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"TELEPHONE talk" ISBN 0-9757735-0-X

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" TELEPHONE talk "  Table of Contents    

260 pages and over 550 colour pictures. -

Chapter 1. 1860-ish The invention and inventors

Chapter 2. 1870's Transmitters and Receivers

Chapter 3. 1880's The Triple/Two Box

Chapter 4. 1890 Large Magneto Wall Phones

Chapter 5. 1900's Small Wall Phones

Chapter 6. 1900's Early Table handsets

Chapter 7. 1910's Large Single Box Wall Phones

Chapter 8. 19020's Central Battery and the Pedestal

Chapter 9. 1930's Early Automatic Telephones

Chapter 10. 1940's Bakelite

Chapter 11. 1950's Post War Developments

Chapter 12. 1960's Plastics

Chapter 13. 1970's Retro or "Back-in Time"

Chapter 14. 1980's Decorators/Novelties

Chapter 15. 1990's Mobiles

Chapter 16. 2000's Internet Telephony

Chapter 17. 20th Century -  Para-PHONE-alia

Chapter 18. CAREFUL - Be aware of the Imitation

Chapter 19. French Polishing

Chapter 20. Faux Timber Paintwork

Chapter 21. Bakelite and Metal Polishing

Chapter 22. Plastic Restoration

Chapter 23. DIY Nickel Plating

Chapter 24. How to Make a Telephone




    Circuit Symbols (early 1900's)

    Attachments and Index

ISBN 0-9757735-0-X