The CCFCS Collection of Musical Instruments: 3-Vol. Set

The CCFCS Collection of Musical Instruments: 3-Vol. Set

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GIBBONS, Roy W. 

Ottawa: National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada. 1982–84. Mercury Series, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies, Papers No. 43-45. Staplebound.

Volume 1: Aerophones. pp. [1], ii-xi, [2], 2-161, [3]. 61 plates, 103 figures. Good: fading and rubberstamps to cover, edgewear. Covers everything from shakuhachis to shofars. 

Volume 2: Idiophones and Membranophones. pp. [1], ii-xii, [1], 2-121, [3]. 51 plates, 85 figures. Good: fading and rubberstamps to cover, back corner bump. Covers gongs to pellet bell bracelets.

Volume 3: Chordophones. pp. [1], ii-viii, [1], 2-267, [1]. 107 plates. Good: fading and rubberstamps to cover, nick and bit of unraveling at spine bottom. Covers sitars to so-konghus.