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#5693410 - 04/10/15 07:29 AM Rifle Book
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Found this 1970's limited edition compilation of 3 rifle books signed by Jim Carmichael, Jack O'Connor, and Warren Page at Half Price Books. Signed by all 3 authors. Had to take it home with me.






Edited by Nogalus Prairie (04/10/15 08:12 AM)
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Originally Posted By: REALKILLER
That's the way I hunt don't know many that do. If a deer gets buy me I will try to run him down. Ive killed a bunch that way.



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#5693428 - 04/10/15 07:39 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: Nogalus Prairie]
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that is really neat. any idea what it is worth?

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#5693447 - 04/10/15 07:48 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: Nogalus Prairie]
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Nice find, NP. I've read the Carmichel book for sure, and I think I read the O'Connor title, but I'm pretty sure I have not read Warren Page's book. I probably should.
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#5693494 - 04/10/15 08:17 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: JRJ6]
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Originally Posted By: JRJ6
that is really neat. any idea what it is worth?


Found 3 copies for sale on rare/vintage book sites. Prices ranged from $350-500 based on condition and edition #. This one is like-new and a low edition # (50 of 750 total copies). So I expect it would sell at the upper end or maybe slightly above that range. I paid $200 for it.
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Originally Posted By: REALKILLER
That's the way I hunt don't know many that do. If a deer gets buy me I will try to run him down. Ive killed a bunch that way.



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#5693543 - 04/10/15 09:01 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: Nogalus Prairie]
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WOW! What a score! Jim Carmichael would have been just a pup in the company of Page and JOC. By chance were there any more copies? I assume you found it at Half Price Books in Dallas, NW Hiway east of Central?
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#5693555 - 04/10/15 09:11 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: dawaba]
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Originally Posted By: dawaba
WOW! What a score! Jim Carmichael would have been just a pup in the company of Page and JOC. By chance were there any more copies? I assume you found it at Half Price Books in Dallas, NW Hiway east of Central?


Yes at that location. There were no other copies Dave. I actually thought about you and would have PMed you if they had more than one.

I was thinking the same about Carmichael.
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That's the way I hunt don't know many that do. If a deer gets buy me I will try to run him down. Ive killed a bunch that way.



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#5693645 - 04/10/15 10:01 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: Nogalus Prairie]
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Great score, well done!! up
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#5693665 - 04/10/15 10:14 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: Nogalus Prairie]
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#5693775 - 04/10/15 11:09 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: Nogalus Prairie]
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Very cool!!!
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#5696934 - 04/13/15 02:27 AM Re: Rifle Book [Re: Nogalus Prairie]
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I see why you jumped on that.
Some legends there - and the great Jack O'Connor - oh my!

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