Colt Thompson Serial Numbers Book
Posted 20 November 2004 - 08:02 PM
Just to let those of you who don't already know or as yet received your notification cards that Gordon Herigstad has just released his latest edition of the Colt Thompson Serial numbers book and addendum for those of you who already have the book.
This is a great addition for the real serious Thompson collector.
It not only gives information on the location and history of many of the fifteen thousand Colt guns made but also detailed history on subjects such as the Dillinger Thompsons and of course my favourite subject, the Rorke Guns and the "Irish Swords" plus much much more.
I understand that demand is heavy and it is only a very limited edition.
Books will be avaliable on Gordons stall at the SAR show next month or you can contact Gordon by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone (310) 831-9339 or Fax (310) 831-9338.
See you all at the SAR show.
Posted 21 November 2004 - 10:16 PM
Gordon already has a check on the way for my 2nd copy of his super book.
Posted 22 November 2004 - 12:06 AM
Planning on using them as bookends?
Did Gordon forget about those who already have a copy and are supposed to get the updated pages?
Posted 22 November 2004 - 12:23 AM
|addendum for those of you who already have the book.|
Blind AND stupid, what a combo!
Posted 22 November 2004 - 05:57 AM
Even with the sarcasm, a Good Idea, book ends to hold all the other TSMGbooks!
I know I would not be one with more than one copy his book.l
It beats flipping back through the updates from my viewpoint.
It would not be the only TSMG book I have a couple copies of.
My other thought was to sell the older version one day.
Posted 27 November 2004 - 01:22 PM
Posted 27 November 2004 - 02:50 PM
|QUOTE (Tman @ Nov 27 2004, 01:22 PM)|
|How can one get a copy if they are not on the mailing list? What's the going price?|
Price is $250. E-mail Gordon. His board name is Gordoncolt.
Posted 27 November 2004 - 06:52 PM
He will also have a few at the SAR show if you happen to be going there.
Posted 28 November 2004 - 12:18 PM
WTS: "Colt Thompson Serial Numbers" book $249.00
Posted By: Gordon Herigstad
Date: 11/23/04 20:13
“COLT THOMPSON SERIAL NUMBERS”
This Fourth edition has been twelve years in the making. This is the most
comprehensive work ever produced on the Colt Thompson serial numbers.
There is a Serial Number section listing all 15000 Colt Thompson serial
numbers, an Index / History section, a Drum section, and a Marine Corps
and Navy sections. There are over 1200 pages of historical information.
This is a reference book only. It is not a picture book.
Due to hand assembly, there are only 50 copies produced in this Fourth edition.
This Fourth edition book is serial numbered from number; 201 to 250.
The price is: $249.00 plus $11.00 shipping in U.S.
Send Check or Money order to:
1632 West 10th Street
San Pedro, California 90732
Edited by Merry Ploughboy, 28 November 2004 - 12:20 PM.