The Romance of London’s River

By: Jones, James A.

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Informative and descriptive chapters on the history and the ways of the river; covering the tidal section of the River Thames from the Nore to Teddington Lock.


Tales of the Thames with tugmasters; Barge Boneyards; the Waterside Taverns; on the "toshers" and Scurfers" and the odd little cottage of Condemned Hole and Creekmouth; smugglers; Eel Island; Docklands are enlivened by crisp line drawings.


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Decorated endpages. Top edge stained blue.

Title: The Romance of London’s River

Author Name: Jones, James A.

Illustrator: 100+ illustrations by Frank H. Mason.

Categories: London, British Isles,

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Publisher: London:, Hutchinson & CO.,: 1935.

Binding: Hardcover.

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo; 311 pages plus publisher’s advertisements.

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 007115