CHATER, Melville. TWO CANOE GYPSIES. Their Eight-Hundred-Mile Canal Voyage Through Belgium, Brittany, Touraine, Gascony and Languedoc: Being An Account of Backdoors Life on Bargeman's Highway
New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam, 1932. Octavo (22cm); 230 pp., ill. Red cloth boards with black lettering to front board and spine. Boards are gently rubbed; spine sunned. Internally clean. Very good plus or better. Forty-eight photographs taken by the author. Chater and his wife decided to canoe around pre-WWII Europe after learning that there house was to be demolished in NYC. A wonderful account.