English Country Grandfather Clocks. The Brass-dial Longcase.
4to. 7 x 10 inches. 223 pp, Bound in original black cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has slightly sunned spine; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated throughout by frontispiece and by 124 plates in text and by 14 text figures. History and survey of English longcase clocks made outside London, 1660-1830, when the painted dial largely eclipsed the brass dial. By Richard Barder (b.1937), antique dealer and writer on clocks and angling. The title was first published by David and Charles, 1975.
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