This Italian written, US published book, with its sometimes quirky style, nevertheless contains a lot of info, background and unusual photographs. It is the most interesting book on pickups currently out there and is an entertaining and informative read, as well as a useful work of reference.
I can remember seeing the truly hideous,sorry,unusual, Wandre guitars in Jennings in Charing Cross Road in the early 60s, and thinking then - who would buy them? Duh! Silly moi.