Flayderman's Guide to Antique American Firearms and Their Values

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Gun Digest Books, Dec 3, 2007 - Sports & Recreation - 752 pages
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Over 450,000 copies sold and in circulation! Here's why: Identification: Over 4,000 antique American firearm models and variants extensively described with all marks and specifications necessary for quick identification. Values: Over 4,000 individually priced firearms. Full information on how to assess values based on demand, rarity and conditions. Illustrations: Over 1,700 large scale photographs accompany model descriptions for convenient identification. Quick Reference: An easily-understood organization, a standardized numbering system, extensive cross referencing and a comprehensive index all aid in making this book a must reference for every gun enthusiast. Firearms History: Histories of the makers with dates and locations of manufacture and quantities manufactured. Trends in Collecting: A review of the ever-changing collecting and buying patterns which have resulted in a volatile present-day collecting market.
 

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Contents

Percussion Single and MultiBarrel Pistols
387
Percussion Deringers
405
Percussion Underhammer Pistols
422
Dueling and Dueling Pistols Percussion Target and Belt Pistols
449
Metallic Cartridge Revolvers Pepperboxes Single and MultiBarrel Pistols Spur Triggers
458
SemiAutomatic Pistols
524
American Military Longarms
530
Confederate Firearms
637

Colt Firearms
73
Manhattan Firearms Company
126
Marlin
132
Remington Firearms
156
Sharps Firearms
193
Smith Wesson
212
Stevens Arms Company
242
Frank Wesson
262
Whitney Arms Company
275
Winchester Firearms
299
American Military Single Shot Pistols
324
Percussion Revolvers
351
Percussion Pepperboxes
378
Kentucky Rifles and Pistols
659
Percussion Sporting and Target Rifles Plains Rifles Flintlock New England Rifles Pistols
676
Lever Action and Other Repeating Rifles
691
Single Shot BreechLoading Cartridge Rifles
698
Revolving Rifles
709
American Colonial and Revolutionary War Firearms
722
American Shotguns and Fowling Pieces
733
Miscellanea
755
Acknowledgments
783
Condition Standards for Antique Firearms
785
Major Manufacturers Index
786
Alphabetical Index
792
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