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Gruen Watch Model Identification Guide By Mike Barnett
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The first and only color illustrated guide to Gruen wristwatches. Over 300 Gruen watches identified correctly with the exact model name, date of production, and much more information on each watch... More > model. Printed in beautiful color, this guide is unique amoung all other watch identification guides. Pictures are life sized to make finding the match to your watch much easier. One addition to this book that you will not find in other price guides is the inflation adjusted price for each watch. The watches have the price they were originally sold at (e.g. 29.95 in 1944), next to that is the price in today's dollars (e.g. $400 for the price of $29.95 in 1944). This makes comparing the value of watches easier to understand. It also gives you the ability to compare watch price of watches that have been made decades apart.< Less
Gruen Watch Model Identification Guide Vol 2 By Mike Barnett
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The Gruen Watch Model Identification Guide Volume 2 was 3 years in the works and extends the only full-color series of Gruen Model ID guides. Volume 2 used same laborious process of utilizing Gruen... More > published advertising material to obtain the images and the accompanying data. The result is a very accurate guide that's stunning to see. This is not a "Price Guide". The only prices are the ones the watches originally sold for. But the illustrations are better than anything you've seen in price guides. The book's title describes exactly what the books are for -- Gruen Watch Model Identification Guide. Use these books to identify your Gruen watch, when it was made, other variations, plus quite a bit of technical data. These books have been described as "Coffee Table" books because they're so detailed and are in color. Enjoy all of the hard work the men and women of the Gruen Company put into their timepieces.< Less
Gruen Stock Record Book By Mike Barnett
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The Gruen Stock Record book is a 1927 publication from the Gruen Watch Company that contains images and information for every watch that was in its catalog. ALL of the watches available to purchase... More > in 1927, and ONLY the watches available to purchase in 1927 are in this book. The value of this book cannot be overstated. It is the predecessor to the 1929 Guild Book which has some of the watches from 1927 along with new models. In 1929 some watches were dropped, some added, with the result being another catalog of watches that Gruen used to precisely define what was and was not available for purchase. There was a Supplement "A" added in 1931 which added more watches to the catalog. There is only one of these Stock Record Books known to exist. Rare is an understatement. And the value to Gruen researchers is immense as never before has Gruen listed, in totality, their complete lineup of watches at a snapshot in time.< Less
Gruen Watch Model Identification Guide Volumes 1 & 2(hardcover) By Mike Barnett
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A lifetime of color illustrated Gruen watches awaits you in this Hardcover Collector's Edition of the Gruen Identification Guide. This single book contains BOTH volume 1 and volume 2 of the... More > series. This hard cover book contains the complete contents of both volumes of the Gruen Watch Model Identification Guides. Nothing has been left out of either volumes. Volume 2 is presented at the beginning as it contains a combined index for both of these beautiful books. If you don't yet own either volume, this is a great opportunity to pick up both in a durable hardcover format for only $10 more than the combined price of the two soft cover volumes. Volume 1 contains over 380 Gruen watch illustrations with model names, date of production, original price, case material, etc. Pictures are life sized to make finding a match of your watch easier. Volume 2 adds over 640 watch illustrations, 60% more than volume 1, bringing the total to over 1,000 Gruen models in this single book that combines the two volumes.< Less
Gruen Guild Book 1929, 1931 (Economical color) By Mike Barnett
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A full 200 pages of Gruen watches in color! The 1929 / 1930 Gruen Watchmaker's Guild Book. Added to this is the 1931 Supplement "A". This book is by far the largest catalog of watches... More > available for purchase. There are Pocket watches, Cartouches, Quadrons, Baguettes, Carre's, etc, all illustrated and identified by their model name, case material, movement, price, and more. It is filled with historical facts and one of the best resources for collectors of early Gruen timepieces. Previously only available to the lucky handful of people owning one of the originals, this is the first opportunity for all Gruen collectors to own their own copy.< Less
Gruen The 1930's A Decade of Watches from the Daily News By Mike Barnett, Shari Barnett
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A NEW series of books on Gruen watches, Gruen The 1930's focuses on watches advertised during that decade. Year by year watches and their descriptions are presented to aid collectors in identifying... More > their Gruens or read the colorful ads that ran in your typical US and Canadian newspapers. There are a massive 1,270 watch illustrations presented in black and white in 267 pages. Additionally, there are 3 indexes, by date chronologically, by model name, and a large table with data such as price, number of jewels, case material, etc, that is sorted by model type then by name. It is a Gruen watch researchers dream come true!< Less
Gruen The 1940's A Decade of Watches from the Daily News By Mike Barnett, Shari Barnett
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A NEW series of books on Gruen watches, Gruen The 1940's focuses on watches advertised during that decade. Year by year watches and their descriptions are presented to aid collectors in identifying... More > their Gruens or read the colorful ads that ran in your typical US and Canadian newspapers. There are a massive 1,625 watch illustrations presented in black and white on 340 pages. Additionally, there are 3 indexes, by date chronologically, by model name, and a large table with data such as price, number of jewels, case material, etc, that is sorted by model type then by name. It is a Gruen watch researchers dream come true!< Less
Gruen The 1950's A Decade of Watches from the Daily News By Mike Barnett, Shari Barnett
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A NEW series of books on Gruen watches, Gruen The 1950's focuses on watches advertised during that decade. While the title says decade, the most important years, those from 1950-1955 are presented. ... More > Year by year watches and their descriptions are presented to aid collectors in identifying their Gruens or read the colorful ads that ran in your typical US and Canadian newspapers. One may think that 5 years would make this the smallest of the Decade Series of books, but instead it is the LARGEST f the 3 books. There are a massive 1,675 watch illustrations presented in black and white in 347 pages. Additionally, there are 3 indexes, by date chronologically, by model name, and a large table with data such as price, number of jewels, case material, etc, that is sorted by model type then by name. It is a Gruen watch researchers dream come true!< Less
Gruen The 1910's & 1920's Two Decades of Watches from the Daily News By Mike Barnett
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The first book of the "Decade Series" of Gruen watch identification guides. Unlike the other 3 guides, this one covers two decades the 1910s and 1920s. Gruen first started advertising in... More > 1911, but it was the 1920s when they began to run large ad campaigns. They also introduced many new technologies and watch lines in the 1920s. This book contains move 950 images of Gruen watches. It was in the newspaper that advertisements of the rarer Gruen models can be found. These models often had short lifespans that only the newspaper was able to capture. An extensive index is actually a data table containing a large amount of data on each watch including the year, number of jewels, movement type, price, the case materials, number of diamonds, etc. Along with the other books in this series, a span of 45 years, from 1910 to 1955, is represented with many 1,000s of watches identified.< Less