Duncannon, PA & Bedford, PA: Valley View Offset & Old Bedford Village Press, 1972 & 1992. First Edition. 4to. 400 pp; Volume 2 unpaginated. Illustrations on every page. Red boards with gilt lettering, as issued without dustjacket. A near fine copy (minor wear; light bumping to lower corners; light spotting on upper page edges). Volume 2 is brown boards with gilt lettering; a fine copy. Item #20001
"Roy Chandler has collected here, for you, a priceless volume that, very probably, could not again be duplicated. Hundreds of patchboxes, and each on is over the mark or signature of a maker..." - Foreward. volume 2 includes hundreds of "new" gunsmiths with many hundreds of "new" patchboxes, and fresh signatures.