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Beckwith Pianos And Player Pianos

Uncredited reprints of two slightly different brochuires

Designation: CAT-D
No.: 8258
Author/Owner/Source: Sears, Roebuck & Co.
Pub. Date: ?
Description: Various
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 8/20/2017
No. docs.: 2

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How To Test & Regulate The Welte-Mignon Reproducing Action

Original service manual with fold out tubing diagrams for upright and grand

Designation: PNO-REP
No.: 8246
Author/Owner/Source: Auto Pneumatic Action Co.
Pub. Date: 1924
Description: Size: 7×10, 22 pgs. & dwngs., ex. condition
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2018
No. docs.: 1

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Ludwig Hupfeld

Uncredited reprint of early catalog of mechanical pianos

Designation: CAT-D
No.: 8178
Author/Owner/Source: Hupfeld
Pub. Date: 1896/?
Description: Size: 6.5×9.5, 40 pgs., ex. condition
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2018
No. docs.: 1

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Sign Of Quality, A, Description Of Standard Pneumatic Player Action

Original booklet with exploded views and parts lists

Designation: EPH-PNO
No.: 8203
Author/Owner/Source: Standard Pneumatic Action Co.
Pub. Date: ?
Description: Size: 8×11, 28 pgs., good condition
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 8/20/2017
No. docs.: 1

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Bechstein Bilderbuch, Das

Fancy heavily-illustrated history

Designation: EPH-PNO
No.: 8202
Author/Owner/Source: Bechstein
Pub. Date: 1927
Description: Size:9×11.75. 96 pgs., ex. condition
Language: Ger/Eng/Fr
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2018
No. docs.: 1

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Pianos And Their Makers (First Edition)

The highly respected history with a player piano section

Designation: BOOK
No.: 8117
Author/Owner/Source: Dolge (Covina)
Pub. Date: 1911
Description: Size: 6.75×9.75, 478 pgs, hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2017
No. docs.: 1

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Portraits Of Musical Celebrities – Steinway. 1922, Hardbound, 1913, Softbound

Portraits of and quotes from famous pianists who usd the Steinway

Designation: BOOK
No.: 8110
Author/Owner/Source: Steinway
Pub. Date: 1913/1922
Description: Size: 5.25×8, various, soft & hard covers
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2017
No. docs.: 2

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Pierce Piano Atlas 12th Edition

The critical reference for dating pianos

Designation: BOOK
No.: 8109
Author/Owner/Source: Pierce (Ashley)
Pub. Date: 2008
Description: Size: 5.25×8.25, 448 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2017
No. docs.: 1

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Barrel Pianos, Richard & Kieth

Recorded for Angel Radio

Designation: MED-CD
No.: 1988
Author/Owner/Source: MBSGB
Pub. Date: 2016
Description:
Language: Eng
Source: Biden
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 6/30/2017
No. docs.: 1

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Keyboard Instruments

Rare and decorative keyboard instruments

Designation: PHO-MISC
No.: 1671
Author/Owner/Source: Laurence Libin (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Pub. Date: 1989
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 56 pgs.
Language: Eng
Source: Polan
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 10/15/2012
No. docs.: 1

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