This is THE Colt bible --with history, lore, photographs (nearly 500!) and diagrams. 711 pp., Nearly six pounds without slipcase! Everything you wanted to know about Samuel Colt's innovation and its successors, period. Slightly musty odor, but no mold or mildew. Book itself is near fine, bright green 8 1/4 x 11 inches. Dustjacket has performed valiantly in protecting the book, but is somewhat worse for the wear. Fully intact, it sports a 2 1/2" tear to dust jacket spine. As handsome as the book itself is, you may opt to toss the dj. Slipcase solid, with edgewear). NEAR FINE IN FAIR DUSTJACKET AND GOOD SLIPCASE. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A HISTORY OF THE COLT REVOLVER and the Other...
Publisher: William Morrow and Company
Publication Date: 1940
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Bonanza, NY, 1940. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. More recent Bonanza edition manufactured around 1960 of the 1940 edition. Green cloth shows some wear. Good used copy. Gift presentatoin on endpaper. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 043273
Book Description Random House Value Publishing, 1988. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Good in Good Dust Jacket. DJ has edgewear and sticker residue but is protected in brodart cover. Used, may have wear and markings but is still in solid reading condition. Pasadena's finest new and used bookstore. Seller Inventory # mon0000323344
Book Description Bonanza Books, 1960. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 711 pp; Minor soiling on fore edges, previous owner's name blacked out on front endpage, otherwise clean and tight. DJ has some light edge wear, DJ spine is faded. An attractive copy in tight binding. DJ protected in clear Brodart cover. Seller Inventory # 90650
Book Description Bonanza Books, New York, 1940. Hardcover. 4to. Black and white photographic illustrations. Bound in full green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Seller Inventory # 032720
Book Description Bonanza Books 0, New York, New York, U.S.A. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. B&W Photographs, reproductions of patents & catalog pages (illustrator). Reprint. Bonanza reprint of 1940 edition, date unknown but ca 1960. The definitive volume for the gun collector, with 711 pages with index & lavishly illustrated. Dark green boards with gilt lettering to front & spine. Size: 8.2 x 11.0. Book. Seller Inventory # 004611
Book Description Bonanza, New York, 1978, 1978. Condition: Very Good. Reprint. Hardback. A good solid ex-library copy with the usual attributes to prelims. In worn dust jacket. Please be aware that this volume is heavy and therefore extra postage will be requested. Seller Inventory # A152847
Book Description National Rifle Association, Fairfax, VA, 1940. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Later Printing. Portrait. Illus. , Glossary. Index ; Firearms Classic Library; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 711 pages; Bound in red leather with gilt edges. Seller Inventory # 5551
Book Description Bonanza Books, NY., 1940. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 4to, hardcover, green cloth. Vg condition in vg dj. NOT ex-library. Dust jacket slightly soiled and edgeworn. Textblock edges moderately foxed, covers and contents clean, no marking or writing. 711 pp., many illustrations. Seller Inventory # 1150316.03
Book Description New York: Bonanza Books, 1978, New York, 1978. Burgundy & Tan Cloth. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Reprint. Burgundy & Tan Cloth. Near Fine/Good+. Reprint. Hardback. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 711 pages; 9 p. index; nearly 500 illustrations; Foreword by Stephen V. Grancsay : "The authors of this volume have filled a serious gap in the literature of firearms, for in that study there are few types, if any, which arouse more interest than the Colt revolver. .Its principal value is that it presents facts, not theories. If one wishes information about a particular type of Colt, he will find it here, for the book is fully illustrated with the principal standard models and their variations, as well as their accessories." Book weighs 5.2 pounds. Seller Inventory # 002417
Book Description Random House Value Publishing, 1988. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 0517011697-2-4