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Violins And Other Stringed Instruments
How to Make Them
A 1907 publication with instructions, numerous engravings and drawings, about how to make many stringed instruments. From the table of contents:
Scan of the original book, prepared as a PDF file for easy printing on standard size paper.
Materials and Tools for Violin Making
Making Violin Moulds
Violin Making .
Varnishing and Finishing Violins
Double Bass Violin, and a. Violoncello
Japanese One-String Violins