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London: Bloomsbury, 1989. Being an historical and descriptive account of the different styles of clocks and watches of the past, in England and abroad containing a list of nearly 25,000 makers. Folding frontispiece, 388 illustrations including 40 in color. 700 pages. Very thick 4to, black boards, d.w. London: Bloomsbury, (1989). Ninth edition revised and enlarged by Cecil Clutton. A very good(+) copy.
London: Spon, 1922. Being an Historical and Descriptive Account of the Different Styles of Clocks and Watches of the Past, in England and Abroad.To which is added a list of nearly 12,000 makers. Frontispiece, many illustrations. 822pp. Very thick 8vo, black cloth; torn at head. London: Spon, (1922). Fifth Edition. Very good.
New York: Bonanza, 1956. A historical and descriptive account of the different styles of clocks and watches of the past, in England and abroad containing a list of nearly 14,000 makers. Folding frontispiece, Many illustrations. 518pp. Thick 4to, blue cloth, d.w. New York: Bonanza, (1956). Seventh Edition. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
London: Sotheby's, 1977. The Catalogue of the Books and Manuscripts in the Library of the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers. Illustrated, slim 4to, cloth, d.w. (somewhat worn and with label removed from front panel). London: Sotheby Parke Bernet, (1977). A near fine copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
London: National Art-Collection Fund, 1978. A Catalogue of the Leeds collection. 2 volumes. Over 650 illustrations, including 12 full-page mounted color. Tall 4to, blue cloth, d.w. Published by the National Art-Collection Fund and the Leeds Art Collections Fund, 1978. Inscribed by the author. Fine in fine d.w. "A lavishly illustrated survey of furniture at the two celebrated country house museums maintained by Leeds City Council." The collection includes fine 18th century English, as well as continental, colonial, and Oriental furniture...
Boston: 1887. Interesting A.L.S., 8vo. 1 page, South Congregational Church, Boston, May 18, 1887, to an assistant during the restoration of the church interior, in full: "Do not forget that the clock upstairs was a special gift and should not be sold as other property is." *Note: a very elaborate antique grandfather clock that was presented to the Congregational Church by Josiah Quincy is currently housed at Harvard University. Fine condition. American Author and Unitarian Clergyman best remembered for his...
Zurich: Peter Ineichen, 1982. Profusely illustrated in color and in black & white. 288 pages with text in English. Square 4to, publisher's orange leather with gilt-decorated cover and spine (backstrip evenly faded and lightly scuffed), t.e.g. Zurich: Peter Ineichen, (1982). A near fine copy of the special limited signed edition of 500 copies, protected in a board slipcase. Number 25 of 500 copies (300 in English), signed by both the authors along with Henri Stern & Philippe Stern; with an...
Dusdeldorf: Vogel, 1980. Numerous illustrations in color & in black & white. Slim 4to, black cloth, d.w. (chipped at head of spine). (Dusseldorf): Vogel, (1980). A fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. German catalogue detailing the holdings of H. Vogel of Dusseldorf of vintage Patek Philippe watches (mostly pocketwatches).
Cooper-Hewitt, 1980. 31 color plates and 115 black and white photographs. 127 pages. 4to, cloth- backed boards, d.w. (d.w. very slightly darkened at top edge). Cooper-Hewitt Museum,: (no place: New York or Washington D.C.) 1980. Near-fine copy in a good dust wrapper. From The Smithsonian Illustrated Library of Antiques, General Editor: Brenda Gilchrist.