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Title: Old Clocks for Modern Use, with a Guide to Their Mechanism
Description: London, G. Bell & Sons, Ltd. 1951, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo. Ill.: Holloway, Edgar. Hardback, 140mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). Pp xvii, 174, with an engraved frontispiece and title-page vignette and 70 further figs. in the text, plus 16 plates with a total of 26 b/w photographs and an extensive list of Clockmakers. Very good, in the original terracotta cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the unclipped but somewhat edge-chipped illustrated dust-wrapper. Very Good/Chipped d/w.

Keywords: Horology Clock Clocks Time Timepieces Antique Antiques Longcase Grandfather Science Technology De Dondi Astronomy Greenwich Tompion Dialling Sundial Sundials Sundials Weights and Measures Technology Antiques and Collectibles Holloway, Edgar

Price: GBP 5.00 = appr. US$ 7.14 Seller: Christopher Baron
- Book number: 003877

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