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THE SHOOTING FIELD WITH HOLLAND & HOLLAND REVISED AND ENLARGED EDITION

by King, Peter

Condition: Excellent/Very Good


UK: Quiller Press, 1990. 184 crisp white pp, outer edge gilt, just over a kilo packed for post to you. The Shooting Field tells the story of the London gun trade from the earliest days through the eyes of the most famous maker, Holland and Holland. Traveling to India with the Prince of Wales and on safari in Africa with Teddy Roosevelt, learn of the development of the double-barreled rifle, the breech-loading shotgun, and the cartridge. This revised and enlarged edition provides a wealth of anecdotes and unique archive material with extensive photographs and illustrations thoughout. Fault? small closed tear dj top rear.. Hardcover. Excellent/Very Good. 29.5cm.


  • Bookseller: Little Lane Books AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 011102
  • Title: THE SHOOTING FIELD WITH HOLLAND & HOLLAND REVISED AND ENLARGED EDITION
  • Author: King, Peter
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Excellent
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Quiller Press
  • Place: UK
  • Date published: 1990
  • Keywords: Holland Guns Rifles Shotguns Hunting Sport
  • Bookseller catalogs: WEAPONS, FIREARMS; SPORT;
  • Size: 29.5cm


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