More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- The fathers Bazin: the great name of Mirecourt bow making
- Noteworthy families of Markneukirchen violin makers
- W E Hill & Sons: on the Mt Parnassus of the art of violin making
- Violin makers and masters: archive "A-C"
- Klingenthal: the origin of violin making
- The bow makers of Markneukirchen: Knopf, Pfretzschner, Rau