Old Man River. The Memories of Captain Louis Rosche Pioneer Steamboatsman

By: Hereford, Robert

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


A perfectly delightful account of the life of Captain Louis Rosche, pioneer steamboatman from 1864, when he first started on the Mississippi as a boy of 12, to 1937, when, at 86, he looked back over the changes in his life. [kirkus] Includes tales from the Civil War. ------- Grey cloth with black titles; Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal shelf handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. First Edition, Second Printing. Illustrated by Lee Conrey and Daniel S. Bishop. 8vo; 9.25 inches tall; 301 pages with bibliography. ------- Subjects: Rosché, Louis, Rosché, Louis, 1852-1937; Steam-navigation, Missouri River; Steam-navigation, Mississippi River. --- Ref: haitha; kirkus

Title: Old Man River. The Memories of Captain Louis Rosche Pioneer Steamboatsman

Author Name: Hereford, Robert

Illustrator: Lee Conrey and Daniel S. Bishop

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, The Claxon Printers, LTD: 1943

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011781

Keywords: Mississippi River Boat; Old South,