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image of The Songs of Irving Berlin Arranged Alphabetically, Chronolocically, Categorically, Stage, Screen

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New York: Irving Berlin Music Corp, 1957. Softcover. Near Fine. Edition not noted. Small quarto. Printed decorated wrappers. Small tear at the foot, else near fine. List songs up to 1957, with a typed update from 1962 affixed in the rear. Bookplate of actress Ruth Gordon and her husband the director Garson Kanin.
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The Life and Works of Beethoven

by BURK, John N.

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Published
1943
Condition
Very Good
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New York: The Modern Library, 1943. Hardcover. Very Good. Reprint. Octavo. 483pp. Blumenthal binding stye 8. Owner's lengthy gift inscription on half-title, spine lightly sunned and cocked, very good lacking the dustwrapper.
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Life and Letters of Henry Lee Higginson

by (HIGGINSON, Henry Lee). Bliss Perry

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Published
1921
Condition
Very Good
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Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good. First trade edition. Small quarto. 557pp. Illustrated. Both hinges neatly strengthened, some foxing on the plates and adjacent pages and offsetting on free endpapers, just about very good.
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image of [Facsimile]: The Phonograph and How to Use It: Being a Short History of Its Invention and Development. Containing Also Directions, Helpful Hints and Plain Talks as to Its Care and Use, Etc.

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(New York: Allen Koenigsberg, 1971. Hardcover. Fine. Facsimile of the 1900 edition. Octavo. 181pp. Illustrated. Tiny sticker shadow on front pastedown, else fine. Koenigsberg was a antique phonograph dealer; an ad for his other facsimile publications and a label giving his Brooklyn address follow the publication.
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A Bibliography of North American Folklore and Folksong

by HAYWOOD, Charles

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Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Greenberg Publisher, 1951. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Quarto. 1292pp. Red cloth stamped in black and gilt. Very modest wear, near fine.
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The Mass in the Time of Doubt: The Meaning of the Mass for Catholics Today

by KEIFER, Ralph A.

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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Washington, D.C.: National Association of Pastoral Musicians, 1983. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Trade paperback. 119pp. Wrappers rubbed and a little creased, very good or better.
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Damn Right I've Got the Blues; Buddy Guy and the Blues Roots of Rock-and-Roll

by WILCOCK, Donald E. with Buddy Guy

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Published
1993
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Fine
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San Francisco: Woodford Press, 1993. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Trade paperback original. Foreword by Eric Clapton. Illustrated from photographs. About fine. Features interviews with Stevie Ray Vaughan, Robert Cray, Bill Wyman, Jeff Beck, and many others.
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Milton Cross' Encyclopedia of the Great Composers and Their Music

by CROSS, Milton and David Ewen

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Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
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Garden City: Doubleday, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Two volumes. Some foxing on the boards, spines toned, about very good in modestly edgeworn cardboard slipcase.
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Bruce Springsteen: Blinded By the Light

by HUMPHRIES, Patrick and Chris Hunt

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780030085321
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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1985. Softcover. Fine. First American edition. Quarto. Wrappers. About fine with slight edgewear. Hailed as the definitive manual on all things Springsteen by the *Record Mirror*.
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Music Is My Mistress

by ELLINGTON, Duke

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780385022354
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Reprint. Quarto. 522pp. Illustrated from photographs. Topedge with some foxing, light edgewear, very good in a just about very good, price-clipped dustwrapper with moderate toning and wear, and a bit of tape reinforcement on the topedge verso.
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Inside the Orchestra: The Story of the Instruments

by AINSLEY, Rob

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
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(Bath, England): Future Books, 1994. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Quarto. 119pp. Illustrated. Large date label on front endpaper and a private library blindstamp on two leaves, slight textblock ripple, else fine in a very good or better dustwrapper with publisher's sticker on cover and some edgewear and chips in the lamination. CD in a sleeve taped… Read more
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Music in Fascist Italy

by SACHS, Harvey

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780393025637
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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1987. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First American edition. Small quarto. 271pp. Spine ends gently bumped, else fine in a fine dustwrapper with light, even toning.
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[Promotional Brochure]: Langston Hughes: One of America's Most Distinguished Writers

by HUGHES, Langston

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Published
1960
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Folkways Records, 1960. Unbound. Near Fine. Single leaf folded to make six pages. Near fine. Pamphlet promoting books and records by Hughes. A printed statement on the first page of the brochure reads: "The World of Langston Hughes is just a little larger and a little livelier than any world we lesser mortals know. Ted Poston,… Read more
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Scatman: An Authorized Biography of Scatman Crothers

by HASKINS, Jim with Helen Crothers

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780688085216
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New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc, 1991. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Reprint. Octavo. 224pp. Illustrated. Textblock edges lightly foxed, else fine in a fine dustwrapper with a bit of wear at the spine head.
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Listen

by KERMAN, Joseph

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780879010232
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New York: Worth Publishers, Inc, 1976. Hardcover. Near Fine. Second edition. Quarto. 420pp. Illustrated. Illustrated boards. 7" vinyl disc laid in. Fine.
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History of the Dance

by KRAUS, Richard

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Published
1969
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Fine
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Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1969. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Sixth printing. Small quarto. 371pp. Illustrated. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with slightest sunning at the spine.
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The Opera Reader

by BIANCOLLI, Louis

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Published
1953
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Near Fine
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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1953. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 678, [1]pp. Generic bookplate on front pastedown, a touch of spotting on the foredge, near fine lacking dustwrapper.
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Music and Women: The Story of Women in their Relation to Music

by DRINKER, Sophie

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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New York: Coward-McCann, Inc, 1948. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Octavo. 323pp. Illustrated. Binding and topedge spotted, pages lightly toned, very good in a worn, good only dustwrapper with a dampstain on the cover and tape reinforcement verso along the top and bottom edges.
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Jerome Kern: A Biography

by FREEDLAND, Michael

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Published
1978
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780812817157
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New York: Stein and Day, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Fine in very near fine dustwrapper with a tiny tear.
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Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. Fifth Edition with 1971 Supplement

by SLONIMSKY, Nicolas

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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New York: G. Schirmer, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Fifth edition with 1971 Supplement. Very thick octavo. 1855; 262pp. Stain on top edge and on the top of the first few leaves, thus very good in lightly rubbed very good or better dustwrapper.
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