Wristwatch Annual 2007

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Every year brings hundreds of new wristwatch designs, with aesthetic and mechanical changes and improvements, limited edition watches, and new producers, keeping this field exciting for collectors. Following the success of last yearGÇÖs book, the new annual features over 1,700 of the worldGÇÖs most luxurious wristwatches and provides color photographs and complete specifications for each watch. With Wristwatch Annual, collectors have a wealth of information close at hand: the book is arranged alphabetically by ...
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Overview


Every year brings hundreds of new wristwatch designs, with aesthetic and mechanical changes and improvements, limited edition watches, and new producers, keeping this field exciting for collectors. Following the success of last yearGÇÖs book, the new annual features over 1,700 of the worldGÇÖs most luxurious wristwatches and provides color photographs and complete specifications for each watch. With Wristwatch Annual, collectors have a wealth of information close at hand: the book is arranged alphabetically by producer, and within each producerGÇÖs section are specifications and materials for each watch, including price, movement, special features, complications, case, dial, band, and available variations of a particular model. A glossary and pronunciation guide help acclimate the reader to the world of fine timepieces, and, for prospective buyers, the addresses of all featured producers are listed together.
The elegant photography and layout will encourage people to peruse the yearGÇÖs offerings for aesthetic appeal as well. The range of styles, from classic to modern, reflects the inclusive nature of this book, which watch collectors around the world will find both a handy reference and required reading.

Featured manufacturers:
Alpina; Svend Anderson; Angular Momentum; Anonimo; Arnold & Son; Audemars Piguet; Ball Watch Company; Baume & Mercier; Bell & Ross; Ernst Benz; Blancpain; blu; Rainer Brand; Martin Braun; Breguet; Breitling; Carl F. Bucherer; Buti; Bvlgari; Nouvelle Horlogerie Calabrese; Cartier; Chase-Durer; Chopard; Chronoswiss; Fr+¬d+¬rique Constant; Corum; Cuervo y Sobrinos; Cyclos; d.freemont; Davosa; de Bethune; de Grisogono; deWitt; Doxa; Dubey & Schaldenbrand; Roger Dubuis; Dunhill; Ebel; Eberhard & Co.; Epos; Louis Erard; Eterna; Jacques Etoile; Faberg+¬; Carlo Ferrara; Formex; Fortis; G+¬rald Genta; Gevril; Girard-Perregaux; Glash++tte Original; Glycine; Graham; Hanhart; Harwood; Herm+¿s; Hublot; IWC; Jacob & Co.; Jaeger-LeCoultre; Jaquet Droz; Daniel JeanRichard; F.P. Journe; Urban J++rgensen; Kobold; Kurth; Maurice Lacroix; A. Lange & S+¦hne; Limes; Longines; Marcello C.; Meistersinger; Mido; Richard Mille; Milus; Daniel Mink; Montblanc; H. Moser; Movado; M++hle; Franck Muller; Ulysse Nardin; NBY; Armand Nicolet; Rainer Nienaber; Nivrel; Nomos; Omega; Oris; Panerai; Parmigiani; Patek Philippe; Piaget; Paul Picot; Polijot-International; Porsche Design; Rado; Auguste Reymond; RGM; Rolex; Daniel Roth; Scalfaro; J+¦rg Schauer; Alain Silberstein; Sinn; Sothis; Stowa; Swiss Army; TAG Heuer; Temption; Tissot; Tudor; Tutima; Union; Vacheron Constantin; Ventura; Vollmer; George J von Burg; Harry Winston; Xemex; Dino Zei; Zenith; Zeno.
With additional reports on:
B.R.M.; DeLaneau; Hautlence; Jean-Mairet & Gillman; Jacques Lemans; Giuliano Mazzuoli; Louis Moinet; Officina del Tempo; SWI.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780789209047
  • Publisher: Abbeville Press, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 11/1/2006
  • Series: Wristwatch Annual Series
  • Edition description: 1ST
  • Edition number: 9
  • Pages: 432
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 11.70 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Producers:
Alpina; Angular
Momentum; Anonimo; Arnold & Son;
Audemars Piguet; Azimuth; Ball Watch Company;
Baume & Mercier; Bell & Ross; Ernst
Benz; Blancpain; blu; Martin Braun;
Breguet; Breitling; Rainer Brand;
Brior; B.R.M.; Carl F.Bucherer; Bvlgari;
Buti; Cartier; Chase-Durer;
Chopard; Chronoswiss; Frederique
Constant; Corum; Cuervo y Sobrinos;
Cvstos; Cyclos; De Bethune;
De Grisogono; DeWitt; Doxa;
Dornbluth & Sohn; Dunhill; Dubey & Schaldenbrand
Roger Dubuis; Ebel; Eberhard & Co.;
Edox; Epos; Louis Erard; Eterna;
Jacques Etoile; Ferrari; Fortis;
Gerald Genta; Girard-Perregaux;
Glashutte Original; Glycine; Graham;
Hamilton; Hanhart; Harwood; Hermes; Hublot;
IWC; Jacob & Co.; Jaeger-LeCoultre;
Jaquet Droz; Jean-Mairet & Gillman;
JeanRichard; F. P. Journe; Kobold;
Maurice Lacroix; A. Lange & Sohne;
Limes; Longines; MeisterSinger;
Richard Mille; Milus; Montblanc;
H. Moser & Cie; Movado; Muhle; Franck
Muller; Ulysse Nardin; NBY; Armand
Nicolet; Nivrel; Nomos; Omega; Oris;
Panerai; Parmigiani; Patek Philippe; Perrelet; Piaget;
Paul Picot; Porsche Design; Rado; Auguste Reymond; RGM;
Rolex; Daniel Roth; Scalfaro; Jorg Schauer;
Alain Silberstein; Sinn; Sothis; Stowa;
Swiss Watch International; Tag Heuer
TAG Heuer; Temption; Tissot;
Tutima; Vacheron Constantin; Ventura;
Vollmer; George J von Burg;
Harry Winston; Dino Zei; Zenith; Zeno

ETA Movements

Glossary
Officina del Tempo
Cellini Jewelers
Diuliano Mazzuoli
Villemont
Revolutions of Time:
Watch Winders
Ladies on the Move
Pronunciation Guide
Rob's Report
Introduction to RussianWatches
Urwerk
Addresses
Masthead
Glossary
Pronunciation Guide
Addresses

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