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Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

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Time Tamed

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Time Tamed

Nicholas Foulkes

Mathematics & Sciences; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

The story of mankind's struggle to measure time - and the stunning timepieces that have changed the way we do so. [more]

$55.00

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Vacheron Constantin: Reference 57260

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Vacheron Constantin: Reference 57260

Vacheron Constantin, Vacheron Constantin, Juan Carlos Torres

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

Vacheron Constantin, the oldest watch manufacturer in the world. Vacheron Constantin's latest creation, the Reference 57260,... [more]

$120.00

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Vacheron Constantin: Artists of Time

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Vacheron Constantin: Artists of Time

Franco Cologni, Ehrs Bruno

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

Geneva-based Vacheron Constantin has maintained its reputation for producing exceptional timepieces, from its first watch... [more]

$120.00

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Watches

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Watches

David Thompson, Saul Peckham

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Paperback

Tells the story of the watch which spans an incredible 500 years. This book offers a collection of pin-pallet lever watches... [more]

$35.00

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Writing Time: Montblanc

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Writing Time: Montblanc

Gisbert Brunner, Laurence Marti, Reinhard Meis, Franco Cologni

Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

The Minerva watch manufacture, established in 1858 in Villeret, Switzerland, produces fine handmade watches. In 2008, Minerva... [more]

$230.00

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Clocks

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Clocks

David Thompson, Saul Peckham

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

There are table clocks, astrolabic and astronomical clocks, monstrance clocks, ship's clocks, long case clocks, travelling... [more]

$42.99

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Complete Guide to Making Wooden Clocks 2nd Edn

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Complete Guide to Making Wooden Clocks 2nd Edn

John Nelson

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata; DIY: carpentry & woodworking

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$32.99

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A Man and His Watch

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A Man and His Watch

Matthew Hranek

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

A covetable celebration of watches and the stories at the heart of men's obsession with them. [more]

$79.99

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Watch: A Twentieth Century Style History

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Watch: A Twentieth Century Style History

,Alexander Barter

Product design; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

Discover the stylistic evolution of the wristwatch in this unparalleled guide to the great watches of the 20th century. [more]

$105.00

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Rolex: The Watch Book (New, Extended Edition)

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Rolex: The Watch Book (New, Extended Edition)

Gibsert L. Brunner

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

Updated edition of the best-selling reference work with 32 additional pages, including the latest Rolex watches. Informative... [more]

$160.00

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The Book of Rolex

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The Book of Rolex

Jens Hoy, Christian Frost

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antiques & collectables; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata; Fashion & style guides

Hardback

An exhaustive appraisal of the Rolex watch, including studies of vintage models, current designs and special editions. [more]

$65.00

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Wristwatch Annual 2019: The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models and Specifications

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Wristwatch Annual 2019: The Catalog of Producers, Prices, Models and Specifications...

Peter Braun

Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Paperback

The essential guide for the collector of mechanical wristwatches, with complete information on over 1,400 models from some... [more]

$79.99

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The Watch Book: Compendium

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The Watch Book: Compendium

Gisbert Brunner

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

Bestsellers `The Watch Book I' and `The Watch Book II' are now available as one affordable volume. With the knowledge of watch... [more]

$110.00

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Chronomaster Only: The Super-Chronograph by Nivada & Croton

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Chronomaster Only: The Super-Chronograph by Nivada & Croton

Gregoire Rossier, Anthony Marquie

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

The first complete book dedicated to one of the most desirable chronographs of the 1960s, Chronomaster Aviator Sea Diver by... [more]

$220.00

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Watches: An Identification Manual for Contemporary and Collector's Pieces

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Watches: An Identification Manual for Contemporary and Collector's Pieces...

Fabrice Gueroux

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

A comprehensive guide to identifying fake watches. [more]

$110.00

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Rolex: The Impossible Collection

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Rolex: The Impossible Collection

Fabienne Reybaud

Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

Selected by specialist Fabienne Reybaud, each of the exceptional Rolex watch models in this beautiful handcrafted Ultimate... [more]

$1680.00

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Watchmakers: The Masters of Art Horology

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Watchmakers: The Masters of Art Horology

Maxima Gallery

Time (chronology), time systems & standards; Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

The masterworks of thirteen legendary independent watchmakers collected in a highly illustrated volume. [more]

$120.00

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Chasing Time: Vintage Wrsitwatches for the Discerning Collector

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Chasing Time: Vintage Wrsitwatches for the Discerning Collector

,Alistair Gibbons

Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

The early 2000s were an important period, spanning a time when mechanical watches had quite rightly retaken their place in... [more]

$65.00

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Wristwatch Annual 2018

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Wristwatch Annual 2018

Peter Braun

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Paperback

The must-have guide for the collector of fine wristwatches with complete information-including prices-on over 1,400 models... [more]

$80.00

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Watches International Vol. XVII

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Watches International Vol. XVII

Tourbillon International

Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Paperback

Showcasing the latest masterpieces from leading manufacturers, this is the most comprehensive and current guide on watches... [more]

$69.99

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The Watch Book Rolex

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The Watch Book Rolex

Gisbert Brunner

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

* Informative text and hundreds of photos are a fitting testament to the world-renowned Rolex brand. * Respected wristwatch... [more]

$130.00

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Wristwatch Annual 2017

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Wristwatch Annual 2017

Peter Braun

Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Paperback

The must-have guide for the collector of fine wristwatches with complete information-including prices-on over 1,400 models... [more]

$80.00

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The Illinois Watch and Its Hamilton Years: The Finale of a Great American Watch Company

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The Illinois Watch and Its Hamilton Years: The Finale of a Great American...

Fredric J. Friedberg

Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Mixed media product

This new five-volume, boxed set completes the Illinois Watch story in detail never before revealed, describing the American... [more]

$500.00

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Limited Edition Watches: 150 Exclusive Modern Designs

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Limited Edition Watches: 150 Exclusive Modern Designs

Steven Huyton

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

***AUSTRALIAN AUTHOR*** Welcome to a celebration of alternatively designed wrist- and pocket watches, which honors innovative... [more]

$85.00

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The Watch

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The Watch

Gisbert Brunner

Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

After the success of The Watch Book in 2015, this new follow-up volume, just as beautifully done, is a must-have. Informative... [more]

$120.00

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