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Cartridges Of the World

Cartridges Of the World

by Frank C Barnes

Cartridges of the World is a comprehensive guide to firearm cartridges. The reference series (in its 11th edition as of 2009) is a very popular work used by firearms and cartridge enthusiasts. The book contains separate sections dealing with cartridge nomenclature, wildcat cartridges, handgun cartridges, military cartridges (of the United States and the world), sporting cartridges, shotgun shells as well as information on obsolete ammunition.
The Shotgun Book

The Shotgun Book

by Jack O'Connor

Shotguns By Keith

Shotguns By Keith

by Elmer Keith

Firearms Curiosa

Firearms Curiosa

by Lewis Winant

The Powder Flask Book

The Powder Flask Book

by Ray Riling

Guns Of the Old West

Guns Of the Old West

by Charles Edward Chapel

The Rifle In America

The Rifle In America

by Philip B Sharpe

Gunsmithing

Gunsmithing

by Roy F Dunlap

The Winchester Book

The Winchester Book

by George Madis

High Standard

High Standard

by Tom Dance

The Flintlock

The Flintlock

by Torsten Lenk

English Guns & Rifles

English Guns & Rifles

by J N George

The Plains Rifle

The Plains Rifle

by Charles E Hanson Jr

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Hatcher's Notebook

by Julian S Hatcher

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Winchester Handbook

by George Madis

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German Small Arms Markings From Authentic Sources

by Joachim and Bryans, Don L Gortz

Firearms Books & Ephemera

The Firearms Dictionary

The Firearms Dictionary

by Steindler, R A

Pistols & Revolvers

Pistols & Revolvers

by Smith, Walter H B

The Gun Report

The Gun Report

by Liggett, K: Editor

Remington Handguns

Remington Handguns

by Charles Lee and Caroll Robbins Karr

NY: Bonanza Books, 1960. Hardcover. Very good. Hardcover. viii, 152pp. Very good hardback in a rubbed and chipped jacket.
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A$22.78
The Rifle in America

The Rifle in America

by Sharpe, Philip B

Fairfax, VA,: Firearms Classics Library, 1995. First edition thus. Facsimilie reprint of the 1938 edition. Published Fairfax, VA: Firearms Classics Library, 1995. 4to., 8 1/4" x 10 3/4", xii+641pp., illustrated with numerous b/w plates. Bound in full black pigskin with raised bands, 22K gilt designs and titles, alll edge gilt, silk moire endpapers with black ribbon marker. Fine. . 1st. Hard. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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A$75.94
Early American Firearms

Early American Firearms

by Robert Abels

63 pages. Signed by the author. Stated First Printing.This book's exterior has worn markings on all four corners, and at the top and bottom, and along the edges of the spine. The interior, however, is in Very Good+ condition with only a small marking on the front inside cover and the author's signature on the page following.This book will be carefully wrapped up and then boxed and shipped promptly to you from here in New Jersey and comes to you with our total appreciation for your interest and for your... Read more about this item
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A$98.72
Iver Johnson's Arms and Cycle Works Handguns, 1871-1978

Iver Johnson's Arms and Cycle Works Handguns, 1871-1978

by Goforth, W. E

Chino Valley, Arizona: Blacksmith Corporation. Near Fine. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0941540189 . Inscribed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads, "Best Wishes to John Rust Bill Boforth." Limited Edition copy "152 of 500" ink stamped on the title page. Black and white photographs and illustrations. Iver Johnson was born in Norway, apprenticed as a gunsmith, emigrated to American and worked for Allen & Wheellock Company. Later he formed a... Read more about this item
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A$364.49
Guns of the Old West

Guns of the Old West

by Chapel, Charles Edward

Fairfax, VA: Firearms Classic Library, 1995. Full decorative leather. Hard cover. Published Fairfax, VA: Firearms Classic Library, 1995. 8vo., iv+306pp., illustrated with black and white reproductions. Bound in red pigskin Saderra leather with gilt designs and raised bands, all edge gilting. silk moire endpapers and riboon marker. Fine. Hard. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo.
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A$49.36
L.C. SMITH SHOTGUNS

L.C. SMITH SHOTGUNS

by Brophy, Lt. Col. William S., USAR Ret

North Hollywood, California: Beinfeld Publishing, Inc, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Essential history of the "Elsie", a sidelock, side-by-side shotgun considered one of the great American double-barrels. Quarto: ix, 244 with numerous textual photographs, illustrations, and diagrams. Full green morocco binding, with decorative gilt stamping. A fine copy.
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A$189.84
Guns of the Old West.

Guns of the Old West.

by Chapel, Charles Edward

Published For The National Rifle Assoc. By Odysseus Editions, Inc.. Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1995. Special Edition for Members of Firearms Classics Library. Full-Leather. A facsimile of the 1961 edition in full leather. Illustrated. 306 pages (bibliography, index) . Fully bound in rich red genuine leather with appropriate gold decorations and titles. All edges are gilded. This book does not have the pasted in bookplate which is so commonly found in these editions. Moire fabric end papers.... Read more about this item
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A$119.98
Pistol and Revolver Shooting

Pistol and Revolver Shooting

by Roper, Walter F

NY: Macmillan, 1945. Hardcover. Very good. Hardcover. First Edition. vi, 251pp. Ink gift inscription on front free endpaper, else a very good hardback in a tanned and rubbed jcket that has a few small closed tears to the front panel.
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A$113.90
The Gun And It's Development

The Gun And It's Development

by Greener, W. W

Odysseus Edition, Inc, 1995. Hardcover. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking. we ship in CLEAN SECURE NEW boxes VERY GOOD hardcover, no dust jacket. Clean pages. Special edition has been privately printed for members of The Firearms Classics Library. AEG. 8vo. 804 pages.
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A$410.05
VIHTAVUORI RELOADING MANUAL

VIHTAVUORI RELOADING MANUAL

by VIHTAVUORI OY

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Binding is tight; pages are crisp and clean. Cover is in great condition.
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A$37.95
Shotguns By Keith

Shotguns By Keith

by Keith, Elmer

Odysseus Edition, Inc, 1995. Hardcover. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking. we ship in CLEAN SECURE NEW boxes VERY GOOD hardcover, no dust jacket. Special edition privately printed for the members of The Firearms Classics Library. Clean pages. AEG. SM4to. 307 pages.
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A$182.24
Rifles and Rifle Practice An Elementary Treatise Upon the Theory of Rifle  Firing

Rifles and Rifle Practice An Elementary Treatise Upon the Theory of Rifle Firing

by Wilcox, C. M

New York: D. Van Nostrand Company. Good. 1859. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Good hardcover, has the prior owner's name on the front and rear pastedowns. There is also a bookplate on the front pastedown. Spine is missing a one inch piece at the top and a small piece at the bottom. Looks like the spine has had some glue repair. Front inner hinge is cracked. There are several folding plates at the front and rear of the text. Cover has some spotting and some wear to the corner tips. ;... Read more about this item
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A$531.54
Fine American and European Firearms & Edged Weapons Including Important  Buffalo Bill and Wild West Memorabilia May12, 1998 in San Francisco

Fine American and European Firearms & Edged Weapons Including Important Buffalo Bill and Wild West Memorabilia May12, 1998 in San Francisco

by Butterfield & Butterfield

San Francisco: Butterfield & Butterfield. Very Good. 1998. Catalogue. Soft cover auction catalogue. Lists 3100 items many with excellent quality photographs. Two numbers entered on absentee bidding for on last page otherwise no inscriptions or marks. ; Colour and Black & White photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 217 pages .
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A$23.11
The Flintlock: its Origin and Development

The Flintlock: its Origin and Development

by Lenk, Torsten

NY: Bramhall House, 1965. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Bramhall House, 1965. 4to., 9" x 11 1/2", xii+188pp., Illustrated with multi-image plates of 134 examples. Green cloth with black titles. Small line of loss to the spine cloth at the crown, soiling/light foxing to edges of page block. Text clean and bright, binding tight. Good plus in good plus dust jacket with a chip at the crown/soiling. . Hard. Good Plus/Good Plus. 4to.
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A$60.75
British Military Firearms. 1650-1850

British Military Firearms. 1650-1850

by Blackmore. Howard L

London : Herbert Jenkins, 1961. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. original cloth hardcover, illustrated, 296 pages, very good in lightly browned very good unclipped dustwrapper. We are a real bookshop with real books situated in and shipping from the United Kingdom. Shelf B103
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A$48.15
The Queen's Prize : the Story of the National Rifle Association

The Queen's Prize : the Story of the National Rifle Association

by Cornfield, Susie

London: Pelham Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1987. First Edition. Hardcover with dust acket. 0720717515 . Fine maroon cloth hardcover no inscriptions or marks with a fine unclipped dust jacket. ; Black & white photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 188 pages .
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A$15.41
Handguns 2001

Handguns 2001

by Ramage, Ken (editor)

Iola, WI: Krause Publications Inc. Very Good+. 2000. Thirteenth Edition. Soft cover. 0873419278 . Today's handguns for sport and personal protection. Catalog of current handguns--expanded, well illustrated: Autoloaders, Revolvers, Single Shots, Blackpowder & Airguns. Exclusive new catalog section: Semi-Custom Handguns & Handgun Grips. Very Good Plus: book slightly curled at front edge. Ships same or next business day. ; 10.90 X 8.50 X 0.70 inches; 316 pages .
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A$30.37
The Complete Encyclopedia of Hunting Rifles

The Complete Encyclopedia of Hunting Rifles

by Hartink, A. E

Netherlands: Rebo Publishers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. Second Edition. Hardcover with dustjacket. 9036615887 . Fine pictorial laminated boards, with a fine matching dustjacket. No inscriptions or marks, an excellent copy. ; Colour photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages .
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A$15.41
Guns of the Old West

Guns of the Old West

by Chapel, Charles Edward

No Place: Odysseus Editions. Near Fine. 1995. Special Limited Edition. Hardcover. First pubished in 1961, this book is a classic in its field. This special edtion of Chapel's book was issued as a volume in the Firearm Classics Library of the National Rifle Association. It is finely bound in red leather with gilt spine and cover lettering and decoration, all edges are also gil in 22 karat gold, red silk bookmark, silk moire end papers. Design by Selma Ordewer. This copy is clean, tight, and... Read more about this item
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A$24.22
The Winchester Book

The Winchester Book

by George Madis

This is one of the best references for the Winchester collector. Everything you want to know is covered so far as the actual firearms are concerned along with photos and drawings.Signed by the author George Madis
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A$144.28
Defensive Shotgun: Mastering the Versatility, Tactics for Repelling A Deadly Encounter

Defensive Shotgun: Mastering the Versatility, Tactics for Repelling A Deadly Encounter

by James, Mark "Six

VG- condition softcover, corner crease on front cover, several dog-eared pages to text, clean and unmarked, uncreased spine. Illustrated with black and white photos, 242 pp. This book helps crack the code around the mystery, mystique and often miscommunication about the modern shotgun. It presents tactical applications written so the average citizen or trained operator can understand how to maximize the effectiveness of this incredible tool. The protection of one's life or the life of a loved one... Read more about this item
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A$24.22
The M1 Garand: Post World War II

The M1 Garand: Post World War II

by Scott A. Duff

Sept. 1996 - 6th Printing. SIGNED by Author. Soft Cover. Condition: Very good. Cover shows rub wear, a few mild scratches and edge wear. Binding is solid; pages clean and unmarked.
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A$151.11
The Shooting Field with Holland & Holland Revised and Enlarged Edition

The Shooting Field with Holland & Holland Revised and Enlarged Edition

by King, Peter

Southport, Connecticut: Blacksmith Corporation. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. Hardcover. 1870948394 . Gilt edges to head and fore-edge leaves. Color and Black and white photographs. "The Shooting Field is part of the British heritage. Lord Ripon, the greatest shot who ever lived, said that when we no longer continued to shoot 'the England of whom the poets have sung will have ceased to exist'." Ships same or next business day. Previous owner's name on the half title... Read more about this item
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A$45.56
Encyclopedia of Rifles and Carbines

Encyclopedia of Rifles and Carbines

by Hartink, A. E

The Netherlands: Rebo Productions. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover with dustjacket. 1901094189 . Fine pictorial laminated boards with a matching fine pictorial dustjacket, no inscriptions or marks, an excellent copy. Illustrated guide to over 400 rifles and carbines, including their histories, uses, manufacturers, brands and ammunition. ; Colour photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 315 pages .
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A$11.56
A History of the Colt Revolver and the Other Arms Made by Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company from 1836 to 1940

A History of the Colt Revolver and the Other Arms Made by Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company from 1836 to 1940

by Charles T. Haven and Frank A. Belden

NY: William Morrow and Company, 1940. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover. xxiii, 702pp+ index. very good hardback in a rubbed jacket that is sunned on the spine and and has a couple of external tape repairs. Slipcase present, worn at edges, else about very good. Signed by Haven on the half title page.
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A$227.80