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Historic Pistols, Signed

Strand Books

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Historic Pistols, Signed
Historic Pistols, Signed
Historic Pistols, Signed
Historic Pistols, Signed
Historic Pistols, Signed
Historic Pistols, Signed

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Vintage; 1980s
Very Good; light wear to dust jacket
8.75" L x 1" W x 11.25" H

Why We Love This

Historic Pistols: The American Martial Flintlock by Edwin W. Bitter and Samuel E. Smith. Scalamandre Publications, 1985. Signed and warmly inscribed to "An Old Shooter from Way Back! / a Damn Fine Real estate Man" by co-author Edwin Bitter. First edition of, purportedly, the first in-depth survey of fine colonial and post-revolutionary American pistols. With many illustrations, including several in color. 344 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket.
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About Strand Books

The Strand Book Store has been New York's landmark independent book store for over 75 years, featuring a tremendous selection of used, new, rare, collectible and out-of-print titles in all subjects. The Strand boasts the city's largest collection of art and photography books, collectible and rare books in all price ranges, and plays host to innumerable readings and book signings each month.