Beginning with his blues roots and early days, Clapton's signed limited edition documents his entire career through the tools of his trade: his guitars. SIX-STRING STORIES is told through Clapton's own words, with background information for each instrument and archival photography spanning five decades.
'They belong to a very well-loved family.' Eric Clapton
Nearly 300 pieces from Clapton's collection, sold across three Crossroads auctions, are brought together here for the very first time. SIX-STRING STORIES presents a 'family tree', making connections between Clapton's instruments and amps, and placing them in the chronology of his career.
The Crossroads Guitar Auctions 1999-2011
Limited edition of 2,000 copies, each signed by Eric Clapton.
The story of Clapton's entire career told through his guitars, own words, archival photographs and a 50-year gigography.
Hand bound in leather with gold and silver blocking, housed in a silk-screened buckram slipcase.