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The Clockmaker: Thomas Chandler Haliburton By LogoStar Press
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Thomas Chandler Haliburton (1796 – 1865) was one of the first major Canadian authors. Haliburton was born in Windsor, Nova Scotia to an upper class family. He attended University of King's... More > College in Windsor and became a lawyer, opening a practice in Annapolis Royal. Haliburton became noted local business man and a judge, but his great fame came from his writing. He wrote a diverse number of books on history, politics, and farm improvement. He rose to world wide fame with his "Clockmaker" serial that first appeared in the "Novascotian" and was later published in book form throughout the British Empire. The books recounted the humourous adventures of the character Sam Slick and became extremely popular. This new edition of one of the first novels published in North America is going to surprise the reader with the amazingly freshness it has preserved for over one and a half centuries.< Less
The Clockmaker: Thomas Chandler Haliburton By LogoStar Press
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Thomas Chandler Haliburton (1796 – 1865) was one of the first major Canadian authors. Haliburton was born in Windsor, Nova Scotia to an upper class family. He attended University of King's... More > College in Windsor and became a lawyer, opening a practice in Annapolis Royal. Haliburton became noted local business man and a judge, but his great fame came from his writing. He wrote a diverse number of books on history, politics, and farm improvement. He rose to world wide fame with his "Clockmaker" serial that first appeared in the "Novascotian" and was later published in book form throughout the British Empire. The books recounted the humourous adventures of the character Sam Slick and became extremely popular. This new edition of one of the first novels published in North America is going to surprise the reader with the amazingly freshness it has preserved for over one and a half centuries.< Less
Joseph in the Snow, and The Clockmaker. In Three Volumes. Vol. III. By Berthold Auerbach
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Berthold Auerbach (28 February 1812 – 8 February 1882) was... More > a German-Jewish poet and author. He was the founder of the German "tendency novel", in which fiction is used as a means of influencing public opinion on social, political, moral, and religious questions.Moses (Moyses) Baruch Auerbach was born in Nordstetten (now Horb am Neckar) in the Kingdom of Württemberg. He attended Eberhard-Ludwigs-Gymnasium. He was intended for the ministry, but after studying philosophy at Tübingen, Munich and Heidelberg, and becoming estranged from Jewish orthodoxy by the study of Spinoza, he devoted himself to literature. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berthold_Auerbach< Less
Joseph in the Snow, and The Clockmaker. In Three Volumes. Vol. I. By Berthold Auerbach
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Berthold Auerbach (28 February 1812 – 8 February 1882) was... More > a German-Jewish poet and author. He was the founder of the German "tendency novel", in which fiction is used as a means of influencing public opinion on social, political, moral, and religious questions.Moses (Moyses) Baruch Auerbach was born in Nordstetten (now Horb am Neckar) in the Kingdom of Württemberg. He attended Eberhard-Ludwigs-Gymnasium. He was intended for the ministry, but after studying philosophy at Tübingen, Munich and Heidelberg, and becoming estranged from Jewish orthodoxy by the study of Spinoza, he devoted himself to literature. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berthold_Auerbach< Less
Channel Islands Clockmakers 1680-1830 By John Vost
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With up-to-date research this booklet (not illustrated) listing the makers, retailers and owners of clocks in the islands carries on where Tribe and Whatmoor left off in the 1980s. There is much new... More > information here as well as discoveries that any clock collector or dealer will be keen to learn of. The contribution of Geoff Dorey regarding Nicolas Blondel makes fascinating reading and adds enormously to the scholarship of horology.< Less
Clock Repairs Tips Tricks Hints & Clockmakers Secrets By Thomas Hodkin
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How to repair, maintain and service all types of clocks and timepieces is an absolute must for both the beginner and professional alike. With hundreds of full colour photographs, detailed diagrams... More > and charts this book takes you effortlessly step by step through both the simple and the more complicated tasks you may encounter during a clocks service, repair or maintenance. A particular useful and essential section for the beginner when needing to order spare parts is, “Know Your Terminology,” which explains how to identify and name the various parts of a clock or watch, with colour diagrams, photographs and detailed descriptions. Written by an horologist using the actual photographs and notes taken during the course of his work, the book explains in details how practical problems can best be overcome using tried and tested methods.< Less
Clock Repairs Tips Tricks Hints & Clockmakers Secrets By Thomas Hodkin
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How to repair, maintain and service all types of clocks and timepieces is an absolute must for both the beginner and professional alike. With hundreds of full colour photographs, detailed diagrams... More > and charts this book takes you effortlessly step by step through both the simple and the more complicated tasks you may encounter during a clocks service, repair or maintenance. A particular useful and essential section for the beginner when needing to order spare parts is, “Know Your Terminology,” which explains how to identify and name the various parts of a clock or watch, with colour diagrams, photographs and detailed descriptions. Written by an horologist using the actual photographs and notes taken during the course of his work, the book explains in details how practical problems can best be overcome using tried and tested methods.< Less
Clock Repairs Tips Tricks & Clockmaker's Secrets By Thomas Hodkin
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How to repair, maintain and service all types of clocks and timepieces is an absolute must for both the beginner and professional alike. With over 500 full colour photographs, detailed diagrams and... More > charts this book takes you effortlessly step by step through both the simple and the more complicated tasks you may encounter during a clocks service, repair or maintenance. A particular useful and essential section for the beginner when needing to order spare parts is, “Know Your Terminology,” which explains how to identify and name the various parts of a clock or watch, with colour diagrams, photographs and detailed descriptions. Written by an horologist using the actual photographs and notes taken during the course of his work, the book explains in details how practical problems can best be overcome using tried and tested methods.< Less
Clock Repairs Tips Tricks & Clockmaker's Secrets By Thomas Hodkin
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How to repair, maintain and service all types of clocks and timepieces is an absolute must for both the beginner and professional alike. With over 500 full colour photographs, detailed diagrams and... More > charts this book takes you effortlessly step by step through both the simple and the more complicated tasks you may encounter during a clocks service, repair or maintenance. A particular useful and essential section for the beginner when needing to order spare parts is, “Know Your Terminology,” which explains how to identify and name the various parts of a clock or watch, with colour diagrams, photographs and detailed descriptions. Written by an horologist using the actual photographs and notes taken during the course of his work, the book explains in details how practical problems can best be overcome using tried and tested methods.< Less
Receuil de machines composeés et executeés par Antide Janvier By Antide Janvier
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Technical decription and 12 plates (Facsimile of 1827 edition) on building complicated astronomical clocks (in French)