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The Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide

The Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Britten, F. J.

Widely regarded as one of the most famous and useful encyclopedias on watch- and clock-making, this eleventh edition of the regularly updated guide was first published in 1907. This is the final edition Britten completed before his death in 1913, and it is full of classic informa...tion on tools, repairs, terms, and definitions. Britten's book is the only place to get invaluable information on watch- and clock-making techniques and technology of the early-twentieth century and be-fore. The Watch and Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide is an important resource for hobbyists, artists, antique dealers, history buffs, students, and horologists-amateur and professional alike.
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ISBN 9781616082055
Released NZ 16 Mar 2011
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781616082055
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
Imprint Skyhorse Publishing
Released 16 Mar 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Britten, F. J.
Category Antique Clocks & Watches
Reference Works
Number of Pages 504
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 140mm
Dewey Code 681.114
Weight 492g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Clocks and watches
NBS Text Antiques & Collectables
ONIX Text General/trade