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LOOMES, BRIAN
Country Clocks and Their London Origins
Newton Abbot, David & Charles. 1976, First Edition. (ISBN: 0715370790). Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 150mm x 215mm tall (6" x 8.5" approx.). 192pp, with some illustrations in b/w photo and line. Previous owner's neat inscription to front free endpapers, otherwise fine, in the original black cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the fine and unclipped, illustrated dust-wrapper. Almost Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 003816
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.5 US$ 31.93 | JP¥ 3361]
Keywords: Horology Clock Clocks Watch Watches Time Telling Timetelling Mensuration Science Scientific Instrument Instruments Biography Biographies History Fromanteel Horology Biography and Bibliography 0715370790

 
SPERRY GYROSCOPE CO. LTD.
The Sperry Gyro Compass Instructions, Replaceable Parts List and Instructions for the Mk E.XIV. WITH Volume 1 No. 1 "The Sperry Review", Published January 1947
Great West Road, Brentford, Middlesex, The Sperry Gyroscope Co. Ltd. Hard Cover. Hardback. 222mm x 287mm tall (8.5" x 11.25" approx]. The "Compass Instructions" section comprises: title-leaf and 32pp with 39 illustrations in b/w and line. The "Replaceable Parts List for the Sperry Mark E.XIV Gyro-Compass Equipment" comprises: title-leaf + 27pp, illustrated in line throughout. The section "Instructions for the Operation of the Mk E.XIV Gyro-Compass Equipment with Control Panel Mk E.XVI and Alarm Unit Mk. E.V. 220 Volt D.C. Supply" has title-leaf + 4pp with two b/w photos, and the final section; "Instructions for the Operation and Care of the M.K. L.I. Motor Generator 220 Volts D.C. Supply with Spare Parts List" has a title-leaf + 6pp, with one b/w photo. Some marginal dusting, otherwise very good, in the original blind-ruled, dark-green cloth-covered board loose-leaf binder with brass screws and central gilt logo.The loosely-inserted first issue of "The Sperry Review", 6.75" x 9.25" approx. 22pp with illustrations in b/w & line, is a fine copy as issued, in the colour-printed paper covers. Also loosely inserted are 6 stapled blue-prints and a couple of sheets of hand-written notes on Ellerman's City Line headed notepaper.
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Book number: 001726
GBP 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 31 US$ 35.76 | JP¥ 3765]
Keywords: Maritime Ship Ships Boat Boats Navigation Scientific Instruments Compass Compasses Gyro Gyros Gyroscopic Inertia Physics Sea Gyroscope Gyroscopes Radar Catalog Catalogs Catalogue Catalogues Sperryscope Ellerman Ellermans Hydrography Aeroplane Transport, i

 
MAFFIOLI, C.S., & PALM L.C. - EDITORS
Italian Scientists of the Low Countries in the XVIIth and XVIIIth Centuries. Invited Papers from the Congress held in Utrecht on 25-27th May 1988, to Commemorate the 350th anniversary of the Publication of Galileo Galilei's 'Discorsi..' Leyden, 1638
Amsterdam, Rodopi. 1989, First (& 0nly?) Edition. (ISBN: 9051831218). Boards, Lge 8vo. Hardback, 170mm x 245mm tall (7" x 9.75" approx.). Pp (x), 334, with 43 illustrations in b/w photo & line, + 4pp Publisher's adverts. Fine, in the original laminated boards. Fine/No Dust Jacket.
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Book number: 002997
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.77 | JP¥ 1345]
Keywords: Science Scientist Scientists Scientific Instrument Instruments Galileo Van Marum Vf40 Science and Medicine Biography and Bibliography 9051831218

 
GRANT, G.A.A., M.A. [CANTAB], F.I.N., F.R.G.S., MASTER MARINER & KLINKERT, J., F.I.N., F.R.MET.S., ASSOC. I.N.A., EXTRA MASTER
The Ship's Compass, Including General Magnetism; Theory; Practice and Calculations Relating to Magnetic and Gyro Compasses
London, Routledge and Kegan Paul Ltd. 1957, First Edition, 2nd. Imp. Decorated Cloth-Covered Boards. Hardback 8vo. 140mm x 225mm tall (5.5" x 9" approx.). Pp xi, 436, with a frontispiece plate, 161 text figs. (several printed in red & blue), plus 16 plates with 19 b/w photo illustrations. Almost fine, in the original dark-blue, cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title/gilt compass-rose to front board, and with slightly dusty and price-clipped, but otherwise very good dust-wrapper. The corrected 2nd Impression of the 1st Edn. Almost Fine/Good.
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Book number: 002688
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20 US$ 22.99 | JP¥ 2420]
Keywords: Sea Sailing Ship Ships Maritime Science Scientific Instruments Navigation Compass Compasses History Sailing Magnet Magnetism Sundial Sundials Dialling Maritime Sea Map Maps Mapping Gilbert Instrument Seafaring Navigating Navigational Determining Course Co

 
MARKHAM, H.V. INTRO. [ SIR HENRY V. MARKHAM, PERMANENT SECRETARY TO THE BOARD OF ADMIRALTY ]
B.R. 9. Manual of the Admiralty Gyro-Compass ( Sperry Type ) 1941
London, His Majesty's Stationery Office. 1941, First (& Only) Edition Thus. Hardback, 150mm x 250mm tall (6" x 9.75" approx.). Pp 155, comprised of: viii, 94, + 28 double-folding detailed diagrams and 25 plates with a total of 37 b/w photographs. Top of front board sun-faded and lacking blank front free endpaper. Otherwise good, in the original dark-blue cloth-covered boards/yellow spine title.
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Book number: 002203
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20 US$ 22.99 | JP¥ 2420]
Keywords: Maritime Ship Ships Boat Boats Navigation Scientific Instruments Compass Compasses Gyro Gyros Gyroscopic Inertia Physics Sea Gyroscope Gyroscopes Radar Catalog Catalogs Catalogue Catalogues Sperryscope Technology

 
MARPERGERS, PAUL JACOB
Horologiographia
Leipzig, George G.W. Callwey. 1977, First Edition Thus. (ISBN: 3766703994). Hard Cover. 110mm x 170mm tall approx. Pp [xvi], 288 incl. frontis. plate. A facsimile reprint of the edition of 1723, in the original dark-blue cloth-covered boards/red spine title. Fine, in rubbed and faded but good dust-wrapper. Fine/Good.
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Book number: 000497
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 49.5 US$ 57.47 | JP¥ 6050]
Keywords: Sceats Sundial Sundials Clock Clocks Bells Time Science Technology History Scientific Instrument Instruments Horology Dialling Time-Keeping Timekeeping Horology Sundials 3766703994

 
MASSEY, EDWARD
Second [ & Third] Appendix to the Account of Massey's Patent Log and Sounding Machine, &c. &c. &c.
Liverpool, Printed by Egerton and W. Smith, Navigation Shop. 1808, First (& Only?) Edition. Postage will be reduced for this light item. 125mm x 203mm tall (4.75" x 8" approx.). 16pp hand-sewn provincially-printed pamphlet. Very good, in the original, double, grey paper plain covers. A rare survival and not listed in COPAC.
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Book number: 002278
GBP 225.00 [Appr.: EURO 247.25 US$ 287.34 | JP¥ 30252]
Keywords: Log Patent Patents Massey Ship Speed Measure Measures Measuring Technology Science Scientific Instrument Instruments Technology Liverpool Mersey Merseyside Provincial Machine Machines Lead Sounding Sounder Depth Gauging Gauge Gauges Portsmouth Spithead Co

 
MERCER, TONY, WITH A FOREWORD BY LIEUT-COMMANDER DAVID HARRIES R.N. (RETD).
Mercer Chronometers. Radical Tom Mercer and the house he founded.. LIMITED, SIGNED, EDITION
Ashford, Kent, Brant Wright Associates Ltd. 1978, First Edition. (ISBN: 090351219x). Hardback 4to. 190mm x 256mm tall (7.5" x 10.25" approx.). Pp xxiv, 251 + a tipped-in frontispiece and 25 other colour-plates, and with 75 other illustrations in b/w & line. Fine, in the original gilt-panelled turquoise cloth-covered boards/gilt titles/green book-marker ribbon, and with the edge-rubbed but otherwise good and unclipped, pictorial dust-wrapper. Stamped to half-title leaf "First Edition Book Number 361", and signed by the Author. NOTE this is quite a different work from the recently reprinted "Mercer Chronometers". Fine/Good. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 005979
GBP 385.00 [Appr.: EURO 423 US$ 491.67 | JP¥ 51765]
Keywords: Clock Clocks Horology Time Time-Keeping Marine Navigation History Technology Greenwich Instrument Science Scientific Instruments Clerkenwell Bibliography Rupert Gould Harrison Chronometer Chronometers Hydrography Horology Travel and Exploration Weights an

 
MEYRICK, CAPTAIN RICHARD, COMPILER
The John Gershom Parkington Collection of Time Measurement Instruments - Catalogue Mark III
Bury St. Edmunds, St. Edmundsbury Borough Council. 1979, First Edition thus. 4to. 185mm x 240mm tall (7.25" x 9.5" approx.). 46pp, with 51 b/w photos & 2 text figs. Fine, in the original b/w photo-illustrated soft card covers. Fine.
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Book number: 003139
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 672]
Keywords: Clock Clocks Watch Watches Time Timetelling Mensuration Measuring Measures Horology Chronograph Chronographs Chronometer Chronometers Ulysse Nardin Heuer Eberhard Lemania Solivil Titus Schild Excelsior Park Scientific Instrument Bury St Edmunds Museum Mus

 
MINER, O. IRENE SEVREY
The Junior True Book of Communication
London, Frederick Muller Limited. 1963, Reprint. Cloth. Ill.: Miner, Irene & Evans, Katherine. Hardback, 183mm x 214mm tall (7" x 7.5" approx.). 47pp, illustrated throughout in black and bold primary colours by Irene Miner and Katherine Evans. Small tape residues to the endpapers, a neat school library stamp impression to the front free endpaper; a couple of external accession numbers, otherwise very good [and apparently unread],, in the original illustrated boards/black titles. and with the slightly chipped & rubbed, unclipped colour-illustrated dust-wrapper. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 006073
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 15.96 | JP¥ 1681]
Keywords: Childrens Illustrated Telephone Telecommunication Signalling Morse Telegraphy Symbols Signs Paper Printing Wireless Radio History Technology Children's Illustrated Miner, Irene & Evans, Katherine

 
MOORHOUSE, JOHN, WITH A FOREWORD BY ELIOT ISAACS, CURATOR, BRITISH HOROLOGICAL INSTITUTE
Good Owner's Clock Guide and Clock Logbook - 2 Volumes
London, N.A.G. Press. 1999, First Edition. (ISBN: 0719802806). Cloth, 8vo. Two volumes, hardback, each 145mm x 222mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" approx.). 224pp, with illustrations in b/w photo and line, plus 4 double-sided plate leaves with a total of 14 colour photographs. Fine, in the original black boards/gilt titles, and a fine and unclipped, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper [the Logbook is believed to have been issued without a d/w]. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 003788
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 19.16 | JP¥ 2017]
Keywords: 0719802903 Clock Clocks Horology Time Time-Keeping Timekeeping Timepieces Collecting Collectibles Dial Dials Science Technology Movements Gear Gears Gearing Trains Physics Longcase Grandfather Horology Technology Antiques and Collectibles 0719802806

 
NÉRET, GILLES [ NERET ] TRANS. BÉRYL WILLIAMS
Boucheron. The Jeweller of Time [ Le Joaillier Du Temps ]
Office Du Livre. 1993, First English Edition. (ISBN: 2880012775). Cloth, 4to. Hardback, 250mm x 288mm tall (10" x 11.25" approx.). 224pp, illustrated throughout in colour & b/w photo. Fine, in the original blue cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with very good and unclipped, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper. Postal quotation for this heavy and impressive tome provided upon request. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 003083
GBP 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 82.5 US$ 95.78 | JP¥ 10084]
Keywords: Hofer Time Measurement Clock Clocks Jewellery Antique Antiques Collectibles Time Timetelling Scientific Instrument Instruments Art France French Horology Vf41 Horology Antiques and Collectibles Art 2880012775

 
HIS MAJESTY'S STATIONERY OFFICE
Calculating & Registering Apparatus [ Calculating Machines, Gauges, Odometers, Etc.] Patents for Inventions Abridgments of Specifications Group XIX, Classes 105 & 106 [ Abridgements ]
Chancery Lane, The Patent Office. 1932, First Edition. Soft Cover, 4to. 188mm x 270mm tall ( 7.5" x 11.5" approx.), Pp xiii, 321 + 8pp Publisher's adverts. Illustrated Abridgments of Specifications numbers 340,001 to 360,000 incl. with illustrations throughout. Withdrawn and sold from Bradford Library, Patents Department, with stamp-impressions to the front cover and a couple of internal upper blank margins. A little external dusting, otherwise very good in the original black-printed paper covers. Good.
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Book number: 005802
GBP 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 71.5 US$ 83.01 | JP¥ 8740]
Keywords: Accounting Calculating Machines Mensuration Measuring Gauges Odometers Testing Apparatus speed Technology Patent Patents Inventions Weights and Measures Technology

 
HIS MAJESTY'S STATIONERY OFFICE
Calculating & Registering Apparatus [ Calculating Machines, Gauges, Odometers, Etc.] Patents for Inventions Abridgments of Specifications Group XIX, Classes 105 & 106 [ Abridgements ]
Chancery Lane, The Patent Office. 1933, First Edition. Soft Cover, 4to. 188mm x 270mm tall ( 7.5" x 11.5" approx.), Pp xii, 369 + 8pp Publisher's adverts. Illustrated Abridgments of Specifications numbers 360.001 to 380,000 incl. with illustrations throughout. Withdrawn and sold from Bradford Library, Patents Department, with stamp-impressions to the front cover and a couple of internal upper blank margins. A little external dusting, otherwise very good in the original black-printed paper covers. Good.
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Book number: 005803
GBP 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 71.5 US$ 83.01 | JP¥ 8740]
Keywords: Calculating Machines Mensuration Measuring Gauges Odometers Testing Apparatus speed Technology Patent Patents Inventions Weights and Measures Technology

 
THE PATENT OFFICE
Watches, Clocks, and Other Timekeepers A.D. 1855-1930 - TWO VOLUME SET - Patents for Inventions. Abridgements of Specifications Class 139.
Seattle, Albert L Odmark. 1979, First Edition Thus. Cloth. Two volumes, hardbacks, each 180mm x 260mm tall (7" x 10.25" approx.) with a total of almost 1,300pp, with copious text figures and alphabetical listings of the names of those inventors [many well-known] granted Letters Patent. Lower free corners of one volume bruised, but otherwise very good, in the original cloth-covered boards/gilt spine titles. Please note that this is a very heavy set and additional postage will be requested for overseas delivery. Very Good/No d/w.
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Book number: 006286
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 93.5 US$ 108.55 | JP¥ 11429]
Keywords: Horology Horlogerie Watch Clock Watches Clocks Time Measurement Science Scientific Instrument Instruments Tools Springs Timekeepers Timekeeping Mensuration Metrology Invention Patent Patents Solar Press Ilkley Inventing Inventions Inventors Robert Houdin

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