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            Wristwatch Annual 2020: The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models and Specifications
              

            Wristwatch Annual 2020: The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models and Specifications (Paperback)

            By Braun, Peter; With Radkai, Marton

            • RRP: $84.99
            • $84.99
            • Pub Date
              1 Apr 20

            The essential guide for the collector of mechanical wristwatches, with complete information on over 1,400 models from some 130 international brands With Wristwatch Annual, collectors have at hand a wealth of information on the latest offerings from today's most important watch pr...oducers, from Swiss mainstays like Rolex and Patek Philippe to the maverick independent brands springing up across Europe and the U.S. The book is arranged alphabetically by producer, and the movement, functions, case, band, price, and variations of each pictured watch are fully described. This year's edition, like its predecessors, will feature a variety of additional articles on independent watchmaking, key personalities in the watch world, and the technical aspects of horology. An illustrated glossary and a primer on watch care help acclimate the reader to the world of fine timepieces.
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            ISBN 9780789213525
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2020
            Publisher Abbeville Press Inc.,U.S.
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 1 Apr 2020
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            The Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide
              

            The Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide (EPUB ebook)

            By Britten, F. J.

            • RRP: $74.99
            • $74.99
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            Previously published: Woodbridge, Suffolk, England: Antique Collector's Club, 1988.

            ISBN 9781626367487
            Available in EPUB
            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Released NZ 16 Mar 2011
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Longcase Clocks
             

            Longcase Clocks (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Greenlaw, Joanna

            • RRP: $16.99
            • $16.99
            • To Order/ Indent titles

            This book provides a concise survey of the development of the longcase clock (popularly called the grandfather clock) in Britain. As well as being an accurate source of reference, the book explains how time is measured, how a pendulum regulates a clock, and what keeps it swinging.... It describes the manufacture and characteristics of clock dials, hands and cases in a manner designed to help the reader to identify and date clocks
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            ISBN 9780747804178
            Released NZ 20 May 2012
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Shire colour book
            Availability
            Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order
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            The Watch Book Rolex

            The Watch Book Rolex (Hardback)

            By Brunner, Gisbert

            • RRP: $135.00
            • $135.00
            • In Stock At Publisher

            Informative text and hundreds of photos are a fitting testament to the world-renowned Rolex brand. Respected wristwatch expert and historian Gisbert L. Brunner shares his extensive subject knowledge once more. A must-have for watch collectors, enthusiasts, and anyone wishing to b...ecome one.
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            ISBN 9783832769185
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2017
            Publisher teNeues Publishing UK Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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            Anniversary Clocks
             

            Anniversary Clocks (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wotton, Peter

            • RRP: $13.99
            • $13.99
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            The mechanical anniversary clock, also known as the 400-day clock or torsion pendulum clock, is one of the most popular clocks ever invented. Anniversary clocks are recognizable by the decorative balls beneath the dial that rotate one way and then the other.

            ISBN 9780747807339
            Released NZ 20 May 2012
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Shire Library
            Availability
            Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order
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            Watches

            Watches (Paperback)

            By Thompson, David; Peckham, Saul

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $40.50
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            Tells the story of the watch which spans an incredible 500 years. This book offers a collection of pin-pallet lever watches made for the mass market during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries by companies such as Waterbury and Ingersoll.

            ISBN 9780714151106
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2014
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
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            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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            The Watch

            The Watch (Hardback, New title)

            By Stone, Gene

            • RRP: $65.00
            • $58.50
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            A watch may be a practical device for the sole purpose of telling the time as accurately as possible, a complicated machine, a wearable design object, or a status symbol. This work introduces the fifty major brands and provides information on buying, collecting, maintaining and w...earing watches.
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            ISBN 9780810930933
            Released NZ 12 Oct 2006
            Publisher Abrams
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Marine Chronometer: Its History and Development
             

            The Marine Chronometer: Its History and Development (Hardback)

            By Cronin, John

            • RRP: $54.50
            • $43.60
            • Save $10.90
            • Internationally sourced

            Maritime chronometers are rare and precious items, crafted with care and precision, to provide an accurate means of measuring time and determining longitude at sea. This title explains the workings of the chronometer and highlights some of the most significant makers and provides... hints for maintenance.
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            ISBN 9781847971852
            Released NZ 20 Sep 2010
            Publisher Publishers Distribution Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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            The Cartier Tank Watch

            The Cartier Tank Watch (Hardback)

            By Cologni, Franco

            • RRP: $145.00
            • $116.00
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            Celebrating the centennial anniversary of theiconic Tank watch, which revolutionized the art ofwatchmaking. The Tank watch is one of Cartier's greatest masterpieces;this volume celebrates its 100-year legacy.

            ISBN 9782080203236
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2017
            Publisher Editions Flammarion
            Interest Age General Audience
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            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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            From Seamaster to Seamaster: The First 70 Years
             

            From Seamaster to Seamaster: The First 70 Years (Hardback)

            By Omega; Ban, Shigeru; By (photographer) Lacombe, Philippe

            • RRP: $323.00
            • $290.70
            • Save $32.30
            • Internationally sourced

            A celebration of the Omega Seamaster watch s seventieth anniversary with exclusive photographs that truly bring the legendary timepiece to life.

            ISBN 9780847865406
            Released NZ 27 Jun 2018
            Publisher Rizzoli International Publicat
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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