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NAVAL GUNS
Written by Hans Mehl.
Stock no. 2137839
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2002. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

500 years of ship and coastal artillery. Large oblong format. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861762011. Damp staining to top corner of front board (showing through to front pastedown and wrapper).

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GERMAN ARTILLERY OF WORLD WAR TWO
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1823562
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 304 pages including index. ISBN: 0853682496. Minor bump to top of spine. Name & address in ink to front endpaper. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears, lightly faded to spine.

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WEAPONS OF WAR
No author listed.
Stock no. 2137111
Published by John Heywood. Circa 1914. Almost very good condition.

Gunpowder, Guns, Armour, Projectiles, Torpedoes, Mines, Submarines, etc. Simply Explained and Illustrated. Reprinted from The Manchester Guardian. Bottom and top 1-2" of spine have been repaired. Fading. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Grubby marks and some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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NAVAL GUNNERY
Written by H. Garbett.
Stock no. 2137110
Published by S.R. Publishers Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Republication of the 1897 edition. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0854097392. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and marks to outer page edges Wrapper is price-cut with browning; couple of nicks at edges.

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THE PLAINS RIFLE
Written by Charles E. Hanson.
Stock no. 1823158
Published by The Gun Room Press. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reprint Edition. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 088227015X. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Text block lightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn (no loss), slightly faded to spine and a little scuffed to rear panel.

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THE GUN AND ITS DEVELOPMENT
Written by W.W. Greener.
Stock no. 2135885
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 8th 1907. Fair condition.

Dark green cloth. 8th edition, rewritten, and with many additional illustrations. B/w illustrations. B/w photos. Spine is very browned and heavily taped back onto covers. Heavy marking and wear to rest of covers; scuffing and chipping along edges. Joints are broken - some repair with tape. Pages are very grubby to margins and edges. Endpapers are especially grubby. This is a WORKING copy ONLY!

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RIFLE AND GUN
Written by L.B. Escritt.
Stock no. 2135664
Published by MacDonald & Evans Ltd.. 1st 1953. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

For practice, competition and sport. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven browning and spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby in places with edge-tears and chips; a little loss.

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RAIL GUN
Written by John Batchelor; Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 2134468
Published by John Batchelor Limited. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Blue illustrations, diagrams and text. Very large rail-mounted guns. ISBN: 0852423284. Some browning to cover edges. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned with a few marks.

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RAIL GUN
Written by John Batchelor; Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1820577
Published by John Batchelor Limited. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Blue illustrations, diagrams and text. Very large rail-mounted guns. ISBN: 0852423284. Edges rubbed. Faint browning to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly yellowed and scuffed.

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CENTRAL POWERS SMALL ARMS OF WORLD WAR ONE
Written by John Walter.
Stock no. 2132792
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The developments that led to the front-line guns of the period and of those guns that remained in service. Hand-gunds, rifles and machine-guns of each of the Central Powers nations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 208 pages includes index. ISBN: 1861261241. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Else a fine copy in wrapper which has mark from removed label on verso and some light indentations.

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THE WORLD'S SUBMACHINE GUNS (MACHINE PISTOLS) VOLUME I
Written by Thomas B. Nelson; Hans B. Lockhoven.
Stock no. 1819162
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st thus 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Grey boards. 739 pages. B/w photos. Developments from 1915-1963. Containing data, history and photographs of over 300 weapons with a technical guide in 20 languages. ISBN: 0853684812. Text block lightly browned, few spots to vertical edge. Pictorial dustwrapper is in two halves with some loss and damp staining.

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THE CHAMPLIN FIGHTER MUSEUM
Written by Doug Champlin.
Stock no. 1816920
Published by Champlin Fighter Museum Press. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Home of the American Fighter Aces Association and the J. Curtis Earl Automatic Weapons Collection. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w & colour photos. 128 pages. ISBN: 0942548493. Bowing to front cover.

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