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Master of the Forge, Wm. F. Moran Jr. and His Classic Blades B.R. Hughes

Master of the Forge, Wm. F. Moran Jr. and His Classic Blades

B.R. Hughes

Published May 1st 1996
ISBN : 9780940362482
Hardcover
214 pages
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Full-color, hard cover book about the worlds premierbladesmith, Bill Moran, and his classic blades. Knives made by Moran arerarely found for sale and are such highly valued collectibles that many ofus could never own one. The next best thing isMoreFull-color, hard cover book about the worlds premierbladesmith, Bill Moran, and his classic blades. Knives made by Moran arerarely found for sale and are such highly valued collectibles that many ofus could never own one. The next best thing is owning this coffee tablebook featuring his hand-forged creations in full color. Destined to be acollectible in itself, this book features the story of Morans half centuryas a bladesmith, as well as the founding and growth of the AmericanBladesmith Society.This beautiful coffee table book pictures more Moran knives than have everbefore been shown in print - more than 200 photographs, most printed infull color. Knife photo sections include Bowies, Classic Daggers, CombatKnives,Camp Knives, Utility Knives, Folders and miscellaneous treasuresfrom the famous forge. The knife photographs are accompanied bydescriptions as well as Morans own comments about each collectible piece.Also included are some early photos of Bill and Margaret Moran.