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Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

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Guitars: Past and Present

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Guitars: Past and Present

Christian Seguret

Music; Guitar; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

An illustrated history of guitars. [more]

$49.99

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The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century

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The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century

Professor Richard Polt

Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Paperback

The connoisseur's guide to the typewriter, entertaining and practical. [more]

$42.95

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St Cecilia's Hall: Museum Highlights

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St Cecilia's Hall: Museum Highlights

Sarah Deters

Concert halls, arenas, stadia; Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles; Museums & museology; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Paperback

A beautifully illustrated selection of historical musical instruments from the collection of St Cecilia's Hall, Edinburgh.... [more]

$22.99

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Making Poor Man's Guitars: Cigar Box Guitars and Other DIY Instruments

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Making Poor Man's Guitars: Cigar Box Guitars and Other DIY Instruments

Shane Speal

Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments; DIY: carpentry & woodworking

Paperback

Many books have been written about how to build cigar box guitars and other unique hand-made instruments... but few have touched... [more]

$29.99

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Opium Weights and Other Animal-Shaped Weights

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Opium Weights and Other Animal-Shaped Weights

R. J. Willis, G. Herman

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Mensuration & systems of measurement; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

The commonly used but incorrect term opium weight refers to the distinctive and highly collectible animal-shaped weights... [more]

$44.99

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Compendium of Automatic Morse Code

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Compendium of Automatic Morse Code

,Ed Goss

Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

Trace the evolution of automatic Morse code devices from the early 1800s to today through this informative text and over 1,100... [more]

$130.00

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50 Landmark Cameras that Changed Photography

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50 Landmark Cameras that Changed Photography

John Wade

Photographic equipment & techniques; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

The Daguerreotype Camera of 1839 is a photographic landmark. It introduced the first practical method for taking a photograph.... [more]

$105.00

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Historical Apothecary Compendium

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Historical Apothecary Compendium

Daniel Goldstein

Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

This comprehensive, illustrated handbook is intended for collectors of apothecary bottles and other pharmaceutical and medical... [more]

$85.00

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The Manual of Musical Instrument Conservation

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The Manual of Musical Instrument Conservation

Stewart Pollens

Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

This book is intended for museum administrators, curators, and conservators, private collectors, as well as musical instrument... [more]

$178.95

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Four Centuries of Musical Instruments

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Four Centuries of Musical Instruments

Albert R. Rice

Music; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

The Marlowe A. Sigal Collection Captured in this volume in over 700 striking colour photos are many historically significant... [more]

$120.00

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Retro Radio: Six Decades of Design 1920s-1970s

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Retro Radio: Six Decades of Design 1920s-1970s

Mike Tauber

Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

Before television and MTV, the radio was central in the home, a way for the family to gather to hear the news or listen to... [more]

$49.99

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Early Zenith Radios

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Early Zenith Radios

Gilbert M. Hedge

Radio technology; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

The Battery Powered Table Sets 1922-1927 Covering the tabletop battery radios built by Zenith, the Chicago-based manufacturer,... [more]

$75.00

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Fountain Pens: United States of America and United Kingdom

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Fountain Pens: United States of America and United Kingdom

Andreas Lambrou

Reference works; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Hardback

This is the first of a three volume series on fountain pens from around the world. Focusing on important vintage and modern... [more]

$100.00

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