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The Theatre Guild Presents Porgy and Bess

by GERSHWIN, George

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Published
1935
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Very Good
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New York: Gershwin Publishing Corporation, 1935. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Libretto by Du Bose Heyward. Lyrics by Du Bose Heyward and Ira Gershwin. Settings by Sergei Soudeikine. Orchestra Conductor Allexander Smallens. Production directed by Rouben Momouliam. Thick quarto. Original canvas spine and printed stiff paper wrappers. Frontispiece halftone portrait of Gershwin. Spine gently cocked, small corner-tear to… Read more
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The Haunting Melody: Psychoanalytic Experiences in Life and Music

by REIK, Theodor

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Published
1953
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Very Good
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 376pp. Ownership stamp and signature of a noted American psychologist on the front fly, along with another owner name ("Brunhilde Regina"). Binding rubbed and edgeworn and a bit loose but sound, final half of the book with a faint dampstain in the upper corner, not… Read more
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Chaliapin Man and Mask: Forty Years in the Life of a Singer

by CHALIAPIN, Feodor

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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Garden City, New York: Garden City Publishing Co, 1932. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. xxiv, 358pp., [2pp.] Translated from the French by Phyllis Megroz. Illustrated from black and white photographs. Contemporary owner's name on front fly, spine darkened with ends rubbed, very good lacking the dustwrapper.
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The Sweetheart of the Civil War: The True Story of the Song "Lorena

by EMURIAN, Ernest K.

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Published
1962
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Fine
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Natick, Massachusetts: W.A. Wilde, 1962. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Thin octavo. 72pp. Illustrated. Fine in spine-faded else near fine dustwrapper with a modest tear on the front panel.
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The Beach Boys

by PREISS, Byron

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Published
1979
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Very Good
ISBN
9780345273987
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1979. Softcover. Very Good. First simultaneous paperback edition. Quarto. 160pp. Punch-hole on top corner on front wrapper, very good. Authorized biography.
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Remarks: The Story of R.E.M.

by FLETCHER, Tony

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780553349207
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New York: Bantam Books, 1990. Softcover. Near Fine. First American edition. Quarto wrappers. 128pp. Edges lightly rubbed, near fine.
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Vocal Selections from The Robber Bridegroom

by (WELTY, Edna) UHRY, Alfred and Robert Waldman

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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New York: Macmillian Performing Arts Music, 1976. Softcover. Very Good. Presumed first edition. Quarto. 88pp. Perfectbound in illustrated wrappers. Very good with edgewear, light rubbing and creases to the corners. A songbook for the 1975 Broadway musical based on Eudora Welty's 1942 novel of the same name. Signed on the cover by more than 20 members of the… Read more
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[Playbill]: The 49th Annual Antoinette Perry Awards, Sunday Evening, June 4, 1995

by (LANE, Nathan)

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Published
1995
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Near Fine
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New York: Playbill Inc, 1995. Softcover. Near Fine. Program. Octavo. 181pp. Perfectbound in wrappers. Fine. Signed in the front wrap by Tony Award-winning actor Nathan Lane.
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1953. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 234pp. Illustrated in black and white. Ownership stamp and signature of a noted American psychologist on the front fly, two tiny ripples on the cover, else fine in a modestly worn, very good dustwrapper with some sunning at the spine and upper shoulder, and the verso… Read more
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(Sheet music): The Rooster (Thoughts in a Hen Coop)

by BANGS, John Kendrick

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good
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£150.02

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Cincinnati: The John Church Company, 1925. Softcover. Very Good. First separate edition? Music by John Barnes Wells. Bi-folium with additional leaf laid in. Very faint owner's stamp, several small tears in the margins, four with modest tape repairs, good. Posthumously published sheet music.*OCLC* appears to locate no copies. Apparently not in *BAL*.
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[Minneapolis, Minnesota]: Associated Collegiate Press, 1942. Unbound. Fine. Number 22. One-page opinion piece, mimeographed on Associated Collegiate Press, Parade of Opinion letterhead. Measuring 8½" x 11". Old horizontal fold, else just about fine. An unusual 1942 opinion piece, linking swing music and psychology, likely sent to college newspapers across the country for potential publication. (The letterhead calls… Read more
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Mayence / Philadelphia: B. Schott / Lee & Walker, 1860. Hardcover. Very Good. Three scores in one volume. Quarto. 1.) *Études de Style et de perfectionnement pour Piano*. Mayence: B. Schott. 48pp. (Plate no. 9071); 2.) *25 Études Caracteristiques pour Piano*, Livre 1, nos. 1-15. Philadelphia: Lee & Walker. 31pp. (Plate no. 5634.31); 3.) *25 Études Caracteristiques pour… Read more
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(Oakhurst, N.J.: Milton Edelman), 1960. Unbound. Fine. Gelatin silver press photograph. Approximately 10" x 8". About fine. Snipe attached on the verso identifying the photographer and captioned: "It was Christmas Eve and snowing, and Santa found his way into the WAC detachment at Fort Monmouth, N.J. Most of the girls were away on leave, but the few remaining… Read more
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A" - 24

by ZUKOFSKY, Louis

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780670100248
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New York: Grossman Publishers, 1972. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 242pp. Very good with some sunning at the edges and wear to the spine. This is poet George Economou's copy with his owner Signature.
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Memoirs of an Artist: An Autobiography

by GOUNOD, Charles Francois

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Published
1895
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Near Fine
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Chicago: Rand, McNally & Company, 1895. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First American edition. Translayed by Annette E. Crocker. 12mo. 223pp. Partially opened. Decorated green cloth. Foredge untrimmed, a few pages roughly opened, but a handsome near fine copy.
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Call Him George

by STUART, Jay Allison (George Lewis)

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Published
1961
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Fine
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London: Peter Davies, 1961. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Owner's tiny embossed initials on front fly, else fine in a slightly rubbed very good or better dustwrapper with tiny nicks and tears mostly at the spine ends. biography of a noted jazz clarinetist.
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The Long Kickline: A History of the Princeton Triangle Club

by MARSDEN, Donald (F. Scott Fitzgerald)

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Published
1968
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Princeton: Board of Trustees, Princeton Triangle Club, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Octavo. Illustrated. Edgewear along the bottom of the boards, a number of names ticked off in pencil in the index, very good in internally repaired good dustwrapper. Includes several entries on Fitzgerald's participation.
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image of [Flyer]: Free Records. Open House... Meet (The King of Soul) Solomon Burke. The Jaywalkers. The Sidewinders. The Three Fifths. Many More Rock & Roll Stars. Here These Groups Playing the Newest Most Powerfull[sic] Teneyck Amps plus The Great New Coral Electric Sitar. Jumbo Discount Music Center Next to the Diner. Rio Grande, N.J.

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Rio Grande, N.J.: Jumbo Discount Music Center, 1967. Unbound. Fine. Flyer. Measuring 8½" x 11". Printed on yellow paper. About fine. The West Philadelphia-born Burke, despite being one of the greatest transitional figures in the history of Gospel, R&B, and Soul, Burke was overshadowed by other stars but remains both one of the most important and least recognized… Read more
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New York: Harold Flammer Publisher, 1938. Softcover. Fine. Concert version by Noble Cain. Octavo. 8pp. Decorated wrappers. Tiny tear on front wrap, modest foxing on rear wrap, very near fine.
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£18.75
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Psychology of the Other-One: An Introductory Text-Book of Psychology

by MEYER, Max F.

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Published
1922
Condition
Near Fine
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£63.76

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Columbia, Missouri: Missouri Book Company, 1922. Hardcover. Near Fine. Second edition revised. Small octavo. 439pp. Blue cloth stamped in red. Ownership stamp and signature of a noted American psychologist on the front fly, a little light rubbing on the boards, very good or better.
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