William T. Van Pelt, Hook Opus List
Compiled by William T. Van Pelt and published by the Organ Historical Society in 1991, this book is a valuable reference for the 2,614 organs built from 1827-1935 by E. & G. G. Hook, E. & G. G. Hook and Hastings, and Hook and Hastings. In the 333 pages, included are illustrations, opus lists, and facsimiles of promotional publications are included in the 333 pages. Two essays on the firm cover important milestones in the progression of the organ-building of Elias and George Hook, and the inclusion of Frank Hastings into the company name. An intriguing and educational read! 333 Pages, Hardbound.