More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Mittenwald: violin making “in the midst of the forest”
- François Xavier Tourte and the modern violin bow
- On the history of industrial factories in Mirecourt
- On the Chanot family of violin makers, ambassadors of the French school in England
- Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume: notes on his life and work
- Ludwig Bausch: the "German Tourte"