1939. Item #64700
Carmer, Carl. THE HUDSON. Illustrated by Stow Wengenroth. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, (1939). 434p., cloth, illus (incl. map), name on (p.iii), very good in dj with edge tears. 1st edition. "Rivers of America" series. History and geography of the Hudson River in New York. This edition contains an essay "Rivers and American Folk" by Constance Lindsay Skinner, editor of this series. Carmer (1893-1976) was a teacher, journalist, folklorist, poet, author of books for children, and editor of the "Rivers of America" series.