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    Rare Model 1868 Springfield Breech-Loading Rifle Musket Manual and Springfield Rifle, Carbine, and Army Revolver Manual. Rarely seen is this manual entitled Description and Rules for Management of the Springfield Breech-Loading Rifle Musket, Model 1868 published by the National Armory, Springfield, Massachusetts in 1868. Bound in printed paper wraps, it contains 19 pages of text, line drawings and charts for the proper use of the weapon. There is some soiling and chipping to the wraps, otherwise it is in very good condition. The other manual, Description and Rules for the Management of the Springfield Rifle, Carbine, and Army Revolvers, Caliber .45 was printed in Washington, D.C. by the Government Printing Office in 1898. Bound in printed stiff paper wraps with cloth spine, it contains 69 pages of text, fold-out diagrams, line drawings and tables related to the proper use, care, and maintenance of the three weapons mentioned. Fine condition.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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