Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

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by C H Wendel
     
 

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From old schoolhouse clocks to stately grandfather clocks, the Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks presents the most comprehensive guide to America's clocks.



More than 700 photographs of clocks include detailed descriptions and current market values. The clocks are presented in an easy-to-follow format organized by clock type. Also included is

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From old schoolhouse clocks to stately grandfather clocks, the Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks presents the most comprehensive guide to America's clocks.



More than 700 photographs of clocks include detailed descriptions and current market values. The clocks are presented in an easy-to-follow format organized by clock type. Also included is information about the major clock manufacturers, and overview of clock types and a brief history of clock making.



Arranged by clock type, the Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks includes:



  • Grandfather clocks

  • Wall clocks

  • Classic clocks

  • Shelf clocks

  • Novelty clocks


Special chapters on:


  • Clock types

  • History of clock making

  • Clocks from smaller clock makers

  • Leading clock makers

  • Glossary

  • Bibliography

  • Photo index

Editorial Reviews

The Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks offers collectors and dealers with a superbly illustrated and comprehensive guide to American clocks. Organized by clock type and category, this authoritative guide offers detailed entry descriptions and current market values, as well as being enhanced with more than 700 photographs including a 16-page color section). The Encyclopedia Of Antique American Clocks is an essential pictorial reference to this specialized category of nostalgic collectibles and includes informative chapters on clock types, the history of clock making, and collectible clocks from the smaller clock makers as well. A glossary, bibliography, photo index, and resources list also contribute to making The Encyclopedia Of Antique American Clocks thoroughly "user friendly" and highly recommended.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440227615
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
368
File size:
59 MB
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