Celebrate the significance, the magic, and the mojo of the worldÛªs most seductive instrument.
An obsessive, full-color book presented in an irresistible slipcase, Guitar features 200 instruments in stunning detail. Here are icons, like PrinceÛªs Yellow Cloud, Willie NelsonÛªs ÛÏTrigger,Û Muddy WaterÛªs Thunderbird, and ÛÏRocky,Û lovingly hand-painted by its owner, George Harrison. Historic instrumentsÛÓFenderÛªs Broadcaster, Les PaulÛªs ÛÏLog,Û the Gibson Nick Lucas Special, the very first artist model. Hand-carved archtops, pinnacles of the luthierÛªs art, from John DÛªAngelico to Ken Parker. Stunning acoustics from a new wave of women builders, like Rosie Heydenrych of England, whoÛªs known to use 5,000-year-old wood retrieved from a peat bog. And quirky one-of-a-kind guitars, like Linda ManzerÛªs Pikasso IIÛÓfour necks, 42 strings, and a thousand pounds of pressure.
Marrying pure visual pleasure with layers of information, Guitar is a glorious gift for every guitar-lover.