Braunschweig: Klinkhardt & Biermann, 1961. With over 700 black & white illustrations and 20 color plates. 518pp., thick 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (corners a bit bumped). Braunschweig: Klinkhardt & Biermann, (1961). Near fine.
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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.
Cologne: Konemann, 1999. Hundreds of photographs. 512pp., tall, thick 4to, grey cloth, faded d.w. Koln: Konemann, (1999). A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Text in German, French and English.
London: Routledge, 1914. Profusely illustrated with drawings and photographs by the authors. 354pp. 4to, 3/4 green morocco, rubbed, spine faded to brown, top of spine repaired. London: Routledge, 1914. Second Edition. Very good.
New York: Stokes, 1938. 275 black & white text illustrations. 182 pages tall slim 8vo, brown cloth. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1938. First Edition. Lacks front endpaper, still a very good copy.
New York: Dutton, 1976. With 661 illustrations, some in color. 359pp. 4to, boards, dust wrapper. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1976. First edition. A 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...
London: British Museum, 1996. 15 color plates, black & white illustrations. 207pp., 8vo, black cloth, d.w. London: British Museum, (1996). A fine copy in a very good (+) dust wrapper.
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...
Paris: Encyclopedique de Roret, 1837. 8 very large folding plates with several detailed diagrams each. 328pp. 24mo, 1/2 vellum, marbled boards; (covers soiled; t.p. partially loose; foxing, including plates; worming to some margins). Paris: Encyclopedique de Roret, 1837. Very good.
Paris: A. Moynet. Illustrated. 157 pages. Slim 4to. Thick paperback, re-cased, manuscript title on new cloth spine. Paris: A. Moynet, (no date, circa 1910). A very good copy of a scarce title. A catalog of tools and supplies for the manufacture of clocks and watches.
New York: Macmillan, 1977. 312 illustartions. 318pp., small 4to, cloth, d.w. New York: Macmillan, 1977. Fine.
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).
Rutland: Tuttle, 1970. Many black & white illustrations. Small 4to, black cloth, d.w. Rutland: Charles Tuttle, (1970). Fine.
Glasgow: Blackie and Son, 1859. Illustrated with 20 engraved folding plates at rear. Pictorially engraved half title. 466 pages. Tall thick 8vo, 3/4 brown morocco, marbled endpapers. Glasgow: Blackie and Son, 1859. Some light foxing, still a very good(+) copy.
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.
New York: Putnam, 1979. Numerous illustrations, including color plates. 4to,green cloth, d.w. New York: Putnam, (1979). Fine.
New York: Exeter Books, 1984. Numerous illustrations, including color plates. 4to, maroon cloth, d.w., corners of cloth lightly bumped. New York: Exeter Books, (1984). A near fine copy in a fine dust wrapper.
London: Batsford, 1952. 272 black & white and 4 color plates including many clear photographs of clock movements. 317 pages. Tall 4to, blue cloth. London: Batsford, (1951). Fine.
Folio, linen. (Muenchen: Moos, 1965). Complete facsimile of the richly illustrated Venice 1615-16 edition; with brief text by Adolf Wissner.
New York: Dial, 1975. Introduction by Arnold Toynbee. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. Square 4to, brown cloth, d.w. New York: Dial Press, 1975. A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.