Guitars Illustrated

Guitars Illustrated

A Stunning Visual Catalog Charting the Origins of Over 200 of the Most Influential Makes and Models

Book - 2011
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A visual catalog of the most prominent and sought-after acoustic and electric guitars shares comprehensive details and specs for more than 250 guitars and major manufacturers while citing many of the famous artists who have played them, in a volume that is complemented by five pull-out posters.

Hal Leonard
(Book). Foreword by Zakk Wylde This is a striking visual account of the most prominent guitars in the instrument's illustrious history, from early nineteenth-century acoustics to the state-of-the-art models of today. The book features a rich history of over 200 guitars, revealing the inspirations and intents behind every model. There is an easy-to-read specification chart listing every detail from body styles, finishes, and inlays to scales, frets, and pick-ups. Gorgeous, full-page photographs showcase every guitar, plus there are photographs of the artists who played them best. As a special bonus, five full-color pull-out posters are included featuring the family tree of the five major dynasties Fender, Gibson, Gretsch, Martin, and Rickenbacker.

Publisher: New York : Billboard Books, c2011
Edition: 1st American ed
Description: 256 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm + 5 folding posters
ISBN: 9780823082698
Branch Call Number: 787.8709 Bur


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