Title ENGLISH WATCHES. Victoria and Albert Museum
Book Condition Very Good
Edition Second Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher London Her Majesty's Stationary Office 1969
Seller ID 012677
(iii), + 14pp., plus (63). Unpaginated b/white halftone plate illustrated section. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn and soiled. Textblock unmarked. The watches illustrated in this handbook represent over a century (read 1969) of collecting on the part of the Victoria and Albert Museum. It contains a brief survey of the history of watch-making in England, followed by a catalogue 'raissonee' of the more important English watches in the collection. All described watches are illustrated . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, English Watches, Plates. Book weight approx. 220g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.
Art and Craft, Watches, Horology, History, Description, Handbooks, Museum Collections, English Watches, Hayward, J.F.