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The compleat talking machine

a collector"s guide to antique phonographs
  • 249 Pages
  • 0.19 MB
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  • English
by
Sonoran Pub. , Chandler, Ariz
Phonograph -- Collectors and collecting., Phonograph -- Maintenance and re
Statementby Eric L. Reiss ; with photographs by the author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTS2301.P3 R45 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 249 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL495041M
ISBN 101886606129
LC Control Number98228311
OCLC/WorldCa40738837

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Reviewed in the United States on March 7, Verified Purchase. Book exactly as represented, gave me all the imformation I needed to get my phonograph running like new, Thank you so much.

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Just changed the rating from 4 to 5!5/5(3). This book has a lot of good information. It does get revised regularly but many outdated sections (materials and products no longer available). Half the book is a talking machine reference (pictures, short descriptions) but mostly very early products (cylinder disks versus records).

Price summary of values is broad, but needs to be in a book/5. The Compleat Talking Machine: A Collector's Guide to Antique Phonographs. Eric L. Reiss.

Sonoran Publishing, Best price and shipping that I could find. Great book very informative and a must have for collectors and hobbyists Read full review. Selected pages.

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The newly revised and updated 5th Edition contains the same careful analysis of the construction of spring motors, turntables, reproducers, cabinets and their associated parts. Talking Machines & Music: Machines.

Discussions on Talking Machines & Accessories. Sat am. Zwebie British & European Machines. Discussions on Talking Machines of British or European Manufacture. Sat am. soundgen Music. Discussions on Records, Recording, & Artists. For over 25 years, the Compleat Talking Machine has served as the definitive repair and restoration manual for antique phonographs.

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This is the summary of The Compleat Talking Machine by Eric L. Reiss. The compleat talking machine by Eric L. Reiss; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Phonograph, Maintenance and repair, Collectors.

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The detail of complete motor repairs is beyond the scope of this website, as it involves many steps and some rather dangerous procedures in removing the springs. I strongly recommend that the reader purchase a copy of Eric Reiss' excellent book "The Compleat Talking Machine", which can be found on the "LINKS" page of this website.

This revised and expanded second edition of The Talking Machine contains over color photographs showing an incredible variety models, and including over 30 never before published photos. The authoritative text and up-to-date values complement the wealth of visuals, making this book a veritable library of information in one volume.

The Compleat Talking Machine The best book about fixing machines is Eric Reiss' The Compleat Talking Machine. Photographs are good, information is accurate, his tips are sensible (well, I do not urge collectors to use glass styli, as Reiss does--glass can chip and ruin old cylinders), "extras" are given in fun appendices.

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This outstanding book is the "bible" for collectors of Victor products, and includes detailed listings of each model, dates produced, prices, and a great deal of historical information.

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The compleat talking machine by Eric L. Reiss, MarchSonoran Puto edition, Paperback in English - 4 edition. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Reiss, Eric L., Compleat talking machine. Chandler, Ariz.: Sonoran Pub., © (OCoLC) Following a year career in the Scandinavian theater world, publication of the first Danish-language adventure game (Skabet), and a short stint studying Egyptology, Reiss' first book, The Compleat Talking Machine (ISBN ) led to a career change in when he migrated from theater to professional writing.

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