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Grossmann (M.): Der freie Ankergang fr Uhren - Praktische und theoretische Abhandlung
O/P. 352 pages, figures, 20 plates, facsimile reprint 1981. Moritz Grossmann, a watch manufacturer from Glashütte, was awarded first prize in November 1865 by the British Horological Institute for his Prize Essay on the detached lever escapement. This is a reprint of the second edition published in 1893, his essay is a Practical and Theoretical Treatise on the Detached Lever Escapement for Watches and Timepieces. A very good copy with good dust jacket. [German language] (Ref: K5136 - Y2)

Price: 15.00

Grtzsch (H.): Dresden Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon
O/P. 195 pages, illus., 1979. A well illustrated catalogue of 178 clocks, watches and scientific instruments in the collection of the Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon, Dresden. A good copy with dust jacket and card slipcase. [German language] (Ref: K4042 - H5)

Price: 10.00

Gruen Watch Company: Gruen material Catalog No. 453
O/P. 89 pages, illustrated, no date. A materials catalogue for Gruen watch parts, not dated but probably published in the early 1970's. A good clean copy, card covers worn with a few tears. (Ref: K4935 - C1)

Price: 10.00

Gschwind (E.): Montres de Genve / Geneva Watches / Genfer Uhren 1630 - 1720
O/P. [98 pages] including 44 pages of colour plates, 1978. A catalogue of 29 early Geneva made watches, many with fine Geneva enamelling to the cases including examples by the Huaud family. A fine copy. Card covers. [French, English and German language] (Ref: K2801 - J2)

Price: 30.00

Gucci: The 1997 Gucci Timepieces Collection
O/P. A very large format brochure illustrating the 19976 collection of wristwatches. Card covers. (Ref: K3291 - W3)

Price: 5.00

Guroux (F.): Real & Fake Watches - handbook on watch counterfeits

Guroux (F.): Real & Fake Watches - handbook on watch counterfeits
NEW. 297 pages, illustrated, 2nd edition, 2010. A useful book which discusses the counterfeit wristwatch market and then explains in detail how to identify fakes. Comparison photographs are given for 17 watch brands and 97 models comparing real and fake examples. An essential book to have if you buy and collect wristwatches. (Ref: N2287)
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Price: 19.99
Guroux (F.): Watches - An Identification Manual for Contemporary and Collector's Pieces

Guroux (F.): Watches - An Identification Manual for Contemporary and Collector's Pieces
NEW. 283 pages, over 300 illustrations, 2018. The growth in wristwatch collecting, and the value of genuine watches has led to a massive increase in the number of well make fakes on the market. This book is a comprehensive guide to identifying fake wristwatches and is an essential book for collectors and enthusiasts. (Ref: N4511)
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Price: 45.00

Guroux (F.): Watches - An Identification Manual for Contemporary and Collector's Pieces
S/H. 283 pages, over 300 illustrations, 2018. The growth in wristwatch collecting, and the value of genuine watches has led to a massive increase in the number of well make fakes on the market. This book is a comprehensive guide to identifying fake wristwatches and is an essential book for collectors and enthusiasts. An unused copy but with two bruised corners (transit damage).
(Ref: K4515 - E1)

Price: 30.00

Gullick (T.J.): Oil Painting on Glass: Including Mirrors, Windows, Etc.;
O/P. 84 pages, [ 1892 ]. Published by Windsor & Newton this book has, in addition to the main text, a 64-page catalogue of Windsor & Newton's Colours and Materials. A good copy for its age, card covers now discoloured. (Ref: K3304 - V1)

Price: 15.00

Gunther (R.T.): Early Science in Oxford - Volume 1
O/P. 407 pages, illus., 1923. Volume 1 covers Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Surveying. An excellent reference to the early scientists at Oxford University and the Oxford Colleges and the extant scientific equipment they used. A good copy, blue cloth as issued. (1.1 kg) TC3
(Ref: K4700 - TC3)

Price: 35.00

Gunther (R.T.): Early Science in Oxford - Volume 2
O/P. 408 pages, illus., 1923. Volume 2 covers Astronomy. An excellent reference to the early scientists at Oxford University and the Oxford Colleges and the extant scientific equipment they used. The collection of instruments in the possession of the Colleges and the University illustrate several of the most important stages in the progress of astronomical science. A good copy, blue cloth as issued. (Ref: K4702 - TC3)

Price: 50.00

Gunther (R.T): Historic Instruments for the Advancement of Science
O/P. 90 pages, a few line drawings, 1st edition, 1925. A handbook to the Oxford collections prepared for the opening of the Lewis Evans Collection on May 5th 1925. The Lewis Evans Collection, together with instruments from the Oxford University colleges, forms the core of the Museum of the History of Science all still housed in the Old Ashmolean building, Oxford. This is a rare item, so the original print run must have been very small. A very good copy, corners lightly worn. (Ref: K4627 - G5)

Price: 40.00

Gurney (J.) editor: Salon QP 10
O/P. 72 pages, illustrated, 2010. The catalogue for the second 'Salon QP' event held on London in 2010, attended by some of the world's most famous watchmakers including George Daniels, Roger Smith, Vacheron Constantin and Panerai. Fine copy. (Ref: K5116 - P1)

Price: 9.00

Gurney (J.) editor: QP Magazine issue 45
O/P. 108 pages, illustrated, 2010. An interesting issue of this publication as it focuses on 'Fine & Rare' and includes articles on the George Daniels/Roger Smith Anniversary wristwatch; the 1926 Rolex Oyster (water-resistant); and the use of new materials, including silicon, by the Swiss watch industry. Fine copy, card covers. (Ref: K5131 - BX15)

Price: 5.00

Guyot (E.): Dictionnaire des Termes Utiliss dans la Mesure du Temps
O/P. 125 pages, illustrated, 1953. A dictionary of terms used in time measurement, written by the director of the Neuchâtel Observatory. A good copy (but with hole drilled in one corner), card covers. [French language] (Ref: K4921 - Z1)

Price: 5.00

Guyot (E.): Histoire de la Dtermination des Longitudes
O/P. 254 pages, illus., 1955. A detailed history of determining longitude by various methods including lunar distances, chronometers and the electric telegraph, written by the Director of the Neuchâtel Observatory. The chronometer section covers the work of all the pioneers. Card covers worn and creased. [French language] (Ref: K3179 - J1)

Price: 50.00

Guyot (E.): Quelle est la prcision de l'extrapolation de l'heure fournie par les horloges quartz?
O/P. 7 pages, figs., 1959. A paper about the precision of two quartz observatory clocks contained in Communication No. 151 de l'Observatoire Royal de Belgique. A very good copy, paper covers. [French language] (Ref: K4742 - BX6)

Price: 5.00

Haag (J.): La Chronomtrie
O/P. 46 pages, 19 figs., 1936. Published by the Société Chronométrique de France this if the record of a conference held in Lille in June 1935. Clean copy, binding loose, paper covers, now detached. [French language] (Ref: K3190 - BX16)

Price: 9.00

Haas (C.) & Saluz (E.C.): A Brief History of Clock and Time
O/P. 40 pages, illustrated, 2007. This book describes the development of clocks and the development of the concept of time in our culture, with illustrations of some of the items in the collection of the German Watch and Clock Museum at Furtwangen. Very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K5023 - F5)

Price: 5.00

Hackmann (W.D.) editor: Alexander Bain's Short History of the Electric Clock (1852)
O/P. 31 pages, illustrated, 1973. A reprint of Bain's famous pamphlet about his clocks together with an introduction and commentary by Hackmann. The book includes a list of 7 Bain clocks in British museums. A very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K3459 - BX7)

Price: 16.00


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