The book is written with experience and passion for the instrument and craft. The descriptions and photographs are clear but I don't think sufficient to allow an inexperienced... Read morePublished 8 months ago by xx
I bought this and the more expensive "The Art of Violin Making". Juliet Barker's book is okay if you just want to build a violin the old way with old tools and without... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Chris L.
This is one of few books that you can take from start to finish of an instrument. I have been playing Cello for 14 years and I also do woodworking and I have always wanted to make... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Aaron Earl
This is a book with plenty of pictures and detailed instructions. Instructions
for varnishing are included. Read more
I have not finished the book at this time but it won't be long. When I first purchased this book I thought that it was from a person in the north east part of the U.S.. Read morePublished on August 31, 2009 by Richard K. Benner
I bought this book because of the title, expecting full-well to find the measured drawings of both the templets and fixtures nessary for making a violin. Read morePublished on July 14, 2009 by Ruben Ruybal
This is a super book having some of the finest color prints of violin making I've seen to date. Highly recommended for the violin enthusiast.