The Illustrated History of Canal & River Navigations
Third revised and enlarged edition. Landmark Publishing 2006
Lovely, large format and encyclopedic Gazateer of a book on Britain's canal and river navigations and the boats, people and technigues used on them.
Heavily illustrated with B&W photos, and sketched. 24 maps illustrating all the canals and river navigations of the UK and Ireland. The first edition of this book won the author, Edward Paget-Tomlinson, the Library Association McColdin Medal in 1993 for Outstanding Reference Book of the Year.
384 pages paperback.
CONDITION. Very good and tight. The right hand edge of the cover has been dented but this does not transmit further than the first page.