAMES HIGHWAY A HISTORY OF THE LOCKS AND WEIRS
Written by Fred S. Thacker.
Stock no. 2114739
Published by Fred S. Thacker. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A bit of fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE RESTORATION OF THE TIDAL THAMES
Written by Leslie B. Wood.
Stock no. 1709338
Published by Adam Hilger Ltd.. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Full of diagrams, photos and graphs. ISBN: 0852744471. Wrapper has closed tear of approx 2" in length.

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LIFE IN LAKES AND RIVERS (NN 15)
Written by T.T. Macan; E.B. Worthington.
Stock no. 2110231
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth covers. 6 x 8.5". 272 pages. An authoritative work of outstanding interest. Many attractive colour plates - also black and white photo illustrations. Covers are unevenly faded. Small bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with some foxing; chipping and creasing to edges.

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LIFE IN LAKES AND RIVERS (NN 15)
Written by T.T. Macan; E.B. Worthington.
Stock no. 1807229
Published by Collins. 2nd 1968. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. New Naturalist series. Green cloth covers. 6 x 8.5". 272 pages. An authoritative work of outstanding interest. 45 colour photos, 68 photos in b/w and 20 maps and diagrams. Cloth boards mottled but clean. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper has some wear to surface paper and browned to rear panel. Still an attractive copy.

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THE RIVER AVON WHY ITS NAVIGATION SHOULD BE RESTORED AND HOW IT MAY BE DONE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1603011
Published by The River Avon Improvement Association. circa 1905. Very good condition.

Green card wraps, black title. B/w photos. 52 pages. Published to encourage the restoration of the Warwickshire Avon. fading to covers. Contents clean.

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PICTURESQUE VIEWS ON THE RIVER WYE
Written by Samuel Ireland. Illustrated by Samuel Ireland.
Stock no. 1702397
Published by R. Faulder; T. Egerton. 1797. Almost very good condition.

Picturesque Views on the River Wye, From its Source at Plinlimmon Hill, to its Junction With the Severn below Chepstow: With Observations on the Public Buildings, and Other Works of Art, in its Vicinity. Map showing the course of the River Wye, 30 sepia aquatints plus b/w portrait plate of John Kyrle. xii + 159 pages. Full brown diced calf binding, gilt decorations and title to spine. Green endpapers. All edges gilt. Corners are bumped and worn with some surface loss to leather on rear cover and a couple of corners. Front joint is cracked. All plates present. Some light marks to page margins.

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RIVERS OF THE SOUTH
Written by A.B. Austin.
Stock no. 807015
Published by Frederick Muller Limited. 1st 1938. Nearly fine condition.

Rivers of Southern England and Wales. Green cloth. Photos by J. Dixon-Scott

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CORNER OF THE MOON
Written by Shiela Steen.
Stock no. 806645
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1954. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the author's journey down the Dordogne Valley. B/w photo frontis. Wrapper grubby to rear.

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THE BANKS OF TAMAR
Written by N.T. Carrington.
Stock no. 597626
Published by John Murray. 1828. Very good condition.

A Poem With Other Pieces. A New Edition. Grey paperboards. Gilt title to spine. SIGNED by author.

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THE RIVER CONWAY
Written by Wilson MacArthur.
Stock no. 593863
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1952. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A journey down the Welsh river. B/w photos. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Dustwrapper: corners rubbed.

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PICTURESQUE VIEWS ON THE RIVER WYE
Written by Samuel Ireland.
Stock no. 579047
Published by R. Faulder; T. Egerton. 1st 1797. Very good condition.

Picturesque Views on the River Wye, From its Source at Plinlimmon Hill, to its Junction With the Severn Below Chepstow With Observations on the Public Buildings and Other Works of Art in its Vicinity. Map showing the course of the River Wye, 30 sepia aquatints plus b/w portrait plate of John Kyrle. xii + 159 pages + errata slip. Three-quarter brown calf binding, raised bands, gilt decorations and title to spine. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. 9" x 6.5". All plates present. Prelims foxed. No half-title but no evidence of any removal. Some pencil annotation. Bookplate of J. Arthur Hutton, the famous angling author, on front pastedown. Hutton wrote numerous books on salmon fishing and of particular relevance here given the book title are Wye Salmon and Other Fish; Rod-Fishing for Salmon on the Wye. Slight rubbing to spine. Overall a handsome copy.

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DER HEILIGE NIL
Written by A. Berger.
Stock no. 683880
Published by Wegweiser. 1st 1924. Almost very good condition.

Brown leather spine with gilt title. Brown decorated boards. B/w photos. German text. The exploration of the Nile. Contents very good but spine cracked and a little marked.

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