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The Victor Book of the Opera: Stories of 70 Grand Operas with 300 Illustrations and Descriptions of 700 Victor Opera Records

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Camden, NJ, Victor Talking Machine Co.: 1912

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 013261


Burgundy cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. Mildly rubbed at corners and spine extremities. 375 pp., illus. Clean interior. Stated 2nd edition. Exceptionally well-preserved copy. View more info

The Songs of Scotland, Chronologically Arranged, with Introduction and Notes [Second Edition]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Paris and New York, Cassell, Petter, and Galpin: 1871

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 015065


Violet cloth, elaborately decorated and lettered in gilt, text block edged in gilt. Ex-library copy, typically marked and stamped, with handwritten call label on lower spine. Spine panel has toned to a rather brownish hue. Some rubbing along edges, with area of loss at head of spine, some handling wear. Lacks front flyleaf, opening onto title page; both hinges neatly repaired with cloth tape. xlviii,583 pp. Interior a bit toned but otherwise intact. Undated, with intro... View more info

Baerricks Kounty Fersommling Sing Schticker [Berks County Fersommling Song Book - Pennsylvania German Dialect]

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bernville, PA, E. Edith S. Reifsnyder/Baerricks Kounty Fersommling: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 015340


Pink stiff paper wraps. Booklet. [iv],52 pp. As issued. Familiar tunes, including children's and nursery rhymes, rendered into the Pennsylvania Dutch dialect, with musical notation. View more info

Baerricks Kounty Fersommling Sing Schticker [Berks County Fersommling Song Book - Pennsylvania German Dialect]

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bernville, PA, E. Edith S. Reifsnyder/Baerricks Kounty Fersommling: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 015341


Pink stiff paper wraps. Booklet. [iv],52 pp. Minor handling wear, light front cover crease and soiling. Familiar tunes, including children's and nursery rhymes, rendered into the Pennsylvania Dutch dialect, with musical notation. View more info

Baerricks Kounty Fersommling Sing Schticker [Berks County Fersommling Song Book - Pennsylvania German Dialect]

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bernville, PA, E. Edith S. Reifsnyder/Baerricks Kounty Fersommling: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021397


Pink stiff paper wraps. Booklet. [iv],52 pp. Minor handling wear, virtually as issued. Familiar tunes, including children's and nursery rhymes, rendered into the Pennsylvania Dutch dialect, with musical notation. View more info

English Music [1604 to 1904] Being the Lectures Given at the Music Loan Exhibition of the Worshipful Company of Musicians, Held at Fishmongers' Hall, London Bridge, June-July 1904 [The Music Story Series]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London and New York, Walter Scott Publishing Co./Charles Scribner's Sons: 1906

Seller ID: 027780


Burgundy decorated cloth, lettered and with front cover harp device in gilt, top text block edge in gilt, deckled edges. Modest shelf wear, a bit rubbed along joints. xx,540 pp., illus. Toning to several early and late leaves, otherwise clean interior. Gift inscription dated 1917, another signature dated 1975. View more info

The Trapp Family, Stowe, Vermont

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Orleans, MA, Northeast Novelty and Gift: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031244


Booklet, stiff color pictorial wraps. [24] pp., illus. w/ color, b&w photographs. Pictorial tribute to the von Trapp family made famous by "The Sound of Music" and to the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, VT. Virtually as issued. View more info

The Real Book [Seventh Edition - 1979 Totally Revised Edition]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Syosset, NY, RealBook Press: 1979

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035335


Hot pink wraps with clear acetate outer covers, lettered in black, spiral-bound. Stamped as 7th edition on front cover, identified as "1979 Totally Revised Edition" on main title page. 484 pp. + additional unnumbered pages at rear. Moderate handling wear, some soiling/use to text block edges. Clear acetate outer covers show several creases, with a few tears along the binding cut-outs. Area of surface paper loss to lower front cover. View more info

History of the Little Brown Church in the Vale, Nashua, Iowa [First Congregational Church]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashua, IA, The Bloom Manufacturing Co.: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037878


Booklet, tan wraps, lettered in burgundy. Mild handling wear, light vertical crease, some toning to covers. [8] pp., illus. History of the church from the organization of the First Congregational Church of Bradford, Chickasaw County, Iowa through about 1918. The church was made famous by hymn "The Little Brown Church in the Vale" by William S. Pitts, printed here as the centerfold. Scarce. View more info

The Lyric Gems of Scotland: A Collection of Scottish Songs, Original and Selected, with Music [First Series + Second Series]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, John Cameron: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040410


Original copy, two volumes bound as one, vintage rebinding in 1/4 calf, dark green cloth, text block edges in gilt. Slight external wear. Text block is toned, with some loss to main title and bottom corners of two subsequent leaves, also showing a few former owners' signatures. viii,216,viii,280 pp., one leaf (pp. 273-74) detached but present. View more info

The David Wolman Classical Music Collection [Freeman's auction, Philadelphia, 19 Oct. 2008]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Freeman's: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040484


Stiff red wraps, lettered in white. Very slight shelf wear, essentially as issued. 144 pp., 461 catalogued lots, illus. in color, b&w. View more info

American & European Paintings & Prints [Freeman's auction, Philadelphia, 2 Feb. 2007]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Freeman's: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040485


Stiff yellow-green wraps, lettered in black. Slight shelf wear, minor thumbing mark to front cover, nearly as issued. 56,8 pp., 375 + 34 catalogued lots, illus. in b&w., color inside covers. View more info

The Strand Musical Magazine: A Musical Monthly [Volume IV: July - December 1896]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1896

Edition: First Collected

Seller ID: 040570


Gray cloth, lettered/illus. in black, red, blue and brown, spine panel lettered in gilt, beveled edges. Moderate wear, rubbed with exposure at corners, some soiling to covers, dulled text block edges. Hinges mended and firm. Vintage gift inscription dated 1899 opposite main title. Modest foxing to a few early and late leaves. Wear commensurate with age, no compromising condition issues. View more info

Carolingian Guild of Musicians and Jongleurs/The Waytes of Carolingia: Current Dance Repertoire - October, AS XXXII

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Carolingian Guild of Musicians and Jongleur: 0

Edition: Unpublished

Seller ID: 040574


Unbound photocopied compilation, with Table of Contents outlining 14th-16th century selections: Saltarello, Burgundian Dances, Italian Basse Dances, Italian Balli, Branles, numerous 16th-century pieces, Canaries, Courantos, Late Italian: Contrapasso, Balletti and Cascarda, Pavans, Galliards and Paired Pavans and Galliards, Almans. Collection is nearly 100 pp., printed on rectos only. Light handling wear to Contents pages, otherwise virtually new. View more info

Scottish Songs in Two Volumes [Volume II] [Spine Title: Ritson's Scottish Songs - Vol. II]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, Hugh Hopkins: 1869

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041575


Volume II only (of 2). Moss green cloth, paper title label mounted on upper spine panel. Moderate wear with surface rubbing to both covers, mild rubbing to corners and joints. Spine panel somewhat darkened by age, title label toned, text block edges also darkened. [ii],289-575 pp., frontis. engraving, color title. A solid copy with cosmetic faults. View more info

The Mennonite Hymnal

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scottdale, PA and Newton, KS, Herald Press/Faith and Life Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041917


Brown mottled cloth, lettered in gilt. Minor binding lean, light toning to text block edges. Firm binding, clean interior. 5th ptg.: 1978. [xii],640 pp. Church address stamp on upper front fixed endsheet (inside front cover). Large print edition, shape notes. View more info

The Lorgnette: Or, Studies of the Town [Second Series - 1850]

By: "An Opera Goer" [John Timon (preface)] ["Ik Marvel" listed as Author on Spine Panel]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Stringer & Townsend: 1852

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 010600


Brown textured cloth, decorated and lettered in gilt. Moderate shelf wear, shipped with some loss at both spine extremities, all gilt stamping complete and intact. Exposed corners. Front hinge hints of repairs, with tear to small area of front flyleaf binding gutter. Scattered internal foxing, mostly light, ranging to moderate in places. Consisting of twelve issues, published May 10 - October 9, 1850, numbered 1-12, here gathered in book form. Labeled as "Volume II -... View more info

Bessie

By: Albertson, Chris

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Scarborough/Stein and Day: 1974

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 028612


Stiff pictorial wraps. Mild shelf wear, rubbed corners. Square binding with one stress crease. 253 pp., illus. View more info

The Beatles: Illustrated Lyrics 2

By: Aldridge, Alan (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing Co.: 1980

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041732


SOFTCOVER. Stiff color illus. wraps. Moderate shelf/handling wear with thumbed covers, a few soil marks to covers, light dampstaining along bottom front edge. Firm binding. 128 pp., illus. in color. 1st Delta ptg.: Sept. 1980. View more info

The Beatles: Illustrated Lyrics 2

By: Aldridge, Alan (editor)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 041735


HARDCOVER. Pink illus. paper covered boards. 1st American edition. 125 pp., illus. in color. Rubbed along bottom edges and corners, some rubbing also to joints. Mild soiling to covers in a few areas. Short closed tear to front flyleaf near binding, neatly mended on verso with archival tape. Interior shows dampstaining along top and/or fore-edges through most of interior, generally very light, no adhesion, a minor cosmetic issue. Dust jacket quite worn, with 3"... View more info

Music in Colonial Massachusetts 1630-1820 - I: Music in Public Places + II: Music in Homes and in Churches [Pubications of The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Vols. 53-54] [Complete in 2 Volumes]

By: Allis, Frederick S., Jr. (fwd.); Barbara Lambert (intro.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Colonial Society of Massachusetts [Distributed by the University Press of Virginia]: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041574


Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in blue buckram, lettered in gold foil. Both volumes as issued. Color illus. dust jackets show slight shelf wear with very minor sunning to spine panels, 1/4" closed tear along top front edge of Vol. II, now in mylar. Proceedings of a conference held by the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 17-18 May 1973. xlv,406 + li,407-1194 pp. View more info

The World of the Trapp Family: The Life Story of the Legendary Family Who Inspired The Sound of Music [MULTIPLY SIGNED]

By: Anderson, William; David Wade (photographs)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Anderson Publications: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed Associational

Seller ID: 045251


MULTIPLY SIGNED COPY. Stiff pictorial wraps. x,11-168 pp., illus. w/ color, b&w photographs. Covers are starting to curl a bit at corners, otherwise essentially as issued. SIGNED on title page by Sofia, Melanie, Amanda, and Justin (now August) von Trapp, the grandchildren of Werner von Trapp (who was portrayed as Kurt in The Sound of Music) and the step-great-grandchildren of Maria von Trapp. Accompanying news clippings and a program indicate that the signatures we... View more info

Greensleeves to a Ground: Variations on an English Folk-Tune

By: Anonymous (17th Century); Karl Scheit (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vienna and Munich, Gitarre-Kammersmusik/Doblinger: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040541


Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. Mild shelf/handling wear. 8,8 pp. View more info

Irish March [Edition Narciso Yepes GA 603]

By: Anonymous (ca. 11th Century)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Mainz, London, New York, Tokyo, Scott: 1982

Seller ID: 040550


Yellow wraps. Mild handling wear. 4 pp. View more info

Gordon Anthony: Studies of the Sadler's Wells Ballet Company at Covent Garden

By: Anthony, Gordon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Home & Van Thal: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040032


Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil. Mild rubbing to corners and spine extremities, top front corner bumped and lightly creased. [ix] pp. + 64 b&w plates at rear. Endpapers a bit toned by age, light soiling to a rear blank. Firm binding, clean interior. Pictorial dust jacket is rubbed along edges and joints, with minor chipping to corners and spine extremities, a few tape remnants at corners, now in mylar. View more info