Afloat on the Ohio; An historical pilgrimage of a thousand miles in a skiff, from Redstone to Cairo. Reuben Gold THWAITES.

Afloat on the Ohio; An historical pilgrimage of a thousand miles in a skiff, from Redstone to Cairo

New York: Doubleday & McClure Co., 1900. Cloth. 8vo. Publisher’s decorated and illustrated cloth. Hand-pressed paper. Deckle edge. 334 pp.
Minor edge wear and some sunning to covers. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. A few closed tears to margins. Tight and clean, an excellent copy.
This is an early reprint of Thwaites' rather uncommon memoir of traveling by skiff with his family down the historic Ohio River. A very attractive copy of a fascinating book. Very good. Item #1716

Price: $60.00