This book tells the story of New England's longest river, from its birth some 15,000 years ago as a small stream sculpted by glaciers in the last ice age through its rich and colorful history as New England's preeminent waterway.This book tells the story of New England's longest river, from its birth some 15,000 years ago as a small stream sculpted by glaciers in the last ice age through its rich and colorful history as New England's preeminent waterway.Read Less
Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, x + 310 pages, biege cloth. A good + sturdy hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling, but foxing and color fading to the cover cloth; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with the previous owners name on the front endpaper and the light foxing to fore-edges and endpapers. Without dust jacket. A nice reading copy.
illus. VG/Good only (see notes) 310pp. Slight cant to spine. DJ has interior brown paper tape repairs, some staining to DJ from that, fair amount of edgewear, etc. As of October, 2014, we have over 20 in the Rivers of America series. Most have DJs, several are signed. Search our listing using the keyword "Rivers of America" for a listing.
Hard, Walter., pub. by Rinehart & Co., nd, c1947, 1st Edition, blind stamped cloth, end papers a little foxy, name on rear pdep o/w vg (no dj), 310 pp w/index & bibliography, B & W illus. by Douglas W. Gorsline, 8vo, 'Rivers of America' edited by Hervey A. Gorsline, Douglas W.
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