Author:Symonds, R.W


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Thomas Tompion: His Life & Work

By: Symonds, R.W.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: B.T. Batsford Ltd: 1951

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2263990

Condition: Near Fine

First edition, #238 of 350 copies. Despite the statement on the limitation page, this copy is unsigned. Finely rebound in half morocco - maroon leather spines and corners over red cloth boards, gilt titles and rules, top edge gilt. Includes sturdy cloth-covered slipcase. Spine faded and a bit soiled, slipcase lightly rubbed. Interior excellent. 1951 Half-Leather. xvi, 320, [2] pp. 4to. A biography of the greatest English watch- and clockmaker of the seventeenth century, with an assessment of numerous pieces of his work. Includes a color frontispiece, three color plates, black-and-white photogr... View more info