Dying Breed Music
Lane Comeaux
(870) 818-3434
Searcy, Arkansas
4:22 AM
9:00-6:00 Monday-Friday 1:00-4:30 Saturday Closed on Sunday We strive for same day responses on all email and phone calls.

Money Order, Bank Wire, PayPal, Cash, Western Union, Certified Check. Personal check- gear ships upon check clearing. Will hold an item for 30 days with 20 percent deposit. Will hold an item for 24 hours if customer specifically requests. Don't be scared off by our consistently low prices. We are in the business of selling guitars, not keeping them!

We ship worldwide, 24 countries and counting. Shipping will be added to the final sale price. 150 dollars for overnight shipping, 100 dollars for two day shipping. Other arrangements can be made at your request; i.e. UPS. All shipments are professionally packed and fully insured through Heritage Insurance. Shipping is paid for by the buyer every time.

Buyer pays shipping both ways in the event of a return. Your purchase price will be refunded minus cost of shipping when we receive the guitar back. 24 hour approval period in U.S. No returns overseas.

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1957 Martin D-21

$9,200
Here's a really neat package. A 1957 D-21 with the original price tag/hang tag along with two letters from Martin to the original owner. One of the letters is signed by CF Martin. The original owner was a high ranking officer in the US Navy, a LT. Commander. The guitar spent it’s life in a case in San Francisco and the finish looks brand new due to the relatively low humidity and mild...
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1939 Martin D-18

$25,500
If you've ever wanted a 30s Martin dreadnought shade top but did not want to spend what a brand new luxury SUV costs (55,000 plus dollars) then this is just the guitar for you. A 39 D-18 is as rare as hen's teeth to begin with (only 475 made) but a shade top version is like finding a needle in five acres of hay. D-18s as many know are my absolute favorite model, particularly ones manufactured in...
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1911 Martin Leather case for C.F. Martin's college 000-45

$7,000
A most unusual and one of a kind item just came in. If you are a Martin Aficionado and into true historical artifacts- here is the case that C.F. Martin III took to Princeton with him as a Freshman to house his 1911 model 000-45. 000-45 was of course the flagship model of the era at Martin. C.F. went on to graduate from Princeton and was the shop superintendent and chief of production through...
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1954 Martin D-18

$7,500
A 1951 D-18 was my very first vintage guitar and as such these hold a place in my heart. This one is extremely responsive and articulate. In my opinion the D-18 model produces the absolute quintessential Martin sound. 7,500 dollars.
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1956 Gibson J-45

$5,500
1956 Gibson J-45 just in with all the right mojo and tone. The J-45 model is one of my top five favorite guitar models. In my experience when most folks talk or think about a "Gibson flat top" they're referring to a J-45. They're truly quintessential Gibson and produce the tone that defined much of music. These are great for application to blues, Americana, folk, country, and rock music. This...
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1957 Martin D-18

$7,500
Verified Adirondack spruce top on this wonderfully responsive D-18. D-18s from the 50s offer a lot of bang for the buck. The action is perfect. Housed in a tweed case. 7,250 dollars.
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1948 Martin D-18

$7,950
A great post war D-18, our favorite model from our favorite decade of Martins! This one has all the look, mojo, tone, and is structurally in excellent condition! The spruce top over tapered bracing really gives this seventy year old guitar a growl and pop. Recent neck set executed and housed in the original case. 7,950 dollars.
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1935 Martin 000-18

$18,500
1935 000-18. Yet another very special pre war Martin from Dying Breed Music. This instrument is completely crack free and possesses original and untouched finish, bridge, pickguard, and bridge plate. Mid 30s 000-18s are rare to begin with but ones in this condition are EXTREMELY rare. It has a fresh neck set and is set up perfectly for optimal playability and most importantly, tone. There's a...
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1931 Martin 0M-18 (banjo tuners and small guard)

$19,500
1931 OM-18. Here is one of the most desirable guitar models in the acoustic guitar world- the OM-18. A very rare guitar here, only made for a four years. 1930-1933. This one has the very desirable small pickguard, banjo style tuners, and actually has the original bar frets. 1931 was the last year for those features on the OM-18. This guitar has a completely original finish and original bridge...
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1931 Martin 0M-28

$58,500
1931 Martin OM-28. This is an extremely special and rare guitar. These OM-28s were made for only five years. Made from 1929 to 1933, a total of only 487 were built – and of those 166 were made in 1931. I've been told by multiple professional players over the years that 1930-31 OM-28s were the pinnacle of Martin design and construction. Long scale, forward shifted scalloped bracing, wide nut...
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1944 Martin 00-17

$3,950
Here is a scalloped braced little powerhouse- an ideal songwriting and recording guitar. It has no cracks, no finish work, and all original parts. It does have a professionally filled hole from a previous pickup. Original bridge plate is present. These 17 style guitars are always extremely popular for us as they represent a great value. 3,950 dollars.
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1964 Epiphone Frontier

$5,700
A beautiful guitar complete with sunburst finish, paper label, and Western motif on the pickguard. This is an all original and crack free guitar housed in the original case. A gorgoues instrument in excellent condition, this one won't last long. 5,700 dollars.
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1937 Gibson L-00

$4,500
1937 Gibson L-00 with very rare black finish and fire stripe pickguard. All original parts and finish. Beautiful guitar. 4,500 dollars.
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1939 Martin 00-21

$15,250
Sale price- 15,500 dollars. Museum quality. This is by far the nicest 21 style guitar we've ever had for sale. My one personal guitar for a time was a 30s 00-21, this example is far superior to the one I had. It is CRACK FREE with absolutely 100 percent original finish and ZERO changed parts. From top to bottom this is a true collector grade pre war Martin. Trifecta of tone- Adirondack,...
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1942 Martin D-18

$9,500
As many know, pre war D-18s we think are the pinnacle of acoustic guitars. This one has enough "issues" to make it much more affordable than most out there. When we got it we immediately got our luthier to put vintage period correct tuners on it and to take off the goofy clunky ones that were on upon arrival to us. This improved the tone dramatically. He also installed a period correct pickguard....
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1945 Martin 00-18

$6,550
Another 1945 Martin 00-18 just in. It is in very similar condition as the one we just sold to a gentleman in Florida. It is all original, has all original finish, and is housed in the original case. These 00 body size guitars are the next frontier of instruments exploding in value. 6,550 dollars.
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1949 Gibson L7-P (owned by Ed King)

$5,500
From the personal and private collection of the great Ed King... a 1949 LP-7 in wonderful condition. Ed is an original member of Lynyrd Skynyrd and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member. He is a writer on many iconic songs such Saturday Night Special, Swamp Music, Workin' for MCA, Poison Whiskey, and Sweet Home Alabama. These songs provided a near daily sound track on my hour long drives to my first...
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1901 Martin 00-42

$16,000
Just in here at Dying Breed is yet another pearl top Martin. Pearl tops are among the most sought after, desired, beautiful, and valuable acoustic guitars in the history of the world. Only 503 00-42s were made in Martin's history. This one has the original bridge plate and the original elephant ivory bridge. It also has the original ivory key tuners. There are no back or side cracks but are a...
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1929 Martin 00-40H

$14,000
SALE PRICE. Continuing our tradition of offering amazing vintage Martins, here is a 1929 PEARL TOP Martin, one of the rarest of the rare. Extremely few of these were ever made. Exquisite details, high end materials, and exacting standards from Martin's golden era. 12 frets to the small body. The inlays around the Brazilian rosewood/Adirondack body are breathtaking. Scalloped bracing under the...
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