Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

    'Reading' a Cannon

    By A. L. Boxell

    Paperback £16.04

    Gruhn\'s Guide to Vintage Guitars: An Identification Guide for American Fretted Instruments

    By George Gruhn

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    You walk into a local vintage guitar shop. You see what you think is the exact vintage Gibson Les Paul you've been looking for the past seven years. Is it really true? This book contains the valuable information found in the standard edition, but is designed to be the ultimate...


    By Judith Miller

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    Features 300 specially commissioned photographs of fountain pens and writing equipment from around the world. This book contains information about the most collectable styles, designers and makers and discusses the technology of the fountain pen.

    Fountain Pens

    By Peter Twydle

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    The fountain pen is developed over thousands of years, from the simple stylus used for cutting marks into clay tablets, to the brush, through the reed, the quill and the steel-nib dip pen, and finally to the self-contained fountain pen. This title covers the history of the fountain pen with...

    Stringed Instruments: Viols, Violins, Citterns and Guitars in the Ashmolean Museum

    By Jon Whiteley

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    Illustrates the viols and the violins in the Ashmolean Museum, mainly from the 1939 gift of Arthur and Alfred Hill, the Hill Collection.

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