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Last updated 1 September 2018

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Our special book offers for September 2018:

Antiquarian Horological Society: Antiquarian Horology, Volume 10
O/P. Complete volume of 7 issues and index, unbound, card covers, as issued. This volume covers the period December 1976 to June 1978. Outer covers of issues very lightly dust stained due to age.

** Was £15.00, now on special offer at £5.00 **

(Ref: SJ12)

Price: 5.00

Antiquarian Horological Society: Antiquarian Horology, Volume 11
O/P. Complete volume of 6 issues and index, unbound, card covers, as issued. This volume covers the period September 1978 to December 1979.

** Was £15.00, now on special offer at £5.00 **

(Ref: SJ539)

Price: 5.00

Antiquarian Horological Society: Antiquarian Horology, Volume 12
O/P. Complete volume of 6 issues and index, unbound, card covers, as issued. This volume covers the period March 1980 to June 1981.

** Was £15.00, now on special offer at £5.00 **

(Ref: SJ544)

Price: 5.00

Antiquarian Horological Society: Antiquarian Horology, Volume 13
O/P. Complete volume of 6 issues and index, unbound, card covers, as issued. This volume covers the period September 1981 to December 1982. Good condition.

** Was £15.00, now on special offer at £5.00 **

(Ref: SJ13)

Price: 5.00

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

Blackwell (D.J.):

Blackwell (D.J.): "Vienna Regulators" of Lenzkirch and Lorenz Bob ca. 1870
NEW. 144 pages, illustrated, 2nd edition, 1990. A reprint of the oldest known Lenzkirch catalogue illustrations together with those from a Lorenz Bob catalogue of similar date. This edition has an additional 24 pages showing many early Lenzkirch models not found in the 1870's catalogue. The book includes an introduction, historical essay and suggestions for the care of Vienna regulators, by the author. Soft covers.

** Was £10.00, now on special offer at £6.00 **

(Ref: SN619)

Price: 6.00

Britten (F.W.): The Watch Repairer's Instructor
O/P. 140 pages, 112 figs., 1944. A practical handbook on cleaning, repairing and adjusting with information on tools and materials. A good copy.

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

(Ref: SK53 - C2)

Price: 7.50

Jagger (C.): Royal Clocks, The British Monarchy & its Timekeepers 1300 - 1900
O/P. 340 pages, well illustrated, 1983. A very good copy of the hardback edition, with good dust jacket, in original slipcase as issued.

** Was £30.00, now on special offer at £15.00 **

(Ref: SK164 - E3)

Price: 15.00

Kaltenbck (F.): Viennese Timepieces

Kaltenbck (F.): Viennese Timepieces
NEW. 263 pages, 527 illustrations, 1993. A comprehensive description of clock and watch production in Vienna from the 17th century up to the second half of the 19th century. The book, which has excellent photographs, has chapters on watches, zappler clocks, bracket clocks, wall clocks, longcase clocks, and a listing of Viennese clock and watch makers. For collectors of true Viennese regulators this is the best book on the subject. With dust jacket and slipcase.

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

(Ref: SN424)
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Price: 20.00

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.

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

(Ref: SP118 - N1)

Price: 7.50

Marshall (T.): The Quaker Clockmakers of North Oxfordshire

Marshall (T.): The Quaker Clockmakers of North Oxfordshire
NEW. 252 pages, approx 530 colour illustrations, 2013. An excellent book on the group of Quaker blacksmith/clockmakers, in the form of the Gilkes and Fardon families - who, along with their descendants, relatives and apprentices, produced one of the most iconic styles of English country clockmaking, instantly recognisable to clock collectors - the iron-posted hoop and spike clock with distinctive ring and zigzag engraved dials. With dust jacket.

* Now on special offer at £15.00 *

(Ref: SN3184)

Price: 15.00

Nicholls (A.): English Bracket and Mantel Clocks
O/P. 160 pages, 112 illustrations, 1981. A good book about bracket and mantel clocks from before 1700 through to the late Victorian period. Information includes the numbering system of several makers. Very good copy with very good dust jacket (faded to spine).

** Was £35.00, now on special offer at £20.00 **

(Ref: SK226 - E3)

Price: 20.00

Nuttall (R.H.): The Arthur Frank Loan Collection - Early Scientific Instruments
O/P. 60 pages, illustrated, 1973. The catalogue of a large collection of scientific instruments collected by Arthur Frank, a trained optician and optical instrument maker. Good copy.

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

(Ref: SK2748 - BX12)

Price: 5.00

Ovens (R.) & Sleath (S.): Time in Rutland - a History and Gazeteer of the Bells, Scratch Dials, Sundials and Clocks of Rutland
O/P. 400 pages, illustrated, 2002. A very comprehensive book, with a wealth of information for horologists and campanologists, about England's smallest county. The book has a gazetteer of all bells, sundials and turret clocks known to be in Rutland and a biographical listing of all Rutland clockmakers plus notes on clockmakers from outside the county who made clocks which are now located in the county. A useful section is devoted to information about British bell founders who supplied bells to Rutland - this information is not easily available elsewhere. A fine copy with very good dust jacket.

** Was £20.00, now on special offer at £10.00 **

(Ref: SK1666 - Z2)

Price: 10.00

Pryce (W.T.R.) & Davies (T.A.): Samuel Roberts Clock Maker
O/P. 450 pages, 129 figs., 1985. The definitive work on Samuel Roberts, an eighteenth-century craftsman in the Welsh rural community of Llanfair Caereinion. Roberts produced about 600 clocks and his Account Book for the period 1755 - 1774 is reproduced as an appendix. A very good copy of an excellent book, with good dust jacket.

** Was £25.00, now on special offer at £15.00 **

(Ref: SK777 - F6)

Price: 15.00

Tribe (T.) and Whatmoor (P.): Dorset Clocks and Clockmakers
O/P. 234 pages, 38 illus., 1981. An excellent book on the county and also useful for the listing of makers in the Channel Islands (Alderney, Guernsey and Jersey). Good copy with good dust jacket.

** Was £6.00, now on special offer at £4.00 **

(Ref: SK858 - D1)

Price: 4.00

Turner (A.J.): Time
O/P. 248 pages, illustrated, 1990. The catalogue of the exhibition 'Images of Time' held in Amsterdam in 1990. This was a large exhibition with 810 exhibits to illustrate and explore every aspect of time and time measurement from ancient history up to the modern era. Card covers, now worn and a little creased.

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

(Ref: SK2014 - M3)

Price: 7.50

White (G.S.J.): The Clockmakers of London
O/P. 48 pages, illustrated, 1998. An interesting introduction to the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers and its fine collections of books, manuscripts, clocks and watches housed at the Guildhall Library, London. A very good copy, card covers.

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

(Ref: SK2205 - BX9)

Price: 7.50

Wolfendale (A.): Harrison in the Abbey
O/P. 78 pages, illustrated, 2006. A book published in honour of John Harrison on the occasion of the unveiling of his memorial in Westminster Abbey, London on 24 March 2006. The book contains articles on John Harrison, his work and its significance, as well as articles on the Abbey, the memorial itself, and the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers. A fine copy, card covers.

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

(Ref: SK3586 - J1)

Price: 7.50

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