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Early English clocks

a discussion of domestic clocks up to the beginning of the eighteenth century

by Percy G. Dawson

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Published by Antique Collectors" Club in [Woodbridge, Suffolk, England] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Clocks and watches -- England -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPercy G. Dawson, C.B. Drover & D.W. Parkes.
      ContributionsDrover, C. B., Parkes, D. W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK7495.G7 D38 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination550 p. :
      Number of Pages550
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3114011M
      ISBN 100902028596
      LC Control Number82222649

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      Bibliographic Search. Word Index (Phase I) Word Index (Phase II) Browse (Phase I) Browse (Phase II). OCLC Number: Description: 57, [5] pages: color illustrations ; 30 cm: Contents: Thomas Harvie fecit, c. --First period lantern clock, Bowyer workshop c. --William Bowyer, London fecit, c. --Claudius Malbrank, c. --First period lantern clock c. Possibly John Cattle --William Bowyer in Leaden Hall Street at London fecit, c. --George Newtn Mee Feset, c.

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Symonds. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: A reference work in English horology, up to the beginning of the 18th century, examining the work and evolution of the the clockmakers' craft.

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Dawson, C.B. Drover & D.W. Parkes Antique Collectors'. Book begins with the science of time and ancient time keeping devices before moving into the history of mechanical clocks and mechanical watches (pocket watches).

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Early English Clocks. A Discussion of Domestic Clocks up to the Beginning of the Eighteenth Century by Dawson, Percy G; Drover, C B; Parkes, D W. Woodbridge: Antique Collectors' Club. VG: in very good condition without dust jacket. Book-plate on paste-down. Reprint. Blue/gilt hardback cloth cover.

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