Old Clocks and Watches and their Makers. A Historical and Descriptive Account of the different Styles of Clocks and Watches of the Past in England and Abroad containing a list of nearly fourteen thousand Makers. Eighth edition, by G.H. BAILLIE, C.CLUTTON & C.ILBERT. With endpapers by L.H.Cresswell & diagrams by F.Janca.

By: BRITTEN, F.J.:

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Size 8.75 x 11.25 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. Maroon top edge. With illustrated dustwrapper. Maroon pictorial endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (D/W. slightly rubbed along edges with small chips. Price clipped. Old card pasted to back flap). Relevant pamphlet loose in front. Else a clean and tight copy. 532pp. With b/w photographs and diagrams and colour frontis. After being out of print for nearly 20 years, it is now published in a new edition, virtually re-written and completely re-illustrated. The list of former makers has been enlarged by 4,000 new names. "It is once again incomparably the finest work on its subject". Eighth and revised edition.

Title: Old Clocks and Watches and their Makers. A Historical and Descriptive Account of the different Styles of Clocks and Watches of the Past in England and Abroad containing a list of nearly fourteen thousand Makers. Eighth edition, by G.H. BAILLIE, C.CLUTTON & C.ILBERT. With endpapers by L.H.Cresswell & diagrams by F.Janca.

Author Name: BRITTEN, F.J.:

Categories: Clocks,

Publisher: Eyre Methuen. London. 1975 8th edition.:

Seller ID: 84821

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