Construction and early development of the talking clock

by Frank A. Milne

Publisher: Electrical Horology Group, Antiquarian Horological Society in [London?]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 13 Downloads: 351
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Edition Notes

Lecture given to a meeting of the Electrical Horology Group of the Antiquarian Horological Society.

Statementby Frank A. Milne.
ContributionsAntiquarian Horological Society. Electrical Horology Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination13p. ;
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19128673M

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