Report of the Chief of Ordnance. S. V. Benet.
Report of the Chief of Ordnance
Report of the Chief of Ordnance
Report of the Chief of Ordnance

Report of the Chief of Ordnance

Washington: GPO, 1879. Hardcover. 8vo. 400pp. Original full leather boards, rebacked to style: spine tooled in blind with crossed muskets; brown lettering label, gilt. Profusely illustrated with full page plates, many of them folding, to illustrate the several appendices to the report. Reports on Hotchkiss Revolving Cannon, construction of muzzle-loading rifle; gunpowder (with 13 plates), Reports on a Gatling Gun (15 plates)and more. This is Volume 3, complete in itself, of the 4 volume Report of the Secretary of War to Congress. Rebacked, as noted above; board edges worn; the last several pages, including the index, stained; else in very good condition. Very good. Item #18138

Price: $250.00

See all items in Americana
See all items by