Horlogerie, Watches, Uurwerken, Uhren, Verzameling - Quantity: 1
|Author:||Kühl & C°|
|Book Title:||Die Marfels'sche Uhren-Sammlung|
|Number of Books:||1|
|Publisher:||Kühl & C°, Frankfurt am Main|
Collective (Publisher Kühl & Co.) - Die Marfels'sche Uhren-Sammlung umfassend interessante Tashen-Uhren seit Erfindung derselben in 48 Lichtdruck-Tafeln nebst erläuterndem Text - Frankfurt am Main, Kühl & Co./Grossherzoglich Hessische Hof-Kunstanstalt, 1888 - 1st edition - 4+31 pp. (pagination per half page!) + XLVIII plates - Cloth binding with extra cloth on the spine for reinforcement - Oblong, 33.5 × 25 cm.
Condition: Good copy with some wear on the binding and age discolouration, some tears at the bottom of pages, wear, ex-libris of previous owner. The pictures provide a good impression of this lot and show all the details.
Original edition with 48 plates, contrary to the reprint (18 plates!). Rare.
Shipping: Carefully packaged and insured.
* Carl Marfels (1854-1929) was a German clock merchant and collector from Berlin. In 1893 he became the owner of the Deutsche Uhrmacherzeitung. In 1897 he founded the “Deutschen Uhrmacher-Bund” of which he was appointed president. Over the years, he built a vast collection of antique clocks.
|Member since:||May 9, 2013|
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