The Modern Gunsmith: A Guide for the Amateur and Professional Gunsmith in the Design and Construction of Firearms, with Practical Suggestions for All Who Like Guns Volume I only, (of two)

By: HOWE, James Virgil

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Book Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


A guide to gunmaking and guns in general, with an emphasis on providing information to the amateur gunsmith. Topics cover the gamut as far as gunmaking is concerned: materials, tools, stocks, sights, welding & soldering, rifles, pistols, etc. Includes dozens of black & white illustrations. Volume I only, lacking the Supplemental Vol. II. --- In patterned olive paper-covered boards backed in black cloth, with decorations and titling in silver to cover and spine. Jacket with silhouette of man hoisting a rifle above his head. --- With prior owner's bookplates affixed to front endpapers, and with rounded cover corners, otherwise a clean, tightly-bound and unmarked copy. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping and tears along edges; protected in new removable archival mylar wrapper.; Small Quarto - 9 to 11 in. tall; xvii, 424 pages

Title: The Modern Gunsmith: A Guide for the Amateur and Professional Gunsmith in the Design and Construction of Firearms, with Practical Suggestions for All Who Like Guns Volume I only, (of two)

Author Name: HOWE, James Virgil

Categories: >>Indoor Pursuits, Hobbies,

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls Company: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket

Stock No.: 83260