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ALICE IN WATERLAND LEWIS CARROLL AND THE RIVER THAMES IN OXFORD
Written by Mark J. Davies.
Stock no. 2127354
Published by Signal Books. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A literary Journey of Discovery along 10 miles of the Thames. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781908493699. Title-page is MISSING (has been removed). Rest of book is fine! Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE CLYDE RIVER AND FIRTH
Written by Neil Munro. Illustrated by Mary Y. Hunter; J. Young Hunter.
Stock no. 2127302
Published by A. & C. Black. 1907. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with seahorse, trident & agricultural motif in gilt. 67 colour plates plus sketchmap at rear of book. 206 pages. Spine is bumped and faded. Bumping and wear to corners Stamp and name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning. All plates present.

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SIX BOYS IN A BOAT
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126761
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 11. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Magnet Nos. 1643-1650, vol. LVI inclusive. Includes: The Greyfriars Stowaway, Ructions on the River, Six Boys in a Boat, Greyfrairs to the Rescue, Coker takes Command, Mystery on the Thames, Bunter on the Spot, The Secret of the Water-Lily. ISBN: 070300011X. A few grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE AMAZON RIVER FOREST
Written by Nigel J.H. Smith.
Stock no. 2126613
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

A Natural History of Plants, Animals and People. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780195122077.

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THE LORD OF THE RUSHIE RIVER
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1317437
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, title to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front board. Blue illustrated endpapers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Spine and corners bumped. A few foxspots to contents. Last small b/w illustration has been very neatly coloured in. Dustwrapper (price 2/6) is edge worn with small tears, tiny hole to front edge of spine and slightly grubby to rear panel and spine.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS IN TWO VOLUMES
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Inga Moore.
Stock no. 2126232
Published by Ted Smart. 1st thus 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The River Bank and Other Stories; The Adventures of Mr. Toad. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Carefully abridged by the artist. This edition produced for The Book People. Some bumping to spines. Wrappers are edge-creased. Contained in original box that has some bumping.

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NIAGARA FALLS AND RIVER
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125807
1948. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. Title to front cover is 'Niagara Falls Canada' Colored Pictures and Story. Some scuff/surface paper damage marks to covers. Inscription in ink to inside front cover. Some foxing.

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TIGRIS GUNBOATS THE FORGOTTEN WAR IN IRAQ 1914-1917
Written by Wilfred Nunn.
Stock no. 2125717
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

On the outbreak of the War in 1914 Wilfred Nunn was the commander of the gunboat Espiegle on the East Indies station. His ship was sent to the Arabian Gulf to defend British oil interests, and he thus became the senior naval officer on the Tigris river throughout the Iraq campaign, up to the capture of Bagdad in 1917. ISBN: 9781861763082. Fading along cover edges. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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OFF THE BEATEN TRACK... RIVER'S END
Written by Rob Maylin; et al.
Stock no. 1317374
Published by Bountyhunter Publications. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The last of the Off The Beaten Track River Carping series. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 232 pages. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780993222863. Top and tail of spine slightly bumped. A small, light crease to top edge of front panel of dustwrapper.

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THE RIVER SCENERY AT THE HEAD OF THE VALE OF NEATH
Written by F.J. North.
Stock no. 2124796
Published by National Museum of Wales. 3rd 1949. Very good condition.

Third Edition revised and enlarged. Grey cardwraps. B/w photos. 110 pages including index plus 31 plates. Some wear to spine. Creasing to a few corners. White correction fluid to top of first (blank) page.

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THE RIVER SEVERN
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 2124674
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0861380045. Couple of yellow marks to rear cover. Name and address label to half-title page.

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RIVER DERWENT: FROM SEA TO SOURCE
Written by H.C. Ivison.
Stock no. 1815706
Published by Amberley. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition.

The River Derwent in Cumbria is one of the fastest rivers in Europe, it is also one of the most beautiful. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781445615219.

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