Hardcover in slipcase, limited edition book
CHET ATKINS: Me and My Guitars the most comprehensive and enlightening book on Chet Atkins ever published. Chet tells it in his own words; his childhood, playing influences, early struggles to find work, insights into the guitars he used and endorsed along the way. With an introduction by Jerry Reed, there are many, many full-color pictures of Chet and over 60 of his guitars.
More than just a pictorial review of Chet Atkins’ guitars throughout the years, as you turn through these pages you are treated to a fascinating look inside the mind of this great guitar player. This book belongs on the shelf or coffee table of guitar lovers and Chet Atkins fans everywhere.
“Chet Atkins has a deserved reputation as a great guitar player and all-around nice guy. So it’s a pleasure to see a book that is part biography and part history of his personal guitars.… his many stories come alive in this book.… it is a sumptuous product, with beautiful photography.” – Vintage Guitar
“Chet Atkins is only the most copied guitarist in history; and finally, at last, there is a book that does justice to a one of a kind icon. A special thanks to you, Russ, and your brother Mike on a superb piece of work.” – Jerry Reed
- Item #: 004
- Condition: New