Lot #3294 Thomas Cole & Victorian Clockmaking Book by Hawkins
Estimate: $50.00 – $100.00
“Thomas Cole & Victorian Clockmaking” by J.B. Hawkins. Published and privately printed for the author, Sydney 1975, 1st Edition. Photographic dust jacket with a small (35mm) tear to the front of the jacket repaired with tape. This 256 page book offers an in-depth study of Thomas Cole, a leading Victorian clockmaker in England. Compiles for the first time the Horological Entries and Jurors` Reports of the 1851 Crystal Palace and 1862 London Exhibitions. Privately printed for the author, this book remains an authority on Thomas Cole. Illustrated with over 100 photographs of clocks.
Has some wear due to normal usage and age. Overall condition is good.