This limited edition silver-embossed, facsimile-autographed, slipcase holds both books (49-333148 & 49-333149). These books are essential for anyone who is interested in a comprehensive account of the modern guitar, and how a highly responsive guitar is made. They offer info from one of the most-revered luthiers of our times. Ervin Somogyi is a Hungarian-born master luthier whose guitars are renowned for their responsiveness and tone. After almost five decades of building, teaching and writing about the development and construction of the guitar, Somogyi reveals the methods, techniques and philosophy behind his legendary instruments. Two hardcover books, 339 & 282 pages each.