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Canals and Inland Waterways

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Inland Cruising: A guide to boating on canals and rivers., Alborough, Norman
1 Alborough, Norman Inland Cruising: A guide to boating on canals and rivers.
The Crowood Press 1995 1852238763 / 9781852238766 First Edition Hardback with pictorial cover. Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photos and line drawings throughout text 
Aimed very much at the novice whether about to buy a boat or hire one. Covers choosing the right boat, setting off, mooring and turning round, negotiating locks, bridges and tunnels, and essential safety advice. 573079 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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English Rivers and Canals, Atterbury, Paul
2 Atterbury, Paul English Rivers and Canals
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1984 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
A tour of England's often forgotten waterways. 515123 
Price: 5.85 GBP
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Inland Waterways of France, Benest, E E
3 Benest, E E Inland Waterways of France
Imray Laurie 1963 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white plates and drawings 
537108 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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4 Burman, J H Echoes of a Canal Travelling Man (SIGNED COPY)
Published by the Author 1981 Hardback with pictorial cover. Very Good 
Inscribed and signed by the author on endpaper. 103476 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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The Changing River: An account of some British waters and their history, Burton, Anthony
5 Burton, Anthony The Changing River: An account of some British waters and their history
Victor Gollancz Ltd 1982 0575029676 / 9780575029675 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good or better Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper has light shelf wear and spine is sunned. A fascinating history of rivers and river folk. 540075 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Inland Waterways of Britain, Calvert, Roger
6 Calvert, Roger Inland Waterways of Britain
Ian Allan 1963 Hardback with pictorial cover. Good to Very Good Illustrated with mono photos 
56pp.Some shelf wear. 103521 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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Inland Waterways of Europe, Calvert, Roger
7 Calvert, Roger Inland Waterways of Europe
George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1963 First Edition Very Good Worn Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper has considerable edge wear and rubbing, and a tear repaired internally with archive tape. 555014 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Waterway Conservation, Chaplin, Peter H, with a foreword by John Humphries
8 Chaplin, Peter H, with a foreword by John Humphries Waterway Conservation
Whittet Books 1989 0905483723 / 9780905483726 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Fine Illustrated with black-and-white plates and drawings 
541176 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Wessex Waterway: A Guide to the Kennet and Avon Canal, Clew, Kenneth R
9 Clew, Kenneth R Wessex Waterway: A Guide to the Kennet and Avon Canal
Moonraker Press 1978 0239001818 / 9780239001818 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine. Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
pp.64. 677035 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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10 Gladwin D.D. An Illustrated History of British Waterways
Spur Books 1977 0904978281 / 9780904978285 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated in mono 
The Romans were probably the first people to build canals in England, mostly in the fenlands and East Anglia, to facilitate freight travel to and from their settlements at York and Lincoln. Then came the Earl of Bridgwater, and the rest, as they say, is history. The author tells his story in a lively and very readable style. Wrapper has edge wear 117126 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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The National Trust Rivers of Britain, Muir, Richard and Nina
11 Muir, Richard and Nina The National Trust Rivers of Britain
Webb & Bower 1986 0863501109 / 9780863501104 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs 
545131 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Discovering Lost Canals, Russell, Robert
12 Russell, Robert Discovering Lost Canals
Shire Publications 1980 0852634889 / 9780852634882 Card covers Very Good Illustrated with maps 
64pp including index. 103498 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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13 Russell, Romald Rivers
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1979 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Plenty off illustrations; Mono Photos and facsimile prints and documents 
Study of the craft that use the rivers, fords, ferries bridges and other crossings, and the role rivers play in shaping the landscape. Inscr to front endpaper. 112287 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Rivers, Russell, Ronald
14 Russell, Ronald Rivers
David & Charles 1978 0715374737 / 9780715374733 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white plates , drawings, maps, facsimile documents, etc. 
Study of the craft that use the rivers, fords, ferries bridges and other crossings, and the role rivers play in shaping the landscape. 541177 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Rivers, Russell, Ronald
15 Russell, Ronald Rivers
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1979 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Plus. Illustrated with mono plates. throughout text, with photographs, art works, facsimile documents, etc. 
208pp with appendix and index. Study of the craft that use the rivers, fords, ferries bridges and other crossings, and the role rivers play in shaping the landscape. 114391 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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16 Smith, Peter L Canal Architecture
Shire Publications 1986 0852637624 / 9780852637623 First Edition Staple bound card covers Very Good Illustrated with mono photos 
Shire Album no: 158. slight discoloration to front cover. 103478 
Price: 5.85 GBP
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Holidays In Boats, Snoxell, F. H.
17 Snoxell, F. H. Holidays In Boats
Temple Press 1960 Second Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated in black-and-white 
Wrapper has edge wear and rubbing. 555050 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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18 Vince, John Canals and Canal Architecture
Shire Publications 1973 0852632290 / 9780852632291 First Edition, First Printing. Staple bound card covers Very Good Illustrated with mono photos 
Shire Album no: 3. First printing of an early title. Some shelf wear. 103479 
Price: 8.55 GBP
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The Thames & Severn Canal, Viner, D. J.
19 Viner, D. J. The Thames & Severn Canal
Nelson: Hendon Publishing 1977 0902907654 / 9780902907652 Paperback Good Plus Illustrated in black-and-white 
Some creasing and discolouration to covers. 548093 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Secret Waters: A guide to the quiet and unspoilt rivers, lakes and canals of Britain and Ireland, Watney, John
20 Watney, John Secret Waters: A guide to the quiet and unspoilt rivers, lakes and canals of Britain and Ireland
Webb & Bower 1988 0863501443 / 9780863501449 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Good to Very Good Illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper has edge wear. 545130 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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