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Weapons, Armor

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1 Manual Exercises for Great Guns and Small Arms. Equipment for Boats. Progressive Instruction for Gun and Powder Divisions. Directions for Target Practice with Machine Guns and Small Arms. Hints for the Inspection of Vessels.
U.S. Navy 1881 Leatherbound Good 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Heavy wear to extremities with two tiny cuts to front and rear foredges. Binding cracked after title page. Previous owner's name on pastedown endpaper. Light browning of endpapes. Gilt decorated maroon leather. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Ordnance Notes [Nos. 320 to 333, inclusive]
Washington, DC Ordnance Office, War Department Hardcover See Description See Description 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
c. 1884. Very good with a couple small stains to cover and minor moisture stains at the edges of some of the last pages. There may be an occasional small tear in the fold-outs. Front hinge is starting to crack. Binding is solid. Red cloth with marbled edges. Subjects covered in this volume include "The Combination Anvil in Small-arm Cartridges", "Machine-Guns", "Account of the Construction of Bridges over the Kabul River, Near Jalalabad, During the Operations in Afghanistan" and more. Of major intrest is Ordnance Notes #330 "Mars-La-Tour and Gravelotte", Battles of the Franco-Prussian War, with 29 fold-out maps of the battles, approximately 16" x 20". The first 13 cover Mars-La-Tour from the evening before the battle and at various times from 9AM to 7PM. The remain 16 cover Gravelotte the two previous evenings and hourly from 8AM to 9PM. There many additional fold-out diagrams for the other notes in the volume. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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Guns of the Old West, Chapel, Charles Edward
3 Chapel, Charles Edward Guns of the Old West
The Firearms Classics Library 1995 Leatherbound Fine 8vo - over 7 
Bound in red leather with all edges gilt. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Kasler, Peter Alan Glock: The New Wave in Combat Handguns
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Paladin Press 1992 0873646495 / 9780873646499 Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Long, Duncan Hand Cannons: The World's Most Powerful Handguns
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Paladin Press 1995 0873648099 / 9780873648097 Trade Paperback Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 8.00 USD
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6 Ortiz, Antonio Dominguez; Godoy, Jose A.; Carretero, Concha Herrero Resplendence of the Spanish Monarchy: Renaissance Tapestries and Armor from the Patrimonio Nacional
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art/Abrams 1991 0810964082 / 9780810964082 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Beautifully illustrated exhibition catalog. A stunning collection. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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