American Clockwork Toys 1862-1900

American Clockwork Toys 1862-1900

By: Whitton, Blair

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: 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.

Title: American Clockwork Toys 1862-1900

Author: Whitton, Blair

Categories: Horology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Exton, Pennsylvania, Schiffer Publishing Ltd.: 1981

ISBN: 0916839552

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 09578

Keywords: Horology, Mechanical, Toys, Clocks,