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Nov 16, 2008
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End of year closeout on select books. All prices include shipping. If buying more than one title, I will get you a revised price. I can take Check/MO/CC or PayPal. Some titles I have more than one copy. Post I'll take followed by PM. Thanks for looking.

1. All new Standard Catalog of Ruger Firearms by Jerry Lee. Your complete guide to Ruger firearms! Standard Catalog of Ruger Firearms is the most complete guide available for buyers, sellers and collectors of these iconic firearms. Ruger enthusiasts of all interests will benefit from the accurate and detailed technical specifications, expertly analyzed prices and superb color photos featured in this comprehensive reference. Inside this full-color volume, Ruger fans will find: Price listings for more than 300 rifles, handguns and shotguns Detailed descriptions and specifications for hundreds of models & variations Serial numbers from 1949-2013 More than 250 full-color imagesHardback book. 288 pages. 100's of full color photos. Dozens of exploded drawings. Just released this month. Brand new condition. $35 shipped. (Have several copies currently in stock)

2. All new Standard Catalog of Colt FIrearms by James Tarr. Colt firearms are some of the most collectible around. Two spectacular offerings sold at auction for close to a million dollars last year, and a third topped that. Standard Catalog of Colt Firearms is newly enhanced by author James Tarr. With updated prices, new models, and fresh photos, this book is a must-have for every Colt owner's gun library.
The ultimate reference guide for every Colt enthusiast! In Standard Catalog of Colt Firearms 2nd Edition , you'll find identifying details, historical background, up-to-date value data and more than 450 brilliant, full-color photos of all your favorite Colt firearms--old and new! From the first Paterson pistols to the new Rail Guns for the tactical crowd, concealable New Agents, AR-style carbines and competition rifles, Standard Catalog of Colt Firearms 2nd Edition covers them all! 2500 price listings, with up-to-date gun values and detailed descriptions for more than 500 models of Colt firearms. Updates, including all of the hottest new models introduced since the last edition, make Standard Catalog of Colt Firearms 2nd Edition your go-to source for everything "Colt. Like new condition $25 Shipped.

3. Gun Digest book of Ruger Revolvers: The Definitive History by Max Prasac. Every Man's RevolverIt's a youngster compared to Colt's and Smith & Wesson, but Sturm, Ruger & Company has left a mark on the world of firearms that's undeniable. Now, author Max Prasac shares how the firm's famed revolvers became stronger, more durable and safer than any of their competition in "Gun Digest Book of Ruger Revolvers."Inside you'll discover: The stories behind Ruger's fast-step to fame.Single-actions, double-actions, custom jobs and rare pieces.How Ruger's technologies changed the modern revolver.Plus much, much more Beautifully illustrated with hundreds of full-color photographs, Prasac and contributing author David Bradshaw provide a behind the scenes look at the men and the company producing some of the strongest guns on the planet, and the innovations that keep those firearms accessible to every gun owner who wants one. This truly is the story, as Prasac puts it, of "Every Man's Revolver."Hardback book. 254 pages. 100's of full color photos. Like new condition. $25 shipped. (have a few)

SOLD OUT 4. Customize the Ruger 10/22 by James House & Kathleen House. More than 4 million Ruger 10/22s have been produced *Provides step-by-step directions and extensive illustrations for quick customizing *Taps into hundreds of available aftermarket accessories The Swiss-Army knife of .22 rifles - - the Ruger 10/22 is one of the most common firearms in use today. Now, shooters can learn budget-savvy tips for customizing their favorite little rifle with aftermarket add-ons. Customize The Ruger 10/22 is the perfect guide for shooters with a do-it-yourself spirit because: *The Ruger 10/22's design makes customizing fast and easy - - within a matter of minutes shooters can have a rifle with a completely different look *Instructions involve basic operation of the rifle, choosing and installing accessories, and evaluating and testing ammunition *Aftermarket accessories such as barrels, stocks, sights, muzzle breaks and magazine releases are readily available in retail stores, on the Internet and through catalogers
The Swiss-Army knife of.22 rifles, the Ruger 10/22 is one of the most common firearms in use. This is a guide for shooters that includes instructions of basic operation of the rifle, choosing and installing accessories, and evaluating and testing ammunition; and aftermarket accessories.
You Complete Guide to 10/22 Parts This is the most complete guide ever on aftermarket parts for the Ruger 10/22. With installation instructions, performance evaluations and advice, the authors lead you step-by-step through the process.
Your Complete Guide to 10/22 Parts This is the most complete guide ever on aftermarket parts for the Ruger 10/22. With installation instructions, performance evaluations and advice, the authors lead you step-by-step through the process.Softcover book. Out of Print book getting hard to find. $20 Shipped.

5. Gun Digest Book of Ruger Pistols and Revolvers by Patrick Sweeney. Ruger history is legendary it remains Americas leading independent manufacturer of recreational and law enforcement firearms.
The Definitive Volume on America's Favorite Handguns! Semi-Autos Revolvers Ammunition And More! In little more than half a century, Ruger's legendary pistols and revolvers have become an epic American success story. Now, in one information-packed volume, Patrick Sweeney tells the fascinating story of these trend-setting handguns from the unique perspective of a master gunsmith and certified firearms instructor. From Ruger's Mark 1.22 semi-auto - the gun that built an empire - through their rugged single-action revolvers and their hottest new autoloaders, you'll find it in The Gun Digest Book of Ruger Pistols & Revolvers. And as a bonus, you also get a behind-the-scenes peek at Ruger's state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and the scoop on the revolutionary new Ruger SR9 9mm!
Softcover book. Out of print book getting hard to find. 304 pages. $20 Shipped.

6. Ruger and His Guns: A History of the Man, the Company, and Their Firearms by R.L. Wilson. This book is the story of William B. Ruger's unflinching dedication to traditional yet innovative design and to manufacturing excellence, with products sold at a reasonable price for a broad ranging clientele from the youthful plinker to the mature African safari devotee, from the ordinary citizen to the president of the United States. This richly illustrated, beautifully presented work is the official history of William B. Ruger of Sturm, Ruger & Co., and of Ruger firearms. This volume features more than 185 color and over 100 black and white illustrations, with appendixes, index, and -- for the first time--serial number tables for all models by years of manufacture. Like new condition. $25

7. Colt Single Actions from Pattersons to Peacemakers by Dennis Adler. This book chronicles the entire history of Sam Colt's developments in handguns from the first Paterson revolvers through the legendary 1860 Army, and from the time of his death in 1862, the evolution of cap and ball revolvers into the cartridge models carried during the Western Expansion of the 1870s. Author and photographer Dennis Adler takes you on a pictorial voyage through history with striking studio photography of the world's greatest Colt revolvers, factory archival images and original patent drawings, and tales of the soldiers, lawmen, and lawbreakers who made Colt revolvers part of American history.

SOLD OUT 8. The Ruger .22 Automatic Pistol : Standard-Mark I-Mark II Series by Duncan Long. Here is the definitive book about the pistol that has served more than a million owners so well. Exploded diagrams show how to field-strip and reassemble with a minimum of fuss, and photos illustrate variations, modifications and accessories for one of the most popular .22 automatics ever made. Like new condition $18 Shipped.

Sold Out 9.Know Your Ruger Single Action Revolvers 1953-1963 by John C. Dougan. Grey cover softbook book. 192 pages. Out of print and getting hard to find. $45 Shipped.


12. Lyman Reloading Handbook 49th edition. All new and factory sealed condition softcover book. Includes:
Newest Rifle Cartridges
Newest Handgun Cartridges
Broadest range of Bullets
The newest & most popular powders
Popular features with Accuracy load for each cartridge.
A must of all reloaders.
$25 Shipped. Have several copies.

First I'll take it followed by pm wins. I can take CC/Checks/MO and Paypal.
Thanks for looking.