Jalovec, Karel

Italian Violin-Makers [Italsti Houslari]

Orbis: Prague, 1952. first edition. Folio. 616 pp. + 32 to-scale diagrams. 196 b/w plates, 24 color plates. Tan linen. Spine bumped, a little loose with slight shelfwear, otherwise a good copy. List of metric equivalents pasted inside cover.
The rare first edition, in Czech and English with color plates at end.