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Book Condition: Very Good
Hardcover in additional outer cloth covered binding with some fading to edge of front board, gilt titles on spine, original illustrated stiff card binding with cloth spine inside out boards, some marking to original card covers but otherwise in Very Good condition (see photographs). Presumed First edition C.1930s, pp 120, sepia illustrations, monotone blue canal maps. Entire system shown by a series of sectional plans with distances, contents include: Grand Union Canal Directors and Officials Committee, Canal Transport's Charter, G.U.C's links with overseas ports, Regent Canal Dock Plan, Regent Canal Dock Facilities, Map of Canal System, Canal Transport Facilities, Controlling Canal Craft, Grand Union Shipping Services, Warehouse Activities, G.U.C. Improvements, Sectional Plans: Regent's Canal Dock to Bull's Bridge, Brentford-Birmingham Route, Norton Junction to Langley Mill, Hertford Union Arm, Slough Arm, Buckingham Arm, Northampton Arm, Market Harborough Arm, Photo of New Birmingham Warehouse, Schedule of Canal boat owners, Lightermen and Carriers, Classified Index.