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Songs For America: American Ballads, Folksongs, Marching Songs, Songs of Other Lands

By Bogorad, et al., Miriam

PB 8vo G-/-- 64 pages. Wraps have damp stain along spine and other stains to front wrap; paper spine covering is chipped away at spine ends; damp stain visible along bottom edge of most pages; somewhat fragile, but still tight; clean interior.


The Illustrated Encyclpopedia of Recorded Opera

By Gammond, Peter

HB 4to G/-- Illustrated. Index. ExLib. 256 pages. Apparent1st printing. Green boards, gilt letters. Heavy library cello tape on spine and green cloth tape on corners; label on lower spine; scuffing to covers; some rubbing wear at spine ends; library stamp on half title; rfep cut out; feps + reps reinforced with cloth tape at hinges; tight; clean interior.


Singing America: Song and Chorus Book

By Zanzig, Augustus D

Pamphlet 8vo G/-- Index. Sunning to wraps edges; pencil musical notation on half title; few pencil marks in text. Includes folk songs (English, Mexican, German, others), spirituals, patriotic, romantic; 127 songs with music.


Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 4

By Brahms, Johannes

PB 12mo VG/-- 168 pages. Grey and purple wraps. Some age-browning to wraps edges; tight; clean.


Descriptive Analyses of Piano Works

By Perry, Edward Baxter

HB 8vo G/-- 1st Ed. 290 pages. Maroon cloth boards with gilt letters. Corners bumped; rubbing wear at spine ends, light fraying; partial splits to super at feps and reps; still tight.


Opera & Ideas: From Mozart to Strauss

By Robinson, Paul

HB 8vo G+/G+ 1st Ed. Index. ExLib. 279 pages. Stated 1st ed/1st printing. Black cloth boards with gilt letters. Covers and spines are bright, clean, except small area of fading from damp exposure at front top edge; library stamps on ffep; tp + toc; rfep cut out; tight; clean interior. DJ in mylar is bright, clean, w/o chips or tears; label on lower spine.


Key To Musicianship

By Trotin, Christine

HB 8vo G/-- 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. 140 pages. Dark green cloth boards with gilt letters. Rubbing wear to covers, light fraying at head/heel of spine and along edges; partial split to super at feps, still tight; small are of damp-stain in lower margin latter half of text block.


The Rolling Stone Book of Rock: An Alternative Treasury of Wisdom

By Editors of Rolling Stone Press (comp)

HB 64mo NF/VG Illustrated. 144 pages. Black boards with yellow letters. Bright, tight, crisp, clean in + out. DJ is faintly shelf-scuffed.


What We Hear In Music: A Course of Study in Music Appreciation and History

By Faulkner, Anne Shaw

HB 8vo VG/-- Illustrated. Index. 661 pages. 10th rev ed. Slipcased. Blue cloth boards with white letters. 1/4" chip/tear at heel of spine/front cover hinge, lightly frayed; no other defects noted - bright, tight, clean. Slipcase is scuffed; chipped at corners; few dark stains; still tight. Short history of Western music + instruments; mini-bios of classical composers; more.


The Study of the History of Music, with an Annotated Guide to Music Literature

By Dickinson, Edward

HB 12mo G/-- Index. Bibliography. 425 pages. Rev & enl ed. Dark red cloth with gilt designs and letters. Light scuffing to covers; rubbed at spine ends; owner bp on fpd; ffep removed; some ink marginalia/underlining; tight.


Home Songs: A Collection of Favorite Songs, Hymns and Rounds for the Fireside - Arranged for Mixed Voices

PB 4to G-/-- 128 pages. Tan wraps with red + black pictorial design, cloth spine; no letters on spine. Some scuffing to wraps; front cover & feps top fore corner torn off(1"); one interior page loose and laid in; pencil ticks in toc. Approx 160 songs - patriotic, traditional, religious.


The Story of a Hundred Operas

264 pp; 24mo. Dark red limp covers (leatherette over stiif card), gilt letters & design; red, white & gilt floral pattern end papers. Lightly scuffed covers & spine; slight age darkening at text page edges; tight; clean interior. 48 pp of adverts at back along with pictures of prominent music stars, incl: Adelina Patti, Luiza Tettrazini, Enrico Caruso, Nellie Melba, Arturo Toscanini, Giuseppe Del Puente, Geraldine Farrar, Titta Ruffo, Alma Gluck, many others. This copy stamped in gilt on back "Compliments of/ Esther E. Wright/ Chicago", a milliner & furrier.



By Gehring, F

HB 12mo G/-- ExLib. 131 pages. Great Musicians series. 3rd ed. Olive green cloth boards with brown design and letters. Light rubbing wear at spine ends, not frayed; library matter on feps; stamps on tp; tight.


The Child's Book of the Symphony

By Carnes & Pastene, Jerome, Kathleen

HB 8vo G+/-- Illustrated. 98 pages. Red cloth boards with black letters. Light rubbing at spine ends, not frayed; irregular sunning on rear cover; slight age darkening on eps; tight; clean interior. Works of Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Haydn, Mozart, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Dvorak, Brahms, Franck, Sibelius.



By Holland, James

PB 12mo VG/-- Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. 283 pages. 1st Am. PB ed. Faintly scuffed wraps; bookstore label at lower front wrap; price on fep; tight; clean interior.


Best Known Works Of W. S. Gilbert

By Gilbert, W.S

HB 8vo G+/-- Illustrated. 232 pages. Blue + black cloth boards with gilt letters; beveled edges. Light rubbing wear at spine ends and corners - top front corner frayed; minor scuffing on covers; tight; interior clean; some pages unopened.


The Perfect Wagnerite: A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring

By Shaw, Bernard

HB 12mo G/-- 151 pages. Green cloth with paper spine label, black letters; uncut fore edges. Rubbing wear at spine ends, small splits; scuffing/light soiling to covers; tight; clean interior.


Singing America: Song and Chorus Book

By Zanzig, Augustus D

Pamphlet 8vo G/-- Index. Light scuffing to wraps; lower fore corner has several dog-eared pages; tight; clean interior. Includes folk songs (English, Mexican, German, others), spirituals, patriotic, romantic; 127 songs with music.


Recorder Playing: A New and Comprehensive Method

By Erich Katz

1st edition. Good spiral bound softcover; 10.75" x 8.5". Clean, lightly scuffed covers; 1" crease across front top fore corner; small tears at top & bottom spiral perforation of front cover (1 hole each); tightly bound; clean interior. Author was founder of American Recorder Society (1939), called the "Dean of the American Recorder movement", and a composer. 64 pp; index.


Learning To Listen

By Cooper, Grosvenor W

PB 8vo G/-- Illustrated. Index. 165 pages. Sunned on spine and at wraps edges; small hole (1/8") punched at top front wrap; light scuffing; tight; clean interior.


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