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Top Sellers in Rivers

Down the Great River

Down the Great River

by Willard Glazier

The American

The American

by Margaret Sanborn

Missouri

Missouri

by Stanley Vestal

The Susquehanna

The Susquehanna

by Carl Carmer

The Salinas

The Salinas

by Anne B Fisher

The Ohio

The Ohio

by R E Banta

The Charles

The Charles

by Arthur Bernon Tourtellot

The Allegheny

The Allegheny

by Frederick Jr Way

Suwannee River

Suwannee River

by Cecile Hulse Matschat

The Colorado

The Colorado

by Frank Waters

Rivers Books & Ephemera

River Journeys

River Journeys

by Braddon, Russell and Others

The Amazing Mississippi

The Amazing Mississippi

by Price, Willard

The Fraser

The Fraser

by Hutchison, Bruce

Message from the President of the United States, Transmitting Report relative to a ship canal around the falls of the Ohio river

Message from the President of the United States, Transmitting Report relative to a ship canal around the falls of the Ohio river

by JOHNSON, Andrew

Washington, 1868. Hardcover. Near Fine. 40th Congress, 2d Session. Ex. Doc. No. 181. 29 p. 24 cm. Bound in blue cloth and blue paper boards. Former owner's label on front endpaper and small bookseller's sticker on rear pastedown. The President is Andrew Johnson. Includes Details of Cost of Routes.
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$50.00
38 fold-out plans of ice conditions near Montreal, 1880s

38 fold-out plans of ice conditions near Montreal, 1880s

by Montreal Flood Commission

Montreal: Montreal Flood Commission, ca. 1883-1888. Fair. 38 fold-out maps, 25 cm when folded, various sizes unfolded. Mainly b&w with some colour. In remains of leather and black cloth folder or slipcase. No book or report included. Plans are rather fragile with some tears. Maps and diagrams of ice conditions on St. Lawrence River, Lake St. Louis, Lachine Rapids, near Victoria Bridge, Longue-Pointe, Varennes, Lake St. Francis, etc. 1883 to 1888. Plans indicate winter and spring levels of the St.... Read more
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$250.00
Report Upon the Colorado River of the West (1969)

Report Upon the Colorado River of the West (1969)

by Ives, Lieutenant Joseph C

Da Capo Press. 1969. Hardcover. Hardcover. 1969. An unabridged republication of the first edition from 1861. Two maps in front pocket. Map 1 has wrinkles to front edge. Front edge of cover nicked, else Book is in Very Good condition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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$95.00
GREAT RIVERS OF THE WORLD

GREAT RIVERS OF THE WORLD

by Seeden, Margareth (editor)

Washington: National Geographic Society. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1994. Hardcover. 0870445375 . Light shelfwear to DJ ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 448 pages .
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$24.75
THE GILA - RIVER OF THE SOUTHWEST [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

THE GILA - RIVER OF THE SOUTHWEST [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

by Edwin Corle, illustrated by Ross Santee

New York & Toronto: Rinehart & Compnay, 1951. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Ross Santee. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. 402 pages. 1st printing with Rinehart 'R' in circle on copyright page. Condition of the book is Very Good; Exterior excellent, written on rear pastedown; "Purchased from Hillcrest House Old Greenwich Conn.", text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked . Dust jacket is Very Good; spine slightly faded, price-clipped. STK
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$35.00
THE NIAGRA  [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

THE NIAGRA [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

by Donald Braider, Designed by Ernst Reichl

New York, Chicago & San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. x, 368 pages. Stated 'First edition' on copyright page. Condition of the book is Very Good; exterior excellent, text is very clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is Very Good; Very clean, no fading, not price-clipped ($8.95). STK
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$25.00
THE KENTUCKY  [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES] SIGNED BY AUTHOR

THE KENTUCKY [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES] SIGNED BY AUTHOR

by Thomas D. Clark, illustrated by John A. Spelman, III

New York & Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, 1942. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. x, 431 pages. Light green cloth. Signed by Thoms D. Clark twice, once on half-title page and again on title page with 'Best Wishes'. 'FR' device printed on copyright page (1st printing), Condition of the book is Very Good; covers very lightly toned around edges, bookplate (Samuel M. Blakemore) on front pastedown, text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is... Read more
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$130.00
The River Volga And Its Life

The River Volga And Its Life

by MORDUKHAI-BOLOTOVSKOI, Ph. D. (ed.)

The Hague: Dr. W. Junk, 1979. Hardcover. Fine/Good. Monographiae Biologicae vol. 33. xiii, 473 p. 25 cm. Nearly 200 b&w figures, photos, and tables. Brown cloth hardcover with gold print. In blue dustjacket with some wear and tears at edges and lower spine. Some tape residue on both lower covers near spine. Small mark on text block edge. Topics include: physical geography; palaeogeography; hydrology; hydrochemistry; mibrobiolgoy; invertebrates; life in the shore zones of the Volga reservoirs;... Read more
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$75.00
The Ohio (Ohio River Valley Series)

The Ohio (Ohio River Valley Series)

by Banta, R.E

Paperback. Fine. Paperback.
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$8.00
KENNEBEC - CRADLE OF AMERICANS  [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

KENNEBEC - CRADLE OF AMERICANS [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

by Robert P. Tristram Coffin, illustrated by Maitland de Gogorza

New York & Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, 1937. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. x, 292 pages. Salmon colored cloth. 'FR' device printed on copyright page (1st printing), on the 'Books by Coffin' page 5th book of poetry listed as 'Ballads of Square-Told Americans' corrected to 'Square-Toed' in subsequent printings. Condition of the book is Very Good; name and address of previous owner on blank facing half-title page, dated June 19, 1937, endpapers very lightly toned... Read more
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$45.00
Summer hawk

Summer hawk

by Bunch, Richard Alan

San Francisco: Norton Coker Press, 1991. 28p., staplebound 8.5x5.5 inch wraps, back cover is bumped and creased. A local dude, title poem invokes Russian River area.
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$10.00
THE HUDSON [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

THE HUDSON [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

by Carl Carmer, illustrated by Stow Wengenroth

New York & Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, 1939. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. xii, 434 pages. Blue Cloth. Index ends on p. 434 followed by 'Rivers and American Folk' by Constance Lindsay Skinner, which is unpaginated. 'FR' device printed on copyright page (1st printing). Condition of the book is Very Good; edges of spine lightly toned, text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is Very Good; mild edge-wear, a few chips at top of... Read more
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$50.00
THE ALLAGASH [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES] INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR

THE ALLAGASH [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES] INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR

by Lew Dietz, illustrated by George Loh, foreword by Edmund S. Muskie, book design by Ernst Reichl

New York, Chicago & San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1968. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. xxiv, 264 pages. Signed by Dietz, with a short inscription on half-title page. Condition of the book is Very Good; exterior very clean, very light foxing to endpapers, text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is Good; spine and fore-edges lightly toned, with some wear, 3 small holes in spine, not price-clipped ($7.50). STK
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$40.00
Report from the Secretary of War, Transmitting, In compliance with a resolution of the Senate, copies of reports, plans, and estimates for the improvement of the Neenah, Wiskonsin, and Rock rivers

Report from the Secretary of War, Transmitting, In compliance with a resolution of the Senate, copies of reports, plans, and estimates for the improvement of the Neenah, Wiskonsin, and Rock rivers

by Secretary of War

Washington DC, 1840. Hardcover. Near fine. Report No. 318, 26th Congress, 1st Session, March 26, 1840. 29 p. 24 cm. 17 maps, some of which fold out. Bound in navy cloth with marbled boards.
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$150.00
THE ALLEGHENY [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES] PITTSBURGH EDITION SIGNED BY AUTHOR

THE ALLEGHENY [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES] PITTSBURGH EDITION SIGNED BY AUTHOR

by Frederick Way Jr., illustrated by Henry C. Pitz

New York & Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, 1942. Pittsburgh Edition/ Limited edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. xxiv, 264 pages. Signed by Way on limitation page, #243 of an unspecified number. Condition of the book is Very Good; a few light spots on covers, previous owners name on front pastedown, his bookplate on blank facing limitation page, text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is Very Good; spine lightly faded, laight wear to edges, price-clipped. STK
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$75.00
The Amazon: The Life History of a Mighty River

The Amazon: The Life History of a Mighty River

by HASKINS, Caryl P

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. xviii, 415 p. 24 cm. Map on endpapers. B&w plates. Beige cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Spine faded, small chips and tears in edges, price-clipped front flap. Former owner's label on half title. Includes letter hand-written by the author's wife to a friend on Haskins Laboratories letterhead, 3 Christmas cards from Caryl and Edna Haskins (one signed, other printed), small card... Read more
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$75.00
Topografia Archiepiscopatuum Moguntinensis Treuirensis et Coloniensis [&c &c, facsimile volume]

Topografia Archiepiscopatuum Moguntinensis Treuirensis et Coloniensis [&c &c, facsimile volume]

by Merian, Matth

no city, Germany: not shown, 1920. Hardcover. Contents entirely maps in facsimile with explanitory text in blackletter, most maps (there are many) are doublespreads, we see no damage to these, to the singletons, or to the text leaves. Hinges of item have been strengthened neatly (indeed expertly) with document tape. Book itself is a 12x8.5 inch hardbound in brown papered boards under a Japanese-vellum backstrip which has a red label gilt-lettered and -ruled. General good shape: top rim has tiny tears,... Read more
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$60.00
THE GILA - RIVER OF THE SOUTHWEST [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

THE GILA - RIVER OF THE SOUTHWEST [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

by Edwin Corle, illustrated by Ross Santee

New York & Toronto: Rinehart & Compnay, 1951. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Ross Santee. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. 402 pages. 1st printing with Rinehart 'R' in circle on copyright page. Rinehart review copy slip included. Condition of the book is Very Good; Exterior excellent, previous owner's name on half-title page, text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked . Dust jacket is Very Good; spine slightly toned, not price-clipped ($4.50). STK
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$45.00
Report on the St. Lawrence Waterway Project to The Montreal Board of Trade

Report on the St. Lawrence Waterway Project to The Montreal Board of Trade

by HOLGATE, Henry; JAMIESON, J. A

Montreal, nd. ca. 1929. Card Covers. Very Good. 46 p. 23 cm. Fold-out map at rear. Card covers with taped spine. Letter to The Montreal Board of Trade from J. Stanley Cook, 1929, attached inside front cover. Former owner's label and ink stamps on title page. A little thumbing to p. 15.
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$45.00
The Canadian Mississippi River

The Canadian Mississippi River

by GEDDES, Hilda

Burnstown, ON: General Store Publishing House, 1992. Softcover. Very good. 281 p. 28 cm. B&w illustrations. Softcover. Tear in upper spine. Faint marks at top of title and acknowledgements pages. Topics include: lumbering; river barons; Myer's Cave; the Caldwell-McLaren Feud; Lanark; Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority; Carleton Place, Appleton, Almonte, Pakenham, Galetta; etc.
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$30.00
THE FRENCH BROAD  [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

THE FRENCH BROAD [RIVERS OF AMERICA SERIES]

by Wilma Dykeman, illustrated by Douglas Gorsline

New York & Toronto: Rinehart & Compnay, 1973. Sixth printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Douglas Gorsline. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. 371 pages. Yellow cloth. Sixth printing, 1973. Condition of the book is Very Good; covers very clean, text and illustrations are very clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is Very Good; very mild edge-wear with some minor chipping to spine ends, price-clipped. STK
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$20.00
The Ohio

The Ohio

by Banta, R. E

NY: Rinehart and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and toned.. 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. One of the volumes in the Rivers of America series. Gray cloth binding. Index, bibliography. ; Rivers of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 592 pages .
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$20.00
Suwannee River: Strange Green Land (Rivers of America)

Suwannee River: Strange Green Land (Rivers of America)

by Matschat, Cecile Hulse

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1938. Light green cloth in mylar protected dust-jacket, illustrated endpages, (8.25 x 5.75 inches), 296 pages with Index, plus "Rivers and American Folk" by Constance Skinner at rear [unpaginated]; illustrated. True First Edition/First Printing ($2.50 price on front jacket flap and no indication later printing). The third title in the noteable Rivers of America Series. The first edition of this title went through numerous printings, this being a true First... Read more
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$65.00
THE RHINE FROM ITS SOURCE TO THE SEA FROM THE GERMAN OF KARL STIELER, H.  WACHENHUSEN, AND F. W. HACKLANDER, WITH 425 ILLUSTRATIONS [Lbc]

THE RHINE FROM ITS SOURCE TO THE SEA FROM THE GERMAN OF KARL STIELER, H. WACHENHUSEN, AND F. W. HACKLANDER, WITH 425 ILLUSTRATIONS [Lbc]

by Bartley, G. C. T

Philadelphia: Lippincott. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1878. Hardcover. Germany; Travel; Guide Book; B&W Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tal; xi, 373 pages; THE RHINE FROM ITS SOURCE TO THE SEA FROM THE GERMAN OF KARL STIELER, H. WACHENHUSEN, AND F. W. HACKLANDER, WITH 425 ILLUSTRATIONS . Bound in publisher's pictorial green cloth with elaborate gilt decoration, all edges gilt. Green coated endpapers. Cloth with scattered wear at extrmities. Binding quite solid and straight .... Read more
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$220.45
Nahanni: River of Gold ... River of Dreams

Nahanni: River of Gold ... River of Dreams

by HARTLING, Neil

Hyde Park, ON: The Canadian Recreational Canoeing Association, 1993. Softcover. Near fine. 133 p. 21 x 25 cm. B&w and colour illustrations. Softcover. A little sticky residue inside front cover.
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$35.00