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Image for Johann Ludwig Eberhardt and His Salem Clocks

Johann Ludwig Eberhardt and His Salem Clocks

By: Albright, Frank P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12557


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Clockmakers and Craftsmen of the Avery Family in Connecticut

By: Avery, Amos G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hartford, The Connecticut Historical Society: 1987

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 11617


not issued with a dust jacket; previous owner's blindstamp at bottom of half-title page. Illustrated with 2 maps, a frontispiece, a genealogical chart, and 76 plates, all in black and white. View more info

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New England Clocks at Old Sturbridge Village: The J. Cheney Wells Collection

By: Avery, Amos G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sturbridge, MA, Old Sturbridge Village: 1966

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 10377


four pages with circled number in margin, paper clip impressions on 3 pages. Illustrated with 39 full page black and white plates. View more info

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Le Temps de Cartier

By: Barracca, Jader, Giampiero Negretti, and Franco Nencini

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Milan, Wrist International SRL: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12279


dust jacket with puckering to laminate (as usual). Organized chronologically: La Belle Epoque 1873-1910; The Time of Elegance 1910-1920; Les Annees Folles 1920-1925; Art Deco Masterpieces 1925-1929; Styles for a New Era 1929-1945; Like the Phoenix 1945-1972; and The Birth of a Legend 1972-1989. Profusely illustrated in color and in black and white with hundreds of examples of clock and watches from Cartier. View more info

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Die Uhrenmacher des hohen Schwarzwaldes und ihre Werke, 2 volume set

By: Bender, Gert

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Villingen/Schwarzwald, Verlag Muller: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15405


in cardboard slipcases, volume 2 published 1979. Illustrated in black and white with some color. Text in German. View more info

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The Clockmakers' Library: The Catalogue of the Books and Manuscripts in the Library of the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers

By: Bromley, John (compiler)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Parke Bernet: 1977

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10751


dust jacket slightly faded on spine, rubbed at folds, small tears at top and bottom of front fold. The collection is organized into four sections: Printed Books with 901 described and indexed; Manuscripts with 176 described and indexed; Portraits with 39 described; and Prints, Drawings, Paintings and Photographs with 35 described. Illustrated with 52 black and white plates. View more info

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Comic Character Timepieces: Seven Decades of Memories

By: Brown, Hy with Nancy Thomas

Price: $55.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Schiffer Books: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 22389


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The Longcase Clock

By: Bruton, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger: 1968

Seller ID: 10807


2nd printing 1969; light foxing to top edge of text block, dust jacket price-clipped with foxing to exposed area of flaps. With illustration on 22 black and white plates. 26 figures accompany the text. View more info

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The Watch from its origins to the XIXth century

By: Cardinal, Catherine

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Secacus, NJ, Wellfleet Press: 1989

Seller ID: 11410


reprint edition. This work sets forth the history of the watch, not only from the technical standpoint but also from the artistic perspective. It examines how watch decoration has kept pace with fluctuations in decorative style. The influence of new techniques, such as over-enamel painting, is also taken into account. It draws on classical works and personal research of unpublished documents. 106 illustrations in full color, 74 in black and white. View more info

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Vermont Clock and Watchmakers, Silversmiths, and Jewelers

By: Carlisle, Lilian Baker

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Burlington, VT, Lilian Baker Carlisle: 1970

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10083


#747 of 1000 copies. The only comprehensive compendium of information concerning early Vermont silversmiths, clock and watchmakers and jewelers, this book also includes four separate chapters detailing the craft of watchmaking, the advances in clockmaking pioneered by Vermont craftsmen and the styles, forms and design in gold and silverwork executed in America's fourteenth state. Illustrated with more than 200 reproductions of contemporary nineteenth-century advertis... View more info

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Six Quaker Clockmakers

By: Chandlee, Edward E.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania: 1943

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 10091


signed by author on title page; very good slipcase with slight wear and light soiling. This is the story of the Chandlee family of clockmakers: Abel Cottey was the first Quaker clockmaker; his son-in-law Benjamin Chandlee was the second; Benjamin Chandell, Junior was the third; Goldsmith Chandlee was the fourth; Ellis Chandlee was the fifth; and Isaac Chandlee was the sixth. With 163 illustrations primarily of clocks and clock works. View more info

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Clocks & Watches: The Collection of the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers

By: Clutton, Cecil and George Daniels

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby, Parke Bernet: 1975

Seller ID: 11184


reprinted 1980. The collection is organized into three categories: Watches of various escapements with 539 described and many illustrated in black and white; Clocks of various drives with 86 described and many illustrated in black and white; and Miscellaneous clocks, sundials and other items, loans, and recent acquisitions with 67 described and many illustrated in black and white. In addition, several objects are illustrated on five color plates. View more info

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The American Clock

By: Distin, William H. and Robert Bishop

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1976

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15026


dust jacket spine lightly sunned. 661 clocks are described and illustrated. Contains a listing of 6,153 clockmakers. View more info

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A Century of Fine Carriage Clocks

By: Fanelli, Joseph and Charles Terwilliger

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bronxville, NY, Clock Trade Enterprises: 1987

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27311


dust jacket with small tear at top of spine. This impressive volume features one hundred examples of the most sought-after carriage clocks in this country that are still in private collections, each beautifully photographed in color. Often several views of a clock are given to show parts of the case, the engraving, enameling or other features in greater detail. View more info

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Dixie Clockmakers

By: Gibbs, James W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gretna, LA, Pelican Publishing: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16637


shelf wear to bottom of boards, dust jacket rubbed at extremities. With 59 illustrations. View more info