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fabulous phonograph

Roland Gelatt

fabulous phonograph

the story of the gramaphone from tin foil to high fidelity..

by Roland Gelatt

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Published by Cassell .
Written in English


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Paginationxiii,250p. :
Number of Pages250
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The Edison Speaking Phonograph Company was established on Janu , to exploit the new machine by exhibiting it. Edison received $10, for the manufacturing and sales rights and 20% of the profits. As a novelty, the machine was an instant success, but was difficult to operate except by experts, and the tin foil would last for only a.   In his book, The Fabulous Phonograph, Roland Gelatt states that in there were nearly phonograph manufacturers in the U.S. Throughout the ’s the demand for phonographs and records exceeded new companies entered this lucrative field as basic phonographs patents held by Victor, Columbia, and Edison were expiring. Many companies advertised in the .

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A phonograph record (also known as a gramophone record, especially in British English), often simply record, is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove. The groove usually starts near the periphery and ends near the center of the disc. At first, the discs were commonly made from shellac; starting in the s polyvinyl chloride. About Us. We are a worldwide society of + members who share a passion for the preservation of antique phonographs, gramophones and records. We encourage, promote, publish and present research on the history of sound recording and reproduction, including the machines that create and preserve these wonderful voices and sounds.


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