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Elements Usuels et Pratiques du Reglage des Montres

Catalogue no: 1398
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Georges Anquetin
Total pages: 7 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: 1891
Editor: Publisher: Revue Chronometrique
Dimensions: 250mm x 160mm Condition: A little tired, cover torn and discoloured
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An extract from the Revue Chronometrique, published separately in Paris, En Vente Chez L'Auteur, 77, Rue d'Aboukir Cover and first page stamped "Almanach des Horlogers, rue de la Prairie, 21, Geneve" Pamphlet is divided into 4 sections undr the following titles; Des conditions du balacier De la pose du spiral plat Pose du spiral coude Notes; There are 22 separate notes on the management of the balance and balance spring Ends with chart "Feuille de Reglage"
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Memoire sur La Sphere Mechanique du Monde

Catalogue no: 1399
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Adam d'Ostia-Ostaszewski
Total pages: 39 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): English Publication date: 1894
Editor: The Author Publisher: Cracovie
Dimensions: 250mm x 170mm Condition: Fragile and yellowed. Cover spine torn, pages slightly dog-eared
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Transcript of lecture "Presente a l'Academie au mois de Decembre 1894". Opening sentence reads; "J'ai l'honneur d'exposer a l'academie une decouverte scientifique: celle d'une spere mecanique du monde que j'ai reussi a construire d'apres les fragments des philosophes Pythagoriciens." Describes this and other spheres including their historical background. Ends with an Appendice of 1900 under the following headings; Preuve Mechanique Preuve Mathematique Preuve Historique
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Le Rectangulus de Wallingford, precide d'un note sur le Torquetum

Catalogue no: 1395
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Henri Michel
Total pages: 9 Illustrations: 4 Language(s): English Publication date: 1944
Editor: Publisher: Editions L'Avenir
Dimensions: 240mm x 190mm Condition: Good
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A sparately printed extract from "Ciel et Terre", no. 11-12 - 1944 Written following the discovery of a XIV century astronomical manuscript in the Bibloteque Royale in Brussels. Divided into the following sections; Antiquite du Torquetum Construction du Torquetum (illustrated) Usage du Torquetum Construction du Rectangulus (illustrated) Usage du Rectangulus Antiquite Du Rectangulus
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Dimensions du Ressort-Moteur

Catalogue no: 1391
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Grosclaude de Geneve
Total pages: 2 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: 1879 and 1908
Editor: Publisher: Journal Suisse d'Horlogerie
Dimensions: 490mm x 310mm Condition: Good
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Two poster size pages giving all dimensions of watch springs. 2nd page (1908) also gives examples of Applications when sizing a spring
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Dimensions des Roues et Pignons D'Hologerie

Catalogue no: 1392
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): M.Alf.Pfister
Total pages: 1 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: May, 1905
Editor: Publisher: Journal Suisse d'Horlogerie
Dimensions: 500mm x 310mm Condition: Good
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A wall chart giving dimensions of wheels and pinions, calculations and which fraise cutter to use
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Notice sur les Travaux D'Hologerie de Modeste Anquetin

Catalogue no: 1393
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Modeste Anquetin
Total pages: 4 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: 1865
Editor: Publisher: Modeste Anquetin
Dimensions: 230mm x 150mm Condition: Good
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A flyer published by Anquetin to advertise his entries to the 1865 exhibition at the Palais de L'Industrie (Chaps-Elysees). Includes a good puff for his business and words of appreciation from the press. Among the 16 clocks and watches described are 2 regulators, 2 "demi-chronometers", and several watches
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L'Astrolabe Lineaire D'Al-Tusi

Catalogue no: 1394
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Henri Michel
Total pages: 7 Illustrations: 3 Language(s): French Publication date: 1943
Editor: Publisher: Editions L'Avenir
Dimensions: 240mm x 190mm Condition: Good
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A separately printed extract fro the bulletin "Ciel et Terr", no. 3-4, 1943 A short work on this astralabe divided into sections under the following headings; Trace de L'Astralabe D'Al-Tusi Usage de L'Astralabe Lineaire Mesure de la Hauteur du Soleil Mesure de l'arc diurne Determination de l'heure
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Etude sur les Coditions Actuelles de la Fabrication de L'Horlogerie a Geneve, Bulletin No. 109

Catalogue no: 1390
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): M.Thury Professeur
Total pages: 15 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): French Publication date: Jan., 1877
Editor: Publisher: Section D'Hologerie, Societe des Arts
Dimensions: 225mm x 145mm Condition: Slightly dog-eared with some tears, pages uncut
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Details of a lecture given by Thury to the Section d'horlogerie, Classe d'Industrie de la Societe des Arts, 14th Decembre 1876. Lecture concerns the present industrial situation (qui n'est pas tres-bonne) and the ways to improve it.
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Catalogue of Valuable Antique and Modern Furniture

Catalogue no: 1384
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 24 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): English Publication date: May, 1937
Editor: Publisher: Edgar Horn
Dimensions: 270mm x 220mm Condition: Good, 4 pages only,a little dog-eared
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Sale with 2 lots of horological interest as follows; Lot 746. Antique grandfather clock (movement converted from one year to six months, by William Webster, Exchange Alley, London, in Queen Anne walnut case with bevelled mirror panelled door. Lot 749. Antique eight-day grandfather clock by J.Duncan, London No notes made by Ilbert
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Auction Sale Catalogue

Catalogue no: 1385
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 6 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): English Publication date: Dec. 3rd., 1934
Editor: Publisher: Unknown
Dimensions: 250mm x 155mm Condition: 6 pages only, cover missing
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Sale (unknown auction house) with 13 lots of horological interest, as follows; Lots 1-7, the Property of The Baroness De Tuyll; Lot 1. Silver watch by Roget, London, another by Jno. Edmonds, London Lot 2. 3 watches by I.Tarts, T. May and Quare and Horseman (5444), all of London. First two repousse, last enamelled Lot3. Watch by Fly, London, silver and enamelled Lot 4. Silver repousse cased watch by Thomas Duncan, London. Case by D.Cochin (Illustrated in Britten, fig. 292) Lot 5. Silver repousses cased watch by John Travers, London (case by Mauris)
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