In this book, the author has dealt with the usual faults likely to develop in each type of movement in a clock's general use, from the lordly grandfather to the humble alarm. All the tools and equipment are described and illustrated, together with the ways of using them. The craftsman's most important and valuable tools of all--his skillful ...Read MoreIn this book, the author has dealt with the usual faults likely to develop in each type of movement in a clock's general use, from the lordly grandfather to the humble alarm. All the tools and equipment are described and illustrated, together with the ways of using them. The craftsman's most important and valuable tools of all--his skillful fingers--are shown in use in the clearest manner. Over 400 line drawings have been specially made from parts under working conditions.Read Less
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
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Very Good. 0719800005 Dust jacket is scuffed with small creases and tears and one clipped corner. Lightly scuffed edges. Pages are slightly brown from age. Pages are clear and binding is secure. A nice copy. Your purchase supports a non-profit organization that promotes literacy and recycling through a free book share program!
Ayres, E. A. Fair in None jacket. Hardcover Textblock is tanned but unmarked. Edges are dust soiled. Blue boards are faded and dust soiled. Front board and spine have gilt lettering. Corners and spine are bumped and scuffed. Spine is cocked. 239 pgs.
Ayres, E. A. Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall Second edition. Hundreds of fine black & white illustrations, drawings, many of clock parts in fine detail. 224 pages including index. Hard to find.
E. A. Ayres. G in fair DJ Water stained & chipped dj, yes. 8vo, xxxii 239pp., The first xxxii pages are b/w ads for various clock makers and or sellers. These pages have a light wrinkle at the top from. Moisture. There are b/w drawings on almost every page. Index.
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