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Musical Box Handbook, The, 2nd Edition., Volume 1, Cylinder Boxes

Heavily-illustrated revision of his earlier work

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1964
Author/Owner/Source: Graham Webb (Vestal Press)
Pub. Date: 1984
Description: Size: 5.5×8.5, 243 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Loan
Entry Date: 11/15/2016
No. docs.: 1

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Curious History Of Music Boxes, The, Second Printing

One of the first, if not the first book on musical boxes

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1601
Author/Owner/Source: Roy Mosoriak (Lightner Publishing Co., Chicago)
Pub. Date: 1943
Description: Size: 8×11, 242 pgs., hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Polan
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 10/1/2012
No. docs.: 1

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Workshop Receipts For Manufacturers & Scientific Amateurs

Technical study of musical boxes; information on pianos and harmoniums

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1231
Author/Owner/Source: G. G. W. Lock (Spon)
Pub. Date: 1885
Description: Size: 4.75×7, 495 pgs., hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Loan
Entry Date: 5/22/2012
No. docs.: 1

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Alec Templeton’s Music Boxes

Anecdotes and a little history; a few B&W photos

Designation: BOOK
No.: 519
Author/Owner/Source: Rachael Baumel (Wilfred Funk)
Pub. Date: 1958
Description: Size: 5.25×8, 164 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Own 12/19/2014
Entry Date: 4/30/2011
No. docs.: 1

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Restoring Musical Boxes

Chapters on cylinder, disk, miniature movements, and cases

Designation: BOOK
No.: 484
Author/Owner/Source: Arthur W. J. G Ord-Hume (George Allen & Unwin)
Pub. Date: 1980
Description: Size: 7.25×9.5, 186 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Own 12/27/2012
Entry Date: 4/30/2011
No. docs.: 1

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Collecting Musical Boxes And How to Repair Them

Cylinder, disk, and “other” instruments covered; list of makers

Designation: BOOK
No.: 487
Author/Owner/Source: Arthur W. J. G Ord-Hume (George Allen & Unwin)
Pub. Date: 1967
Description: Size: 7.25×9.5, 140 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Own 12/27/2012
Entry Date: 4/30/2011
No. docs.: 1

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Musical Box, A History And Collector’s Guide

Fully illustrated, classification, makers, and identification

Designation: BOOK
No.: 486
Author/Owner/Source: Arthur W. J. G Ord-Hume (George Allen & Unwin)
Pub. Date: 1980
Description: Size: 7.25×9.5, 410 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Own 12/27/2012
Entry Date: 4/30/2011
No. docs.: 1

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Music Boxes

A fairly elementary guide to selecting and restoring musical items

Designation: BOOK
No.: 473
Author/Owner/Source: Bahl (Courage Books)
Pub. Date: 1993
Description: Size: 9×12, 80 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Own 12/28/2011
Entry Date: 4/22/2011
No. docs.: 1

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Music Boxes, Their Lore And Lure

Entry-level work, illustrated, with 10-inch LP record

Designation: BOOK
No.: 479
Author/Owner/Source: Helen and John Hoke (Hawthorne Books)
Pub. Date: 1957
Description: Size: 10.25×10.25, 94 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Own 12/27/2012
Entry Date: 4/22/2011
No. docs.: 1

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Musical Box, The – A Guide For Collectors

Heavily illustrated, exhaustive story and history of musical boxes

Designation: BOOK
No.: 467
Author/Owner/Source: Arthur W. J. G. Ord-Hume (Schiffer)
Pub. Date: 1995
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 343 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Own 12/28/2011
Entry Date: 4/22/2011
No. docs.: 1

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