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Game Guns & Rifles, Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain by Richard Akehurst - Hardcover - 1992 - from Pullet's Books (SKU: 000785)

Game Guns & Rifles, Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain

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Game Guns & Rifles, Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain

by Richard Akehurst

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
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The Sportsman's Press, 1992. Very Good/Very Good. 240 x 160mm, 178 pages. B/w photos, line drawings. Book Condition: Very good, clean red cloth boards, tight binding. Jacket Condition: Very good, clean, bright, minor fade to spine, minor edge/corner rubbing, not creased, not price-clipped. Comments: A comprehensive, practical guide to game guns and rifles, covering the period of British gunmaking from 1830 - 1900. It includes details of notable gunmakers, the development of percussion, muzzle and breech-loaders. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Pullet's Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
000785
Title
Game Guns & Rifles, Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain
Author
Richard Akehurst
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Sportsman's Press
Date published
1992
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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About Pullet's Books

Private residence. Internet sales only.I specialise in Natural History, Ornithology, Local History and some walking books. Those listed represent a small proportion of my book stock and welcome search requests of other books I may hold.

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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
Cloth
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jacket
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