The art of organ-building : a comprehensive historical, theoretical, and practical treatise on the tonal appointment and mechanical construction of concert-room, church, and chamber organs /
131001s1965 nyua b 001 0 eng
|a0486213145 :|c(v. 1 : pbk.)
|a0486213153 :|c(v. 2 : pbk.)
|aAudsley, George Ashdown,|d1838-1925
|aThe art of organ-building :|ba comprehensive historical, theoretical, and practical treatise on the tonal appointment and mechanical construction of concert-room, church, and chamber organs /|cby George Ashdown Audsley
|aThe art of organbuilding
|aNew York :|bDover Publications,|c1965
|a2 v. :|bport., ill. ;|c24 cm
|a"Unabridged and corrected republication of the work first published by Dodd, Mead, and Company, New York, in 1905."
Volume 1 of the fullest repository on organ building and history in English language. Includes outline of organ history, external design and decoration, internal arrangement and mechanical systems, acoustics and theories of sound-production in organ pipes, tonal structure and appointment, more. Complete with illustrations, tables, and specifications. Set includes 385 figures and 15 plates.