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Rifles of Colonial America - Volume II [Longrifle Series] [INSCRIBED]

By: Shumway, George

Price: $125.00

Publisher: York, PA, George Shumway Publisher: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 034430

ISBN: 0873870824

Condition: Fine


Light brown buckram, lettered in gold foil. Mere hints of shelfwear and use, with very slight soiling along text block fore-edge, otherwise essentially as issued. Goldenrod illus. dust jacket is mildly rubbed at head of spine, with approx. 1/2" closed tear at top rear joint and another at bottom front joint, one minor tape repair along bottom front edge, lightly soiled rear panel, now in archival mylar. 353-365 pp., illus., maps. Scarce first edition, limited to 3,000 total copies, including 200 numbered. Inscribed by author/publisher on half-title: "For Ted Heske / George Shumway... View more info

Wing Shots: A Series of Camera Studies of American Game Birds and Other Birds of Field and Stream on the Wing [#714/950]

By: Simmons, Albert Dixon

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Derrydale Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012008

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, illustrated with formation of flying geese and lettered in gilt on front panel. Deaccessioned from non-circulating museum library, nominally marked/stamped, little actual wear, clear-coated spine panel (somewhat age-toned) with handwritten call number on lower portion. A bit rubbed at corners and extremities. x pp. + 83 full page sepia toned plates. Clean interior, library marks limited to endpapers and Foreword, all plates clean. No. 714 of an edition limited to 950 copies printed by Eugene V. Connett at the Derrydale Press. Lacks dust jacket. Exceptional. View more info

Knights in Shining Armor: Myth and Reality 1450-1650

By: Sinkevic, Ida (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlestown, MA and Allentown, PA, Bunker Hill Publishing/Allentown Art Museum: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032929

ISBN: 1593730551

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil, oblong format. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, nearly as issued, now in mylar. 84 pp., 112 color + b&w illus. Catalogue to accompany exhibition at Allentown Art Museum. View more info

The Manufacture of Gunflints

By: Skertchly, Sydney B. J.; Seymour de Lotbiniere (intro.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bloomfield, Ontario and Alexandria Bay, NY, Museum Restoration Service: 1984

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 026665

ISBN: 0919316867

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff red paper wraps, French flaps. Slight surface rubbing. Square, uncreased binding. xiii,x,80 pp. Facsimile reprint of original 1879 edition, issued as a volume in the Memoirs of the Geological Survey, England and Wales. Exceptionally scarce. View more info

The Civil War Reenactor's Blackpowder Guide to the safe use, care and maintenance of Replica Period Firearms

By: Smith, David T. T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gettysburg, PA, Rusty Musket Enterprises: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042840

ISBN: 0966344308

Condition: Fine


Booklet, stiff pictorial wraps. As issued. iii,56 pp., illus. 2nd ptg.: Sept. 1999. View more info

Casting Tackle and Methods

By: Smith, O. W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Stewart & Kidd Co.: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045987

ISBN: B000Q61F84

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth, lettered in gilt, deckled text block edges. Mildly rubbed corners and spine extremities, toned text block edges. xi,257 pp., sepia plates. Firm binding. This copy not inscribed by author. View more info

The Story of Pope's Barrels

By: Smith, Ray M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Livonia, NY, R & R Books: 1993

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 046158

ISBN: B00RLZSN56

Condition: New


Black leatherette, lettered in silver foil. 1st edition thus, facsimile reprint of 1960 Stackpole edition. Dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. [ix],211 pp., illus. View more info

Hunting Trophy Black Bear [North American Hunting Club: Hunter's Information Series]

By: Smith, Richard P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, North American Hunting Club: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035815

ISBN: 0914697331

Condition: Fine


Brown leatherette, lettered in gold foil. As issued. [vii],326 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

The Encyclopedia of North American Sporting Dogs: Written by Sportsmen for Sportsmen

By: Smith, Steve (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Minocqua, WI, Willow Creek Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035162

ISBN: 1572235012

Condition: Fine


Laminated color pictorial wraps. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. 240 pp., fully illus. w/ color photographs. Collector-grade, gift-quality copy of a lovely book. View more info

Pistols: A Modern Encyclopedia

By: Stebbins, Henry M., with Albert J. E. Shay, Oscar R. Hammond

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003430

Condition: Near Fine


Tan paper over boards, lightly rubbed edges. Dust jacket imprinted as from Castle Books (not Stackpole) shows mild age toning, chipped corners/extremities, now in protective mylar. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Pennsylvania Contract Muskets: 1797 Arms Procurement Act

By: Stewart, David A., and William M. Reid

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The American Society of Arms Collectors: 2005

Edition: Off-Print

Seller ID: 034471

Condition: VG+


Booklet, white pictorial wraps. 30 pp., illus., maps. Mild handling wear. Off-print from The American Society of Arms Collectors Bulletin No. 91 (2005). View more info

End of the Line: The Beginning of the End

By: Sullivan, Hal

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Blue Creek, OH, Sullivan Promotions: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045326

ISBN: B000MRXI32

Condition: Fine


Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. Very slight shelf wear, essentially as issued. 76 pp., illus. View more info

End of the Line: The Other End

By: Sullivan, Hal

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Blue Creek, OH, Sullivan Promotions: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045328

ISBN: B000MRXI32

Condition: Fine


Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. Slight surface wear to covers, essentially as issued. 76 pp., illus. View more info

Seventeen Trips through Somaliland: A Record of Exploration and Big Game Shooting, 1885 to 1893, Being the Narrative of Several Journeys in the Hinterland of the Somali Coast Protectorate...

By: Swayne, Capt. H. G. C, R.E.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: London, Rowland Ward and Co., Ltd.: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035034

Condition: Good


Original brown cloth, lettered in dark brown, unrestored. xx,386,[2] pp., illus. w/ frontis., 7 plates, numerous cuts in text, [2] folding maps at rear. Lacking approx. 50% spine panel cloth and cloth along joints, but with underboard and mesh underlay fully intact, binding still very firm -- easily rebacked, if desired. Rubbed with exposure along top and bottom edges and at corners, which are somewhat layered. Typical surface rubbing and soiling. Mild foxing to several early and late leaves, with occasional light foxing through interior. Stamp of Somalia Mennonite Mission on half-title ... View more info

Sagittarius [INSCRIBED]

By: Swinehart, Bob

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Covina, CA, Gallant Publishing Co.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 044427

ISBN: B0006DYP5C

Condition: Near Fine


INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Burgundy cloth, lettered/illus. in gold. Modest binding lean original to issue, otherwise only the slightest bit of rubbing to corners and spine extremities. Inscribed by author on front flyleaf, full signature "with best wishes" salutation, not personalized or dated. 240 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Color illus. dust jacket is rubbed along flap folds and edges with several short closed tears and associated creases, 3" closed tear to lower front panel extending from heel of spine panel, minor loss to spine extremities, some surface rubbing to rear panel, pri... View more info

Firepower From Abroad: The Confederate Enfield and the LeMat Revolver 1861-1863 with New Data on a Variety of Confederate Small Arms [Man at Arms Monograph Series No. 2]

By: Sword, Wiley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincoln, RI, Andrew Mowbray Inc.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017744

ISBN: 091721823X

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in white. Former owner's printed book plate mounted on front flyleaf, embossed name stamp on half-title and rear flyleaf, otherwise as issued. 119 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, publisher's ads at rear. Very slightly soiled dust jacket, otherwise as issued, now in mylar. View more info

Ready . . . Aim . . . Fire!: Small Arms Ammunition in the Battle of Gettysburg [SIGNED]

By: Thomas, Dean S.; Stephen V. Ash (editor, intro.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gettysburg, PA, Thomas Publications: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 038137

ISBN: 0939631008

Condition: Fine


Stiff white pictorial wraps, lettered in blue. Very slight soil mark along fore-edge of p. 14, otherwise as issued. 76 pp., illus. Signed by author on main title. View more info

The Beaverkill: The History of a River and Its People

By: Van Put, Ed; John Merwin (intro.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Lyons Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043835

ISBN: 1558214755

Condition: Fine


White and blue paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in black. xii,298 pp., b&w photographs, maps. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows slight surface rubbing to rear panel, front panel sunned unevenly, otherwise as issued, now in mylar. 1st edition, complete number line. View more info

Mastering Mule Deer [North American Hunting Club: Hunter's Information Series]

By: Van Zwoll, Wayne

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, North American Hunting Club: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035820

ISBN: 0914697161

Condition: Fine


Brown leatherette, lettered in gold foil. As issued. [vi],282 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

American Firearms: The Colt Supplement

By: VanRensselaer, Stephen; Pauline C. Stradtman (pref.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Watkins Glen, NY, Century House: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041227

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth, lettered in gilt. Slight binding lean, minor rubbing to spine extremities, lightly toned along endpaper hinges. 95 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Bills and Feet: An Artisan's Handbook

By: Veasey, William, and Sina Patricia Kurman

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Exton, PA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd.: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047215

ISBN: 0916838935

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps, oblong format. 64 pp., illus. in color. Minor shelf/handling wear, nearly as issued. View more info

Shooting Lever Guns of the Old West

By: Venturino, Mike

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Livingston, MT, MLV Enterprises: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: RS416

ISBN: 1879356821

Condition: Good


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Crease along firm binding, 1" closed tear/bump toward heel of spine. Fore-edges of early leaves, through about p. 40, show rippling from moisture contact, no actual dampstaining. 300 pp., illus. A decent reading copy. View more info

Mastering the Art of Tying Flies

By: Walker, Alf

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Pagurian Press Ltd.: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044279

ISBN: 0889320381

Condition: Near Fine


Brown leatherette, lettered in gold foil. A few slight surface marks to front cover, nearly as issued. Color illus. dust jacket is modestly rubbed/soiled, now in mylar. View more info

Chesapeake Boogaloo: Fish Scales Game Trails and Puppy Dog Tales [SIGNED]

By: Walters, Keith; Carole Walters (editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Bozman, MD, Aerie House: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 036643

ISBN: 0962703915

Condition: New


Stiff color pictorial wraps. As issued. x,211 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Signed by author on main title, full signature, no date or inscription. View more info

The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton, Extensively Embellished with Engravings on Copper and Wood [Second Edition - Late 19th-Century Facsimile Reprint?]

By: Walton, Izaak, and Charles Cotton

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, John Major, Fleet-Street: 1824

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 028998

Condition: VG-


Dark red cloth, paper title label mounted on upper spine panel, gilt top edge, deckled edges. Cloth modestly soiled, sunned spine panel with toned label. Two 1/4" tears at head of spine have been repaired rather amateurishly, though without loss or further damage. Slightly chipped at heel of spine. Former owner signature, dated 1907, on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. lviii,416 pp., illus. Firm binding, interior foxed throughout, typical of issue, ranging from light to moderate, and in an instance or two substantial, but still only a cosmetic distraction, with all essentials intac... View more info