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The Illustrated Directory Of Guitars : A Collector's Guide to over 260 Instruments, from Early Acoustic to the Latest Electrics - Nick Freeth

The Illustrated Directory Of Guitars

A Collector's Guide to over 260 Instruments, from Early Acoustic to the Latest Electrics

Paperback

Published: 30th April 2011
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The Illustrated Directory of Guitars is the most ambitious and lavishly illustrated history of guitars for the collector and musician.

It shows in clear, detailed photographs and text over 360 landmark instruments of all kinds, from acoustic to solid, including base guitars and multi-stringed variants.

Each entry has a double-page spread showing the guitar from different angles and features close-ups of details special to that particular instrument. Each guitar has been specially studio photographed for this extraordinary book.

The book also features an introduction on the history of guitars, and a quick reference listing of every instrument features. It features the works of the world's most influential craftsmen and manufacturers.

  • 512 pages full of guitars in full colour
  • Comprehensive text with each entry
  • Specially commissioned photographs
  • Guitars from the early twentieth century to the present day
  • 266 guitars featured.
Organised alphabetically for ease of access.

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Great Guitar book

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    Very good book,with great descriptive comments,more pictures of some more bass guitars would have been good.But a very well presented book. I like it .

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    ISBN: 9780681958517
    ISBN-10: 0681958510
    Audience: General
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 512
    Published: 30th April 2011
    Dimensions (cm): 29.7 x 22.8