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The Electric Guitar

An Illustrated History

by Paul Trynka

  • 2 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Virgin Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock & pop,
  • String instruments,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Musical Instruments - Guitar,
  • Music / Musical Instruments / Guitar

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKeith Richards (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7987525M
    ISBN 10075350653X
    ISBN 109780753506530

    (Book). The Gibson Electric Guitar Book is a comprehensive, richly illustrated guide to Gibson electrics past and present. Starting with the ES generally acknowledged as the first commercially successful electric guitar through the s, Les Pauls, SGs, Firebirds, and more, it is packed with facts, stories, and images that tell the story of Gibson's great guitars and/5(8). Get this from a library! The electric guitar. [Paul Trynka; Design Museum (London, England);] -- Illustrated throughout with stunning, specially commissioned photographs,this is the definitive book on the history and culture of the electric guitar. It looks at the effects of the new.

    Shop for Electric Guitar Books at Save money. Live better. Produced in conjunction with The Design Museum, this book looks at the history, the looks and the sound of the electric guitar, focussing on all the key models from the durable Strat, Telecaster and Read more.

      Written by Brad Tolinski and Alan Di Perna, with a foreword by Carlos Santana, the book dives into the electric guitar’s place in our society, tracing its . Great deals on Electric Guitar Advanced Sheet Music & Song Books. It's a great time to upgrade your home music studio gear with the largest selection at .


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