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Nineteenth and twentieth century clocks and wristwatches

Nineteenth and twentieth century clocks and wristwatches

which will be sold by auction by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. ... Thursday, 26th May 1983 ... .

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Published by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. in London .
Written in English


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