By:- Lieut. Col. J G Benton & Capt. J P Farley
Published by John Hovaness Hintlian, Connecticut, U.S.A. (1965)
A soft back book in as new condition
28 pages with many b&w diagrams
Rules for the Inspection of Army Revolvers and Gatling Guns, prepared under the direction of Lieut. Col. J G Benton, Commanding National Armory, by Capt. J P Farley, Ord. Dept. National Armory, Springfield, Mass. 1875. Only two original copies of ‘Army Revolvers and Gatling Guns’ are known to exist. The publishers have prepared this edition because of the manual’s importance to collectors and students of American firearms. Here is detailed, exact, original, and authentic information on the significance of inspector’s markings, the methods of inspection, and the requirements and importance of each inspecting operation.