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This fascinating book deals primarily with accessories items related to the field of antique phonographs. Some of the items included are:
Extensive photography of the most desirable examples of horns
Edison Gem 2 Piece Conical Cones
Tabletop Stands for Horns
Horn Support Mechanisms
Canvas/ Wicker Bags for Horn Transport
Custom Decorated/ Hand Painted Horns (many excellent examples)
Wax Cylinder Info
Cylinder Record Title Slip Inserts
Bronze Advertising Figures
Cylinder Record Carrier Boxes
Graphite/ Lubrication Bottles
Dustix Record Cleaners
Talking Book Series Advertising Items
Sound Boxes, diaphragms volume controls
Retail Needle Display - Brunswick, others
Cabinets, Storage Cases
Wood Filing Cabinets
This reference is certain to become a valuable library asset to phonograph aficionados.
---- copyright 2004, Collector Bookstore
The commercial development of the phonograph, during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, inspired a host of adjunct technology, from fancifully-painted flower horns to record storage disguised as furniture. Here are gadgets to make any snake oil salesman proud. A lively tour of these utterly entertaining objects is illustrated with 555 color photographs. To aid the collector there is a guide to current values.
555 color photos