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Golden Isthmus. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HOWARTH, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1966,:

Seller ID: 24612


HOWARTH, David. The Golden Isthmus. London : Collins, 1966. First Edition. Pp 285 + 16 pp of plates. 8vo, yellow cloth. David Armine Howarth (b. July 28, 1912, London - d. July 2, 1991, Chichester, West Sussex) British naval officer, historian and author. Chapters : 1. The Spanish Explorers, 1502; 2. The Way Across, 1513; 3. The Elizabethans, 1572; 4. The Buccaneers, 1670;5. The Scottish Colony, 1698-1700; 6. The Lost Canal, 1799-1840; 7. The Ra ilroad, 1848-1855; 8. The French Canal, 1879-1888; 9. The Revolution; 10. The American Canal, 1904-1914; 11. The Republic, 1914-1966; 12. . With sourc... View more info

Voyage of the Armada : The Spanish Story. US Book Club Edition in dustjacket

By: HOWARTH, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking , New York, 1981,:

Seller ID: 22874


HOWARTH, David. The Voyage of the Armada : The Spanish Story. New York : Viking Press, (1981). Book Club Edition. Pp 256. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth spine. David Armine Howarth (b. July 28, 1912, London - d. July 2, 1991, Chichester, West Sussex) British naval officer, historian and author. Very good in dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Sovereign of the Seas. 1st UK in dj.

By: HOWARTH, David

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1974, ISBN:0002167557:

Seller ID: 19485


HOWARTH, David. Sovereign of the Seas: The Story of British Sea Power. L.: Collins, 1974. First Printing. Pp 382. Illustrated with 48 plates, maps anddiagrams. 8vo, burgundy cloth. Vg in chipped dj. 22.00 View more info

Golden Isthmus. UK (Readers Union) in dj.

By: HOWARTH, David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Collins, 1967,:

Seller ID: 25484


HOWARTH, David. The Golden Isthmus. L.: Readers Union, Collins, 1967. Pp 285 + 8 pp of plates. 8vo, green cloth. Chapters : 1. The Spanish Explorers, 1502; 2. The Way Across, 1513; 3. The Elizabethans, 1572; 4. The Buccaneers, 1670; 5. The Scottish Colony, 1698-1700; 6. The Lost Canal, 1799-1840; 7. The Railroad, 1848-1855; 8. The French Canal, 1879-1888; 9. The Revolution; 10. The American Canal, 1904-1914; 11. The Republic, 1914-1966; 12. . With sources and index. Vg in dj. 18.00 View more info

Voyage of the Armada : The Spanish Story.

By: HOWARTH, David

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1982, ISBN:0140063153:

Seller ID: 60272


HOWARTH, David. The Voyage of the Armada : The Spanish Story. (Harmondsworth, Middlesex): Penguin Books, (1982). Pp 256, including frontispiece, [5] pp of maps to text + [12] pp of plates. 8vo, illustrated card covers. David Armine Howarth (b. July 28, 1912, London - d. July 2, 1991, Chichester, West Sussex) British naval officer, historian and author. "Until now, the story of the Armada has been told primarily from the English viewpoint, presented as a tale of great national heroics and courage. There is another side to this story, however, and, basing his narrative on previously unexplor... View more info

Trafalgar: The Nelson Touch. UK in dj

By: HOWARTH, David

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 25438


HOWARTH, David. Trafalgar: The Nelson Touch. London: Collins, 1969. Pp 254.Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth. Cowie 1171. "When I came to explain to them the 'Nelson touch,' it was like an electric shock...It was new-it was sing ular- it was singular- it was simple! It must succeed." Lord Nelson to LadyHamilton. Vg in price-clipped dust-jacket. 35.00 View more info

Trafalgar : The Nelson Touch. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: HOWARTH, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atheneum, New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 34084


HOWARTH, David. Trafalgar: The Nelson Touch. New York : Atheneum, 1969. First American Edition. Pp (11),12-254, (2). illustrated with photographs, diagrams, and maps. 8vo, blue cloth spine, yellow cloth boards, gilt letteringto spine. Illustrated end-papers. David Armine Howarth (b. July 28, 1912, London - d. July 2, 1991, Chichester, West Sussex) British naval officer, historian and author. Cowie 1171. "When I came to explain to them the 'Nelson touch,' it was like an electric shock...It was new-it was singular-it wassingular-it was simple! It must succeed." Lord Nelson to Lady Hamilt... View more info

Dhows. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HOWARTH, David CONSTABLE, Robin (photographer)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Quartet Books,, London, 1977, ISBN:0704321483:

Seller ID: 67302


HOWARTH, David. Dhows. London : Quartet Books, (1977). First UK Edition. Pp159. Illustrated endpapers, with numerous b/w and occasionally colour phot os to text. 4to, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. David Armine Howarth(b. July 28, 1912, London - d. July 2, 1991, Chichester, West Sussex) Brit ish naval officer, historian and author. "Dhows are the ancient sailing ships of the Arabian seas and the oldest type of ship still in use. They are also the largest wooden vessels being built today and they ply trade routes that have existed for 4,500 years. [...] But in the modern Arabian worl... View more info

Tahiti : A Paradise Lost. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: HOWARTH, David COOK, James BLIGH STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1984,:

Seller ID: 18572


HOWARTH, David. Tahiti : A Paradise Lost. New York : Viking Press, (1984). First U.S. Printing. Pp 226. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth spine. "This is a fascinating and cautionary tale, told largely in the words of the island's most famous visitors." James Cook, Captain Bligh, Herman Melville, RobertLouis Stevenson, &c. 16 chapters including : 3. The French in Arcady; 4. E ndeavour; 5. The Transit of Venus; 6. Sailors Imparadised; 7. 'Noble Savages'; 8. Spanish Observers; 9. The First Preachers; 10. Cook's Last Visit; 11. Mutiny; 12. The Mission of the Duff; 13. Muskets and Mercenaries.... View more info

Tahiti : A Paradise Lost. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HOWARTH, David COOK, James BLIGH, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harvill Press, London, 1984, ISBN:000262804X:

Seller ID: 45885


HOWARTH, David. Tahiti : A Paradise Lost. London : Harvill Press, 1983. First U.K. Printing. Pp 226. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. "In June 1767, HMS Dolphin sighted an unknown Pacific island. [...] The Dolphin was followed by many other ships, English, French, Spanish, and American, some with famous captains - among them Louis de Bougainville, James Cook, and William Bligh of the Bounty. [...]. And so a fatal shadow fell across this dying Utopia, witnessed by Herman Melville, Paul Gauguin, and Robert Louis Stevenson." - dj. 16 chapters including : 3. The French in Arcady; 4. Endeavour... View more info

Brief History of British Sea Power: How Britain became Sovereign of the Seas. 1st pbk.

By: HOWARTH, David RULE, Margaret (postscript)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Robinson, London, 2003, ISBN:1841197920:

Seller ID: 75349


HOWARTH, David. A Brief History of British Sea Power : How Britain became Sovereign of the Seas. With a postscript by Margaret Rule. London: Robinson,(2003). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (4),v-viii,1-464,(8), + 8 p. of plat es. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. David Armine Howarth (b. July 28, 1912, London - d. July 2, 1991, Chichester, West Sussex) British naval officer, historian and author. "David Howarth charts the development of British sea power from the 5th-century boats of skin sailed by Irish monks to the battleships of World War II. He reconstructs the expanion of trad routes ... View more info

Dreadnoughts. 1st pr.

By: HOWARTH, David Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Time-Life, Alexandria, Virginia, 1979, ISBN:0809427133:

Seller ID: 31168


HOWARTH, David and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Dreadnoughts. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1979). First Printing. Pp [1]-176. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorial inlay on upper board. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. With bibliography and index. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Dreadnoughts. 2nd pr.

By: HOWARTH, David Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Time-Life, Alexandria, Virginia, 1980, ISBN:0809427133:

Seller ID: 89215


HOWARTH, David and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Dreadnoughts. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1980). Second Printing. Pp [1]-176. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorial inlay on upper board. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. With bibliography and index. Very good. 18.00 View more info

Men-of-War, The. 2nd pr, rev.

By: HOWARTH, David Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Time-Life, 1979,:

Seller ID: 30990


HOWARTH, David and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Men-of-War. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1979). Second Printing, revised. Pp (5), [6]-176. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorialinlay on upper board. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. With biblio graphy and index. Chapters: 1. A marriage of cannon and sail; 2. Titanic trials for new navies; 3. A Spanish interlude between the wars; 4. The nemesis of the dockyard thieves; 5. "To fly is the fashion of cowards"; 6. Twin catastrophes: God's Fire, Holland's Revenge. Picture essays: 1. Riva... View more info

Men-of-War. 1st pr.

By: HOWARTH, David Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Time-Life, Alexandria, VA, 1978,:

Seller ID: 18073


HOWARTH, David and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Men-of-War. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1978). First Printing. Pp (5), [6]-176. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorial inlay on upper board. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. With bibliography andindex. Chapters: 1. A marriage of cannon and sail; 2. Titanic trials for n ew navies; 3. A Spanish interlude between the wars; 4. The nemesis of the dockyard thieves; 5. "To fly is the fashion of cowards"; 6. Twin catastrophes: God's Fire, Holland's Revenge. Picture essays: 1. Rivals to inhe... View more info

Trafalgar : The Nelson Touch. Phoenix paperback.

By: HOWARTH, David. NELSON, Horatio).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Phoenix, London, 2003, ISBN:1842125195:

Seller ID: 114464


(NELSON, Horatio). HOWARTH, David. Trafalgar : The Nelson Touch. (London) :Phoenix, A Windrush Press Book, (2003). Second Impression. Pp. (5),[vi]-vi i,(1),[1]-184, + 8 pages of b&w illustrations. 8vo (127 x 196 mm), art-illustrated pale blue card covers, white & yellow lettering to front cover, white & black lettering to grey spine. "The Battle of Trafalgar put an end forever to Napoleon's hope of invading England, and established a British sup remacy at sea which lasted until the age of air power. Britain's answer to the invasion threat had been to blockade Napoleon's fleets in the ports... View more info

Lord Nelson : The Immortal Memory. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: NELSON, Horatio). HOWARTH, David and Stephen HOWARTH HOWARTH, Stephen HOWARTH, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking, New York, 1989, ISBN:0670817295:

Seller ID: 64520


(NELSON, Horatio). HOWARTH, David and Stephen HOWARTH. Lord Nelson : The Immortal Memory. (NY): Viking, (1989). First American Edition. Pp. (i)-ix,[1],1-390, + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth spine with grey paper covered boards. Another Nelson biography, this one by two of Britain's leading naval historians. Black mark to bottom edge, name to ffep, else vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

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Virtue and Vision : Sculpture and Scotland, 1540-1990

By: PEARSON, Fiona, ed. HOWARTH, David WOODWARD, Robin Lee SKINNER, Basil

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, 1991, ISBN:0903598140: 1991

Seller ID: 100673

ISBN: 0903598140


PEARSON, Fiona, (ed.). Virtue and Vision : Sculpture and Scotland, 1540-1990. Edited by Fiona Pearson. [Introduction by Timothy Clifford]. (Edinburgh): National Galleries of Scotland, (1991). Pp. (8),9-175,(1). Illustrated in black and white. Double column. 4to, illustrated black card covers with white lettering to front and spine. A catalogue of an exhibtion at the Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 18 July to 15 September 1991. Contents: David Howarth's "Sculpture and Scotland 1540-1700"; Basil Skinner's "Scottish Connoisseurship and the Grand Tour"; Malc... View more info