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Violins and Other Stringed Instruments - How to Make Them
Paul Nooncree Hasluck,Henry Shakespear
No preview available - 2009
Violins and Other Stringed Instruments: How to Make Them (1907)
Paul Nooncree Hasluck
No preview available - 2014
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Page 149 - The ciosing pages are devoted to "Composition"; a most excellent treatise on this most important, and at the same time most difficult part of the work of the practical teacher of English. The book presents many new ideas both as to matter and method; it is distinctively poetical, it has a lofty purpose and its authors have not once swerved from the course in the accomplishment of their aim.
Page 5 - ... contributions from the pens of Mr. David McSkimming and Mr. Robert Ford are incorporated in this work.
Page 115 - The head should always be tight, and so hard that it is difficult to make an impression on it...