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The Mantons: Gunmakers by  D. H. L  W. Keith; BLACK - Hardcover - 1967; 1978 - from Attic Books and

The Mantons: Gunmakers

by NEAL, W. Keith; BLACK, D. H. L

Condition: Very good +/Very good

New York; Tisbury Wiltshire: Walker and Company; Compton Press, 1967; 1978. Hardcover. Very good +/Very good. 2 vols.: xv, 300; 279 p. 26 cm. Vol. I has 8 p. of colour plates 64 p. of half-tone plates, and 16 p. of Manton's drawings. Vol. II has 30 more b&w illustrations and a colour frontispiece. Blue cloth hardcovers with gold impressing in mylar-covered pictorial dustjackets. Vol. I top edge blue. Vol. I dustjacket has some wrinkling and a little soiling to rear and spine. Vol. 2 has former owner's label on front free endpaper. Vol. I has only a little label residue in same place.

Text discusses the Manton family and the shotguns, rifles and pistols they made. Bibliography and index.

  • Bookseller: Attic Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 123896
  • Title: The Mantons: Gunmakers
  • Author: NEAL, W. Keith; BLACK, D. H. L
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very good +
  • Jacket condition: Very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Walker and Company; Compton Press
  • Place: New York; Tisbury Wiltshire
  • Date published: 1967; 1978
  • Keywords: Weapons, Shotguns, Firearms, Rifles, Pistols, Manton family
  • Bookseller catalogs: Antiques;


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