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The Elements of Clock and Watch-work, adapted to practice

Auction:
2502
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

The Elements of Clock and Watch-work, adapted to practice, Cumming, Alexander 192pp, 16 folded plates
In contemporary marbled boards, rebacked and corners reinforced, with owner's signatures on first and second fly leaves, "Josiah Woodley/Kineton/April 21 1795" and "Josiah Woodley/Kington [sic]/Oct 29th 1821".

Estimate $800-1,200

Tears to title page with loss, relined with wove paper, scattered marginal notes in ink, moderate foxing.

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