Image Not Available

Britten's Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers

Baillie, G.H., Clutton, Ilbert

Published by New York: Bonanza Books, 1956
Condition: Fine Hardcover
Buy Used
Price: US$ 65.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

Twelfth Street Booksellers
Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since June 18, 2002

About this Item

HC, 7th edition published 1956, DJ, 8 3/4 x 11, xx, 518pp,illustrated 183 b/w plates, 40 figs, appendices: Glossary, Hallmarks, Bibliography, List of Former Clocks and Watch Makers, Index.(Arntzen & Rainwater P234). The standard work on horological history. Twenty years after the 6th edition (1932), the need for a completely rearranged and revised edition resulted in this 7th edition, a work to be understood by the average collector and to present the horological picture as a whole, with it's highly specialized parts put in perspective. Historical and descriptive account of the different styles of clocks and watches in England and abroad with a list of nearly 14,000 makers.This book is heavy and requires extra postage. F/F. Bookseller Inventory # 659

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Britten's Old Clocks and Watches and Their ...

Publisher: New York: Bonanza Books

Publication Date: 1956

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Store Description

We are a mail order business dealing in Used, Out-of-Print & Rare books(some in print books as well),with a specialty of books on jewelry, gems and gemology, and have been in business since 1985. Our titles consist of period jewelry, jewelry designers, jewelry collections, gems, gem and jewelry appraising, antique jewelry, rings, necklaces, earings, engraved gems, gem mining, diamonds,opals,emeralds, ruby and sapphire,jade, amber, pearls, pearl diving gem hunting adventures diamond mining, history of jewelry, crown jewels,Lalique, Cartier, Buccellati, Falize,Chanel, William Spratling, Faberge, Bulgari, and much more. We sell to gemologists, collectors,jewelry historians,jewelry appraisers,jewelry and gem dealers,jewelry designers, libraries, institutions, museums, auction houses, and lovers of fine art and jewelry books. We are listed in the Rare Book Room Directory of ABE, and were featured in ABE's Bookseller Spotlight, November 2004. We also feature bibliographies, catalogues, and reference books, poetry, literature, books about books, and a general selection of used, out of print and rare books.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.


Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal Bank/Wire Transfer