Cedar Knolls, New Jersey: Colonial Press, 1975. Printing identification statement for this book: First Printing, February 1975. Hardcover. 4to., brown cloth lettered in gilt, illustrated in black & white. Signed on the first free endpaper. -- Condition. Fine / very good +. Item #10646
"A complete history of the development and production of the Martin guitar..... this book required six years of research, digging through old records and documents, and contacting individuals throughout the country who were known to possess valuable instruments. In this book can be found details of each instrument by year, including prototypes, specials, instruments made for other firms and regular production instruments".-dj.