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The Carriage Clock: A Repair and Restoration Manual
This truly comprehensive and practical new work is the first book to be devoted solely to the repair and restoration of the carriage clock, and as such will be greatly welcomed by professional and amateur alike. It describes the variety of movements found in the clocks that were produced by the thousand in France. The details of the simple timepiece, strikers, alarms, quar ...more
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published June 1st 2004 by Robert Hale
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Very technical for the clock repair and restoration professional. I purchased the book to learn more about the platform escapement and how the clock operates. I learned quite a bit but it is far too technical for me and those who just have a passing interest in learning more about the carriage clock. It is well done.