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The World’s Largest
Virtual Museum of the
Smallest Cornets and
Trumpets Ever Made!

New Second Edition!

Pocket Cornets & Trumpets: Actual Size

By Nick DeCarlis

With Foreword by
Niles Eldredge

Newly expanded to 100 pages with 33 pocket cornets and trumpets depicted.

This full color, hard cover book is now available for $59.95 plus shipping.  It is only available online through the publisher, Blurb.com.  Click on any of the book thumbnails to preview selected pages and to order. 

Read the REVIEW from Historic Brass Society:

Buy one copy for yourself, and another as a unique gift for a trumpet or cornet player friend.

10” x 8”, full color hard cover, with 100 full color pages.

Take a pictorial tour through the little-known history of pocket cornets starting with antique instruments from the 1870s. 33 surviving examples of these extraordinarily rare instruments are shown actual size, along with information and specifications--an informative delight for any cornet (or trumpet) player/collector!

This is the most comprehensive collection of information on pocket cornets available anywhere.