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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


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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A Study of Simon Willard's Clocks

By: Husher, Richard W. and Walter W. Welch

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Nahant, MA, Husher and Welch, 1980

Edition: 1st


dust jacket with light foxing to front and back panels.The book is organized into ten chapters and is illustrated in black and white: 1. The thirty hour Grafton wall clock (26 illustrations); 2. Willard shelf clocks (26 illustrations); 3. The improved timepiece or banjo clock (35 illustrations); 4. The regulator banjo clock (14 illustrations); 5. Gallery clocks (33 illustrations); 6. The patented alarm or lighthouse clock (25 illustrations); 7. Tall case clocks (26 il... View more info

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American Clocks: With a Special Section on Self-Winding Clocks, Volume 2

By: Ly, Tran Duy

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Fairfax, VA, Arlington Book Company, 1991

Edition: 1st


1992 price up-date laid-in; slight curling to corners of cover.This book features clocks and clock information not found in Volume 1, including self-winding clocks. View more info

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Cartier Watchmaking Collection 2014

By: Maison Cartier

Price: $15.00

Publisher: np, Cartier, 2014

Edition: 1st


not issued with a dust jacket.Beautifully illustrated in color. View more info

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Catalogo Ilustrado del Museo de Relojes de las Bodegas Zoilo Ruiz-Mateos, S/A

By: Montañés, Luis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jerez de la Frontera, La Atalaya, 1977

Edition: 1st


light rubbing to extremities. 301 clocks are described and illustrated, 38 in color. Text in Spanish. View more info

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Clock & Watchmakers in Canada: 1700 to 1900

By: Langdon, John E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Anson-Cartwright Editions, 1976

Edition: 1st


An alphabetical listing of clock makers, watch makers, and jewellers, with the places where they were located and the dates of birth and death, if available. View more info

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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


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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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


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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Comic Character Timepieces: Seven Decades of Memories

By: Brown, Hy with Nancy Thomas

Price: $60.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Schiffer Books, 1992

Edition: 1st


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Complete Price Guide to Watches, No. 31, 2011

By: Engle, Tom, Richard E. Gilbert, Richard M. Gilbert, and Cooksey Shugart

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mount Pleasant, SC, Tinderbox Press, 2011


31st edition. View more info

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Connecticut Clockmakers of the Eighteenth Century

By: Hoopes, Penrose R.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1930

Edition: 1st


The book is organized into two parts. Part One, Clockmaking in Eighteenth Century Connecticut discusses the pioneers, early clocks, brass clockmaking, wood clockmaking, and public clocks. Part Two, Clockmakers in Eighteenth Century Connecticut has biographies of seventy-nine clockmakers, illustrations (8 of clock works, 24 of clock faces, and 24 of clock cases), bibliography, index of names, and index of plates. 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


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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Dixie Clockmakers

By: Gibbs, James W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gretna, LA, Pelican Publishing, 1979

Edition: 1st


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

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English Lantern Clocks

By: White, George

Price: $595.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, Antique Collectors' Club, 1989

Edition: 1st


The lantern clock, the earliest practical English domestic timekeeper, remained the prized possession of the nobility and rich merchant classes until is was superseded by the pendulum clock in the early 1660s. This definitive study covers the history, mechanism, restoration and conservation of the lantern clock. It describes how English clockmaking was structured, as a well organised and integrated industry employing specialist craftsmen, long before the pendulum ar... View more info

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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


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