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Sims Reeves: Fifty Years of Music in England

by Pearce, Charles E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1924
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned at spine, two scratches on front boards, Mylar protector taped to endpapers.
Edition
First Edition
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London: Stanley Paul & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned at spine, two scratches on front boards, Mylar protector taped to endpapers.. 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth titled in gilt. Index, illustrations. A biography of "England's greatest singer", John Sims Reeves, (1821-1900), renowned for his operatic and ballad singing in Victorian concert halls. ; 8vo… Read more
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Sound Off: Soldier Songs from Yankee Doodle to Parley Voo

by Dolph, Edward Arthur

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Published
1929
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner signatures on front free endpaper, shaken.
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NY: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner signatures on front free endpaper, shaken 1929. Hardcover. xv, 621pp. Brown illustrated cloth. Music arranged by Philip Egner. Foreword by Peter B. Kyne. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Jazz Writings: Essays and Reviews, 1940-84

by Larkin, Philip; Palmer, Richard (editor) ; White, John (editor)

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780826476999
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$15.00

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London and New York: Continuum. Very Good. 2005. Reprint. Softcover. 9780826476999 . xxxv, 186pp, index. Foreword by Alan Plater. The poet's writings about jazz, originally published in various newspapers, periodicals, and books. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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George Gershwin: His Journey to Greatness

by Ewen, David

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed.
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780133538540
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed.. 1970. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 0133538540 . xxx, 354pp, index, appendices, many black and white photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Songs of Happiness

by Bailey, Carolyn S.

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Published
1912
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free endpaper.
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Springfield, MA: Milton Bradley Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1912. Hardcover. Musci by Mary B. Ehrmann. Blue cloth decorated in gilt and with color illustration of bluebirds on front boards. Songs for children about nature, holidays, work, play, and home. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 127… Read more
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Esoteric Music Based on the Musical Seership of Richard Wagner

by Heline, Corinne

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Published
1974
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Corners bumped and rubbed.
Edition
Fourth Edition
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La Canada, CA: New Age Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Corners bumped and rubbed.. 1974. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Maroon leatherette binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages .
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The Real Jazz

by Panassie, Hugues

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Published
1942
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Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards worn, hinges cracked, pages toned, jacket heavily tattered with tape repairs.
Edition
First American Edition
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NY: Smith and Durrell, Inc.. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards worn, hinges cracked, pages toned, . jacket heavily tattered with tape repairs.. 1942. First American Edition. Hardcover. xiv, 326pp. Black illustrated cloth. Translated from the French by Anne Sorelle Williams. The influential jazz critic discusses jazz history and appreciation. Adapted for American publication by Charles Edward… Read more
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The Tom Lehrer Song Book

by Lehrer, Tom

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Boards grubby, jacket toned and tattered.
Edition
First Edition; Eighth Printing
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$30.00

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NY: Crown Publishers. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards grubby, jacket toned and tattered.. 1960. First Edition; Eighth Printing. Hardcover. Introduction by Al Capp. Yellow illustrated boards. A collection of a dozen humorous songs: The Hunting Song; The Irish Ballad; I Wanna Go Back to Dixie; My Home Town; When You Are Old and Gray; I Hold Your… Read more
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A Book of Christmas Carols

by Shekerjian, Haig; Shekerjian, Regina

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered.
Edition
First American Edition
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NY: Harper and Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered.. 1963. First American Edition. Hardcover. Carols selected and illustrated by the Shekerjians. Arranged for piano, with guitar chords, by Robert de Cormier. Green illustrated cloth. Index. Illustrated endpapers. A gathering of 66 Christmas carols from all over the world, with lyrics, illustrations, and… Read more
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The Story of Dance Music

by Nettl, Paul

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Published
1947
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and toned.
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NY: Philosophical Library. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and toned.. 1947. Hardcover. xiii, 370pp. Dark green cloth binding. Foreword by Frederick Jacobi. Preface by Martha Graham. Black and white illustrations, music. Striking jacket art. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Carl Nielsen: Centenary Essays

by Balzer, Jurgen (editor)

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, price sticker on front pastedown endpaper.
Edition
Second Edition
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London: Dennis Dobson Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, price sticker on front . pastedown endpaper.. 1966. Second Edition. Hardcover. Photos, index of works cited. ; 128 pages .
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Negro Slave Songs in the United States

by Fisher, Miles Mark

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Published
1963
Condition
Good; Musty, boards rubbed.
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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NY: Citadel Press. Good; Musty, boards rubbed.. 1963. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. xv, 223pp. Index, bibliography. Foreword by Ray Allen Billington.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians (In Two Volumes)

by Sharp, Cecil J. ; Campbell, Olive Dame; Karpeles, Maud (editor)

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Published
1932
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned, owner notes on rear pastedown of each volume.
Edition
Second Edition
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$125.00

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London: Oxford University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned, owner notes on rear pastedown of each volume.. 1932. Second Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth titled in gilt on spines. Subtitle: Comprising Two Hundred and Seventy-Trhee Songs and Ballads with Nine Hundred and Sixty-Eight Tunes, Including Thirty-Nine Tunes Contributed by Olive Dame Campbell. Vol. I,… Read more
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Richard Strauss: The Life of a Non-Hero

by Marek, George R.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and lightly tattered.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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NY: Simon and Schuster. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and lightly tattered.. 1967. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Index, bibliography, appendices, photos. Black cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 350 pages .
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Bluegrass: An Informal Guide

by Smith, Richard D.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9781556522406
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Chicago: A Cappella Books. Near Fine. 1995. First Printing. Softcover. 1556522401 . x, 240pp Black and white photographs, appendices, and index. A study of the various styles of bluegrass music with a focus on various groups, instrumentalists, women, and festivals complete with listening recommendations. .
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Folk-Songs from the Southern Highlands

by Henry, Mellinger Edward

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1938
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, boards faintly rubbed.
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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NY: J. J. Augustin Publisher. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, boards faintly rubbed. 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. xiii, 460pp. Red cloth binding. Illustrations. Lyrics and history (and sometimes music) for 180 ballads and songs. List of illustrations (photos), list of references , index to titles, and index to first lines. .
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Polyphonia Sacra: A Continental Miscellany of the Fifteenth Century

by Van Den Borren, Charles (editor)

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, foxing to edges and preliminary leaves.
ISBN
9780271730929
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$40.00

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University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, foxing to edges and . preliminary leaves.. 1963. Hardcover. 0271730927 . Red buckram binding titled in gilt on spine. lv, 294pp. Transcriptions of Latin compositions of the Bodleian MS Canonici Misc. 213. .
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Prodana Nevesta

by Smetana, Bedrich; Sabina, Karel

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Published
1943
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly soiled and toned.
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Prague: Vesmir. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly soiled and toned.. 1943. Hardcover. Color illustrated boards and other color illustrations by Svolinsky. Text in Czech. Text of the popular opera Prodana Nevesta, The Bartered Bride. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages .
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British Musical Instruments, August 7 - 30, 1951

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Published
1951
Condition
Good; Covers grubby, bookseller label on inside front cover.
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The Galpin Society. Good; Covers grubby, bookseller label on inside front cover.. 1951. Softcover. Descriptive catalogue of an exhibition of British musical instruments held in conjunction with the Arts Council of Great Britain. Printed stapled tan card covers. One black and white photo of 1738 harpsichord. Describes 616 musical instruments from concertinas to violins. ; 8vo … Read more
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Psalter und Harfe: Lieder und Modien fur Schule, Haus und Gottesdienstlichen Gebrauch

by Liebhart, H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1876
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned at spine, owner name on front pastedown (Reinhardt Elster) , front free e
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Cincinnati: Jennings and Pye. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned at spine, owner name . on front pastedown (Reinhardt Elster) , front free endpaper removed, pages . toned).. 1876. Hardcover. Brick red cloth stamped in blind and with gilt center design of harp, book and ivy on front boards. Text in German. A hymn book… Read more
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