The World s Greatest Knife Book

Author: Joe Kertzman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781440248191
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Treasured by knife collectors, enthusiasts, knifemakers and dealers worldwide, the Knives book is presented in a proven formula of sections: bank of enthralling feature articles about the latest developments, history and transformation of knives, swords and edges of all types; trends photo/caption section showcasing the latest in blades, steels, styles and materials; state of the art photo/caption section parading scrimshawed, engraved, jewel-inlaid, etched, carved, sculpted and forge-welded, damascus and mosaic-damascus knives; factory trends section updating readers on the newest in factory or production knives; and a completely updated directory of custom knifemakers, their contact information, including websites and email addresses, technical information, specialties, materials, price ranges, tools, tang stamps and comments.

Official Price Guide to Collector Knives

Author: C. Houston Price
Publisher: House of Collectibles
ISBN: 0375722807
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Provides descriptions and prices for collectible knives, along with information about collecting the item, different types and brands, main components, and factors that can affect its value.

500 Knives

Author: Marthe Le Van
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781579908737
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Showcases contemporary knife designs in such diverse styles as daggers, hunting knives, kitchen knives, switchblades, swords, axes, and tomahawks, by artists including Frankie Flood, Tim Hancock, Rebecca Sheer, and Vince Evans.

Gun Trader s Guide to Collectible Knives

Author: Mike Robuck
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1629143200
Format: PDF
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The Gun Trader’s Guide is the standard reference for collectors, curators, dealers, shooters, and gun enthusiasts, and now is extending their influence to collectible knives. Focusing mainly on old and out of production knives, the Gun Trader’s Guide to Collectible Knives is the ideal gift for any knife enthusiast looking to start a collecting of their own. Parts of the guide will focus on the following: • How and where to start your collection • The value of knives and how to determine their value • How to work knife shows • How to care for older knives Each knife featured will have its own short description and will be divided by grade (very good, good, fine, etc.). Fitting in with the Gun Trader’s Guide series, this guide will be updated every few years to accommodate the changing market. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

Knives 2016

Author: Joe Kertzman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781440244421
Format: PDF, ePub
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Fine knives for discerning taste! Whether a knife is a utilitarian tool to be used, maintained and respected; an object of art to be admired; or an example of fine craftsmanship passed down from generation to generation, countless examples are showcased in Knives 2016 with full descriptions and specifications of each model. Modern flipper folders featuring bronze bushings and ball bearing pivot systems share space with traditional hunters and pocketknives in jigged bone and wood handles. Everything from pearl-handle fighters to engraved folding daggers, chef's knives and "pack and field blades" are covered extensively, including professional full-color photography and information on blade steels, as well as guard, bolster and handle materials. The world's most complete Custom Knifemaker Directory includes names, addresses, emails, websites, phone numbers, specialties, patterns, technical information, list prices and tang stamps or marks. Find your dream knife and contact the maker today! Fascinating feature articles delve into filigree, inlay and pique, bloomery steel, meteorite, wares of the world, tactical folders, bayonets, color anodizing, hatchets, chopping froes and a whole lot more World's most comprehensive Custom Knifemaker Directory The latest trends in handmade knives State of the art mosaic damascus, sculpting, wire inlay, scrimshaw and engraving Familiarize yourself with the hottest new knives, state of the art materials, edged gadgets, mechanisms, embellishments, blade stock, locks and frames.

Shooter s Bible Guide to Knives

Author: Roger Eckstine
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1620873095
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The new Shooter’s Bible Guide to Knives sets the standard for comprehensive publications by carrying on the Shooter’s Bible tradition of bringing together more products and information than any other source. With photographs and descriptions of more than 400 knives, readers are treated to product highlights from major manufacturers and custom knife makers. This book brings you from the blacksmith shop to high tech influential designers with insights into blade steel, locking mechanisms, and handle materials. When it comes to knives, this book is the source for the products and the passion.

Knives 2015

Author: Joe Kertzman
Publisher: Krause Publications Incorporated
ISBN: 9781440240737
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Stunning handmade knives in full-on color! Showcasing fine artistry isn't a difficult job. Unlike museum curators, the knife book editors, designers and publishers don't even need to display the items in a well-lit room. The pages of Knives 2015 come alive with the most utilitarian, artistic, unique and exquisite blades from around the world. The world's finest edges--whether everyday carry pieces, hunters, bowies, belt and boot knives, camp knives, flipper folders or highly embellished works of art--find a home in the 35th edition of the Knives annual book. And each is accompanied by complete specifications, descriptions and editorial comments. Add in a comprehensive Custom Knifemaker Directory, including email addresses, websites, phone numbers, specialties and technical information, and you can see why collectors and enthusiasts own every volume of this coveted book. Engrossing feature articles delve into frame-lock folders, blunt tips on tall ships, knives disguised as other items, survival knives, "A Sword for a Warrior King" and plenty more World's most complete Custom Knifemaker Directory The latest trends in handmade knives State-of-the-art engraving, scrimshaw, jewel inlay, sculpting and carving More knives, articles, information, trend-setting innovations and state-of-the-art embellishments than any other book on the market!

Art of the Knife

Author: Joe Kertzman
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780896894709
Format: PDF, ePub
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Not One Knife is Unworthy. Every Photo is Exquisite! &break;&break;Art of the Knife showcases, in full color professional-grade photography, 500 of the world's finest art knives made. &break;&break;These are the artists' art knives - sculpted cutting machines embellished with scrimshaw, engraving, gold, precious stone inlays, carving and etching. &break;&break;It's a parade of pearl, ivory, mammoth tooth, Damascus, silver ware, exotic wood, diamonds, rubies and more. It will definitely be a conversation piece when displayed on your coffee table, as well as an inspiration for artists and knife makers alike.

Shooter s Bible Guide to Knives

Author: Roger Eckstine
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1510711295
Format: PDF
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Everything you need to know about buying, owning, and maintaining all kinds of knives. The Shooter’s Bible Guide to Knives sets the standard for comprehensive publications by carrying on the Shooter’s Bible tradition of bringing together more products and information than any other source. With photographs and descriptions of more than four hundred knives, readers are treated to product highlights from major manufacturers and custom knife makers. This book brings you from the blacksmith shop to high-tech influential designers with insights into blade steel, locking mechanisms, and handle materials. Information inside includes: Detailed specifications and prices Tips for buyers and collectors Knife anatomy Knives for self defense Legal knowledge for every knife owner Accessories and sharpeners And much more! In this second edition, author Roger Eckstine updates all the listings and discusses current trends in the knife market, including new metals and manufacturers. When it comes to knives, this book is the source for the products and the passion. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.