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The Old Navy and the New.

By AMMEN, Rear-Admiral Daniel.

Philadelphia:: J. B. Lippincott,, 1891.. First edition.. publisher's blue cloth decorated in gold and silver.. 19th c. ownership stamp on pastedown; spine tanned; slight use to cloth; tight and sound.. 8vo,. With an Appendix of Personal Letters from General Grant.

$75.00

Organization and Tactics.

By WAGNER, Arthur L.

New York:: B. Westermann and Co.,, 1895.. First edition.. publisher's blue gilt-lettered bevelled cloth.. 19th c. ownership stamp on pastedown, flyleaf and title page; spine tanned; light use to extremities; tight and sound. . 8vo,. A few engraved text illustrations..

$175.00

Black Powder Shapshots.

By SHERLOCK, Herbert Arment.

[Huntington, West Virginia:: Standard Publications,, 1946].. First edition.. publisher's cloth-backed boards in glassine and slipcase. . Ink name on front free endpaper; a fine copy in glassine with some chipping and a slipcase which has some moderate wear and tear.. Folio,.

$75.00

America's Munitions 1917-1918.

By CROWELL, Benedict.

Washington:: Government Printing Office,, 1919.. original cloth.. Very slightly shaken with light rubbing to cloth at extremities.. 8vo,. With numerous plates from photographs (one folding).

$75.00

Report of Experiments on Gunpowder Made at Washington Arsenal in 1843 and 1844.

By MORDECAI, Captain Alfred.

Washington: : Printed by J. and G.N. Gideon,, 1845.. First edition.. publisher's green ribbed cloth stamped in gold and blind.. Endpapers and edges lightly foxed; minor foxing elsewhere. Otherwise a very good, bright copy. . 8vo,. With four plates (two double-page); tables. Not in Sabin or Howes.

$450.00

The Volunteer Soldier of America. With Memoir of the Author and Military Reminiscences from General Logan's Private Journal.

By LOGAN, John A.

Chicago:: R. S. Peale,, 1887.. First edition.. original pictorial cloth.. A very attractive copy with the slightest of shelf wear.. 8vo,. 25 plates; one in color.

$100.00

The Book of the Army Pageant Held at Fulham Palace, 20th June to 2nd July, 1910.

By BENSON, F. R. and CRAIG, Algernon Tudor.

[London:: Sir Joseph Causton],, 1910.. First edition.. publisher's blue cloth with mounted color illustration.. A fragile book, the paper quite brittle. A very good copy with the spine a little hand-soiled, and a few small smudges to pages.. Tall 8vo,. Illustrated in black and white and color.

$75.00

Les Armes.

By MAINDRON, G.-R. Maurice.

Paris:: Ancienne Maison Quantin Libraries-Imprimeries Reunies,, [1890].. publisher's red decorated cloth.. Near fine with very minor soiling to covers.. 8vo,. Bibliotheque de l'Enseignement des Beaux-Arts.. A detailed history of weaponry from the Stone Age through the 18th century, with a brief comment on modern (i.e., 19th century) arms. Numerous text illustrations.

$25.00

The Rifled Musket.

By FULLER, Claud E.

Harrisburg:: The Stackpole Company,, [1958].. First edition.. publisher's cloth in dust jacket.. Near fine in a bright jacket with some slight edge wear and some minor chipping at the base of the spine. . Folio,. Illustrated.

$100.00

Letters on Cavalry.

By INGELFINGEN, Prince Kraft zu Hohenlohe. WALFORD, Lieut.-Col. N. L.

London:: Edward Stanford,, 1889.. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the Royal Artillery Institution.. publisher's red ribbed gilt-lettered cloth.. A nice copy with very minor soiling to covers.. 12mo,. Translated by Lieut.-Col. N. L. Walford, R.A.

$150.00

Journal of the United States Artillery.

Fort Monroe, Virginia:: Coast Artillery School Press,, 1915.. half red leather.. Very good; some light wear to extremities of spine.. 8vo,. Vol. 44.. With numerous text illustrations and one folding plate.

$55.00

The Pistol and Revolver.

By HIMMELRIGHT, A. L. A.

New York:: J. J. Little,, 1908.. First edition.. publisher's dark gray cloth.. Near fine; a very nice copy.. 12mo,. Illustrated with diagrams, drawings and photographs.

$75.00

Projectile Weapons of War and Explosive Compounds.

By SCOFFERN, J.

London:: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans,, 1858.. Third edition, revised.. publisher's red cloth.. A very good copy; binding a little soiled with some wear to extremities of the spine. Internally fresh and near fine. Hinges cracking, but sound. . 8vo,. With many text illustrations and plates.

$150.00

Les Nouvelles Armes a Feu Portatives Adoptees Commes Armes de Guerre dans les Etats Modernes.

By SCHMIDT, Rodolphe.

Bale:: H. George,, 1891.. First edition, 1891 supplement.. original cloth-backed printed boards.. A very good copy; some light soiling and use to boards. Tight and sound, the plates very clean and bright.. Folio,.

$250.00

Journal of the United States Artillery.

Fort Monroe, Virginia:: Coast Artillery School Press,, 1916.. half red leather.. Very good; some light wear to extremities of spine.. 8vo,. Vol. 45.. With numerous text illustrations.

$45.00