book of American clocks by Brooks Palmer

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Published by Macmillan Co. in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

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

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Book details

StatementBrooks Palmer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK7492 P3
The Physical Object
Pagination318 p. :
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14655094M

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