Time Telling Through the Ages Kindle Edition (394 pages) by Harry C. Brearley (White Press) This vintage book contains a fascinating treatise on the history of clocks and timepieces. It contains a wealth of interesting historical information from the first sun dial to the pocket watch, and it is highly recommended for horologists and those with an interest in the development of timekeeping. Contents include: "The Man Animal and Nature's Time Pieces", "The Land Between the Rivers", "How Man Began to Model After Nature", "Telling Time by the 'Water Thief'", "How Father Times Got his Hour Glass", "The Clocks Which Named Themselves", "The Modern Clock and its Creators", "The Watch That Was Hatched From the Nuremberg Egg", et cetera. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on the history of clocks and watches. First published in first published in 1919.
The case-hardening of steel Paperback (228 pages) by Harry Brearley (University of California Libraries) This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced from digital images created through the libraries’ mass digitization efforts. The digital images were cleaned and prepared for printing through automated processes. Despite the cleaning process, occasional flaws may still be present that were part of the original work itself, or introduced during digitization. This book and hundreds of thousands of others can be found online in the HathiTrust Digital Library at www.hathitrust.org. List Price: $16.99* Lowest New Price: $16.99* Availability: Usually ships in 24 hours* (*As of 02:24 Pacific 21 Nov 2017 More Info)
The Book of the Bulldog Hardcover (319 pages) by Joan M. Brearley (Brand: TFH Publications) Traces the history of the bulldog, discusses how to enter a bulldog in a dog show, and supplies guidance on the care of bulldogs
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