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A. Lange & Sohne Watch Catalogue: State of the Art Tradition
1
A. Lange & Sohne Watch Catalogue: State of the Art Tradition
Germany: Lange Uhren GmbH: 2006: Soft Cover: Fine: 7.5 by 11.5 inches tall. 143 pages, beautifully illustrated and produced. 2006-07 Edition. Includes company history and sections on Engravings, Limited Edition Collectors' Timepieces, Innovation & Technology, and Chronology.: 06397: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Facsimile 1887-1888 Catalogue and Price List of Tools, Materials and Findings for Watchmakers and Jewelers from Lapp & Flershem, Chicago, Illinois
2
Facsimile 1887-1888 Catalogue and Price List of Tools, Materials and Findings for Watchmakers and Jewelers from Lapp & Flershem, Chicago, Illinois
Lima, Ohio: Greg's Clock Shop: 1997: Reprint: Soft Cover: Very Good: Small amount of light foxing to the front cover, otherwise a fine copy. 279 pages, profusely illustrated. This reprint omits pages 274-345 from the original catalog, which contain jewelry items and renumbers pages 346-351 as pages 274-279.: 09582: 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors (NAWCC) Bulletin Vol. 41/3 Number 320, June 1999
3
National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors (NAWCC) Bulletin Vol. 41/3 Number 320, June 1999
Columbia, Pennsylvania: National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc.: 1999: Soft Cover: Near Fine: Articles include Evolution of the Vienna Regulator, The McCullough Automata, The Anatomy of Scratches, Patina, Verdigris, and Corrosion, and more.: 06894: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Numbers and Descriptions of Waltham Watch Movements
4
Numbers and Descriptions of Waltham Watch Movements
Soft Cover: Very Good: Blue card stock covers, brad-fastened. No publication data indicated. Could be a reprint of the 1954 original, unless the front cover was replaced. 114 pages plus supplementary information printed inside the rear cover. Nothing printed inside the front cover, which is a different stock and darker blue color. Thus the assumption that the original front cover may have been replaced. Each page is divided into two columns, both of which report data under eight headings in some combination from the following: Serial Number, Size, Model, Grade, Plate, Jewels, Setting, Style, Balance, or Grade of Material.: 09581: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Questions and Answers of and for the Clockmaking Profession, Baier, Joseph G., James L. Tigner, and Marvin E. Whitney
5 Baier, Joseph G., James L. Tigner, and Marvin E. Whitney
Questions and Answers of and for the Clockmaking Profession
Cincinnati, Ohio: American Watchmakers Institute Press: 1982: Second Printing: Soft Cover: Very Good: 8.5 X 11 inch-softcover, perfect binding, with light soil and reading wear. 240 pages, illustrated, with Index.: 09579: 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
The Repair of American Wood Geared Clock Movements, Barlow, Hans
6 Barlow, Hans
The Repair of American Wood Geared Clock Movements
Self Published: 1979: First Edition: Soft Cover: Very Good: Wear to the covers near the top edge and fore-edge. Clean interior, no marks or writing. 33 pages, illustrated. CONTENTS: History of Wooden Movement Clocks; Disassembly and Checking for Previous Repairs; Pinion and Teeth Repair; Rebushing (Wood, Ivory and Brass); Repivoting; General Repairs: Pinion, Pin Wheel, Fly Wheel, Minute Hand Post, Hour Hand Post, Escapement, Click and Spring, Ratchet Teeth and Miscellaneous; Cleaning and Reassembly; and List of Suppliers.: 09574: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
The Watchmakers of Massachusetts, Bolino, August C.
7 Bolino, August C.
The Watchmakers of Massachusetts
Washington, D.C.: Kensington Historical Press: 1987: 0939133016 / 9780939133017: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: No Jacket: A clean, fine copy. 276 pages with Appendices and Bibliography. Illustrated with tables, figures, photos, and reproductions of historical images.: 09584: 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
Restoration of Wooden Movements and Cases: Repairs, Refinishing and Trouble-Shooting, Darnall, J.V.
8 Darnall, J.V.
Restoration of Wooden Movements and Cases: Repairs, Refinishing and Trouble-Shooting
Tampa, Florida: Self Published: 1970: Third Printing: Soft Cover: Very Good: Stapled, stiff-cover wraps. Some light abrasions to the covers, otherwise a fine, clean copy. 31 pages with black and white photos.: 09570: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
With the Watchmaker at the Bench, de Carle, Donald
9 de Carle, Donald
With the Watchmaker at the Bench
London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd.: 1943: Fourth Edition, Reprinted: Hard Cover: Very Good: Good: Shelf wear, bumping. Previous owner inscription, dated 1943. The dust jacket is edge-worn and has a few small tears and rubbing. 239 pages with Index. Numerous illustrations. From the dust jacket: "This book introduces the reader to the watchmaker's workshop and shows him what exactly is done and how each operation is performed.": 09585: 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
Repairing American Watches, Detent
10 Detent
Repairing American Watches
Exeter, New Hampshire: Adams Brown Company: 1971: Reprint: Soft Cover: Fine: 5.5 X 8.5 Inches: Blue paper covers, stapled. A thin pamphlet at 30 pages. An essay by "Detent," written for the Tenth Prize Essay Contest in The American Jeweler. This is a limited reprinting of that essay.: 09571: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Practical Balance and Hair-Spring Work, Kleinlein, Walter J.
11 Kleinlein, Walter J.
Practical Balance and Hair-Spring Work
Fairfax, Virginia: Arlington Book Company: 1992: 093016346x / 9780930163464: Reprint: Soft Cover: Near Fine: 5.25 X 8 Inches: Light corner crease on the cover and a minor amount of rubbing at the extremities. A nice, clean copy hardly read if at all. This 1992 edition is an unabridged republication of the original 1925 edition published by the author in Waltham, Massachusetts. This printing is limited to 500 copies. 115 pages, illustrated.: 09568: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Survey of American Clocks: Calendar Clocks, Miller, Andrew Hayes and Dalia Maria Miller
12 Miller, Andrew Hayes and Dalia Maria Miller
Survey of American Clocks: Calendar Clocks
Dundee, Illinois: Antiquitat: 1989: Fourth Printing: Soft Cover: Very Good: Rear corner crease and light rubbing. Clean copy. 159 pages, with numerous illustrations. A pictorial history of American calendar clocks, beginning with the first patent of 1853 by J.H.H. Hawes and ending with the J.I. Peatfield patent of 1902. An excellent reference for both the novice and advanced clock collector.: 09583: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Prize Essay on Watch Cleaning and Repairing, with Methods of Watch Examination When Taking Them in for Repairs, Ries, F.C.
13 Ries, F.C.
Prize Essay on Watch Cleaning and Repairing, with Methods of Watch Examination When Taking Them in for Repairs
Exeter, New Hampshire: Adams-Brown Company: Reprint: Soft Cover: Very Good: Stapled covers. 38 pages, worn along the spine, otherwise a fine copy. Reprint of the 1910 original edition by Hazlitt and Walker, Publishers, in Chicago. Reprint date not indicated, but appears circa 1970s-80s.: 09573: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Repairing Watch Cases, Schwanatus, W. and Wesley Fenimore
14 Schwanatus, W. and Wesley Fenimore
Repairing Watch Cases
Saint Louis, Missouri: American Reprints: 3rd Printing: Soft Cover: Very Good: 5.5 X 8 Inches: Stapled, illustrated covers. Color is browner the what is shown in the scanned image. 34 pages. Light abrasions near the fore-edges of the covers, otherwise a fine copy. Reprint of the 1909 original edition from a copy in the Horological Library of Mr. Robert Tschudy of Trenton, Illinois. Reprint date not indicated, but appears circa 1970s-80s.: 09572: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Complicated Watches, Seibel, Emanuel and Orville R. Hagans (Translated, Edited, and Compiled by)
15 Seibel, Emanuel and Orville R. Hagans (Translated, Edited, and Compiled by)
Complicated Watches
Denver, Colorado: Roberts Publishing Co.: 1945: Soft Cover: Good: Covers have wear along the edges. Interior clean, binding solid. 135 pages, illustrated with photos and drawings.: 09577: 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
American Railroad Watches, Townsend, Colonel George E., Ret.
16 Townsend, Colonel George E., Ret.
American Railroad Watches
Alma, Michigan: Self Published: 1977: First Edition: Soft Cover: Fine: 44-page stapled booklet about collecting and identifying American railroad watches. Illustrated by the author.: 09576: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Almost Everything You Wanted to Know about American Watches and Didn't Know Who to Ask, Townsend, George E.
17 Townsend, George E.
Almost Everything You Wanted to Know about American Watches and Didn't Know Who to Ask
Self Published: 1971: Soft Cover: Near Fine: 87-page stapled booklet about collecting and identifying American watches. Illustrated.: 09575: 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
Waterbury Clocks: History, Identification, and Price Guide, Tran Duy Ly
18 Tran Duy Ly
Waterbury Clocks: History, Identification, and Price Guide
Arlington, Virginia: Arlington Book Company: 1989: 0930163400 / 9780930163402: First Edition: Soft Cover: Very Good: Oversized paperback, 8.5 X 11 inches. Couple of creases to the lower corners of the covers. Also, a small, faint moisture stain is barely visible on the lower corner of the last several pages. Otherwise, a clean, fine copy. 304 pages with numerous illustrations of facsimile reproductions from Waterbury Clock Company's old catalogues.: 09580: 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
American Clockwork Toys 1862-1900, Whitton, Blair
19 Whitton, Blair
American Clockwork Toys 1862-1900
Exton, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Publishing Ltd.: 1981: 0916839552: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Light shelf wear to the boards and light edge wear and chipping to the dust jacket, which is protected now in a clear Mylar archival sleeve. From the publisher: "This book presents predominantly American toys activated by brass mechanisms that were produced as a by-product of the clock industry. Production centered in Connecticut during the last half of the nineteenth century. 224 pages with Bibliography and Index. Following the chapters, and preceding the Bibliography, is a listing of clockwork toys patented in the United States before 1900. Illustrated with numerous photos and reproduced images.: 09578: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Clock Wheel and Pinion Cutting, Wild, J. Malcolm
20 Wild, J. Malcolm
Clock Wheel and Pinion Cutting
Fairfax, Virginia: Arlington Book Company: 1988: 0930163133 / 9780930163136: Reprint: Soft Cover: Fine: 5.5 X 8.5 Inches: Forty-six pages plus two pages of ads for related books from the publisher. Illustrated with photos, drawings, and charts. The author covers how to calculate and cut wheels and pinions on a conventional lathe for readers interested in constructing a new clock or repairing a damaged one.: 09569: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 

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Facsimile 1887-1888 Catalogue and Price List of Tools, Materials and Findings for Watchmakers and Jewelers from Lapp & Flershem, Chicago, Illinois
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Waterbury Clocks: History, Identification, and Price Guide, Tran Duy Ly
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