Model Shipbuilder's Manual of Fittings and Guns. US in dj

By: ISARD, A. P., Captain. MARSHALL, Percival, foreword

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ISARD, A. P., Captain. The Model Shipbuilder's Manual of Fittings and Guns.With a foreword by Percival Marshall. Philadelphia: David McKay, [n.d. - 1 939]. Presumed first American printing. Pp 327, frontis.+ 2 leaves of plates. Text illustrations throughout. 8vo, blue cloth. A text on motor boat modelling. Chapters : 1. Preliminary; 2. Tools, Moulds and Jigs; 3. Electrolysis; 4. Materials, Finishing, and Polishing; 5. The A.B.C. of Ship and Steamer Fittings [the bulk of the book, pp.47-203]; 6. Early History; 7. The Carronade; 8. The Truck and Long Gun; 9. The Rifled Gun; 10. Elementary Theory, Data, General development; 11. Heavy Gun Mountings; 12. Typical Weapons; 13. Torpedoes and Tubes; 14. Model Arsenals and Exhibitions. With appendices, glossary and index. Light shelfwear, sparse foxing, name to ffep, else very good in rubbed, chipped dust jacket. 50.00

Title: Model Shipbuilder's Manual of Fittings and Guns. US in dj

Author Name: ISARD, A. P., Captain. MARSHALL, Percival, foreword

Categories: 70,

Publisher: David McKay, Philadelphia, 1939,:

Seller ID: 86619

Keywords: NAUTICAL MODELS FITTINGS GUNNERY MODELLING,