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Treatise on the History and Construction of the Violin

£14.99

Product description

A book for students of the violin written by G Foucher, Hon. Secretary of the College of Violinists. Contains chapters on The Acoustics of the Violin, Component Parts of the Violin, the Italian, French, German and English Schools of Violin Makers, Lives of Great Violin Players and The Bow and Bow Makers. In addition to the 82 pages of text, includes 6 fascinating pages of advertisements all for the author, who with premises in Mortimer Street, was obviously a man of parts - violin maker, repairer and seller and self-declared "expert"! New and revised edition of a book first published in 1894

Cloth covered board covers with title and authors name in gilt. In excellent condition for its age; virtually unmarked except for a small blemish on the back cover and some foxing to the back end papers. Tight binding.

Item details

Author(s):
G Foucher
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
11 x 16 cms
Edition:
New and Revised Edition, London 1897
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
82
Publisher:
No publisher stated; probably published by the author.
Title:
Treatise on the History and Construction of the Violin

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A book for students of the violin written by G Foucher, Hon. Secretary of the College of Violinists. Contains chapters on The Acoustics of the Violin, Component Parts of the Violin, the Italian, French, German and English Schools of Violin Makers, Lives of Great Violin Players and The Bow and Bow Makers. In addition to the 82 pages of text, includes 6 fascinating pages of advertisements all for the author, who with premises in Mortimer Street, was obviously a man of parts - violin maker, repairer and seller and self-declared "expert"! New and revised edition of a book first published in 1894

Cloth covered board covers with title and authors name in gilt. In excellent condition for its age; virtually unmarked except for a small blemish on the back cover and some foxing to the back end papers. Tight binding.

Author(s):
G Foucher
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
11 x 16 cms
Edition:
New and Revised Edition, London 1897
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
82
Publisher:
No publisher stated; probably published by the author.
Title:
Treatise on the History and Construction of the Violin

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