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A Public Nuisance A history of the mummers troupe

By: Brookes, Chris

Price: $42.00

Publisher: St. John's, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1988


xiii, 249pp + 4 unnumbered pages. Frontis, photographs, appendices, glossary, bibliography. Book has green paper softcover with white, green, and pink text on front cover, white text on spine, and white and pink text on back cover, front cover has a photograph. Corners are very slightly bent. Text is clear and unmarked. ; Social and Economic Studies; Vol. 36; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 266 pages View more info

Beethovens Samtliche Briefe. Dritter Band.

By: Kalischer, Dr. Alfr. Chr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin Und Leipzig, Schuster & Loeffler, 1906


xvi + 340 pp. In German. Beethoven's Letters, 3rd volume. 3/4 Leather. Leather spine and corners are rubbed, dark marbled paper covers clean, spine gilt bright. Handsome marbled edges, interior clean and bright. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Beethovens Samtliche Briefe. Erster Band.

By: Kalischer, Dr. Alfr. Chr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin Und Leipzig, Schuster & Loeffler, 1906


xvi + 340 pp. In German. Beethoven's Letters, 1st volume. 3/4 Leather. Leather spine and corners are rubbed, dark marbled paper covers clean, spine gilt bright. Handsome marbled edges, interior clean and bright. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Beethovens Samtliche Briefe. Funster Band.

By: Kalischer, Dr. Alfr. Chr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin Und Leipzig, Schuster & Loeffler, 1906


xvi + 340 pp. In German. Beethoven's Letters, 5th volume. 3/4 leather. Leather spine and corners are rubbed, corners bit bumped, dark marbled paper covers clean, spine gilt bright. Handsome marbled edges, interior clean and bright. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Bel Canto: Principles and Practices

By: Reid, Cornelius L.

Price: $99.00

Publisher: New York, Coleman-Ross Company, Inc., 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


211 pp. Index. Extremely scarce 1st edition, inscribed and signed on the half title by Cornelius L. Reid to "priest - friend - pupil" Canon Bernard C. Newman, dated Christmas 1950. An important and influential work on bel canto by the noted voice teacher and music scholar. The book is still cited by vocal students and teachers for its clear insight and explanation of bel canto techniques. Includes Historic Background of Bel Canto; Early History of Voice Train... View more info

Beyond the Moon Festschrift Luther Dittmer

By: Gillingham, Bryan & Paul Merkley (editors)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Institute of Medieval Music, 1990


Xv + 414 pps. Edited volume with 19 articles from different contributors. Articles in English and German. List of publications at rear. Dark green hardcover with gold gilt lettering on the spine. Book is in good condition, very clean with no marks. ; Wissenschaftliche Abhandlungen Musicological Studies No 53; 9 X 6.50 X 1 inches View more info

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Cancionero Popular Cuyano 900 composiciones Liricas y Coregraficas, 110 Temas Musicales, 120 Adivinanzas, Paremiologia 17 Cronicas de Cuyo de la epoca Colonial

By: Lucero, Juan Draghi

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Mendoza, Best Hermanos, 1938

Edition: First Edition


cxlvii, 632, [xiv] pp. Index. First edition. B/w plates and music. Original card covers with engraving of dancers and musicians. Paper is a bit grubby, chipped at corners and fore-edge, spine covering worn but still intact. Interior book plate of military man/spy/book collector Victor de Guinzbourg. Otherwise clean and unmarked, paper quite browned and brittle, some page turning chips and tears. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Class and Idol in the English Hymn

By: Adey, Lionel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., Univ of British Columbia Pr, 1989


Xiv + 341 pp. Index, notes, bibliography. Green and cream paper dust jacket with bass and treble staffs has a bit of shelf wear, some short tears at top edge and scar at top spine. Book itself is clean and unmarked, nice copy. Surveys the contents of English hymnody, primarily between 1700-1939, investigating the social context in which the humns were sung and their influence on the singers. ; 9.75 X 6.50 X 1.25 inches; 348 pages View more info

Composers and Artists Whose Art is Re-created By Edison's New Art

By: Unknown

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Fitzgerald Music Company, 1918


Unpaginated. Buff card covers with exterior string binding. No date but circa 1918. Interior is magazine stock, heavily illustrated with greats of the music world such as Bach, Mozart, etc. But the best and most numerous portraits of musical stars -- singers, violinists, etc. -- of the era, many in quite fantastic costumes. Some of the full page plates also offer a short explanation of the star's status. Paper covers are a bit worn with some chipping, few short tear... View more info

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Cree - English Anglican Hymn Book

By: Clarke, Neville R. , Bishop Of James Bay

Price: $24.00

Publisher: James Bay, Canada, Bishop of James Bay, Diocese of Moosonee, 1974

Edition: First Edition


219 pages. Hymns are in Cree, anglicized Cree and English. Dark red cloth is clean, just a bit of shelf wear, interior clean and unmarked. Scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 219 pages View more info

Dancing in All Ages

By: Scott, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1899

Edition: First Edition


vii + 208 pp. Index. Frontis color plate. With music. Original green cloth boards with gilt and gilt ruling is worn, faded and blotchy. Interior has old glue stains to front and back inside covers (perhaps a plastic cover was taped down?), gift inscriptions on 2nd fly, paper is toned, but otherwise clean.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Das Tonale Guigos I Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte des liturgischen Gesanges und der Ars Musica im Mittelalter (German Edition)

By: Becker, Hansjakob

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Munchen, Bei Der Arbeo-Gesellschaft, 1975


Xxv + 283 + xv pp. Indices at rear. German text. Grey softcover wraps. Book is in good condition clean with no marks or wear. Embossed on front cover and on title page. ; Munchener Beitrage Zur Mediavistik Und Renaissance-Forschung 23; X X View more info

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Dies Irae in Thirteen Original Versions

By: Coles, Abraham

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company, 1868


Xxxiv pp. Each version of the Dies Irae is seperately paginated. Dark red and gold cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Some wear along spine, and edges somewhat rubbed. Interior is clean. Signed by previous owner on front fly page. View more info

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English and Scottish Psalm and Hymn Tunes C. 1543 - 1677

By: Frost, Maurice

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, S. P. C. K Oxford University Press, 1953


Xvi + 531 pp. Contains 455 hymns with music. Brown cloth boards. Book is ex-library with usual interior marks and library code on spine. Exterior has some wear along edges and corners and is faded, front cover is curved inwards. Interior is clean save library marks. Hinges cracking very slightly. ; Ex-Library View more info

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erhu classical music

By: ZHAO HAN YANG BIAN

Price: $59.00

Publisher: tide out, 1991


193 pp. Chinese text. Yellow softcover. Book is in good condition, clean with no marks and only minimal wear. ; all upper and lower volumes View more info