Melrose: Theodore R. Crom, 1980. 1st. Hardcover. First edition. Folio. xiv, 678pp, including bibliography and index. Preface by Tom Crom. Black & white illustrations. Brown cloth covered boards; gilt titles and decoration to front board; gilt titles to the spine. All edges neat and clean. Fine. Item #16379
An invaluable reference for all collectors & museums with an interest in old horological tools. Profusely illustrated with drawings & photographs of tools made around the world. Tools are arranged in alphabetical order with an extensive index wherein tools are cross-referenced to accommodate variable terminology.