A Luthier's Alphabet of Imaginary Instruments
Woodcuts and Poems by Fred Carlson
It's Inventive Harp Guitar Builder meets Dr. Seuss!
"From the off-beat imagination of (harp guitar builder) and artist Fred Carlson comes a fanciful collection of alphabet woodcuts and poems, playfully describing rare instruments not seen in your average luthier's shop! From Autoharp to Zukulele, and every crazy letter in between, this unique lutherie-inspired alphabet is sure to delight luthiers, musicians, and children of all ages! Whimsical and delightfully clever poems describe each full-page illustration. A must-have for everyone who loves musical instruments, wacky humor, and fun! They're all here in this sturdy hardbound book. It's a unique alphabet that every luthier (and music fan!) will want to own."
64 pages, 8-3/4" x 8-3/4" hardbound $15 shipping $4
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The "Jaw" Harp
$15, shipping $4
A Great Gift Idea!
"Having already built some of the most fantastical and beautiful stringed
instruments on the planet , now Fred Carlson brings us the complete A-Z of
imaginary instruments in a book of awesome woodcuts and clever rhymes that
will be sure to delight music lovers of all ages. A Luthier’s Alphabet
of Imaginary Instruments will tickle your bones and make your whole body resonate
with a joyful sound!"
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