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Carolan: The Life Times and Music of an Irish Harper - 2 Volumes

by O'Sullivan, Donal

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1958. This is the classic work on Carolan, complete in 2 volumes. Both volumes look almost new, in bright dust jackets. May need extra postage especially outside the United States.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Kate Wolf Songbook

by Wolf, Max (editor)

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780961870607
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$25.00

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San Francisco: Another Sundown Publishing Co., 1987. A Very Good copy - clean, bright, tight and no markings inside. . First Edition. Spiral Bound, Paper Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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DELMORE BROTHERS' FOLIO OF NATIVE AMERICAN MELODIES, NO. 1. - SIGNED BY BOTH BROTHERS

by Delmore Brothers

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1940
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Portland, OR: American Music, Inc., 1940. On the verso of the paper cover, beside a picture of the Delmores playing music in a field, they have signed the book in pencil as follows: "Best regards, Rabon Delmore," and " Good Luck from Alton Delmore." The book itself is quite rare, but having it SIGNED makes this very special. The… Read more
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Bucknell Univ Pr, 2000. 2 volumes. Bright, tight, looking new and unread. . Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$175.00
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Theo: The Autobiography of Theodore Bikel

by Theodore Bikel

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1994
Condition
Near New
ISBN
9780060190446
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$20.00

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HarperCollins, 1994. A clean, tight, bright copy in a like dust jacket.. Hard Cover. Near New/Near New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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COAL DUST ON THE FIDDLE: SONGS AND STORIES OF THE BITUMINOUS INDUSTRY - Horace Beck's Copy.

by Korson, George G.

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1943. This copy, of a classic work on industrial folklore and folk music, is signed by folklorist Harace Beck - it was his copy. The book is in Very Good condition. The dust jacket shows a bit of fading to the spine and some spine edgewear - a generally Good DJ.. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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THE FACE OF FOLK MUSIC

by Shelton, Robert

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: Citadel Press, 1968. A landmark book in the 1960's history of the folk music revival. Contains the famous Dave Gahr photos from all the festivals and concerts and Washington Square folksingers, etc. The book is Very Good, tight. The dust jacket shows wear at all extremities but shows up brightly in a clear mylar protective cover.. First Edition.… Read more
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SOMETHING TO SING ABOUT! - Association Copy

by Okun, Milton (ed)

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1968. Milton Okun was an American arranger, record producer, conductor, and singer. He created arrangements or produced for Peter, Paul and Mary, The Chad Mitchell Trio, John Denver and Miriam Makeba among others. In 1968 he interviewed many American folksingers and published the songs they chose in this book. One of the folksingers was Fred Hellerman, a… Read more
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THE PEOPLE, YES - Fred Hellerman's Copy.

by Sandburg, Carl

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1936
Condition
Good
Item Price
$50.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1936. This book is from the library of Fred Hellerman, a founding member of the folksinging group The Weavers. It is signed by him and has a small photo of him pasted in. Under his signature is a notation, in his hand, indicating that he was then stationed on the U.S.S. Greenboro. The book… Read more
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OZARK FOLKSONGS - Fred Hellerman's Copy - 4 Volumes Complete

by Randolph, Vance

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$350.00

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Columbia,MO: State Historical Society of Missouri, 1946. This is the complete first printings of this important collection. 4 volumes dated between 1946 and 1950. The set belonged to Fred Hellerman, one of the 4 founding members of the Weavers, a folksinging group that recorded such favorites as "Good Night Irene," "On Top of Old Smokey," and many other songs that… Read more
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The Skye Lochinvar

by Budge, Donald

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1961
Condition
Good Plus
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$20.00

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Glasgow: John Smith, 1961. The Story of Donald of Monkstad and Jessie of Balrandald. "Nearly fifty years ago two young children who had been living for a short time in North Uist returned with their family to their father's homeland, the Isle of Skye." Darkening around spine. Illustrated cover. Included at conclusion of book is a Postscript which includes versus… Read more
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SING OUT! THE FOLK SONG MAGAZINE: Vol. 27, No. 6, Nov./Dec., 1979

by Editorial advisory board

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1979
Condition
Good Plus
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$9.99

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New York: Sing Out!, Inc., 1979. Paper. Good/No Jacket. Magazine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 45pp. Songs:South Bound, Roll the Old Chariot Along, Black Jesus, The Pub with No Beer. Articles, Ring the Banjo, Zodico Black Creole Music, Seeger column.. Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Johnny Cash: 35 Years in Country Music 1955-1990

by Todd, Alma and Jeanne Witherell

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$150.00

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Winston-Salem, NC and East Peoria, IL: Johnny Cash Fan Club, 1990. Extremely rare retrospective look at the career of Johnny Cash. Compiled by the leaders of his fan club. Reprints newspaper articles, photos, awards, personal and professional highlights etc. Excellent condition, hardly read. Neat cover with gold embossed lettering and cut-out so you can see Cash's eyes from photo on… Read more
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Vermont Folk-songs & Ballads

by Flanders, Helen Hartness and George Brown

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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Brattleboro, VT: Stephen Daye Press, 1931. minimal wear.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Folk Music: Yearbook of Artists 1964

by Clark, Jim

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1964
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$39.95

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Fairfax, Virginia: Jandel Productions International, 1964. A 1964 First Edition release of Folk Music Yearbook. Artists include: Woody Gutherie, Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, Cisco Houston, Joan Baez, Peggy Seeger, Ewan MacColl, The Carter Family, Jack Elliot, Burl Ives, Jimmie Rodgers, Judy Collins, Alan Lomax, John Hurt, Huddie Ledbetter, Harry Belafonte, Peter, Paull & Mary and dozens more. Front cover shows… Read more
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Vermont Folk-songs & Ballads

by Flanders, Helen Hartness and George Brown

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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Hatboro, PA: Folklore Associates, Inc., 1968. Horace Beck wrote the Forward to this collection by Vermont's premier folksong collector.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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SING OUT! THE FOLK SONG MAGAZINE. Vol. 31, No. 4, Oct./Nov/Dec. 1985

by Moss, Mark D.

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The Country Bookshop
Condition
Good Plus
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$10.00

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Easton, PA: Sing Out! Corporation, 1985 Paper. Good/No jacket. 8vo. 113pp. In this issue: Songs-- Aint You Got a Right, Bring Flowers, Buck Dancer's Choice, Christmas In the Trenches, More Wood, Tails and Trotters, Old Blue. Articles--Faith Petric, Singing in South Africa, Children's Songs, Sea Island. Seeger column, Roads Scholar.. Staple. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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SING OUT!: THE FOLK SONG MAGAZINE. Vol. 30, No. 1, Jan/Feb/Mar, 1984

by Moss, Mark D. Editor

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The Country Bookshop
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Easton, PA: Sing Out! Corporation, 1984 Paper. Good plus/No jacket. 8vo. 96pp. In this issue: Songs: The Blarney Pilgrim, Brother Can You Spare a Dime, Crispus Attucks, Greisly Bride, Jock Stewart, Mothers Daughters Wives, Rowdy Soul, Rooty Toot Toot For the Moon. Articles - Dan Smith, Play Party, Seeger column, Hawaiian Folk Music.. Staple. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo -… Read more
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SING OUT!: THE FOLK SONG MAGAZINE. Vol. 29, No. 4, Oct., Nov., Dec., 1983

by Moss, Mark D. Editor

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Easton, PA: Sing Out! Corporation, 1983. Paper. Good plus/No jacket. 8vo. 89pp. In this issue: Songs - Carrick Fergus, Welcome Home Weary Traveler Little Darlin'. Articles - Balfa and Schwarz Interview, Charlie King, Seeger column, Open tuning guitar and dulcimer Teach-Ins. . Staple. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.
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SING OUT! THE FOLK SONG MAGAZINE: Vol. 30, No. 3, Jul./ Aug./ Sept. 1984

by Moss, Mark D.

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Condition
Very Good
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Easton, PA: Sing Out! Corporation, 1984 Paper. Good/No jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 113pp. In this issue: Songs--Briery Bush, Hog-Eye Man, Drill Ye Tarriers, The Sick Note, Stand By Me. Articles: Gospel Music, Charles Tindley, Tom Paxton Interview. Gabriel Yacoub and Malicorne. Seeger column, Songfinder.. Staple. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Oblong.… Read more
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