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Fireworks in the Peafield Corner: A Treasury of the best of The Sage of Hampton Plantation and The First Poet Laureate of South Carolina
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Fireworks in the Peafield Corner: A Treasury of the best of The Sage of Hampton Plantation and The First Poet Laureate of South Carolina

By RUTLEDGE, Archibald

Clinton, NJ: Amwell Press, 1986. Limited Edition. Hardcover. As new. 1000-copy slipcased edition. This copy is no. 235. xvii, 357p. 24 cm burgundy hardcover binding with gilt on spine and boards in a 26 cm slipcase.Signed by Irvine Rutledge, Steve Thomas, and Jim Rikhoff, Presidient, NSFL. Includes colour-frontispiece portrait of the author along with numerous line drawings by Steve Thomas. Ed. and Intro. by Judge Irvine H. Rutledge. Foreword by Lamar Underwood. No discernible wear.

$150.00

South Shore Line leaflet, 1905
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South Shore Line leaflet, 1905

St. John, N.B.: Wm. Thomson & Co, [1905]. Good. 23 cm leaflet. 6 b&w photos and a large colour map. Two tears along folds and tiny tear in side of front cover. Year "1905" and initials in pen at top front. A few small spots. Time table and map showing route. "The only direct water service between St. John, N.B. Yarmouth Barrington Shelburne Lockeport Liverpool Lunenburg Halifax."

$25.00

Summer Trips on the River Thames 1905
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Summer Trips on the River Thames 1905

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.

$25.00

North-West Transportation Company: The Beatty Boats
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North-West Transportation Company: The Beatty Boats

By WHEELER, Mary

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.

$35.00

Cayuga Steamship Company Limited Prospectus
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Cayuga Steamship Company Limited Prospectus

Toronto, 1953. Ephemera. Near Fine. [8 p.]. 16 x 22 cm. B&w photo of ship on front cover. Stapled pamphlet. Written to shareholders and prospective shareholders of the company which was formed to purchase the S. S. Cayuga from Canada Steamship Lines. Dated November 17, 1953. Lists directors (including President Roland Michener), assets, liabilities, etc. An order form for shares tucked inside.

$25.00

Souvenir Views along the Route of the Northern Navigation Division of the Canada Steamship Lines
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Souvenir Views along the Route of the Northern Navigation Division of the Canada Steamship Lines

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 ship.

$60.00

Robert Fulton: Pioneer of Undersea Warfare
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Robert Fulton: Pioneer of Undersea Warfare

By HUTCHEON, Wallace, Jr.

Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. xii, 191 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Brown cloth hardcover in dustjacket. Inscription on front endpaper by the author to Dorothy Wilmot. Former owner's label on half title. A little soiling to rear of jacket.

$35.00

Commercial Navigation on the Rideau Canal, 1832-1961
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Commercial Navigation on the Rideau Canal, 1832-1961

By BUSH, Edward Forbes

Ottawa: National Historic Parks and Sites Branch, Parks Canada, Environment Canada, 1981. Original Wraps. Very Good. History and Archaeology, 54. Previously issued as Manuscript Report No. 247 of the National Historic Parks and Sites Branch, 1977. 288 p. 28 cm. B&w photographs. Softcover. Moderate wear. Former owner's label on first page. Extensive appendices list vessels, freight, builders, engine and boiler details, commercial and pleasure craft, wharves, and warehouses. Mild rubbing to covers. Owner's sticker. Includes sections on steamboats, barges, inspections, shipyards, regulations, lumbering, mining, and the Rideau Lakes Navigation Company.

$100.00

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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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

By SWANK, James M.

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. Clair, Albert Gallatin, and the Muhlenberg Family.

$75.00

The Androscoggin River Valley: Gateway to the White Mountains
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The Androscoggin River Valley: Gateway to the White Mountains

By WIGHT, D. B.

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.

$35.00

The Rideau Canal: Defence, Transport and Recreation
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The Rideau Canal: Defence, Transport and Recreation

By TULLOCH, Judith

Ottawa: National Historic Parks and Sites Branch; Parks Canada; Environment Canada, 1981. First Edition. Soft cover. Very good +. History and Archaeology, 50. 228 p. 28 cm. B&w photographs. Softcover. Medium wear. Owner's label on first page.

$40.00

Steam Navigation and its Relation to the Commerce of Canada and The United States
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Steam Navigation and its Relation to the Commerce of Canada and The United States

By CROIL, James

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.

$100.00

Our Inland Seas: Their Shipping & Commerce for Three Centuries
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Our Inland Seas: Their Shipping & Commerce for Three Centuries

By MILLS, James Cooke

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 from Ellsworth, secretary of St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY. Russell was captain of a ship called the Iselin.

$50.00

History of Transportation in the United States before 1860
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History of Transportation in the United States before 1860

By MACGILL, Caroline E.

Washington: The Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1917. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex library-very good +. Carnegie Institution Publication No. 215c. xi, 678 p. 23 cm. 5 colour maps and 1 fold-out. Bound in green library buckram, original covers underneath. A few library marks on title and first pages, and a former owner's label on cover, otherwise a clean copy. Bibliography. Index.

$100.00

A Yachtswoman's Cruises and Some Steamer Voyages
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A Yachtswoman's Cruises and Some Steamer Voyages

By SPEED, Maude

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 yachting husband along the English and French coast as well as Holland. The book also records their holiday adventures on large steamers and liners, visiting Morocco, Lisbon, Sicily, Cyprus as well as other destinations.

$100.00