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Double Guns and Custom GunsmithingShooting Sportsman Books #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The burgeoning popularity of double guns both over/unders and side-by-sides in the United States is no secret, repairing, who has been building, and few gunmakers know more about them than Steven Dodd Hughes, and customizing these firearms for three decades.
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Shotguns & ShootingDerrydale Press #ad - Here, fit, he captured the whole gun--the gun as a combination of form, and function. Truly fine guns are as much works of art as poems, or paintings, novels, " writes acclaimed outdoor writer Michael McIntosh in this classic book. Divided into two sections, as mcintosh himself says, this book is, and the last on the art of shooting, the first on the art of guns and gunmaking, "a celebration of the gun.
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Hammer Guns: In Theory and PracticeSkyhorse #ad - Used book in Good Condition. With a fascinating mixture of historical analysis, and personal reflection, practical application, he makes a robust case for the Victorian hammer gun as the finest sporting gun available today, just as it was a century ago. The reader will discover all that is worth knowing about the subject: how the guns were devised, and used, crafted, how they were perfected, and how they work.
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This is the fullest and most practical account of the development of the breech-loading center-fire hammer gun and its many variations yet written, with a guide for owners and collectors that will prove invaluable when buying and maintaining their guns.
British Gunmakers: Vol 1, London Volume 1Stackpole Books #ad - Separate listings identify the brand names used by them and the patents they registered along with additional information on proof marks. Includes individual histories of businesses with details of the serial number records. This all-new volume sets out the history of London gunmakers and specialist trade workers through the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
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More Shotguns & ShootingDerrydale Press #ad - The subjects are wide ranging, allowing mcintosh to capture the whole gun with unequaled insight and eloquence--whether he's describing the painstaking work involved in transforming a blank of Old World walnut into a beautiful finished stock or the ways in which hands, eyes, and instinct combine in proper shooting technique.
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