Category: Books on Music


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British Music of Our Time

By: A. L. Bacharach

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Pelican Books: 1946

Seller ID: AB0400007

Condition: Good

Pages age toned with some wear. Cover faded, aged with edge wear and some rips, spots and creases. Penciled price on cover. 256 pages. View more info

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The Barcarolle Time and Tune Book II, 70 Songs

By: Albert S. Caswell James E. Ryan

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Co: 1897

Seller ID: AS0800012

Condition: Good

Intact with a clean interior. Cover very worn with exposed boards at the corners and heavy rubbing overall. Corners very worn. Spine with a heavy lean. Pages unmarked and all intact, with some edgewear and small tears. 1897 edition. Please see image. 289 pages. View more info

Hymns for Junior Worship

By: Blanche Hoke, Marie C. Dieter, etc.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Philadelphia PA, The Westminster Press: 1940

Seller ID: AR0400001

Condition: Good

Penciled price inside. Pages clean and intact with some age toning. Cove with some corner bumps and edge scuffing, overall condition Good Plus. 144 pages. View more info

America Sings

By: Carmer, Carl

Price: $6.12

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1942

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: AL0300017

Condition: Fair

Ex LIbrary w/stamps, call #s, removed card pocket. Weak hinges, split to front. Cover worn w/edgewear & some soil. Pages intact w/light wear. Color illustrations very good. View more info

From Grieg to Brahms: Studies of Some Modern Composers and Their Art

By: Daniel Gregory Mason

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, The Outlook Company: 1902

Seller ID: AN0300010

Condition: Good

Ex-Library with stickers, card pocket and blind stamps. Text with very minor and light pencil marks. Cover edgeworn with library marks to spine. 225 pages. View more info

The Encyclopedia of Concert Music

By: David Ewen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1959

Seller ID: AD0500020

Condition: Very Good

Clean, intact and unmarked throughout. DJ rubbed with quite a bit of chipping. 566 pages View more info

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The Rose Maiden: A Cantata. Adapted From the German (Op. 3.)

By: Francillon, R. E., and Cowen, Frederic H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Oliver Ditson Company: undated

Seller ID: AM0200008

Condition: Good

Paper wraps worn but intact. Some edge tears and creases. Fading and light stains. Spine with light fraying. Binding intact with some looseness. Pages with some wear and light staining but fundamentally sound and intact. Please see image. 140 pages. View more info

A Book of Operas: Their Histories, Their Plots and Their Music

By: Henry Edward Krehbiel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1917

Seller ID: AG0500008

Condition: Good

Dealer price and notations on fep. Otherwise unmarked throughout. Age toning to pages. Pages and binding intact. Cover with some rubbing and edge wear, and some fading to spine. 345 pages. View more info

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Bachelor Ballads: Being Certain of the Masterpieces of Verse; Wherein is Set Forth the Sentiment of Good-Fellowship

By: illustrated by McManus, Blanche

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia PA, David McKay: 1898

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: AD0700033

Condition: Good

Illustrated green cloth cover worn with wrinkles to the cloth. General bumps and edgewear. Interior clean and intact. Very nice monotone illustrations. Pages clean with some overall wear to edges and aging. Please see image if available. 159 pages. View more info

Milton Cross' Encyclopedia of the Great Composers and Their Music, Volume I & II

By: Milton Cross

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1953

Seller ID: AB0300012

Condition: Good

Two volume set. Clean and unmarked throughout pages and text, with some age toning/discoloring to pages. Grey cloth covers rubbed and bumped with some age discoloring/staining to spine especially. 1009 pages total. View more info

Famous Composers and their Works, New Series, in two volumes

By: Philip Hale, editor

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston MA, J. B. Millet Company: 1900

Seller ID: AE0700002

Condition: Very Good

Matching 2 volume set. Flexible hard board covers. Previous owner's name on endpapers. Text and pages clean throughout. Indexed and profusely illustrated. Volume I is 234 pages and volume II is 222 pages. Covers with some overall wear and edge wear. Spines rubbed, although legible. Volume II has small vertical crack on edge of spine near top. View more info

Musicians of To-Day

By: Romain Rolland

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1915

Seller ID: AF0600014

Condition: Good

Previous owner name and date (May, 1915) on fep. Dealer price in pencil on fep. Text and pages clean and unmarked throughout otherwise with some edge wear and edge spotting. Blue cloth cover intact with some rubbing and sight edge wear. Title on front and spine intact and legible. Pages and binding intact and tight with repair between fep and half title page (otherwise Very Good). 324 pages. View more info

The Common Sense of Music

By: Sigmund Spaeth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1924

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: AB0400012

Condition: Good

Fep torn with majority missing. Pages otherwise intact with edge wear/age toning. Text clean and unmarked. Orange cloth cover intact with rubbing and some soiling and bumping. Edge wear and scuffs. 375 pages. View more info

Stanley Sadie's Music Guide: An Introduction

By: Stanley Sadie, Alison Latham

Price: $5.76

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs NJ, PrenticeHall, Inc.: 1986

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: AG0600002

ISBN: 0136079296

Condition: Good

Minor highlighting to text. Intact and clean. DJ with some rubbing and edge wear. View more info

Gorlifiad Cantre'r Gwaelod "The Inundation of Cantre'r Gwaelod" a Dramatic Cantata

By: W. Jarrett Roberts (composer), D. C. Harries (Welsh lyricist) L.W. Lewis (English lyricist) Henry Hersee (editor)

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Carnarvon, W. Jarrett Roberts: 1882

Seller ID: AD0500010

Condition: Good

Inscribed "with the composer's compliments" to (Jarred Lauvago?), 1882. Score to a Cantata composed for the 1881 Merthyr Tydvil National Eisteddvod. Lyrics in Welsh and English. Introductory text in English. 152 pages (score) plus introduction and list of subscribers. Pages and binding intact. Red cloth cover with a spot on front and some rubbing and edge wear, including tears/chips to ends of spine. Good Plus Condition, close to Very Good. View more info

Music in a New Found Land: Themes and Developments in the History of American Music

By: Wilfrid (Wilfred) Mellers

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Seller ID: AQ0600014

Condition: Good

ExLibrary. Text clean and pages intact. Flaps spotglued to eps. DJ price clipped, intact with minimal wear. Library sticker on spine. 543 pages. View more info