David & Charles, 1988, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First
Tightly bound, erased pencil marking to front endpaper, bright pages lightly age toned at edges. Light creasing to top edge of jacket, short closed tear to top front corner. This lavishly illustrated book traces the design and decorative development of the English watch, from bejewelled novelties of Royalty through to the purely functional timepiece. Styles, techniques and materials are analysed, then related to dating and the use of machinery. 160 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; ISBN/EAN: 9780715389355. Inventory No: dscf4945.