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Horology: Clocks and Watches

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Britten's Old clocks and Watches and Their Makers [NINTH EDITION REVISED AND ENLARGED], Baillie, G H, Courtney Ilbert, and Cecil Clutton
1 Baillie, G H, Courtney Ilbert, and Cecil Clutton Britten's Old clocks and Watches and Their Makers [NINTH EDITION REVISED AND ENLARGED]
Bloomsbury Books 1989 0906223695 / 9780906223697 Ninth edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine With eight colour plates, 208 black-and-white plates, 39 line drawings in the text, illustrated endpapers, and a map. 
A history of styles in clocks and watches and their mechanisms, with a list of 25,000 makers revised and extended to 1875. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. Large 4to: 700pp including three appendices, glossary, bibliography and an index. First published in 1899, this is the definitive clock book, for horologists, dealers, and collectors 783006 
Price: 54.50 GBP
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The Plain Man's Guide to Antique Clocks, Bentley, W. J.
2 Bentley, W. J. The Plain Man's Guide to Antique Clocks
Michael Joseph 1963 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Good Plus Very Good Illustrated in black-and-white 
Ex library with minimal markings, Shelf Wear to cover edges 533228 
Price: 4.05 GBP
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English House Clocks 1600 - 1850: An Historical Survey & Guide for Collectors and Dealers, Bird, Anthony
3 Bird, Anthony English House Clocks 1600 - 1850: An Historical Survey & Guide for Collectors and Dealers
David and Charles 1973 0715357670 / 9780715357675 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Very Good. With 45 black-and-white plates and 25 line drawings in the text. 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. 313pp. including index. 699067 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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4 Bonhams Clocks, Watches and Barometers
Bonhams 1993 Staple Bound Card Covers Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Catalogue to the Sale held in London on 14th December 1993: Sale no 26050. 200 lots including estimates 781054 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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5 Bonhams Clocks, Watches and Barometers: Sale No: 26050
Bonhams 1993 Large format paperback Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Catalogue to the Sale held in London on 14th December 1993. 200 lots including estimates 780260 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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6 Britten, F J Watch and Clockmakers' Handbook, Dictionary and Guide
Baron Publishers 1976 090202812X / 9780902028128 Reprint Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good With 400 black-and-white illustrations 
Wrapper shows signs of wear to top edge. Bookplate on front pastedown. 499pp including index A facsimile reprint of the eleventh edition, first published in 1915. 771003 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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7 Bruton, Eric Clocks & Watches
Paul Hamlyn 1968 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with over 200 photographs. 
Wrapper has edge wear. And some rubbing. Large 4to: 140pp including index . Chapters are: The First Timekeepers, Birth of the Mechanical Clock, Invention of the Spring, The Story of the Watch, Clocks Grow Up, Navigating by Time, Clocks and Watches in N. America, Striving After Accuracy, and Users and Uses. 785130 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches, Christie's Geneva
8 Christie's Geneva Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches
Christie's 2004 Large format paperback Fine Illustrated in colour throughout 
Catalogue to the Sale held in Geneva on 15th November 2004. 350 lots including estimates. Makers include Ami Sandoz, Audemars, Breguet, Carlesi, Cartier, Dunhill, Girrard Perregaux, Hermes, Jaeger-le-Coultre, Longines, Omega, Patek-Philippe, Piaget, Rolex, and Vacheron-Constantin. 744104 
Price: 22.46 GBP
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The Wells Clock, Colchester, L. S.
9 Colchester, L. S. The Wells Clock
St Andrews Press of Wells 1974 0902321102 / 9780902321106 Staple bound card covers Very Good or Better Illustrated in mono 
24pp 103395 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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Investing In Clocks And Watches, Cumhaill, P. W.
10 Cumhaill, P. W. Investing In Clocks And Watches
Transworld publishers 1971 0552987115 / 9780552987110 Large format paperback Good Illustrated with black-and-white and colour photographs 
Light edge wear and bottom corners creased; laminate has peeled away from covers giving a worn effect, although the book itself appears unread. 504177 
Price: 3.11 GBP
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Clocks, Fleet, Simon
11 Fleet, Simon Clocks
Octopus 1972 0706400364 / 9780706400366 Hardback with laminated pictorial cover Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Some wear to covers at corners. 96pp. 774017 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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Horology : The Science of Time Measurement and the Construction of Clocks, Watches and Chronometers, Haswell, J eric
12 Haswell, J eric Horology : The Science of Time Measurement and the Construction of Clocks, Watches and Chronometers
EP Publishing 1976 0715811460 / 9780715811467 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Very Near Fine With 29 black-and-white plates, and line drawings in the text. 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 288pp including supplement and index. A reprint of the 1951 edition 699095 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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Technique and History of the Swiss Watch. [SECOND REVISED EDITON], Jacquet, Eugine, Alfred Chapuis, G Albert Berner and Samuel Guye
13 Jacquet, Eugine, Alfred Chapuis, G Albert Berner and Samuel Guye Technique and History of the Swiss Watch. [SECOND REVISED EDITON]
Hamlyn / Spring Books 1970 0600036332 / 9780600036333 Second (revised) Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Good. With 46 colour plates, 190 black-and-white plates, plus line drawings and other figures in the text. 
Wrapper (now protected in removable acetate sleeve) has edge wear and a couple of small closed tears. Large 4to. 272pp. including an index of Swiss watchmakers and other craftsmen up to 1900. This (second) edition has a new chapter (Ch. 9) by Samuel Guye, not present in the 1953 edition, which details developments in the Swiss watch industry from 1945 to 1968. Eighteen new plates are included in this chapter, covering scientific timekeeping and the multi-purpose chronograph, the Calendar Chronograph, the Split-Second Chronograph, and various watches by such makers as Jaquet Droz, Movado, Oris, Credos, Patek Philippe, Piaget, Longines, Omega & Rolex. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 699004 
Price: 72.00 GBP
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The World's Great Clocks &  Watches, Jagger, Cedric
14 Jagger, Cedric The World's Great Clocks & Watches
Hamlyn 1977 0600340279 / 9780600340270 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Lavishly Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Slight shelf wear only. Folio 256pp including index Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 771016 
Price: 16.95 GBP
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Practical Handbooks for Collectors: Old Clocks, Lloyd, H Alan
15 Lloyd, H Alan Practical Handbooks for Collectors: Old Clocks
Ernest Benn 1972 0510053017 / 9780510053017 Fourth Edition , second impression Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. With 80 black-and-white photo plates, and some drawings in the text. 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 216pp including two appendices (Giovanni de Dondi's masterpiece and The Original Greenwich Clocks) A bibliography and an American bibliography, some notes on symbols of measure in horology, a glossary, and an index. Deservedly a standard work. 699107 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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16 Nicholls, Andrew Clocks in Colour [SIGNED COPY]
Blandford Press 1975 0713706694 / 9780713706697 Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white line drawings and colour plates. 
Signed by author on title page. Good little basic guide to antique horology. 559003 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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The Connoisseur Illustrated Guides: Clocks And Watches, Smith, Alan
17 Smith, Alan The Connoisseur Illustrated Guides: Clocks And Watches
The Connoisseur 1975 0900305088 / 9780900305085 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. With 24 colour photographs and over 400 line drawings. 
222pp including bibliography and comprehensive index. 699097 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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The Country Life International Dictionary of Clocks, Smith, Alan (ed)
18 Smith, Alan (ed) The Country Life International Dictionary of Clocks
Country Life Books 1979 0600319210 / 9780600319214 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good to Very Good With colour plates and over 900 photographs, indexed and cross-referenced. 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has edge wear and a small closed tear. Large 4to: 351pp including bibliography and index . In five sections: The History and Styles of Clocks; The Mechanical Parts of Clocks; Tools, Materials and Workshop Methods; International Clockmaking; and Sundials and Astronomical Instruments. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 765231 
Price: 19.95 GBP
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The Country Life International Dictionary of Clocks, Smith, Alan (ed)
19 Smith, Alan (ed) The Country Life International Dictionary of Clocks
Hamlyn for W H Smith 1988 0600559912 / 9780600559917 Hardback with laminated pictorial cover and match Fine Fine With colour plates and over 900 photographs, indexed and cross-referenced. 
Wrapper now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve. Large 4to: 351pp including bibliography and index . In five sections: The History and Styles of Clocks; The Mechanical Parts of Clocks; Tools, Materials and Workshop Methods; International Clockmaking; and Sundials and Astronomical Instruments. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 784155 
Price: 22.95 GBP
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Clocks, Watches, Wristwatches, Barometers, Mechanical Musical Instruments, and Instruments of Science and Technology: Sale LN6410 Pisces, Sotheby's London
20 Sotheby's London Clocks, Watches, Wristwatches, Barometers, Mechanical Musical Instruments, and Instruments of Science and Technology: Sale LN6410 Pisces
Sotheby's 1996 Card Covers Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Catalogue of the sale held on 7th and 8th March 1996: 627 lots including estimates. 633013 
Price: 9.90 GBP
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