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Twelve Titles on Horology

Auction:
2873M
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$111$90

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Auction:
Discovery - 2873M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Twelve Titles on Horology, Horological Dialogues, John Smith, facsimile 1962; The Artificial Clockmaker, William Derham, facsimile 1962; Horological Disquisitions Concerning the Nature of Time, John Smith, Facsimile 1962; Sea Clocks, The Story of Longitude, Louise Borden, 2004; It's About Time, Paul M. Chamberlain, 1978; Juanelo Turriano Charles V's Clockmaker, Jose A. Garcia-Diego, 1986; Gears From the Greeks, Derek De Solla Price, 1974; The Clockwork of the Heavens, Asprey & Company, 1973; Former Clock & Watchmakers and their Work, F.J. Britten, 1894; Time & Clocks H.H. Cunynghame, 1906; The Blacksmith's Craft, Cosira, 1987; Clockmaking, Past and Present, G.F.C. Gordon, 1978.
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

John Smith, The Artificial Clockmaker, William Derham, Louise Borden, It's About Time, Paul M. Chamberlain, Charles V, Clockmaker, Jose A. Garcia-Diego, Asprey & Company, Blacksmith

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