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1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. The development of the trade and everyone in Derbyshire known to be involved in it. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Edges rubbed and worn. Boards slightly mottled. Barcode label stuck to rear cover. Dustwrapper is nicked to tail of spine. [S]. N° de ref. de la librería
Sinopsis: Clockmakers and Watchmakers of Derbyshire
About the Author: Roy Hughes was born in North Wales, where as a schoolboy he was obsessed with searching the mountains for Neolothic stone axes. After serving in the Army during World War II he studied at BangoR University the joined the Department of Ancient Monuments of the Ministry of WorKs. In 1950 he became Deputy Curator of Derby Museum, where he inherited the notes on Derbyshire clocks and clockmakers gathered by Frank Williamson. For the next thirty-two years, until he retired to live near Derby, he added further information, which was the continued by his successor Max Craven.
Maxwell Craven was born in London in 1945 educted in the West Country and first came to Derby in 1966. He later joined the Derby Meseum, being keeper of the Antiquities from 1982 to 1998. For over twenty years he has lectured on Derby and Derbyshire topics and has produced mor the fifteen books including "John Whitehurst of Derby(1996). He has been active in research and conservation in Derby, which he considers to be a much under-rated city, and is a fromer Chairman of Derby Civic Society, whose Newsletter he editied for many years. In January 1996 he recieved an honorary degree from the University of Derby.
Título: CLOCKMAKERS & WATCHMAKERS OF DERBYSHIRE
Editorial: Mayfield Books
Año de publicación: 1998
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First edition..
Descripción Mayfield Books, 1998. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. First Edition. Publisher's hardback in better than very good condition: firm, square and tight no snags or splits. Complete with dustjacket: bright and sharp not showing any tears or chips. Contents fresh and clean; no pen-marks. Not from a library so no such stamps or labels. Thus a tidy book in presentable condition. Nº de ref. de la librería 084325
Descripción Mayfield Books, Ashbourne, Great Britain, 1998. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Fine. First Edition. 1st edition. 4to. 256 pages including detailed appendices and index. Lavishly illustrated throughout with excellent black and white photographic plates, maps and pedigrees. A superbly produced and comprehensive book. In original burgundy cloth gilt hard cover binding. Fine in Fine original attractive pictorial dust wrapper. A very substantial book. WILL REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE OUTSIDE UK. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Nº de ref. de la librería 8307
Descripción Mayfield Books, 1998. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. A clean , tight copy. no ink marks; Ships from our shop in Wigtown, Scotland's National Book Town. We are open from 9 - 5, Monday to Saturday, all year round - come and visit! A personal and efficient service from a traditional bookshop located in Wigtown, South West Scotland. Thank you for your order!. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0000036162
Descripción Mayfield Books, Ashbourne, 1998. Hardback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Fine. First Edition. 256 pages, illus., 1998. A very useful contribution to information about regional clocks and clockmakers. A very good copy (owners inscription of front end paper) fine dust jacket. This book is now out of print and becoming hard to find. Nº de ref. de la librería K1523
Descripción Mayfield Books, Ashbourne, 1998. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Hard Back Book in original red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Both book and unclipped Dust Wrapper in As New condition with no marks or inscriptions. Book appears unread. Illustrated. 256 pages. Nº de ref. de la librería HOR0195
Descripción Mayfield Books, United Kingdom, 1998. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. 256 pages with b/w illustrations. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Nº de ref. de la librería 021382