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81 Jenkinson Wild Rivers of North America

New York: E. P. Dutton & Company 1973, 3rd printing. Two veterans run our magnificent rivers by canoe, kayak, or raft with photographs by Karn Kernberger and descriptions of some 115 wilderness waterways. Dust jacket, large 8vo in green cloth, small name label on outside front endpaper o/w no marks, index, 413pp, contents as new, near Fine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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82 Jenkinson, Michael Wilderness Rivers of America

New York: Henry N. Abrams / Chanticleer Press 1981. Essays and pictures of 11 spectacular American rivers, including the upper Hudson, the Atchafalaya, the Allagash, and more. Dust jacket, small folio (9.25 x 12.25 inches) in blue cloth, 199 color photos, 11 maps, index, 280pp, as new, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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83 Jenness, Aylette Along the Niger River

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell company 1974. A vivid and moving picture of a diverse world of farmers, herders, fishermen, and nomads, each group with its own language and culture. Dust jacket chipped at head of spine, 4to in red cloth, b&w photos throughout, bibliography, index, 135pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Good. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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84 Jerome, Jerome K. Three Men In A Boat

New York: Henry Holt & Company [1889] 1890, 1st US edition. A charming and amusing account of three Britons who go off boating on the Thames with a dog. No dust jacket, 12mo in green cloth with title gilt-stamped, faded vignette on front board, spine age-darkened, edges lightly frayed, patterned endpapers, illustrated with pen-and-ink sketches throughout by A. Frederics, 298pp, inscription by previous owner on free fly o/w no marks, clean and tight, Good, quite a nice copy of this classic tale. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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85 Jones Waterfalls of Wales, The

London: Robert Hale 1986, 1st. Dust jacket, no marks, as new, Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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86 Jones Waterfalls of Wales, The

London: Robert Hale 1986, 1st. All the waterfall wonders of Wales are brought together in one magnificent anthology, with over 100 b&w photographs and informative commentary. Dust jacket, green cloth, no marks, as new, Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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87 Jones, John Waterfalls of Wales, The

London: Robert Hale 1986. All the waterfall wonders of Wales are brought together in one magnificent anthology. Dust jacket, square 8vo in green cloth, over 100 b&w photos, index, 242pp, no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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88 Keating, Bern Legend of the Delta Queen, The

New Orleans LA: Delta Queen Steamboat Company 1986. Chronicle of the last paddlewheel steamboat offering overnight river travel. SOFT cover, 4to, b&w and color photos throughout, 62pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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89 Keating, Bern Mighty Mississippi, The

Washington: National Geographic 1971, 1st printing. A splendid tour of the great American river with color photos by James L. Stanfield. Dust jacket with one small tear, 4to in beige cloth with design blind-stamped in front board, pictorial endpapers, color photos throughout, indx,199pp, tight with no marks, Very Good/Very Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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90 Keating, Bern Mighty Mississippi, The

Washington: National Geographic 1971, 1st printing. A splendid tour of the great American river with color photos by James L. Stanfield. Dust jacket with a few small tears, 4to in beige cloth with design blind-stamped in front board, pictorial endpapers, beautifully illustrated, color photos throughout, index, 199pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Fair. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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91 Kimbrough Floating Island

New York: Harper & Row Publishers 1968, 1st edition. SIGNED on half-title by author Emily Kimbrough. A cruise through the rivers and canals of France in 1967 aboard the converted barge Palinurus. Dust jacket faded with a few snags along top edge, spine sunned, 8vo in blue cloth faded, map endpapers, drawings by Mircea Vasiliu, 244pp, no marks, Good+. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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92 Kinseth, Lance River Eternal

New York: Viking Penguin 1989, 1st printing. In delicate and exact prose, Kinseth sets down the colors and gestures of one man's journey alongside a prairie river and closes the distance that separates us from the natural world. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in beige cloth and green paper, 115pp, ink mark on bottom edges o/w as new, near Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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93 Kinseth, Lance River Eternal

New York: Viking Penguin 1989, 1st printing. In delicate and exact prose, Kinseth sets down the colors and gestures of one man's journey alongside a prairie river and closes the distance that separates us from the natural world. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in beige cloth and green paper, 115pp, ink mark on bottom edges o/w as new, near Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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94 Kinseth, Lance River Eternal

New York: Viking Penguin 1989, 1st printing. In delicate and exact prose, Kinseth sets down the colors and gestures of one man's journey alongside a prairie river and closes the distance that separates us from the natural world. Dust jacket with price clipped, 8vo halfbound in beige cloth and green paper, 115pp, ink mark on bottom edges o/w as new, near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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95 Klein, Benjamin F. Ohio River Handbook

Cincinnati OH: Young & Klein, Inc. [1958] 1964 revised edition. Title page reads 'The Ohio River Handbook and Picture Album,' containing an amazing wealth of information, historic and current, with charts and reference information regarding the Ohio and its tributaries. No dust jacket, 8vo in pictorial cloth, profusely illustrated throughout with b&w photos and drawings, index, 440pp plus notes on how to use the locks, boards scuffed and worn, contents clean and tight with no marks, Good+. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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96 Knox, Jack Riverman

Nashville: Abingdon Press 1971. The story of Wet Willie, who grew up on the banks of the upper Cumberland before dams gentled the river. Dust jacket price clipped, oblong 8vo in half-bound in green and marbled cloth, illustrated throughout with pen and ink sketches by the author, 159pp, owner's bookplate on front endpaper, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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97 Lane, Carl D. American Paddle Steamboats

New York: Coward-McCann, Inc. 1943. Lane explains how the paddlewheel steamboat helped to open the American continent, whose rivers provided access before there was a road system, but sail could not meet the need. No dust jacket, 4to in grey buckram, pictorial endpapers, 138 illustrations including 95 full-page plates, index, 250pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good+. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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98 Lane, Ferdinand C. Earth's Grandest Rivers

Garden City NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1949. Lane explains how rivers shaped the earth and then describes 38 of the world's great rivers. No dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, index, 305pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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99 Leyland, Mike & Mal Great Ugly River: In Australia's Outback

London: Angus & Robertson [1966] 1967, 2nd printing. The Darling River Expedition across Queensland has some elements of Kon-Tiki and Three Men in a Boat. Dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, map endpapers, b&w photos throughout, 226pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/Very Good. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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100 Lieb, Robert C. Transportation: The Domestic System

Reston VA: Reston Publishing Company, Inc. 1972. Lieb outlines and analyzes the America transportation system in the 1970s, focusing all modes of transport (including water) particularly between cities. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, tables, charts, notes, index, 436pp, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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