Organ History Construction 1877 Hopkins Rimbault fine old leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
The Organ, Its History and Construction: A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure & Capabilities of the Organ, With Specifications and Suggestive Details for Instruments of All Sizes, Intended as a Handbook for the Organist and the Amateur, by Edward J. Hopkins & Rimbault, Third Edition.
1877, London, Robert Cocks & Co.
pp. 160, 636.
Monumental 19th century work. In a simple but fine 1/2 leather binding done perhaps 30-50 years ago.Clean, tight, sound internally, folding frontis plate with short tear at inset, otherwise beautiful all around.
Books measure: 10" H X 6 3/4" W X 2 1/2" Thick. Heavy book.