The Rifle: And How To Use It. Comprising A Description of the valuable Weapon in all its varieties, and an account of its origin

The Rifle: And How To Use It. Comprising A Description of the valuable Weapon in all its varieties, and an account of its origin

BUSK, Hans

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Topics include: Jacob's Pattern Rifle, Enfield Rife, Colt's Repeating Rifle, Lancaster's Elliptic Rifles, Whitworth's Rifle, etc. as well as how to use it, firing, drilling and training regiments, and so on. Appendix at rear.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge
  • Edition: New edition considerably enlarged and improved with illustrations. Includes preface to the 6th edition
  • Date Published: 1860
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    vi, 229, [3], 8 p. 17 cm. B&w line drawings. Black buckram. May have had a frontispiece now missing. Title page repaired at inner margin, some wear to edge. P. 5 in rear publication listings coming loose.