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image of Acts of Love fifty songs to my other self

Acts of Love fifty songs to my other self

by RIMBAUD, PENNY. Sung by Eve Libertine. Illustrated by Gee Vaucher

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Published
2012
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9781629639086
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Oakland: Exitstencilisms & Southern Records / PM Press, 2012. CD_rom. Originally released in 1985 on vinyl, this is a 124 page perfect-bound book of 50 poems by Rimbaud, each illustrated by Vaucher. With the accompanying audio CD of songs composed by Rimbaud and sung by Libertine, remastered in 2008 and now released for the first time on CD. as… Read more
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'The Lonesome Train' in Levittown

by Maloney, Joseph F.

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Published
1958
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University, AL: Published for the Inter-University Case Program by University of Alabama Press, 1958. 19p., stapled wraps, 7.75x10.5 inches, wraps worn and soiled else good condition. ICP Case Series: Number 39. "In 1954 and 1955 the residents of a vast housing development in [Levittown, Long Island]...confronted a contentious problem: whether a cantata entitled 'The Lonesome Train,' which had been… Read more
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image of Yiddish folksongs of social significance

Yiddish folksongs of social significance

by Rubin, Ruth

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Published
1968
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£33.57

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New York: Workmen's Circle, 1968. 14, [6]p., staplebound packet, 8.5x11 inches, minor edgewear. "Program for Workmen's Circle groups." Includes lyrics and music for several songs.
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image of Bibliographie des deutschen Volksliedes in Bohmen. Zusammengestelit von Dr. Gustav Jungbauer

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Prag: (Robert Gerche), 1913. xlvii, 240p., hardbound in utilitarian library binding, plain boards with hand-lettered cloth backstrip. Ex library, has a "Withdrawn" stamp and a pencilled note reading "576 pages on LC card," evidently there's some discrepancy with the Library of Congress record. Whatever the case, this item is sound and complete, a very good copy for reading or… Read more
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£18.65
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Folklore ouvrier - Union Thugs

by Union Thugs

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Published
2020
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Oakland, CA: PM Press, 2020. CD_rom. CD in a 16 page fanzine booklet, with all lyrics and detailed linernotes in French and English language. "Folklore Ouvrier is the second release of the Union Thugs - Montreal Folk'n'Oi, 100% Combat Unionist! This mini-album is part of the band's continued effort to develop the revolutionary working class culture. Though modern… Read more
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image of Songs for Our Time": A Concert in Celebration of the 90th Birthday [and] the Life and Work of Meridel Le Sueur, featuring performances by Pete Seeger and Ronnie Gilbert

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Minneapolis: Orpheum Theatre, 1990. Pamphlet. 24p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, staples rusted else very good condition. One-page flier advertising a community festival in honor of Le Sueur laid in.
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image of Folkways: a magazine of international folklore; issue 3

Folkways: a magazine of international folklore; issue 3

by Abrams, Howard [and] Marie Joynt, co-editors

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Published
1961
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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Folklore Society, 1961. 48p., stapled wraps, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., lightly worn spine sunned, else very good condition. Includes music and lyrics for a number of folk songs.
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image of When we were good, the folk revival

When we were good, the folk revival

by Cantwell, Robert

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Published
1996
ISBN
9780674951327
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1996. Hardcover. 412p., first edition, very good condition in like price-clipped dj.
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image of Working-class Heroes: A History of Struggle in Song

Working-class Heroes: A History of Struggle in Song

by Callahan, Mat and Yvonne Moore

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Published
2019
ISBN
9781629637020
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Oakland: PM Press, 2019. Paperback. 87p., 8.5x11 inches, paperback, illus., as New. Corrected scores for two songs layed in.
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Silenced by Sound: The Music Meritocracy Myth

by Brennan, Ian

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Published
2019
ISBN
9781629637037
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Oakland: PM Press, 2019. Paperback. 285p., trade paperback, illus., New. "Brennan challenge music industry giants by skillfully demonstrating that there are scores of anonymous people around the world far more gifted than the superstars for whom billions are spent to promote the delucion that they are the rare few blessed with genius." --from the cover.
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image of Don't arrest the Christmas Spirit [poster]

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[Madison, WI-?], n.d.. 11x17 inch poster, neat fold crease and mild toning; asks the reader to bring $2 worth of canned food for the pantry at Charlotte's Web for the chance to see the Rod MacDonald Band, Ron and Ann Holm, Jodi Allis, Motherlode, and Lewis Koche. Poster design is credited to "lastminute lichtenheld of Madison." Blurry image of… Read more
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image of On the Tracks #14, Vol 6, No 2, The History of Bob Dylan's Awards. Bob Dylan on Film - Hearts of Fire. Renaldo & Clara. Pat Garret & Billy the Kid

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Grand Junction CO: Rolling Tomes, Inc, 1998. Magazine, 58p., plentiful b&w and a little bit of color, softbound in 10.5x8 inch colorphoto wraps. Immaculate copy. Includes an interview with Scott Spencer, concerning his B.D.-themed novel "The Rich Man's Table," which has invented plot stuff (Spencer doesn't fear lawsuits).
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image of Rosin the bow: a publication for folk and square dancers. Vol. 4 no. 7 (Second quarter 1952)

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Paterson, NJ, 1952. 56p., staplebound digest magazine, very good. Much of this issue is devoted to the Caribbean Festival planned for San Juan, Puerto Rico later that year.
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image of The Broadside, Vol. VI, No. 3, March 29, 1967; Folk Music and Coffee House News

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Cambridge: Broadside Publications, 1966. Magazine. 32p., 8.25x10.75 inches, magazine, illus., very good condition. Not to be confused with the NYC Broadside, which was hugely influential during the '60s folk music revival. This has short opinion pieces, news items, and record reviews, along with schedules for Boston and New England coffeehouse folk music. Many small ads for local and… Read more
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image of Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land. Medium voice. 85 [cents]

Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land. Medium voice. 85 [cents]

by Guthrie, Woody

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Published
no date
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no city: TRO The Richmond Organization, no date. Sheet_music. Sheet music, the standard 12x9 inch format, decorated with a cover illustration by John Trotta that he painted for Electra Records. A little edgeworn, quite sound, clean, and unmarked, a very good exemplar. Tro Essex Music group was founded in the 1940s.
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Pjesme o Muji Hrnjici

by Maglajlic, Munib

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Published
1990
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Sarajevo: Mesihat Islamske zajednice Bosne i Hercegovine, 1990. Paperback. 200p., wraps, small closed tear on front blank, else very good condition. Text in Croatian. Bosnian folk poetry and ballads.
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image of Dacha Shan (Yunnan hua deng ge wu) [together with] Cai gu niang  大茶山;踩姑娘

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Hong Kong: Wen tong shu dian, 1962. Two slender booklets, 55p., 28p., from a series on Chinese folk dances. Both include diagrams of the steps and musical notation with the lyrics. Zhongguo min jian wu dao.
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image of Folkways Records Number 1 - 1957 [catalog]

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New York: Folkways Records & Service Corp, 1957. Pamphlet. 40p., 3x9 inches, illus. soiled wraps, staples rusted, dealer's stamp on front cover. Listings of Folkways Records' LPs including artists, song titles, and prices. "Authentic Folk Music
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image of Trajos regionais e danças populares da ilha de São Miguel separta do vol. xi - 1 semestre 1955 da revista Insulana

Trajos regionais e danças populares da ilha de São Miguel separta do vol. xi - 1 semestre 1955 da revista Insulana

by Ataíde da Costa Gomes, Maria Luísa y Lygia Maria da Câmara d'Almeida Mattos

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Published
1955
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Ponta Delgada: Diário dos Açores, 1955. Paperback. 60p., text in Portuguese, illustrations, musical notations, very good first separate publication of an article in the magazine "Insulana", lightly-worn and toned cream wraps. On folk dancing on the island of São Miguel.
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image of Hold the fort! The story of a song from the sawdust trail to the picket line

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Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1971. Paperback. 57p., wraps, small dent in upper margin else very good condition, 7.5x10 inches. Smithsonian studies in history and technology, no. 9.
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