A comprehensive reference work for collectors and historians on the history of gunmaking in London before the advent of the machine-gun. Includes the role of the various trade guilds involved. Illustrated by contemporary pictures of gunmakers, their places of work, inventions, patents, documents and trade cards. Illustrated end papers of the city of London. The supplement records all new information found about previously unidentified gunmakers and gun smiths. Vol 1 – 222 Pages. Vol 2 – 156 Pages. Contents clean and binding sound. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Dust jackets: Very good. Some light sunning to the spines of both volumes. Mild edge-wear. Binding: Hardcover. In slipcase. Vol. 1 in blue cloth with silver lettering.
Publisher: George Shumway Publisher
Date Published: 1986
Publication Place: York, Pennsylvania
First Edition: Yes
Condition: Very good.
Binding: Hardcover. In slipcase. Vol. 1 in blue cloth with silver lettering.
Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Very good. Some light sunning to the spines of both volumes. Mild edge-wear.