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Hana W.F.J.): Engelse Lantaarnklokken
O/P. 156 pages, 127 illustrations, paperback edition, 1977. The Dutch version of Hana's well known book about English lantern clocks. A good copy, card covers. [Dutch language] (Ref: K1973 - F3)

Price: 9.00

Hana (W.F.J.): English Lantern Clocks
O/P. 159 pages, 127 plates, 1st English edition, 1979. This was the first book on the subject and is still useful to have on the shelf. The book includes 17th century clocks as well as clocks and alarm timepieces from the 18th century. A very good copy with dust jacket, the latter a bit worn to edges. (Ref: K356 - F3)

Price: 10.00

Hana (W.F.J.): Klokken
O/P. 80 pages, illus., 1963. An introduction to Dutch clocks. Card covers. [Dutch language] (Ref: K3261 - X1)

Price: 5.00

Hana (W.F.J.): Klokkenkijkboek
O/P. 58 pages plus 148 illustrations, 5th edition, 1978. An introduction, in Dutch, to European clocks. Worth having for the photographs alone. A good copy, card covers. (Ref: K136 - M2)

Price: 9.00

Harding (R.E.M.): The Metronome and its Precursors
O/P. 37 pages, 18 plates, 1983. A reprint of a book first published in 1938 which is a detailed study on the origins of musical time and expression. Mälzel patented his metronome in 1815 and millions have been made since then. A very good copy. (Ref: K1540 - Y1)

Price: 14.00

Harris (H.G.): Collecting and Identifying Old Clocks
O/P. 256 pages, 131 figures, 1977. A beginners guide to English, American and French clocks. A very good copy. (Ref: K3381 - X2)

Price: 9.00

Harris (J. Carter): The Clock and Watch Makers American Advertiser - Being a compilation of Advertisements .......

Harris (J. Carter): The Clock and Watch Makers American Advertiser - Being a compilation of Advertisements of the Trade, including those of the Mathematical and Philosophical Instrument Makers, Published in the News-Papers of the American Colonies and States, from A.D. 1707 to 1800
NEW. 534 pages and an additional 10-page index, 2003. A useful source for information about 18th century British makers who emigrated to America, and for American makers/repairers/retailers. The book is fully indexed by name and subject so the information is accessible. A useful research tool for enthusiasts who do not have access to early American newspapers. Hardback with transparent film wrapper. (Ref: N396)
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Price: 36.00

Harris (J. Carter): The Clock and Watch Makers American Advertiser - Being a compilation of Advertisements of the Trade, including those of the Mathematical and Philosophical Instrument Makers, Published in the News-Papers of the American Colonies and States, from A.D. 1707 to 1800
S/H. 534 pages and an additional 10-page index, 2003. A useful source for information about 18th century British makers who emigrated to America, and for American makers/repairers/retailers. The book is fully indexed by name and subject so the information is accessible. A useful research tool for enthusiasts who do not have access to early American newspapers. A very good copy, hardback with transparent film wrapper. (Ref: K2943 - Y3)

Price: 30.00

Harris (P.B.): Modern Watch & Clock Repairing
O/P. 250 pages, 148 illus., 1972. 'Modern' in the title means 1944 when this book was first published. The book was written for beginners who wanted to improve and become professional clock and watch repairers. A good copy. (Ref: K1593 - D3)

Price: 9.00

[John Harrison]: Ephemera re: Westminster Abbey Memorial
O/P. Two interesting items of John Harrison ephemera. The first is a 10-page order of service sheet for the unveiling and dedication of the memorial to John Harrison in Westminster Abbey on 24 March 2006, complete with a ticket for a reserved seat. The second is a programme for the three Harrison celebration lectures held on the same day, again complete with a ticket. All in good condition, card covers. (Ref: K4941 - BX13)

Price: 10.00

Harrison (P.): Gledhill-Brook Time Recorder Co. Ltd. England. 1912 - 1964

Harrison (P.): Gledhill-Brook Time Recorder Co. Ltd. England. 1912 - 1964
O/P. 59 pages + 20 pages illustrating the Gledhill-Brook product range, signed by author, 1991. A detailed study of the Gledhill-Brook Company who produced over 50,000 time recorders for commercial use. This was the first in a planned series of papers on the early history and development of industrial time recorders, I think only two were published. Only 500 copies of this book were printed so it is now scarce. A fine, copy, card covers.

* Was £45.00, now on special offer at £30.00 *

(Ref: SK1581 - Z1)
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Price: 30.00

Harrold (M.C.): American Watchmaking - A Technical History of the American Watch Industry 1850 - 1930
NEW. 144 pages, 210 photographs, 36 figures, reprinted 2017. First published as supplement #14 to the NAWCC Bulletin in 1984 this book is a comprehensive overview of the American Watchmaking industry with information about the watches, how they were made and the companies that made them. Card covers. (Ref: N4975)

Price: 18.00

Harrold (M.C.): American Watchmaking - A Technical History of the American Watch Industry 1850 - 1930
O/P. 144 pages, 210 photographs, 36 figures, 1984. Published as supplement # 14 to the NAWCC Bulletin in 1984 this book is a comprehensive overview of the American Watchmaking industry with information about the watches, how they were made and the companies that made them. The quality of the text and photographs is much superior in this original edition than it is in the 2017 reprint. Very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K1319 - G4)

Price: 20.00

Hartley (H.) editor: The Royal Society - Its Origins and Founders
O/P. 275 pages, 29 plates, 1960. The origins and foundation of the Royal Society of London together with biographical sketches of the 12 founder members and some of those who played a major part in the early days of the Society. A very good copy with good dust jacket (faded to spine). (Ref: K4710 - TC8)

Price: 15.00

Haselton (P.H.): The Watchman's Clock in America - A Brief History
O/P. 114 pages, illus., 1 folding plate, 1993. A good history, with details of the clocks and their manufacturers, from the introduction of the watchman's clock by J. E. Buerk in 1861 up to their decline in the 1970's. Good copy, the card covers now faded. (Ref: K2979 - Y1)

Price: 40.00

Hasluck (P.N.): The Clock Jobber's Handybook
O/P. 159 pages, 105 figures, 12th edition, 1948. This book is well-known to clock enthusiasts who want to clean and overhaul clock movements. A fine copy with very good dust jacket (how rare is that!). (Ref: K1031 - V1)

Price: 15.00

Hasluck (P.N.): The Watch Jobber's Handybook
O/P. 144 pages + 10 pages of advertisements, 106 figures, 1st edition, 1887. A practical manual on the cleaning, repair and adjusting of watches with information on the tools and materials used. A good copy, very clean internally, cloth now a little worn, corners a little bruised. (Ref: K1148 - E5)

Price: 18.00

Hasluck (P.N.): The Watch Jobber's Handybook
O/P. 144 pages, 106 figures, 1936. A practical manual on the cleaning, repair and adjusting of watches with information on the tools and materials used. A very good copy, covers faded. (Ref: K1253 - M1)

Price: 15.00

Hasluck (P.N.): The Mechanic's Workshop Handybook
O/P. 136 pages, 8th edition, 1911. A practical manual of information of use to the enthusiast in his workshop. Spine very worn, front cover partly detached. (Ref: K3498 - W1)

Price: 5.00

Haspels (J.J.L.): Musical Automata - Catalogue of the automatic musical instruments in the National Museum 'From Musical Clock to Street Organ'

Haspels (J.J.L.): Musical Automata - Catalogue of the automatic musical instruments in the National Museum 'From Musical Clock to Street Organ'
O/P. 256 pages, illustrated, signed by author, 1994. A high quality publication, the catalogue of the automatic musical instruments in the National Museum van Speelklok tot Pierment, Utrecht. The collection includes musical clocks, cylinder and disc musical boxes, pianolas, orchestrions and street organs. A fine copy with fine dust jacket. [English language edition] (Ref: K4183 - G7)
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Price: 85.00

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