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Mercer Chronometers. Radical Tom Mercer and the house he founded.

pp. xxiv, 251, (i). Tipped-in coloured frontispiece, 24 coloured plates and 68 black and white illustrations. Dust wrapper over blue cloth gilt, a very good copy signed by Tony Mercer on the half title.

*WITH a TLS from F. A. MERCER, 1978, to Miss D. Hood, discussing his book, AND 2 x TLSs from DAVID HARRIES who wrote the Foreword, also to Miss Hood, 1974 and 1978, discussing the history of Mercer's. Miss Hood appears to be the daughter of 'Jimmy' Hood, who made the hands for the chronometers AND a Compliments slip from the publisher, with a note from 'Anthony' to David [Harries].

Brant Wright Associates. Ashford, Kent.

Date Published: 1978. 4to. LIMITED EDITION, out of series.

Stock No. 63730

Price: 350.00