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A Dial in Your Poke

£24.99

Product description

A book about pocket sundials of all types with detailed explanations of how to use them. The book has useful appendices on caring for dials, fakes, magnetic deviation and museums with sundial collections.

In case you are wondering "he drew a dial from his poke" is a quotation from Shakespeare.

Near Fine book in VG+ Dust wrapper. Wrapper has some slight shelf-wear.

Personal dedication by the author on front free end-paper "To Frank with best wishes from Mike, 3 June 2004"

Item details

Author(s):
Cowham, Mike
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
M. J. Cowham
Title:
A Dial in Your Poke

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A book about pocket sundials of all types with detailed explanations of how to use them. The book has useful appendices on caring for dials, fakes, magnetic deviation and museums with sundial collections.

In case you are wondering "he drew a dial from his poke" is a quotation from Shakespeare.

Near Fine book in VG+ Dust wrapper. Wrapper has some slight shelf-wear.

Personal dedication by the author on front free end-paper "To Frank with best wishes from Mike, 3 June 2004"

Author(s):
Cowham, Mike
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
M. J. Cowham
Title:
A Dial in Your Poke

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We are a specialist shop nestled in the heart of Jesmond, a lovely residential area of Newcastle Upon Tyne. We opened in July 2010 and have on offer 5,000 books, 2,000 records, CDs and games as well as sheet music, cards and stationery within the shop. Our shop has high ceilings and a nice, bright and airy feel. We are gaining a very good reputation in the Rare and Collectable books and vinyl community, but also do a roaring trade in contemporary fiction and modern non-fiction. We also organise live music and book events and aim to be a hub of culture in this wonderfully tight-knit community.

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