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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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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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THE LORD OF THE RUSHIE RIVER
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2124271
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1938. 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". Some foxing to spine and covers; also to pages. Name in ink to front endpaper. Illustrations are still bright; just some foxing to margins. A few hinges are pulled. Wrapper is edge-creased with some spotting and a few small tears and nicks, but minimal loss.
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NETS AND CORACLES
Written by John Geraint Jenkins.
Stock no. 1815468
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An ethnological and historical study of traditional methods of river fishing in England and Wales (mostly Wales and the Welsh borders). Gilt title to spine. 335 pages including index plus numerous plates, diagrams and illustrations throughout. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0715365460. Text block a little browned and grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine and less so to top front panel, rear panel scuffed.
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SIX BOYS IN A BOAT
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1610027
Published by Howard Baker. 1972. 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. Fading to spine and top edge of front board. Wrapper is spine faded and has a small closed edge tear; some uneven fading to panels.
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A HISTORY OF THE BRITISH CAVALRY 1816-1919 VOLUME III
Written by The Marquess Of Anglesey.
Stock no. 1815342
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st thus 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

1872 to 1898. This volume covers the high noon of the British Empire, beginning with the Zulu war of 1879 and ending with Kitchener's River War nineteen years later. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0436273276.
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