The fascinating history of one the oldest gunmaking families in the UK, stretching back to 1784. This insightful and well-researched book focusses on not only the superb craftmanship and skill that went into creating the renowned Gallyon firearms but covers the long lineage of the gunmaking family and the development of the business itself.
This is an invaluable reference source for every gun enthusiast and collector and will stand alongside Quiller’s other monographs on James Purdey & Sons, Holland and Holland and Boss and Co.
Richard Gallyon joined the family business in 1960 and now specialises in vintage and modern English sporting guns exporting all over the world. He is an expert valuer and undertakes all manner of renovations and repairs of the best sporting guns.
- Book Specifications
Sub Heading Gunmakers of East Anglia ISBN 9781846892578 Author Richard Gallyon Binding Hardback Extent 256 pages, 256 x 192mm Illustrations Colour photographs Ebook No
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