2 edition of Evolution of the anglo-american clock found in the catalog.
Evolution of the anglo-american clock
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|Statement||by Bertram Doloff.|
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|Number of Pages||78|
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eBook: Booth, Mary, Papillon Publishers: Kindle StorePrice: $ The only book I am aware of that covers these is Martin Doloff's Evolution of the Anglo-American Clock, but articles have appeared quite often in the NAWCC Bulletin.
Doloff's book is best, IMO, as a "picture book," showing the various styles used. Probably the most widely praised book ever written about the history of timekeeping, this book offers an encyclopedic and colorful account of time measurement from the first weight-driven clocks of the Middle Ages to the atomic clocks of today.
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I’m really not a fan of this clock. First it’s confusing because it’s a 24 hour clock but the times are given in military time Evolution of the anglo-american clock book. Sexual Reproduction is at Also a clock. The Book of American Clocks (With Illustrations) Hardcover – November 1, by Brooks Palmer (Author) out of 5 stars 8 ratings.
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The Ottoman engineer Taqi al-Din described a weight-driven clock with a verge-and-foliot escapement, a striking train of gears, an alarm, and a representation of the moon's phases in his book The Brightest Stars for the Construction of Mechanical Clocks (Al-Kawākib al-durriyya fī wadh' al-bankāmat al-dawriyya), written around Hi All.
This particular clock is referred to as an Anglo-American clock. I am going to defer to R.O. (Bob) Schmitt's description of this clock since he auctioned this identical model in and because I'm just doggone tired from jury duty. Antique Anglo-American Inlaid Double Scroll Clock.
T&S, inlaid case in good condition with minor age related wear. Missing small section of inlay in bottom right quadrant of face. 12″ replaced paper dial & brass trim ring, movement unmarked except for 9 1/4″ stamp.
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This must be Anglo-American week. I have one listed under "Newest Acquisitions" that Steven just helped me with. My thread is entitled "Just Acquired shelf clock maker unknown". The movements are very similar. I need to read the book he is referencing. Beautiful clock, by the way.
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