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Blue Book Publications

Minneapolis,  MN 
United States
  • Booth: 5045

Blue Book Publications is the industry leader in up-to-date and accurate firearms values and information. 

Brands: Blue Book of Gun Values, Blue Book of Airguns, Blue Book of Modern Black Powder Values, reference books and consumer pricing guides.

 Show Specials

  • 40th Edition Blue Book of Gun Values by S.P. Fjestad 

    Publisher’s Suggested List Price: $59.95

    For NRA Annual Meeting 2019 attendees only, get the brand new 40th Edition Blue Book of Gun Values for only $40!

    This special is only available at the show, while supplies last.

 Press Releases


    40th Edition Blue Book of Gun Values by S.P. Fjestad 

    Release Date: April 1, 2019               Publisher’s Suggested List Price: $59.95

    Format: 6x9 in. softcover                   Pages: 2,512                Hi-Res Cover Image – attached

    ISBNs: 978-1-947314-09-2 / 1-947314-09-2                         PPGS (Photo Percentage Grading System) Color Insert – 80 pages

    Order Information:                  800-877-4867, ext. 3

    Minneapolis, MN - With almost 1.9 million copies in circulation worldwide, Blue Book Publications, Inc. is proud to announce the upcoming release of the 40th Edition Blue Book of Gun Values by S.P. Fjestad. This new edition has been thoroughly updated – you will be receiving your complimentary copy and online subscription in early April.

    Features of the new 40th Edition Blue Book of Gun Values:

    • Includes all the new 2019 makes and models, along with important pricing updates on many current and discontinued models.
    • For the first time in decades, many values on collectible firearms, especially AR-15s, have gone down significantly - this new 40th edition carefully tracks this recent trend.
    • 2,512 pages are included on nearly 1,700 manufacturers/trademarks, with almost 30,000 gun model descriptions, over 180,000 values, and cool retro cover!
    • Over 45 pages of extensive serialization information is available allowing year of manufacture to be ascertained on many makes/models.
    • The Photo Percentage Grading System (PPGS) has been updated to accurately grade all pistols, revolvers, rifles, and shotguns based on percentages of original condition.

    Why Guess When You Can Be Sure?

    Don’t forget the Blue Book of Gun Values database is also available on flash drive and as an online subscription that’s updated monthly and also includes thousands of hi-res color images. If you need anything else, or have any questions or concerns, please contact us. Thanks again for all your help and support - it is greatly appreciated!

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  • 40th Anniversary Edition Blue Book of Gun Values
    The Blue Book of Gun Values continues to be the “Bible” for buyers, sellers, collectors, and connoisseurs in the firearms industry!...

  • The 40th Edition contains over 2,500 pages of accurate information and up-to-date values for modern firearms and many major trademark antiques. With over 1.8 million books in circulation worldwide, the Blue Book of Gun Valuesprovides the most comprehensive collection of firearms information and pricing, including the new makes/models for 2019, and features the following:
    • Over 1,700 manufacturers and trademarks listed with brief histories
    • Approximately 23,000 models individually listed and described
    • 500,000+ up-to-date values
    • An 80-page color Photo Percentage Grading System (PPGS) which makes firearms grading even easier and more accurate.
    • Expanded serialization charts which allows more years of manufacture to be determined on individual makes/models
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