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Making master guitars

Author: Roy Courtnall; Adrian Lucas
Publisher: London : Robert Hale ; Athens, Ohio : Stewart-MacDonald, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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* In print for over 15 years and in constant demand * The definitive handbook on making classical guitars and illustrated with over 450 line drawings and photographs * Essential for the guitar-maker  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roy Courtnall; Adrian Lucas
ISBN: 0709048092 9780709048091
OCLC Number: 29470587
Description: 330 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 30 cm
Contents: Pt. 1: Master Makers and Their Guitars : 1. Antonio de Torres --
2. Santos Hernandez --
3. Herman Hauser --
4. Hernandez y Aguado --
5. Ignacio Fleta --
6. Robert Boucher --
7. Daniel Friederich --
8. Jose Romanillos. / Pt. 2: Workshop, Tools and Materials : Introduction --
9. Workshop and tools --
10. Materials. / Pt. 3: Guitar Construction- the Spanish Method : Introduction --
11. Solera --
12. Neck and head --
13. Rosette --
14. Soundboard --
15. Strutting --
16. Back --
17. Ribs --
18. Linings --
19. Assembly: soundboard, neck and end-block --
20. Assembly: ribs and linings --
21. Assembly: back --
22. Purfling and binding --
23. Fingerboard --
24. Bridge --
25. Final shaping of the neck --
26. Action and stringing up --
27. Varnishing and polishing. / Appendix 1: Conversion tables --
Appendix 2: Fret distance tables --
Appendix 3: Suppliers of materials, tools and plans.
Responsibility: Roy Courtnall ; illustrations by Adrian Lucas.

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