This book is in fair condition was published in 1973 by Hamlyn. It contains detailed images, contempory sketches and well written descriptions over 127 pages.
Price A$15.00 +p&p
International Arms & Armour Exposition catalogue including a list of exhibitors and some great articles including notes on the AVANT Armour, Bastard Swords and the Manton Millions. This catalogue is in excellent condition.
Price A$10.00 +p&p
Fascinating 1st hand accounts of many duels with some great images of pistols and contemporary sketches. This book is in excellent condition and was published by Cassell & Co 1964. This book was one of a number of reference books from a leading Arms and Armour auction house in Birmingham.
Price: A$50.00 +p&p
This is a fascinating yet humourous and macabre collection of stories of duels all based on factual accounts. Published in 1965 by Hamylin Publishing is in very good condition.
Price: A$ 80.oo +p&p
This enlightening reference book published by The Crompton Press in 1978 is a follow on from the original 1967 publication ‘The Mantons: Gunmakers detailing many more weapons made by the Mantons from information that came to light in the subsequent decade, from owners of Mantons across the world.
This book is in excellent condition
“No collector of antique firearms or British sporting weapons can be without both the original volume and this supplement” – the authors.
Price: A$170.oo + p&p OR paired with the sister publication A$300.00 + p&p
This classic reference book of 300 pages documenting the output of the great gunmaking family is in excellent condition and details not only the individual guns but contains images and illustrations.
This first edition was published by Herbert Jenkins-London in 1967
Price: A$170.00 + p&p…Note: The subsequent issue ‘The Manton Supplement’ is also available for as a pair at A$300.00
This SIGNED copy of this excellent reference book, published in 1993 by Historical Firearms is in excellent condition and details by serial number known weapons at that time manufactured by brothers John and Joseph along with other family members.
There are many great reference images of the guns, patents and designs as well as the makers. A must for the collector.