The ultimate illustrated guide to the true art of constructing your own classical guitar, Classical Guitar Making features detailed instructions with diagrams and literally hundreds of photos showing even the smallest step in clear and concise terms. North Carolina luthier John Bogdanovich takes you through the process, with an overview of the guitar, how to choose the right wood, how to set up your shop and what tools you will need, templates and molds. layout and planning, constructing and finishing the guitar, attaching the bridge, and final setup and care of your guitar. An appendix shows photos of several finished guitars, and includes a bibliography and a metric conversion chart. ©2007, Hardcover, 310 pages.