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Product Description: Wearing a watch is not only about the measurement and indication of time: it is also about a passion for design and of course elegance. This richly illustrated, finely crafted, book is a true watch-lover's bible with a panoramic tour of one thousand iconic watches...read more

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9783848010479 | Com edition (H F Ullmann, November 15, 2016), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Wearing a watch is not only about the measurement and indication of time: it is also about a passion for design and of course elegance.

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Product Description: This handsome volume showcases master watchmaker Vacheron Constantin’s innovative Reference 57260 timepiece—a horological masterpiece and the most complicated watch ever made. Vacheron Constantin, the oldest watch manufacturer in the world, has been renowned for its watchmaking excellence for more than 260 years...read more

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9782080202758 | Flammarion, November 1, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This handsome volume showcases master watchmaker Vacheron Constantin’s innovative Reference 57260 timepiece—a horological masterpiece and the most complicated watch ever made.

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Product Description: The Wristwatch Annual has become a classic for aficionados of fine watchmaking. It’s a one-stop shop for watch buying, offering complete specs and prices on over 1,400 models by more than 130 international brands, while also tracking the latest developments in the watch industry...read more
By Peter Braun (editor)

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9780789212627 | Annual edition (Abbeville Pr, October 25, 2016), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Wristwatch Annual has become a classic for aficionados of fine watchmaking.

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Product Description: This invaluable, practical book is written by a watch repairer with more than 20 years' experience. It is aimed principally at the novice mechanical watch repairer, although those with more experience will also find it most useful...read more

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9781785001550 | Crowood Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This invaluable, practical book is written by a watch repairer with more than 20 years' experience.

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Product Description: This up-to-date, clearly written, and beautifully illustrated book is targeted at the amateur repairer and at the absolute beginner with no experience, as well as at hobbyists who often dabble with, but have little knowledge of, the techniques used in quality horological work...read more

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9781785000928 | Crowood Pr, September 28, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This up-to-date, clearly written, and beautifully illustrated book is targeted at the amateur repairer and at the absolute beginner with no experience, as well as at hobbyists who often dabble with, but have little knowledge of, the techniques used in quality horological work.

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Product Description: Showcasing the latest masterpieces from leading manufacturers, this is the most comprehensive and current guide on watches available. Now in its seventeenth edition, Watches International showcases the latest watches from around the world, from every major watchmaker including Audemars Piguet, Breguet, Bulgari, Hublot, Longines, Patek Philippe, Richard Mille, TAG Heuer, and Zenith...read more
By Tourbillon International (corporate author)

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9780847848430 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, May 31, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Showcasing the latest masterpieces from leading manufacturers, this is the most comprehensive and current guide on watches available.
9780847834204, titled "Watches International: The Original Annual of the World's Finest Wristwatches" | Annual edition (Rizzoli Intl Pubns, June 8, 2010), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Showcasing the latest masterpieces from leading watch houses, this is the most comprehensive and current guide on watches available.
9780847831241 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, June 17, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Now in its ninth edition, Watches International has been setting the standard for up-to-date reference guides devoted to luxury timepieces since 2000.

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Product Description: This catalogue features the highest-quality complicated timepieces from the world’s most luxurious watchmakers. Published by Tourbillon International, this reference work for connoisseurs deals with each of the major horological complications by theme, from their history to their most recent developments...read more
By Tourbillon International (corporate author)

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9780847848393 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, May 31, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This catalogue features the highest-quality complicated timepieces from the world’s most luxurious watchmakers.
9780847840342 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, June 25, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This catalogue features the highest-quality complicated timepieces from the world’s most luxurious watchmakers.

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9780847832446 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, May 12, 2009, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Grand Complications provides a detailed overview of complicated watchmaking.
9780847829408 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, June 26, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Grand Complications, Volume III provides a detailed overview of complicated watchmaking.

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Product Description: This practical, informative, and beautifully illustrated book will be essential reading for all those with a passion for mechanical clocks, and will be of particular interest to both amateurs and professionals alike who wish to work on clock cases and restore them in the correct way according to modern best practice...read more

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9781785000232 | Crowood Pr, April 1, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This practical, informative, and beautifully illustrated book will be essential reading for all those with a passion for mechanical clocks, and will be of particular interest to both amateurs and professionals alike who wish to work on clock cases and restore them in the correct way according to modern best practice.

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Product Description: The most reliable and convenient guide to watches available, the Complete Price Guide to Watches is a mini encyclopedia with over 10,000 watches priced and over 8,000 images provided for education and identification. This book is the definitive guide for all levels of watch education and collection...read more

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9780982948750 | 36 edition (Tinderbox Pr, March 15, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The most reliable and convenient guide to watches available, the Complete Price Guide to Watches is a mini encyclopedia with over 10,000 watches priced and over 8,000 images provided for education and identification.

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Product Description: A century of automotive-inspired watches. This lavish volume is a fascinating exploration of the interplay between two kinds of beautifully made machines. A detailed look at the development and history of timepieces influenced by automotive design, made in direct partnership with automotive firms or historically important presences in the world of motorsports...read more
By Ariel Adams (contributor)

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9780847848188, titled "Drive Time: Watches Inspired by Automobiles, Motorcycles, and Racing" | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, April 5, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: A century of automotive-inspired watches.

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Product Description: With more than 200 photographs and specifications for 32 watches, this book provides a comprehensive history of one of Germany's finest watchmakers and its timepieces. Since its founding in 1845, A. Lange and Sohne has been at the core of fine watchmaking...read more

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9780764349560, titled "The Beauty of Time: The Watches of A. Lange & Söhne" | Schiffer Pub Ltd, January 28, 2016, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: With more than 200 photographs and specifications for 32 watches, this book provides a comprehensive history of one of Germany's finest watchmakers and its timepieces.

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Product Description: Watches diamonds jewellery and silverware catalogue 1919-1920

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9781523663781 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 24, 2016, cover price $6.75 | About this edition: Watches diamonds jewellery and silverware catalogue 1919-1920

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Product Description: This volume commemorates Vacheron Constantin’s uninterrupted 260-year history devoted to watchmaking excellence. 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...read more
By Franco Cologni and Bruno Ehrs (photographer)

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9782080202246 | Box edition (Flammarion, December 8, 2015), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This volume commemorates Vacheron Constantin’s uninterrupted 260-year history devoted to watchmaking excellence.

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Product Description: Among the world’s great technological and imaginative achievements is the invention and development of the timepiece. Examining for the first time the Metropolitan Museum’s unparalleled collection of European clocks and watches created from the early middle ages through the 19th century, this fascinating book enriches our understanding of the origins and evolution of these ingenious works...read more

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9781588395795 | Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 2, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Among the world’s great technological and imaginative achievements is the invention and development of the timepiece.

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Product Description: This introductory guide and valuation of the world's most legendary wristwatches includes more than 200 photographs that trace the trends of man's favorite toy – and his only socially acceptable piece of jewelry – for more than 100 years...read more

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9780764349577 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, December 26, 2015, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: This introductory guide and valuation of the world's most legendary wristwatches includes more than 200 photographs that trace the trends of man's favorite toy – and his only socially acceptable piece of jewelry – for more than 100 years.

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Product Description: Three years ago, French car designer Olivier Gamiette became fascinated with how watches work and began drawing them in his spare time. He started to educate himself on the different elements that watches possess and how to define their proportions...read more

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9781624650253 | Bilingual edition (Design Studio Pr, November 28, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Three years ago, French car designer Olivier Gamiette became fascinated with how watches work and began drawing them in his spare time.

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Product Description: The must-have guide for the collector of mechanical wristwatches. Complete information—including prices—on over 1,400 models made by more than 130 international brands.The eighteenth edition of what has become a classic for afficionados of fine watchmaking once again looks at the developments in the watch industry...read more
By Peter Braun and Marton Radkai (contributor)

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9780789212368 | Abbeville Pr, October 27, 2015, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: The must-have guide for the collector of mechanical wristwatches.

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Product Description: To mark the occasion of the 200th birthday of Ferdinand Adolph Lange, the famous high-end watch maker, the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden are organizing an exhibition that will trace the history of making precision timepieces in Saxony...read more
By Sibylle Gluch (editor) and Peter Plaßmeyer (editor)

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9783422073098 | Bilingual edition (Independent Pub Group, October 1, 2015), cover price $55.95 | About this edition: To mark the occasion of the 200th birthday of Ferdinand Adolph Lange, the famous high-end watch maker, the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden are organizing an exhibition that will trace the history of making precision timepieces in Saxony.

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Product Description: This dazzling exploration of the work of renowned horologist Breguet is also a fascinating look at what makes watches and other timepieces tick. Abraham-Louis Breguet invented many of the standard components of today's most prestigious watches, earning the title "The Father of Modern Horology...read more

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9783791354675 | Prestel Pub, October 25, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This dazzling exploration of the work of renowned horologist Breguet is also a fascinating look at what makes watches and other timepieces tick.

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9780534531270, titled "Map Workbook for World History: Since 1500" | Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 1998, cover price $16.95 | also contains Map Workbook for World History: Since 1500 | About this edition: Book by Cynthia Kosso

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Product Description: An outstanding tribute to the timepiece, Telling Time explores the history of watches and clocks from 1550 to the present. With playful, poetic, and always ingenious examples, the book investigates how the display of time has evolved...read more

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9788874397204, titled "Telling Time / L'eloge de L'heure: 1550-2015: Six Centuries of Timekeeping" | Bilingual edition (5 Continents Editions, September 22, 2015), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: An outstanding tribute to the timepiece, Telling Time explores the history of watches and clocks from 1550 to the present.

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Product Description: Patek Philippe & Co. the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer was founded in 1839 and remains to this day a family owned company (it was acquired in the 1930s by the Stern family). It designs and manufactures some of the world's most complicated and expensive mechanical watches and is widely considered the most prestigious watch brand in the world...read more

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9781848094628 | Random House Uk Ltd, September 1, 2016, cover price $325.00 | About this edition: Patek Philippe & Co.

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Product Description: Wristwatches presents illustrated portraits of all the popular watch brands―some of them long since unavailable―from America, Germany, Japan, France, and, of course, from the world’s major manufacturer of timepieces, Switzerland...read more

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9783848000869 | Mul edition (H F Ullmann, April 15, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Wristwatches presents illustrated portraits of all the popular watch brands―some of them long since unavailable―from America, Germany, Japan, France, and, of course, from the world’s major manufacturer of timepieces, Switzerland.
9783833160936 | Mul edition (H F Ullmann, June 16, 2011), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Wristwatches presents all popular and rare watch brands - some of them long since unavailable - from the US, Germany, Japan, and of course from the world's major manufacturer of timepieces: Switzerland.

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Product Description: This user-friendly book teaches readers fundamental accounting procedures with an emphasis on the relationship between the procedural detail and the fundamental accounting equation. It gives readers the conceptual and procedural accounting tools they need in order to make sound internal and external business decisions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Marsilio (corporate author)

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9780471324409, titled "Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, September 1, 1998, cover price $35.50 | also contains Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making | About this edition: This user-friendly book teaches readers fundamental accounting procedures with an emphasis on the relationship between the procedural detail and the fundamental accounting equation.

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