Near Fine. Near Fine hardcover bound in black leather. Gilt embossed lettering and design to both spine and panels. Five raised bands to spine; gilt to all page-ends. Reading ribbon bound in. Pages, text, and b&w images are clean and bright. An attractive copy. 436 pp.
Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority.
Fine. Full-leather black boards with gilt decorations on front and spine and five raised bands on spine. Privately printed in 2004 for members of the Firearms Classics Library, replicating the original 1948 edition. Book is As New, crisp and clean, with former owner's one-line inked notation on half-title page. All edges gilt. Reading ribbon sewn in. Moire endpapers. Photo illustrations throughout. 8vo. 436 pp. including index.
Very Good. Second Printing. c.1952. Hardcover. Green cloth. 8vo. 436pp. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, spine darkened, light soil, former owner's bookplate on front pastedown, light soil / tanning to endpapers, hinges cracked, light musty odor.
Very Good. Limited edition #217 of 1500. Text in mint/unmarked condition. Gilt edging is speckled and removed in some places. Cover has minor shelf rubbings. Binding is tight. Your Satisfaction Guaranteed. We ship daily. Expedited shipping available.
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