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Humbert (B.):  The Chronograph Its Mechanism and Repair

Humbert (B.): The Chronograph Its Mechanism and Repair
NEW. 158 pages, 259 figures. 3rd edition 1990. A treatise (originally published circa 1950) on the chronograph, by the Professor of Special Chronograph Courses at the Bienne School of Watchmaking. Hardback. (Ref: N1789)

Price: 55.00

Hundorf (K) & Saluz (E.): A Brief History of the Wristwatch
S/H. 40 pages, illustrated, 2006. A history of the subject from about 1900, when watches were first worn on the wrist, to today when many people never take them off. A fine copy, card covers. (Ref: K2392 - A1)

Price: 7.00

Hunter (J.): Clocks
O/P. 160 pages, illustrated, 1991. A good introductory book on the subject which also includes a chapter on watches. A good copy with good dust jacket. (Ref: K1508 - G3)

Price: 5.00

Hurcomb (W.E.): The Wetherfield Collection of 222 Clocks
O/P. 95 pages, 2nd edition, 1929, illustrating clocks from this famous collection. A useful reference book. Red cloth covers a little marked as usual, contents good. (Ref: K158 - E6)

Price: 50.00

Huygens (C.): Horologium
O/P. 20 pages, 1 illustration, 1970. A facsimile reprint of the Latin text of Christiaan Huygens' famous work Horologium (first published in 1658), together with an English translation by Ernest Edwardes. An offprint from Antiquarian Horology. Very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K3419 - BX17)

Price: 25.00

Huygens (C): Horologium Oscillatorium
O/P. 162 pages, figs., reprinted 1966. A high quality facsimile reprint of Christiaan Huygens' most famous work first published in 1673. A fine copy (with Francis Wadsworth's bookplate inside front cover). [Latin language] (Ref: K2994 - R1)

Price: 95.00

Hyatt-Woolf (C.): The Optical Dictionary
O/P. 77 pages plus 9 pages of advertisements, 1904. An optical and opthalmological glossary of English terms, symbols and abbreviations, together with the English equivalents of some French and German terms. A good copy for its age, corners bumped, inner hinges weak. (Ref: K3853 - A1)

Price: 18.00

[lllinois Watch Company]: Illinois Watches and their Makers
O/P. [52 pages], illustrated, reprinted 1999. A reprint of a booklet issued by the Illinois Watch Company circa 1920 which reproduced talks, articles and letters which appeared in the factory newsletter and advertising literature. A very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K2728 - M1)

Price: 15.00

Imai (K.): Rolex 2421 Uhren
O/P. 142 pages, illustrated, 2002. An identification and price guide (in Deutchmarks) to Rolex wristwatches. A useful book for collector's and enthusiasts. [German language] (Ref: K5052 - F1)

Price: 15.00

Imai (K.): Rolex - 3621 Wristwatches

Imai (K.): Rolex - 3621 Wristwatches
NEW. 224 pages, 3621 illustrations, 2009. A virtual catalogue of Rolex wristwatches, with reference numbers and brief technical details for each of the 3621 watches photographed, grouped by 14 model lines - Bubbleback, Submariner, Oyster Perpetual, Explorer, etc., etc. An essential book for Rolex enthusiasts as it shows virtually all case and dial variations produced in each of the different models. With dust jacket. (Ref: N2193)

Price: 60.50

Imai(K.): Rolex - 3621 Wristwatches
S/H. 224 pages, 3621 illustrations, 2009. A virtual catalogue of Rolex wristwatches, with reference numbers and brief technical details for each of the 3621 watches photographed, grouped by 14 model lines - Bubbleback, Submariner, Oyster Perpetual, Explorer, etc., etc. An essential book for Rolex enthusiasts as it shows virtually all case and dial variations produced in each of the different models. A fine copy with fine dust jacket. (Ref: K4403 - H2)

Price: 40.00

Immisch (M.): Prize Essay on the Balance Spring and its Isochronal Adjustments

Immisch (M.): Prize Essay on the Balance Spring and its Isochronal Adjustments
O/P. 50 pages, 7 figs., 1872. The prize winning essay, on the watch balance spring, in a competition organised by the British Horological Institute - the prize being given by Baroness Burdett Coutts. Baroness Burdett Coutts, a prominent supporter of the BHI, was a Victorian heiress who spent much of her fortune on philanthropic causes. An excellent copy with good tight original binding, minor wear to corners, minor stains to rear cover.

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(Ref: K1762 - Y1)
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Price: 125.00

Inder (P.M.): Clocks and Watches in the Collection of the Exeter Museums and Art Gallery
O/P. 22 pages, 10 watches illustrated, 1972. A small catalogue of the collection. A good copy, card covers. (Ref: K805 - BX12)

Price: 9.00

Introna (E.) & Ribolini (G): Famous Watch Houses
O/P. 207 pages, illustrated, 1993. An introduction to the history and wristwatches of 22 leading Swiss watch brands, well illustrated in colour. A fine copy with very good dust jacket. (Ref: K2553 - A3)

Price: 30.00

Ionides (S.A.) & (M.L.): One Day Telleth Another
O/P. 324 pages, illus., reprinted 1946. A book about time, in the widest sense, with chapters on Time; Days; Seasons; The Sun; The Moon; Eclipses; Planets; Comets; the Calendar; Precession; Constellations; Navigation and Cosmology. A good copy, spine worn. (Ref: K4747 - M1)

Price: 5.00

Isnardi (A.): The Master of Omega - Speedmaster - Flightmaster - Speedsonic

Isnardi (A.): The Master of Omega - Speedmaster - Flightmaster - Speedsonic
O/P. 367 pages, well-illustrated, 2006. A comprehensive and detailed guide to the full range of Speedmaster, Flightmaster and Speedsonic wristwatches produced between 1957 and 2006, with illustrations of cases, movements, dials and bracelets. Complete with separate 21-page price guide. Fine copy (hardback) with fine dust jacket; the price guide also in fine condition, card covers. [English & Italian language]

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(Ref: K5064)
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Price: 395.00

Italiaander (R.): Bei Wempe gehn die Uhren anders
O/P. 274 pages, illustrated, 1978. The history of the first 100 years of the Wempe jewellery, watch, clock and chronometer business, founded in 1878 and still owned by the Wempe family. Good copy with dust jacket. [German language] (Ref: K3371 - V2)

Price: 18.00

[IWC]: The Da Vinci SL. A new chapter in the history of Time according to Da Vinci
O/P. 16 pages, illustrated, 1998. A sales brochure for the IWC Da Vinci SL range of wristwatches, with price list (in CHF). A very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K2773 - BX12)

Price: 4.00

[IWC]: Watch International
O/P. 9 issues of Watch International the watch magazine from IWC Schaffhausen, various date from 2005 - 2011. The magazines contain articles about IWC and IWC watches as well as non horological articles such as the Cresta Run, Burj Dubai (the world's highest building) and the Galapagos Islands. Very good condition, card covers. (Ref: K3414 - T3)

Price: 20.00

[IWC]: Watches from IWC. A complete catalogue of masterpieces from Schaffhausen
O/P. 142 pages, illustrated, 1988. A sales brochure for this famous watch brand with price list dated October 1989. A very good copy. (Ref: K4116 - K1)

Price: 9.00


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