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Synopsis: THE ULTIMATE RESOURCE TO GUN COLLECTING--
WITH MORE THAN 32,000 PRICES LISTED!
After interning with such venerable institutions as the Royal Armouries, H.M. Tower of London, and the Corcoran Gallery of Art, R. L. Wilson was appointed the curator of firearms at the prestigious Wadsworth Atheneum at the age of twenty-three. Since then, Wilson has become the foremost figure in the area of collectible firearms. Now, he shares his lifetime of experience, insight, and knowledge about collecting, buying, and selling firearms with you.
The Official R. L. Wilson Price Guide to Gun Collecting covers more than 32,000 prices from Colt revolvers and Winchester rifles and shotguns to German Lugers and British sporting rifles and game guns--and much more. This essential reference also features a unique history of arms collecting from the Renaissance to modern times, a comprehensive bibliography of important firearms reference works, a complete international listing of collector clubs and organizations, a comprehensive review of the '98-'99 season, and a lavish full-color insert highlighting the year in the collector's world.
About the Author: R. L. Wilson is the author of more than thirty books, including Buffalo Bill's Wild West, Steel Canvas: The Art of American Arms, The Peacemakers: Arms and Adventure in the American West, Winchester: An American Legend, and Colt: An American Legend. He is a past president of the Armor and Arms Club of New York and a consultant on American arms to Christie's auction house and several private collectors and museums.
Title: The Official R. L. Wilson Price Guide to Gun...
Publisher: House of Collectibles
Book Condition: GOOD
Book Description House of Collectibles. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Bookseller Inventory # G0676601529I5N10
Book Description House of Collectibles, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0676601529
Book Description House of Collectibles, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0676601529
Book Description House of Collectibles, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0676601529