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Antique English Clocks & Horological Books

Jeff and Ros Formby buy and sell good quality, genuine, antique English clocks and horological books.

We believe that Jeffrey Formby Antiques has the largest stock of books on clocks and watches in the English language for sale anywhere in the world. The books are listed by author and title, just use the search box above to find what you want. If you can't find what you are looking for please let us know and we will do our best to find it for you.

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New books now in stock:
Croucher (J.S.) & Croucher (R.F.): Mistress of Science The Story of the Remarkable Janet Taylor, Pioneer of Sea Navigation
Wiles (M.W.): Maintaining and Repairing Mechanical Watches - A Practical Guide
McKay (C.): The Maintenance, Repair, Restoration, Conservation and Preservation of Turret Clocks
Platt (J.G): Lancashire Watch Company - History and Watches
Leopold (J.) & Smith (R.) editors: The Life and Travels of James Upjohn
Vincent (C.) & Leopold (J.H.): European Clocks and Watches in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Evans (J.), Carter (J.) & Wright (B.): Thomas Tompion 300 Years
Jeffery (S.): An Introductory Guide to Repairing Mechanical Clocks
Cologni (F.): Vacheron Constantin - Artists of Time
Reichhold (N.): The Perigal and Duterrau Watch and Clockmakers
Craven (M.): John Whitehurst: Innovator, Scientist, Geologist and Clockmaker
Barnes (N.) & Ilmonen (K.): Clock Cases - A Practical Guide to their Construction, Restoration and Conservation
Glanville (J.) & Wolmuth (W.M.): Clockmaking in England & Wales in the Twentieth Century - The Industrialized Manufacture of Domestic Mechanical Clocks
Breguet (E.) & Chapman (M.): Breguet - Art and Innovation in Watchmaking

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