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  1. The Best of British: A Celebration of British Gun Making
    The Best of British: A Celebration of British Gun Making
    The Best of British: A Celebration of British Gun Making
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  2. The Best of British: A Celebration of British Gun Making

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"David Grant is . . . recognized as the dean of British gun photographers, and his striking images, nicely paired with Venters' words, celebrate the venerable tradition of British gunmaking."

--Sporting Classics

Internationally renowned photographer David Grant has photographed the best examples of contemporary British gunmaking, along with choice historical examples. Vic Venters provides detailed captions describing the guns and the craftsmen who built them. An appendix provides history and background on the various gunmakers and companies including contact information.

  • A glimpse at guns masterfully crafted and rarely seen
  • Examples from the leading British gunmakers: David MacKay Brown, Purdey, Holland & Holland, Boss, Greener, Peter Nelson, Westley Richards,William Powell, David Sinnerton
  • An exquisite presentation documents the renaissance of quality sporting guns and the revival of the gunmakers who craft them
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    Specifications

    Country
    USA
    Binding
    Hardcover
    Brand
    Brand: Stackpole Books
    EAN
    9780811706858
    Edition
    First U.S. Edition
    Feature
    Used Book in Good Condition
    ISBN
    0811706850
    Label
    Stackpole Books
    Manufacturer
    Stackpole Books
    MPN
    Illustrated
    NumberOfItems
    1
    NumberOfPages
    176
    PartNumber
    Illustrated
    PublicationDate
    2010-08-16
    Publisher
    Stackpole Books
    Studio
    Stackpole Books
    ReleaseDate
    0000-00-00
    Most Helpful Customer Reviews

    Pictures are great and paper quality is good but I would have liked a touch more text explaining each gun.
    Good but not much new. Vic Venters books always have great pics
    but much of this book is of those same pics.
    Great photography showing a variety of guns and engraver's work. This book shows an incredible level of work. In addition it covers guns from a huge time frame. But most impressively the more modern works of art are very well documented.
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