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Stanier (M.): Oxford Sundials
O/P. 32 pages, 20 colour plates, 1st edition, no date. Descriptions of many of the sundials in Oxford, mostly located in the Colleges. Card covers. (Ref: K2068 - X2)

Price: 8.00

Stoneman (M.): Easy-to-Make Wooden Sundials
O/P. 38 pages, illus., 1982. Instructions and plans for making 5 different sundials with instructions for setting up and converting solar time to mean time. Good copy. Card covers. (Ref: K3217 - BX16)

Price: 5.00

Strode (T.): A New and Easie Method to the Art of Dyalling

Strode (T.): A New and Easie Method to the Art of Dyalling
O/P. 68 pages, figures, facsimile reprint, 2002. A early work on dialling, originally published in London in 1688. A fine copy. (Ref: K4264 - CR9)
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Price: 25.00

Sundial Scrapbook: Sundial Scrapbook
O/P. 40 blank pages (of thin card) for use as a scrap book - ideal for storing your sundial photos or for writing your memoirs. The card covers are colour printed with four pictures of sundials. Fine condition. (Ref: K3751 - R2)

Price: 5.00

Syndram (D.): Wissenschaftliche Instruments und Sonnenuhren
O/P. 268 pages, 38 figs., 141 items illustrated, 1989. A catalogue of 141 scientific instruments and sundials in the Huelsmann Museum owned by the City of Bielefeld, Germany. A good copy. [German language] (Ref: K4659 - TC5)

Price: 14.00

[Trevor Philip & Sons]: A Measure of Time
O/P. 52 pages, illustrated, 1997. A good catalogue produced by this well-known firm of dealers in scientific instruments, to celebrate their 25th anniversary. The catalogue illustrates some fine sundials by Thomas Wright, George Adams, Heath & Wing; a rare clock with barograph by Alexander Cumming and lots of other interesting items. A fine copy (inscription on title page) with very good dust jacket. (Ref: K2131 - H3)

Price: 12.00

Turner (A.J.): Catalogue of Sun-dials, Nocturnals and Related Instruments
O/P. 173 pages, 124 illus., 2007. A detailed illustrated catalogue of all 124 sundials, nocturnals and related instruments in the collection of Museo Di Storia Della Scienza, Florence. Very good copy, soft covers. (Ref: K4609 - TC2)

Price: 40.00

Turner (A.J.): Of Time and Measurement
O/P. 321 pages, illustrated, 1993. Variorum Collected Studies Series. A collection of 22 papers (17 in English, the remainder in French) on sundials, mechanical horology and precision instrumentation written by Anthony Turner and originally published in learned journals and not easily accessible to non academics. A very good copy. (Ref: K4662 - TC3)

Price: 75.00

White (G.): The Sundial - Sine Sole Sineo
O/P. 6 pages, illustrated, 2010. [Sine Sole Sineo - 'Without the Sun I am Silent']. A good article on sundials and their history, with photographs of some unusual dials. Contained in an issue of the SPAB magazine. (Ref: K3727 - E4)

Price: 5.00


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