Complete Price Guide to Watches 2012 Paperback – February 28, 2012
Publisher : Tinderbox Press; 32nd edition (February 28, 2012)
Language : English
Paperback : 1220 pages
ISBN-10 : 0982948719
ISBN-13 : 978-0982948712
Item Weight : 2.31 pounds
Dimensions : 5.75 x 2 x 8.5 inches
The most reliable and convenient guide to watches available, Complete Price Guide to Watches is the definitive guide for all levels of watch education and collection. From the amateur collector to the most prestigious auction houses, Complete Price Guide to Watches has something for everyone. This book not only provides accurate pricing on a plethora of watches and thousands of photographs for watch identification, but also historical information on a myriad of watchmakers, including company histories, movement identification, serial numbers, grade numbers, 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 Complete Price Guide to Watches has attained its near-legendary status as the go-to guide for all things watch-related.
About the author Cooksey Shugart
Cooksey Shugart has been an active horologist since the early 1960s and a member of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors since the early 1970s. He has searched for fine timepieces all over the world and is the foremost expert in the field of antique horology. He has traveled extensively to auctions throughout the U.S. and Europe, to regional and national conventions, meets and shows, and keeps up-to-date pulse of the watch market.