The Kentucky Rifle Hunting Pouch It's Contents and Accoutrements

By: Grant, Madison

Price: $85.00

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Book Condition: Fine


Gorgeous gift quality book in brown cloth with bright gilt titles. Unclipped dj lightly sunned at spine, else fine. 207 pgs. Madison Grant presents an overview of the history, style and function of the hunting pouch as an indispensable associate of the muzzle loading rifle or musket. More than two hundred examples of pouches and other items needed to service the distinctly American gun known as the long rifle. Most of the articles are buing presented for public scrutiny for the first time and is the result of the friendly cooperation of many collectors and institutions. This volume also represents the initial in-depth study of the subject. Accompanying the pouches are descriptions of purpose and examples of the sometimes folk art appearance of numerous accoutrements: Powder Horns, Bullet Molds, Powder Measures, Pick and Brush, Patch Knives, Belt Knives. More than suitable for gift giving. A lovely and very rare volume for any sportsman's library.

Title: The Kentucky Rifle Hunting Pouch It's Contents and Accoutrements

Author Name: Grant, Madison

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: SPORTS; FACT & FICTION , SPORTS; FACT & FICTION,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: PA, Privately Published: 1977

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 37029

Keywords: HUNTING HISTORY, MUZZLE LOADING RIFLES, POWDER HORN, ANTIQUE SHOOTING & HUNTING GEAR,