The talking machine and other stories

  • 3.42 MB
  • English
Heinemann Educational , London
Statementillustrated by John Dyke.
SeriesBooster readers
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15041295M
ISBN 100435112236

This book has a lot of good information. It does get revised regularly but many outdated sections (materials and products no longer available). Half the book is a talking machine reference (pictures, short descriptions) but mostly very early products (cylinder disks versus records).

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