My Account | Cart  | Log In
  Blue Book on FaceBook   Blue Book on Twitter   Blue Book on YouTube   Blue Book on InstaGram
Products ▼ FFL Solutions Company ▼ Information & Services ▼ Subscriptions ▼

Press Release

Seven Serpents- The History of Colt's Snake Guns

August 17th, 2015

Minneapolis, MN – Blue Book Publications, Inc., the publisher of the world-renowned Blue Book of Gun Values announces its latest title: Seven Serpents - The History of Colt's Snake Guns by Gurney Brown

Make way for the only reference book ever published exclusively on double action revolvers known as Colt's Snake Guns. Models with chapter page totals include: Cobra (22 pages), King Cobra (34 pages), Python (140 pages), Diamondback (56 pages), Anaconda (28 pages), Boa (10 pages), Viper (10 pages). Information includes the histories on all 7 models, as well as detailed information and specifications on most variations including dates of manufacture, finishes, barrel lengths, calibers, sights, grips, and more. Over 350 high-resolution digital color images depict all the variations, barrel lengths, and finishes, as well as many engraving options. Shipping boxes and original Colt catalogs are also pictured. Some chapters also feature images of original owner manuals, factory letters, warranty cards, hanging tags, and test targets.

Serialization charts are also provided, allowing the year of manufacture to be determined on most Snake Gun variations. Limited/Special Edition production totals are included, plus a fascinating Snake Gun Performance Spreadsheet tracking the investment performance of these red-hot Snake Guns against alternate investments and commodities through June of 2015.

A thorough Index completes this new publication, assuring readers they can quickly find what they're looking for.

Seven Serpents - The History of Colt's Snake Guns will undoubtedly be the best, most desirable and unique firearms reference collector’s book published so far this millennium!

Visit for more information or to order your copy.

Press Contacts: Adam Burt


Blue Book Publications, Inc.


Our Value Guides Other Products Subscriptions Information Services
Current Value Guides
Deluxe Value Guides
Previous Value Guides
Special Offers
Black Powder
Colt Engraving
Access My Subscription
Purchase/Renew Subscription
Lookup My Model
Removed Manufacturer List
Firearm Grading
Press Releases
Privacy Policy
Affiliate Program
Appraisals & Evaluations

Blue Book's Top Ten
S.P. Fjestad's Lethal Blogging
The Armed Librarian by Charles Priore
Remembering R.L. Wilson
Find this page helpful? Please click the g+1 button to let Google know!
  ©2017 Blue Book Publications, Inc. All Rights Reserved.