Good. This is a 1929 hardcover. Gilt lettering on the front cover and spine; no DJ. Expected age weathering to exterior. Previous owner's name penned inside the front cover. Occasional fleck of soil in the side margin of some pages. A good copy overall. Daily shipping. ALL ORDERS ARE GUARANTEED.
Good. Marshallton, DE: Small-Arms Technical Publishing Company, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. 416 pp. Good, lacking jacket. Spine sunned and gilding and edges rubbed. Boards have light staining. Hinge gapped at loose exposing netting at rear flyleaf. Page 65 torn from binding, laid in and edges have small closed tears and light chipping.
Good with no dust jacket. X, , 416 pages, illustrations, diagrams, tables, cloth, binding a little loose, small pin-sized hole in front cover and first 20 pages perhaps from a small nail or similar. Large gift inscription to former owner on front endpaper. Riling #2050: "The first part consists of a thorough treatise on the shotgun; the second part covers the use of the shotgun in the field. A definitive work, ranking among the best on the subject."; 322 pages.
Very Good with no dust jacket. X, , 416 pages, illustrations, diagrams, tables, cloth, very good. Riling #2050: "The first part consists of a thorough treatise on the shotgun; the second part covers the use of the shotgun in the field. A definitive work, ranking among the best on the subject."; 322 pages.
Very Good. 8vo. ix, 416 pages, illustrated with b/w photos, diagrams, tables and charts, glossary, index. The end-pages and title page are lightly tanned. Blind-stamped decorative cloth board, gilt titles. The book covers shotguns and their shooting together with the ammunition used in them. American shotguns are described, double, single, automatic and pump, their models, makes and mechanism. The second part of the book covers shotgun shooting at some length. The principles and terms of wing-shootin are explained, and then, more briefly, the shooting of some of the different game birds.
Modern shotguns and loads : together with a treatise on the art of wing-shooting
by Charles Askins, Seth Wiard
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