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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 für Musikforschung Preußischer Kulturbesitz Musikinstrumenten-Museum Berlin. 336pp, b/w line illustrations. German text
£20.00 (Paper)
Book #2281
Katalog der Streichinstrumente 1975. Staatliches Institut für Musikforschung Preußischer Kulturbesitz Musikinstrumenten-Museum Berlin. 336pp, b/w line illustrations. German text
£20.00 (Paper)
Book #2285
Das Musikhistorische Museum zu Kopenhagen
Beschreibender Katalog
Kopenhagen 1911. Deutsch von Erna Bobé, mit 179 Illustrationen. 172pp, b/w illustrations in text, Personenregister & Sachregister. Spine & front cover lightly sunned, small crease in back cover, front cover and half title, binding sound, contents clean. German text
£40.00 (Paper)
Book #2276
Der Completely Abridged Method für 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 #2265
Sammlung Alter Musikinstrumente bei der Staatlichen Hochschule für Musik zu Berlin.
Beschreibender Katalog
Im Verlag von Julius Bard Berlin 1922. VI + 383pp (text) + 50pp (b/w plates). Rebound, brown linen boards with gilt lettering on spine. Small private library? paper label on spine. Corners lightly bumped. German text. A rare book
Couesnon et Cie
Book #2260
Manufacture Générale d'Instruments de Musique
Cuivres, Bois, Lutherie, Pianos, Harmoniums, Machines Parlantes, Accessoires Divers
1911, Trade Catalogue. 282pp, coloured frontis-piece, numerous b/w illustrations of players and instruments, 15 Marches & Refrains de l'Armée Française. 8°
Cracked on spine, corners bumped, spine detached.
French text.
Book #2258
Musikhistorisches Museum von Wilhelm Heyer in Cöln
Katalog, zwei Bände
1910 Erster Band: Besaitete Tasteninstrumente - Orgeln und orgelartige Instrumente - Friktionsinstrumente. 478pp.
1912 Zweiter Band: Zupf- und Streichinstrumente. 718pp.
Both volumes with numerous monochrome illustrations, Georg Kinsky, the curator, describes in detail more than 1370 instruments.
Both volumes in original red linen boards with gilt lettering and apart of a small tear (pp144, vol.2) and a small smudge (pp VII, vol 2), in very good condition. A fine copy. German text
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 #2120
Gebruder Schuster Markneukirchen Sachsen
Fabrik und Export von Musikinstrumenten und Saiten Gegrundet 1854
Leipzig Breitkopf & Härtel c.1930. Trade Katalog Nr. 70. 271pp, b/w illustrations. German text. (bowed strings; plucked strings; woodwind; brasswind; percussion; free reed; accessories etc.) Red linen soft boards.
Front board damaged (scuffed?) right hand top corner, continuing along top edge onto top of spine, along top of back board to outer corner. Binding tight, contents clean.
£90.00 (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, b/w illustrations. German and English text. Paper covers lightly sunned around the edges, very good copy
£25.00 (Paper)
Book #2113
Kunstler Oellack Violinen 1926. Trade catalogue. 38pp, 12 colour photos of violins tipped in. Very good condition, German text. £35.00 (Paper)
Book #1751
Muziek voor het oog / Music for the eye 2003. This book shows in photographes more than 50 of the best pieces of the music collection of the Gemeentemuseum. The choice includes all sort of musical instruments as well as prints from the 16th to the 19th century. 191pp, colour- and b/w plates. Dutch and English text. £23.00 (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 #1003
Viole de Gambe, Methode et Traités, Dictionnaires, Préfaces des Oeuvres, Correspondances 1997 Méthode & Traités I, Série I, France 1600-1800, 222pp. Facsimiles of 24 methods and articles. French text. £28.00 (Paper)
BERLIN Germany
Book #1111
Katalog der Streichinstrumente 1975. Catalogue of stringed instruments in Staatliches Institut für Musikforschung, Preussischer Kulturbesitz by I.Otto and O.Adelmann. 336pp, b/w line illustrations. German text £20.00 (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)
Book #1414
Die Geigen- und Lautenmacher vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart der 3.übereinstimmende Auflage, 1922. Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurter Verlags-Anstalt.,
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
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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