New Sale! W.D. [DERHAM] - The Artificial Clock-Maker. A Treatise of Watch and Clock-work...

W.D. [DERHAM] - The Artificial Clock-Maker. A Treatise of Watch and Clock-work...

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£ 495.00

Good copy of this most famous work.

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Full calf boards, neatly rebacked, 6.5 x 4 inches, 140 pages, the famous folding frontispiece + 6 folding plates. Third edition "with large Emendations and Additions" London, 1714.

First published in 1696, this book was the most important early work on the subject published in the English language, deservedly going into numerous editions. Copies in good condition are rare, even more so retaining all the folding plates - do check out the other copies being offered at this time.


Scars to the original boards, new endpapers and the frontis plate nicely strengthened on its outer edge.


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