I just purchased a valve spring compressor that has a lever on both ends, similar to this one:
What is not clear to me is the advantage of having this two-lever setup.
What does it have over the more common single-lever design like this one?
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Doesn't appear to have a special purpose other than convenience. According to the Draper Tools Website;
Suitable for use on most engines due to double-ended valve cup. Unique double action lever cams action provide choice of operation either above or below valve.