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current state of the horological industry in the British Isles by Glenn Rikowski

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Published by [s.n.] in [U.K.] .
Written in English


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Statementresearcher: Glenn Rikowski.
ContributionsWorshipful Company of Clockmakers., University of Birmingham.
The Physical Object
Pagination90 leaves ;
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19186298M

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