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MERCER CHRONOMETERS: HISTORY, MAINTENANCE & REPAIR
Written by Tony Mercer.
Stock no. 1822408
Published by Mayfield Books. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A history of the firm of Thomas Mercer Ltd, which made chronometers, clocks, instruments and measuring equipment in London and St Albans from 1858 to 1984. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0954052536. A fine copy in price-cut dustwrapper which is possibly slightly faded to spine.

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BRITTEN'S WATCH & CLOCK MAKER'S HANDBOOK DICTIONARY AND GUIDE
Written by F.J. Britten; Richard Good. Illustrated by John W. Wood.
Stock no. 1822401
Published by Bloomsbury Books. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The watch and clock maker's bible. 16th edition revised by Good. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 090622389X. Reprint of the 16th Edition. Text block slightly grubby. Inscription in red biro to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded and creased to spine.

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HOROLOGICAL HINTS AND HELPS
Written by F.W. Britten.
Stock no. 1822289
Published by The Technical Press Ltd.. 4th 1943. Good condition.

Routh Edition revised and enlarged. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, blind title to front board. B/w diagrams. Cloth to boards bubbling a little as glue is drying out. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed, small patch of discolouration to spine, gilt title to spine is rubbed. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing present throughout and a few page creases. Overall a good working copy.

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