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1 ?anon Deep Water

New York: New York Marine News Co. 1952, 5th, 2nd printing. B&W photos of all major U.S. waterways and deep water ports. No dust jacket (probably none issued), 25x38 color chart of principal U.S. waterways in rear pocket, no marks, Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Angel, Heather Waterways and Water Life of Great Britain

London: Peerage Books [1982] 1986, 2nd edition. Original title: The Family Water Naturalist. Photographer Heather Angel and Botanist Pat Wolseley present a unique combination of pictures and information as they explore the world of fresh and salt water, and the life it sustains. Dust jacket, 4to in green cloth, over 300 color and 200 b&w photographs, glossary, index, 192pp, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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3 Baldwin, Leland D. Keelboat Age On Western Waters, The

Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press [1941,60] 1980, 1st printing thus. Baldwin tells the story of riverboating in the West before the invention of the steamboat, the types of vessels, their mean of locomotion, and the art of navigation on uncharted rivers. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, 9 illustrations, extensive notes and bibliography, index, 264pp, no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Blanchard, Fessenden S. Cruising Guide to the Inland Waterway and Florida, A

New York: Dodd, Mead and Company 1954, 1st edition. As with his previous books, Blanchard provides a myriad of practical first-hand information for the cruising boater. Dust jacket with several small tears, 8vo in navy cloth, map endpapers, b&w illustrations, mileage appendix, index, 256pp, page edges foxed not affecting contents, clean and tight with no marks, Good+/Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Brown, Alexander Juniper Waterway

Newport News VA: Mariners' Museum Publication No. 39, 1981. The illustrated history of the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal including its design, construction, and role through history. Dust jacket, oblong 8vo in green cloth, 96 figures and 10 tables, bibliography, index, xiii+255pp, contents as new, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Clowes, Ernest S. Shipways to the Sea

Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins Company 1929, 1st. A comprehensive analysis of America's water navigation system, subtitled 'A Resume of the Problem Presented by Our Inland and Coastal Waterways.' No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, maps, b&w photos, index, 196pp, boards scuffed and worn, owner's name label in rear o/w no marks, contents clean and tight, Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Clowes, Ernest S. Shipways to the Sea

Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins Company 1929, 1st. A comprehensive analysis of America's water navigation system, subtitled 'A Resume of the Problem Presented by Our Inland and Coastal Waterways.' Dust jacket ragged and torn with some tape repairs, 8vo in blue cloth, maps, b&w photos, index, 196pp, Very Good/Poor. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8 Conzen Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor

DeKalb IL: Northern Illinois University Press 1988, 1st. Dust jacket w/ one 1/4 inch snag, Library of Congress stamp on reverse of title, boards and contents as new, Fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Cooper, Bill & Laurel Watersteps through France

Dobbs Ferry NY: Sheridan House 1996. The coopers take us to the Camargue by canal aboard a Dutch barge. SOFT cover, 8vo, line drawings, index, 174pp, Very Good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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10 Dorian, Edith M. High-Water Cargo

New Brunswick NJ: Rutgers University Press 1965 reprint of 1950 original. A novel of the New Jersey town of New Brunswick along the Delaware and Raritan Canal in the mid-19th century. SOFT cover, 8vo, drawings by Forrest Orr, 224pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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11 Duke, Donald Water Trails West

Garden City NY: Doubleday & Company 1978. Eighteen western writers present historical essays on the rivers, lakes, and canals that facilitated the European exploration of the American west. Dust jacket, 4to halfbound in black cloth and yellow paper, index, 271pp, no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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12 Fisher America's Inland Waterway

Washington: National Geographic Society, Special Publications series, No. 128, 1973. No dust jacket, blue cloth slightly soiled, no marks, contents as new, Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Fisher, Allan C. America's Inland Waterway

Washington: National Geographic Society, Special Publications series, No. 128, 1973. Allan Fisher's text and more than 150 color photos by Jim Amos take us 2,000 miles along the eastern seaboard of the U.S. aboard the 43-foot motorsailer Andromeda. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, tall 4to in blue cloth with design on front board, contents as new, index, 207pp, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Gray, Ralph D. National Waterway, The

Urbana IL: University of Illinois Press [1967] 1989 2nd updated edition, 1st printing thus. The first full-length study of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, from its beginnings in the late 18th century to the modern seaway of today. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w illustrations, 10 tables, index, bibliographical essay, 330pp, contents as new, Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Hallberg, Charles W. Suez Canal, The

New York: Columbia University Press 1931. Number 348 in the History, Economics, and Public Law series, Hallberg examines in detail the history and diplomatic importance of the great canal. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, fold-out map, 5 appendices, index, 434pp, EX-LIBRARY stamped 'discard,' usual marks but no others, clean, tight, Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Hargreaves, Reginald Narrow Seas, The

London: Sidgwick and Jackson Limited 1959, 1st printing. A history of the English Channel: how the English established mastery over it, how they lost it, and the disasters that ensued. Dust jacket badly torn, portions missing but intact, 8vo in blue linen, lower corners slightly bumped, bibliography, foldout chart, index, 527pp, Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Harrison Channel, The

Glasgow: William Collins Sons 1986. A look at the people and their activities along both sides of the English Channel through 10,000 years of history. Dust jacket, navy cloth, illustrated throughout, as new, Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Kytle, Elizabeth Home on the Canal

Cabin John MD: Seven Locks Press 1983. Kytle presents an informal history of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, drawn from recollections of eleven men and women who worked the boats and lived in the lock houses along the canal until the last operating season in 1924. Dust jacket, square 8vo, natural cloth, black and white photos, index, 285pp, no marks, Fine/near Fine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Lesberg, Sandy Canals of Amsterdam, The

London: Peebles Press 1976. The Dutch city has over 50 miles of canals and waterways, providing endless variety and enjoyment, here recorded in word and color photographs. Dust jacket, folio in black buckram, principal photography by A. B. Pruis, b&w and color full-page photos, 125pp, pictorial read endpaper, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 Lesstrang, Jacques Seaway: The Untold Story of North America's Fourth Seacoast

Seattle: Salisbury Press/Superior Publishing Company 1976, stated 1st. In words and a multitude of informative pictures, Lesstrang shows how the locks system of the St. Lawrence Seaway opened the Great Lakes to world trade. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, 4to in navy vinyl with gilt titles, b&w and color photos throughout, index, 214pp, no marks, clean and tight, Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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