First edition. Oblong 8vo. This is copy No. 35 of a limited edition of 50 copies bound in leather, signed by the author. Full blue leather, gold stamping on front cover and spine, colorfully decorated endpapers, 113 pp., frontispiece, foreword, acknowledgements, profusely illustrated, appendices, notes, index. Foreword. "In knowledge of the firearms used in the Battle of the Little Bighorn, John du Mont stands without a peer and in the pages that follow he shares his knowledge with you. Read them. For both the novice and the longtime student of Custer's last battle, the rewards are rich."---James S. Hutchins in foreword to this book. The definitive work on this aspect of the Custer fight. Fine copy without dust jacket, as issued. Housed in a matching cloth slipcase with a leather spine label and titles stamped in gold gilt.
Inventory Number: 45166