FIRST CHOICE by Joelle Simonin : Did you know that this book is just about the only one about the construction of watch cases ? Design, Casemaking, Maintenance. The author of the book describes the one-off productions in text, photos, drawings and detailed cross sections, like watch cases in particular for pocket watches were manufactured. Well-known is that the author made several Tourbillon pocket watches and apart from this passion he learned also the handicraft of casemaking. Experienced case maker in Glashütte/Sa, Germany trained him this handicraft which is rare.
Edition : 2010