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Purdey's: The Guns and the Family

By: Beaumont, Richard SIGNED

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 006844


Excellent book on the gun and rifle making firm James Purdey in London written by a director of the business. 248 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour, B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. INSCRIBED by RICHARD BEAUMONT to unknown person with short message on half title page just signed Richard but verified by comparison to other signatures. A very nic... View more info

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Colt Peacemaker British Model

By: Cochran, Keith

Price: £28.00

Publisher: South Dakota, Cochran Pub Co: 1989

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007039


Very informative book on the Colt Peacemaker revolver, 160 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, small tear to bend of wrapper at front 1 inch long a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Sport in England Past and Present

By: Colonel E C C Hartopp

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Horace Cox: 1894

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006024


Splendid book on field sports, hunting shooting through the ages. 190 pages in overall bright clean condition just a little light foxing on first and last couple of pages and the occasional very small spots inside. Many B/w illustrations plus very informative text, outer boards are lightly marked to front and a large stain to rear this is not a glaring stain more a slight change in colour, spine is darkened and lettering a little worn. Though not perfect still a pleasin... View more info

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Blenheim Palace Auction Catalogue 5th July 2008

By: Coys Auctioneers

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Coys Auctioneers: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006586


Auction catalogue from a sale of sporting guns and British and contintal sorts and touring cars. Sale took place at Blenheim Palace 5th July 2008. Catalogue is very bright and clean, light wear to top of spine 216 pages with 479 lots mostly with colour photographs and short description of the items for sale. Avery nice example of this auction catalogue SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Boss and Co. Makers of Fine "Best" Guns Only

By: Dallas, Donald

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Quiller Press Limited: 1995

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 006661


Excellent book on Boss and Co. top gunmakers for over two centuries, 262 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. HEAVY BOOK 1.6 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS..A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Six Guns By Keith the Standard Reference Work

By: Elmer Keith

Price: £39.99

Publisher: New York, R and R Books: 1992

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 007576


1992 reprint of the revised edition of this classic work on the history of six guns, 335 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. Outer laminated boards have picture of a cowboy shooting a six gun very light rubbing to bottom edges. HEAVY BOOK 1.6Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A very nice example of this... View more info

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Pictorial History of the Rifle

By: G W P Swenson SIGNED

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Shepperton, Middx., United Kingdom, Ian Allan: 1971

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 006676


Very informative book on rifles, development, types and details. 184 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. INSCRIBED by G W P SWENSON on front endpaper To John Sa.... might give you an idea on background about developing all ???? George Swenson.Outer boards have a raised crease to it probably done at printing this has not weakened the board. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean wi... View more info

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Orders Decorations and Medals, Arms and Armour

By: Glendinings Auction House

Price: £12.99

Publisher: London, Glendinings Auction House: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007004


Illustrated auction catalogue for two seperate auctions on 13th and 14th November 1996 in London. Contains 128 pages in very bright clean condition, 1416 lots wih many B/w photographs of the lots, medals, arms and armour, all images present plus informative text for each lot. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Art of the Gunmaker Volume Two 1660-1830

By: J F Hayward

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Barrie and Rockcliffe: 1963

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 008033


Very informative book on the art of gunmaking,the history of the gunmakers and the guns. 379 pages in bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is a little rubbed and worn on edges, small tears and creases to bottom of spine, not price clipped, HEAVY BOOK 1.5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A plesing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUE... View more info

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Big Game Shooting in Upper Burma

By: Major G P Evans

Price: £110.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1912

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005533


Detailed account of hunting big game in Burma, 240 pages with light foxing throughout. 11 photographic illustrations and large pull out colour map at rear. Rear endpaper has pencilled notes on it, the paper of endpapers is split at hinges and boards move side to side a little but webbing of binding is sound so they are not in danger of coming off. Previous owners name and address on front endpaper, outer boardsare a little marked and rubbed on edges, corners lightly bump... View more info

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The Modern Shotgun Volume 1 the Gun

By: Major Sir Gerald Burrard

Price: £22.95

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1959

Edition: Fourth Revised Edition

Seller ID: 007894


Very informative book on the shotgun, this is the fourth revised edition and covers the gun and all its mechanism. 242 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is a little dusty and a little worn on the edges, slightly smaller than bookat top 3mm, not price clipped 35/- net on inside front flap, A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUE... View more info

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Handgun Stopping Power : The Definitive Study

By: Marshall, Evan P.; Sanow, Edwin J.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Colorado USA, Paladin Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 006606


Very informative book on hand guns and their ballistics in regard to wounds and effects on people fired upon. 224 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Arms Makers of Colonial America

By: Whisker, James B.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: New Jersey, Susquehanna University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006625


Very informative book on the arms makers of Colonial America, 217 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 1.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean with wear and small tears along the edges, outer boards lightly rubbed on bottom edges from going on and off shelves. Overall a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAI... View more info