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Large hardback, 13 x 10 inches. Quarter bound in grey and brown cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Some rubbing and minor bumps to corners and edges, some minor handling marks to cloth, Bookplate and relevant inscriptions to endpaper “Bath Public Reference Library.” Embossed stamps to title page and inside plates throughout. With errata slips. Else a very clean and tight copy. 108pp text. With 71 b&w full-page plates. Comprehensive illustrated guide to European handguns. Limited edition of ‘550 numbered copies only, of which 500 are for sale. Copy number 293.’
Title: European Hand Firearms of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries, By Herbert J. Jackson, and with a Treatise on Scottish Hand Firearms by Charles E. Whitelaw. Limited edition.
Categories: Military Subjects,
Publisher: London, Philip Lee Warner / Martin Hopkinson, 1923 1st Limited Numbered edition, 293/500:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82125
Keywords: Military Subjects HERBERT J.JACKSON, European Hand Firearms, Sixteenth, Seventeenth, Eighteenth Centuries, Treatise, Scottish, Charles E. Whitelaw, Limited edition, Limited edition, handguns, matchlock, wheel lock, flint lock, first edition, Collecting, photographs