Wolfe Library - Classic books on guns and hunting
There are 36 titles in this series.
A very distinctive appearance for these editions
Wolfe Library Classics
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Starting in 1984, and ending in 1990, Wolfe Publishing of Prescott, Arizona produced a series of reprints of classic gun and hunting related books. The books were produced in a limited edition of 1500 copies of each title. The books have cloth-covered boards, in various colors, with the Wolfe logo in gilt on the front cover, quarter dark-brown leather, with gilt lettering on the spines. There are 36 titles in the series - here is a list of titles in the order in which they were released.
•The Hunting Rifle, Col. Townsend Whelen
•Big Game Rifles and Cartridges, Elmer Keith
•Practical Dope on the Big Bores, F.C. Ness
•Handloading Ammunition, J.R. Mattern
•Alaskan Yukon Trophies Won and Lost, G.O. Young
•The Book of the Rifle, T.F. Fremantle
•African Rifles & Cartridges, John 'Pondoro' Taylor
•Textbook of Pistols and Revolvers, Julian S. Hatcher
•Military and Sporting Rifle Shooting, Capt. Edward C. Crossman
•A Hunter's Wanderings in Africa, Frederick Courtney Selous
•Modern Sportsman's Gun & Rifle Vol 1, J.H. 'Stonehenge' Walsh
•Modern Sportsman's Gun & Rifle Vol 2, J.H. 'Stonehenge' Walsh
•Modern American Pistols and Revolvers, A.C. 'Ralph Greenwood' Gould
•The American Shotgun, Col. Charles Askins
•Wilderness Hunting and Wildcraft, Col. Townsend Whelen
•Keith's Rifles for Large Game, Elmer Keith
•Field, Cover, and Trap Shooting, Adam H. Bogardus
•The Rifle in America, Philip B. Sharpe
•Hunting Trips in North America, Frederick Courtney Selous
•Shotguns, Elmer Keith
•Advanced Gunsmithing, W.F. Vickery
•Woodchucks and Woodchuck Rifles, C.S. Landis
•Hunting the Alaska Brown Bear, John W. Eddy
•Complete Guide to Handloading, Philip B. Sharpe
•Hunting Big Game - Volume I (Africa and Asia), Col. Townsend Whelen
•Hunting Big Game - Volume II (The Americas), Col. Townsend Whelen
•Experiments of a Handgunner, Walter F. Roper
•The Wilderness Hunter, Theodore Roosevelt
•The Book of the Springfield, Edward C. Crossman
•Practical Dope on the 22, F.C. Ness
•The Ultimate in Rifle Precision, Col. Townsend Whelen
•Textbook of Automatic Pistols, R.K. Wilson
•East Africa and Its Big Game, Captain Sir John C. Willoughby
•Identification of Firearms and Forensic Ballistics, Major Sir Gerald Burrard
•Small Arms Design and Ballistics - Volume I, Col. Townsend Whelen
•Small Arms Design and Ballistics - Volume II, Col. Townsend Whelen

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