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Book #2339
Die Geigen- und Lautenmacher vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart der 3.ubereinstimmende Auflage,
1922. Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurter Verlags-Anstalt. A G,
2 volumes. Volume I. 422pp. plus 98pp. b/w plates, 147 b/w ill. in text. Volume 2: 670pp. including 83pp. facsimiles of makers marks & labels. German text.
Vol 1: small area of damage to front board, corners & edge of spine bumped, light foxing, cut edges darkened, front fly-leaf missing.
Vol 2: small area of damage to front board, spine scuffed and 2 short tears in the leather at top edge, cracked on spine, front fly-leafs detached & creased on lower edge, a little foxing, cut edges darkened
Book #2336
Instruments of the Modern Orchestra & Early Records of the Precursors of the Violin Family Volume 1 Modern Orchestral Instruments, with over 500 illustrations and plates London William Reeves 1910. 212 pp. Inscription in pencil on fly-leaf "Wm Walton from C B Winder Jan 1911" Green linen boards with gilt lettering on spine, gilt top edge. Light shelf wear on top/bottom spine and bumped corners. Nice copy. £25.00
Book #2332
The Brompton's Book of Violin and Bow Makers London 2012. No 278 of 1st edition of 1000 copies.
683pp, plus (n.p.) appendix 1, select bibliography of sources and further reading & afterword.
Light shelf wear at edges of dust jacket, small bump bottom spine. Book new and unread.
The book provides information of more than 10,000 makers.
Book #2291
Genius Stradivari Exhibition catalogue , Museum Instrumentow Muzycznych w Poznaniu, October-December 2001. P. Cieœlak, J. Jaskulski, J. Kempiñski, A. £apa, M. Tiella, E. Wo³chowska. 137pp, colour & monochrome illustrations. Polish & English text

£30.00 (Paper)
Book #2280
Katalog der Streichinstrumente 1975. Staatliches Institut fur Musikforschung Preussischer Kulturbesitz Musikinstrumenten-Museum Berlin. 336pp, b/w line illustrations. German text
£20.00 (Paper)
Book #2276
Der Completely Abridged Method fur Das Bass und der oder Streich-Instrumente
Schmutzig series no. III
Cor Publishing Co, 1960. 20pp, b/w illustrations. Good copy
£14.00 (Paper)
Book #2277
Italienische Geigenbauer Dritte verbessserte Auflage, Artia Prag, 1964. 453pp (text & illustrations) + XXXIIpp (drawings of instruments).Red linen boards with gilt lettering and vignette. No dust jacket, spine sunned, back board stained not affecting the interior of the book, binding tight, contents bright and clean. German text £80.00
Book #2250
Universal Dictionary of Violin & Bow Makers 1973 Amati Publishing Ltd. Brighton, England. Originally published in a series of separate volumes, this is the Standard Edition single volume version, paginated continuously 1-1268, b/w frontispiece + 2pp of advertisement of Mr Henley's compositions.
Dust jacket yellowed, grubby and worn on edges, with some small tears, cut edges stained, not affecting contents, shaken on spine, foxing on fly-leaves
Book #2249
Catalogue of The Hill Collection of Musical Instruments
in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
2nd printing 1970. London Oxford University Press. 54pp plus b/w plates of 44 instruments. Dust jacket worn at edges and spine, minor foxing, binding tight.
Book #2122
C G Glier & Sohn Markneukirchen (Sajonia) fundada en 1830 Lista Especial de Cuerdas de toda clase Cyrano Cuerdas 1932. Spanish version of Glier's trade catalogue of asseccories for bowed- and plucked string (1932). 32pp, monochrome illustrations. Spanish text. Small stain on front paper cover, slightly discoloured with age. Back cover lightly crinkled & with light red markings on the outer edge. Contents bright and clean. £10.00 (Paper)
Book #2117
Katalog uber Violinen, Violas, Cellos, Kontrabasse und deren Zubehor
Catalogue of Violins, Violas, Violoncellos, Double Basses and their Accessories
G A Pfretzschner Markneukirchen in Sachsen c.1935.
Trade catalogue. 55pp + 1, b/w illustrations. German and English text. Paper covers lightly sunned around the edges, very good copy
£25.00 (Paper)
Vermillion (SD) USA
Book #1700
Beethoven & Berlioz Paris & Vienna
Musical Treasures from the Age of Revolution & Romance 1789 - 1848
Catalogue National Music Museum, September 12 - November 2, 2003.
Andr� P. Larson, Ph. D. / John Koster, A. B.
87pp., beautifully illustrated with colour plates.
£20.00 (Paper)
Book #1077
Alto Par-dessus de viole - Methode et Traites- Dictionnaires- Methode & Traites 5 Serie I France 1600-1800 Realisee par Philippe Lescat et Jean Saint-Arroman..
2000, 135pp. Ancelet-Bethisy-Brijon-Michel Corrette-Cupis-Encyclopedie-Encyclopedie methodique-Garsault Laborde-Mersenne-Woldemar. French text.
BERLIN Germany
Book #1111
Katalog der Streichinstrumente 1975. Catalogue of stringed instruments in Staatliches Institut f�r Musikforschung, Preussischer Kulturbesitz by I.Otto and O.Adelmann. 336pp, b/w line illustrations. German text
This is a new copy however showing some shelf life
£20.00 (Paper)
Book #1173
Instruments et Musique Instrumentale
Textes reunis et presents par Helene Charnasse avec la collaboration de Laurence Helleu
1986. 251pp. 24 b/w plates, music examples in text. French text. Out of print. Covers slightly darkened with light shelf wear, contents fine.
£15.00 (Paper)
Book #1177
Exhibition of Fine French Bows, Tokyo 2001, 'Celebrated French Bow Makers' Exhibition catalogue by Paul Childs with colour plates of 27 bows with introduction in English and Japanese £25.00 (Paper)
Book #1208
Musikinstrumente aus Ostbayern (Niederbayern / Oberpfalz) vom 17-19 Jh. Exhibition Catalogue Stadtmuseum 13 November 1992 - 31. January 1993. 176pp, colour & b/w plates. German text £18.00 (Paper)
PARIS France
Book #1480
Violins, Vuillaume: un maitre luthier francais du XIX siecle, 1798-1875 Exhibition Catalogue, Musee de la musique, 23 october 1998 - 31 January 1999. 227pp, colour photos & b/w illustrations. French text.
Very good copy, wrappers very slightly worn.
£40.00 (Paper)
PTUJ Slovenia
Book #1504
Glasbila na Ptujskem Gradu; Instrumentarij Salonov ter Mescanskih in Plemiskih Kapel 1994. Catalogue by D. Koter. 113pp, 6 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations, Slovenian text £10.00 (Paper)

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