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Spirituals

by Robeson, Paul

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1948
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£44.93

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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 Songs of free men; Paul Robeson, baritone, with piano accompaniment by Lawrence Brown

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New York: Columbia Records, [194-]. Four 78 rpm records in album sleeves encased in cover with antifascist graphic. The discs, which appear to be in playable condition though we lack the equipment to check, include two songs from QUIET FLOWS THE DON, Song of the Plains, Native Land, The Four Insurgent Generals, The Peet-Bog Soldiers, Joe Hill, and The… Read more
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£56.17
image of Carole King Sings Pierre & Chicken Soup With Rice [33 1/3 single]

Carole King Sings Pierre & Chicken Soup With Rice [33 1/3 single]

by Sendak, Maurice, Carole King

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1975
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£18.72

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New York: Scholastic Records & Colgems, 1975. Audio 45rpm. Single 33 1/3 rpm vinyl record in original sleeve. Two songs from the TV special "Really Rosie
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image of Liner from a sample disc [disc not present]: You are now the proud possessor of The Finest In High Fidelity JAZZ.. See complete catalog listing of EMARCY long play records inside.. 12" .. 10" .. Also Available On Extended Play 45 R.P.M.  Listed numerically

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New York: Mercury Record Corporation, 1950. Huge folio leaf printed in two colors and folded once to make a sleeve for a 12" phonograph record: we have this printed sleeve only. It lists sixty artists, from Dinah Washington to Cannon Ball Adderly; and on another side lists many many recordings. Item has been folded once again, vertically, and will… Read more
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£8.99
image of On Parade '93: San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Day [VHS cassette]

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[San Francisco]: n.pub, 1993. Footage of the parade, recorded on a standard Maxell T-120 tape, in a case with a colorful cover by Schwing Design hailing 1993 as "Year of the Queer.
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£14.98
image of Edison's Invention of the Kineto-Phonograph, with an introduction by Charles G. Clarke, A. S. C. Being a reprint of an article originally appearing in the Century Magazine in the year 1894

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Los Angeles: Privately Printed at the Pueblo Press [for editor-authors], 1939. Hardcover. 18p., b&w illustrations and facsimiles, rear pocket with zoetrope wheel; text printed on calendared paperstock with edges left untrimmed, hardbound issue, 10.5x8 inches; has a lovely coarse-linen spine over matte-black boards with printed face label. Copy no.145 of 250 only. Cloth-backing is mildly toned from handling; preliminary… Read more
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£224.67
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No living in the living room

by Dustin and the Furniture

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2008
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£8.99

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[Becket, MA-?]: Sweet Now Records, 2008. 41p., CD in plastic sleeve velcroed inside back cover. Photocopied zine format, 5.5x8.5 inches in staplebound wraps, with text about ecology, civilization, and explanations of the songs to be found on the CD. Third edition.
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image of Battle Hymn of '48, I've got a ballot; Great day and The same merry go round (two 6.5 inch records)

Battle Hymn of '48, I've got a ballot; Great day and The same merry go round (two 6.5 inch records)

by Robeson, Paul, Michael Loring, E. Y. Harburg, Lan Lomax, Bryant M. French

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1948
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£112.34

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[Brooklyn]: People's Songs, 1948. Audio 45rpm. Two 6.5 inch recordings on laminated illustrated cardboard released by People's Songs, unknown if they are still playable, in plain white original sleeve. Four songs released in conjunction with Henry Wallace's campaign in 1948 (Great Day is illustrated with two photos of Wallace) sung by Michalel Loring, Paul Robeson and the Yankee Doodle… Read more
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image of B. B., King blues guitar; arrangements by Hampton Reese

B. B., King blues guitar; arrangements by Hampton Reese

by [King, B. B.]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1970
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£11.23

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N. pl: Edward B. Marks Music Company, 1970. Paperback. 48p., softbound in 12x9 inch wraps, illustrated with b&w photos of King in recording studios and on tour. Externally rather worn but a sound copy clean within. Lyrics and music, with a prefatory statement by B.B. endorsing these transcriptions.
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image of Surveillance; Hearings before the subcommittee on courts, civil liberties, and the administration of justice.. on the matter of wiretapping, electronic eavesdropping, and other surveillance. February 6 [through] September 8, 1975. Part 1 [hearings], Part 2 Appendixes [two volumes, complete set]

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Washington, D. C.: GPO, 1975. v, 674, v, to 1379. Buff House wraps, fine clean volumes. 94th congress, first session. Serial no. 26.
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£74.89
image of All "Bird"; a new approach to jazz improvisation , #6

All "Bird"; a new approach to jazz improvisation , #6

by [Parker, Charlie]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2004
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£11.23

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New Albany, IN: Jamey Aebersold Jazz, 2004. 36p., 8.5x11 inches, cd enclosed in envelope on rear pastedown, wraps slightly bent at lower right corner, Revised version of 1976 edition.
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All Things Censored

by Abu-Jamal, Mumia, edited by Noelle Hanrahan, foreword by Alice Walker

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2000
ISBN
9781583220221
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£12.73

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New York: Seven Stories Press, 2000. Hardcover. 303p., cd with 78 minutes of the African American journalist's banned radio commentaries and readings by literary figures and activists supporting Mumia inserted in a sleeve pasted to the f.e.p., review sheet laid in, first printing, very good in a like dj, fading to lettering on spine.
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image of Association for Recorded Sound Collections: program for Twelfth Annual Meeting, Washington, D. C. February 22-25, 1978

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Washington: Association for Recorded Sound Collections, 1978. [8p] 6x9 inches, program schedule, wraps lightly foxed, staples rusted else good in stapled pictorial wraps.
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£8.99
image of Analysis of the 100 Greatest Swing Recordings

Analysis of the 100 Greatest Swing Recordings

by Rosenbaum, David

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1939
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£18.72

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San Francisco: Irving Morris Publishing, 1939. 32 p., stapled wraps, 8x6.75 inches, mimeographed, evidence of previous fold on back cover and some pencil notations, mostly on one page. Otherwise very good condition. Listing and discussion of merits of 100 swing records of the 1930's.
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image of The rebirth of Krazy Horse; poems for the struggle

The rebirth of Krazy Horse; poems for the struggle

by Reyes, Victorio

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2002
ISBN
9780972222549
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£8.99

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Albany, NY: Rebel Army Media Company, 2002. Paperback. v, 101p., spoken word cd in rear pocket, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Puerto Rican poet.
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image of Swahili (East Africa): World Foreign Language Record Series

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Cleveland: The World Publishing Co, 1965. 7.5x7.5 inch pictorial record sleeve containing six flexible 33-1/3 vinyl records and a 29p., 5x7 inch language manual in original pictorial wraps. Very good condition, first World Publishing printing. Language studies.
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£33.70
image of Jelly Roll Morton: "a king of the piano" in a collection of rare piano solo recordings, volume one, King Porter Stomp, the Pearls, Sweetheart o'Mine, Fat Meat and Greens

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N. pl: Brunswick Radio Corp, 1945. Paperback. 8p., 8.25x5.5 inch staplebound wraps, printed black and red on glazed white paperstock. slightly foxed and dust-soiled. Record notes for the album with thumbnail biography and a half-page or so on each of four "rare piano solo recordings" Brunswick collectors' series album no. B-1018.
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image of Chile, promise of freedom; a program produced by The Freedom Archives

Chile, promise of freedom; a program produced by The Freedom Archives

by [Allende, Salvador, Isabel Allende, Joan Jara, et alia]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2003
ISBN
9780972742238
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£11.23

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San Francisco: Chile 30 Collective / The Freedom Archives, 2003. CD, brand-new in standard plastic CD slipcase and publisher's cellophane, decorated with color reproduction of color-pencil drawing by Rene Castro. Voices of participants (Ariel Dorfman, Isabel Allende, others) reflecting on the coup and the period following; with "archival recordings..the attack on the presidential palace, Allende's speech at the UN..remarks… Read more
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