Making an Archtop Guitar (signed)


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The definitive work on the design and construction of an acoustic archtop guitar by one of the most talented luthiers of the twentieth century. Benedetto walks the reader through all aspects of construction through to marketing your finished work. Includes a list of suppliers to acquire all the tools and materials listed; a list of serial numbers for Benedetto guitars; full-color plates featuring the author’s models; photos from the author’s personal scrapbook of players who endorse his guitars; and fold-out templates for construction. 8-1/2 x 11 .

Additional information

Weight 42 oz
Dimensions 11.25 x 8.75 x 2.625 in