London: Herbert Jenkins, 1951-55. Third Revised Editions. Handsome set of Burrard's exhaustive work on "the general principles of construction, design, and manufacture of British Shotguns," first published in 1931-32. Item #3854
Reprints. Three octavo volumes (22.25cm); royal blue cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spines; gray topstains; photographic frontispieces, 242,; 327,; 512,pp ads; illus. Gentle sunning to spines, mild softening to spine ends, with light wear to lower board edges, and some very faint foxing to text edges; touch of rubbing to the gilt on Vol.1; corners bumped on Vol.3; clean throughout; a uniformly Very Good+ set.