English Church Clocks, 1280 - 1850: History and Classification (Monograph No. 5 / Antiquarian Horological Society)

By: Beeson, C.F.C.

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132pp, index, bibliography, 86 illustrations, loose (edge creased) errata slip.Green boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in a Good+ (slightly edge rubbed with minor loss) dustwrapper. Chapters cover the history of mechanical and English church clocks; clocks with 2-post and 4-post wrought iron frames; cast iron frames; flat bed frames; 2-post and 4-post wood frames; chimes; dials; jacks, automata and astronomical dials; makers' signatures; a county gazetteer. Scarce first edition, in dustwrapper.

Title: English Church Clocks, 1280 - 1850: History and Classification (Monograph No. 5 / Antiquarian Horological Society)

Author Name: Beeson, C.F.C.

Categories: Clocks & Watches,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Phillimore & Co Ltd: 1971

ISBN Number: 0900592788

ISBN Number 13: 9780900592782

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good+

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 018487

Keywords: Clocks Horology Church Clocks