Horology and Science Books | 11 April 2013
Jenkins (Henry) - A Description of several Astronomical and Geographical Clocks;
Sold for £500
A Description of several Astronomical and Geographical Clocks;
with an Account of their Motions and Uses; and a short Account of a Marine Regulator…, second (enlarged) edition, folding engraved frontispiece, errata leaf at end with corrections made to text in contemporary hand, some light browning and spotting, slight water-staining to lower outer corner of a few leaves, Roberto Panicali's copy with his ink monogram stamp on front free endpaper, modern calf-backed boards, spine with red morocco label and a slightly faded, [Baillie p.305; Clockmakers' 483; Tardy p.142], 8vo, for the Author, 1778.
⁂ Extremely scarce ; only 8 copies listed on ESTC (6 in UK but not including British Library, 2 in America).
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