Hand Made, Hand Played: The Art and Craft of Contemporary Guitars

4.17 avg rating
( 12 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781579907877: Hand Made, Hand Played: The Art and Craft of Contemporary Guitars

Feast your eyes on more than 300 of todays most creative, imaginative and gorgeous hand-made guitars - all illustrated in full colour and featuring information about the innovative artisans who created them. Meet guitar-making legends, such as C.F. Martin, Les Paul and Leo Fender, who revolutionised the instruments design. Discover why the past 25 years have seen an explosion of craftspeople who build guitars by hand, employing an attention to detail factories cant afford and using higher quality materials and more technical skill than in any previous era. Explore the various guitar styles used in a range of musical traditions, from blues to classical. Detailed information about each guitars specifications, plus personal statements and anecdotes from the artisans about their work and techniques complete each entry. Rounding out the book is a Web directory and an index of luthiers. Players, craftspeople, collectors and those who are simply fans of the instrument will find this volume irresistible!

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Robert Shaw
Published by Lark Books (2008)
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1579907873

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
19.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.09
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Robert Shaw
Published by Lark Books (2008)
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DBBK1579907873

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
30.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.09
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Shaw, Robert
Published by Lark Books
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Mi Lybro
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1579907873. Bookseller Inventory # 01.HAL9781579907877

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
39.82
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.87
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Robert Shaw
Published by Lark Books (2008)
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1579907873

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.09
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Shaw, Robert
Published by Lark Books
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1579907873 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0772614

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
47.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.86
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Robert Shaw
Published by Lark Books (2008)
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1579907873

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
54.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Shaw, Robert
Published by Lark Books (2008)
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111579907873

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
57.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.31
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Robert Shaw
ISBN 10: 1579907873 ISBN 13: 9781579907877
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97815799078771.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
78.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.09
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds