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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF LEONARD BERNSTEIN - AUCTION SALE 7070 - DECENBER 10 AND 11, 1997

by Sotheby's

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1997
Condition
very good, wraps (softcover)
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$14.50

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New York: Sotheby's, 1997. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. 422 lots, prices realized laid in. 147pp.
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YOUNG FOLKS' PICTURE-HISTORY OF MUSIC - WITH "CUT-OUT" PICTURES TO BE PASTED IN EACH CHAPTER

by Cooke, James Francis

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1925
Condition
good, black spine w/decorated paper covered boards (hardcover)
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$10.00

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Philadelphia, PA: Theodor Presser Co, 1925. HC. good, black spine w/decorated paper covered boards (hardcover). B&W illustrations. All B&W illustrations have been cut out and inserted in place. Light wear on spine. 82pp.
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THE COUNTRY BLUES - UNIQUE ONE OF A KIND COPY - THIS IS THE COPY USED TO PRODUCE THE ORIGINAL DA CAPO REPRINT

by Charters, Samuel B. (dedicated to Moses Asch with a note signed by him above the dedication)

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Published
1959
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good, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket - SEE DETAILED NOTE
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$425.00

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New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc, 1959. HC. good, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket - SEE DETAILED NOTE. B&W illustrations. This book was a major landmark in the development of blues appreciation. This copy was used by Da Capo for its 1975 reprint. The book block was cut apart for the reproduction and then reassembled in the original… Read more
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THE HUNDRED THOUSAND FOOLS OF GOD: MUSICAL TRAVELS IN CENTRAL ASIA (AND QUEENS, NEW YORK) - WITH CD IN REAR POCKET

by Levin, Theodore

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1996
Condition
very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780253332066
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$55.00

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Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1996. HC. very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0253332060 CD appears to have never been outside sleeve. 318pp.
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NATIONAL SONGS OF AMERICA

by

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Published
1889
Condition
good++, blue cloth spine, AEG, (hardcover)
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$60.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1889. HC. good++, blue cloth spine, AEG, (hardcover). color illustrations. Exceptionally nice copy with wonderful chromoliths. Included are: "America, My Country 'tis of Thee," "The Star-Spangled Banner,: "Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean." All with music, words, and amazing color chromoliths.
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OLD-TIME MUSIC MAKERS OF NEW YORK STATE

by Bronner, Simon J.

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Published
1987
Condition
very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780815602163
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$10.00

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Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1987. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0815602162 252pp.
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THE NELSON MUSIC COLLECTION: SELECTED AUTHENTIC SQUARE DANCE MELODIES - [Nelson, New Hampshire]

by Tolman, Newton F. and Gilbert, Kay

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Published
1980
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fine, spiral bound wraps (softcover0
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$15.00

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published by the authors, 1980. PB. fine, spiral bound wraps (softcover0. music scores. First published in 1969. 23pp.
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WE TELL OUR STORY: VERMONT SONGMAKERS AND THEIR SONGS

by Cheney, Joyce (compiled by)

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Published
1976
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good, wraps (softcover)
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$20.00

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Burlington, VT: published by the author, 1976. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations.
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SOUNDTRACKS OF A LIFE: A MEMOIR ENHANCED BY MUSICAL RECOLLECTIONS, WITH STORIES BY CELEBRITIES AND STRANGERS

by Magovern, Lois Finn (signed and inscribed by the author to Ken Burns)

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Published
2001
Condition
fine, wraps (softcover) signed by the author
ISBN
9780738861104
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$15.00

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n.p.: Xlibris Corporation, 2001. PB. fine, wraps (softcover) signed by the author. ISBN 0738861103 You may not know the author but you'll know many of the soundtracks that help tell her story. 232pp.
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THE LEGACY OF THE BLUES: A GLIMPSE INTO THE ART AND LIVES OF TWELVE GREAT BLUESMEN

by Charters, Samuel

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Published
1975
Condition
good+, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
0714510998192
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$10.00

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London: Calder & Boyars, 1975. PB. good+, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0714510998 192pp.
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FORTUNE'S FAVOURITE: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF FRANZ LEHAR

by MacQueen-Pope, W.; and, Murray, D. L.

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Published
1953
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$10.00

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London: Hutchinson, 1953. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 240pp.
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THE OPERA HOUSE ALBUM: A COLLECTION OF TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY POSTCARDS

by Osborne, Charles (described by)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1979
Condition
very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0800858360128
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$6.00

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New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1979. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). sepia toned illustrations. ISBN 0800858360 128pp.
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JOHANN STRAUSS: THE END OF AN ERA

by Gartenberg, Egon

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Published
1974
Condition
very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780271011318
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$7.00

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University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State Univ. Pr, 1974. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0271011319 This biographical study explores the times which formed Strauss and in dturn succumbed to his influence. The Straussian presence and contribution to nineteenth-century Europe are significant beyond the lifting melodies and the cliche-ridden image of the "waltz king." 360pp.… Read more
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LEGEND OF A MUSICAL CITY

by Graf, Max

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Published
1969
Condition
fine, light olive green cloth (hardcover) no dj as published
ISBN
9780837121284
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$8.00

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New York: Greenwood Press, Publishers, 1969. HC. fine, light olive green cloth (hardcover) no dj as published. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0837121280 First published in 1945. No dustjacket as published. 302pp.
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MUSICAL FORM

by Lemacher, Heinrich and Schroeder, Hermann (translated, revised, with new musical examples by Robert Kolben)

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Published
1967
Condition
good, wraps (softcover) EX-LIB SPINE MARK REMOVED
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$22.50

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Cologne, Germany: Musikverlage Hans Gerig, 1967. PB. good, wraps (softcover) EX-LIB SPINE MARK REMOVED. musical examples. EX-LIB - Usual marks, with spine mark removed. Some edgewear. 176pp.
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SINATRA! THE SONG IS YOU - A SINGER'S ART

by Friedwald, Will

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Published
1995
Condition
very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
068419368X557
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$10.00

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New York: Scribner, 1995. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 068419368X 557pp.
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STRIDE: THE MUSIC OF FATS WALLER

by Machlin, Paul S.

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Published
1985
Condition
very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0805794689167
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$12.50

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Boston, MA: Twayne Publishers, 1985. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0805794689 167pp.
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PLAYING AT SIGHT FOR VIOLINISTS AND OTHER INSTRUMENTALISTS

by Bradley, Vincent (some practical hints by)

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Published
1950
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good, wraps (softcover)
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$15.00

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London: Oxford University Press, 1950. PB. good, wraps (softcover). 35pp.
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BROADCASTING AND THE FUTURE OF MUSIC (A DISCUSSION)

by Scholes, Percy A.; Bridge, J. C.

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Published
1926
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good, wraps (softcover) edgewear on spine
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$20.00

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1926. PB. good, wraps (softcover) edgewear on spine. Extracted from, "Proceedings of the Musical Association," Session LIII. p15-p39.
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WAGNER'S "RING OF THE NIBELUNG" IV - THE TWILIGHT OF THE GODS - DIE GOTTERDAMMERUNG

by Wagner, adapted by Robert Lawrence, illustrated by Alexandre Serebriaroff

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Published
1939
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good++ w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$12.50

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1939. HC. good++ w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. The Authorized Edition of The Metropolitan Opera Guild, Inc. 40pp.
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