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Vocal Refrain - An Autobiography

by Lynn, Vera

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Goldring Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780491017954
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$21.01

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London: W.H. Allen, 1975. Brown boards with gold title is clean and unmarked with no wear. Internally there is age toning to top and fore edge else clean, tight and unmarked. Dustjacket has age toning to the reverse with just a light touch of wear to corner tips and is not price clipped. 192 pages. 71 photographs. The wartime's… Read more
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America's Mistress - The Life and Times of Eartha Kitt

by Williams, John L.

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Goldring Books
Published
2013
Condition
As New
Edition
First
ISBN
9780857385758
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$21.01

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London: Quercus, 2013. An As New copy in an As New Dustjacket. First Edition, First Printing. xv + 336 pages. 23 illustrations. Eartha Kitt was a skinny, mixed-race woman with an odd, angular face who was able to persuade fifties white America that she was the sexiest thing it had ever seen. Extraordinarily versatile in her… Read more
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Eva Cassidy - Songbird

by Burley, Rob and Maitland, Jonathan

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Goldring Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780752847795
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$11.20

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London: Orion, 2001. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. 151 pages. Illustrated throughout. Authorised by her parents Hugh and Barbara Cassidy. Once in a while a voice comes along that is so extraordinary and magical it touches people's lives in a deeply personal way. When Terry Wogan played Eva Cassidy's version of… Read more
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The Book of Christmas Carols

by Anonymous

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Goldring Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9781859260722
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$16.80

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Bolton: Aurora, 1996. A near Fine unmarked copy in laminated boards with near Fine dustjacket. The word 'carol' comes from the old French, carole, a type of song originally written and played as a courtly dancing song. Carols gradually assumed a more popular form, telling stories and celebrating religious themes for all seasons until the late 19th century, when… Read more
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image of Mamma Mia! How Can I Resist You?  -  The Inside Story of Mamma Mia! and the Songs of Abba

Mamma Mia! How Can I Resist You? - The Inside Story of Mamma Mia! and the Songs of Abba

by Andersson, Benny and Ulvaeus, Bjorn and Craymer, Judy

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Goldring Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780297844211
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$28.01

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2006. A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. A large format volume of 264 pages lavishly illustrated with colour photographs. The book draws together the intertwined tales behind two of popular music's most remarkable stories: the songs of ABBA, and the record-breaking show that gave those songs a fresh… Read more
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Melody and Harmony - A Treatise for the Teacher and Student

by Macpherson, Stewart

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Goldring Books
Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
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$14.00

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London: Joseph Williams, 1920. Grey cloth boards have a crease to front and internally there is light foxing to fore edge and endpapers else a very clean, tight and unmarked copy. vii + 304 pages. Musical notation throughout. The author was a professor at the Royal Academy of Music. The book is three books in one: Book I… Read more
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James Galway's Music in Time

by Mann, William

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Goldring Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855333829
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$14.00

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London: Mitchell Beazley, 1982. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. 384 pages. 350 illustrations. Music in time is about music and the men and women who wrote it and played it. It sets music against the backdrop of the times in which it was created, tracing its development from the earliest rhythms and… Read more
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La Vie En Rose - The Singers and the Songs of 20th Century Paris

by Delanoë, Pierre

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Goldring Books
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780500018316
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$28.01

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London: Thames and Hudson, 1997. A Fine unmarked copy in red laminated boards with Fine dustjacket. A large format volume of 112 pages. 250 illustrations, 100 in colour. The nostalgic French popular songs of the modern era instantly bring back memories of St. Germain's smoky night clubs, of Edith Piaf singing her heart out and bringing tears to the… Read more
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Through An Opera Glass

by Gass, Irene

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Goldring Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$11.20

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London: George G. Harrop, 1957. A Very Good+ unmarked copy with dustjacket which has wear to edges and a repaired closed tear and is not price clipped. 160 pages. 17 illustrations. This is a history of opera from its origins in 1600: from Peri and Monteverdi to Lully and Purcell, then through Handel and Gluck to its zenith, and… Read more
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The Beatles - Unseen Archives

by Hill, Tim and Clayton, Marie

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Goldring Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780752570457
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$25.21

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Bath: Parragon, 2001. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket. A large format volume of 384 pages. 600 photographs. The book chronicles the heady years in which the group bestrode the pop world like a colossus. The 600 fabulous photographs, taken by Associated Newspapers' photographers, include over 200 from negatives never previously printed and are published here for… Read more
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More Than Music

by Robertson, Alec

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Goldring Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$11.20

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London: Collins, 1961. A Very Good+ clean, tight and unmarked copy with just a touch of light foxing to endpapers. Dustjacket is not price clipped. 256 pages. A less than conventional biography which is a frank and sincere account of a musical and spiritual pilgrimage, of a personality developed through unexpected experiences, especially in the East. He… Read more
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The Queen's Throat - Opera, Homosexuality and The Mystery of Desire

by Koestenbaum, Wayne

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Goldring Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780854492053
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$21.01

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London: GMP, 1993. A Fine unmarked copy with Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. 271 pages. 30 illustrations. Up until now, silence has surrounded the long observed affinity of gay men for opera. This book violates the taboo, opens the closet, and shows how various and complex are the threads linking opera and homosexuality. A dazzling, innovative… Read more
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Talking of Music

by Cardus, Neville

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Goldring Books
Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$11.20

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London: Collins, 1957. A near Fine unmarked copy which has a strip of age toning to endpapers with dustjacket which has a repaired closed tear and is not price clipped. 320 pages. In his first book devoted exclusively to music for twelve years, Neville Cardus ranges at large over the music scene, which he has described with such grace… Read more
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Franz Liszt

by Rousselot, Jean

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Goldring Books
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$14.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1960. A Very Good + unmarked copy which has a decorative bookplate to front endpaper and a little light foxing to fore edge. Dustjacket is VG+ and is not price clipped. 248 pages. 19 illustrations. Part of the manuscript of Liszt's first Ballade and plaster cast of his right hand to front endpaper and map of Liszt's… Read more
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The Menuhins - A Family Odyssey

by Rolfe, Lionel Menuhin

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Goldring Books
Published
1978
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780915572229
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$21.01

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San Francisco: Panjandrum/Aris Books, 1978. A Fine unmarked copy with VG dustjacket which is not price clipped. First Edition. 256 pages. 27 illustrations. The Menuhins is the story of a miraculous family of great musicians and religious leaders. It is told here for the first time by the nephew of Yehudi Menuhin, the great violinist. Elements of the… Read more
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Christie's South Kensington - Pop Memorabilia Auction - 3 October 2002

by Anonymous

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Goldring Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$11.20

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London: Christie's, 2002. A Fine unmarked copy. Catalogue of the auction of Pop Memorabilia, Thursday 3 October 2002 held at Christie's South Kensington, London. 384 lots colour illustrated. Including John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Andy Warhol items. A1F. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Brilliant Rappers Educate Intelligent Students

by BREIS

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Goldring Books
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780956850409
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$4.20

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London: Student of Life Publishing, 2011. A Fine unmarked copy. In Brilliant Rappers Educate Intelligent Students, rap artist BREIS takes us on a journey through his book of rhymes and the inspiration behind them. His raps breathe life into language, whether its English, Yoruba, Pidgin English or Slanguage. He shares his influences and gives us a glimpse into the… Read more
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The Birth of the Detroit Sound - 1940-1964

by Bond, Marilyn and Boland, S.R.

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Goldring Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780738520339
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$11.20

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Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia, 2002. A Fine unmarked copy. 128 pages Photograph illustrations. The book chronicles the rise of rock 'n' roll in Detroit and also singles out some country and blues artists who had an early influence on the new sound. The year of 1964 was arbitrarily used because that was the year that Motown Records became the… Read more
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Rock and Roll - An Unruly History

by Palmer, Robert

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Goldring Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780517700501
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$14.00

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New York: Harmony, 1995. A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. 325 pages. Illustrated throughout. Rock and Roll is a profoundly American art form, the musical expression of revolutionary changes in popular culture and values, a Dionysian eruption that hit the white-bread fifties like a hurricane. It was a force destined to shake… Read more
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Beat Route

by Holland, Jools

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Goldring Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780575067004
Item Price
$14.00

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London: Victor Gollancz, 1998. A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. First edition, First printing. From the Flamenco guitarists in Seville to the Lebanese equivalent of the Spice Girls in Beirut, from fifties Cadillacs in Havana to riverside bars in Dublin, Jools Holland takes us on a grand tour of music, finding… Read more
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