This page details Books for Sale.Please contact me for full details of any item plus p&p cost.
I am not a book dealer,the items listed are from several small libraries which I am selling for myself and others for practical use by enthusiasts.
Part exchanges for interesting horological and other technical items/tools are welcome.
All the books on this site are in stock,available for inspection.
Atterbury.Discovering Britain's Lost Railways (AA) 1999.£8.
Banfield. Antique Barometers.1st Edn. 1976. £5.
Barder.English Country Grandfather Clocks.1983. £30
Borer.Modern Watch Repairing and Adjusting.1942. £10.
Brackett. English Furniture Illustrated.1950. £10.
British Clockmakers Heritage Exhibition.
Science Museum Catalogue.1952. SOLD.
Britten.Watch and Clockmakers Dictionary and Guide.
16th edn.1987. £30.
Britten. As above but 1886 edition. £35.
Bruton.The Long Case Clock.1964. £20.
Bruton.Clocks and Watches.1968. £12.
Bruton.The History of Clocks and Watches.1979. £12.
Bruton.Antique Clocks and Clock Collecting.1983. £5.
Bunt.Hallmarks on Gold and Silver Plate.1949. £12.
Camerer Cuss.The Country Life Book of Watches.1967. £10.
Cantrill et al.The Practical Painter and Decorator Illustrated.
1930's.Scumbelling and painted effects. £6.
Cescinsky.The Gentle Art of Faking Furniture.1969. £35.
Cescinsky.English Domestic Clocks.1976. £30.
Clark.Musical Boxes.A History and Appreciation.1961. £20.
Cumhail.Investing in Clocks and Watches.1970. £7.
Cunynghame.Theory and Practice of Clockmaking.
Royal Society of Arts.Cantor Lectures.1909. £10.
Curtis ed.Clocks and Watches.Lyle Antiques Valuations.
Identification and price guide.1988.
Free with the book below.
Curtis ed. As above but much expanded.1993. £10.
Dawson.The Design of English Domestic Clocks 1660-1700.
Antiquarian Horology Soc lecture 1956. £8.
de Carle. Horology.Teach Yourself series.1965. £5.
de Carle.Clocks and their Value.1969. £5.
de Carle.Watches and their Value.1978. £5.
de Carle. Practical Watch Repairing.1947. £6.
Ditto same price.
Echeverria.Coleccionismo de Relojes Antiguos.1979. £7.
Edwards.The Grandfather Clock.1976. £20.
Fairclough & Wills ed.Southern Steam Locomotive Survey.
Bullied Light Pacifics.Undated. £6.
Fleet. Clocks.1992. £5.
Gazeley.Watch and Clock Making and Repairing.1958. £20.
Gethin. Restoring Antique Furniture.1974. £8.
Gould.John Harrison and his Timekeepers.1958.
Reprint from The Mariners Mirror 1935. £7.
Hana. English Lantern Clocks.1977. £15.
Hayward. Cabinet Making for Beginners.1975. £8.
Hayward.The Woodworkers Pocket Book.1992.Free with any
Hayward.Woodwork Joints.1970. £10.
Hayward.Staining and Polishing.1981. £8.
Howse and Hutchinson.The Clocks & Watches of James Cook.
1769-1969. AHS articles 1969. £8.
Jagger. Royal Clocks.1986. £20.
Jagger. Clocks.1973. £7.
Jagger.The Worlds Great Clocks and Watches.1980. £15.
Judge ed.Centre,Capstan and Automatic Lathes.
Vols 1 and 11,Caxton 1950. £35.
Judge ed.Engineering Workshop Practice.Vol 1.
Toolroom Practice Vol 11.Caxton 1950. £35.
"Kinostan".Electric Clocks.Cassells Work Handbooks.
kochman. Gustav Becker Story.1976. £7.
Kochman. Junghans Story.Vol 2.1976. £7.
LLoyd.Old Clocks.1970. £10.
Lloyd. Chats on Old Clocks.1951. £8.
Lloyd.The Collectors Dictionary of Clocks.1964. £10.
Loomes.White Dial Clocks,the Complete Guide.1981. £15.
Loomes. The White Dial Clock.1974. £12.
Loomes.Identifying Early Unsigned Provincial 30hr Longcase
Clocks. BHI article 1995. Price £3.
Low.Pocket-Book for Mechanical Engineers.1919. £15.
Mallalieu ed. Popular Antiques Yearbook 1987. £5.
Marshall ed.Electric Clocks and Chimes.1976. £10.
Masse. Chats on Old Pewter.1949. £8.
Maust ed. Early American Clocks vol 1.1971. £10.
Maust ed. Early American Clocks vol 2.1973. £10.
Maust ed. Early American Clocks vol 3.1975. £10.
All 3 Vols above £25.
McDonald. Long Case Clocks.1982. £20.
Meccano Magazine,June 1938. £3.
Miller.Clock Guide Identification and Prices.1981.
Mostly American,lots of pictures.NOT the other Guide . £15.
Minter.Haynes Manual.Vauxhall Cars,(petrol).
Astra & Belmont,Oct '84-Oct '91.Very clean copy £8.
NAWCC Bulletins,useful articles listed below but each bulletin
contains much more info:
Feb 2006.German patents and Torsion Clocks.
History of G.Steele Tiffany clocks etc. £3.
Oct 2004.Dutch Secret &Jefferson electric clocks.
Mastercrafter electric clocks 1939-1988.£3.
Dec 2000.Lux-Keebler Pendulette clocks.Part 1.
Article on Ato clocks. £3.
June 2003.Cont copies of English 18thC lever watches.
Ato clocks. £5.
Oct 2002. Etalage & Rex Cole Mystery Clocks.
Ceramic Clocks,in colour £3.
Oct 2000. First Japanese Chronometers.
German Letter Patent Clues.
The Poole Clock. £5.
Oct 2005. 400 day/Torsion Clocks.Good article. £3.
Needham et al.Heavenly Clockwork.The great astronomical
clocks of medieval China.2nd Edn.1986. £25.
Nicholls. Clocks in Colour.1975. £8.
Oxley.Mechanical Engineering Science for Technicians.1963.
Free with any other purchase.
Pearson.The Beauty of Clocks.1979. £10.
Philpott. Modern Electric Clocks.1945. £30.
Pieces of Time. 2 Catalogues,Spring and Autumn 2001.
Very good watch photo resource. £6.
Player. Watch Repairing.1946. £12.
Rawlings.The Science of Clocks and Watches.1948. £35.
Ripper.Heat Engines.1919. £7.
Roberts.A Collectors Guide to Clocks.1992. £5.
Roberts. Collecting Clocks. 2002. £5.
Roberts.Precision Pendulum Clocks,the beautifully illustrated
exhibition booklet.1986. £25.
Robinson et al.Modern Watch Repairing and Adjusting.1933 ?
Robinson.Modern Clocks,Their Repair and Maintenance.1955.
Robinson.Modern Clocks,Design and Maintenance.1934. £10.
Savage.The Art and Antique Restorers Handbook.1954 £5.
Shenton.Collectable Clocks 1840-1940. £25.
Shugart & Engle.Complete Guide to American Watches.1982.
Smith.Clocks and Watches.1989. £10.
Spon's Workshop Reciepts,1924-1926,4 vols. £135.
Stokes.Beginners Guide to Power Tools.1974. £5.
Symonds.A Book of English Clocks.1950. £3.
Symonds.Thomas Tompion his Life and Work.1969. £45.
Taylor.American Clocks in Britain,the Early Years 1842-55.
BHI journal article featuring Jerome clocks. £3.
Thorpe. The French Marble Clock.1990.1st edn,signed by
the author. £30.
Tremayne.Everybody's Clocks.1950's ? Musical notation for
the chimes of Palmers Green,Norwich,Canterbury and the
usual ones. £3.
Tyler.Clocks and Watches.1975. £12.
Tyler. The Craft of the Clockmaker.1977. £10.
Tyler. European Clocks.1968. £15.
Villiard. Manual of Veneering.1975. £8.
Ward. Science Museum Handbook of the Collections
Illustrating Time Measurement.
Part 1 Historical Review.1949. £7.
Warring.Beginners Workshop Manual.1964.
Free with any other purchase.
Wenham.Old Clocks for Modern Use.1951. £10.
Wheeler. Old English Furniture.1909. £20.
Wise.Electric Clocks.1st Edn,1948. £60.