80 illustrated pages. Very Good condition, with some light wear and a cellophane strip partly stuck to the back cover, which I did not attempt to remove.
A rare item. As stated on page 3
"The purpose of this HANDBOOK is to provide a ready reference of information for all who sell WINCHESTER firearms."
The book matches Winchester rifles and ammunition to various types of game, stating where the game is found and a paragraph why the selected gun is correct for the particular animal.There is also information on the different types of actions, sights, scopes, barrels, gauges, chokes, stocks, etc. The handbook includes a great deal of ballistics information as well.
Books and paper products on pre64win.com are graded using the industry standard book grading criteria. This item has been graded for condition using the following definitions:
FINE: No defects, as new when first purchased (Like New)
NEAR FINE: May have 1 or 2 very minor defects.
VERY GOOD: Used condition, same as above only it may have two or three more minor defects such as small tears, scratches, small stains to covers, or minor tears and creases to inside pages.
GOOD: As above only it may have a split hinge, larger tears to covers, soiling or staining of covers, whatever the defect it should be described in detail.
FAIR: As above with folds and tears throughout, markings to content.
POOR: As above with loose bindings, missing and torn pages throughout.