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            Retro Watches: The Modern Collector's Guide

            Retro Watches: The Modern Collector's Guide (Hardback)

            By Sims, Josh; Greenblatt, Mitch

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $40.50
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            A popular collector's guide to discovering the world of unusual, rare, and dazzlingly retro watches.

            ISBN 9780500022962
            Released NZ 31 Dec 2020
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            23 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Vintage Rolex: The largest collection in the world
             

            Vintage Rolex: The largest collection in the world (Hardback)

            By Silver of The Vintage Watch Company, David

            • RRP: $159.00
            • $121.54
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            • Internationally sourced

            For more than a century, Rolex has stood apart as the most legendary brand of watch in the world. This book is a perfect gift for all lovers of luxury retail as well as passionate collectors of Rolex watches who will want to read about the models they own.

            ISBN 9781911663126
            Released NZ 2 Dec 2020
            Publisher Pavilion Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            The Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide

            The Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Britten, F. J.

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $31.49
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            Previously published: Woodbridge, Suffolk, England: Antique Collector's Club, 1988.

            ISBN 9781616082055
            Released NZ 16 Mar 2011
            Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Title is temporarily out of stock
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            Writing Time: Montblanc

            Writing Time: Montblanc (Hardback)

            By Cologni, Franco; Brunner, Gibsert; Meis, Reinhard

            • RRP: $299.00
            • $239.20
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            The Minerva watch manufacture, established in 1858 in Villeret, Switzerland, produces fine handmade watches. In 2008, Minerva celebrated its 150th anniversary, marking one and a half centuries of watch making history, and a rich heritage of tradition and techniques that is preser...ved by Minerva and Montblanc in the Minerva Institute.
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            ISBN 9782080301581
            Released NZ 15 Nov 2010
            Publisher Editions Flammarion
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            12 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Rolex: The Watch Book (New, Extended Edition)
             

            Rolex: The Watch Book (New, Extended Edition) (Hardback)

            By Brunner, Gibsert L.

            Extended and updated reprint of the bestselling reference book. A historical record including the latest models. Renowned wristwatch expert and historian Gisbert Brunner generously shares his unparalleled expertise in the field.

            ISBN 9783961712083
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2019
            Publisher teNeues Publishing UK Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Out of print
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            Vacheron Constantin: Artists of Time

            Vacheron Constantin: Artists of Time (Hardback)

            By Cologni, Franco; Bruno, Ehrs

            • RRP: $135.00
            • $108.00
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            Geneva-based Vacheron Constantin has maintained its reputation for producing exceptional timepieces, from its first watch circa 1760 to its extraordinary mechanical watches of today. This book traces the history of the manufacture and includes an informative catalog of timepieces... and a guide to the watchmakers art.
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            ISBN 9782080202246
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2016
            Publisher Editions Flammarion
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            From Sundials to Atomic Clocks
             

            From Sundials to Atomic Clocks (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Jespersen, James

            • RRP: $38.99
            • $29.84
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            This introduction to time focuses on measurement, historic methods of timekeeping, the uses of time information, and the role of time in science and technology. Other topics include the search for uniform time, the application of time to energy, communication, and transportation,... and the role of th
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            ISBN 9780486409139
            Released NZ 8 Dec 2011
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            History of the Hour: Clocks and Modern Temporal Orders

            History of the Hour: Clocks and Modern Temporal Orders (Hardback, New edition)

            By Rossu, Gerhard Dohrn-Van; Dunlap, Thomas

            This text provides an overview of the history of the mechanical clock and its effects on European society from the late Middle Ages to the industrial revolution. The book provides a discussion of how mechanical clocks functioned in cities and dispels many myths associated with th...e clock's history.
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            ISBN 9780226155104
            Released NZ 15 Jan 1996
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Watches

            Watches (Paperback)

            By Thompson, David; Peckham, Saul

            • RRP: $45.00
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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
            Availability
            Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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            The Watch Book: Compendium

            The Watch Book: Compendium (Hardback)

            By Brunner, Gisbert

            • RRP: $115.00
            • $115.00
            • Temporarily out of stock

            Bestsellers `The Watch Book I' and `The Watch Book II' are now available as one affordable volume. With the knowledge of watch expert Gisbert L. Brunner and almost 1000 pictures, we comprehensively pay tribute to the most important watch brands in the world. A must for all wristw...atch collectors and connoisseurs and those who want to be one.
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            ISBN 9783961711857
            Released NZ 1 May 2019
            Publisher teNeues Publishing UK Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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