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Sailing Ships at a Glance : A Pictorial Record of the Evolution of the Sailing Ship from the Earliest Times Until To-Day. With an Introduction by L.G.Carr Laughton.

By: HOBBS, Edward W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Algrove Publishing, Classic Reprint Series,, Altmont, Ontario, 2004, ISBN:1897030029:

Seller ID: 85082


HOBBS, Edward W. Sailing Ships at a Glance : A Pictorial Record of the Evolution of the Sailing Ship from the Earliest Times Until To-Day. With an Introduction by L.G. Carr Laughton. (Altmont, Ontario) : Algrove Publishing, Classic Reprint Series, (2004). Pp (2),[i]-xviii,1-114,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. A facsimile reprint of the London, Architectural Press edition of 1925. Very good. 8.00 View more info

How to Make Old-Time Ship Models. 3rd ed in worn dj.

By: HOBBS, Edward W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow , 1955,:

Seller ID: 90134


HOBBS, Edward W. How to Make Old-Time Ship Models. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson, (1955). Third Edition. Pp 208 + 5 fldg.plans in rear pocket. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to front and spine. With detailed construction illustrations, and the following large folding plates : 1. Full-size working drawings for a waterline model Carrack, circa A.D.1450; 2. Full-sizeworking drawings for a scenic model of the Ark Royal at one time the flags hip of Sir Walter Raleigh; 3. Full-size hull lines for the representative scale model Royal Albert, circa A.D.1700; 4. Sail plan and rigging details o... View more info

How to Make Old-Time Ship Models. Revised Edition in dustjacket

By: HOBBS, Edward W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow , 1972,:

Seller ID: 104967


HOBBS, Edward W. How to Make Old-Time Ship Models. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson, (1972). Revised Edition. Pp (4),v-xxiii,(1),1-208 + 1 folding plan(No.4 : Sail plan and rigging details of the Royal Albert) in rear pocket. Many photos & drawings in the text. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to front and spine. With detailed construction illustrations, and the following large folding plates : 1. Full-size working drawings for a waterline model Carrack, circa A.D. 1450; 2. Full-size working drawings for a scenic model of the Ark Royal at one time the flagship of Sir Walter Raleigh; 3. Ful... View more info

Model Power Boats : A Practical Text-book Covering the whole Art of Model Power Boat Design and Construction. First Edition

By: HOBBS, Edward W. Cassell's Model Series)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1929,:

Seller ID: 68240


HOBBS, Edward W. Model Power Boats : A Practical Text-book Covering the whole Art of Model Power Boat Design and Construction. London : Cassell and Company, Ltd., (1929). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-vii,(1),1-311,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth with dark brown illustrated block to front, gilt lettering to front and spine. A volume in the Cassell's "Model" Series. Toy 4389. An informative volume on the design, fitting, construction, and racing of hand-modelled power boats, by one of the foremost men in the field of ship models. Top edge spotted, some very light wear to edges and extre... View more info

Sailing Ships at a Glance : A Pictorial Record of the Evolution of the Sailing Ship from the Earliest Times until to-day.

By: HOBBS, Edward W. LAUGHTON, L.G. Carr.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Architectural Press, London, 1925,:

Seller ID: 30151


HOBBS, Edward W. Sailing Ships at a Glance : A Pictorial Record of the Evolution of the Sailing Ship from the Earliest Times until to-day. With an introduction by L.G. Carr Laughton. London : Architectural Press, 1925. Pp 114. 8vo, pale green cloth. No.4 in the At A Glance series. 150 excellent ink drawings illustrating a continuous text which outlines the evolution of thesailing vessel from balsa rafts to the seven-masted Thomas W. Lawson. Not as decrepit as the following description might suggest. Cloth rubbed and chipped at extremities, spine chipped and crudely repaired with transparent ta... View more info

Model Racing Yachts. Revised Edition

By: HOBBS, Edward W. TAYLOR, Norman G. New Model Maker Series No.6

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cassell and Co, London, 1954,:

Seller ID: 102475


HOBBS, Edward W., A.I.N.A. Model Racing Yachts. Completely Revised by Norman G. Taylor. Being No. 6 of the New Model Maker Series of Practical Handbooks Covering Every Phase of Model Building and Design. With 90 Illustrationsincluding 12 Practical Working Designs. London : Cassell and Company Lrd, (1954). Pp (4),v-vi,7-71,(1). 8vo, blue cloth, white lettering to front andspine. Potts & Croxson, A Bibliography of Model Yachting 70, Toy 4390 and 4402. Contents : Introduction. 1. Fundamental Requirements : Concise information about practical things that ensure success—extracts from M.Y.A. Ratin... View more info