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[Science Research Council]: : Royal Greenwich Observatory
O/P. 25 pages, illus, no date. Published in the 1970's this booklet describes the work of the RGO at Herstmonceux Castle, the Observatory's location since 1948. Good copy. Card covers. (Ref: K3691 - BX 11)

Price: 7.00

Seaby (W.A.): Clockmakers of Warwick and Leamington (to 1850)
O/P. 64 pages, 9 figures, 1981. A useful contribution to knowledge about regional clockmakers. As well as the two towns in the title the book also covers the clockmakers of the nearby villages of Barford, Leek Wootton and Sherbourne. A very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K467 - G5)

Price: 15.00

Seibel (E.) & Hagans (O.R.): Complicated Watches
O/P. 136 pages, 152 figs., 1945. A practical manual for the repair of chronographs and other complicated watches. A very good copy. Card covers. (Ref: K1205 - BX10)

Price: 25.00

[Seiko]: Value Checking List, Lassale, Seiko, Pulsar, Alba, Lorus Quartz Watches August 1998
O/P. 26 pages, 1998. "Value Checking" is a list of current consumption, coil resistance, battery number, etc., for use when testing each calibre of Seiko quartz wristwatches. Very good copy, paper covers. (Ref: K4838 - BX17)

Price: 5.00

[Seiko]: Value Checking List, Lassale, Seiko, Pulsar, Alba, Lorus Quartz Watches June 1999
O/P. 28 pages, 1999. "Value Checking" is a list of current consumption, coil resistance, battery number, etc., for use when testing each calibre of Seiko quartz wristwatches. Very good copy, paper covers. (Ref: K4839 - BX9)

Price: 5.00

Seitz & Co.: Guide for Users of Synthetic Jewels
O/P. 76 pages, illustrated, no date (circa 1970?). Seitz & Cie are Swiss manufacturers of watch jewels and watchmaker's tools. A useful brochure on synthetic jewels, their properties, and how they are made and tested. Very good copy, card covers, spiral bound. (Ref: K4840 - N2)

Price: 10.00

Selby (I. de L.): Wristwatches
O/P. 80 pages, illustrated in colour, 1994. An introductory collector's guide to identifying, buying and enjoying new and vintage wristwatches. The hardback edition, good copy with good dust jacket. (Ref: K3215 - T3)

Price: 7.00

Sellink (J.L.):  Dutch Antique Domestic Clocks,  ca. 1670 - 1870 and some related examples

Sellink (J.L.): Dutch Antique Domestic Clocks, ca. 1670 - 1870 and some related examples
O/P. 367 pages, illus., copy 389 of 1000 copies, 1973. A useful, well illustrated, reference book on 200 years of Dutch clockmaking illustrated with important examples from the Oegstgeest Museum. The book includes fine Amsterdam longcase clocks as well as Hague Clocks, staartkloks and stoelkloks. This book is now hard to find. A very good copy with good dust jacket.

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(Ref: K1242 - G6)

Price: 195.00

Setchell (J.R.M.): Clockmaking in York: An Overview
O/P. 9 pages, 7 figs, [ 1993 ]. An interesting paper published by the author; it was also published in Antiquarian Horology. A good copy with inscription, signed by author, on front cover. Paper covers. (Ref: K3900 - BX4)

Price: 10.00

[Seth Thomas]: Seth Thomas U.S. Navy Maintenance Parts Catalog Mechanical, Boat and Deck Clocks
O/P. [40 pages], illus., No date. A reprint of the maintenance parts catalog section (only) of the 1953 manual Navships 250-624-9 produced with the assistance of Seth Thomas. A good copy, stapled card covers. (Ref: K3628 - G1)

Price: 5.00

Seth Thomas Clocks: Seth Thomas Clocks for 1939
O/P. 24 pages, illustrated, 1995. A facsimile reprint of a catalogue of Seth Thomas clocks, first issued in 1938. The items include key wound spring-driven clocks and self-starting electric models. Very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K4992 - W3)

Price: 9.00

Severs (D.F.): A Concise Guide to the Clockmakers of Northallerton and their Clocks

Severs (D.F.): A Concise Guide to the Clockmakers of Northallerton and their Clocks
NEW. 339 pages, 42 plates, 10 figs., 2008. A limited edition of 400 numbered copies. A detailed and well researched book about the clocks and clockmakers of this North Yorkshire market town. The earliest clockmaker in the town was Mann Beckett who married there on Saint Valentine's Day 1719/20. The author's previous book on Northallerton makers is now hard to find and expensive; buy this one before it goes out of print. Card covers. (Ref: N1874)
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Price: 25.00

Severs (D.F.): A Concise Guide to the Clockmakers of Northallerton and their Clocks
S/H. 339 pages, 42 plates, 10 figs., signed by author, 2008. A limited edition of 400 numbered copies. A detailed and well researched book about the clocks and clockmakers of this North Yorkshire market town. The earliest clockmaker in the town was Mann Beckett who married there on Saint Valentine's Day 1719/20. The author's previous book on Northallerton makers is now hard to find and expensive. Fine copy, card covers. (Ref: K3914 - N1)

Price: 20.00

Severs (D.F.): Bedale's Clockmakers: Clockmaking in Another North Yorkshire Market Town

Severs (D.F.): Bedale's Clockmakers: Clockmaking in Another North Yorkshire Market Town
NEW. 187 pages, 30 plates, 4 figs., 1 map, a limited edition of 250 copies, signed by author, 2010. A well researched book on the clockmakers of this market town, including the well known Terry family and Bedale's first clockmaker, George Smithyes. Card covers. (Ref: N2381)
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Price: 23.50

Severs (D.F.): Northallerton's Clockmakers: Hugh Pannell and his Successors
O/P. 244 pages, 36 plates, signed by author, 1998. Number 150 of 300 copies. A well researched and detailed book about the clocks and clockmakers of this Yorkshire market town. A fine copy, card covers.

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(Ref: K2196 - G1)

Price: 110.00

Severs (D.F.): Ripon's Clockmakers: Clockmaking in a Former West Riding Market Town

Severs (D.F.): Ripon's Clockmakers: Clockmaking in a Former West Riding Market Town
NEW. 268 pages, 54 plates, 2 maps, limited edition of 250 numbered copies, signed by author, 2013. A well researched book on the clockmakers of this market town. Ripon's earliest clock maker was Martin Eyre in 1608, followed by George Mills a century later. 75 clockmakers are recorded prior to 1900. Card covers. (Ref: N3488)
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Price: 25.00
Severs (D.F.): Stokesley's Clockmakers - Clockmaking in a North Yorkshire Market Town

Severs (D.F.): Stokesley's Clockmakers - Clockmaking in a North Yorkshire Market Town
NEW. 139 pages, 36 plates, a limited edition of 250 numbered copies, 2008. A well researched book with a detailed account of the 29 clockmakers, and their clocks, who worked in Stokesley between 1740 and 1900. Card covers. (Ref: N1926)
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Price: 20.00
Seymour (L.A.): Morbier Clocks - History, Identification, and Repair

Seymour (L.A.): Morbier Clocks - History, Identification, and Repair
NEW. 66 pages, 101 illustrations, 2009. As Maitzner & Moreau's book Comtoise Clocks is out of print, this book has filled a gap in the market and will be of use to all enthusiasts who purchase one of these French clocks and want to know more about its history and how to put it into working order. Card covers. (Ref: N2133)

Price: 17.50

Shadwell (C.F.A.): Notes on the Management of Chronometers and the Measurement of Meridian Distances
O/P. 228 pages, 2nd edition, 1861. This book was written by a Captain in the Royal Navy for students of nautical science, and navigators, to get the best timekeeping out of chronometers and to enable them to accurately measure chronometric differences in longitude. A very good copy still in publishers blue cloth binding with blind tooling to front and rear boards.

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(Ref: K1320 - S1)

Price: 195.00

Shaffer (D.H.): Clocks
O/P. 127 pages, 115 illus., 1980. Published by the Cooper-Hewitt Museum this book has a detailed study of the American pillar and scroll shelf clock as well as information about other American clocks and clocks from other countries. A very good copy, the dust jacket with two small tears and now in plastic wrapper. (Ref: K1450 - C1)

Price: 15.00


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