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The Complete Price Guide to Watches
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The most reliable and convenient guide to watches available, the Complete Price Guide to Watches 2015 is the definitive guide for all levels of watch education and collection. From the amateur collector to the most prestigious auction houses, this guide has something for everyone. It not only provides accurate pricing on a plethora of watches and thousands of photographs for watch identification, it also offers historical information on a myriad of watchmakers, including company histories, movement identification, serial numbers, grade numbers, and production dates and quantities. All of this information is accented by antique illustrations salvaged and lovingly reproduced from long lost watch catalogs, advertisements, and brochures. It is because of this attention to detail that the Complete Price Guide to Watches has attained its near-legendary status as the go-to guide for all things watch-related.
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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Introduction Market Report American Pocket Watch Listings Comic & Character Watch Listings Early Antique Watch Listings European Pocket Watch Listings Early & Unusual Pocket Watch Listings Wrist Watch History Wrist Watch Listings Watch Terminology Escapements The Art of Micro Mechanical Marvels Index Notes Advertising

About the Author

Tom Engle, Richard E. Gilbert and Cooksey Shugart have each been active horologists for over 40 years and are all lifetime members of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors (NAWCC). They have searched for fine timepieces throughout the world and are the foremost experts in the field of antique horology. Tom Engle lives in Louisville, KY and Richard Gilbert lives in Sarasota, FL. Cooksey Shugart lived in Cleveland, TN. He passed away in 2013.

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"This book has become the standard reference among watch collectors." -- Brimfield Antique Guide "There have been thousands of price changes in the world of watches, which makes it essential for any serious collector or collector's library to keep updated versions of Complete Price Guide To Watches on hand. Not for the casual collector, this 'bible' packs in some 1,000 pages of values and detail, offering up identification keys, tips on comparing movements and styles, and much more. The black and white photos of watches are just large enough to make identification easier." -- The Bookwatch

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