The History of the Telescope, King H C, pub. Griffin & Co. 1955, pp.455, profusely illustrated, cloth bound hardback, ex-Hammersmith reference library, usual stamps etc.
The Telescope, A Short History, Dunn, Richard, pub Conway 2011 pp.192, many colour illustrations, cloth bound hardback with dust jacket.
Frank’s Book of the Telescope, A Guide to Instruments for the Amateur Astronomer, Frank, Charles, pub 1952, pp.132. Now a useful guide to telescopes commonly found.
Please see the other books I have listed on Fleaglass. I have recently retired and am selling most of my scientific and medical instrument reference library, including many works now difficult to obtain.
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Ganymede Antiques, the scientific and medical instrument specialists established in 1992 and based in London, U.K. ceased trading as a business in March 2022. However Keith Petts has for disposal some reference books and scientific instruments personally owned which will be offered on Fleaglass. I no longer purchase scientific or medical instruments. I can be contacted at [email protected]
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