Author:BRADFORD, Ernle

Sort

Showing 1-16 of 16

Great Ship. in dj.

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton, 1986,:

Seller ID: 39809


BRADFORD, Ernle. The Great Ship. L: Hamish Hamilton, (1986). Pp 176, 16 pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. A concise analysis of the strategic and tactical importance of the big-gun ship from the development of the Venetian galleon to the eclipse of the battleship in the twetieth century. Vg in dj. 50.00 View more info

Image for Mighty Hood.  Second Printing in dustjacket.

Mighty Hood. Second Printing in dustjacket.

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1959,: 1959

Seller ID: 40790


BRADFORD, Ernle. The Mighty Hood. L: Hodder & Stoughton, (December 1959). Second Printing. Pp 224 + 8 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0982. A very literate history of this epochal British battlecruiser, from her launch in the dying days of the First World War to her destruction in the early years of the Second. Fine in fine dj. 65.00 View more info

Wall of Empire : The Channel's 2000 Years of History. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $22.00

Publisher: A.S. Barnes, New York, 1966,:

Seller ID: 20988


BRADFORD, Ernle. Wall of Empire : The Channel's 2000 Years of History. New York: A.S. Barnes and Co., (1966). Pp 112. Illustrated. Endpaper Maps. Large 8vo, blue cloth. "In this history of the Channel from its beginnings in ancient geological time to the present when it is once again the greatest deterrent to England's union with the Continent, Ernle Bradford presents a magnificent pageant of ships, of invaders, of pirates and freebooters who sailed this broad highwa... View more info

Three Centuries of Sailing. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Country Life, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 23078


BRADFORD, Ernle. Three Centuries of Sailing. London : Country Life Limited,(1964). First Edition. Pp 120. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, green cloth. Toy 4. Co ntents: The 17th Century - Beginnings; The 17th Century - Early Developments; The 18th Century - Some Early Yacht Clubs; The 19th Century - Schooners and Cutters; The 19th Century - Small Boat Sailors; The Edwardian Period - The Development of the Small Boat; The 20th Century - The Birth of Ocean Racing; The 20th Century - ... View more info

America's Cup. First British Edition in dustjacket

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Country Life, London , 1964,:

Seller ID: 18419


BRADFORD, Ernle. The America's Cup. Foreword by Bernard Hayman. London : Country Life Limited, (1964). First Edition. Pp 123. Illustrated. 8vo, tan cloth. Toy 1569a, Morris & Howland p.20. Contents: America Wins a Cup; The First Challenge; My Ashbury Tries Again; Canadian Challenges; Genesta, Galatea and Thistle Try Their Luck; Lord Dunraven and the Cup; "Tommy" Lipton andthe Shamrocks; The First J_Class Race; "Tom" Sopwith Makes it a Near Thing ; Twelve-... View more info

Story of the Mary Rose. 1st US in dj.

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $18.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton and Company, New York, 1982, ISBN:039301620x:

Seller ID: 76806


BRADFORD, Ernle. The Story of the Mary Rose . New York: W.W. Norton and Company, (1982). First American Printing. Pp. [1]-207,(1). Illustrated. Large 8vo, grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The story of the loss of, discovery of, and excavation of Henry VIII's wrecked flagship, the Mary Rose, which sank off the Isle of Wight in 1545. Top edge spotted, else vg in spine-sunned, lightly smudged, unclipped dj. 18.00 View more info

Shield and the Sword : The Knights of St. John, Jerusalem, Rhodes and Malta. 1st in dj.

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dutton, New York, 1973, ISBN:0525203133:

Seller ID: 73983


BRADFORD, Ernle. The Shield and the Sword : The Knights of St. John, Jerusalem, Rhodes and Malta . New York: Dutton, (1972). First US Printing. Pp. [1]-245,(3), + 8 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, grey-green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Slightly cocked, else vg in nicked dj. 35.00 View more info

Wall of England : The Channel's 2000 Year History. First Edition

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Country Life, 1966,:

Seller ID: 57585


BRADFORD, Ernle. Wall of England : The Channel's 2000 Years of History. L: Country Life, (1966). Pp 112, 24 pp plates. 8vo, yellow cloth. A popular illustrated account of the effect of the Channel on the development of British character. Covers a bit rubbed, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Three Centuries of Sailing. 1st UK in chipped dj

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Country Life, London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 83581


BRADFORD, Ernle. Three Centuries of Sailing. London : Country Life Limited,(1964). First Edition. Pp 120. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, green cloth. Toy 4. Co ntents: The 17th Century - Beginnings; The 17th Century - Early Developments; The 18th Century - Some Early Yacht Clubs; The 19th Century - Schooners and Cutters; The 19th Century - Small Boat Sailors; The Edwardian Period - The Development of the Small Boat; The 20th Century - The Birth of Ocean Racing; The 20th Century - ... View more info

Wall of England : The Channel's 2000 Year History. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Country Life, London, 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 109234


BRADFORD, Ernle. Wall of England : The Channel's 2000 Years of History. London : Country Life Limited, (1966). First Printing. Pp. (4),5-112, + 24 pp plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A popular illustrated account of the effect of the Channel on the development of British character. "Through the centuries it has been the moat against many enemies, the arena of battling navies, the highway of trade, ... View more info

Ulysses Found. 6th printing US in dj.

By: BRADFORD, Ernle BLANCHE, Marie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World,, New York, 0,:

Seller ID: 66882


BRADFORD, Ernle. Ulysses Found. Chapter decorations by Marie Blanche. NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., (1963). Sixth American Printing. Pp 238 + [8]pp of plates. Illustrated with maps to endpapers and text. 8vo, blue cloth . "[...] with the Odyssey in one hand and the charts and Admiralty Pilots for the area in the other" scholar and mariner Ernie Bradford spent years retracing the Ulysses' voyage across the Mediterranean, Tyrrhenian and Ionianseas. Here in is ... View more info

Battle of the Nile

By: BRADFORD, Ernle Horizon, Autumn 1970) NELSON, Horatio)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Heritage Publication Co., New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 68733


BRADFORD, Ernle. "The Battle of the Nile" . An article in Horizon, Autumn 1970, Volume 12, Number 4, pp. 84-95. NY: American Heritage Publication Co.,1970. Pp. [1]-112,(8). Illustrated. Triple column. 4to, green cloth with p aper pictorial panel to front and gilt lettering to front and spine. Slightly bowed, else vg. For the issue. 10.00 View more info

Drake. RU Edition in dustjacket

By: DRAKE, Francis). BRADFORD, Ernle BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Readers Union, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 14159


(DRAKE, Francis, Sir). BRADFORD, Ernle. Drake. London : Readers Union, 1967. Pp 251. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. NMM II:508. Ernle Dusgate Selby Bradford (b. January 11, 1922, Cole Green, Norfolk, England – d. May 8, 1986, Malta) historian. A biography of Sir Francis Drake, "Queen Elizabeth's greatest fighting admiral". Chapters : 1. Voyage into Sunset; 2. A Child of His Time; 3. Apprenticeship; 4. The Dedicated Man; 5. The Islands and the Main; 6. The ... View more info

Drake : A Biography. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DRAKE, Francis, Sir). BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1965,:

Seller ID: 53298


(DRAKE, Francis, Sir). BRADFORD, Ernle. Drake : [A Biography]. (London) : Hodder and Stoughton, (1965). First Edition. Pp. (6),[7]-251,(1) + 4 pages of plates. Maps in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering on green spine panel. With map end-papers. NMM II:508. Ernle Dusgate Selby Bradford (b. January 11, 1922, Cole Green, Norfolk, England – d. May 8, 1986, Malta) historian. A biography of Sir Francis Drake, "Queen Elizabeth's greatest fighting admiral". ... View more info

Decorative Arts of the Mariner. First British Edition in dustjacket

By: FRERE-COOK, Gervis, (ed.) BRADFORD, Ernle MACINTYRE, Donald, Capt. KEMP, P. K., Lt.-Cdr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company, London, 1966,:

Seller ID: 57259


FRERE-COOK, Gervis, (ed.). The Decorative Arts of the Mariner. London : Cassell and Company, (1966). First Printing. Pp. 296. Illustrated. 4to, brown decorated cloth. A chronological collection of ship photographs and artwork, dealing with various types of watercraft and nautical items, with background information related by some of the foremost nautical names. Contents: Leonard Cottrell's "Vessels of the Ancient World", Arne Emil Christensen's "The Viking Lo... View more info

Nelson : The Essential Hero. 1st US in dj.

By: NELSON, Horatio) Ernle BRADFORD BRADFORD, Ernle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1977, ISBN:0151122407:

Seller ID: 77829


(NELSON, Horatio) Ernle BRADFORD. Nelson : The Essential Hero . New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1977). First American Printing. Pp. [1]-368, + 8p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spnie. T op edge sunned, else vg in lightly nicked, unclipped dj. 20.00 View more info