Not just basic 'e-book'
Real Book Scans
complete with original
Seventeen Complete Rare Book Scans ~
seventeen rare vintage books and catalogues
in the collection
have been scanned and converted to Adobe format
for easy reading on your
computer screen and come complete
with all the illustrations and photos intact.
many different aspects of this fascinating subject
hosts of hints and tips combined together in a
unique and rare book collection!
This bargain set of
nostalgic rare books includes the following titles…
A Book of
Sundial Mottoes 1903.
A New Method of Constructing Sun-Dials.
A Printers Sundial 1913.
Book of Old Sundials.
Garden Ornaments 1916.
- Erkins Studios.
Gnomonique ou traité Théorique
et Pratique de la Construction des Cadrans
or New Posies for Sundials 1625.
Horologium Achaz 1895.
Nova Praxis Construendi Circinum Proportionalem
On a New Self-Registering Sundial 1857..
Primitive Sun Dials 1917.
Sun Dials and Roses of Yesterday 1902.
Sundials How to Know Use and Make
The Book of Sun Dials 1900.
Timepiece of Shadows 1893.
Ye Sundial Booke 1914.
Although the underlying book material is
the public domain due to their age, much
deleting of erroneous
material has also been carried out
personally on all,
making this book set a unique and a much improved offering.
It is provided here at a
particularly low cost, mainly to cover materials plus
various associated overheads including eBay fees. It is now presented here in a convenient Adobe Reader
form (.pdf files) suitable for all computer systems.
This allows for all the really essential illustrations and
photos to be shown, as opposed to the text only
versions available. It consists of
both private and publicly available material
including a number of ex libris volumes.
Adobe Reader itself (and its updates) is completely free to download from the Adobe web
although it usually comes pre-installed as
standard on most computers.
Overall, a nice collection at a low price that
going to break anyone, so go right ahead and Treat Yourself!
Please note that a number of the old books
scanned will naturally show signs of age, such as an
occasional watermark or browning/fading and although
readable with minor adjustments to the options
provided with the software they may not be
in as pristine a condition as may be expected from
newer volumes. Therefore allowances should be made
Sundial in the
form of a Mandolin 1612
are in the usual 'zipped' (compressed)
form requiring unzipping upon receipt - a utility
for this is usually already installed on most
computers and simply requires double clicking on the
file to select the unzip command, otherwise it's
readily obtainable free on the internet. You will be
quickly sent a secure Link for downloading the
collection within just hours of your purchase,
depending on your time zone. Try it - it's quick,
reliable and convenient!
Price Only £4.50