VIOLIN-MAKING AS IT WAS AND IS; Being a Historical, Theoretical, and Practical Treatise on the Science and Art of Violin-Making, for the Use of Violin Makers and Players, Amateur and Professional. With Upwards of 200 Illustrations by the Author. Ed HERON-ALLEN, Edward.

VIOLIN-MAKING AS IT WAS AND IS; Being a Historical, Theoretical, and Practical Treatise on the Science and Art of Violin-Making, for the Use of Violin Makers and Players, Amateur and Professional. With Upwards of 200 Illustrations by the Author.

London: Ward, Lock Limited, 1978. Reprint. Octavo, original red boards lettered in gilt on spine panel, all edges trimmed. Appendix, Index. Frontispiece portrait of the author plus five additional plates in the text, plus three folding templates, and woodcuts throughout. Small tear to dust jacket on rear panel, lower corners a bit knocked, a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket,price corner on front flap clipped. Item #311911

¶ Originally issued in 1884. Chapters on building violins, repairing violins, varnishing, materials, preservation, a bibliography of the violin, etc.

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