American clocks & clockmakers. by Carl William Drepperd

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Published by C.T. Branford Co. in Boston .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Clocks and watches -- United States.,
  • Clock and watch makers -- United States.,
  • Clocks and watches -- Collectors and collecting.

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Other titlesAmerican clocks and clockmakers
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK7492 .D7 1958
The Physical Object
Pagination312, 52 p. :
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17884139M

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