Large oblong hardcover SIGNED BY DUTRA (but not Thompson). The condition is VG with slight exterior wear, a slight scuff on the lower page edges, owner's name opposite the title page, otherwise unmarked. 370 pages, with vintage dredging photographs throughout. Without DJ. [3.8 lbs]. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: From the front flap: "In The Tule Breakers, John Thompson and Edward A. Dutra have put together years of research and experience to tell the story of the California dredge. With 160 photographs, maps, and illustrations to complement the narrative, Thompson and Dutra address the evolution of the dredge, the construction, operation, and achievements-in California's great Central Valley and in the San Francisco Bay."
Title: The Tule Breakers: The Story of the ...
Publisher: Stockton Corral of Westerners, University of the Pacific
Publication Date: 1983
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Stockton corral of Westerners International, Stockton, CA, 1983. Hardcover leather. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: near fine. First printing. Collectible. Clean, tight, oblong 4to, 368pp, only 2500 copies printed. Dust jacket in Mylar cover. Laid in are two 8.5" x 11" pamphlets on the Dutra Museum of Dredging and the History of Sidedraft Clamshell Dredging in California. The definitive study of the history of the California dredging vessels. The history also of the "individual dredges, [with great historic illustrations and photos], the islands and tracts of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, the reclamation districts, the sloughs, and the men and companies who left their mark on the valley land.". Seller Inventory # 17264
Book Description Stockton Corral of Westerners, University of the Pacific, 1983. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 0091111048-2-4
Book Description Stockton Corral of Westerners, University of the Pacific, 1983. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Signed by both authors with autographs only. Beautifully kept copy in like new covers with heavy gilt-embossed design. Illustration of clam shell dredger on endpapers. Filled with historic photos. Jacket has light wear and some old tape remnant to front. HEAVY book. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 034465
Book Description Stockton Corral of Westerners, University of the Pacific. Condition: Like New. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Overweight Hardcover with DJ. Signed Copy Signed by author (John Thompson) in blue ink on title page to a named individual. TLS from author to named individual laid in. Stated First edition copy. Near Fine condition; edges, corners, and covers of book show very minor wear. No underlining; no highlighting; no internal markings. No pricing stickers. No remainder mark. DJ is nearly fine. Heavy book 4 lbs. Stored in sealed plastic protection. In the event of a problem we guarantee full refund. 1983. Overweight Hardcover with DJ. Seller Inventory # J-04773
Book Description Stockton Corral of Westerners, 1983. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P020091111048
Book Description Stockton Corral of Westerners, 1983. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110091111048
Book Description Stockton Corral of Westerners, University of the Pacific, 1983. Hardcover. Condition: Good. First Edition - may be Reissue. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0091111048
Book Description Stockton Corral of Westerners, University of the Pacific, 1983. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0091111048