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Le Chronometre Decimal Dand Les Sport

Catalogue no: 1432
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): M.J.de Rey-Pailhade
Total pages: 12 Illustrations: 2 Language(s): French Publication date: c.1906
Editor: Publisher: Yachting-Gazette
Dimensions: 340mm x 260mm Condition: Good, folded over and cover slightly stained
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Author described as "Ingenieur Civil des Mines; Membre du Club Nautique de Nice" Contents described in the sub-title; Utilite - Description - Usage Final pages are "Tables de Conversion des Ces en Heures" and "Tables de Conversion des Heures en Ces"
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L'Observatoire Royal De Greenwich (published in L'Astronomie)

Catalogue no: 1433
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Paul Ditisheim
Total pages: 25 Illustrations: 17 Language(s): French Publication date: Dec. 1925
Editor: Publisher: Societe Astronomique De France
Dimensions: 250mm x 165mm Condition: Reasonable but some tears
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Included within this journal is this history of the Greenwich Observatory. Several pages devoted to John Harrison with photos of H1 - H4 and a drawing of H2 by Gould Also included is an advertisement for Ulysse Nardin, Chronometrie Marine & Poche
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Les Signaux Horaires du B.I.H.

Catalogue no: 1434
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Paul Ditisheim
Total pages: 4 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: Mar. 1927
Editor: Publisher: Societe Astronomique De France
Dimensions: 250mm x 165mm Condition: Reasonable
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Pages extracted from this edition of L'Astonomie. Concerns, "emissions radiotelegraphiques du Bureau International de L'Heure" and includes 3 tables detailing the "Signaux Horaires Internationaux" from the Tour Eiffel and Croix de Hins. One table is of "Corrections auxs Signaux Horaires de la Tour Eiffel
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Notice-Programme-Conditions D'Admission. Ecole Pratique D'Horlogerie D'Anet (Eure-et Loir)

Catalogue no: 1429
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Gabriel Moreau ?
Total pages: 18 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: c.1900
Editor: Publisher: Ecole Pratique D'Horlogerie D'Anet
Dimensions: 200mm x 130mm Condition: Good, cover faded by light
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A prospectus of this horological school which advertises on the front cover; Construction de Regulateurs Chronometres Montre de Precision Balanciers Compensateurs Sections in side prospectus include the following; Regime de L'Ecole Conditions D'Admission Extrait du Reglement Interieur de L'Ecole Duree de L'Apprentissage Sanction des Etudes Programme Horlogerie A flyer within entitled "L'Apprentissage de L'Horloger-Rhabilleur".
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Unites Mechaniques et Electriques. Tableau Comparatif suivi de Notes Destinee a en Faciliter la Comprehension

Catalogue no: 1428
Dewey No: 621.37 Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): L.-A. Grosclaude
Total pages: 19 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: 1901
Editor: Publisher: Journal Suisse d'Horlogerie
Dimensions: 240mm x 155mm Condition: Good
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A textbook on this relatively new horological discipline "qui offre certainement une utilite particuliere pour les eleves des ecoles d'horlogerie et de mecanique." Grosclaude was encouraged to write this work by M. le Dr. Ch.-Ed. Guillaume The textbook covers the fundamentals of electricity The final 2 pages lists the published works of Le Journal Suisse D'Horlogerie
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Moniteur de la Bijouterie et de L'Hologerie

Catalogue no: 1427
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 34 Illustrations: Some adverts Language(s): French Publication date: Feb. 1907
Editor: Publisher: Moniteur de la Bijouterie et de L'Horlogerie
Dimensions: 320mm x 250mm Condition: Reasonable, some tears and yellowing
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A journal apparently published every 10 days containing much information for the horological and jewellery trade. Among the most interesting articles are the following; Choses Horlogeres. La Chronometrie de Marine aux Etats-Unis (this includes many references to Paul Ditisheim). Harrison. Inveteur du chronometre de Marine (a continuation from a previous journal) Origine et Installation de L'Horlogerie a Bescancon (a continuation from a previous journal) Several pages of advertisements for horological businesses
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Un bref apercu de l'histoire de la mesure du temps

Catalogue no: 1426
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 8 Illustrations: 12 Language(s): French Publication date: April, 1947
Editor: Publisher: Swiss Technical Review of Exportation
Dimensions: 490mm x 330mm Condition: Good, but with pages yellowing
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Title of publication in 4 languages, English, German, French and Italian. Text in French Illustrations include sundials, clocks and workshops. Many advertisements for workshop tools and equipment
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Un court apercu de l'histoire de la montre suisse

Catalogue no: 1425
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 8 Illustrations: 28 Language(s): French Publication date: April, 1947
Editor: Publisher: Swiss Technical Revue of Exportation
Dimensions: 490mm x 330mm Condition: Good but pages yellowing
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Publication of the Swiss Technical Review of Exportation, the title being in 4 languages, English, German, French and Italian but the text in French Article on the history of the Swiss watch which concentrates mostly on the modern watch although there are some illustarations of 17th and 18th century examples. Publication also includes many advertisements for Swiss watches, factories and materials suppliers.
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Le Congres a Lyon de la Societe chronometrique de France

Catalogue no: 1424
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown reporter
Total pages: 1 (horological) Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: 15/5/1950
Editor: Publisher: Le Progres; Journal Republicain Quotidien
Dimensions: 580mm x 420mm Condition: Pages yellowed with age but otherwise good
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Several pages from the daily newspaper "Le Progres. Journal de Lyon" The article of horological interest listed above is on page 5. Article is a report on the Congres which was attended by delegates from Britain, Switzerland and Italy, among them, physicians from the National Physics Laboratory and Major Cowan from the BHI A lecture on the history of horology was given by Mr Alan Lloyd and is also repoted.
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Horlogers genevois du XVIIme siecle. Martin Duboule; Jean-Baptiste Duboule; Jaques Sermand (oncle et neveu); Pierre Duhamel; La famille Rousseau

Catalogue no: 1423
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Eugene Jaquet
Total pages: 51 Illustrations: 35 Language(s): French Publication date: 1938
Editor: Publisher: Institut National Genevois
Dimensions: 220mm x 155mm Condition: Good, small tears to edges
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Published in the Bulletin de L'Institut National Genevois. Written by Eugene Jaquet, Directeur de l'Ecole d'horlogerie de Geneve Pages still uncut. Good b/w photographs of examples of watches.
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