MANUAL OF RIFLING AND RIFLE SIGHTS.
by Bury, Lieut. Col. Viscount (Edited by).
Publisher: Excalibur Publications
Publish Date: 1971
Edition: Facsimilie Reprint
Description: This facsimile edition of an 1864 manual produced for the British National Rifle Association gives details on contemporary rifling, foresights, middle sights, and backsights. The manual also features woodcuts of sights and other inventions by Metford, Bury, the British government, Kerr, McGregor, Rigby, Whitworth, Davidson, Warwick, Murcot, Henry, Blanch, Turner, Elcho, Vernon, and London Armoury Co. Includes four pages of fold-out diagrams at the back of the book. 165 illustrations. 45 pages. Copy of the scarce 1864 edition.
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Binding: Stiff Paper Covers
ID Number: 406