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Music is a passion for many people across the world, and there are plenty of rare books about music in the Biblio Rare Book Room. From hard to find books with entire compositions to large biographies of famous musicians, there is something for everyone in the rare books about music section of the Biblio Rare Book Room.



Elvis Christmas Album by Elvis Presley

Canada: RCA Victor, 1957. First printing. Record. Very Good +/very good +. Elvis' Christmas Album RCA Victor LOC-1035 Canadian first pressing 1957 is for sale. This rare and very desirable Elvis LP has a stunning 10-page bound-in book that has large col…

From The First Edition

£250.00


The Rise Of David Bowie, 1972-1973, numbered and signed, new in sealed box by Mick Rock

In 1972, David Bowie released his groundbreaking album The Rise and F all of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars. With it landed Bowie's Stardust alter-ego: A glitter-clad, mascara-eyed, sexually-ambiguous persona who kicked down the boundaries betwe…

From Kedarah

$3500.00


THE WARLOCK OF LOVE. by BOLAN. MARC

Lupus Music. 1969. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.7 x 5.6 inches). A very good, bright copy in the pictorial boards which show a black and white photo portrait of Bolan. Front board and spine lettered in white. In the original dustwrapper which reproduces the bo…

From Paul Foster Books

£375.00


Scented Gardens of the Mind: A Comprehensive Guide to the Golden Era of Progressive Rock (1968-1980) by Dag Erik Asbjornsen

Scented Gardens Of the Mind is an excellent comprehensive guide to all of Europe's major prog rock scene (with the exception of The UK and Germany who had their own separate books)in the period between 1968-1980, including: Italy, Spain, France, Scandinav…

From DAVID DONALDSON

£180.00


Paul Whiteman 50th Anniversary Album G.A. 33-901 (LPs) (SIGNED) by Paul Whiteman

Harrison, NJ: Grand Award, 1960. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Boxed set of vinyl record albums, SIGNED and INSCRIBED in black ink on the cover by PAUL WHITEMAN near his potato head caricature "To…

From Rare Finds Booksellers

$1499.95


SUNSHINE OF YOUR LOVE - COLLECTORS EDITION by ERIC CLAPTON

OPENED ONLY ONCE TO INSPECT THE CONTENTS. Number 1258 Signed by Sheryl Crow, Sonny Landreth and Andy Fairweather Low but not Clapton. Note Shipping for this book is to cover weight and value so in UK will be £30.00 and RoW - £60.00 approx. More details …

From DAVID DONALDSON

£365.00


The Universal Songster or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete, Extensive, and Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Songs in the English Language [Complete in Three Volumes]

Temple of the Muses (Late Lackington's), London: Jones and Co., 1828. First Edition, First Impression First Printing. Half Leather. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Cruikshank, George; Cruikshank, Robert. Three volumes uniformly bo…

From Bath and West Books (PBFA)

£160.00


The Stardust Road (1946) (Signed) by Hoagy Carmichael

New York: Rinehart & Co., 1946. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard cover, chartreuse boards with black lettering on spine. Some edgewear on boards and spine and very few light stains with disc…

From Rare Finds Booksellers

$4999.95


SNIFFIN GLUE. Volumes 1 to 12. by PERRY. MARK. Edits

Mark Perry. London. 1976/77. First Editions. Quartos. Mimeograph stapled magazines. Original issues of numbers one to twelve, a complete run of the Fanzine (two supplements, or special issues, were published but are not present here). Complete with the o…

From Paul Foster Books

£7500.00


Glenn Miller's Method for Orchestral Arranging (1943) (Signed) by Glenn Miller

New York: Mutual Music Society, 1943. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard cover, red cloth boards with beautiful bright gilt lettering on front and on spine, Fine. Very little rubbing on edges and mi…

From Rare Finds Booksellers

$9995.99


Modern Music and Musicians Encyclopedia: Vol. 1-3 by Louis Elson

Modern Music and Musicians Encyclopedia: Vol. 1-3. 1912. Edited by Louis Elson. Published by The University Society.These are former library with leather spines that have some of the black coming off. Corners are bumped. The insides are really nice…

From Rare & Antiquarian Bookfinders

$149.99


Genesis Chapter & Verse by Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Peter Gabriel, Steve Hackett & Mike Rutherford

Music - Hardback First edition Signed on bespoke bookplate by Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford & Steve Hackett. (I have never seen a copy with Hackett's signature.) D/j has some shelf wear and small tears but otherwise ok. The book itself is in e…

From The Book Man

£800.00


Mutant Monkees Meet The Masters of The Multimedia Manipulation Machine! by Jones, Davy; Green, Alan

Selingrove, PA.: Click! Publishing., 1992. Stated First Edition. Inside cover signed by Alan Green (musical director for Davy Jones of The Monkees for twelve years) and free-end-paper signed by Jones. Inside cover has a sticker inditcating "Special L…

From The Country Bookshop

$144.44


BOUND FOR GLORY by Guthrie, Woody

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1943. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good; with a Very Good dust jacket. Edge wear to jacket, including a few chips. Two scuffs to paper at jacket rear panel. Minor foxing. Crease to bottom corner…

From Evolving Lens Bookseller

$11000.00


The Trouble With Cinderella (1952) (Signed) by Artie Shaw

New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, 1952. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard cover, black cloth boards with yellow/green lettering on spine, Very Good. Some edgewear on corners of boards and s…

From Rare Finds Booksellers

$1495.95


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