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The British violin historical aspects of violin & bow making in the British Isles : a symposium organised by the British Violin Making Association.

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Published by The Association in Oxford .
Written in English



  • England,
  • Scotland


  • Violin -- Construction -- England -- Congresses.,
  • Violin -- Construction -- Scotland -- Congresses.,
  • Violin bows -- England -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsBritish Violin Making Association.
LC ClassificationsML828 .B75 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p. :
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6822878M
ISBN 100953474100
LC Control Number00303758

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