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The candle-clock of the doors

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The clock of the doors, from which the passage of constant hours can be told by means of a candle. It is divided into two sections

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© 1974 D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, Holland

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al-Jazarī, I.aR. (1974). The candle-clock of the doors. In: The Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices. Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-010-2573-7_11

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