Antiquarian Horology: A Private Library. Online Auction

June 27, 2013

LOT 11
James Ferguson, F. R. S. (1710-1776)
  • James Ferguson, F. R. S. (1710-1776)
  • James Ferguson, F. R. S. (1710-1776)
  • James Ferguson, F. R. S. (1710-1776)

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James Ferguson, F. R. S. (1710-1776)

SELECT MECHANICAL EXERCISES: SHEWING HOW TO CONSTRUCT DIFFERENT CLOCKS, ORRERIES, AND SUNDIALS, ON PLAIN AND EASY PRINCIPLES

1778, 8vo. second edition, half title, 272pp. with tables and nine fold out copper plate engravings, London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, in the Strand in contemporary calf boards
Boards rubbed. Front board detached. Internally clean with minor foxing.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $180
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Galerie d'Horlogerie Ancienne, Geneva