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The size and weight alone of this new edition indicates the great wealth of additional material that has been added to the 1989 edition. Ly's attention to the types of information sought by the clock and watch collector.This book does not simply reproduce Ansonia catalogs. Yes, I did look at a perpetual calendar and found that that date was not a Tuesday.
In 1841, the factory built by Samuel Terry near the rolling mill dam, was burned while occupied by Ray & Carpenter making 'OG' cases and Terry & Andrews making movements. Terry built up the shop again and it was occupied by Theodore Terry and Franklin Andrews, under the company name of Terry & Andrews." During the remainder of the 1840's the Terry & Andrews business prospered and 30xhour and 8xday spring driven models were added to the line of 30-hour weight-driven clocks.
This concise history is beautifully illustrated and heavily referenced.
Photographs, many never before seen by this reviewer, show the men who dominated Ansonia's early history as well as the offices, sales rooms, and factory.
Page 37 includes a table that will serve as a quick reference for dating Ansonia clocks and neatly unravels for the collector the names used by the company at various times in its history.
Ly's nineteen-page introduction is the result of years spent discussing and collecting clocks.