Follow Mainspring Press on Facebook

Home

Catalog and
Ordering
Information

Newsletter

Articles & Blog

Company
Information
and Contacts

Information for Dealers and Distributors

 

 

Go to MAINSPRING PRESS catalog page

"John Bolig continues to raise the bar, setting new standards in discographical work"
The Record Collector (UK)
 

CLOSE-OUT SPECIAL / SAVE $20


  

The Victor Black Label Discography
Volume I: 16000 & 17000 Series

By John R. Bolig
Winner of the 2010 ARSC Lifetime Achievement Award


Victor logo used with permission
of Sony Music Enterprises


See other volumes in
The Victor Discography
Series

"Carefully prepared work... The true enthusiast cannot manage without all the resources mentioned here." 
— ARSC Journal

"What distinguishes this discography is that the information originates entirely from original sources... It's simply a 'must-have' reference for the collector, discographer, and institutional librarian."  The Record Collector (UK)

The first installment in the Victor Black Label Discography covers every version of every release in Victor's 16000 and 17000 series. Features include:

  • Full discographic details from the original Victor Talking Machine Company and Gramophone Company files, correlated with the original catalogs, supplements, and discs
      
  • Recording dates and locations, and details of dubbed (S/8) and imported matrices
      
  • Release dates and duration in catalog
      
  • Catalog, matrix and take numbers
       
  • Listings of all corresponding U.S. and foreign issues in 78 format
      
  • Details of alternate issues, canceled numbers, and couplings from single-sided releases
      
  • Accompanists, conductors, pseudonyms, and group personnel as listed in the original files — No speculative or anecdotal personnel listings
      
  • Artist and title indexes
      
  • Historical introduction with 24 illustrations
       

472 pages
7 x 10" hardcover (cloth library binding)
ISBN 978-0-9772735-7-7


$55 (Shipping to USA) >
Free shipping
$75 (Shipping to Canada) >
Includes airmail
$79 (All Other Foreign Shipping) >
Includes airmail
Order by Mail
  


Site © 2016 by MAINSPRING PRESS, LLC.
Additional content is copyright as noted. All worldwide rights are reserved.

No portion of the material on this site may be reproduced, altered, or distributed in any form or by any means without
the prior written consent of the copyright holder(s). Unauthorized use is a violation of federal and international statutes.

For permission to reproduce material from any Mainspring Press online or print publication, please e-mail the publisher.

MAINSPRING PRESS is a registered trademark of MAINSPRING PRESS LLC, a Delaware company.