Water Wagon: Through Florida Waterways by Scow and Outboard Motor

By: Allyn, Rube

Price: $80.00

Quantity: 1 available


Signed with a warm inscription by the author Laid-in are two b/w photographs of the author; one is captioned on the blank before the title page that speaks of his voyage to Cuba.


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve is chipped along edges, small loss top of the spine and has age-toned.


A difficult to find title of early Florida. Rarely found signed.


Allyn designed a houseboat scow that drew only 6 inches of water with retractable wheels that could be towed by car, plunked in the water, retract wheels, and was powered by outboard, He traveled the waterways of Florida, fishing on the way.


First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; vii + 242 pages; Illustrated.

Title: Water Wagon: Through Florida Waterways by Scow and Outboard Motor

Author Name: Allyn, Rube

Categories: A. TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, Florida, NON-FICTION, Biography / Autobiography / Memoir,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Young: 1952

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Size: 8vo; vii + 242 pages;

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 010167