2005. 2nd. Hardcover. This is the brand new edition of Donald Dallas's highly acclaimed book Boss & Co, Builders of Best Guns Only. This second edition brings the history of the firm right up to date Num Pages: 272 pages, Colour and b&w photographs throughout. BIC Classification: WSXS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 313 x 242 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1870. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This is the brand new edition of Donald Dallas's highly acclaimed book Boss & Co, Builders of Best Guns Only. This second edition brings the history of the firm right up to date. Over 100 new photos have been inserted and much freshly researched material is published for the first time. New appendices have been added and the new appendix on all the engravers who worked for Boss will prove of great interest to Boss owners; the engraver particular to each gun can be ascertained. This is the definitive history of Boss & Co and is fully authorised by the firm.
About the Author: Donald Dallas is an historian who lives in Fife Scotland, From a very early age, he developed a great interest in sporting guns and in the history of their development. In addition, he became fascinated by their place in the social and economic history of the times and has always attempted to include this in his writing. He conducts a great deal of historical research into gunmaking families, technical developments and contemporary periodicals to ensure that his publications are as original and accurate as possible.Also the author of Purdey: the Definitive History and Holland & Holland: 'The Royal' Gunmaker, the author has now completed the trilogy of the 'Big Three' in British gunmaking, all published by Quiller Press.
Title: Boss and Co
Publisher: Quiller Press
Book Condition: New
Book Description Quiller Press. Shrewsbury, Shropshire. (1995) 2005 2nd edition. Large 4to. Pp352. Colour plates, b/w photographs, illustrations, bibliography. Boards. Fine new copy in dust-wrapper. "Brand new edition .brings the history of the firm right up to date". Eighty pages longer than the first edition, with over 100 extra photographs. New appendices give, for example, serial numbers up to the present day and names of engravers matched to each gun. (Previous price £50.00). Bookseller Inventory # 20570
Book Description Shrewsbury. UK : Quiller Press. 2nd edition 2005, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 2nd Edition. Published by Quiller Press. 2nd edition 2005. Large format hardback, 352 pages, profusely illustrated - black & white/colour plates, green cloth covered boards, gilt lettering - title, Dustwrapper, not price clipped, protected by removable clear pvc cover. Condition : Fine in (extremities sl rubbed)Nr Fine Dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # S&L25478
Book Description 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 2nd Edition... BRAND NEW SECOND EDITION, 352 pages. 9 1/4" x 12" Beautifully illustrated. A complete update of the company's history. Over 100 new photographs. Much newly researched material, new appendixes, and serial numbers to the present day. A new appendix on all of the Boss firearms engravers allows the engraver of each gun to be identified. A very thorough detailed study. Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory # 3638
Book Description Quiller Press 2005-12-02, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 2nd. 1904057632. Bookseller Inventory # 696668
Book Description Quiller Press, Shrewsbury, 2005. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Second Edition. HEAVY. 352pp, index, appendices, bw & col ills, diagrams. Or green cloth in jacket. Moderate edge wear to jacket (no tears). Definitive hisotry of Boss & Co, gunmakers for over 200 years. This second edition has more than 100 new photographs and much fresh material published for the first time. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 036755
Book Description SAFARI PRESS. NEW. Bookseller Inventory # 2469806
Book Description Quiller Press, 2005. Book Condition: good. A good reading copy. May contain markings or be a withdrawn library copy. Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9781904057635-4
Book Description Quiller Press, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1904057632
Book Description Quiller Press, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P021904057632
Book Description Quiller Press, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111904057632