English Lantern Clocks - W. F. J. HanaBlandford Press, 1979, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Edges of the dust wrapper frayed, with tape repairs to the tail of the spine, little loss at the head of the upper panel and tape repairs at the head of the lower panel. Price Clipped. Text complete, clean and tight.
Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “The English lantern clock, also called ‘Bedpost’ or ‘Birdcage’, came into existence circa 1600 and was based on earlier types of wall clock, probably derived from central European models. Very fine examples of these clocks continued to be made on a large scale for two hundred years and they are now very much sought after as collectors’ pieces and they are truly in a class of their own.
Size: 10" x 7½"
Number of Pages: 159
Translator: E. J. Tyler
£Now with a new owner.