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image of Writings through John Cage's music, poetry, and art

Writings through John Cage's music, poetry, and art

by Bernstein, David W. and Christopher Hatch, eds

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2001
ISBN
9780226044071
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£33.48

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. Hardcover. 303p., very good condition, lacks jacket.
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image of Lou Harrison: composing a world [signed]

Lou Harrison: composing a world [signed]

by [Harrison, Lou] Leta E. Miller & Frederic Lieberman

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1998
ISBN
9780195110227
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£33.48

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. Hardcover. xiv, 385p. + cd in rear pocket, introduction, conclusion, appendices, notes, selected bibliography, index, photo gallery, signed by the author, very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj. Critical biography of the gay composer.
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image of Ching-Yun Hu in Concert [program] Saturday, February 22, 2014 8pm

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Philadelphia: William Way LGBT Community Center, 2014. Pamphlet. Four-panel program folded to 5.5x8.5 inches, color photo of the musician on cover, program, biographical sketch, ads, very good on heavy card stock. Taiwanese-American pianist.
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image of Negro spirituals: for four-part mixed voices, #81100, So's I Can Write My Name

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New York: Harold Flammer, Publisher, 1938. Pamphlet. 8p., decorated wraps beginning to separate, pages evenly browned, three holes punched along left edge with no loss of text.
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image of Anti-Matter: #4, Spring 1994

Anti-Matter: #4, Spring 1994

by Arenas, Norm, publisher and editor

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Published
1994
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£18.60

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New York: Anti-Matter, 1994. 53p., stapled wraps, 8.5x11 inches, illus., staples rusted, wraps lightly worn, phone number penned on rear wrap else very good punk / hardcore zine on newsprint.
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image of Oh, You Texas Tommy Rag [sheet music]

Oh, You Texas Tommy Rag [sheet music]

by Pollard, Laurence C; words and music

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Published
1912
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£44.64

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New York: Shapiro Music Publisher, 1912. 5p., 10.75x13.75 inch sheet music, minor edgewear. From a newspaper article published in June 1912, Pollard is described as being a skillful pianist and composer from Oakland, CA.
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Song to Stalin

by Blanter, Matvei; A.A. Surkov

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Published
1949
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Moscow: State Music Publishers, 1949. 5p. sheet music, 8.5x11.5 inches, very good.
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image of It Takes a Long Tall Brown-skin Gal to Make a Preacher Lay His Bible Down [sheet music]

It Takes a Long Tall Brown-skin Gal to Make a Preacher Lay His Bible Down [sheet music]

by Walker, Marshall; music by Will E. Skidmore

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Published
1917
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Kansas City, MO: Will E. Skidmore, 1917. Four-panel, 10.5x13.5 inch sheet music, chipped and with old clear tape reinforcements to tears; a reference example only. Laid in is a sheet with the hand-copied lyrics. Cover includes a portrait of the Vaudeville singer Rae Samuels. Lyrics in stereotyped dialect. "It takes a Long, Tall, Brown-Skin Gal to make a… Read more
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image of Rockin' the boat, mass music & mass movements

Rockin' the boat, mass music & mass movements

by Garofalo, Reebee, ed

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1992
ISBN
9780896084278
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£8.93

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Boston: South End Press, 1992. Paperback. 333p., paperback 5x9 inches; good condition.
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image of Abo, a fugitive from tenure, a memoir [Agent's Reading Copy]

Abo, a fugitive from tenure, a memoir [Agent's Reading Copy]

by Baez, Albert V.

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Published
2002
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£111.60

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Santa Barbara: John M. Daniel Literary Services, 2002. Paperback. 173p., wraps, minor abrasion on spine else very good condition, inscribed by Baez and signed "Abo." This is an Agent's Reading Copy and was never published, no copies found in OCLC as of 8/2021. Mexican-American physicist, best know for two of his daughters - Joan Baez & Mimi Farina. … Read more
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Peaceful Henry [sheet music]

by Kelly, Harry

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Published
1903
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Detroit, New York: Whitney Warner Pub. Co, 1903. 6p., 10.75x13.75 inch sheet music; spine reinforced by old clear tape. There are many versions of this once-popular sheet music; this one depicts the Henry of the song on the cover (this is not a photo of the composer, who was of Irish background). This version has only the musical notation,… Read more
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Turkestan [sheet music]

by Jones, Bobby; music by Jack Stern

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Published
1919
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New York: Broadway Music Corp, 1919. Four-panel sheet music, very good, 8.75x11.75 inches. Lyrics describe romantic fantasies about veiled women.
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image of Tricia Alexander & Lori Noelle [45rpm vinyl record] Side A: Woodstock by Joni Mitchell; Side B: Here We Go Again by Alexander & Noelle [inscribed & signed by both artists]

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Chicago: Rampur Records, 1981. Audio 45rpm. Single 45rpm vinyl record in original sleeve which is personally inscribed and signed by both artists, very good condition. Recorded live at Acme Recording Studios in Chicago. Conceived at His & Hers. Early demo recording by the lesbian duo from Chicago which later was released on their cassette in 1985 "Alexander-Noelle
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image of Our Noise: Our Generation X's Less Than Bright Shampoo Noise; The second issue by the same guy who brought you the first

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Columbia, SC: Self-published by the author, 1993. Pamphlet. 44, [1]p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.75 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled else very good zine. Fiction about young aspiring musicians in a small Virginia town; all issues of the zine were later collected in the book "Our Noise," published in 1995.
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£11.16
image of Gobbing pogoing and gratuitous bad language, an anthology of punk short stories [sub-title from cover]

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London: Spare Change Books, 1996. Paperback. 159p., slightly edge worn wraps else very good condition, first edition.
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£22.32
image of Ladyslipper Catalog & Resource Guide [4 issues]

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Durham: Ladyslipper, Inc, 2000. Four catalogs, various pagination, 8.25x10.5 inches, listings, prices, descriptions, photos, 1985 issue very worn covers, stapled booklets in pictorial wraps. Catalogs of women's records & tapes from 1985, 1990. 1996 & 2000. The 1985 issue has heavily-worn covers but the other three are very good condition.
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image of Ethics, Politics and Anarcho-Punk Identifications: Punk and Anarchy in Philadelphia

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Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2016. Hardcover. xiii, 237p., pictorial boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, very good condition. No dj.
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£37.20
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Ballad for Americans

by Robeson, Paul

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Published
1940
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£55.80

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Camden, NJ: Victor, 1940. Two 78 rpm records, in album sleeves with decorated cover that includes picture of Robeson, very good; records are apparently in playable condition but we lack the equipment to play them ourselves to check. Recorded in 1939. Music by Earl Robinson. Words by John Latouche.
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Spirituals

by Robeson, Paul

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Published
1948
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£44.64

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New York: Columbia Masterworks, 1948. Four 78 rpm records, in album sleeves with decorated cover. Records are apparently in playable condition but we lack the equipment to play them ourselves to check. Piano and vocal accompaniment by Lawrence Brown. Notes by John Ball, Jr. M-610. Songs include Go Down Moses, Balm in Gilead, By an' By, Sometimes I Feel… Read more
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image of Profane Existence: making punk a threat again [3 issues]

Profane Existence: making punk a threat again [3 issues]

by Maygun, Naked, coordinator/editor

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Published
2005
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Minneapolis: Profane Existence, 2005. Magazine. Three issues, Nos. 46, 47, and 48, of the left punk magazine, 98p. each, glossy wraps, 7x10 inches, all with old price stickers on front wraps else very good condition.
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