Dobro Roots

A Photo Tour of Prewar Wood Body Dobros

Series: Reference
Publisher: Centerstream Publications
Format: Hardcover with CD
Author: Steve Toth

Welcome to the world of prewar wood body dobro! This beautiful full-color hardcover book documents a variety of Dobro guitars produced during the years 1929 through approximately 1942. It is a “photographic tour” showing actual examples of many of the models produced during this period. The author has also included a CD of 15 tunes played on 15 different prewar Dobros to let you experience the actual sounds of these musical masterpieces.

$55.00 (US)
Inventory #HL 00125507
ISBN: 9781574243017
UPC: 884088991784
Width: 8.75"
Length: 11.25"
216 pages

Endorsements

“Steve Toth has assembled the finest selection of photos and most extensive and systematic presentation of information regarding historically interesting pre World War II wood body Dobro brand instruments I have encountered. I strongly urge anyone who is interested in these important and unique sounding instruments to get a copy of this book.” – George Gruhn, Gruhn Guitars, Nashville, TN

“This is a must have for the collector, player, builder or enthusiast.” – Paul Beard, Beard Guitars

“Compelling reading and a must for any serious payer and/or collector.” – Jonathan Kellerman, NY Times bestselling author, guitar player, and collector

“I strongly urge anyone who is interested in these important and unique sounding instruments to get a copy of this book” – George Gruh, Gruhn Guitars

“This is the Dobro Wish Book” – Jerry Douglas

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