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Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. indj.

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $60.00

Publisher: National Book Association, 1941,:

Seller ID: 38650


HURD, Archibald. Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. L: National Book Association, [1941]. Pp 112, frontis., [40]pp plates. Small 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0639. A patriotic review of Royal Na vy history, followed by an account of RN successes in World War Two to the date of publication. Edges a bit dusty, else vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 60.00 View more info

Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea.

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1941,:

Seller ID: 39644


HURD, Archibald. Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. London : Hutchinson, [1941]. Pp 112, frontis., [40] pp plates. Small 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0639. A patriotic review of Royal Navy history, followed by an account of RN successes in World War Two to the date of publication. Rubbed with slight wear to extremities, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. indj.

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $60.00

Publisher: National Book Association, 1941,:

Seller ID: 45028


HURD, Archibald. Britannia has Wings! : The Fleet in Action- On, Over, and Under the Sea. L: National Book Association, [1941]. Pp 112, frontis., [40]pp plates. Small 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0639. A patriotic review of Royal Na vy history, followed by an account of RN successes in World War Two to the date of publication. Slightly rubbed, else vg in torn, price-clipped dj. Title page is a cancel leaf. 60.00 View more info

Fleets at War. blue cl. 14 ad listings

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914,:

Seller ID: 21119


HURD, Archibald. The Fleets at War. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914. Pp.[1]-212, including frontis., + 1 folding map and 14 p. of plates. Illustra ted. Small 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration to front and front lettering to spine. Daily Telegraph War Books advertisement lists 14 titles. Vg. 35.00 View more info

Fleets at War. grey-blue cl. 14 ad listings

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1914,:

Seller ID: 21468


HURD, Archibald. The Fleets at War. L.: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914. Pp. [1]-212, frontis., + 1 folding map and 14 p. of plates. Illustrated. Small 8vo, grey-blue cloth with dark illustrated to front and lettering to spine. Daily Telegraph War Books advertisement lists 14 titles. Front inner hinge cracked, edgeworn, else vg. 30.00 View more info

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The Triumph of the Tramp Ship. First Edition.

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Cassell, 1922,: 1922

Seller ID: 20497


HURD, Archibald. The Triumph of the Tramp Ship. With Four full-page Plates. London : Cassell and Company, Ltd, 1922. First Edition. Pp (12),xi-xviii,1-212. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Sir Archibald Hurd (b. August 13, 1869 - d. June 20, 1959). Introduction; 1. The World of the Ancients; 2. The Rise of the Phoenicians; 3. The Beginnings of Geography; 4. Sea Power in Ancient Britain; 5. The Great Trade Routes; 6. The End of an Age; 7. The Invasion of the Oceans; 8. The Intrusion of English Seama... View more info

If There Were No Navies!

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jas. Truscott & Son, 1916,:

Seller ID: 19654


HURD, Archibald. If There Were No Navies! L.: Jas. Truscott & Son, 1916. Pp22. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 30.00 View more info

Naval Prospects in 1917

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Eyre and Spottiswoode, London, 1917,:

Seller ID: 19653


HURD, Archibald. Naval Prospects in 1917. London : Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1917. Pp 12. 8vo, blue card covers. Sir Archibald Hurd (b. August 13, 1869 -d. June 20, 1959). A wartime review of German and British seapower which c oncludes with the sanguine assumption that, as with Trafalgar, the force ofthe Royal Navy would prove conclusive to a Continental war. Very good. NOT E: Shipping will be leass for this slim item. 30.00 View more info

Fleets at War. grey-blue cl. 14 ad listings

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1914,:

Seller ID: 70795


HURD, Archibald. The Fleets at War. L.: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914. Pp. [1]-212, frontis., + 1 folding map and 14 p. of plates. Illustrated. Small 8vo, blue cloth with black illustration to front and black lettering to spine.Daily Telegraph War Books advertisement lists 14 titles. Edgeworn, hinges shaky, penned and pencilled notes to endpapers, sticker of H.M. Battle Cruiser Queen Mary to half-title page, else g. 20.00 View more info

Sea Traders. 2nd UK ex lib no dj

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cassell, 1921,:

Seller ID: 2692


HURD, Archibald. The Sea Traders. L.: Cassell and Co., 1921. Second Printing. Pp 223. 8vo. green cloth. Ex-library with stamp on title page and end paper. Foxing, light wear ow vg. 25.00 View more info

Merchant Fleet at War

By: HURD, Archibald

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1920,:

Seller ID: 75857


HURD, Archibald. A Merchant Fleet at War . London: Cassell, 1920. Pp. [i]-xxiii,(1),1-139,(1), frontis., + 12 p. of colour plates and 50 p. of black and white plates. Copiously illustrated. Map endpapers. Large 8vo, decoratedred cloth with gilt decoration and lettering to front and spine. A highly informative account of the oft-forgotten contributions of the vessels of the British merchant marine during the First World War, with heavy emphasis paid to those ships from the Cunard Line. Includes several Nova Scotian references. "The story of the contribution which British seamen have made to... View more info

From Heligoland to Keeling Island : One Hundred Days of Naval War.

By: HURD, Archibald BYWATER, H.C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1914,:

Seller ID: 97722


HURD, Archibald, and H.C. BYWATER. From Heligoland to Keeling Island : One Hundred Days of Naval War. London : Hodder and Stoughton, MCMXIV [1914]. Pp(8),9-215,(1). Small 8vo, blue cloth, black illustration to front board, b lack lettering to spine. In The Daily Telegraph War Books series. Contents : Introduction. 1. German mines and their victims. 2. The elusive "Goeben.”3. The battle in the bight. 4. The human factor. 5. Rounding-up the commer ce raiders. 6. End of Germany's colonial empire. 7. The debut of the submarine. 8. The heroes of the "Pegasus." 9. The naval brigade at ... View more info

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Britain's Merchant Navy. in dj

By: HURD, Archibald, (ed.). CAMPBELL, A.B. SHANKLAND, E.C. HARDY, A.C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Odhams Press,, 1943,:

Seller ID: 40883


HURD, Archibald, (ed.). Britain's Merchant Navy. With more than forty explanatory drawings specially prepared by L. Ashwell Wood. L. : Odhams Press, n.d. [1943 : "443" on least page]. Pp 256. 8vo, blue stamped cloth. Law 1290. Chapters : 1. Admiral Sir Edward R.G.R. Evans' "Britain's Life-Line"; 2. Sir Archibald Hurds' ""; 3. A. C. Hardy's "Ships of the Merchant Navy"; 4. Cmdr. A. B. Campbell's "Men of the Merchant Navy"; 5. Lt.Comm. D, Wilson MacArthur's "The Merchant Navy in Wartime"; 6. A. C. Hardy's "Sailing the Seven Seas"; 7. Donald... View more info

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Britain's Merchant Navy.

By: HURD, Archibald, (ed.). CAMPBELL, A.B. SHANKLAND, E.C. HARDY, A.C.

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Odhams Press, 1943,: 1943

Seller ID: 38247


HURD, Archibald, (ed.). Britain's Merchant Navy. With more than forty explanatory drawings specially prepared by L. Ashwell Wood. London : Odhams Press, n.d. [1943 : "443" on last page]. Pp (2),[3]-256. Double column. Illustrated throughout with drawings and b&w photos. 8vo, blue stamped cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With photo-illustrated end-papers. Law 1290 Sir Archibald Hurd (b. August 13, 1869 - d. June 20, 1959). Leslie Ashwell Wood (b. ca 1910 - d. 1973) [according to Steve at Bear Alley]. Chapters : 1. Admiral Sir Edward R.G.R. Evan... View more info

Brassey's Naval Annual 1944. First US printing in dustjacket

By: THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral, (ed.) BRASSEY MCMURTRIE, Francis E. HURD, Archibald, Sir.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company, New York, 1945,:

Seller ID: 111811


THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral, (ed). Brassey's Naval Annual 1944. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1945. First Printing. Pp (4),iii-viii,1-303,(3),P 1-P116,1-[7],(1), frontispiece + 22 p plates. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, bluecloth, gilt lettering to spine, blindstamped to front board. "This famous authority on the current activities of all the navies ot the world is now being issued for its fifty-fifth and perhaps most important year. It is the complete chronicle of naval engagements, of ships in service, and of naval theory and progress during the past year. The book opens with the month-... View more info

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Brassey's Naval Annual 1945. First Edition

By: THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral, ed BRASSEY MCMURTRIE, Francis E. HURD, Archibald, Sir.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London : William Clowes William Clowes / Macmillan, 1945,: 1945

Seller ID: 35273


THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral, (ed.). Brassey's Naval Annual 1945. London : William Clowes / New York : The Macmillan Company, (1945). First Edition. Pp (i)-viii, 1-324, [2], P1-P119, 1-6, [1] of index. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth gilt lettering to spine, blindstamped to front board. Review of 1944. Thursfield's "The Organisation of Fighting Forces"; E.A. Altham's "A Naval Chronicle"; Francis E. McMurtrie's "Foreign Navies"; Archibald Hurd's "The Future of the British Maritime Industries"; Oliver Stewart's "The Air War at Sea"; Bernard Brodie... View more info

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Brassey's Naval Annual 1945. US ed, in dj

By: THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral, ed BRASSEY MCMURTRIE, Francis E. HURD, Archibald, Sir.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1945,:

Seller ID: 29570


THURSFIELD, H.G., Rear-Admiral, (ed). Brassey's Naval Annual 1945. N.Y.: Macmillan, 1945. Pp (i)-viii, 1-324, [2], P1-P119, 1-6, [1] of index. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Thursfield's "The Organisation of Fighting Forces"; E.A. Altham's "A Naval Chronicle"; Francis E. McMurtrie's "Foreign Navies";Archibald Hurd's "The Future of the British Maritime Industries"; Oliver S tewart's "The Air War at Sea"; Bernard Brodie's "The Strategy of the Pacific War"; H. Rosinski's "Strategy and Propaganda in German Naval Thought"; L.MacLean's "Sea-... View more info