Book Search
More options

Book details

  • An
  •  class=
  •  class=
  •  class=

Click to zoom

Author: ACTON J.

Title: An Essay On Shooting

Price: £250.00

Year: 1791

Edition: 2nd Edn,

Publisher: T Caddell

Summary: xxix 313 pages, some dust soiling to contents, recent dark red calf, spine in the style of the original retaining the original marbled covered boards. The 2nd edition has extra material to the 1st, covering method of forging, boring and dressing gun barrels, causes for recoil, length of bore, remarks on gunpowder shot, wading, instructions for the art of shooting, training pointers etc. Riling 311 "The whole work is little more than a translation of Marolles work." Chute 004, Schwerdt does not mention the 2nd edition

Ref: 20041

Add to basket

Popup content