Welcome. You are looking at "THE CLOCK REPAIR PRIMER" by Philip E Balcomb. This is a MUST READ for anyone who is interested in clock repair as either a career or a hobby. This is the Eighth Edition - Sept. 2001. This book has the Soft cover, 151 pages, 144 Illustrations, and covers the beginner's Introduction to the Mechanics of Pendulum Clocks and Basic Clock Repair. This book can also be used in conjunction with a companion book, "THE CLOCK REPAIR FIRST READER" - Second Steps for the Beginner by Balcomb - offered in a seperate auction.This book is used but in Very Good condition. Go Figure,,,, I actually read the books I buy, tfore, all of my books are used. However, t are no marks, torn or missing pages or stains. Pages are crisp and clear. The photos are the scans of the actual book. This item is being sold as is. Refund will be offered only if this description is grossly inacurate. Please read entire listing prior to bidding.