A Celebration of Bells (Dover Books on Americana)

By: Sloane, Eric; Hatch, Eric

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Spirited reminders of yesteryear, clamoring bells in all their forms -- from sleigh to church -- ring of America and freedom. In this charmingly illustrated book that begins in ancient times, Mr. Americana and co-writer Hatch share their boundless enthusiasm for the subject, covering types, sounds, and famous bells, including the world's largest -- one that never tolled.

Title: A Celebration of Bells (Dover Books on Americana)

Author/Composer: Sloane, Eric; Hatch, Eric

Categories: History General Topics,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2009-02-19

ISBN Number: 0486468267

ISBN Number 13: 9780486468266

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 006174

Description: New paperback book copy of A Celebration of Bells by Eric Sloane and Eric Hatch. Dover (2009) republication of The Little Book of Bells, originally published by Duell, Sloan and Pearce, New York, 1964, and The Sound of Bells, originally publishedby Doubleday and Company, Inc., Garden City, New York, 1966. From the back cover: In this charmingly illustratred book that begins in ancient times, Sloane and Hatch share their boundless enthusiasm for the subject, cover types, sounds, and famous bells, including the revered Liberty Bell which once heralded the American Revolution, and the world's largest bells, one that never tolled. Dover Publications, Mineola NY, 144 pages, 9.25 x 6.5 inches, 24 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

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