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
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Features more than 300 hand-made guitars - all illustrated in full colour and featuring information about the innovative artisans who created them. This book features guitar-making legends, such as CF Martin, Les Paul and Leo Fender, who revolutionised the instrument's design.

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

Synopsis:

Feast your eyes on more than 300 of today's 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 instrument's design. Discover why the past 25 years have seen an explosion of craftspeople who build guitars by hand, employing an attention to detail factories can't 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 guitar's specifications, plus personal statements and anecdotes from the artisans 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!

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

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

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. Condition: New. 1579907873 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW99.0749256

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
47.93
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.87
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

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. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111579907873

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
71.04
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

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

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Paperback. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # VIB1579907873

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
71.32
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

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

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # MB00FGY9C5O

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
99.19
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.54
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

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. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX1579907873

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
141.79
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.09
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:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lark Books, 2008. Paperback. Condition: New. 1. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1579907873n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
241.56
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds