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The Wanamaker Organ - Pamphlet
Booklet with History and Tonal Resources

NEW! Freshly updated, the classic 20-page Wanamaker Organ pamphlet includes a history, tonal resource exploration and complete specification. Read on....

 

 

$15.95

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Philadelphia's Golden Age of Retail
Exciting New Book!

Philadelphia was the incubator of our consumer culture. This profusely illustrated book covers the stories of all the great merchants, from John Wanamaker, Strawbridge & Clothier, Gimbels, Lit Brothers, Snellenburg's and now Macy's. Nostalgic, informative and highly amusing! Read on....

 

 

$39

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Music in the Marketplace: A Wanamaker Organ History
A book by Ray Biswanger

The complete story of the Wanamaker Organ, from its California beginnings through the St. Louis World's Fair to the great Philadelphia department store that calls it home. Ray Biswanger's book unfolds with the richness of a great novel. 302 pp. Read on....

 

 

$17

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John Wanamaker: King of Merchants
Back in Print!

This 2009 edition of William Allen Zulker's popular book includes more than 30 chapters on John Wanamaker, his fabulous career, his homes, political forays and religious beliefs, and the great emporium he built that houses the famous Eagle and pipe organ. Enjoy all 236 fascinating pages! Read on....

 

 

$15.50

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Los Angeles Art Organ Co. Replica Booklet
by George Ashdown Audsley

The Friends' latest historic reprint is this riveting, extremely rare 38-page 1904 booklet with color and black-and white photos. Includes a fascinating essay by George Ashdown Audsley and a complete specification. Read on....

 

 

$14.

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Virgil Fox (The Dish)
by Richard Torrence and Marshall Yaeger

This controversial remembrance of Virgil Fox by Richard Torrence and Marshall Yaeger, based on a memoir by Ted Alan Worth, includes important contributions by his many friends and admirers. 432 pages, softbound, many photographs. Read on....

 

 

$6

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Friendly Guide-Book to the Wanamaker Store
Own this historic booklet

This popular Friends reprint of the 1916 booklet includes a complete tour with photos of the historic Wanamaker Store. The pamphlet opens a window on the storied department store's fabled past, and includes 40 pages of history. Included is Organ lore and numerous photos and illustrations. Read on....

 

 
Books
 
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$39

Books
 
Music in the Marketplace: A Wanamaker Organ History
by Ray Biswanger

Here is the complete story of the Wanamaker Organ, from its California beginnings through the St. Louis World's Fair to the great Philadelphia department store that calls it home. Ray Biswanger's book unfolds with all the richness and detail of a great novel. Read on....

 

 

$80

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Music in the Marketplace: A Wanamaker Organ History
Overseas Free Shipping

Here is the complete story of the Wanamaker Organ, from its California beginnings through the St. Louis World's Fair to the great Philadelphia department store that calls it home. Ray Biswanger's book unfolds with all the richness and detail of a great novel. Read on....

 

 

$5

Books
 
The Wanamaker Organ - Pamphlet
Booklet with History and Tonal Resources

NEW! Freshly updated, the classic 20-page Wanamaker Organ pamphlet includes a history, tonal resource exploration and complete specification. Read on....

 

 

$10

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The Largest Organ in the World - Plus a Scientific American Reprint

From the Los Angeles Art Organ Company comes this 32-page booklet on the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair Organ. We have combined with it a Scientific American reprint (April 23, 1904) of the story of the World's Largest Organ that includes a tour of the fabled factory that built it. Read on....

 

 

$22

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Murray M. Harris and Organ Building in Los Angeles, 1894-1913
by David Lennox Smith and Orpha Ochse

Murray M. Harris began organbuilding in 1894 Los Angeles. Business skyrocketed, and soon he was building the world's largest pipe organ for the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. That organ would become our Wanamaker Organ. But wild cost overruns threatened the organ's completion. Read on....

 

 
Virgil Fox
 
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$14.

Virgil Fox
 
Virgil Fox (The Dish)
by Richard Torrence and Marshall Yaeger

This controversial remembrance of Virgil Fox by Richard Torrence and Marshall Yaeger, based on a memoir by Ted Alan Worth, includes important reminiscences by his many friends. 432 pages, softbound, many photographs. Read on....