The Musical Box Society Great Britain (MBSGB) has just reduced the
price of many previously published books in order to make room for
the next publication. If you send your land address I can quote the
1. "Street Musicians on Postcards", price is £10 (was £15).
Published in 2008, this is a soft-cover A5 size book of 108 pages with
over 90 illustrations, most are in colour. It concentrates on one
aspect, The Street Musician playing Barrel Organ and Barrel Piano.
2. "The Nicole Factor" -- all about Nicole Freres cylinder musical
musical boxes, price £45 (was £50). An hardback A4-size book, 252
pages in all, plus 2 computer discs: (1) Sound recordings, 42 tracks;
(2) Scans of Nicole catalogues and a Register of thousands of Nicole
boxes, gamme numbers, dates etc.
3. "The Tune Sheet Book", price £18. This book now comes with 3
supplements and a search engine to help to find what tune sheet is
appropriate for your cylinder musical box. There are graphs showing
the dates boxes were made based on the serial numbers and much other
4. "The Organette Book" by Kevin McElhone, price £40 (was £55).
Hardback, 440 pages, 770 pictures, 16 in full colour. Over 560
different models, over 190 types of music book, roll, disc etc.,
tuning scales, restoration tips, makers and agents, patents.