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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 #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.
Couesnon et Cie
Book #2260
Manufacture Generale 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'Armee Francaise. 8vo
Cracked on spine, corners bumped, spine detached.
French text.
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 #1003
Viole de Gambe, Methodes et Traites, Dictionnaires, Prefaces des Oeuvres, Correspondances 1997 Methode & Traites I, Serie I, France 1600-1800, Realisee par Philippe Lescat et Jean Saint-Arroman. 222pp. Facsimiles of 24 methods and articles. French text. £35.00 (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.
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 #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 #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 #1414
Die Geigen- und Lautenmacher vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart der 3.ubereinstimmende 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
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 #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.
£20.00 (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)
Book #2291
Genius Stradivari Exhibition catalogue , Museum Instrumentow Muzycznych w Poznaniu, October-December 2001. P. Cieślak, J. Jaskulski, J. Kempiński, A. Łapa, M. Tiella, E. Wołchowska. 137pp, colour & monochrome illustrations. Polish & English text

£30.00 (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)
Book #2265
Sammlung Alter Musikinstrumente bei der Staatlichen Hochschule fur 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
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 #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)
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.
Andrďż˝ P. Larson, Ph. D. / John Koster, A. B.
87pp., beautifully illustrated with colour plates.
£20.00 (Paper)

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