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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
            Published 1 July 2014 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            Watches International Volume XIV: Volume 14
             

            Watches International Volume XIV: Volume 14 (Paperback)

            By International, Tourbillon

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            Showcasing the latest masterpieces from leading watch manufacturers, this is the most comprehensive and current guide on watches available.

            ISBN 9780847840038
            Published 3 June 2013 by Rizzoli International Publicat
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Longcase Clocks
             

            Longcase Clocks (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Greenlaw, Joanna

            • OUR PRICE $16.99

            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 ...

            ISBN 9780747804178
            Published 20 May 2012 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Shire colour book
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            Anniversary Clocks
             

            Anniversary Clocks (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wotton, Peter

            • OUR PRICE $13.99

            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
            Published 20 May 2012 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Shire Library
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            Writing Time: Montblanc

            Writing Time: Montblanc (Hardback)

            By Brunner, Gisbert; Marti, Laurence; Meis, Reinhard; Cologni, Franco

            • RRP: $299.00
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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 ...

            ISBN 9782080301581
            Published 15 November 2010 by Editions Flammarion
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            From Sundials to Atomic Clocks
             

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

            By Jespersen, James

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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, ...

            ISBN 9780486409139
            Published 8 December 2011 by Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Collectible Wristwatches
             

            Collectible Wristwatches (Paperback)

            By Pannier, Rene

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            Whether a cherished heirloom or state-of-the-art design, sensible or frivolous, the watches people wear are often expressions of their personalities. Watches have long been desirable collector's items, as some of the vintage models in this book show. Collectible Wristwatches feat ...

            ISBN 9782080106216
            Published 22 November 2001 by Editions Flammarion
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series The Collectible Series
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            Quintessentially Watches
             

            Quintessentially Watches (Hardback)

            By Quintessentially Publishing

            • OUR PRICE $96.99

            Quintessentially Watches is a luxury coffee-table book detailing the story of horology. Featuring the most luxurious and well-regarded watch makers in history, this is Quintessentially's recommendations concerning the most coveted watches available. Punctuated with articles from ...

            ISBN 9780956995209
            Published 30 April 2012
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Vacheron Constantin: Artists of Time

            Vacheron Constantin: Artists of Time (Hardback)

            By Cologni, Franco; Bruno, Ehrs

            • RRP: $135.00
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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 ...

            ISBN 9782080202246
            Published 1 January 2016 by Editions Flammarion
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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.

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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
            Published 16 March 2011 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
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