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Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments books

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Compendium of Automatic Morse Code by Ed Goss Compendium of Automatic Morse Code

Trace the evolution of automatic Morse code devices from the early 1800s to today through this informative text and over 1,100 photos. Beginning with an overview of telegraphy and early key history, fifteen sections explore the equipment used to send...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/04/2017

Eccentric Contraptions and Amazing Gadgets, Gizmos and Thingamabobs by Maurice Collins Eccentric Contraptions and Amazing Gadgets, Gizmos and Thingamabobs


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/03/2016

Ingenious Gadgets Guess the Obscure Purpose of Over 100 Eccentric Contraptions by Maurice Collins Ingenious Gadgets Guess the Obscure Purpose of Over 100 Eccentric Contraptions


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/03/2016

50 Landmark Cameras That Changed Photography by John Wade 50 Landmark Cameras That Changed Photography

The Daguerreotype Camera of 1839 is a photographic landmark. It introduced the first practical method for taking a photograph, although what is generally acknowledged as the first photograph was actually taken thirteen years before with a different type of camera...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/03/2016

The Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide 2016 by Alan Greenwood The Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide 2016

The Official Vintage Guitar Price Guide 2016 offers the current values you need on your electric and acoustic guitars, basses, amps, effects, lap steels, mandolins, ukuleles, and banjos all in one book!
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/12/2015

The Typewriter Revolution A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century by Professor Richard Polt The Typewriter Revolution A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century

The connoisseur's guide to the typewriter, entertaining and practical.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2015

Four Centuries of Musical Instruments The Marlowe A. Sigal Collection by Albert R. Rice, Marlowe A. Sigal Four Centuries of Musical Instruments The Marlowe A. Sigal Collection
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Captured in this volume in over 700 striking colour photographs are many historically significant musical instruments created by some of the most important and iconic makers of the last 400 years. Six hundred instruments are presented, including keyboards, flutes and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/03/2015

Retro Radio Six Decades of Design 1920s-1970s by Mike Tauber, Ron Simon Retro Radio Six Decades of Design 1920s-1970s
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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 music. At one time, the radio was a piece of hand-crafted wood furniture and limited...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/01/2015

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The Early Zenith Radios The Battery Powered Table Sets 1922-1927 by Gilbert M. Hedge, Durell M. Roth The Early Zenith Radios The Battery Powered Table Sets 1922-1927
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Covering the tabletop battery radios built by Zenith, the Chicago-based manufacturer, each radio is described in detail. Included are comprehensive functional descriptions on each set's operation, which uses colour-coded diagrams to aid in describing the circuits. Over 400 colour photographs...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2014

The Ultimate An Illustrated History of Hamer Guitars by Steve Matthes The Ultimate An Illustrated History of Hamer Guitars

Hamer Guitars is often regarded as the first boutique guitar builder. From its humble beginnings in founder Paul Hamers Northern Prairie Music Shop to its acquisition by the Fender Musical Instrument Corporation in 2008, the Hamer story is traced through...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2013

From Daguerre to Digital 150 Years of Classic Cameras by John Wade From Daguerre to Digital 150 Years of Classic Cameras

Over 500 crisp color photos display the wide range of cameras produced from the earliest days of photography to the rise of the digital age. The informative text provides a history of cameras, organized into chapters by various camera types,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/05/2012

2012 Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide by Alan Greenwood 2012 Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2011

His Master's Gramophone A Guide to the Acoustic Instruments Sold by the Gramophone Company in Great Britain 1897-1960 by Brian Oakley, Christopher Proudfoot His Master's Gramophone A Guide to the Acoustic Instruments Sold by the Gramophone Company in Great Britain 1897-1960
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Format: Hardback - Released: 00/03/2011

Fountain Pens by Peter Twydle Fountain Pens

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....
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/06/2009

Stringed Instruments Viols, Violins, Citterns and Guitars in the Ashmolean Museum by Ashmolean Museum, Jon Whiteley Stringed Instruments Viols, Violins, Citterns and Guitars in the Ashmolean Museum
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The Ashmolean's collection of European stringed instruments is not large but it is very famous. This book discusses and illustrates every stringed instrument in the collection.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/03/2009

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