Guitar Works, Ltd.
Terry Straker
847-475-0855
Evanston, IL
8:31 PM
Mon, Thurs: 12pm - 8pm Tues, Wed, Fri: 12pm - 6pm Sat: 10am - 6pm Closed Sundays

We accept payment by cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard, Discover for all domestic transactions. We exclusively accept payment by bank wire transfer of funds for all international transactions.

We will ship anywhere in the world via any method that you prefer but usually ship via FedEx Ground/Home for domestic delivery.

We offer a 48-hour trial period on all gear purchased. Once you have received your purchase, if you are not satisfied for any reason you may return it (in the same condition which you received it) within 48-hours of its arrival and we will refund you the full amount paid, less shipping fees.

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1998 Huss & Dalton CM Custom

$3,400
1998 Huss & Dalton CM Cutaway in excellent condition. Fine grain spruce top (European? German?), curly mahogany back & sides and curly maple binding, gold Schaller tuners, and Fishman pickup installed. It's a looker, and sounds phenomenal! With original tweed hardshell case.
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1983 Martin HD-28

$2,750
1983 Martin HD28 in excellent condition. All-original, and only a little binding repair done, otherwise quite clean for its age, and sounds great! With original black molded hardshell case.
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1968 Harmony H59-1 Rocket

$1,100
1968 Harmony H59-1 Rocket in good condition. Rare, double-cutaway version of the H59 in red 'burst finish. Plenty of playing wear, dings, etc, but good overall shape with no issues or signs of abuse. With original softshell case. Sounds Garage-Rock-a-rific!
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1905 Gibson A-4

$1,650
1905 Gibson A-4 in good condition. Repaired top crack, overspray on neck, replaced back binding, and replaced tuners. Lots of playing wear, patina, dings, etc., but lots of character! No case.
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Ibanez AF-2N Airplane Flanger

$125
This is an Ibanez AF-2N Airplane Flanger pedal in excellent condition with original box, manual & power supply. Paul Gilbert loves this pedal, and so should you.
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BOSS CE-20 Chorus Ensemble

$125
Excellent condtion BOSS CE-20 Dimensional Processor (Chorus) with manual and box
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B.K. Butler Tube Driver

$250
B.K. Butler Reissue Tube Driver Real Tube Overdrive pedal in excellent condition. No box/manual, but it is signed (engraved) on the bottom by BK Butler, himself.
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Gibson ES-335

$3,500
Early '70s Gibson ES-335 in faded sunburst finish. Good overall condition, and all-original, except for replacement Schaller M6 tuners. Some typical wear and a few light dings and scratches, but overall good. With original hardshell case.
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Martin OM-21

$2,659
Brand new Martin OM-21. Sitka spruce top, Indian rosewood back & sides. Stylish simplicity, and a great sounding guitar! With deluxe hardshell case.
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Leland Brilliantone Mandocello

$1,500
Likely a 1920s Larson Brothers mandocello with a Leland Brilliantone label. It is a 24.75"-scale instrument with bar frets and a Brazilian rosewood back and sides. It has a 14" wide teardrop shape body, it is 3 3/8" thick at the thickest spot and has a 1 1/2" nut width. White single-bound top and back and the top has a multicolor wood purfling. The top is both bent and arched. Serial numbers...
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Presnall Grand Concert

$1,750
Used Presnall Grand Concert steel string in good condition. Sitka spruce top, sapele back & sides, tortoise binding, ebony fingerboard & bridge. Scale is 24.9" the overall length is 41". The nut width is 1.75". Repaired top crack, and recent fret dress. With original hardshell case.
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Santa Cruz Rosewood Dreadnaught

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2 of 2 available - Used Santa Cruz Rosewood Dreadnaught in excellent condition, with original hardshell case. Great tone on these guitars!
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Crumar TCT Toccata organ

$375
Used Crumar TCT Toccata organ in good condition. Vintage (year uncertain), and fully functional, with one ding in the lower rear corner, and some light wear. Missing music stand attachment, but includes cover. Cool vintage tone!
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Bianchin 00 12-fret

$1,200
Used 00 12-fret acoustic handmade by David Bianchin right here in Illinois! Carpathian spruce top, tropical mahogany back & sides, Madagascar rosewood back & sides and bridge. Very thin finish, open-back vintage-style Gotoh tuners. Recent refret & 'plek'. Sounds great! With non-original Taylor hardshell case.
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Alessandro Beagle 1x12

$1,995
Used Alessandro Beagle 1x12 combo amplifier featuring a 12" Alessandro-labled speaker by Eminence, and an unfinished ebony-stained maple cabinet. Some light scratches and dings, but sounds fantastic! From Alessandro's website: A 10 Watt, 2xEL84 based amp for studio, home, and small / moderate sized gigs. This amp has an extremely dynamic tonal range that covers Rock and Blues all the way...
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Martin CS-00S-14

$6,500
Like-new Martin CS-00S-14 Custom Shop Style 42 12-fret slot-head 00. One of only 114 made, with torrefied Swiss spruce top, Honduran rosewood back & sides, lightweight carbon-fiber reinforced neck, and Fishman Aura VT pickup. Stunning guitar, with only a little light playing wear, otherwise very clean. With original hardshell case.
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2017 Guild® Bluesbird™

$999
Brand new Guild Bluesbird in Iced Tea Burst with flame maple top. Lightweight chambered mahogany body, 24 3/4" scale, Tonepros locking Tune-O-Matic bridge, Grover Sta-Tite tuners, fast-playing vintage C-shaped neck, and USA-made Seymour Duncan humbuckers. Great sounding and playing guitar! With deluxe padded gig bag.
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2015 Goodall Koa Standard

$6,995
Like-new Goodall Koa Standard, featuring Master Sitka spruce top, and Special Reserve curly Koa back & sides, with matching Koa peghead veneer. Unbelievably great-looking and sounding guitar! With original hardshell case.
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1922 Gibson TB

$800
1922 Gibson TB tenor banjo in good, original condition. This model featured no headstock logo, and the sonic "trapdoor" on the resonator. Includes original hardshell case with replaced handle.
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1979 Fender Stratocaster®

$1,700
1979 Fender Stratocaster in good condition. Natural finish over ash body, with rosewood fingerboard, black pickguard & pickup covers, traditional '70s large headstock & 3-bolt neck. Good overall original condition with typical playing wear for its age. Missing tremolo bar. With hardshell case.
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2003 Gretsch® G6118T Aniiversary

$1,695
2003 Gretsch G6118T Anniversary hollowbody in excellent condition, with original hardshell case. 2-Tone Green! Unleash your inner Brian Jones!
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Richard Watts Small Jumbo

$1,195
Hand-made Richard Watts small jumbo cutaway. Mahogany back & sides, featuring an upper bout sound port, maple binding, Macassar ebony fingerboard, and 5-pc neck with Gotoh tuners. 16" lower bout, and 5-18" body depth. With TKL hardshell case.
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Santa Cruz Vintage Artist Mahogany D

$3,895
2 of 2 available. Excellent condition, with original hardshell case. Fantastic tone, and light as a feather!
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1955 Magnatone Starlet Model 107

$475
1955 Magnatone Starlet Model 107 amp in Turquoise pearloid finish. Good overall condition, with a bent (but functional) on/off pot, and missing the original 12AX7 tube cover. Added 3-prong power cable and isolation transformer for safety, but otherwise original. Fun little classic amp!
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Santa Cruz Vintage Artist Mahogany D

$3,895
1 of 2 available. Excellent condition, with original hardshell case. Fantastic tone, and light as a feather!
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Santa Cruz Rosewood Dreadnaught

$3,850
1 of 2 available! Excellent condition, and great tone! With original hardshell case.
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1927 Martin 0-45

$28,000
This is a 1927 Brazilian and Adirondack 0-45 in good condition. There were a total of 158 of these made from 1904-1930 and only 42 were made in 1927, which is also the first year they started bracing for steel strings. The neck has been refinished and reset, and the body has some overspray. It has a repaired back center seam separation, and two replaced fingerboard inlays. The peghead joint was...
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~1951 Gretsch® 6151 electromatic Standard

$450
Likely an early 1950s Gretsch model 6151 Electromatic Standard amp in good condition. The filter cap is dated 1951, and the volume and tone pots dated late 1949. Speaker replaced with a 1965 Utah field coil speaker. Recently replaced tubes, grounded power cable, and electrolytic & coupling capacitors. Cabinet and grille show some wear, and missing the back panel, but amp is in good...
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~1920 Tabu Koa Soprano

$250
1920s Tabu-branded Koa soprano uke from unknown builder. Good structural shape, repaired center seam and binding, fingerboard inlay similar to a Martin Style 3. Plays great! With original Geib softshell case.
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~1920 Paul F Summers Deluxe Koa Soprano

$2,999
This is a circa 1920 (give or take 5 years) Paul F Summers "Famous Waikiki Ukulele" in excellent all-original condition (No cracks/signs of major repair work) w/chipboard case. Most likely, this uke was made by ex-Kamaka builder, Sam Chang, who built a lot of ukes for the Summers brothers (Paul & Harold) who sold them out of the Royal Hawaiian & Moana hotels. This is a fancy soprano model made...
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