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SONGS OF SYON consisting mostly of authentick forms of the Earl Englidh & French Psalm Tunes and of the Best German Chorales, Fourth Edition.
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SONGS OF SYON consisting mostly of authentick forms of the Earl Englidh & French Psalm Tunes and of the Best German Chorales, Fourth Edition.

By Woodward, Rev. G. R., M.A.

London: Schott & Co, (1904). Stated 4th edition. Original cloth backed wraps rebound in black cloth from spine to back board. original cover retained for laminated hardcover topboard with new Shepard's Machine Compatible endpapers. Oblong 4to. pp. [viii], 127. Indices of tunes and first words. Near Fine. Beautiful restored sturdy working copy. 217 tunes (15th-18th century), lies flat for playing..

$60.00

Church Music consisting of Services and Anthems composed for Trinity Chapel.
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Church Music consisting of Services and Anthems composed for Trinity Chapel.

By Gilbert, Walter Bond 1929-1910.

New York: E. P. Dutton, n.d.. unspecified edition. Orange decorated pebble cloth, beveled boards, all edges gilt, new acid free feather endpapers. Inscribed by To the Sisters of Mary from W. B. Gilbert of ffep. 8vo. pp. 132. Very Good. Best remembered for "Onward Christian Soldiers". Compositions Nos. 1-25 from Gilbert's Church Music..

$100.00

Church Music consisting of Services and Anthems composed for Trinity Chapel.
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Church Music consisting of Services and Anthems composed for Trinity Chapel.

By Gilbert, Walter Bond 1929-1910.

New York: E. P. Dutton, n.d.. unspecified edition. Red decorated pebble cloth, beveled boards, all edges gilt, original brown eps. 8vo. pp. 132. Very Good. Small binders ticket, restored cover. Prolific composer best remembered for "Onward Christian Soldiers"..

$65.00

MORRIS BOOK with a Description of Dances as performed by The Morris Men of England, The.
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MORRIS BOOK with a Description of Dances as performed by The Morris Men of England, The.

By Sharp, Cecil J. and Herbert C. Macilwaine.

England: Novello & Co. Ltd, 1912; 1919; 1924; 1911; 1913. Illustrated by music notation, line drawings and b/w photographs. Mixed edition. Parts 1-III Second Editions; Parts IV-V First Editions. Original blue illustrated wraps. Small 8vo. pp. 122; 68; 125; 111; 121. Very Good. Four covers very good and bright blue, some with old dampstain, Part 3 cover is a toned green/blue. All very good internally with light overall toning. Sharp was the musician and historical scholar while Macilwaine devised the dance notation system. First edition of the first four Morris books were April 1907; 1909; 1910; 1911. Second edition was 1912 with the 5th part published in 1913 for the first time. New editions of books 2 & 3 were published after WWI. This complete set contains 2nd Ed first printing of Part 1, 2nd Ed, later printings of Parts 2 & 3, 1st Ed Parts 4 & 5..

$75.00

PILGRIM FATHERS; A CANTATA IN TWO PARTS. Composed by George F. Root assisted in the preparation of the words by Miss Frances J. Crosby, The Blind Poetess, The.

By Root, George F. (Frederick), composer aka G. Friedrich Wurzel 1820-95.

New York: Mason Brothers (Thomas B. Smith), (1854). Illustrated by music notation. First edition. Third cantata scored for TASB, paino. Green stitched wraps. Oblong 8vo (16x25cm). pp. 64. Good. Archival repair to brittle green cover for handling and several corners, rear cover missing, foxing starting. Scarce surviving copy of 29 songs. Sheffield MA born 'Civil War' composer of over 500 pieces..

$150.00

SONGS FOR SERVICE for the Church, Sunday School and Evangelistic Services.
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SONGS FOR SERVICE for the Church, Sunday School and Evangelistic Services.

By Rodeheaver, Homer, compiler.

Chicago: Rodeheaver Gospel Music, n.d. Edited by Charles H. Gabriel. First edition. (ca.1915-25). Olive illustrated stapled-wraps. 12mo. pp. 288. About Very Good. Cover wear, tiny edge tears to several pages. Contains 353 hymns and reading, two indices..

$20.00

OLD STORY IN SONG for Evangelistic Meetings, Prayer Services, Sunday Schools and The Young People's Meetings, The.
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OLD STORY IN SONG for Evangelistic Meetings, Prayer Services, Sunday Schools and The Young People's Meetings, The.

By Magaan, Arthur S., et al, Eds.

Philadelphia: The Praise Publishing Co, 1906. First thus edition. Green stapled wraps ("Manilla Bound Edition"). 8vo. pp. [234 hymns], [3] Index. About Good. Archival tape repairs to overall creased cover, hinges and first two pages, chip to topboard near heel of spine. Complete copy with overall page toning..

$15.00

Shuttle and the Cage: Industrial Folk Ballads, The.
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Shuttle and the Cage: Industrial Folk Ballads, The.

By MacColl, Ewan, Ed. [James Henry Miller] 1915-89.

New York: Hargail Music Press, March 1954. Illustrated by Brooke woodcut cover. First US edition. Melody line music notation. Illustrated stapled wraps. 16mo (17cm). pp. 29, [1]. Very Good. Chipped and archivally repaired cover. Contents of 21 ballads scanned. Theme: work, poverty, hunger and exploitation. Important first compilation of worker ballads from Scottish born British folk singer, playwright, songwriter, actor, poet, record producer (husband of Joan Littlewood, Jean Newlove then Peggy Seeger)..

$25.00

MELODIES TO SING AND PLAY, Second Book.
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MELODIES TO SING AND PLAY, Second Book.

By Miessner, W. Otto and John W. Beattie.

Chicago: Hall & McCreary, (1935). Illustrated by two color cover. First edition. Stapled wraps. 8vo. pp. 48. Very Good+. Trace cover stains, internally fine..

$30.00

Elizabethan Songs in Honour of Love and Beautie.

By Garrett, Edmond H., Ed.

Boston: Little Brown, 1891. Illustrated by author tissue plates and vignettes. First edition. Decorated white cloth, uncut. 8vo. pp. 178. Near Fine/No jacket, as issued. Decorative bookplate of William Walker, traces of spot foxing. Introduction by Andrew Lang..

$75.00

CENTURY OF BALLADS collected, edited and illustrated in facsimile of the originals, A.

By Ashton, John, Ed (b.1834).

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, [1887]. Illustrated by woodcuts and vignettes in text. First US Facsimile Limited edition. Leather backed green cloth boards, gilt ruled, uncut, thick paper issue. 4to. pp. 354. Appendix. Very Good+/No jacket, as issued. Several nicks to spine leather, both hinges starting, page edges lightly toned..

$75.00

SOUND OFF! Soldier Songs from Yankee Doodle to Parley Voo.

By Dolph, Edward Arthur.

New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1929. Illustrated by Lawrence Schick. First (SD) edition. Decorated brown cloth. Small 4to. pp. 621. Index. Fine/No jacket, as issued. Music arranged by Philip Egner, foreword by Peter B. Kyne. Oversize..

$65.00

MELODIES, SONGS, SACRED SONGS AND NATIONAL AIRS now first collected and arranged, and containing many never before published.

By Moore, Thomas, Esq 1779-1852.

New York: W.B. Gilley, 1825. Illustrated by engraved frontis and title. First thus US edition. Full green calf decorated and stamped gilt for A.C. Warne, aeg. 24mo (14,5cm). pp. 300. Very Good+. Minor rubbing to binding, foxing starting, gift inscription ffep. Verse to 113 Irish melodies, 32 sacred songs, 46 National airs and 71 ballads..

$125.00

Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations.
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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations.

By Beecher, Henry Ward (1813-87), Introduction by.

New York: A. S. Barnes & Burr, 1859. Later edition. c.1855. Original full leather embossed boards, marbled edges rebound in quarter J. Hewit acid free black calf with five raised bands, new acid free endpapers with acid free cloth revealing both original embossed boards . 8vo. pp. xii, 507. Indices. Very Good. Internal toning and edge marbling a bit dull. Period gift inscription [C. Naomi Edmunds to granddaughter Emilie E. Maynard 1860] ffep. First setting the standard for a hymnal combining words and music on same page. From the Plymouth Church, Brooklyn NY established in 1847 with Henry Ward Beecher as preacher. [We rebind and restore books]..

$110.00

Pagani's Method for 12-24-48 Base Piano Accordion in base clef, No. 8600.

By Pagani, O.

New York: O. Pagani & Bro, 1937. Illustrated by Scott cover. Assumed first edition. Pagani Accordion Library. Stapled wraps. 31cm. pp. 75. Very Good. Light cover soil, faint stain to fore-edge, internally fine, no marking. Music school stamp to front cover (Frank Gaviani)..

$30.00

PRINCE SOLEIL, Piece a Grand Spectacle en 4- Actes et 22 Tableaux representee pour la 1ere fois au Theatre du Chatelet le 27 Juin 1889, Le.
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PRINCE SOLEIL, Piece a Grand Spectacle en 4- Actes et 22 Tableaux representee pour la 1ere fois au Theatre du Chatelet le 27 Juin 1889, Le.

By Vasseur, Leon, Musique de et poeme de M. M. Hippolyte Raymond et Paul Burani.

Paris: Societe Anonyme d'Edition Mutbelle de Musique, [1889]. Illustrated by original wraps lithograph front and rear covers bound in, title page vignettes. assumed debut production edition edition. Partition Chant et Piano. E.M. 127 [voice and piano]. Period quarter calf over marbled boards. Imperial 8vo (28cm). pp. 216. Very Good/Ex-Lib. Library book plate and perforated stamps, rear withdrawn label. Rubbed and worn leather spine and edgeworn boards coated with Marney's dressing. Internally toned eps with no notation and best of all...opens flat for playing and still a beautiful tight working copy with dark musical notation. Period publisher subscription ad laid in. Lauri Lauri's English Patomime Company, Ballets Maitre de Ballt: M. Balbiani, Zafretta, Aenea et 50 Dames du Corps de Ballet, Regisseur General Bauge, Chef d'Orchestre Louis Goudesone. Prelude to Finale..

$175.00

OUR NEW HYMNAL.

By Phillips, Philip (1834-95) & Philip Phillips, Jr.

New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1894. Illustrated by engraved frontis. First thus edition. Navy linen. 8vo-A5 (19x17 cm). pp. 369, [1] ad. Indices. Very Good/No jacket, as issued/Ex-Lib. Spine letters, period bookplate, perforation, numbers. About 500 undenominational hymns "believed to be among the best found in the English language"..

$25.00

SONGS OF CHRISTIAN PRAISE with music: A Manual of Worship for public, social and private devotion [and] SELECTIONS OF SCRIPTURE for public worship, topically arranged.

By Richards, D. D Rev. Charles H., selected and arranged by.

New York: Taintor Brothers, Merrill & Co, (1880). First thus edition. Brown cloth. 8vo. pp. 394, 126. Good/Ex-Lib. Worn boards and toned pages with library accompaniments but opens flat for playing with tiny pencil "x" above previous owner's favorites..

$15.00

CHURCH HYMNAL: A Book which meets every demand of common worship and emphasizes the spirit of church unity [and] SCRIPTURE READINGS, The.

By Whelpton, George, Ed [and] Dwight Mallory Pratt, D.D., selected and arranged by.

New York: The Century Co, 1915. First thus edition. Leather backed dark green boards, all edges orange. 8vo. pp. 439; 91. Indices. Very Good/Ex-Lib. Leather rubbed with chipped caps, library regulars but otherwise internally fine (opens flat for playing). 533 numbered hymns..

$20.00

CHURCH HYMNS AND TUNES [and] THE PSALTER AND SCRIPTURE SELECTIONS for responsive reading.
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CHURCH HYMNS AND TUNES [and] THE PSALTER AND SCRIPTURE SELECTIONS for responsive reading.

By Turner, D. D. Rev. Herbert B. (1852-1927) and William F. Biddle, Eds.

New York: A. S. Barnes, 1906. First edition. Leather backed burgundy boards, all edges red. 8vo. pp. 578, 57. Very Good/Ex-Lib. Worn leather spine with library accompaniments but opens flat for playing. Coated with Marney's dressing to prevent further aging..

$15.00

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