1st ed., 1973. C. 300 pp., frontis., + numerous photo-ills. D.j., 29 x 22cm. D.j., repaired with small chips & faded spine o/w V.G. Here is a comprehensive illustrated encyclopaedia of the world’s small-calibre firearms used in the two world wars and up to the time of publication. The book is divided into the following categories: weapons and their operation, handguns, submachine-guns, bolt action rifles, automatic rifles, machine-guns, anti-tank guns.