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61 Gibbings, Robert Lovely is the Lee

New York: E. P. Dutton and Company 1945, 1st edition. A noted naturalist takes us on an evocative exploration of Ireland's River Lee. Dust jacket chipped with portions missing, 8vo in green cloth with vignette on front board, engravings by the author, 256pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Poor. 
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62 Gibbings, Robert Lovely is the Lee

New York: E. P. Dutton and Company 1945, 1st edition. A noted naturalist takes us on an evocative tour through Ireland exploring the River Lee. No dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth with vignette on front board, engravings by the author, 256pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. 
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63 Gibbings, Robert Till I End My Song

New York: E. P. Dutton and Company 1957, 1st edition. Illustrated with wood engravings by the author. No dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, 234pp, no marks, clean and tight, Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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64 Gibbs, James A. Pacific Graveyard

Portland OR: Binfords & Mort 1950, 1st edition. A narrative of the hundreds of sea disasters lost where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth with design black-stamped on front board, b&w photos, appendix with list of vessels lost, 173pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Very Good. 
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65 Grover Surface Water Supply of the U.S. 1918: Missouri River Basin

Washington: GPO 1921, Volume 6 (of 14), Water-Supply Paper No. 476. No dust jacket, name on inside front endpaper o/w no marks, tight, Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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66 Gulick, Bill Snake River Country

Caldwell ID: The Caxton Printers Ltd, 1971. Gulick and photographer Earl Roberge present a wonderfully produced description of the Snake River watershed--its history and its potential. Dust jacket, folio (14.75x11.5) in black cloth with titles gilt-stamped on front board, map endpapers. illustrated throughout in full color, index, 195pp, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. 
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67 Haites, Erik F. Western River Transportation

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press 1975. Haites and co-authors James Mak and Gary M. Walton provide a detailed description of the antebellum internal transportation system on the Ohio and Mississippi rivers, 1810-1860. No dust jacket, 8vo in brick cloth, map, charts, 7 appendices, bibliography, index, 209pp, no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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68 Hall, Leonard Stars Upstream: Life Along an Ozark River

Chicago: University of Chicago Press 1959. An informative description of the Current River which runs for 150 miles through the Ozarks. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, map endpapers, 30 b&w photos, 252pp, no marks, Very Good/Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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69 Harris Mississippi Solo: A River Quest

New York: Nick Lyons Books 1988, 1st. An engaging adventure story, full of unexpected characters and incidents. Dust jacket, quarterbound in grey cloth and blue paper, map endpapers, contents as new, near Fine. 
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70 Harris, Eddy L. Mississippi Solo: A River Quest

New York: Nick Lyons Books 1988, 1st. The story of an engaging adventure on a canoe trip down the Mississippi, full of unexpected characters and incidents. Dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in grey cloth and blue paper, map endpapers, 250pp, contents as new, Very Good/Very Good. 
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71 Hill, Evan Connecticut River, The

Middletown CT: Wesleyan University Press 1972. Hill and photographer William F. Steckl present a moving tribute to the river that it depicts and a warning of what uncontrolled exploitation can do. No dust jacket (but overflaps laid in), 4to in pictorial vinyl, b&w photos throughout, six maps, no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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72 Hillary, Edmund From the Ocean to the Sky

New York: The Viking Press, BCE, 1979. Sir Edmund Hillary, conqueror of Everest, embarks on a 1500-mile trek, by jet-boat, up the Ganges and into the mountains where the great river has its beginnings. Dust jacket slightly chipped at head of spine, 8vo half-bound in blue cloth and brown paper, map endpapers, 13 color and 47 b&w photos, 9 maps and drawings, glossary of Indian terms, index, 268pp, Very Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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73 Hillary, Edmund From the Ocean to the Sky

New York: The Viking Press, BCE, 1979. Sir Edmund Hillary, conqueror of Everest, embarks on a 1500-mile trek, by jet-boat, up the Ganges and into the mountains where the great river has its beginnings. Dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in blue cloth and brown paper, map endpapers, 13 color and 47 b&w photos, 9 maps and drawings, glossary of Indian terms, index, 268pp, as new, Fine/Fine. 
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74 HRSR Hudson River Sloops

Hastings-on-Hudson NY: Hudson River Sloop Restoration, Inc. 1970. A brief history and technical description, together with excerpts from a nineteenth century travel journal. SOFT cover, oblong 8vo saddle-stitched, b&w illustrations throughout, 32pp, clean with no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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75 HRSR Hudson River Sloops

Hastings-on-Hudson NY: Hudson River Sloop Restoration, Inc. 1970. A brief history and technical description, together with excerpts from a nineteenth century travel journal. SOFT cover, oblong 8vo saddle-stitched, b&w illustrations throughout, 32pp, clean with no marks, Very Good. 
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76 Hudson River Day Line Hudson River, The

No city: Hudson River Day Line, c.1905. SOFT cover with tinted photo, 24 photo-gravures, 10x8.25, 25pp, cord-laced souvenir album format, no marks, as new, Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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77 Hutchison, Bruce Fraser, The

Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company, Ltd., No. 42 in the Rivers of America series 1950, marked 'R' on copyright page. The story of the river, its source, its people and legends, with illustrations by Richard Bennett. No dust jacket, 8vo in brown cloth, supplementary reading, index, 368pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. 
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78 Hyland, Paul Black Heart, The

New York: Henry Holt and Company 1989, 1st US printing. Hyland follows the footsteps of Joseph Conrad, Roger Casement, and his great-uncle Dan Crawford--into the Congo and the heart of darkness. Dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in black and green cloth, select bibliography, index, 288pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine/near Fine. 
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79 Jackson, William Cambridge Bridge Commission Report

Boston: City of Boston, Printing Department 1909. A massive and comprehensive report by the Chief Engineer on the building of the new bridge connecting Boston and Cambridge. No dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, 39 illustrations, numerous fold-out expense charts, 363pp, boards water-stained, pages slightly wrinkled but little staining and nothing obscured, a scarce document relating to American bridge-building at the end of the 19th century, overall condition Poor but decent reading copy. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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80 Jaques As Far As The Yukon

New York: Harper & Brothers 1951, 1st edition. A personal account in words and pictures of the natural beauty of the California and Alaska coasts and the Yukon and Klondike River, with pen-and-ink illustrations by Francis Lee Jaques. Dust jacket rubbed with slight tear at top rear, halfbound in blue cloth and black paper, contents clean and tight, Good+. 
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