Toronto: Collector Grade Publications, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover : pp. [x] 261 [1 blank] : illustrated throughout including diagrams : loosely inserted one page pamphlet , ''Equipment 100 Round Magazine Bren'' : dark blue boards : gilt to spine : bright musk illustrated endpapers : dust jacket illustration, the late King George VI firing the Bren gun during World War II to front and publisher's advertisements to back.
All edges of block foxed and toned; very faint foxing to first and last couple of pages, but clean throughout; bump to lower board at head; minor nicks to edge of jacket near spine. Very good / very good. Item #2628
Military small arms expert and engineer Thomas Blair Dugelby was born in Devon, England and moved to Canada in 1955. Other books by him include 'The EM-2 Concept & Design' and 'Modern Military Bullpup Rifles'.