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REVOLUTION IN TIME: CLOCKS AND THE MAKING OF THE MODERN WORLD
Written by David S. Landes.
Stock no. 1815898
Published by Belknap Press; Harvard University Press. Circa 1983. Nearly fine condition.

The invention of the mechanical clock was one of the most significant events in human history, and a major catalyst in Europe's climb to power through knowledge and technology. This is a comprehensive exploration of this extraordinary chapter in Western Civilization. Blue cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0674768027. 8th impression.

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BLACK FOREST CLOCKS
Written by E. John Tyler.
Stock no. 1815749
Published by N.A.G. Press Ltd.. 1st 1977. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The development of the Black Forest clock from the earliest types with wooden movements, made by farmers and their families to occupy themselves during the long winters, to the present day (1977). Green cloth. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0719801001. Small name in ink to top edge of free front endpaper. Green pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE CLOCKMAKERS OF LLANRWST PRE-INDUSTRIAL CLOCKMAKING IN A WELSH MARKET TOWN
Written by Colin Brown; Mary Brown.
Stock no. 1815463
Published by Bridge Books. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Details on all the members of the Owen dynasty as well as every other clock and watch maker that has been found to have worked in the Llanrwst area. Brown imitation leather with gilt title to spine.. Colour frontis & b/w photos plus a few colour photos. ISBN: 1872424317. Small name & date in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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CLOCK AND WATCH MAKERS IN WALES
Written by Iorwerth C. Peate.
Stock no. 1815462
Published by National Museum of Wales. 3rd 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

3rd revised edition. Hardback. ISBN: 0854850333. Endpapers browned, foxing to text block and a few light spots to contents. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to front panel and spine and a little grubby.

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CHEPSTOW CLOCK AND WATCH MAKERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 1609697
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1980. Very good condition.

500 printed. Card wrap booklet. ISBN: 0906134080. SIGNED by author, with dedication, on verso of front cover.

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CHEPSTOW CLOCK AND WATCH MAKERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 1609696
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1978. Very good condition.

Card wrap booklet. ISBN: 0906134048.

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CHEPSTOW CLOCK AND WATCH MAKERS
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 1609695
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

300 copies printed. Cream card wraps. ISBN: 0900278145. Staples rusted. Covers a little stained, slightly grubby. Contents clean.

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CHEPSTOW CLOCK AND WATCH MAKERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 1713368
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

500 printed. Card wrap booklet. ISBN: 0906134080. SIGNED By illustrator to title page.

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