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Photographs/Diagrams/Charts. Near Fine in Very Good (in mylar) jacket. Hardcover. 4to-Over 9 ¾"-12" Tall. Pale yellow endpapers, photographs in b&w as well as color, diagrams, and charts. Brown cloth binding, minor bumping to foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, lightly shelf soiled, small tear on front top edge, lightly chipped corners, several small tears to head and foot of spine. 364pp., including bibliography and index.
Very Good in Very Good-dust jacket. Spine tail and lower corners are rubbed. Else binding and pages are clean. DJ spine extremities and corners are rubbed. 1/4" x 1/4" tear and 1" closed tear in DJ spine head. 2 1/4" tear in lower front DJ corner. 3/4", 1 1/4" and 1/4" tears in front lower DJ edge. Surface scratch in front DJ. Light soiling to DJ. This is a large, heavy book; Priority and/or International may require shipping over and above standard costs.; B&W Photographs; 11" x 8.5"; 364 pages.
Very Good in Good jacket. Book. 4to-over 9¾-12" tall. Original green cloth hard covers, in original illustrated dust jacket. Some slight shelf wear to covers. Otherwise clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket shows one long (closed) tear, and several small chips, but is still neat and substantially complete in archival mylar sleeve. A sound and handsome copy. Illustrated throughout. xii, 364pp.
Good. Updated & Expanded 15th Printing MAUSER BOLT RIFLES is the most complete, precise, authoritative and comprehensive work ever done on Mauser bolt rifles...so inclusive that a thorough knowledge of it will make you a Mauser expert in your own right! Within its covers are: Exhaustive data on each development, all specific characteristics, variations, models, innovations, modifications. Countries who made or bought Mausers and their changes and markings. Complete ammo data, ballistics, effectiveness and uses. How to identify details. How-it-works drawings/pictures with step-by-step instructions. Foreign and contract rifles. Sporters including Oberndorf and foreign models. experimental rifles. And, pictures-hundreds of beautifully photographed original rifles, many so rare they are not even in museums, but hidden in the finest private collections. Makes positive identification of valuable collectibles sure and easy. Saves bucks and embarrassment at gun shows and in the shop. There are so many thousands of Mauser rifles in the U.S. that you cannot trade, fix or collect guns without encountering them-making the book an invaluable tool of the trade on your bench or in your library. For, if Mauser made it, designed or developed it-and it was a bolt rifle-it's in the book! 372 large-size 8 x 1/2 x 11 pages. Over 672 photos, drawings, exploded views, cutaways. Hundreds of charts, spec tables, data tables and symbols. Thoroughly cross-indexed not only by Model, but also by variations, Countries, accessories used and people in Mauser's history. Extensive bibliography, listing all the books, catalogs, articles and foreign sources. Detailed listing of all the people who helped. Everything about Mauser bolt rifles is here-and to know and understand Mauser rifles is to understand all rifles...for this is the one they all copied. And, it is all in one magnificent volume. An extremely handsome, lavishly illustrated book. Deluxe hardbound cloth cover. Bound a special way to lie flat. Printed on the finest, dull-finished, coated paper to bring out every minute detail in the photographs and drawings. Extensive use of background color helps highlight many of the precise line drawings. All proof marks and Country marks are shown greatly enlarged for easy, positive identification of those marks on guns. No effort has been spared to be sure that in your gunsmithing, collecting or firearms hobby you can use the book easily-and frequently-confident that MAUSER BOLT RIFLES is the ultimate, encyclopedic source with everything you need right at your fingertips.
Near Fine in good jacket. Third Edition, Second Printing. c.1976. Hardcover. Green cloth. 4to. 364pp. Illus. Near Fine in Good dustjacket. Light soil to edges of text block. Dustjacket tanned with occasional light staining, front flap detached but present, large loss to front panel, chipping to edges with some loss.
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