Fine Guns

William & Son’s New Shop

Much has been written about the death of retail, but William Asprey of William & Son has been quoted as saying that there will always be a future for stores that treat customers as “individuals.”

The Art Guns of Verney-Carron

French guns of the 17th and 18th Centuries displayed a superlative elegance and style that gunmakers of other nations sought to emulate. French firearms…

Skeletals in the Closet

(Photo courtesy of Philipp Ollendorff, www.jagdwaffen-ollendorff.com.) The bar-in-wood’s beauty is in the eye of the collector By Douglas Tate To my knowledge, no art…

Buying a Used Gun

  Shooting: Armed with knowledge & tools for buying guns used By Chris Batha My father ran an antiques and curio shop in an…