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The Guitar player book

Author: Jim Ferguson
Publisher: Cupertino, Calif. : Guitar Player Books ; New York : Distributed by Random House, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and updated edView all editions and formats
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This book is the most comprehensive book on guitar ever produced. It includes history, design, instructions, equipment, accessories, technique -- and all the important artists who have given the guitar its life and expression. For any style, any level, whether player or fan, here's the book for you. It includes hundreds of photos and a detailed index.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Guitar player book.
Cupertino, Calif. : Guitar Player Books ; New York : Distributed by Random House, 1979
(OCoLC)988084982
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Ferguson
ISBN: 0394171691 9780394171692 0802142737 9780802142733
OCLC Number: 5102102
Notes: "The articles and interviews in this book appeared previously, in slightly different form, in ... Guitar player magazine."
Includes index.
Description: ix, 403 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Great guitarists --
The guitar in contemporary society --
Acquiring guitars and keeping them in shape --
Guitars and accessories --
Appendix I : Guitar glossary --
Appendix II : Major manufacturers.
Other Titles: Guitar player.
Responsibility: by the editors of Guitar player magazine ; [editor, Jim Ferguson ; cover photo, Jon Sievert].

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This book is the most comprehensive book on guitar ever produced. It includes history, design, instructions, equipment, accessories, technique -- and all the important artists who have given the guitar its life and expression. For any style, any level, whether player or fan, here's the book for you. It includes hundreds of photos and a detailed index.

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"A superb historical account of the places in which most of us either live or will live."-"Conde Nast Traveller "Vastly entertaining."-"Time

 
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