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Dionysus in Paris: A Guide to Contemporary French Theatre

Dionysus in Paris: A Guide to Contemporary French Theatre

by Wallace Fowlie

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Used - Very Good — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Matt paper dust wrapper has minor edgewear and a touch faded at the spine. Private book
Published
1961
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1961. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Matt paper dust wrapper has minor edgewear and a touch faded at the spine. Private book plate to the pastedown. Scattered pencil underlining and marginalia throughout the text. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise.. First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper… Read more about this item
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Notes of the Horn: Hunting Verse, Old and New

Notes of the Horn: Hunting Verse, Old and New

by E. OE. Somerville & Martin Ross

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Used - Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. Gift insc
Published
1934
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London: Peter Davies, 1934. Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.). Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. Gift inscription to the first blank. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise.. First edition (first printing). Hardback. Physically 10” x 6¼” (0.9 kg); (xii) 95pp; Index; Includes:… Read more about this item
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They Were Singing: And What They Sang About

They Were Singing: And What They Sang About

by Christopher Pulling

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Used - Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper worn at the edges with loss to the top corner of the upper panel and lightly
Published
1952
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London, Toronto, Wellington & Sydney: George G. Harrap & Co., 1952. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper worn at the edges with loss to the top corner of the upper panel and lightly frayed at the spine ends, and the price clipped. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block.… Read more about this item
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The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

by Geoffrey Miller

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Used - Very Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. The contents very gently age-toned.
Published
1970
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Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.)
ISBN
9780902129061
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Sherborne: Dorset Publishing Company, 1970. Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.). Very Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. The contents very gently age-toned. . First edition (first printing). Hardback. Physically 9” x 5¾” (0.9 kg); (ix) 200pp; Index; Preface by Sir Adrian Boult; Includes: List of subscribers; Black & white photographs (plates); ISBN: 0-9021-2906-6… Read more about this item
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Brass Triumphant

Brass Triumphant

by Cyril Bainbridge

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Used - Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Published
1980
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ISBN
9780584103724
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London: Frederick Muller, 1980. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (black boards with gilt titling to the spine) Physically 9½” x 6¼” (0.9 kg); 171pp; Index; Cover art by Mike Jarvis; Includes: Black & white photographs (within the text); Appendices (4); ISBN: 0-5841-0372-7… Read more about this item
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Sound the Trumpets, Beat the Drums: Military Music Through the 20th Century: To Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the International Military Music Society

Sound the Trumpets, Beat the Drums: Military Music Through the 20th Century: To Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the International Military Music Society

by John Ambler, Colin Dean, Brian Reynolds, Paul Taylor, Alwyn W Turner & Gordon Turner

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Used - Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Published
2002
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ISBN
9781898594727
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Tunbridge Wells: Parapress In association with The International Military Music Society, 2002. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (blue boards with gilt titling to the spine) Physically 10” x 7” (1.1 kg); (xi) 196pp; Index; Edited by Colin Dean & Gordon Turner; Preface… Read more about this item
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Labour & Love: An Oral History of the Brass Band Movement
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Labour & Love: An Oral History of the Brass Band Movement

by Arthur R. Taylor

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Used - Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. The contents lightly toned with age.
Published
1983
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Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
ISBN
9780241111321
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London: Elm Tree Books, 1983. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. The contents lightly toned with age. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (grey boards with gilt titling to the spine) Physically 8¾” x 5¾” (0.9 kg); (vii) 280pp; Index; Includes: Black & white photographs (plates); ISBN: 0-2411-1132-3 ||… Read more about this item
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Brass Roots: A Hundred Years of Brass Bands and Their Music (1836-1936)
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Brass Roots: A Hundred Years of Brass Bands and Their Music (1836-1936)

by Roy Newsome

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Used - Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper now protected in a removable mylar sleeve.
Published
1998
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Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
ISBN
9781859281680
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Aldershot, Brookfield, Singapore & Sydney: Ashgate, 1998. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper now protected in a removable mylar sleeve. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (black boards with gilt titling to the spine) Physically 9½” x 6¼” (1 kg); (x) 262pp; Index; Bibliography; Includes: Black &… Read more about this item
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Operation Music-maker: The Story of Royal Marines Bands
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Operation Music-maker: The Story of Royal Marines Bands

by John Trendell

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Used - Very Good. Gently rubbed at the edges of the wrappers. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. The contents complete
Published
1978
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Hardback (Spiral Bound) (No Dust Wrapper.)
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Southampton: John Trendell, 1978. Hardback (Spiral Bound) (No Dust Wrapper.). Very Good. Gently rubbed at the edges of the wrappers. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. The contents complete, clean and tight. . Hardback (Spiral Bound). Physically 11¾” x 8¾” (0.9 kg); 148pp; Bibliography; Includes: Organisational charts; Errata slip laid in; Black & white… Read more about this item
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A Love Affair with Music: The Life and Times of Musician, Bandleader and Show Business Icon Geoff Love
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A Love Affair with Music: The Life and Times of Musician, Bandleader and Show Business Icon Geoff Love

by Bill Birch

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Used - Near Fine.
Published
2017
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Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.)
ISBN
9780956667014
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Todmorden: Bill Birch, 2017. Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.). Near Fine. . First edition (first printing). Signed copy. Hardback. Physically 10½” x 8” (1.3 kg); 192pp; Preface by Norman Newell; Signed & dated by the author, without dedication, on the first blank page - without provenance. Includes: Black & white photographs (within the text); Colour photographs (within the text);… Read more about this item
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The Idiom of the People: English Traditional Verse edited with an Introduction and Notes from the Manuscripts of Cecil Sharp

The Idiom of the People: English Traditional Verse edited with an Introduction and Notes from the Manuscripts of Cecil Sharp

by James Reeves

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Used - Good+ — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Matt paper dust wrapper has minor edgewear and a touch faded with heavier toning to the spin
Published
1958
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London, Melbourne & Toronto: Heinemann, 1958. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Good+ — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Matt paper dust wrapper has minor edgewear and a touch faded with heavier toning to the spine. Edges of the textblock heavily spotted. Minor age-toning to the lining papers. Previous owners' name and date to the first blank. The contents complete, clean and… Read more about this item
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Old Violins
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Old Violins

by Rev. H. R. (Hugh Reginald) Haweis

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Used - Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. A touch faded at the spine. Minor age-toning to the lining pa
Published
1898
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London: George Redway, 1898. Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.). Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. A touch faded at the spine. Minor age-toning to the lining papers. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise. . Hardback. Physically 8½” x 5¼” (0.9 kg); 292pp; Index; Bibliography; In the Collector series; Includes: List of violin… Read more about this item
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Carols: Their Origin, Music, and Connection with Mystery-plays

Carols: Their Origin, Music, and Connection with Mystery-plays

by William J. Phillips

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Used - Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding which is somewhat faded.
Published
1921
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London: George Routledge & Sons, 1921. Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.). Good. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding which is somewhat faded. . Hardback. Physically 8¾” x 7” (0.9 kg); (xv) 134pp; Preface by Sir Frederick Bridge; No publishing date stated, estimated from references. Includes: Line drawings; Musical scores; Frontispiece; || The book is… Read more about this item
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Drury Lane: Three Centuries of the Theatre Royal, 1663-1971

Drury Lane: Three Centuries of the Theatre Royal, 1663-1971

by Brian Dobbs

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Used - Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper with a nick to the head of the spine. Gift
Published
1972
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Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
ISBN
9780304938599
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London: Cassell, 1972. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper with a nick to the head of the spine. Gift inscription to the first blank. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (green boards with… Read more about this item
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Irish Melodies

Irish Melodies

by Thomas Moore

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Used - Poor. Heavily bruised at the head, tail and corners of the boards with loss to the foot of the spine strip which is starting to
Published
1825
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Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.)
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London: Printed for J. Powell & Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, 1825. Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.). Poor. Heavily bruised at the head, tail and corners of the boards with loss to the foot of the spine strip which is starting to detach. The contents complete, clean and tight. . D. Maclise. Hardback. Physically 9¾” x 7¼”… Read more about this item
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Dead Man Blues: Jelly Roll Morton Way Out West

Dead Man Blues: Jelly Roll Morton Way Out West

by Phil Pastras

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Used - Near Fine. Previous owners' name and date to the verso upper wrapper. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Published
2001
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Paperback (No Dust Wrapper.)
ISBN
9780520236875
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Berkley, Los Angeles & London: University of California Press, 2001. Paperback (No Dust Wrapper.). Near Fine. Previous owners' name and date to the verso upper wrapper. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise. . Paperback. Physically Trade Paperback (9” x 6”) (0.9 kg); (xxiv) 246pp; Index; Bibliography; In the Music of the African Diaspora series; Includes: Black &… Read more about this item
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Pops: The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong

Pops: The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong

by Terry Teachout

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Used - Very Good — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper nicked at the head of the spine and top corner of the upper panel, a decent
Published
2009
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Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
ISBN
9781906779566
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London: JR Books, 2009. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper nicked at the head of the spine and top corner of the upper panel, a decent copy otherwise. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (black boards with silver titling to the spine) Physically 9½” x 6¼” (1.3 kg);… Read more about this item
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The Original Jelly Roll Blues: The Story of Ferdinand Lamothe, A.K.A. Jelly Roll Morton, the Originator of Jazz, Stomps and Blues

The Original Jelly Roll Blues: The Story of Ferdinand Lamothe, A.K.A. Jelly Roll Morton, the Originator of Jazz, Stomps and Blues

by William J. Schafer

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Used - Very Good.
Published
2008
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Paperback (No Dust Wrapper.)
ISBN
9781844513949
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London: Flame Tree, 2008. Paperback (No Dust Wrapper.). Very Good. . Paperback. Physically Trade Paperback (9¼” x 6”) (1 kg); 256pp; Index; Bibliography; In the Jazz Motivations series; Preface by Howard Mandel; Includes: Black & white photographs; Chronological tables; Discography; ISBN: 978-1-8445-1394-9 || The book is on my shelves and will be carefully packed and posted from the… Read more about this item
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Mozart on the Stage

Mozart on the Stage

by Christopher Benn

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Used - Very Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper worn at the edges with loss to the spine ends and top margin, a little faded
Published
1946
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London: Ernest Benn, 1946. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper worn at the edges with loss to the spine ends and top margin, a little faded overall. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding which is a touch dull. Text complete, clean and tight but with a hint… Read more about this item
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French Theatre Since 1830

French Theatre Since 1830

by Harold Hobson

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Used - Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Published
1978
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Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
ISBN
9780714536507
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London: John Calder, 1978. Hardback in Dust Wrapper.. Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (red boards with gilt titling to the spine) Physically 8¾” x 5¾” (0.9 kg); 261pp; Index; Includes: Black & white photographs; Frontispiece; ISBN: 0-7145-3650-4 || The book is on my shelves and will… Read more about this item
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