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Last updated 31 July 2017

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Asprey: The Clockwork of the Heavens
O/P. 92 pages, 88 photographs, 1973. A useful and informative exhibition catalogue of astronomical clocks, watches & scientific instruments. A good copy, card covers.

** Was £10.00, now on special offer at £5.00 **

(Ref: SK11 - H3)

Price: 5.00

Berman (G.): An Essay on Church Clocks
S/H. 58 pages, illus., 1974. An account of the workings of early public clocks with specific reference to the 3-train clock at the Santa Cruz Hospital, Barcelona. A very good copy, card covers.

** Was £12.00, now on special offer at £6.00 **

(Ref: SK33 - BX13)

Price: 6.00

Braun (P.):  Wristwatch Annual 2009 - The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models, & Specifications

Braun (P.): Wristwatch Annual 2009 - The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models, & Specification
NEW. 456 pages, illustrated, 2009. An annual publication with lavish illustrations and details of over 100 of the top makes of wristwatches including, Breguet, Chopard, Glashütte, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Longines, Panerai, Patek Philippe, Rolex, TAG Heuer, Vacheron, etc. Card covers.

* Was £14.00, now reduced to £5.00 *

(Ref: N2830)

Price: 5.00
Braun (P.):  Wristwatch Annual 2011 - The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models, & Specifications

Braun (P.): Wristwatch Annual 2011 - The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models, & Specifications
NEW. Over 400 pages, illustrated, 2011. An annual publication with lavish illustrations and details of over 100 of the top makes of wristwatches including, Audemars Piguet, Breguet, Chopard, Glashütte, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Longines, Panerai, Patek Philippe, Rolex, TAG, Vacheron, etc. Card covers.

* Was £14.00, now reduced to £5.00 *

(Ref: N2831)

Price: 5.00
Braun (P.):  Wristwatch Annual 2013 - The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models, & Specifications

Braun (P.): Wristwatch Annual 2013 - The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models, & Specifications
NEW. 384 pages, illustrated, 2012. An annual publication with lavish illustrations and details of over 100 of the top makes of wristwatches including, Audemars Piguet, Breguet, Chopard, Glashütte, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Longines, Panerai, Patek Philippe, Rolex, TAG, Vacheron, etc. Card covers.

* Was £14.00, now reduced to £5.00 *

(Ref: N2896)
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Price: 5.00

Britten (F.J.): Brittens Old Clocks & Watches and their Makers
O/P. 700 pages, illus., 9th edition, 1989. A good copy of the latest edition of this well-known work which has a very good listing of London clock and watch makers. Every enthusiast should have a copy of one of the editions of this book. Very good copy with good dust jacket (wear to edges). (Ref: SP109 - N2)

Price: 35.00

BHI:  Principles and Explanations of Timekeepers by Harrison, Arnold and Earnshaw

BHI: Principles and Explanations of Timekeepers by Harrison, Arnold and Earnshaw
O/P. An introduction to and facsimile reprint of papers published by the Commissioners of Longitude about Harrison's, Arnold's and Earnshaw's chronometers in 1767, 1805 and 1806. The cloth/marbled boards edition published in 1984, the British Horological Institute's 125th anniversary year. A fine copy, bookplate inside front cover.

** Was £150.00, now on special offer at £95.00 **

(Ref: SK436 - F6)
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Price: 95.00

Bruton (E.): The Longcase Clock
O/P. 246 pages, 32 figs., 146 plates, 2nd edition, reprinted 1977. The second and best edition of this well known work. A useful book about longcase and clocks (English, American and European) including their history, movements, cases and makers. A very good copy, no dust jacket. (Ref: SP117 - K1)

Price: 15.00

Bundock (M.): Margate Clock Tower

Bundock (M.): Margate Clock Tower
NEW. 46 pages, illustrated, 2013. The clock tower was built to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee in 1877 and has a 3-train clock by William Potts & Sons of Leeds. Unusually, the top of the tower has a Time Ball which is currently being restored to working order. An interesting history. Card covers.

** Was £10.00, now on special offer at £7.00 **

(Ref: SN3418)

Price: 7.00

Cescinsky (H.) & Webster (M.R.): English Domestic Clocks
O/P. 354 pages, 407 figs., reprinted 1969. The classic work on English clocks, no enthusiast should be without a copy as most of the book is still relevant and of use today. A good copy with dust jacket.

** Was £30.00, now on special offer at £20.00 **

(Ref: SK1017 - E4)

Price: 20.00

Cutmore (M.): The Pocket Watch Handbook
O/P. 208 pages, 47 figures, 36 plates, 1985. A good, serious introduction to the subject with a wealth of information for the enthusiast. A very good copy with good dust jacket.

** Was £10.00, now on special offer at £5.00 **

(Ref: SK87 - Z1)

Price: 5.00

Edwardes (E.L.): The Grandfather Clock
O/P. 270 pages, 221 plates, 3rd edition, reprinted 1974. All editions of this book are different, with different illustrations, and all are worth reading. A good copy with faded dust jacket. (Ref: SP115 - T3)

Price: 10.00

Edwardes (E.L.): The Grandfather Clock
O/P. 271 pages, 221 plates, 3rd edition, 1971. All editions of this book are different, with different illustrations, and all are worth reading. A very good copy (bookplate on ffep), no dust jacket. (Ref: SP119 - H6)

Price: 12.00

Guye (S.) & Michel (H.) : Time & Space - Measuring Instruments from the 15th to the 19th Century
O/P. 289 pages, 295 illustrations, 1st English language edition, 1971. An interesting book charting the development of clocks, watches, chronometers and navigational instruments. A good copy with good dust jacket.

** Was £15.00. now on special offer at £7.50 **

(Ref: SK2003 - A2)

Price: 7.50

Jagger (C.): The Artistry of the English Watch
O/P. 160 pages, 93 plates, 1988. A detailed well illustrated study of the design and decoration of English watchcases and movements from about 1600 to the Victorian era. With chapters on materials and techniques. Good copy with good dust jacket (wear to bottom of spine). (Ref: SP106 - W3)

Price: 14.00

Leopold (J.H.): The Almanus Manuscript
O/P. 306 pages, illustrations and descriptions of 30 clocks, 1971. This book reproduces and translates the manuscript written in 1475, of Brother Paulus Almanus. He was entrusted with care of the clocks in Rome and made elaborate notes on the clocks he considered interesting. Very good copy with very good dj. (Ref: SP113 - B3)

Price: 20.00

Lippincott (K.) editor: The Story of Time
O/P. 304 pages, over 400 colour illustrations, 1999. A unique multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural exploration of every aspect of time across the earth from the earliest civilisations to today. Written, with original contributions from many international authors the 5 main sections are : The Creation of Time, The Measurement of Time, The depiction of Time, The Experience of Time and The End of Time. A very good copy of the softback edition. (Ref: SP111 - V2)

Price: 5.00

Locke (J.): Your Clock - The Owner's Guide to Mechanical Clocks

Locke (J.): Your Clock - The Owner's Guide to Mechanical Clocks
NEW. 50 pages, illustrated, 2002. An introductory guide for the new and novice clock owner. Card covers.

** Was £7.00, now on special offer at £3.50 **

(Ref: SN2841)

Price: 3.50

Loomes (B.): Country Clocks and their London Origins
O/P. 192 pages, illus., 1st and only edition, 1976. This book is often overlooked these days but it is essential reading for the chapter on the Fromanteel family; it contains accurate information, the result of much research. Good copy (bookplate on ffep) no dust jacket. (Ref: SP118 - N1)

Price: 15.00

Maddison (F.R.) & Turner (A.J.): Museum of the History of Science Catalogue 2 - Watches
O/P. 91 pages, illus., 1973. A catalogue of the watches at this excellent Museum in Oxford. Good copy, card covers.

** Was £15.00, now on special offer at £7.50 **

(Ref: SK1258 - BX4)

Price: 7.50


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