First Edition Dust Jacket - New Excellent condition. Includes yellow jacket and has never been used. Has been stored since purchase in 80's. First edition. 780 pp. Color frontispiece and 1,500 b/w photographs. Publisher's brown cloth, spine label, color illustration to front cover, in yellow card slipcase. A comprehensive reference work on the violins of Stradivari, with a census of 700 known instruments, index of 3,500 past and present owners, and 1,500 photographs
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Book Description Estate of Herbert K Goodkind, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Large format hardcover in slipcase with pictorial front cover, no jacket. Tight and unmarked but evidence of storage in non ideal humid environment (slight waviness to pages). oversized and overweight. Please email for photos. Larger books or sets may require additional shipping charges. Books sent via US Postal. Bookseller Inventory # 75186
Book Description Estate of Herbert K Goodkind, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. First Edition. 780 pages (complete). A wonderful copy of this extraordinarily devoted book, THE definitive book on Stradivari. Goodkind made his fortune from real estate and became an assiduous and effective violin historian, expert and collector. The book is housed in a thick board slipcase which is scuffed and worn all about. It is however, solid, sound and sure. The wood coloured cloth boards are very healthy. Tipped in illustration with gilt border. All in excellent condition. The spine has a leather plate affixed on which is stamped the titling. The leather and the titling are fresh and smart. The spine has a dimple from the weight of the pages. Italianate end papers that are fresh and vibrant. The contents are in excellent condition. They are produced with great care and confidence. The pages are clean, clear, creamy, assured, generous of spirit and actuality. A very attractive, comprehensive, altruistic, utterly seductive book. fk. Bookseller Inventory # bulb
Book Description Estate of Herbert K Goodkind, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0960049819
Book Description Published Privately by the author, Larchmont, New York, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition (Unstated).. 780 pages. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Includes an inscription to John Beck signed by the author. This copy was rebound by a professional bookbinder who inserted two unbound signatures that had not originally been bound in, and removed one that had been included twice. In essence, all signatures are now properly bound in. MUSIC. Treatises on the life and work of the "Patriarch" of violin makers. Inventory of 700 known or recorded Stradivari string instruments. Index of 3,500 names of past or present Stradivari owners. Photographs of 400 Stradivari instruments with 1,500 views. The perfect gift for anyone who owns a Strad! (Key Words: Antonio Stradivari, Signed Books, Violin Iconography, Herbert K. Goodkind, Musical Instruments, Crafts, Violinmakers, Music, String Instruments). book. Bookseller Inventory # 73202X1