Great British Gunmakers 1740-1790; The History of John Twigg and the Packington Guns. W. Keith NEAL, D. H. L. BACK.

Great British Gunmakers 1740-1790; The History of John Twigg and the Packington Guns

London: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover : pp. [6] 196 : 545 plates of which 12 are colour : teal cloth boards with gilt gun design : gilt to spine : white dust jacket, illustrated with 'The Duck Gun' to front and 'Guns made for the Earls of Aylesford at Packington Hall' to back : publisher's insert.

Edges foxed and age toned; shelf wear; light foxing to first few pages; dust jacket a little grubby with some chipping and curling to edges; verso of jacket toned; publisher's insert has fold mark and some light foxing; jacket price-clipped. Very good / good. Item #2417

The authors have collaborated on two previous books, The Mantons: Gunmakers and Forsyth & Co: Patent Gunmakers.

Price: $150.00

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