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Spike Jones Musical Depreciation Revue publicity photos

by Arena Stars

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Attic Books
Published
ca. 1954
Condition
Fine
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$75.00

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Beverley Hills, Calif., ca. 1954. Fine. Fourteen 25 cm b&w photos of George Rock, Helen Grayco, Spike Jones, Doodles Weaver, and many others. One photo is a group shot.
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Armenian Sacred and Folk Music

by KOMITAS; GULBEKIAN, Edward (trans.); AIVAZYAN, Edman (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780700706372
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$40.00

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Richmond, Surrey: Curzon Press, 1998. Hardcover. Very good/Fine. Caucasus World series. 192 p. 23 cm. Some b&w illustrations by Edman Aivazyan. Blue cloth in dustjacket. Faint scratch on front of cloth. Thumbing to front free endpaper. Intro by V. N. Nersessian. In French, German, and English.
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Black Music of Two Worlds

by ROBERTS, John Storm

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Attic Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780713905366
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$30.00

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London: Allen Lane, 1973. Hardcover. Very good/Good. x, 286 p. 23 cm. Brown cloth in dustjacket. Jacket has small labels, faded spine, chips and tears. Ink signature on front free endpaper. Includes South and Central America, the Caribbean, Spirituals, Blues, Jazz, postcolonial Africa, African pop.
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A Cycle of Five Japanese Love-Songs

by YAMADA, Koscak; HARRIS, George, Jr.; BAKER, Dr. Theo

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Published
1919
Condition
Fair
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$15.00

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New York: G. Schirmer, 1919. Sheetmusic. Fair. Composed in Tokyo Sept. 1917. Unpaginated. 31 cm. Grey paper tied with twine. Chips and tears to edgesInk stamp on first leaf along with ink notation. Stains to bottom corners of last pages. English texts by Harris and Baker.
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The Early Birds Minstrels program

by

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Published
1895
Condition
Fair
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$100.00

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Portland, Oregon, 1895. Booklet. Fair. 12 p. incl. covers. 17 cm. Stapled paper covers. Front cover detached and rear loosening. "With smiles and grimaces and black on our faces, We greet you one and all" (p. 2). Other songs include "Cleaning Silver in De Kitchen" and "De Leader of De Company B."
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Misty Lane, Issue 15

by DEI POZZO, Massimo (ed.)

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Published
1997
Condition
Near fine
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$25.00

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Rome, 1997. Softcover. Near fine. 71 p. 30 cm. Text and illustrations in sepia. Stapled paper covers. "Non-profit fan-zine dedicated to the research of obscure rock'n'roll, garage, Beat, surf, R&B and related bands, records."
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Good Morning Carrie!

by MCPHERSON, R. C.; SMITH & BOWMAN

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Published
nd
Condition
Fair
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$35.00

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Toronto: Harry H. Sparks, nd. Sheetmusic. Fair. 4 p. 36 cm. Chips and tears to edges. Paper browning. Rear covers lists more of the same genre eg. Freaks of Blackville, Coon! Coon! Coon!, I'll Make That Black Gal Mine, etc.
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You Needn't Make Dem Goo-Goo Eyes.

by BUICK, Thos. D.

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Published
nd
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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Toronto: Harry H. Sparks, nd. Sheetmusic. Good. 4 p. 36 cm. Chips and tears to edges.
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Monteal Music and Drama Festival programme, 1961

by The Festival

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Published
1961
Condition
Near fine
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$20.00

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Montreal, 1961. Softcover. Near fine. Unpaginated. 28 cm. B&w illustrations, mainly portraits of performers. Staplebound. Faint stain on text block edge. 26th season, August to Sept. 1961. French and English text.
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Century Edition music catalogue

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Published
nd
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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nd. Very good. 28 cm fold-out catalogue of sheet music. Available at J. Turner, Manning Ave., Toronto. Horizontal and vertical folds. Paper browned. Catalogue consisted of piano solos and duets, violin solos with piano, mandolin and guitar music, and numerous other instruments.
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Photoplay, June 1959

by PAIN, Evelyn (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1959
Condition
Good
Edition
Vo. 55 No. 4, June 1959
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$15.00

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New York: Macfadden Publications, 1959. Vo. 55 No. 4, June 1959. Softcover. Good. 112 p. 28 cm. Mainly b&w illustrations. Colour advertisements. Chips and tears, esp. spine. Front cover features Ricky Nelson. "Who'll Top Elvis This Year?" by Dick Clark.
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Country Star Picture Album

by Heather Enterprises

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Attic Books
Published
1969
Condition
Near fine
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$50.00

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Denver, CO, 1969. Softcover. Near fine. 9 x 12 b&w photos of Marty Robbins, Waylon Jennings, Kitty Wells, Charley Pride, Porter Wagoner, Loretta Lynn, Glen Campbell, Dolly Parton, others. Inscribed by Charley Pride on his photo. Signature inside rear cover may be that of Bill Phillips. Stapled softcover. Light wear.
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Chorla Folksongs of the Bantu for mixed voices: introductory notes and english lyrics by Peter Seeger

by SEEGER, Peter; WILLIAMS, Rev. H. C. N. & MASELWA, J. N. (eds.)

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Published
1960
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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New York: G. Schirmer, 1960. Softcover. Very good. 58 p. 27 cm. Stapled softcover. Light soiling, ink stamp at bottom front.Ink stamp on title page.
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Punk Rockers on Creative Survival and the Survival of Creativity

by BURSEY, Tara

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Attic Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very good
Edition
No. 21 out of 50 copies
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$25.00

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Toronto, 2009. No. 21 out of 50 copies. Booklet. Very good. [18 p.]. 22 cm. Stapled blue "leatherette" with gold lettering. Page edges a bit stained. Interviews with Ben Needham, Candance Mooers, Gena Meldazy, Greg Benedetto, Julian Maxymiw, Luke Forster, Lyndall Musselman, Matt Hitch, Patrick Mooney.
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The Shuttle and Cage: Industrial Folk-Ballads

by MACCOLL, Ewan (ed.)

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Published
March 1954
Condition
Very good +
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$15.00

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London: Workers' Music Association, March 1954. Booklet. Very good +. 29 p. 18 cm. Stapled card covers. Includes The Four Loom Weaver, Fourpence A Day, The Gresford Disaster, The Durham STrike, The Collier's Rant, The Firefighter's Song, etc.
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Oh That Navajo Rag (sheetmusic)

by WILLIAMS & VAN ALSTYNE

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Attic Books
Published
1911
Condition
Poor
Edition
Popular Edition"
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$10.00

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New York: Jermome H. Remick, 1911. Popular Edition". Sheetmusic. Poor. Covers only with centre page 3-4 missing. The lyrics remaining provide a portrayal of cultural views at the time: "Shake your moccasin and roll your eye, Tear my blanket, make my feathers fly". Colour illustration on front cover. Chips and tears. Ink stamp lower front.
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Coon! Coon! Coon! (sheetmusic)

by [FRIEDMAN, Leo & JEFFERSON, Gene]

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Published
ca. 1900
Condition
Fair
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ca. 1900. Sheetmusic. Fair. 4 p. 36 cm. Chipped top corners. Creases and stains. Cover illustration is drawing of the faces of three black men, with the word "coon" incorporated into their features. Songs like this probably helped establish the derogatory term Coon in American vocabulary.
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Vancouver: Warfleet Press, 2013. Hardcover. Very good +/Very good +. 364 p. 32 cm. B&w and colour photos. Burgundy hardcover in dustjacket. Light wear to jacket edges. Top corners a bit bumped. Small dent bottom rear board. CD at rear with recordings of Colonel Bogey, Land of Hope & Glory, Semper Fidelis, Trumpets Wild, etc.
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The Double-Bass

by SÜSKIND, Patrick; HOFMANN, Michael (trans.)

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Attic Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780241120392
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$75.00

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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. 57 p. 23 cm. Brown cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Front flap price clipped and has small price label. Design by Craig Dodd.
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Carnegie Hall Treasures

by PAGE, Tim; Carnegie Hall

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Published
2011
Condition
Near fine
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$40.00

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New York: Harper Design, 2011. Hardcover. Near fine. 224 p. 31 cm hardcover with b&w and colour illustrations. Separate folder includes numerous facsimile programs and tickets eg. Concert in honour of Albert Einstein, The Beatles, and other memorabilia. Together in black cloth covered slipcase with dent in one edge.
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