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1 edition of Horology Americana found in the catalog.

Horology Americana

Lester Dworetsky

Horology Americana

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Published by Horology Americana in Roslyn Heights, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Catalogs,
  • Clocks and watches,
  • Collectors and collecting

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Lester Dworetsky and Robert Dickstein
    ContributionsDickstein, Robert
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 212 p.
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26893854M

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This very clock is pictured in Dworetsky and Dickstein's book Horology Americana on page Very fine and unique shelf clock in original condition produced by one of the most innovative clockmakers of the period. Reviewer: Smaran - - Aug Subject: Great book and bad OCR - revision missing I believe that this is a great book but the OCR to epub, txt is bad.

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