72 pages, facsimile catalogue of the catalogue, 4to., card covers decorative title to upper board with gilt medallions, a fine copy. Also a part of the Holland and Holland collection with a brief history of the company and notes on related subjects, illus and diagrams within the text, white card covers with title to upper flat, both. German and Austrian Gunmakers Trade Catalogs. This is a page 11" x " case bound book with a four color dust jacket, compiled by Hans E. Pfingsten and George A. Hoyem, containing five illustrated gunmakers trade catalogues dating from to , three of them export issues in German, English, French and Spanish. 27 St. James street address. White card. An original trade label from the case of a shotgun, rifle or cartridge magazine, dimensions are approx 7" x ". £ TR Southgate Brothers Breech loading actioners and gunmakers. An original trade label or business card, dimensions are approx " x . Please Note: This is not the original. english gunmakers by bailey & nie hand signed copy by de witt bailey. brown shotguns book british gunmakers volume 1 one i the london gun trade new. Details: original, stephen, grant, gunmaker, case, label, note, read, full, before.
An excellent reference book for a dealer in antique and rare shotguns to identify their historical, thematic, and financial significance. Technical developments from the mid 's to the latter part of the 20th century is also a major feature of this book. The manufacturers serial number reference lists are extremely helpful/5(9). Early American Firearms and Their Makers August Table of Contents. Introduction General Works Individual Gunmakers Allen and Wheelock – Bullard Colt Deringer – Parker Remington – Ruger Savage – L.C. Smith Smith & Wesson – Whitney Winchester Price Guides and Collecting LC Subject Headings. James Purdey & Sons Ltd, Gun & Rifle Makers. Find out more about our guns and history, contact our Gun Room team for information on ordering a gun. London Gunmaker's Book by Nigel Brown - Books & Catalogs - London Gunmakers by Nigel Brown: Historical data on the London gun trade in the 19th & 20th centuries. A Christie's Book "For years the gun makers of London have enjoyed a worldwide reputation for the quality and reliability of their products. /> Beginning with the Mantons in the eighteenth century and continuing with the like of.
The book gives notes on the history of the companies, pricing information and contact details; Beautiful photography of rifles and shotguns from each manufacturer; Signed by the Author; In the nineteenth century there was thousands of British gunmakers plying their trade the length and breadth of the land building all qualities of gun and rifle. A Dictionary of London Gunmakers London, Blackmore, H.L., Supplement to a Dictionary of London Gunmakers Bloomfield, Ontario, Brown, N., British Gunmakers. Volume 1, Historical data on the London gun trade in the . Gunmakers have dwindled to a very small number today but the nature of the trade has changed from volume production to exclusive best guns only. British gunmakers have embraced the new technology on offer and by using a combination of CNC machining and new steels allied to traditional gunmaking skills, they are building superb quality guns and. Large volume. " x London Gunmakers have led the world with their technical expertise and craftsmanship. Chronicling the history of the London gun trade, this book begins with the Mantons in the eighteenth century and continues with Purdey, Lang, Lancaster, .