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From the award -winning team that produced the best-selling Ultimate Guitar Book comes this comprehensive pictorial history of the genuine classics to have emerged during the history of the guitar. Classic Guitars illustrates the full story of the instrument – from early flat-top acoustic guitars of blues and folk players, on to the semi-hollow body instruments so beloved ...more
paperback, 368 pages
Published October 25th 2008 by Metro Books
(first published 2008)
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My mom got this for me for Christmas, which shows you how rad my mom is. Classic Guitars is a pictoral examination of classic acoustic, electric and hollowbody electric guitars throughout the instrument's history. There is a beautful photo of each guitar as well as brief descriptions. Carter does an excellent job describing the instruments and includes interesting trivia about the people who designed, built and played each one. The selection of guitars may not jive with everyone's idea of what c ...more