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A Complete List of Long Playing Records "His Master's Voice" Columbia Parlophone and M.G.M. ; up to and including April 1953 issues

Paperback. Good. undated. small pocket size pamphlet. stapled format, 16 pages. foxing and marks. text is clear, legible and all present. a few annotations. fairly good copy.[SK]

$5.00

Songs of Ireland - including the most favourite of Moore's Irish Melodies, and a large collection of Old Songs and Ballads, with new symphonies and accompaniments (Royal Edition)

By Hatton, J L; Molloy, J L

Boosey & Co., London, New York, 1873. 4th Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 220 pages (complete). An aged, resolute copy. The boards have wear, scuffing, marks all about. Stamped gilt decoration and titling. Also stamped black decoration. Despite the general shabbiness, the boards retain a pleasing geniality. Within, the early and later pages are tanned, even a little crisped. There are flushes, rashes, drizzles of foxing throughout. However, the pages are generally pleasingly tranquil, clean, clear, affable, more than able, amenable. fk

$16.00

Bingley's Select Vocalist containing Songs, Glees, Duets, &c., by Eminent Composers the Music and Pictorial Illustrations - Vol 1

J Bingley, London, 1840?. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. Bingley, J after A. Ashley. 144 pages (complete). Without frontispiece. A much owned copy. Printed on pink paper. Full leather with stamped gilt titling on the spine. The boards and spine are a little convex, they have wear, marks from handling and shelving and storage all about. The spine is worn with injury to head and foot. The titling is baleful. The spine and boards are secure and resolute. Gilded papertrims (faded and worn). The contents have much evidence of eager use throughout. There are handling marks, storage marks, age marks. There is wear throughout. However, the contents are competent, certain, generous, assured, clear, companionable, mild-mannered, their gentility is resolute. fk

$70.00

The Blues Guitar Handbook: A Complete Course in Techniques and Styles
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The Blues Guitar Handbook: A Complete Course in Techniques and Styles

By St. James, Adam

Backbeat Books, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover-spiral. Very Good/No Jacket. heavy, extra postage may be required. hard cover with spiral binding .book is complete, and comes with CD. minor shelf wear on boards. one inscription. contents remain neat, clear and intact. very good condition. [SK]

$16.00

Musiek in Suid-Afrika
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Musiek in Suid-Afrika

By Bouws, Jan

Uitgeverij Voorland, Brugge, 1946. First Edition. Softcover. Good/Good. Signed. 143 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. From the library of Edna and Frank Bradlow (the Africana experts and collectors). Inscribed to Frank Bradlow and signed by Jan Bouws (dated: Stellenbosch, 21.1.1964) on the frontispage. A comfortable, aging copy. The thin card covers have wear, tear, foxing, scuffing from storage, handling and age. They are still resolute and secure. The inside front cover has the Bradlows' ex-libris plate. The contents are tanned throughout from paper quality. Nonetheless, the pages are clean, clear, certain, competent, confident. fk

$50.00

Parsifal - Klavier-Auszug - Edition Peters Nr 3409

By Wagner, Richard; Mottl, Felix (text)

C F Peters, Frankfurt etc. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 272 pages (complete). Personal copy of the international opera singer, Wendy Fine. A label, and signature on the front cover indicate this. An inscription on the front page marks her involvement in the legendary 1970 Bayreuth production under Boulez. Fine was a Blumenmadchen and she marked the score accordingly. The covers are scuffed, worn, marked from handling and storage. They are comfortable and secure. The contents have user wear about the edges and corners from use. Otherwise, the pages are clean, clear, bold, competent, very certain, confident. Please note that should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk

$19.00

Suppe Ouverturen I : 6 Beliebte Ouverturen von Franz von Suppe Fur Pianoforte zu 2 Handen - plate 2022
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Suppe Ouverturen I : 6 Beliebte Ouverturen von Franz von Suppe Fur Pianoforte zu 2 Handen - plate 2022

Jos. Aibl., Munchen / Edition Peters, Leipzig, 1874?. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 74 pages (complete). In German. Pieces included: 'Dichter und Bauer', 'Die schone Galathe', 'Zehn Madchen und kein Mann', 'Flotte Bursche', 'Paragraph 3', 'Isabella'. Music scores. A much owned copy. The boards are grubby, scruffy. They have wear, scuffing, marks all about. The boards are steady, benign. The contents have evidence of repeated use throughout. They have handling marks. They are also comfortable, clear, certain, competent. fk

$16.00

British Violin Makers : A Biographical Dictionary of British Makers of Stringed Instruments and Bows and a Critical Description of their Work
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British Violin Makers : A Biographical Dictionary of British Makers of Stringed Instruments and Bows and a Critical Description of their Work

By Morris, Rev W Meredith

Robert Scott, London, 1920. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 318 pages (complete). Ex-library (WH Smith & Son's Circulating Library) copy with consequent labels, stamps, annotations, use, wear, marks. The boards are worn all about. The spine too has wear to the seams, head and foot. The spine has been repaired. The boards have scuffing, handling and storage marks. They are steady and sure. Within, the contents are bearing their age with grace. There is wear to the edges from use. However, the pages are affable, agreeable, clean, clear, certain, competent. fk

$55.00

Suid-Afrikaanse Musiekensiklopedie - 4 Volumes

By Malan, Jacques P. [Editor]

Oxford University Press, Kaapstad, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Four volumes (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Please note that the ISBN quoted is for volume I; the reference number is for all four books. A steady set. The boards of all four books have storage wear all about and corner knocks. The boards are also benign, placid, secure and healthy. Volume/ Deel I: A-D - tidy and neat. Volume/ Deel II: E-I, pub: 1982. ISBN: 0195702867. Also tidy and neat. Volume/ Deel III: J-O, pub: 1984. ISBN: 019570312X. Fresh-faced and healthy. Volume/ Deel IV: P-Z, pub: 1986. ISBN: 0195703642. Also very neat and pleasing. Do note that due to the weight of the set, should the books need be posted to outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be required. fk

$140.00

Maatgespeel : 'n bundel musiekjoernalistiek

By Bouws, Jan

Human & Rousseau, Kaapstad / Pretoria, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed. 89 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Inscribed by Jan Bouws on the frontispage: "Aan Monica ter herinnering aan die besoek op 4 Febr. 1975 van Julia en Jan" (Jan Bouws signature confirmed). A decent copy. The boards are marked from storage, they are scuffed. They are otherwise healthy and tidy. The contents most agreeable. They are fresh, clean, clear, convivial, assured - as if new throughout! fk

$22.00

Masters of the keyboard
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Masters of the keyboard

By Brook, Donald

Rocklife, 1946. Hardcover. Good. Externally the book shows signs of previous ownership. There is minor markings, it is shelf rubbed and edge worn. There is light tanning around the block of the book. Internally the text remains clear. GK

$4.00

Practical Exercises on the Theory of Music with a Time-table, Definitions and a few explanations
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Practical Exercises on the Theory of Music with a Time-table, Definitions and a few explanations

By Gray, Lilian C.U.T.M

Juta and Co. Ltd, 1921. Softcover. Very Good. The wraps are in a very good condition except for minor creasing. There is a rubber stamp on the front cover. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 42 pages. [B.K.]

$20.00

Harmony for the listener
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Harmony for the listener

By Jacobs, Robert L

Oxford University Press, 1958. Hardcover. Good/Good. Externally the book shows signs of previous ownership. It is slightly shelf rubbed and edge worn. There is foxing around the block of the book. Internally the pages are crisp, clean and bright. GK

$18.00

A Companion to Beethoven's pianoforte sonatas
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A Companion to Beethoven's pianoforte sonatas

By Tovey, Donald Francis

The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, 1948. Hardcover. Good/Good. Externally the book shows signs of previous ownership, it is slightly shelf rubbed and edge worn. Old tape residue marks, rubber stamp. There is foxing around the block of the book. Internally the pages are clean, clear and crisp. GK

$16.00

Little Songs of Long Ago
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Little Songs of Long Ago

By Moffat, Alfred

David McKay, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. The boards are in a very good condition, except for age related marks. There is a previous owner's inscription on the front end page and a pencil inscription within. Internally clean and tightly bound. Handling marks can be noticed on some pages. This oblong book is complete with 63 pages. [B.K.]

$10.00

The Girl iin the Taxi : A Musical Play in Three Acts - Produced by Philip Michael Faraday at the Lyric Theatre, London, September 5th, 1912
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The Girl iin the Taxi : A Musical Play in Three Acts - Produced by Philip Michael Faraday at the Lyric Theatre, London, September 5th, 1912

By Okonkowsky, George (libretto) ; Fenn, Frederick and Wimperis, Arthur (English version) ; Gilbert, Jean (Music); Courtenay, Clifford (English Ed and Arranger)

Ascherberg, Hopwood & Crew Ltd., London, 1912?. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 164 pages (complete). A genially owned copy of the vocal score of this famous musical. The boards have much scuffing, marking and wear from use and storage. They are comfortable and sure. The contents are mellow. The binding between pages 2-3 is cracked, however the security and facility of the volume is unaffected. The contents are clean, clear, competent, fair-faced, genial, companionable, convivial. fk

$50.00

Bach's Orchestra
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Bach's Orchestra

By Terry, C.S

Oxford, 1958. Hardcover. Fair/Fair. reprint. jacket is rubbed and chipped. edge wear on boards. foxing and markings throughout. sound binding. fair copy.[SN]

$5.00

The Technique and Spirit of Fugue
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The Technique and Spirit of Fugue

By Oldroyd, George

Oxford University Press, 1949. 2nd Impression. Very Good/Very Good. The dust jacket is slightly edge worn with a few short tears. It will however, still look excellent in cellophane. The boards have minor stains. There is a previous owner's inscription on the front end page as well as some tape residue. Internally clean, except for a few pencil annotations. Tightly bound and complete with 220 pages. [B.K.]

$45.00

Tenor Songs - Imperial Edition
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Tenor Songs - Imperial Edition

Boosey & Co., London and New York. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 179 pages (complete). An elegant copy. Songs from: Adam, Beethoven, Davy, Handel, Haydn, Mendelssohn, Schubert, Schumann, Sullivan, Tschaikowsky, Weber, with Scots and Irish airs et al. Leather limp covers. The covers are very smart and pleasing. Gilt titling is fresh. The papertrims are gilded: bright and agleam. The pages are very clean, clear, generous, convivial, assured. fk

$14.00

Wynner
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Wynner

By Torme, Mel

Stein and Day, 1978-01-01. First Edition 1978. Hardcover. Good/Good. Signed. Signed by previous reader. Externally the book shows some signs of previous ownership. It is shelf rubbed and edge worn. There is foxing around the block of the book. Internally the print is clean and bright. GK

$10.00

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