New BALL - Bringing the Work On 1675 to 1680

BALL - Bringing the Work On 1675 to 1680

£ 145.00

An important study of the earliest English balance-spring watches.

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Marbled boards, not paginated but approximately 118 pages, numerous figs and charts. Privately produced by the author in 1998, in a severely limited edition of 50, of which this is No 14.

A rare work and essential reading about the introduction of the balance-spring by Thomas Tompion, Robert Hooke, and others, by someone who is greatly missed - Martin Ball died in December 2008.


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