Thursday, February 23, 2012

Clocks & watches (The Connoisseur Illustrated Guides) by Alan Smith

Clocks & watches (The Connoisseur Illustrated Guides) by Alan Smith

The Connoisseur, London., 1975. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good- repaired tear to rear, dj is in protective archival cover. 8vo. 222pp. Bibliography & Index. Fully illustrated with 26 color plates and over 400 line drawings by Peter Fitzjohn. This book covers the mechanical characteristics at length, with a section on tools and working methods. Also: early Renaissance clocks and watches; classical English horology; English Rococo and Neo-classicism; Eclecticism in the 19th century; those of American, Europe and Japan 1675-1900.

Price: $15.00

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