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Canada Steamship Lines Great Lakes brochure Season 1946

by Canada Steamship Lines

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Published
May 1946
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Very good
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Canada Steamship Lines, May 1946. Pamphlet. Very good. Unpaginated 6-leaf flyer with vertical fold. 23 cm. One map and 18 b&w illustrations. Light wear along fold and to edges. Very light soiling inside. Cruising between Detroit, Sarnia, The Soo, Twin Cities and Duluth. Includes schedule of sailings for 1946 and rail and steamer connections from other… Read more
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Summer Trips on the River Thames 1905

by Great Western Railway

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Published
1905
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Near fine
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Great Western Railway, 1905. Leaflet. Near fine. Fold-out leaflet. 13 cm. Small sepia illustration on cover. Small stain on front. Horizontal crease. Otherwise clean and neat. Advertises steamboat trips on the Thames for July, August, and September 1905. Includes info for Oxford and Kingston steamers with daily time table, fares, and combines railway and steamer fares.
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image of Steam and the North Atlantic Mails: The Impact of the Cunard Line and Subsequent Steamship Companies On the Carriage of Transatlantic Mails

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Toronto: The Unitrade Press, 1986. Cloth. As new/Near fine. 295 p. 24 cm. Four maps, 136 b&w illustrations. Yellow cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Very light soiling and residue from a price label on rear of jacket. A sequel to the author's first book "Atlantic Mails." Especially interesting quotes by Charles Dickens in Chapter 7 illustrate… Read more
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$50.00
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North-West Transportation Company: The Beatty Boats

by WHEELER, Mary

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As New
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Spiral bound. As New. nd. Unpaginated. 28 cm. 30 mainly b&w illustrations. Black spiral binding with white card covers. Topics include: the Beatty family; Beatty boats (Griffon, Waubuno, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, United Empire, Asia, Monarch); amalgamation.
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Steamboat Days: An Illustrated History of The Steamboat Era On The St. John River 1816-1946

by MACBEATH, Dr. George; TAYLOR, Capt. Donald F.

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780920732243
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St. Stephen, NB: PRINT'N PRESS Ltd. , 1982. Paperback. Very Good. xiii, 176 p. 22 cm. 86 b&w illustrations + 1 fold-out map at rear. Pictorial softcover has some label residue on front cover. Minor wear and small tear at top of rear cover. Inside like new. Based on the notes of Capt. C. C. Taylor 1868-1941.… Read more
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Souvenir Views along the Route of the Northern Navigation Division of the Canada Steamship Lines

by Photogelatine Engraving Company Limited

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Very Good
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Ottawa: Photogelatine Engraving Company Limited. Card Covers. Very Good. nd. A Dominion Series View Book. Unpaginated. 16 x 23 cm. 18 b&w photos. Tan card covers with peep-hole to first photo. Small tears in spine. Photos of steamships at Detroit, Sarnia, Sault Ste. Marie, Fort William & Port Arthur, Duluth, etc. Also a couple of rooms on board… Read more
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image of Progressive Pennsylvania: A Record of the Remarkable Industrial Development of The Keystone State with Some Account of its Early and its Later Transportation Systems, its Early Settlers, and its Prominent Men

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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. vi, 360 p. 25 cm. Burgundy cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Light wear to spine ends, corners bumped. Owner's label on title page. Includes chapters on slavery, the Delaware Indians, steamboats, The Pennsylvania Canal, early railroads, the iron industry, coal and coke, bridges, Pittsburgh, General Arthur St.… Read more
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$75.00
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The Androscoggin River Valley: Gateway to the White Mountains

by WIGHT, D. B.

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near fine. 561 p. 23 cm. Map on endpapers. B&w reproductions and photographs. Cloth hardcover in dustjacket. Cardboard slipcase. Owner's label on half title. Includes information on lumbering, papermaking, mining, settlement, railroads, steamboats, telephones and tourism.
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Steam Navigation and its Relation to the Commerce of Canada and The United States

by CROIL, James

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Published
1898
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Toronto; Montreal: William Briggs; The Montreal News Company, 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 381 p. 20 cm. B&w portraits, illustrations of steam vessels, canals, etc. Burgundy cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Moderate wear to edges. Owner's label on half title. Includes chapters on the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes.
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A Practical Manual for Steam-Boat Travellers from London to Strasbourg

by LACHENWITZ, Fr. Ludw.

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Published
1838
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Leigh & Son, 1838. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 192 p. 20 cm. Map missing. Green paper-covered boards. All edges gilt. New spine and spine label. Original paper worn, hinges tape-repaired internally. Ink signature on title-page. Foxing. A traveller's guide to steam boating on the Rhine. Includes a useful list of fares for passengers, carriages, horses and… Read more
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image of Our Inland Seas: Their Shipping & Commerce for Three Centuries

Our Inland Seas: Their Shipping & Commerce for Three Centuries

by MILLS, James Cooke

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Published
1910
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co, 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 380 p. 22 cm. Map, b&w photographs and reproductions. Blue cloth hardcover with gold print. Owner's label on half title. Front free endpaper inscribed: "Captain Herbert M. Russell from his grateful and appreciative passenger, Richard C. Ellsworth, June 1925." Typewritten letter included to Captain Russell, Waddington, NY… Read more
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A Yachtswoman's Cruises and Some Steamer Voyages

by SPEED, Maude

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Published
1911
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+. xii, 266 p. 21 cm. 2 colour plates, 25 b&w plates. Blue cloth with gold impressing and illustration. Light wear to spine ends and corners slightly bumped. Bookplate removed from front pastedown endpaper, signature on page 1, some foxing. Chronicles of the author's voyages with her… Read more
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