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Keeping Time: Books about Clocks and Time
Featuring Books from the Collection of Justice Warren Shepro

September 24 - December 15, 2007

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Astronomy

Petrus Apianus. Astronomicum caesareum. Ingolstadt: The author, 1540.

Nicolaus Copernicus. De revolvtionibvs orbium coelestium, Libri V... Norimbergae: apud Ioh. Petreium, 1543.

Galileo Galilei. Dialogo di Galileo Galilei... Fiorenza: Gio. Battista Landini, 1632.

Edmond Halley. A New and Correct Sea Chart of the Whole World... London: Sold by R. Mount and T. Page [1702]

Johann Kepler. Astronomia nova ΑΙΤΙΟΛΟΓΗΤΟΣ... [Heidelberg: E. Vögelin] Anno aere Dionysianae 1609.

Joannes Regiomontanus. [Calendarium] Venice: Erhard Ratdolt, 1482.

Horology

Ferdinand Berthoud. Essai sur l'horlogerie. Paris: Chez J. Cl. Jombert: Musier: Ch. J. Panckoucke, 1763. *

------. Essai sur l'horlogerie. Paris: J.G. Merigot: Didot: Jombert, 1786. *

William Derham. The Artificial Clock-maker. London: Printed for James Knapton, at the Crown in St Paul's Church-yard, 1700. *

-----. The Artificial Clock-maker. London: J. Knapton, 1714. *

Christiaan Huygens. Horologivm oscillatorivm. Parisiis: F. Muguet, 1673.

Jean-André Lepaute. Traité d'horlogerie, contenant tout ce qui est nécessaire pour bien connoître et pour régler les pendules et les montres. Paris: Chez Samson, 1767. *

John Smith. Horological Dialogues. London: J. Edwin, 1675. *

Henri Sully. Règle artificielle du tems: traité de la division naturelle & artificielle du tems des horloges et des montres de différentes constructions. Paris: Chez Gregoire Dupuis, 1717. *

Antoine Thiout. Traité de l'horlogerie, méchanique et pratique. Paris: C. Moette [etc.], 1741. *

Marine Chronometry

Ferdinand Berthoud. Traité des horloges marines... Paris: J.B.G. Musier fils, 1773. *

------. Essai sur l'horlogerie... Paris: Chez J. Cl. Jombert: Musier: Ch. J. Panckoucke, 1763. *

Franç'ois César Le Tellier, Marquis de Courtanvaux. Journal du voyage de M. le Marquis de Courtanvaux... Paris: Imprimerie royale, 1768.

Rupert Thomas Gould. The Marine Chronometer: Its History and Development. London: J.D. Potter, 1923. *

John Harrison. The Principles of Mr. Harrison's Timekeeper. London: Printed by W. Richardson and S. Clark and sold by J. Nourse, and Mess. Mount and Page, 1767. *

Nevil Maskelyne. An Account of the Going of Mr. John Harrison's Watch, at the Royal Observatory... London: Printed by W. Richardson and S. Clark: sold by John Nourse, and Mess. Mount and Page, 1767. *

Thomas Mudge. A Narrative of Facts Relating to Some Timekeepers... London: Printed for Thomas Payne ..., 1792. *

Clocks and Clockmaking

F. J. Britten. Former Clock & Watchmakers and Their Work. London: E. & F.N. Spon; New York: Spon & Chamberlain, 1894. *

------. Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers. London: B.T. Batsford; New York: C. Scribners' Sons, 1899. *

------. Old English Clocks: The Wetherfield Collection. London: Lawrence and Jellicoe, 1907. *

Herbert Cescinsky. English Domestic Clocks. London: G. Routledge, 1913. *

Alexander Cumming. The Elements of Clock and Watch-work. London: Printed for the author, 1766. *

Edmond Develle. Album d'horlogerie Blésoise. Blois: Rivière, 1913. *

Pierre Dubois. Collection archéologique du prince Pierre Soltykoff. Horlogerie: Description et iconographie des instruments horaires du XVIe siècle... Paris: V. Didron, 1858. *

James Ferguson. Select Mechanical Exercises. London: Printed for A. Strahan, and T. Cadell ..., 1790. *

Thomas Reid. Treatise on Clock and Watch Making. Edinburgh: Printed for John Fairbairn, 1826. *

-------. Treatise on Clock and Watch Making. Glasgow: Blackie & Son, 1847. *

John Smith. Old Scottish Clockmakers from 1453 to 1850. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1921. *

Walter Smith. Examples of Household Taste. New York: R. Worthington, 1877.

Worshipful Company of Clockmakers. Some Account of the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers of the City of London. [London]: Privately printed, 1881. *

Sun Dials

Mitsumasa Anno. Anno's Sundial. New York: Philomel Books, 1987.

James Ferguson. Lectures on Select Subjects ... With the Use of the Globes, the Art of Dialing, and the Calculation of the Mean Times of New and Full Moons and Eclipses. London: Printed for W. Strahan, 1773. *

Mrs. Alfred Gatty. The Book of Sun Dials. London: G. Bell, 1900. *

Giovanni Paolo Gallucci. De fabrica, et vsv novi horologij solaris, lunaris & sideralis... Venetiis: Apud Io. Baptistam Ciottum ..., 1592.

Angela Lorenz. Librex Solaris. Verona: Angela Lorenz, 1990.

Jacques Ozanam. La Gnomonique. A Paris ...: Chez Charles-Antoine Jombert ..., 1746.

Johann Friedrich Penther. Gnomonica fundamentalis & mechanica... Augspurg: in Verlag bey Franz Anton Veith, 1794. *

Johann Jacob Schübler. Neue und deutliche Anleitung zur practischen Sonnen-Uhr-Kunst. Nürnberg: Verlegts Johann Christoph Weigel ...: Gedruckt bey Lorenz Bieling, 1726.

Bartholomäus Scultetus. Gnomonice de solariis, siue, Doctrina practica tertiae partis astronomiae... Görlitz: Gedruckt vnd aussgangen in Kosten vnd Verlegung Matthiae Menii Dantiscani ... durch Ambrosium Fritsch, 1572.

Georg Vogtherr. Ein wolgegrindtes kunstreichs sumari Büchlin aller Sonnen U ür vffacht oder vier eckette Stecklen... Strassburg: Durch Heinrichen Vogtherren, 1539.

Orreries

James Ferguson. Astronomy Explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and Made Easy to Those Who Have Not Studied Mathematics. London: Printed for, and sold by the author ..., 1757. *

John Harris. Astronomical Dialogues between a Gentleman and a Lady... London: Printed by T. Wood for Benj. Cowse, at the Rose and Cross in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1719. *

------. The Description and Use of the Globes and the Orrery. London: Printed for T. Wright and E. Cushee, 1745. *

Robert Evans Lloyd. A Syllabus of a Course of Lectures on Astronomy: Illustrated by That Magnificent and Highly Improved Apparatus, the New Dioastrodoxon; or Grand Transparent Orrery, Twenty-one Feet Diameter. Oxford: Printed by J. Munday, 1810.

Calendars

J. F. Barailon. Organisation et tableau des fêtes décadaires. Paris: Impr. nationale, nivose, l'an 3 [1795]

William Holder. A Discourse Concerning Time... London, Printed by J. Heptinstall for L. Meredith, 1694.

Arthur Hopton. A Concordancy of Yeares. [London] Printed by N. Okes for T. Adams, 1615.

Kalendarium Gregorianum Perpetuum. Romae: Ex Typographia Dominici Basae, 1582.

William Salmon. The London Almanack for the Yeare of Our Lord 1696; for the Year of the World, 5695, and of His Majesties Reign, 8... London: Printed by W. Horton for the Company of Stationers, 1696.

Valentin Butzlin von Wangen. [Kalendar für 1567] Zürych: Gedruckt by C. Froschower [1566]

John Willes. The Julian and Gregorian Year; Or, The Difference betwixt the Old and New-Stile. London: R. Sare, 1700.

The Catholic Church and Time

Book of Hours. France, ca. 1450. Ricketts ms. 118

Book of Hours. Netherlands, 1491. Ricketts ms. 133

Book of Hours. France, ca. 1500 Ricketts ms. 136

Diurnale cum calendario. Germany, 1499. Ricketts ms. 50

Rodrigo de Zamorano. Cronologia y Reportorio de la Razon de los Tiempos... En Sevilla: En la imprenta de Andrea Pescioni y Iuan de Leon, 1585.

Fiction

John Bellairs. The House with a Clock in Its Walls. Pictures by Edward Gorey. New York: Dial Press [1973]

John Dickson Carr. The Skeleton in the Clock: Another Adventure of Sir Henry Merrivale. New York: Morrow, 1948.

Michael Cunningham. The Hours. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1998.

Charles Dickens. Master Humphrey's Clock. London: Chapman and Hall, 1840-1841. *

Adrian Conan Doyle and John Dickson Carr. "The Adventures of the Seven Clocks," in Life. Vol. 33, no. 26 (Dec. 29, 1952).

Kenneth Fearing. The Big Clock. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1946.

Jack Finney. The Clock of Time. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1958.

Leslie Ford. By the Watchman's Clock. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1932.

Erle Stanley Gardner. The Case of the Buried Clock. New York: William Morrow, 1943.

Anna Katharine Green. The Doctor, His Wife and the Clock. New York: G. P. Putnam's sons, 1895.

Thomas Chandler Haliburton. The Clockmaker, Or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville. London: David Bryce; Edinburgh: W.P. Nimmo, [1856?]

Claude Houghton. The Clock Ticks. London: Hutchinson, 1954.

Harry Stephen Keeler. The Case of the Barking Clock. New York: Phoenix Press, 1947.

Milan Kundera. Slowness. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1996.

Edwin Lanham. The Clock at 8:16. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1970.

E. V. Lucas. The Barber's Clock. London: Methuen 1931.

Carson McCullers. Clock without Hands. London: Cresset Press, 1961.

E. V. Odle. The Clockwork Man. London: W. Heinemann [1923]

James Thurber. The 13 Clocks. New York: Simon and Schuster, [1950]

Anne Tyler. The Clock Winder. New York: Knopf, 1972.

H. Russell Wakefield. The Clock Strikes Twelve. Sauk City, Wis.: Arkham House, 1946.

H. G. Wells. The Time Machine. London: W. Heinemann, 1895.

Children's Literature

Mitsumasa Anno. Dr. Anno's Magical Midnight Circus. New York; Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1972.

Carla Dijs. What Do I Do at 8 O'Clock? New York, N.Y: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1993.

Juliana Horatia Ewing. Dandelion Clocks. Illustrated by Gordon Browne & other artists. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, [between 1894 and 1896?]

Mary Botham Howitt. My Uncle, the Clockmaker. New York: D. Appleton & Co.; Philadelphia: George S. Appleton, 1845.

Norton Juster. The Phantom Tollbooth. Illustrated by Jules Feiffer. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1993.

Anita Lobel. Illustration from On Market Street. Ca. 1981.

Mrs. Molesworth. The Cuckoo Clock. Illustrated by Walter Crane. London: Macmillan and Co., 1877.

Nursery Rhymes. Daily Express Living Models Series, no. 7. [London: Lane Publications, 1933]

Sir Richard Phillips. A Grammar of General Geography. London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1819.

-------. Why and Because, Or, The Curious Child Answered. London: Printed for the author and published by Darton and Clark, 1854.

Howard Pyle. The Wonder Clock, Or, Four & Twenty Marvellous Tales: Being One for Each Hour of the Day. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1888.

Jeanette Winterson. Tanglewreck. London: Bloomsbury Children's, 2006.



Books marked with * are from the collection of Justice Warren Shepro.

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