Watch & Clock Makers’ Handbook, Dictionary & Guide by F. J. Britten – Book

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Brand New Book
Hard cover
8 ½ X 5 ½ Inches
499 Pages
400 Illustrations
by F. J. Britten
11th Edition,
Watch & Clockmakers’ Handbook
Dictionary & Guide

Fredrick James Britten’s practical handbook for watch and clockmakers first appeared in1878. It was revised ten times by the author before he died in 1913. From the first it was looked upon as the trade ‘bible’ and a century later it is still unsurpassed.

If you know Horology you know about this book. If you know Horology you shouldn’t be without this book.

It is encyclopedic in scope. It is both a dictionary and a practical guide. The listings are arranged in alphabetical order. Do you want to know what a locking spring does or how to set up a perpetual calendar works? It is all here plus so much more.


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A Must Have for the Watch or Clock Collector’s/Repairer’s Library.
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