Otto, Jacob Augustus

A Treatise On The Structure And Preservation Of The Violin And All Other Bow-Instruments; Together With An Account Of The Most Celebrated Makers, And Of The Genuine Characteristics Of Their Instruments.

Translated by John Bishop. Robert Cocks & Co: London, 1860. Second edition, greatly enlarged. Large octavo. 92 pp. 92 pp. 3 plates. Embossed cloth. Cover sunned with one stain to corner. Tips of spine ragged, endpapers & inside covers stained; internally fine.
One of the earliest works on the construction of the violin.