541 pages, very well illustrated (some in color) , burgundy leatherette covers, highly decorated in gilt. 8 by 11 inches. Descriptions of firearms by Frank M. Sellers. From the introduction: From his earliest boyhood, Bill Locke was a collector. . . . Also a direct descendant of Ebenezer Locke, one of the eight men of Captain John Parker's company who engaged the British on Lexington Common in 1775 . . . The collection was particularly strong on Colts, U. S. Single shot martial pistols, Remingtons, Deringers, Allen & Wheelocks, Massachusetts Arms revolvers and Savages. The finest group of Elgin Cutlass pistols ever assembled was also put together by Locke. Another of his prime interest was the collection of pistols by Simeon North." ; 541 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The William M. Locke Collection.
Publisher: Antique Armory Inc.
Publication Date: 1973
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Andrew Mowbray Publishers, Inc., Lincoln, RI, 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. From the personal library of noted firearms authority and writer Gilbert E. Newton, AKA, "Bob Murphy." A crisp hardcover in good condition; Newton's finely printed light marginalia on eight pages; otherwise, fine condition. Fine DJ i mylar cover. NOTE: Oversize volume; no priority or overseas Amazon orders. Seller Inventory # 030781
Book Description Antique Armory Inc, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1973 The Antique Armory. Good solid copy, mild to moderate reading/age wear, no DJ if issued, may have some light markings or exowner inscription. We take great pride in accurately describing the condition of our books and media, ship within 48 hours, and offer a 100% money back guarantee. Seller Inventory # mon0000160074
Book Description Andrew Mowbray Publishers, Inc., 1996. 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 # 091721871X-2-4
Book Description Andrew Mowbray Publishers, Inc., 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG091721871X
Book Description Andrew Mowbray Publishers, Inc., 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. May include supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Seller Inventory # mon0001553156
Book Description GA.,, U.S.A.: Antique Armory Inc., D/B/A Berryman's Sports Center, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First Edition November 1973, Very Good oversize brown leather look hardcover, gilt lettering on spine, gilt decoration of very rare Colt book-casings on cover, bottom corners bumped, interior clean and tight, no d/j, 541 pages, foreword and acknowledgments w/ facsimile signatures of Chas. Schreiner, Jr., Theodore M. Hutcheon, Robert B. Berryman, John N. Hutcheson, Jr., introduction William M. Locke 1894-1972 by Frank M. Sellers, illustrated w/ 100s of photos, 16 pages in color, 18 chapters, bibliography, index, GUNS, history, collectibles, finest group of American handguns, about William M. Locke, Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.6 x 1.1 inches. Seller Inventory # E8380a
Book Description Andrew Mowbray Publishers, Inc., 1996. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX091721871X
Book Description Andrew Mowbray Publishers, Inc., 1996. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M091721871X
Book Description The Antique Armory Inc., East Point, Georgia, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Photographs (illustrator). 1st Edition. VG/none, used hc, 541 pages. Burgundy leather edition; upper in gilt is a replica of one of the very rare Colt book-casings; six raised spine bands and raised spine title; no defects. Inscription to former owner and author's signature on ffep; author's signature also on Printer's Imprint page. Sixteen pages of color plates plus hundreds of other b&w photographs throughout. Interior pages clean, unmarked. Binding tight. A very fine copy of this book. International orders will require additional postage. By Author. Seller Inventory # 012107
Book Description The Antique Armory, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition..... 541 pages. Huge volume. 8.5" x 11.25" x 1.5". Hundreds of black & white photographs with some color. The story of one of the world's greatest collections of antique American guns, the William M. Locke collection contained some of the finest and most important arms ranging from one-of-a-kind guns from the Revolutionary era to richly embellished Colt pistols presented to important Civil War personalities; Confederate arms; from rare variations and unique casings to the fascinating pocket pistols known as deringers. Colt-Remington-Smith & Wesson-Ethan Allen-Savage-Sharps-Springfield Armory-and arms from the most obscure makers, they are all presented and pictured in large format in this landmark book. The number of rare Colts alone makes the book worth the purchase. The Book is in Fine condition. Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Seller Inventory # 4960