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American Clockwork Toys

Blair Whitton

American Clockwork Toys

by Blair Whitton

  • 44 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Antiques,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • USA,
  • Clocks & Watches,
  • History,
  • Toys, Mechanical,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11436471M
    ISBN 100916838552
    ISBN 109780916838553
    OCLC/WorldCa474695197

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I just started reading it, but have already found it to be useful in purchasing a toy of this age and detail. The author is a walking encyclopedia / 4/5(1).

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I just started reading it, but have already found it to be useful in purchasing a toy of this age and detail. The author is a walking encyclopedia / 4/4(1). Shows a variety of toy dancers, mechanical banks, and other clockwork toys, and gives background, information on inventors and manufacturers What people are saying - Write a review We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

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