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Author: Simon Fleet
In this delightful book about all kinds of clocks, Simon Fleet begins his story with man's earliest timepiece, a stick stuck in the ground to cast a shadow, and traces its history and evolution through sundails and waterclocks, hour glasses and measured candles to the mechanical clock as we know it. — The 136 illustrations include old prints of c...  more »
ISBN: 204782
Publication Date: 1972
Pages: 96

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Publisher: Octopus Books
Book Type: Hardcover
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