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Image for Horton's Antique Clocks: Silent Auction, July 1998

Horton's Antique Clocks: Silent Auction, July 1998

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Horton's Antique Clocks: 1998

Seller ID: 2206923


Top corner very lightly bumped, pages very faintly toned. 1998 Stapled Binding. 71 pp. Horton's Antique Clocks: Silent Auction, July 1998. Includes black-and-white illustrations with lot numbers and descriptions. View more info

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Horton's Antique Clocks: Silent Auction, February 2000

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Horton's Antique Clocks: 2000

Seller ID: 2206924


Very minor tear to spine-head and spine-base. 2000 Stapled Binding. 108 pp. Horton's Antique Clocks: Silent Auction, February 2000. Includes color illustrations with lot numbers and descriptions. View more info

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Fine Clocks, Scientific Instruments, Watches and Wristwatches: Christie's New York, Thursday, October 27, 1988

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Christie's New York: 1988

Seller ID: 2206925


Light smudge to rear wrapper. 1988 Soft Cover. 153 pp. Fine Clocks, Scientific Instruments, Watches and Wristwatches: Christie's New York, Thursday, October 27, 1988. Includes black-and-white and color illustrations with lot numbers and descriptions. View more info

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The Andy Warhol Collection Jewelry and Watches, Part II: Sotheby's, New York, Sunday, December 4, 1988

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sotheby's New York: 1988

Seller ID: 2206926


Bottom corner of rear wrapper lightly chewed. 1988 Soft Cover. Unpaginated. The Andy Warhol Collection Jewelry and Watches, Part II: Sotheby's, New York, Sunday, December 4, 1988. Includes black-and-white and color illustrations with lot numbers and descriptions. View more info

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Watch Makers Tables

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The American Jeweler: 1911

Seller ID: 2207035


Wrappers stained, stain to title page, pages lightly toned. 1911 Soft Cover. 71 pp. A collection of useful information concerning the teeth of wheels and pinions; the trains of watches and clocks; lengths of pendulums; quick methods of regulation; methods of finding the number of teeth in missing wheels, etc.KEYWORDS: ANTIQUES COLLECTIBLES REFERENCE CLOCKS WATCHES WATCH MAKERS TABLES View more info

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The Hamilton Watch: The Watch of Railroad Accuracy

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hamilton Watches: 1924

Seller ID: 2207448


No publisher date (circa 1920s), large stain to pages and rear wrapper, one inch surface tear to multiple pages which obscures text in some places. 1924 Soft Cover. 35 pp. KEYWORDS: HAMILTON WATCH RAILROAD RAILWAYS TRANSPORTATION REFERENCE ANTIQUES COLLECTIBLES CLOCKS View more info

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Bulova Self-Winding Watches

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bulova Watch Company, Inc.: 1950

Seller ID: 2262068


A nice copy. 1950 Spiral-Bound Softcover. 31 pp. The functioning, disassembly and assembly of Bulova self-winding watches with self-winding parts index and illustrations. View more info

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The Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook: Dictionary and Guide

By: Britten, F.J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: E. & F.N. Spon: 1922

Seller ID: 2206817


One-inch tear to cloth along spine-base, a few light spots to rear board, ink name to front endpaper, one-inch tear to page edge of pages 5-6 which does not obscure text. 1922 Hard Cover. 504, [6] pp. The Watch and Clock Makers’ Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide is an important resource for hobbyists, artists, antique dealers, history buffs, students, and horologists—amateur and professional alike. View more info

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The Old English Master Clockmakers and Their Clocks, 1670-1820

By: Cescinksy, Herbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The New England Publishing Company: 1975

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2207029


No jacket, page ridges faintly foxed. 1975 Hard Cover. 182 pp. This fascinating work on English Clocks and Clockmakers is thoroughly recommended for inclusion on the horologists bookshelf. Illustrated with full and text drawings. Contents Include: Time and Timekeepers; Time and the Pendulum; Trains and Escapements; The Clockmakers' Company; Brass Lantern Clocks; Clock Dials; The Development of Grandfather Clock Cases; Renowned Clock Makers; The Holes in the Back of a Gra... View more info

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American Watchmaking: A Technical History of the American Watch Industry, 1850-1930

By: Harrold, Michael C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc.: 1984

Seller ID: 2205834


Wrappers lightly toned and lightly bumped. 1984 Soft Cover. viii, 144 pp. A supplement to the Bulletin of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc. Number 14, Spring 1984. Includes black-and-white illustrations, fold out table, two appendixes and index. An overview of the American watch industry, developments, developers and companies. View more info

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The Mickey Mouse Watch: From the Beginning of Time

By: Heide, Robert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 1997

Seller ID: 2206805


An exceptional copy. 1997 Hard Cover. From the original Mickey Mouse watch of 1933 to the myriad of choices available today, here are fun facts and celebrity anecdotes for thousands of collectible watches featuring the world's most famous rodent. 100 color photos. View more info

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Clocks (Crescent Connoisseur's Library)

By: Jagger, Cedric

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Crescent Books, New York: 1972

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2029719


Large repaired tear on rear jacket panel. 1972 Large Hardcover. 64 pp. A useful reference for clock collectors and horologists, providing color images, manufacturers, dates of production, and specifications for 80 different clocks and watches. Preceding this is an interesting introduction covering the history and development of horology. View more info

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Pocket Watches: L'Orologio da Tasca (The Bella Cosa Library) (English and Italian Edition)

By: Leonardi, Leonardo; Ribolini, Gabriele

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1994

Seller ID: 2206933


Text in English and Italian. Light smudges to wrappers, light stain to bottom page ridge. 1994 Soft Cover. 139 pp. ...presents the glorious gallery of over sixty finely crafted pocket watches. Highlighting 200 years of exquisite craftsmanship, this exceptional volume features wondrous timepieces by such world-renowned watchmakers as Vacheron, Piaget, and Rolex. Beautifully photographed, these rare and valuable pocket watches are miniature works of art and will enthrall c... View more info

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Clocks Guide: Identification with Prices

By: Miller, Robert W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Wallace-Homestead Co.: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2206922


1980 8th printing. Signed by author without inscription, permanent marker mark to front wrapper, faintly toned. 1978 Large Softcover. v, 147 pp. Pictures and describes antique clocks and museum-type timepieces, discusses the care and maintenance of old clocks, lists Canadian and American clock museums, and provides a glossary of clock terms.KEYWORDS: ANTIQUES COLLECTIBLES REFERENCE CLOCKS View more info

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Young Father Time: A Yankee Portrait

By: Mussey, Barrows

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The Newcomen Society in North America: 1950

Seller ID: 2206944


Edges lightly rubbed, pencil note to front endpaper.Half-inch by half-inch chip to jacket spine-head, jacket edges rubbed with a few minor tears and chips. 1950 Hard Cover. 43 pp. Eli Terry Sr. (April 13, 1772 – February 24, 1852) was an inventor and clockmaker in Connecticut. He received a United States patent for a shelf clock mechanism. He introduced mass production to the art of clockmaking, which made clocks affordable for the average American citizen. Terry occup... View more info

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Old Clocks (Orbis Pictus 11)

By: Scherer, J. Otto

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Hallwag: 1969

Seller ID: 2206934


No jacket, pencil note to front endpaper, pages very faintly toned. 1969 Hard Cover. 9 pp. A history of old clocks with color illustrations. View more info

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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


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, ... View more info