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Description: Collecting Rolex Submariner is an updated and complete book about Rolex Submariner, Sea-Dweller, and DeepSea. The strong importance of these models in the international market has given life to this important book, a true worldwide best-seller. During the years, these models have achieved an impressive collectible and economic value. Thanks to well documented and meticulous research, the authors have managed to create a real “Bible” of modern and vintage models.
SPECS: With over 800 highest quality photographs, this book describes in a highly detailed way:
Submariner James Bond (ref. 6204, 6205, 6200, 6538, 6538 A, 6536, 6536/1, 5508, 5510)
Submariner No Date (ref. 5512, 5513, 5514, 5517, 14060, 14060 M, 114060)
Modern & Rare Examples: All the possible variants are illustrated and described in all these references, as for example 5 Marks of the “green bezel”, ref. 16610LV, Customized dials, 6 Marks of the ref.1680, Comex, 4 Marks of the ref. 1665 “double red”, 4 Marks of the ref. 1665, Faded, rare replacement dials, limited editions, bracelets and much more.