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Missa Luba, Mass in Congolese Style for Mixed Chorus with Tenor Soloist and Percussion; English and Latin Texts; Arranged By Guido Haazen
New York, Lawson Gould Music. 1964, First Edition. Soft cover. Book, First Edtition. Tall large octavo, stapled illusrated stiff wraps. 56 pp. Complete musical score to this African choral version of the Mass. A very tight, clean, crisp, stiff, unmarked volume with just a hint of dust. FINE. SCARCE. Fine.
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Book number: 09172
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1551]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Missa Luba, Mass, Congolese, Choral, Chorus, Latin, English, African, American, Congo, Religious, Music, Musicisina, Vocal, Religion, Christian, Ceremony,

 
BALLIETT, WHITNEY.
New York Notes: A Jazz Journal 1972-1975.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, (1976). F. Hardcover. Book, First Edition. Octavo, black cloth covered boards decorated with crimson metallic decoration of a trumpet and purple metallic title. Top edge stained red. 250pp. A journal of New York jazz in the mid-70s. Fine in near fine dust jacket with a light crease to corner of front foldover, else fine. Balliett was jazz critic for the New Yorker and included is a biography of Charlie Parker and reviews of the Newport Jazz Festival. A beautiful copy in a very near fine dust jacket. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.
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Book number: 01406
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1994]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Jazz, York, Music, Criticism, Village Vanguard, Clubs, Newport Jazz Festival, Charlie Parker, Gerry Mulligan, Count Basie, New Yorker, Magazine, Critic General

 
BARTOK, BELA
BELA BARTOK: MIKROKOSMOS - PROGRESSIVE PIANO PIECES - VOL. 2 PIANO SOLO (New Definitve Edition)
Boosey & Hawkes. 1987. Original Wraps. Book, Quarto, grey printed wraps (paperback). 46pp. including notes. Preface by Peter Bartok and by Bela Bartok. Illustrated with a few black and white photographs of the composer. Text in French, English, German and Hungarian. Moderate rubbing to exterior and some pencilled notes. Very Good. Very Good.
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Book number: 07404
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 | £UK 17 | JP¥ 2437]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Bartok, Sheet Music, Piano, Series, Mikrokosmos, Hunagrian, Modern, Classical, Piano

 
BERANEK, LEO
Music, Acoustics & Architecture
New York, John Wiley & Sons. 1962, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Imperial octavo, oatmeal colored cloth covered boards. 586 pp. including name and subject indexes. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and floor plans and diagrams of famous orchestra halls and auditoria. A fantastic survey of the acoustic properties of music halls around the world with analyis and commentary on the science/art of designing accoutically warm and intimate performance spaces. Tiny prior owner name at top corner of pastedown, else fine in a tight, clean, bright, unclipped dust jacket with a couple of short closed edge tears. Fine in very good plus dust jacket. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 09104
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.25 | £UK 38.5 | JP¥ 5538]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Beranek, Design, Building, Construction, Concert, Music, Hall, Auditorium, Sound, Acoustics, Architect, Architecture, Architectural, Theory, Practice, Guide, Technique, Absorption, Royal Albert, History, Rating, Scale, Warmth, Timber, Symphony, Orchestral

 
BLAUKOPF, KURT
Mahler: A Documentary Study
New York, Oxford University Press. 1976, First Edition. (ISBN: 0195198778). Cloth. Book, First Edition, Quarto, navy blue cloth covered boards with gilt spine title. 280 pp. Translated from the German by Kurt Blaukopf. Sein Leben, sein Werk und seine Welt in Zeitgenossischen Bildern und Texten. Quarto. 280pp. The first part consisting of a photographic "documentation" of Mahler's life and times inclucing 362 illustrations, 37 in color, with facsimiles, black and white and color photographs and maps also in black and white and color. The second half of the book is a collection of textual documents including letters etc. which constitute an unusual reference resource for the Mahler scholar or student. A tight, clean, fresh, unmarked and unblemished document with fresh cloth and bright spine title in a crisp, tight, sharp, glossy, unclipped dust jacket. A collector's copy kept in mylar from the day of purchase. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 09941
USD 34.00 [Appr.: EURO 30 | £UK 26.25 | JP¥ 3766]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0195198778 Mahler, Gustav, Documentary, Biography, Biographical, Biographer, Blaukopf, Kurt, Classical, Music, Musician, Composer, Vienna, Viennese, Wiener, Symphonies, Lieder, Symphonic, Classic, Western, Austrian, Maestro, Conductor, Photograph, Photogr

 
BORDMAN, GERALD MARTIN
American Musical Comedy from Adonis to Dreamgirls
New York, Oxford University Press. 1982, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Octavo, black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. 244pp. including extensive index and appendix of Principals and Credits for Important American Musical Comedies and another appendix with libretto of William Gill's "Adonis". Illustrated with black and white photographs. A very tight, clean, fresh, bright copy in a tight, bright price-clipped dust jacket. Fne in near fine dust jacket. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 07340
USD 15.60 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1728]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Bordman, Entertainment, Broadway, Operetta, Musical, New York, American, English, Music, Singing, Vocal, Stage, Choral, Theater, Drama, Play, Gilbert, Sullivan, Sondheim, Modern, , Gill, Adonis,

 
BROWN, DAVID
Thomas Weelkes: A Biographical and Critical Study.
New York, Praeger. 1969, First Edition. Original Cloth. Book, Octavo, red cloth covered boards. 223pp. including index, bibliography and list of Weelkes extant manuscripts. A very tight, very bright volume with fresh cloth and crisp unread pages in a dust jacket with a hint of dust and one small nick to top rear edge, else fine. Very fine in very near fine dust jacket. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 07052
USD 26.00 [Appr.: EURO 23 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2880]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Weelkes, Biography, Critical, Criticism, Composer, Music, Elizabethan, Renaissance, England, English, Musician, Classical, Choral, Madrigal, Composing, Composition, History, Manuscript, Score, Anthem, Ballet, Textual Bibliography,

 
ROBERT SCHMERTZ; ARRANGED BY LEE B. THOMSSEN; EDITED BY JO DAVIDSON
A Picture Book of Songs and Ballads
Pittsburgh, Robert Schmertz Book Fund. 1976, First Edition. Soft cover. Book, Quarto, illustrated white stapled stiff wraps. 62 pp. plus "Production Notes". Illustrated throughout with brilliant color lithographs. Errata slip pasted on verso of title page. A collection of songs (with musical scores) by this beloved Pittsburgh folk singer and composer of songs about the rivers and mountains of Western Pennsylvania. A very tight, bright, clean unblemished volume with brilliant illustrations with no rust to staples and apparently unused. A mere suspicion of soil at a couple of spots which only shows on this bright white cover. Fine. Uncommon. Fine.
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Book number: 09607
USD 22.80 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 | £UK 17.5 | JP¥ 2525]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Schmertz, Traditional, Folk, Songs, Music, Vocal, Score, Ballad, Musical, Illustrated, Pennsylvania, Western, River, Allegheny,

 
DETT, NATHANIEL (EDITOR)
Religious Folk-Songs of the Negro as Sung at Hampton Institute
Hampton, VA, Hampton Institute Press. 1927, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Octavo, navy blue cloth covered boards. 236, ii, XIII (appendix). A scarce collection of traditional hymns, gospel, folk songs and "Songs of Tribulation" of the American Negro. An historical document of African-American culture and the history of slavery. Songs in musical score with lyrics. A tight, generally unmarked and clean volume with nice cloth and clear gilt, a bit less than bright but showing no loss. Two prior owner signatures on front endpapers Without dust jacket as issued. Near fine. A very nice copy. SCARCE. Fine.
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Book number: 08312
USD 58.00 [Appr.: EURO 51.25 | £UK 44.5 | JP¥ 6425]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Hampton, Black, African, American, African-American, Negro, History, Music, Song, Institute, Virginia, Education, Higher, State, Score, Musical, Vocal, Lyrics, Choral, Cultural, Studies, Race, Discrimination, Gospel, Hymn, Slave, Slavery, Traditonal, Folk

 
DULEBA, WLADYSLAW
Wieniawski
Neptune City, NJ, Paganiniana Publications. 1984, First Edition. (ISBN: 0866220178). Illustrated Hardcover. Book, Quarto, photo-illustrated glazed paper covered boards. 175 pp. Very generously illustrated throughout with loads of blackand white vintage photographs, reproductions, ephemera, scores and playbills etc. A very fine volume, bright, tight, clean, fresh, glossy, sparkling, crisp, unmarked and unread. FINE. Flawless. AS NEW. (Without dust jacket as issued). As New/No Jacket.
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Book number: 09133
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2215]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0866220178 Music, Musician, Polish, Classical, Composer, Symphony, Concerto, Chamber, Instumental, Duleba, Illustrated, Photograph, Photography, Biography, History, Poland,

 
FOSTER, CHUCK
Roots Rock Reggae: An Oral History of Reggae Music from Ska to Dancehall
New York, Billboard Books. 1999, First Edition. (ISBN: 0823078310). Soft cover. Book, Large octavo, black photo-illustrated stiff wraps (trade paperback). 352 pp. including index and selected discography. A history of "reggae" music from ska to dub with particular focus on many of the lesser internationally known musicians and dj's who were integral to the development of this music. The selected discography is particularly valuable for the collector especially the part of the discography which lists anthologies. A very tight, clean, fresh, bright, square, stiff, crisp, unmarked and unread volume with a flat uncreased spine. Small thin like scratch across lower spine and light bump to top forecorner else fine. Near Fine. Fine.
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Book number: 09903
USD 34.00 [Appr.: EURO 30 | £UK 26.25 | JP¥ 3766]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0823078310 Music, Foster, Jamaica, Jamaican, Roots, Rock, Reggae, Popular, Caribbean, Rhythm, Musician, Ska, Dancehall, Marley, Tosh, Maytalls, Toots, Perry, Lee, Scratch, Burning Spear, History, Biography, Biographical, Dub, Island, Dj, Disk Jockey

 
GRAZIAN, DAVID
Blue Chicago: The Search for Authenticity in Urban Blues Clubs
Chicago, University of Chicago Press. 2003, First Edition. (ISBN: 0226305686). Hardcover. Book, Black cloth spine over black paper covered boards. 301 pp. including index, bibliography and extensive notes. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The author follows the blues through its natural habitat in bars, clubs and "low joints". A fascinating ground level look at a major force in popular American music seeking it out where it lives. A tight, clean, fresh, bright, unmarked and unread volume in a crisp, sharp, sparkling dust jacket, unclipped. Fine in fine dust jacket. BRAND NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 09369
USD 26.00 [Appr.: EURO 23 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 2880]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0226305686 Blues, Jazz, Music, Popular, Chicago, Musician, African, American, African-American, Negro, History, Band, Urban, Club, Bars, Nightlife, Sociology, Musicology, Grazian

 
HAPGOOD, ISABEL FLORENCE
Epic Songs Of Russia
Westport, CT, Greenwood Press. 1970, First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Book, Octavo, original brown cloth covered boards.358pp. A facsimile edition of the original and only other edition of 1886. This copy is very tight, very clean, fresh cloth and unread bright white pages. There is an odd compression mark to the pages but the book appears unread and otherwise as new. Near Fine. Fine.
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Book number: 06970
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2215]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Hapgood, Russia, Russian, Music, Vocal, Song, Songs, History, Musical, Musician, Lyric, Sociology, Musicology, Slavic, Folk, Culture, Cultural, Studies, Historical, Facsimile

 
HARDING, ROSAMOND E.M.
The Piano-Forte, Its History Traced To The Great Exhibition of 1851
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. 1933, First Edition. Hardcover. Book, Octavo, rust red cloth with gilt rule and gilt spine title. 432pp. including extensive indices and appendices among which are, Technical Terms, List of Patents, Concerning Wire, Felt-Making: tinder and sponge for hammer heads; process of tanning leather for hammer heads, Prices of Pianofortes and materials used in their manufacture, Select list of English Pianoorte makers in London and its environs up to the year 1851, A Note on pedal signs. Generously illustrated throughout with 31 full page plates (photographs) plus innumerable in-text diagrams, sketches and charts and at least one folding diagram showing the details of the mechanism of a keyboard. A very tight, square, sound and complete volume with bright clear gilt. Discreet prior owner signature on ffep. Some darkening and one stain at top corner of exterior page edges (not affecting interior page edges) . No rubbing, tears etc. to cloth. Some spotting on boards (virtually all on rear panel). Occasional light dust smudges to page margins. NO tears, NO creases, NO marks or stains to the interior. All images and diagrams fine. A very good plus volume. VERY SCARCE. Very Good.
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Book number: 06838
USD 124.00 [Appr.: EURO 109.5 | £UK 95.25 | JP¥ 13735]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Harding, Piano, Pianoforte, Piano-Forte, History, Manufacture, Development, Music, Musician, Musical, Instrument, Percussion, Percussive, Material, Technique, Technical, Manual, Guide, Details, Specifications, Construction, Upright, Grand, Transposing, Ca

 
HARTMANN, RUDOLF
Richard Strauss: The Staging of His Operas and Ballets
New York, Oxford University Press. 1981, First Edition. (ISBN: 0195202511). Cloth. Book, Quarto, blue cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. 279 pp. including index. Generously illustrated throughout with color and black and white photographs and reproductions and sketches. A tight, clean, unmarked volume with fresh cloth and bright spine gilt, unmarked except for colorless abrasion to front pastedown. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 09896
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 24.75 | £UK 21.5 | JP¥ 3101]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0195202511 Strauss, Austria, Austrian, Opera, Ballet, Staging, Design, Stage, Music, Richard, Romantic, Late, Post, German, Germany, Musical, Scenery, Architecture, Sound, Painting, Sketch,

 
HOFFMANN, DEZO;JOPLING, NORMAN
Faces of John Lennon
New York, McGraw-Hill. 1985, First Edition. (ISBN: 0070293066). Cloth. Book, First printing. Tall quarto, grey cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. 161 pp. plus detailed captions for each of the photographs. Very generously illustrated throughout with black and white photographs of John Lennon, preceded by a short text by Norman Jopling. Thereafter every page is a full page or double page photograph of Lennon, with or without fellow Beatles and Yoko Ono. Hoffman was one of the lucky few to pick up on the Beatles early in their career, and one of the striking aspects f this collection, (which includes many now famous photographs of Lennon), is the fresh innocence of John Lennon in the earlly years of the Beatles. A great collection of portraits of the most controversial and perhaps the most important voice of the English band that changed the world. This copy is tight and clean, with very fresh cloth and sparkling spine titles, with a bright, white, clean, unmarked, unblemished and apparently unread volume in a very tight, clean, sharp, crisp unblemished and unclipped dust jacket. This collector's copy has been kept in mylar from day one and is in pristine condition. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 09938
USD 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.25 | £UK 32.25 | JP¥ 4652]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0070293066 Beatles, Lennon, John, Guitar, Composer, Musician, Music, Popular, English, England, America, American, Rock N Roll, Rock, and, Invasion, Band,Group, Photography, Photographer, Photographs, Portraits, Portraitrue, Photo-Journalism, Photojournal

 
HOOVER, CYNTIHA A.
Music Machines-American Style A Catalogue of the Exhibition
Washington, D.C, Smithsonian Institution. 1971, First Edition. Original Wraps. Book, Quarto, illustrated stiff wraps. 186pp. Very generously illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, drawings and diagrams. Square, clean, unmarked. Tiny rub at spine base. Near fine. Fine.
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Book number: 07031
USD 15.60 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1728]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Hoover, Wurlitzer, Jukebox, Juke Box, Music, Popular, Machine, Machinery, Records, 45s, Mechanical, Crank, Manual, Electronic, Radio, Cylinder, Vintage, Antique, Technical, Illustrated,

 
JACKSON, PAUL
Saturday Afternoons at the Old Met: The Metropolitan Opera Broadcasts 1931-1950
Portland, Oregon, Amadeus Press. 1994, First Edition Thus. (ISBN: 0931340489). Cloth. Book, Corrected reprint edition. Thick quarto, red cloth covered boards. with gilt spine titles. 569 pp. including index and selected bibliography notes and list of operas and casts of recorded broadcasts. Ilustrated throughout with black and white photographs. A tight, clean volume with very fresh cloth and bright gilt, in a crisp, sharp, tight, glossy unclipped dust jacket. Fine in fine dust jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 08825
USD 38.80 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 | £UK 30 | JP¥ 4298]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0931340489 Metropolitan Opera New York , Discography, Met, Metropolitan, Radio, Broadcast, History, Music, Vocal, Operatic, American, America, Musicology, Cast, Performers, Singing, Singer, Acting,

 
JONES, MABLEN
Getting It on: The Clothing of Rock 'N' Roll
New York, Abbeville Press. 1990. (ISBN: 0896596869). Cloth. Book, Quarto, brown cloth covered boards. 208 pp. including index and bibliography. Generously illustrated throughout with color photographs of rock stars and their costumes. A very tight, clean, fresh, unmarked volume in a crisp sharp bright dust jacket. Small semicricle of dampstain on board at spine base, not affecting interior. else fine. Near fine in fine dust jacket. As New/As New.
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Book number: 08482
USD 19.60 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 | £UK 15.25 | JP¥ 2171]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0896596869 Mablen Jones, Rock N Roll, Rock, Popular, Music, Dress, Costume, Threads, Musician, Modern, Band, Fashion, Clothing, Make Up. History, Entertainment, Stage, Props,

 
KOCH, FREDERICK
Reflections On Composing: Four American Composers, Elwell Shepherd, Rogers and Cowell.
Pittsburgh, PA, Carnegie Mellon University. 1983, First Edition. Original Wraps. Book, Quarto, red stiff wraps bound with white spiral wire, with gilt titles. A MINT copy in original publisher's shrink wrap. AS NEW. As New.
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Book number: 09718
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2215]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Koch, Classical, Music, Education, Works, Chamber, Orchestral, Symphonic, Voice, Composer, Composing, Composition, Modern, American, Vocal, Musician, Performance, Elwell, Shepherd, Rogers, Cowell

 
KRAMER, LAWRENCE
Classical Music and Postmodern Knowledge
Berkeley, CA, Univ of California Press. 1996, First Edition. (ISBN: 0520207009). Soft cover. Book, Octavo, illustrated stiff wraps (paperback). 297pp. including index. An interesting survey of postmodern concerns in musicology and classical music composition with examples from the songs of Mendelssohn through Haydn, Ives, Bach, Goethe's songs to Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe. Appendix included with 3 Goethe songs. A very tight, clean, fresh, bright, unmarked and unread volume with a flat uncreased spine. Fine. AS NEW. Fine.
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Book number: 06885
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 | £UK 17 | JP¥ 2437]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0520207009 Classicism Music Classical, Postmodern, Theory, Culture, Cultural, Studies, Semiology, Ives, Ravel, Goethe, Mendelssohn, Heuristic, Musicology, Musicological, Lied, Lieder, Politics, Composition, Composer, Haydn

 
LEBRECHT, NORMAN
The Companion to 20th-Century Music
New York, Simon & Schuster. 1993, First Edition. (ISBN: 0671666541). Hardcover. Book, Octavo, gray cloth spine over pale teal paper covered boards. 415 pp. including index, bibliography, chronology and discography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. An A-Z dictionary style general reference and great browsing entertainment for lovers of contemporary classical music. A very tight, clean, fresh, bright, unmarked and unread volume in a very tight, crisp, sharp, bright, unclipped dust jacket. Thin faint remainder mark across top edge, else fine. Fine in fine dust jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 09683
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 18.5 | JP¥ 2658]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0671666541 Lebrecht, Modern, Classical, Avant-Garde, Music, Composer, Musician, Singer, Instrumetnal, Reference, History, Encyclopedia, Musical, Orchestra, Genre , Contemporary, 20th Century. Twentieth Century

 
MCCULLOUGH, HAX.
The Illustrated History of Opera In Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Opera Society. 2005, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Quarto, blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Decorative musical notation endpapers. 187 pp. Very generously illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, (many vintage) from the long history the the Pittsburgh Opera and opera performance in Pittsburgh. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by author HAX MCCULLOUGH on title page. A very tight, bright, fresh, clean, unblemished volume with sparkling gilt and fresh cloth, unmarked and unread in a glossy, bright, clean, tight, brilliant dust jacket. Fine in fine dust jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New. Inscribed by Author(s).
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Book number: 09597
USD 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.75 | £UK 27.75 | JP¥ 3988]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: Opera, Vocal, Music, History, Classical, Mccullough, Hax, Pittsburgh, Singing, Song, Performance, Historical,

 
PERRY, MARK; ECHENBERG, ERICA; P, MARK
And God Created Punk
United Kingdom, Virgin Publishing. 1996, First Edition. (ISBN: 086369974X). Soft cover. Book, Quarto, grey color photo-illustrated stiff wraps (paperback).143pp. Illustrated with color photographs. Near fine. Fine.
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Book number: 07405
USD 16.80 [Appr.: EURO 15 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1861]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 086369974x Punk Rock Music, History, Popular, and Roll, N British, Britain, England, English, London, Club, Scene, Group. Bands, Band, Recording, Record, Musician, Vocal, Alternative, Rebel, Rebellion, Radical

 
PETERLONGO, PAOLO
The Violin: Its Physical and Acoustic Principles
New York, Taplinger Publishing. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0800880196). Hardcover. Book, Small quarto, blue cloth covered boards. 160pp. A complete guide to the construction, materials, physics, dynamics and audio properties of the violin with examples of great instruments by Guarnerius and Stradivarius inter alia. Generously illustrated with 26 figures in black and white and a section of 14 full color, full page glossy photgraphs of famous violins (front, back and side views) with detailed descriptions on the facing pages. A tight, clean, fresh, bright, unblemished volume with a small neat prior owner signature at top corner of ffep, else fine in a clean, bright, crisp dust jacket with a very short closed edgetear on rear top with a faint associated crease. Very near fine in near fine dust jacket. A nice copy. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 06249
USD 54.00 [Appr.: EURO 47.75 | £UK 41.5 | JP¥ 5981]
Catalogue: Music
Keywords: 0800880196 Violin Music Musical Instruments Strings, Instrument, Construction, Illustrated, Diagram, Peterlongo, Stradivarius, Guarneri, Stradivari, Bridge, Dynamics, Material, Technique, Structure, Sound, Tone, Finish, Vibration, Physics, Wood, Ebony,

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