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45/70 TRAPDOOR SPRINGFIELDS DIXIE COLLECTION

By Crutcher, Walter and Oglesby, Paul

Union City, TN: Pioneer Press, 1975. Softcover. Very good-/No dust jacket. Union City, TN: Pioneer Press, 1975. Numerous b/w photographs. Softcover. 8vo. White trade paperback. Light browning of covers and edges. Title handwritten onto spine in black marker, perhaps by previous owner. Very good-/No dust jacket.

$30.00

BULLETÕS FLIGHT; THE BALLISTICS OF SMALL ARMS

By Mann, Franklin W

Huntington, W.Va: Standard Printing & Publishing CO, 1942. Hardcover. Very good-/Fair. Huntington, W.Va: Standard Printing & Publishing CO, 1942. Numerous b/w photographs. xxv, 384 pp. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Dark green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Light edge wear. Some scuffs and pocketing to boards. Block edges toned. Owner signature on free front endpage. Pages clean and bright. Dust jacket intact, but has light to heavy edge wear with large tears at corners, head, and heel. Spine of dust jacket sunned. A very good copy, but exterior shows wear. Very good-/Fair.

$50.00

COMPLETE GUIDE TO HANDLOADING

By Sharpe, Philip B

New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1942. Second edition. Hardcover. Very good/Poor. A Treatise on Handloading for Pleasure, Economy and Utility. New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1942. Second edition. Signed by the author. Numerous b/w photographs. 465, 75 pp. Hardcover. Small Folio. Black cloth backed, paper covered boards. Gilt lettering to spine. General wear to head, heel, and corners. Endpages show some foxing. OwnerÕs signature on front endpage. Pages lightly toned, but otherwise clean and bright. Dust jacket has multiple large tears with smaller segments missing. Three small stains on back of dust jacket. Tape on head of dust jacket. Although the dust jacket is in poor condition, the book itself is a very nice copy. Very good/Poor.

$85.00

MAUSER BOLT RIFLES

By Olson, Ludwig E

Beverly Hills, CA: Fadco Publishing Company, 1957. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Good. Beverly Hills, CA: Fadco Publishing Company, 1957. First edition. Numerous b/w photographs and illustrations. xv, 296 pp. Hardcover. Small Folio. Yellow cloth. Red lettering to spine . Head and corners lightly bumped. Occasional foxing, but otherwise pages are bright and clean. Dust jacket toned and has several small tears, as well as general edge wear. Dust jacket has some pocketing on back cover. A good overall. Very good/Good.

$90.00

ANTIQUE PISTOL BOOK

By Smith, James A. and Elmer Swanson

Hoboken, NJ: Speedwell Publishing, 1948. First edition. Hardcover. Very good-/No jacket issued. Hoboken, NJ: Speedwell Publishing, 1948. First edition. Copious b/w figures. 336 pp. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Maroon cloth. Gilt lettering and decorative stamp to spine. Head, heel and corners bumped and rubbed; edges lightly toned; former owner name inked to front free endpaper; last 2 pages of text and rear endpapers damp-stained. Binding sound. Very good-/No jacket issued.

$44.00

HATCHERÕS NOTEBOOK

By Hatcher, Julian S

Harrisburg, PA: Telegraph Press, 1948. Second, Corrected Edition. Hardcover. Very good-/Very good-. A Standard Reference Book for Shooters, Gunsmiths, Ballisticians, Historians, Hunters and Collectors. Harrisburg, PA: Telegraph Press, 1948. Second, Corrected Edition. Numerous b/w photographs. 488 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth. Gilt lettering to spine. Head, heel and corners bumped; corners rubbed; edges and endpapers lightly foxed; top corners of last few pages lightly dampstained, unaffecting text. Dustjacket moderately soiled, with chips and creases along edges. Interior clean and sound. Very good-/Very good-.

$32.00

AIRGUNS AND OTHER PNEUMATIC ARMS

By Hoff, Arne

London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good-. London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1972. First edition. Numerous b/w photographs. 99 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Terra-cotta colored cloth. Head and heel bumped; edges toned. Dustjacket lightly soiled and edgeworn. Interior toned at pp 28-29, otherwise, a clean and sound binding. Very good/Very good-.

$60.00

IDENTIFICATION OF FIREARMS

By Gunther, Jack Disbrow and Charles O. Gunther

New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1935. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. FROM AMMUNITION FIRED THEREIN, WITH AN ANALYSIS OF LEGAL AUTHORITIES. New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1935. Some b/w illustrations, including frontispiece. 342 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth. Head, heel and corners bumped; spine cocked; boards lightly soiled; edges and endpapers toned; lacking front free endpaper; blankbookplate laid in; former bookseller label to rear pastedown;. Interior clean and sound Very good/No dust jacket.

$150.00

PICTORIAL HISTORY OF U.S. SNIPING

By Senich, Peter R.

Boulder, CO : Paladin Press , 1980. Copious b/w photographs. 166 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Black cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Head and heel bumped; corners lightly rubbed; former owner name to front free endpaper. Dustjacket chipped at head and heel, with creases and small closed tear to edges and a chip to bottom of rear panel. Interior clean. Very good+/Good+.

$35.00

THE WALTHER HANDGUN STORY
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THE WALTHER HANDGUN STORY

By Gangarosa, Gene Jr.

Wayne, NJ: Stoeger Publishing Company, 1999. Softcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. A CollectorÕs and ShooterÕs Guide. Wayne, NJ: Stoeger Publishing Company, 1999. Copious b/w photos and illustrations. 320 pp. Softcover. 4to. Black trade paperback. Clean, tight copy. Very good+/No dust jacket.

$52.00

FIREARMS IDENTIFICATION

By Mathews, J. Howard

Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Very good-/Good+. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 1962. 2 vols. First edition. Copious b/w photos, line drawings, charts and tables. xiv, 400; 492 pp. Hardcover. Large 4to. Maroon cloth. Endpapers moderately browned, all page edges foxed, else quite good in foxed and torn dust wrappers. Very good-/Good+. (Multiple volumes - extra shipping charges apply) (Insurance required to ship this item).

$300.00

FINE ARMS AND ARMOR: TREASURES IN THE DRESDEN COLLECTION

By Schobel, Johannes

New York, NY: G. P. PutnamÕs Sons, 1975. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. New York, NY: G. P. PutnamÕs Sons, 1975. Translated by M. O. A. Stanton; Preface by Claude Blair. Copious b/w and full color illustrations. Photography by Jurgen Karpinski. 255 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Blue cloth. Gilt lettering to spine; gilt decorative device to front board. Scattered underlining in red pencil, particularly to index; else, interior bright and tight. Dustjacket price-clipped; lightly shelfworn. A very nice copy in like dustjacket. Very good/Very good.

$45.00

AUTOMATIC PISTOLS: WALTHER MARK II

By Manufacture de Machines du Haut Rhin

Haut-Rhin: Manufacture de Machines du Haut Rhin, ( c 1960 ). Softcover. Very good-/No jacket issued.

$30.00