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Selected Bibliography and Literature Lists

Bellow, Alexander. The Illustrated History of the Guitar. New York: Colombo,
    1970ML1015 G9 B4

Esses, Maurice. Dance and Instrumental ‘Diferencias’ in Spain during the 17th
    and Early 18th Centuries
. Stuyvesant, NY : Pendragon Press, 1992-1994
    Link to Ebook

, Frederic V.
The Art and Times of the Guitar. New York: Macmillan,
    1969.  ML1015 G9 G78

Heck, T.F. The Birth of the Classic Guitar and its Cultivation in Vienna,
    Reflected in the Career and Compositions of Mauro Giuliani (d. 1829).

    PhD diss., Yale University, 1970Microfilm ML211

Klier, Johannes and Ingrid Hacker-Klier: Die Gitarre: ein Instrument und seine
. Bad Schussenried: Biblioteca de la Guitarra 1980
    ML1015 G9 K54x 1980

Kozinn, Allan. The Guitar: the History, the Music, the Players. New York:
    Morrow, 1984ML1015.G9 G845 1984b

Turnbull, Harvey. The Guitar from the Renaissance to the Present Day.
    London: Batsford, 1974ML1015 G9 T9

Turnbull, Harvey et al. "Guitar." In Grove Music Online. Oxford
    Music Online,
(accessed April 16, 2012). 
     Grove Guitar Article (UWM ID Required)
Waterman, Christopher Alan. Jùjú: a Social History and Ethnography of
    an African Popular Music
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1990.
    ML3503.N6 W4 1990
Wheeler, Tom. The Guitar Book: a Handbook for Electric and Acoustic Guitarists. 
    New York: Harper & Row, 1978
RMU ML1016 G8 W5 1978.
Wolf, Johannes. Handbuch der Notationskunde. Hildesheim: Georg Olms,
ML431 . W8x 1963