English language edition. 98,  pages. Hardcover: H 24.25cm x L 17.25cm. Dust jacket rubbed, negligibly short tear at front panel's top left. Dark red cloth with vibrant gilt stamping to spine and front board. Interior pages are bright and clean. Binding retains some crispness. A fine copy in a very good+ dust jacket. With b/w pictorial endpapers, numerous illustrations amongst text with a few in b/w but most as color plates, Preface, Introduction, and Bibliography. Features six chapters within three parts: "Man and Music . . .;" "The Amatis: the origins of Cremonese violin making;" "The Guarneris: Cremonese violin making in search of a new sound;" "The Stradivaris" the maximum expression of antique violin making;" "The Ruggeris and the Bergonzis: violin making often labelled as 'minor;'" and "The Bissolottis: the rebirth of the classical Cremonese system.". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE GENIUS OF VIOLIN MAKING IN CREMONA.
Publisher: [Italy]: Edizioni Novecento, September 2000.
Book Description Edizioni Novecento, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Book is in very good condition with minor wear to cover, tight binding. Text is clean of any markings, writing, or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 1611260120
Book Description Edizioni Novecento, Cremone Italie, 2000. Couverture rigide. Book Condition: Très bon. Dust Jacket Condition: Très bon. Histoire de la lutherie à Cremone et travaux de la famille de luthiers Bissolotti, nombreuses illustrations en nb et couleurs. 98 p + 66 planches photo en couleurs. Bookseller Inventory # 000069