Sundials Incised Dials or Mass-Clocks. A Study of the Time-Markers of Medieval Churches, containing descriptions, photographs, diagrams and analysis of dials, chiefly in Hampshire, but also in various other Counties
London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1926, First Edition. Cloth-Covered Boards. Hardback 8vo. 140mm x 225mm tall (5.5" x 9" approx.). Pp xx, 203 + a frontispiece and 25 other plates with 96 illustrations in b/w photo & line, and with 14 illustrations, 35 diagrams, and a short bibliography in the text. Previous owner's feint signature [one S. Whitaker] to front pastedown and a few minor external rubs, otherwise very good, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title & rulings. Very Good/No Jacket.
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