A Firearms Guide For Your Antique American Needs
You’ll love this firearms guide if:
- * You’re looking to buy, sell, or collect antique guns
- * You want accurate & updated antique gun values
- * You’re looking for a quick reference guide for gun identification
- * You want to know how to collect, grade & inspect antique firearms
Flayderman’s Guide to Antique American Firearms and Their Values, 9th Edition is updated and revised in order to provide the most reliable information. Not only does this firearms guide cover gun prices and identification, but it also supplies information on trends in gun collecting and firearms history.
This edition also includes over 1,200 updates, including a new chapter on metallic cartridge handguns. Explore the history of popular and well-known firearms and their manufacturers, as well as more obscure models, and learn how to differentiate between genuine and fake guns.
In Flayderman’s Guide to Antique American Firearms and Their Values, 9th Edition you’ll find:
- * Antique gun values for over 4,000 different firearms
- * 1,800 photos for easy reference
- * Firearms information from the early 1700s to the early 1900s
About the Author
Norm Flayderman is unrivaled in both his status as a professional dealer and collector, and his knowledge about antique arms. Not only has he had the privilege of handling examples of a wide array of antique models of firearms, but he is also the appointed Arms Consultant to several museums, including the Springfield Armory Museum and the Marine Corps Historical Center, Washington, D.C. and Quantico, Virginia.
What the Experts Are Saying
” Indispensable for understanding the gun in America … scholarly work of the purest water, unriveled in American or European arms literature for depth, scope, thoroughness and literary style all in one. “ — Robert Held, author of Age of Firearms
” …quite simply the best and most important study of antique American arms ever written. “ — Man At Arms magazine
” As a definitive work; you shudder at the amount of effort that must have been required to put it together. “ — Field & Stream magazine
” The bible for the gun collector a must for all students of early American firearms! “ — Elmer Keith, Guns Magazine
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