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Chasing Time - Vintage Wristwatches for the Discerning Collector

Chasing Time - Vintage Wristwatches for the Discerning Collector

Author: Alistair Gibbons
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The early 2000s were an important period, spanning a time when mechanical watches had quite rightly retaken their place in the world market. We all may have a digital device in our pocket that is more accurate than a mechanical watch, but a timepiece has soul, personality, and history. The collection in this book is a step into the world of vintage watch collecting, with a range of photographs, intricate research, and accessible reference material that will intrigue both the casual and avid enthusiast. The collection showcases some of the most interesting, luxurious, and functional twentieth-century (1930-1980) mechanical timepieces ever to be produced, including Heuer's Autavia, Rolex's Submariner, Gallet's MultiChron, Zenith's De Luca, and the Unviersal Space Compax.

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General Fields

  • : 9780764354953
  • : Schiffer Publishing, Limited
  • : Schiffer Publishing, Limited
  • : April 2018
  • : ---length:- '8.125'width:- '9.125'units:- Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 240
  • : Alistair Gibbons
  • : Hardback