2685 - Precision Pendulum Clocks


The Quest for Accurate Timekeeping.

This beautiful book relates the incredible story of the how leading clockmakers, primarily of England, struggled to achieve accurate timekeeping for over 300 years. A remarkably thorough yet concise text, by several of today's leading horologists, is accompanied by nearly 3000 photographs of clocks, which demonstrate each fascinating development.


224 pages

Edition : 2003

Langue : anglais

CHF 100.00