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Horology (Clocks and Watches)

Horology (Clocks and Watches)

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19th & 20th Century Clocks & Instruments
1 19th & 20th Century Clocks & Instruments
Salem, New Hampshire R.O. Schmitt Auctioneers, 2000 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Auction catalogue from May 8, 2000, a Silent Auction Catalog of Important Antique Clocks, unpaginated. Press release from 1997 laid in from the Auctioneer, detailing the terms of sale. The Introduction mentions that this Spring 2000 catalog marks a departure from the old ways of displaying wares to the public, since now the clocks and watches can be displayed on the Internet, as jpegs are included. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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2 Bailey, Chris H. Two Hundred Years of American Clocks & Watches
Upper Saddle River, NJ Prentice-Hall, 1975 0139351302 / 9780139351303 Hardcover Fine Very Good- Hardcover 4to - over 9 
Publisher's brown, cloth-covered boards with gilt titles. Colored endpapers. Jacket is very nearly fine with a little overall "dullness" and a tiny bit of rubbing in two places along the top. Beautiful color illustrations by John Garetti. Large format. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.60 USD
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Johann Philipp Treffler, Clockmaker of Augsburg, Bedini, Silvio A.
3 Bedini, Silvio A. Johann Philipp Treffler, Clockmaker of Augsburg
Columbia, Pennsylvania Reprint Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 12mo 7" - 7 
Interesting little stapled pamphlet reprint of an article published originally and serially in the Bulletin of the Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc. Illustrated with several photos and diagrams. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Clock and Watch Catalogue, Spring 1988, Gordon S. Converse & Co.
4 Gordon S. Converse & Co. Clock and Watch Catalogue, Spring 1988
Strafford, Pennsylvania Gordon S. Converse, 1988 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Tightly bound, internally clean catalog from Spring, 1988, from a leading U.S.-based horologist. Several score clocks and watches illustrated in black-and-white. Wraps with toning. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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Year Clocks: their characteristics and methods of repair, Hagans, Orville R., editor and compiler
5 Hagans, Orville R., editor and compiler Year Clocks: their characteristics and methods of repair
Denver, Colorado Orville R. Hagans, First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover pamphlet, minor wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Former price-sticker. 21 pp., lots of black-and-white illustrations throughout. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Story of Time, Mr. Barny
6 Mr. Barny The Story of Time
Mr. Barny, 1961 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 
Tightly bound, internally clean catalog, about 20 pages. Several score clocks and watches illustrated in black-and-white. Foreword provided by Mr. Barny himself, very interestingly written. Several score black-and-white illustrations. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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The Inside Story of the Fine Swiss Watch, The Watchmakers of Switzerland
7 The Watchmakers of Switzerland The Inside Story of the Fine Swiss Watch
The Watchmakers of Switzerland, 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Good Hard Cover 
Interesting format, stiff cardboard covers, comb-binding, and with a multi-page, taped, accordion-style advertisement tipped in. Promotional item between watch-dealers and would-be customers, taking the latter through the process, step-by-step, of shopping for and buying a fine Swiss watch. Published for authorized jewelers, this being copy J382, for The Time Shop. Boards moderately rubbed, sunned, and edgeworn. Text is right side up, then upside down on verso. Binding tight, black-and-white illustrations and photos galore. Unpaginated pages. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.25 USD
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