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London: John Weale, 1850. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall x + 279pp, illustrations in text. Red embossed card covers, spine rebacked in matching cloth with new spine label, original label to front, intact but grubby. Neat owners inscription to verso of both covers, dated 1858. A few marks to endpapers, occasional foxing, general edge wear, a very nice tight copy of the scarce first edition. Contents in 3 parts:- On Clocks; On Watches and Chronometers; On Church or Turret Clocks. Author was the designer of the mechanism for the clock of the Palace of Westminster. (Book ref. R14884)