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Pianos And Their Makers

Piano construction explained and biographies of many makers – a reprint

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1960
Author/Owner/Source: Alfred Dolge (Dover)
Pub. Date: 1972
Description: Size: 5.5×8.5, 478 pages, soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Loan
Entry Date: 11/15/2016
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Hidden Variables Of Piano Technique And The Fundamentals Of Skill

Unique analysis of the art of playing the piano

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1961
Author/Owner/Source: Noel Huntley (Prescience Publications
Pub. Date: 1982
Description: Size: 5.25×8.25, 142 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Loan
Entry Date: 11/15/2016
No. docs.: 1

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Men, Women & Pianos, A Social History

A piano-eye’s view of European and American history

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1953
Author/Owner/Source: Arthur Loesser (Simon & Schuster)
Pub. Date: 1954
Description: Size: 5.5×8.25, 654 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Loan
Entry Date: 11/15/2016
No. docs.: 1

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Piano Servicing, Tuning & Rebuilding, For The PrOfessional, The Student, The Hobbyist, 2nd. Ed.

A new edition of this critical reference; inscribed by the author

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1786
Author/Owner/Source: Arthur A. Reblitz (Vestal Press)
Pub. Date: 1993
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 327 pgs., hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 3/15/2013
No. docs.: 1

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Flying Piano Man, The

Reminiscences of a man who cut many 88-note piano rolls

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1621
Author/Owner/Source: Hi Babit (Xlibris)
Pub. Date: 2010
Description: Size: 5.75×8.75, 278 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Polan
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 10/1/2012
No. docs.: 1

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Automatic Pianos, A Collector’s Guide To The Pianola, Barrel Piano, & Aeolian Orchestrelle

Heavily-illustrated monumental reference work

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1611
Author/Owner/Source: Ord-Hume (Schiffer)
Pub. Date: 2004
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 504 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Polan
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 10/1/2012
No. docs.: 1

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Pianola, The History Of The Self-playing Piano

Covers other roll-playing devices including nickelodeons; list of makers

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1610
Author/Owner/Source: Ord-Hume (George Allen & Unwin)
Pub. Date: 1984
Description: Size: 7.5×9.75, 395 pgs., hard cover, DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Polan
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 10/1/2012
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Theory And Practice Of PianOforte Building

History and theory plus aspects of construction

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1535
Author/Owner/Source: William B. White (Edward Bill)
Pub. Date: 1909
Description: Size: 6×9, 160 pgs., hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Smythe
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 8/20/2012
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Modern Piano Tuning And Allied Arts

Includes several chapters on player mechanisms

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1530
Author/Owner/Source: William B. White (Edward Bill)
Pub. Date: 1917
Description: Size: 5×7.5, 341 pgs., hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Smythe
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 8/20/2012
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Duo-Art Book Of Music, The – Fifth Printing

Uncredited reprint; lists composers and type of music

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1531
Author/Owner/Source: Aeolian Co.
Pub. Date: ?
Description: Size: 5.5×8.25, 88 pgs., hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Smythe
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 8/20/2012
No. docs.: 1

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