Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation

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Summit Beach Park: Akron's Coney Island, Francis, Diane DeMali
1 Francis, Diane DeMali Summit Beach Park: Akron's Coney Island
U.S.A. Summit County Historical Society 1993 0962189596 / 9780962189593 Presumed First Soft Cover Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Book is crisp and clean with no spine crease, no names or writing, and no wear of note. Looks to be unread. Book measures 8-1/2" x 11-1/2" and has 177 pristine pages including index.Book traces the history of this beloved Akron, Ohio icon. It opened in July of 1917 and closed in 1958. Between those dates much fun and many memories were made -- on the giant ice rink, the Wisteria floating dance floor, the Crystal Pool, and Hilarity Hall, the largest fun-louse in the United States. Illustrated profusely throughout with historical black and white photogpahs which augment am ample text. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Chippewa Lake Park Chronicles: 1800-1969, Kraynek, Sharon, L.D.
2 Kraynek, Sharon, L.D. Chippewa Lake Park Chronicles: 1800-1969
U.S.A. Kraynek & Assoc 1994 0961990511 / 9780961990510 Second Pritning Spiral Binding Soft Cover Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Very, crisp clean book bound simply with a plastic comb which is in perfect condition. The book appears unread. It measures 9" x 11" and has 208 pages, all of which reaccount history from 1800 to 1969. Many photographs and even more mempries if you remember the ferris wheel, the cottages, the boats, the bands, and of course in later dayd, WHLO Radio's annual party. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Euclid Beach Park Yearbook  (1st Ed.SIGNED to Bill Gordon By Author), LeDuc,, Blake Sr.
3 LeDuc,, Blake Sr. Euclid Beach Park Yearbook (1st Ed.SIGNED to Bill Gordon By Author)
Eastlake, Ohio Duke Graphics Inc. 1996 First Edition Stated Soft Cover Very Good 4to - over 9 SIGNED & Inscribed By Author
Very nice, clean book whcih appears to have been read gently, if at all. There's some light age toning to front cover near spine and also at back which would have been unifom had there not been a small booklet resting on it. Pages are snow white and there is no spine crease. SIGNED and inscribed to Cleveland radio legend, BILL GORDON, by the author on copyright page. Book is also SIGNED by David Humphrey Scott who wrote the preface and is related to Dudley Humphrey who opened the park.. There's also trivia and a complete year by year roster of park employees from 1938 to 1965-66. Measures 8-1/2"x11" and has 184 pages. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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A Modern Dry-Fly Code, Marinaro, Vincent
4 Marinaro, Vincent A Modern Dry-Fly Code
New York Crown Publishers 1972 0517504421 / 9780517504420 Eighth Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Book is in very fine condition -- apparently unread. Crisp, pages and pristine inside and out with no names or writing. Jacket has not been price-clipped and shows only a bit of wrinkling to top of dustjacket at spine. Look most handsome in brand new mylar cover. Book is illustrated with black and white photographs and small drawings. A classic title on dry-fly fishing with aquatic and terrestrial artificials. Measures 6" x 8-`1/2" and has 269 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Discovering the C&O Canal and Adjacent Potomac River, Sabatke, Mark D.
5 Sabatke, Mark D. Discovering the C&O Canal and Adjacent Potomac River
Rockville, Maryland, U.S.A. Schreiber Publishing 2003 1887563679 / 9781887563673 Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
No defect of note and jacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Measures 9"x12" and has 176 pages. Beautifully illustrated throughout with color photographs and maps. Brochurse form the area laid-in. A "mile-by mile" tour covering hikign and biking trails, rock climbing, fishing, kayak and canoeing, scenic areas, visitor centers, camping and more. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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