Antique Phonographs There are 13 products.

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    Tony Franzen, Gunnar Sundberg & Lars Thelander Paperback, 8" x 12", 411 pp (in Swedish) w/b&w and color illustrations (List $49) This massive book is a history of cylinder technology in Scandinavia. It covers the various companies that were active in this region, and includes color photographs of cylinder boxes, lids and some machines....

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    Julien Anton Paperback, 9" x 11", 230 pp (in French) w/200 color illustrations Henri Lioret was a true phonograph pioneer in every sense of the word. Unfortunately, however, his accomplishments have generally been minimized - or even ignored - in some of the older, authoritative works dealing with the history of recorded sound. Recent years have seen...

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    Timothy C. Fabrizio & George F. Paul Hard Cover, 8.5” x 11", 240 pp w/450 color illustrations & dust jacket Not to be confused with other books bearing similar names, this new book by Fabrizio and Paul is another feast for the eyes. It is the 5th volume by this incredibly prolific pair, and it reflects the same excellent standards we have come...

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    Timothy C. Fabrizio & George F. Paul Hard Cover, 8.5” x 11", 240 pp w/over 400 color illustrations & dust jacket Not to be confused with their previous books, The Talking Machine: An Illustrated Compendium, 1877-1929 or Antique Phonograph Gadgets, Gizmos and Gimmicks, this volume represents another tombstone in the corpus of phonographic...

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    George L. Frow Paperback, 6" x 9", 286 pp, w/b&w illustrations This excellent book is to Edison Diamond Disc phonographs what The Edison Cylinder Phonograph Companion is to Edison cylinder machines. Any collector specializing in Diamond Discs and/or the machines designed to play them must have a copy of this book!

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    Robert W. Baumbach Paperback, 5" x 8", 320 pp, w/color illustrations (List $30) This is the new, updated edition of this work, and features full color illustrations. The book describes and pictures every phonograph made by Victor from 1900 to 1929. You'll find original sales prices, production figures, periods of availability, cabinet dimensions and...

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    Robin & Joan Rolfs Paperback, 8.5” x 11", 226 pp, w/color illustrations (List $40) The Rolfs have long been regarded as experts in the field of Nipper collectibles, and this book establishes them as experts in the area of children's records, phonograph toys and talking dolls as well. This very informative and attractive volume covers the history of...

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    Marco Contini Paperback, 5.5” x 6.5”, 143 pp w/many color illustrations (Imported) This is a jewel of a book – small, yet replete with full color plates of rare and interesting machines. From an Edison Tinfoil to a Jehovah’s Witness Watchtower portable this book concentrates on machines not often encountered today. In Italian and English.

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    Timothy C. Fabrizio & George F. Paul Hard Cover, 11.5” x 9", 192 pp w/340 color illustrations & dust jacket The fearless duo has done it again. Within the pages of this volume, one will find all the pink flamingos of the phonograph world. Funny how the human spirit is inexorably drawn to the twisted and inane. Who knows what evil lurks in the...

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    Robert Hawes Hard Cover, 9.5” x 12", 128 pp, w/color illustrations & dust jacket This book presents a concise history of the radio from its initial incarnation as a piece of experimental scientific apparatus, through the design milestones in its development, right up to the retro and postmodern radios of the 70s and 80s. Illustrated throughout with...

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    James N. Weber Paperback, 8.5” x 11", 150 pp, w/illustrations (List $30) This attractive book presents the phonographic evolution of the Berliner and Victor companies through a unique, though somewhat biased, perspective - the marketing department! Scores of nicely reproduced magazine ads, posters and catalog illustrations combine to make this history...

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    Bob Baumbach Paperback, 8.5" x 11”, 335 pp w/b&w illustrations This book provides a detailed look at the products of one of the most important industrial giants of the 20th Century. Careful research using original company documents and analysis of surviving instruments has enabled the author to compile comprehensive documentation for each model of...

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    Timothy C. Fabrizio & George F. Paul Hard Cover, 8.5” x 11", 224 pp w/400+ color illustrations, dust jacket & Value Guide The eighth volume in their phonographic series, this book maintains the same standards of excellence set by their earlier works. Lovely full color photographs, pithy captions and informative text combine to make this book...

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