Most references are to Antiquarian Horology articles and I feel sorry for those who are “fresh to the subject” Camerer Cuss’s words and who have not reached the stage of plundering journals for the current debates and opinions. Report item – opens in a new window or tab. You’re covered by the eBay Money Back Guarantee if you receive an item that is not as described in the listing. The book is gorgious, and worth its high price. Watch list is full. So to be idiosyncratic Buy it now – Add to Watch list Added to your Watch list.
The English Watch owes little to the previous Camerer Cuss books published in the s and 70s. Terence has written numerous articles on the subject of Horology, was a co-author of The Camerer Cuss Book of Watcheswrote The Sandberg Watch Collectionpublished in and, inthe present book — The English Watch Advances in publishing have enabled the author to illustrate every watch with detailed colour pictures, these include the most outstanding examples from the original ‘ Country Life ‘ book written by the author’s father, the late T.
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Description Description The English Watch by Terence Camerer Cuss A fascinating and wide ranging book that studies the history, development and innovation of the English watch from its beginnings at the end of 16th century through to the work of George Daniels during the latter part of the 20th century.
Jeff Salmon Registered User. May 18, 1, 4 38 Retired Neuroscientist S. Camerer Cuss’s The English Watch describes the best of the best.
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The reviewer does make a number of expert comments and recommendations on a few detractions engljsh the book. In looking at the mechanisms of each period, the book also examines the timekeeping expectations of watches from each period.
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For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. I probably won’t buy it. In this regard, I think it was unfortunate photos of the movements were mainly omitted. Add to watch list Watching. My view is the top end English stuff is still undervalued so if you can afford it you should buy it whenever you can but you can buy a lot of very serviceable items for what a single spectacular example from Cuss’s books costs.
The English Watch by Terence Camerer Cuss A fascinating and wide ranging book that studies the history, development and innovation of the English watch from its beginnings at the end of 16th century watfh to the work of George Daniels during the latter part of the 20th century.
So to be idiosyncratic It did mention that many of the pictures had appeared earlier in the Country Life editions but the format and quality are supposed to be much better in this new and more comprehensive work. Add to basket watchh. Back to home page Return to top. It is destined to become one of the standard text on the histpry of the English pocket watch.
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James s in where he continued dealing for the next twenty years. I’ve ordered three books, which should arrive tomorrow: To be fair, I think “The English Watch” is really meant for collectors who already have other references and resources but would appreciate an updated account with modern photography on these well-known iconic watches.
Buy it now – Add to Watch list Added to your Watch list. Thanks for your insightful review. Yes, my password is: Have one to sell? Unfortunately the soft cover on the English watch cases is not listed currently. But I would have liked more.
An item that has been previously worn. It is also objective and not a promo for the book or its author. There are a few references to very good books, but no actual bibliography and most certainly no assistance is provided to the reader. Add to watch list Watching Watch list is full. This item will be sent through the Global Shipping Programme and includes international tracking. See other items More He is familiar with its cusd facets and used to providing answers on a wide range of specific questions.
Apr 11, 2 Here is my short assesment: More by Antique Collectors’ Club.