Books with Phonograph Connections

A sample of literature with themes, scenes, illustrations, metaphors, scratchy records and references of the Phonograph.

"Get up! The phonograph is here!"


"a live the Land of Oz"





Poems by Jake Adam York


The Jukebox Man



Four Character Phonograph Trademarks




Time Travel to 1877


The Revenge of Analog


The Big Book of Time


Love letters to Albums


Another Adventure of Elsie and the Bunny




Just Imagine


Love and Other Consolation Prizes


Curious George Goes to the Hospital


Good Night Sesame Street


Welcome to Samantha's World 1904


Phonograph Album Covers


Dead Musicians poem by Siegfried Sassoon


The Phonograph Witness. A Drama in Five Acts by George W. Hill, 1883


Wanda Hickey's Night of Golden Memories 1971


The Waste Land by T. S. Eliot 1922



The Phonograph and the Graft by O. Henry McClure's Magazine, February 1903



Black Hole Blues by Janna Levin 2016


No Escape from Black Holes? by Dennis Overbye - The New York Times June 6, 2016




Tea Rex by Molly Idle



The Phonograph in 1614 - The Phonogram, February 1892

The Tables Turned - Harper's Young People December 5, 1893

The Talking Machine World, March 1923

The Talking Machine World, October 1923

The Talking Machine World, April 1923