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75 Jahre Renner, Louis  1957
Acoustics Stewart, George Walter & Lindsay, Rob 1930
Acoustics of Orchestral Instruments and of the Organ, T Richardson 1929
Aeolian Player Piano Operation & Troubleshooting Handbook
Air Seasoning of Wood, The Mathewson, J.S. 1930
All the Stops: The Glorious Pipe Organ and Its American Whitney, Craig R. 2003
Alternating Currents Magnusson, Carl Edward 1926
Amateur Radio License Guide Briskman, Barry 1959
American Men of Science/ 5th Edition Cattell, James 1933
American Men of Science/ 8th Edition Cattell 1949
American Society of Piano Technicians/ 9th Annual Convention
Americana, The Americana Corp. 1930
Anecdotal History of the Science of Sound: to the beginn Miller, Dayton Clarence 1935
Applied Acoustics Olson, Harry F. & Massa, Frank 1934
Art of PianoForte Construction, The Wolfenden, S. 1975
Art of the Player Piano, The Grew, Sydney 1922
Art of Tuning the Piano-Forte, The Smith, Hermann
Art of Wood Finishing, The H. Behlen & Bro. Inc. 1947
Bar Code Guidelines for the Music Products Industry N.A.M.M. 1990
Basic Audio Course Hoefler, Donald Carl 1955
Bestimmung der Saitenspannung des Pianos Fenner, Klaus  1959
Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery/ Illinois Volume
Bulletin No. 11: The Indian Association for the Cultivatio Raman, C. V. 1914
Bulletin No. 15 Raman, C. V. 1918
Bulletin No. 6: The Indian Association for the Cultivation Raman, C. V. 1912
Calculating Technician/Journal Issues Roberts, Dave 9/79-4/82
Chicago and Its Makers Gilbert, Paul et al 1929
Clarke's Harmony on the Inductive Method Clarke, Hughe 1880
Clavier/ A Magazine for Pianists and Organists 1962, 1970, 1980
Complete Book of Wood Finishing Scharff, Robert 1956
Construction of Alignment Charts Swett, George 1928
Construction, Tuning, and Care of the Piano-Forte Norton, Edward Quincy 1887
Contemporary American Organ, The W.H. Barnes 1937
Correct Principles of Classical Singing Heinrich, Max 1910
Corrosion, Causes and Prevention Speller, Frank Newman 1926
Course of Study for Piano Tuning Technology 1962
Das Intonieren von Pianos und Flugeln Funke, Otto 1953 [1977]
Das Klavier und Seine Pflege: Theorie und Praxis des Kl Funke, Otto 1946 [1958]
Das PianoForte in Seinen Akustischen Anlagen Hansing, Siegfried 1909 [1950]
Das Regulieren von Flugeln bel Steinway Dietz, Franz Rudolf  1963
Dealers' Trade Listing of Pianos and Their Makers/ 194 A.M. Koch 39,48,65,72
Der Piano und Flugelbau Junghanns, Herbert 1979 & 1952
Dictionary of Organ Stops Wedgwood, James Ingall 1907
Dictionary of Popular Music Gammond, Peter & Clayton, Peter 1961
Die Lehre von den Tonempfindungen Helmholtz, Hermann von 1913 [2007]
Diphthong Formation Stetson, Raymond & Fuller, F. L. 1930
Directions for Erard Actions 1853 & 1953
Duo-Art Reproducing Piano, The The Aeolian Co. 1927
Dynamic Scale and How to Tune It, The Feaster, C Raymond 1958
Dynamique Generale des Vibrations Rocard, Yves 1943
Ein Chronik Des Hauses Bechstein Bis Zur Gegenwart
Electrical Fundamentals (Alternating Current) Dept. of the Army 1951
Electronic Musical Instruments Dorf 1954
Electronic Organ Handbook Anderson, H. Emerson 1960
Electronic Organs Eby, Robert  1953
Elementary Mechanical Drawing Weick, Charles William 1915
Elements of Mechanism Schwamb, Peter & Merrill, Allyne 1904
Elements of Radio Servicing Marcus, William & Levy, Alex 1947
Emil Fries Piano Hospital and Training Center
Encyclopedia of Band Instrument Repair Kirschner, Frederick 1962
Encyclopedia of Keyboard Instruments/ Vol. I The Piano Palmieri, Robert 1994
Evolution of the Art of Music, The Parry, C. Hubert 1920
First Book of the Player-Pianist, The Grew, Sydney 1925
FM: An Introduction to Frequency Modulation Rider, John 1940
Fugue In Cycles and Bels, A Mills, John  1935
Generators Middleton 1955
Genesis of a Music Harry Partch  1949
Geschichte der Musik in Bildern Kinsky, Georg 1929
Gifts of Music, The Hepokoski & Kramer 1999
Giraffes, Black Dragons, and Other Pianos Good, Edwin 1982
Graphic Table Combining Logarithms and Anti-Logarith Lacroix, Adrien & Ragot,, Charles L. 1942
Great Pianists, The Schonberg, Harold 1965
Growing Up Complete The Report 1991
Guide to Restringing/ 1st Edition, A Travis, John  1961
Guide to Restringing/ 2nd Edition, A Travis, John  1982
Handbook of Engineering Fundamentals Eshbach, Ovid 1936
Handbuch der Harmonie und Modulations Lehre Riemann, Hugo  1917
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois/ Vol. I & Vol. II Bateman, Newman & Selby, Paul 1905
History of Chicago vol. I Andreas, A. T. 1884
History of Chicago/ Vol. II Andreas, A. T. 1857-1871
History of Chicago/ Vol. III Andreas, A. T. 1872-1885
History of Midwestern Piano Manufacturing, A Greenfield, Jack, RPT 1996
History of Music Miller, Hugh M.  1947 & 1953
History of the American PianoForte Spillane, Daniel  1890
History of the Piano Closson, Ernest 1947
History of the Piano Forte Brinsmead, Edgar 1870?
History of the PianoForte and PianoForte Players, A Bie, Oscar  1966
Home Piano Tuning Ross 1931
Horowitz Plaskin, Glenn  1983
How the Piano Came To Be Glover, Ellye Howell  1913
How to Start Your Own Business Shaw, Walter & Kay, Edith 1945
How to Test and Regulate the Auto Deluxe, Welt-Mignon, Reproducing Piano
How to Tone Regulate Newly Installed Hammers In a Gr Travis, John
How to Understand Music Matthews, William Smith Babcock 1888
Illustrated Catalogue of Piano-Forte Actions Wessell, Nickel, & Gross 1893
Immortal Piano, The Avner & Hannah Carmi 1960
Independent Piano Technician, The Boles, Don 1968
Instrumentation Prout, Ebenezer  1877
Instruments of Music, The Donington, Robert 1949
Intervals, Scales and Temperaments Lloyd, Llewelyn & Boyle, Hugh 1963
Introduction to Magnesium and its Alloys Alico, John  1945
Iron and Steel Tiemann, Hugh  1933
Kent's Mechanical Engineers' Handbook Kent, William  1923
Kents' Mechanical Engineers' Handbook/ 10th Edition Kent, William
Keyboard Instruments in the Metropolitan Museum of A Winternitz, Emanuel 1961
Kiln Drying of Lumber, The Koehler & Thelen 1926
Kimball Method for the Piano Forte O.D. Weaver 1897
La Musique et La Vie Interieure Bourguès, Lucies & Denéréaz, Alexand 1921
Laboratory and Vocational Furniture Kimball 1930
Less Noise Better Hearing: an outline of the essentials o Sabine, Hale I. 1941
Let's Tune Up Travis, John 1968
Look of Music, The Young, Philip T. 1980
Magnetic Recording Begun, Semi Joseph 1949
Maintaining Hi-Fi Circuts Crowhurst 1957
Making, Shaping, and Treating of Steel, The Camp, J M 1919
Manufacture of PianoForte Action Its Rise and Develop Strauch Bros. 1904
Marketing of Metals and Minerals Spurr, Josiah Edward & Wormser, Feli 1925
Mathematics for Electricians and Radiomen Cooke, Nelson  1942
Mathushek Pianos Mathushek Piano Mfg. Co. 1931
Mechanical Method of Measuring Sound Pressure, A Eisenhower & Tyzzer 1929
Men Who Have Made Piano History Dolge, Alfred  1913
Men, Women, & Pianos Loesser, Arthur  1954
Metallurgy of Zinc and Cadmium, The Ingallis, Walter Renton 1903
Methods of Teaching Industrial Subjects Leighbody, G.B. 1948
Metropolitan Museum of Art/ Handbook No. 13, The Crosby Brown Collection 1904
Michel's Organ Atlas Michel, N. E.  1969
Michel's Piano Atlas 1957
Microscope/ Part II, The Beck, Conrad 1924
Modern Electro-Plating Hughes, W. E.  1923
Modern Organ, The Skinner, Ernest M. 1917
Monographs on Electrical Engineering/Vol. II Macgreger-Morris-Henley 1936
Music and Letters A.H. Fox Srangways 1940
Music Dictionary and Essential Fundamentals Beihoff, Harms, Kastenholz, Jones 1932
Music for the Millions: The Kimball Piano and Organ Sto Bradley, Van Allen 1957
Music Guyed and Handy Reference Van Cleave, Emerson S.  1956
Musical Acoustics Culver, Charles 1956
Musical Acoustics Culver, Charles 1941
Musical Acoustics 2nd Edition Culver, Charles 1947
Musical Acoustics, Piano, & Wind Instruments Kent, Earle  1977
Musical Articles From the Encylopedia Britannica Tovey, Charles Francis 1944
Musical Engineering Olson, Harry F. 1952
Musical Instruments Geiringer, Karl 1945
Musical Instruments and Audio Briggs, G. A.  1965
Musical Instruments in the Metropolitan Museum 1978
Musical Quarterly, The Engel, Carl 1940
Musik-Geschichte der Welt im Überblick Matzke, Hermann Karl Anton 1949
Mysteries of the Piano Musical Science Library
National Cyclopedia of American Biography/ Vol. IX, The 1899
Nerves of Steel-The Story of American Piano Wire Am. Steel & Wire Co. 1936
New Technique for Superior Aural Tuning Smith, Virgil  2005
Noise and Vibration Engineering Slocum, S. E. 1931
Noise, a comprehensive survey from every point of view McLachlan, N. W. 1935
Old English Instruments of Music Galpin, Francis 1911
On Sound Tyndall, John  1873
On the Sensations of Tone HelmHoltz, Hermann 1954
One Thousand Pointers for Machinists and Engineers McShane, Chas  1900
Orchestral Instruments and What They Do, The Mason, Daniel Gregory 1908
Organ: Its Evolution, Principles of Construction and Use, Sumner, William 1952
Organ: Its History and Construction, The Hopkins & Rimbault 1877
Organs  Faust, Oliver C.  1949
Origins of Musical Time and Expression Harding, Rosamund 1938
Orion Blue Book Orion Research Co. 1993
Oscillographs Irwin, John Thomas 1925
Oscilloscope, The Zwick, George 1954
People and Pianos Steinway, Thomas 1953
Philosophy of Music, The Dent 1924
Phonograph Book, The Macfarlane 1917
Physical Review, The American Physical Society 1915 & 1927
Physics of Music, The Wood, Alexander 1961
Piano Crombie, David 1995
Piano - Its Acoustics, The McFerrin, W.V. 1972
Piano & Player Hardware Felts & Tools Hammacher, Schlemmer 1848
Piano Action Handbook Mason, Merle  1971
Piano and How to Care for it, The Funke,Otto 1961
Piano and Player Hardware Felts and Tools Hammacher, Schlemmer 1848
Piano Book/ 1st, 2nd, and 3rd editions, The Fine, Larry 1987
Piano In America 1890-1940, The Roell, Craig H 1989
Piano Manufacturing An Art and A Craft Schimmel, Nikolaus 1995
Piano Manufacturing-An Art and a Craft Schimmel, Nikolaus 1990
Piano Manufacturing-An Art and a Craft Schimmel, Nikolaus 1984
Piano Nomenclatur Asian
Piano Nomenclatur: deutsch-english-français-italiano- Herzog, H. K.; Schimmel, Nikolaus et a 1983
Piano Owner's Guide, The Schmeckel, Carl D. 1947
Piano Owners Guide, The Schmeckel, Carl D. 1971
Piano Parts and Their Functions Mason, Merle H.  1977
Piano Parts and Their Functions Mason, Merle 1977
Piano Playing Mechanisms White, William Braid 1925
Piano Rebuilders Handbook of Treble String Tensions Donelson, James  1977
Piano Repairing for Beginners Kurk, Dennis  1977
Piano Servicing Tuning & Rebuilding Reblitz, Arthur  1976
Piano Shop on the Left Bank, The Carhart, Thad 2001
Piano Teacher's Professional Handbook Terwilliger, Gordon 1965
Piano Tone Building/Vol. I PTG Conference/Chicago 1916-1918
Piano Tone Building/Vol. II PTG Conference/Chicago 1919
Piano Tuner's Pocket Companion, The Faust, Oliver C. 1902
Piano Tuning A Practice Guide Kurk, Dennis  1971
Piano Tuning and Allied Arts White, William Braid 1938 & 1917
Piano Tuning and Allied Arts White, William Braid 1964
Piano Tuning and Servicing Howe, Alfred H. 1941 & 1947
Piano Tuning Regulating and Repairing Fischer, J. Cree 1907
Piano-A Piano Technician's Guide for the Piano Owner,  Gurlik, Philip 1984
Piano-Forte: Its History Traced to the Great Exhibition o Harding, Rosamond E.M. 1933
Piano-Player and its Music, The Newman, Ernest 1920
Piano, The Spillane, Daniel 1893
Piano: Scientific, Technical, and Practical Instructions, T Spillane, Daniel 1893
Pianocorder Story, The Turner, James 1978
PianoForte and its Music, The Krehbiel, Henry Edward 1911
Pianola-The History of the Self-Playing Piano Ord-Hume, Arthur W. J. G. 1984
Pianos and Their Makers Dolge, Alfred  1911 & 1972
Pianos Anyone? Wood, Lawrence Robert 1977
Pianos, Pianists, and Sonics Briggs, G. A.  1951
Plastic Horizons Wei, B. H. l & Anhorn, Victor John 1944
Player Pianist, The White, Wm. Braid 1910
Player Piano Pointers Keeley, William J. 1917
Presto Buyers Guide Adams, Frank  1926
Principles of Electronics Kloeffler, Royce  1945
Principles of Player Action Operation Standard Player Action Company
Probes Zucconi, Bruno & Clifford, Martin 1955
Properties & Usage of Wood, The Koehler, Arthur 1924
Psychological Monographic-No. 69, The Seashore, Carl 1914
PTG Piano Action Handbook/ 2nd Edition Mason, Merle 1971
Radio Handbook, The Orr, William Ittner 1959
Radio Material Guide Almstead, Francis & Tuthill, F. R. L. 1944
Radio Servicing: Theory and Practice Marcus, Abraham 1948
Rebuilding the Player Piano Gidens, Larry  1963
Recent Revolution In Organ Building, The Miller, George Laing 1913
Recording Sound for Motion Pictures Cowan, Lester 1931
Renner Renner, Louis 
Rhythm, Music, and Education Jaques-Dalcroze, Émile 1921
Salesmanship and Business Efficiency Knox, James  1925
Sanderson Accu-Tuner Operating Manual Sanderson, Albert E.  1989
Schimmel: Ein Unternehmen Stellt Sich Vor Schimmel, Nikolaus 1984
Science and Music  Jeans, Sir James Hopwood 1937
Science of Music, The Berger, Melvin 1989
Science of Musical Sounds, The Miller, Dayton Clarence 1916
Science of Voice, The Stanley, Douglas 1929
Scientific Piano Tuning and Servicing Alfred Howe 1941 & 1947
Seventh Dragon, The Sullivan, Anita 1985
Simplex Player Action Simplex Player Action Company
Sound Watson, Floyd Rowe  1935
Sound Tyndall, John  1867
Sound and Music Zahm, J. A. 1892
Sound and Music Taylor, Sedley  1883
Sound Waves: Their Shape and Speed Miller, Dayton Clarence  1937
Sound/ 3rd Edition Tyndall, John 
Sources of Keyboard Music in England, The Van den Borren, Charles 1913
Stainless Iron and Steel Monypenney, J. H. G 1931
Steinway & Sons Ratcliffe, Ronald V. 1989
Steinway & Sons Liebermann, Richard K. 1995
Story of Felt, The Pope, Niran Bates 1946
Straightening of the Chicago River, The Dever, William 1926
Student's Handbook of Acoustics, The Broadhouse, John 1881
Sunday "I Scream, You Scream": The Hartford Courant Aug. 1974
Taste und Hebeglied des Klaviers Pfieffer, Walter  1920
Teacher's Guide for Dan Coate's Piano Library Coate, Dan 
Teaching Apprentices and preparing training materials  Anderson, Miles H. 1949
Technical History of the Player McTammany, John 1915
Technical History of the Player, The McTammany, John 1915
Technological Dictionary in the English and German Lan Eger 1882 & 1884
Television and Radio Repairing Markus 1953
Testimony To Music Potosky, Alice  1986
Textbook of European Musical Instruments, A Galpin, Francis W. 1937
Textbook of Sound, A Wood, A.B.  1930
Theory and Practice of Piano Construction White, William Braid 1975
Theory and Practice of Tone-Relations, The Goetschius, Percy 1902
Theory of Evolving Tonality, A Yasser, Joseph 1932
Theory of Sound, The Strutt & Rayleigh 1926
Theory of Vibrating Systems and Sound Crandall, Irving B. 1926
Three Centuries of Harpsichord Making Hubbard, Frank 1965
Three Hundred Years at the Keyboard Fallows-Hammond, Patricia 1984
Tone Deaf and all Thumbs? Wilson, Frank 1986
Treatise on the Art of PianoForte Construction, A  Wolfenden, Samuel 1916
Tuner's and Repairman's Manual M. Schulz Co. 1922
Tuner's Magazine, The
Tuners' Digest, The The Am. Society of Piano Tuner  1942-1945
Tuners' Journal 1923-1929
Tuners' Journal, The Feb. 1948
Tuners' Magazine, The 1916
Tuners' Magazine, The 1916
Tuning Jorgensen, Owen 1991
Tuning and Repairing Pianos Babbington, Charles 1902
Tuning and Temperament Barbour, J. Murray 1953
Twentieth Century Romantic Temperament, A: L'Artiste  Levitch, Leon 1984
Uber das Stimmen von Cembalo Spinett Clavichord und  Ernst, Friedrich 1977
Understanding Hi-Fi Circuts Crowhurst 1957
University of Iowa Studies/ Vol. 2 No. 4 Seashore, Carl
Unser Technisches Wissen Von Der Musik Matzke, Dr. Hermann 1949
Veneers and Plywood Knight & Wulpi 1927
Vibration and Sound Morse, Philip M. 1936
Vom Hammer Pfeiffer, Walter 1948
Waveform Analysis Manley, R.G. 1945
What is Klavarskribo? Klavarskribo Institute 1947
What is Your Piano All About and Allied Subjects Kresge, Don U. 1974
Wie Stimme ich Selbst Mein Cembalo? Kellner, Herbert Anton 1976
Your Need of Music Miessner, W. Otto 1926
Your Piano and Your Piano Technician Smith, Virgil 1981