Very good in good dust jacket. ink notes on front paste down. Owners name in ink of front flyleaf. 3 v. illus. 23 cm. Includes Illustrations. Cover title: Bob Brownell's Gunsmith kinks. Subtitle varies.
Very Good in Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; F. Brownell Hardcover Very Good. Gray cloth with gilt titling on cover and spine. Solidly bound with end-bands, square, unmarked and clean. Former owner name on fep. Edgewear on lower front board otherwise Fine. Internals fine-no markings except former owner name, clean, clear. Jacket chipped on upper edge, protective cover added. Three hundred and seventeen drawings, photographs and blueprints. Individual articles and and "kinks", operational techniques, from the production shop all the way down to the woodshed or garage. Bob Brownell started gunsmithing in 1939, his son, Frank Brownell has edited and complied this book which has become the 'bible' of the practicing gunsmith. Montezuma, IA: F. Brownell & Son, Publishers, Fifteenth Printing May, 1979. 5.75" x 8.75" tall; 496pp with Index.
Brownell, F. R. "Bob" w/editing by his son Frank Brownell (compiler)., F. Brownell & Son Pub., 1969 (1973), c1969, 5th printing, cloth w/gilt spine titles, bookplate o/w fine w/vg dj, 496 pp w/index, B & W photographic & other illus., 8vo, "A Fascinating and Widely Varied Accumulation of Shop Kinks, Short Cuts, Techniques and Comments Sent by Practicing Gunsmiths from all Over the World"
Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket. Octavo, about 8.75 inches (22.5 cm) tall, in gilt stamped dark gray cloth covered boards. 496 pages illustrated by drawings, photographs, and each chapter is introduced by a cartoon by various artists. The first of four books in the series, this volume illustrates and explains shop tips for gunsmiths. Many of these originally appeared in the author's newsletter. The book is soundly bound and clean. The covers are bright, clean and unworn. The jacket has very light edge wear and some minor soiling.
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