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THE OHIO; By R. E. Banta / Illustrated by Edward Shenton by  R. E Banta - Hardcover - Rivers of America series [#39] - 1949 - from Borg Antiquarian (SKU: 5045)

THE OHIO; By R. E. Banta / Illustrated by Edward Shenton

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THE OHIO; By R. E. Banta / Illustrated by Edward Shenton

by Banta, R. E

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New York Toronto: Rinehart & Company, Inc, 1949. Rivers of America series [#39]. Cloth. Fine/Fine. B&W maps & drawings. Thick 8vo, gray cloth with black label with gold lettering plus black lettering on spine, illustrated with two double-spread B&W maps, pictorial chapter-heads, and a few full-page illustrative drawings, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting an Indian in canoe, frontiersman in his, raftsman, and paddle-wheel steamer on the Ohio, 592 pages. The Rivers of America Series is a landmark series of books on American rivers, for the most part written by literary figures rather than historians. The series spanned three publishers and thirty-seven years. SUPERIOR CONDITION: Tight, bright, clean copy with excellent unfoxed maps, illustrations, and pages. Now Scarce in such a remarkably Fine dust jacket (unclipped). No remainder marks.

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Bookseller
Borg Antiquarian US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
5045
Title
THE OHIO; By R. E. Banta / Illustrated by Edward Shenton
Author
Banta, R. E
Illustrator
B&W maps & drawings
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
Rivers of America series [#39]
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Rinehart & Company, Inc
Place of Publication
New York Toronto
Date published
1949
Keywords
River, transport, Indians, flatboats, explorers, paddle-wheelers, Mark Twain, illustrated, maps
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About Borg Antiquarian

BorgAntiquarian (ABAA & ILAB) is a dealer long engaged in selling exceptional collectibles: rare and fine books, autographs and manuscripts, fine art and artifacts. We are generalists in Americana, English & American literature, plus selected authors & important figures (Dickens & Darwin; presidents & 'signers'; scientists & historical figures; Revolutionary & Civil War militaria).

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