Donald de Carle with illustrations by E. A. Ayers - Practical Clock Repairing
London: N.A.G. Press, Ltd., 1972 (first published in 1952). Later edition and printing. Hardcover book. 8vo. Navy boards with gold lettering. 244pp., including the index. Price tag (tag reads $8.00) from previous bookstore affixed to the front paste-down page (see photos). Previous owner inscription (in green ink) to the upper edge of the front end-page (see photos). Some underlining and annotations throughout. Fair condition. Minor separation of the text-block from the spine. The spine is very slightly rolled. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, end-papers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (shows original price of (2.00) and is in fair condition. Light sun-fading to the spine. Edge-wear to the perimeter of the dust jacket. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to all faces of the dust jacket. Some chipping to the upper/lower dust jacket spine. Some wear and chipping to corners and hinges.
"with over 400 especially drawn illustrations"
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