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history of the self-winding watch, 1770-1931

Alfred Chapuis

history of the self-winding watch, 1770-1931

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Published by Éditions du Griffon in Neuchatel .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Clock and watch makers.,
  • Clocks and watches -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlfred Chapuis, Eugène Jaquet ; English adaptation by R. Savarè ; English technical advisor, Donald de Carle.
    ContributionsJaquet, Eugène.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS542 C513 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p. :
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17306650M


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