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Item Code B0113, Price 65 (GBP)
Four Centuries of Liege Gunmaking by Claude Gaier (Director of the Liege Musee des Arms) 2nd Edition translated to English. Large format published in 1985. Complete with dust wrapper and in excellent condition. 287 pages. A hard to find reference book.
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Item Code B0111, Price 40 (GBP)
Great British Gunmakers 1740-1790 The History of John Twigg and the Packington Guns by W. Keith Neal and D.H.L. Back. This was published in one large format edition in 1975. Complete with dust wrapper and in excellent condition. pages. An important reference work.
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Item Code B0112, Price 20 (GBP)
Forsyth & Co. Patent Gunmakers by W. Keith Neal and D.H.L. Back. This was published in one edition in 1969. Complete with dust wrapper and in very good condition. 280 pages. An important reference work.
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Item Code B0107, Price 325 (GBP)
A rare Great Irish Gunmakers Messrs Rigby book by David Back. This was only published in one edition in 1992 and is now extremely hard to find. Complete with dust wrapper and in excellent condition. 196 pages. Contains a list of all Rigby pistols, guns and rifles by serial number between 1821 and 1869 with brief details of each weapon including usually the identity of the original owner. A very important reference.
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Item Code B0088, Price 30 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1977 of " The Boxer Cartridge in the British Service " by Temple. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 200 pages.
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Item Code B0090, Price 150 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1993 of " British Small Arms Ammunition 1864-1938 " by Labbett. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 352 pages.
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Item Code B0091, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1968 of " The Revolver 1818-1865 " by Taylerson Andrews & Frith. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 360 pages.
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Item Code B0092, Price 20 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1966 of " The Revolver 1865-1888 " by Taylerson. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 292 pages.
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Item Code B0093, Price 15 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1971 of " The Revolver 1889-1914 " by Taylerson. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 324 pages.
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Item Code B0097, Price 30 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1987 of " Collecting Shotgun Cartridges " by Rutterford. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 139 pages.
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Item Code B0098, Price 20 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1970 of " Blunderbusses " by Baxter. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 78 pages.
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Item Code B0099, Price 30 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1981 of " The Winchester Handbook " by Madis. I don't think this book had a dust wrapper. It is signed by the author and in good condition. 287 pages.
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Item Code B0102, Price 95 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1978 and limited to 1000 copies of " British Military Pistols 1603-1888 " by Brooker. I don't think this book had a dust wrapper. In good condition. pages.
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Item Code B0104, Price 15 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1974 of " Dutch Muskets and Pistols " by Kist, Puype, Van Der Mark and Van Der Sloot. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 176 pages.
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Item Code B0105, Price 20 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition soft back published 1997 of " British Ordnance Small Arms 1718 - 1783 " by De Witt Bailey. Good condition. 116 pages.
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Item Code B0106, Price 10 (GBP)
An HBSA reprint of a leaflet " The Webley Fosbery Automatic Revolver Description and Instructions " Good condition. 16 pages.
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Item Code B0079, Price 75 (GBP)
An original 2nd Edition 1864 of " The Wildfowler " by Henry Coleman Folkard. Original binding (a little weak) otherwise good condition. 394 pages 13 plates plus woodcuts.
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Item Code B0080, Price 170 (GBP)
A very rare original 3rd Edition published in 1811 of " The Shooters Guide or, Sportsman's Companion " by B. Thomas. 397 pages and 4 plates. Original binding which is tatty and a bit weak. Generally good condition.
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Item Code B0081, Price 100 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition 1859 of " The Shotgun and Sporting Rifle " by Stonehenge. 448 pages and 100 engravings in the text. Original binding. Generally good condition. Slight damage to the top of the spine.
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Item Code B0082, Price 100 (GBP)
An original 1st Edition 1875 of " Shooting Its Appliances and Purpose " by James Dalziel Dougall. 357 pages. Good condition. Original binding. Front end paper missing but otherwise complete.
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Item Code B0083, Price 120 (GBP)
An original 1928 copy of " Regimental Records or the Royal Welch Fusiliers Volume III and IV 1914-18 " by Dudley Ward. Published in 1928 and owned by Major R.B.S. Davies of 7th RWF. Good condition. Over 900 pages.
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Item Code B0084, Price 80 (GBP)
An original Sea Officers List of 1822. This is a full list of flag officers and other commissioned officers of His Majesties fleet. Good condition. Original binding. 253 pages.
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Item Code B0012, Price 70 reduced to 55 (GBP)
A third edition of The Gun by W. W. Greener published in 1885. Good condition and complete, but could do with tightening up.
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Item Code B0013, Price 55 reduced to 50 (GBP)
A seventh edition of The Gun by W. W. Greener published in 1899. Fair condition and complete. The spine needs relaying. Covers a little tatty.
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Item Code B0034, Price 25 (GBP)
The Canadian Gunsmiths 1608 to 1900 by S. James Gooding published in 1962.
Item Code B0036, Price 10 (GBP)
Walther Pistols by W. H. B. Smith published in 1946. No dust wrapper.
Item Code B0037, Price 15 (GBP)
Firearms Curiosa by Lewis Winant published by Bonanza.
Item Code B0041, Price 15 (GBP)
Smith & Wesson Hand Guns by Roy C. McHenry and Walter F. Roper published in 1958.
Item Code B0055, Price 10 (GBP)
The Pistol in War by Captain E. H. Robinson published in 1941.
Item Code B0058, Price 10 (GBP)
Sword Lance & Bayonet by C. Ffoulkes & E. C. Hopkinson 2nd eition published in 1967.
Item Code B0063, Price 25 (GBP)
The British Shotgun Volume One 1850 - 1870 by Crudgington & Baker first edition published in 1979.
Item Code B0064, Price 50 reduced to 30 (GBP)
The British Shotgun Volume One 1850 - 1870 by Crudgington & Baker 2nd larger format edition published in 1990 to match the size of the second edition.
Item Code B0095, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1965 of " The Gatling Gun " by Wahl & Toppel. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 168 pages.
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Item Code B0100, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1969 of " British Smooth-Bore Artillery " by Hughes. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 144 pages.
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Item Code B0089, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1988 of " .303 INCH " by Labbett & Mead. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 258 pages.
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Item Code B0094, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1976 of " Colonel Colt London " by Rosa. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 215 pages.
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Item Code B0096, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1978 Ex-Birmingham City Library of " English Gunmakers " by De Witt Bailey & Nie. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 127 pages.
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Item Code B0101, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1964 of " The British Soldiers Firearm 1850-1864 " by Roads. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 332 pages.
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Item Code B0103, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1980 of " British Gunmakers Their Trade Cards, Cases and Equipment 1760 - 1860 " by Keith Neal & Back. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 166 pages.
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Item Code B0085, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1983 of " A Treatise on the British Military Martini 1869-1900 " by Temple & Skennerton. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 246 pages.
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Item Code B0086, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1989 of " A Treatise on the British Martini The .40 & .303 Martinis 1880- 1920" by Temple & Skennerton. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 213 pages.
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Item Code B0087, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 1st Edition published 1995 of " A Treatise on the British Martini Manufacture Training Arms & Accessories " by Temple & Skennerton. Complete with dust wrapper and in good condition. 173 pages.
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Item Code B0085, Price SOLD (GBP)
Volume I and II of " Small Arms of the East India Company 1600-1856 " by D.F. Harding in their original slip case. These first two volumes are now long out of print and hard to find. New condition.
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Item Code B0077, Price SOLD (GBP)
A 4th edition of Instructions to Young Sportsmen by Colonel Peter Hawker published in 1825. Rebound and in good tight condition. complete.
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Item Code B0070, Price SOLD (GBP)
English Gunmakers by De Witt Bailey and Douglas A. Nie first edition published in 1978. Very good condition and complete in dust wrapper.
Item Code B0048, Price SOLD (GBP)
British Pistols and Guns 1640 - 1840 by Ian Glendenning published in 1951. No dust wrapper.
Item Code B0075, Price SOLD (GBP)
The sportsmans Pocket Companion by Colonel Peter Hawker republished in a limited edition in 1980 (this is no. 52 of 500). Excellent condition and complete.
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Item Code B0078, Price SOLD (GBP)
A reprint edition of Instructions to Young Sportsmen by Colonel Peter Hawker Edited by Eric Parker. Good condition. Slight damage to the spine. a good reading copy.
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Item Code B0076, Price SOLD (GBP)
A 8th edition of Instructions to Young Sportsmen by Colonel Peter Hawker published in 1838. Rebound in cloth and nice and tight complete copy. Very good condition.
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Item Code B0074, Price SOLD (GBP)
A first edition of The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker with an introduction by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey published in 1893. Great condition in original binding now with protective clear plastic slip covers. A two volume set.
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Item Code B0071, Price SOLD (GBP)
An original 10th Edition 1854 of " Instructions to Young Sportsmen " by Colonel Peter Hawker in it's original half calf binding. Good and complete condition. Slight splitting to one hinge but binding tight.
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Item Code B0, Price (GBP)
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