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Bandmen., Berger (Kenneth) -editor.
1 Berger (Kenneth) -editor. Bandmen.

Evansville, Indiana: Berger, (1955). Printed in Biloxi, Miss. Blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in black. Printed erratta slip laid in. Illustrated with photographic portraits of musicians. Some light dust soiling, a few amendments to the text in pen, a nice clean copy in general. A biographical directory of notable band members. 
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Selected Songs of Thomas Campion. Selected and Preface by W.H. Auden. Introduction by John Hollander., Campion (Thomas)
2 Campion (Thomas) Selected Songs of Thomas Campion. Selected and Preface by W.H. Auden. Introduction by John Hollander.

Boston: Godine, 1973. Marbled boards, brown cloth spine lettered in gilt. A fine copy in the marbled slipcase, which exhibits faint shelf wear. This is copy #4 of the Deluxe Edition, limited to 250 copies. Printed in Italy, a handsome production. 
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Whistle-Binkie; A Collection of Songs for the Social Circle., Carrick (John Donald) -et al. Compilers.
3 Carrick (John Donald) -et al. Compilers. Whistle-Binkie; A Collection of Songs for the Social Circle.
Glasgow: David Robertson, 1890. anticat16 
Two volumes. Original cloth, design stamped in blind on front covers, spines lettered in gilt. Top edges gilt. Some fading of spines, a bit of shelf wear, in general a decent, very good set, very fresh internally. A nice little set of this classic compilation of Scottish verse and song, with many biographies of the writers, and samples of their signatures. 
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Figuren aus der Operette Das Milchmadchen. Ausgefuhrt aus dem Liebhaber Theater zu Weimar den 24sten Janner 1776. Im Geschmack bunter Zeichnungen ausgeführt und herausgegeben von G.M. Kraus..., Weimar 1776. In Commission zu haben bey Conrad Jacob Leonhard Glusing...., Das Milchmadchen. [Anton Kippenberg].
4 Das Milchmadchen. [Anton Kippenberg]. Figuren aus der Operette Das Milchmadchen. Ausgefuhrt aus dem Liebhaber Theater zu Weimar den 24sten Janner 1776. Im Geschmack bunter Zeichnungen ausgeführt und herausgegeben von G.M. Kraus..., Weimar 1776. In Commission zu haben bey Conrad Jacob Leonhard Glusing....

Herrn Professor Dr. Anton Kippenberg zum 22. Mai 1934 gewidmet von der Frankfurter Bibliophilengesellschaft und Frankfurter Frennden. Original gray printer wrappers. A 16-page booklet. Three color plates are laid in. The front cover reproduces that of an edition of 1776. Slight chipping to top of spine, a few red marks to lower front wrapper, in general a nice clean copy. 
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The Songs of Craig and Ben., Geddes (Arthur)
5 Geddes (Arthur) The Songs of Craig and Ben.

These are two pamphlets by Arthur Geddes, sent to musicologist Bertrand Bronson. The first is: "The Songs of Craig and Ben" including The Last Farewell to the Bens and A Song to His Hunting Gun by Duncan Ban MacIntyre. 12pp., printed wrappers, stapled. Imprint of The Outlook Tower, Castlehill, Edinburgh. Reprinted from "The Scots Magazine" January, 1950. Pencil inscription from Geddes to Bronson on upper cover, fine condition. [with] "Craig and Ben" -- Their Life And Song. A study of Response to Environment. 6pp. , one illustration. Plain wrappers, stapled. This is extracted from Geography Magazine, Vol. 37, No. 1, January, 1952; paginated from 32 - 36. Pencil inscription on front cover from Geddes to Bronson. Very good condition. Laid in is what looks like a trial or promotional leaf from the 1951 book "The Songs of Craig And Ben" published by Serif Books; it is the title page, with page 9 on the verso. 
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The Songs, Duets, Choruses, &c. in The Devil's Opera: Originally Produced at the Theatre Royal, English Opera House, On Monday, August 13th, 1838., Macfarren (Mr. G. Alexander)
6 Macfarren (Mr. G. Alexander) The Songs, Duets, Choruses, &c. in The Devil's Opera: Originally Produced at the Theatre Royal, English Opera House, On Monday, August 13th, 1838.

London: Turnour, [c.1840]. Fifth Edition. Disbound, self-wrappers, 8vo., 16 pages. Indents on spine where removed from a binding, a little browning to edges, very light wear, very good. This booklet contains ads for music published by Hill & Co. including the scores for the Devil's Opera. This booklet contains the lyrics for the musical numbers in the play, and would have been sold in the theatre for use at the performance. 
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The McGill University Song Book. Compiled by a Committee of Graduates and Undergraduates., McGill University.
7 McGill University. The McGill University Song Book. Compiled by a Committee of Graduates and Undergraduates.
Montreal: Wm. Foster Brown, 1896. 
190pp. Red cloth, front cover designed and lettered in gilt. Floral end papers. Light rubbing of cloth, a very nice bright copy. Considerably revised and expanded from the previous edition of 1885. 
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Mozart's Briefe in Auswahl herausgegeben von Dr. Karl Storch., Mozart (Wolfgang Amadeus) [Art by Franz Stassen].
8 Mozart (Wolfgang Amadeus) [Art by Franz Stassen]. Mozart's Briefe in Auswahl herausgegeben von Dr. Karl Storch.
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Stuttgart: Greiner und Pfeiffer, [1906]. Erstes bis funftes Tausend. Dark blue cloth, black spine, front cover lettered in light blue and designed in black & gilt; spine designed and lettered in gilt. Spectacular Art Nouveau end papers printed in black, blue, and silver. Decorative title page and facing series page, and a small decorative panel on the verso of the title with the legend: BuchSchMuch von Franz Stassen. Some decorative headpieces and divisional half-title pages. Notes in pen on front blank, pencil marks in margins throughout, a few bumps to edges and modest wear to spine extremities, but generally quite a pleasant copy. Issued in the series: Bucher des Weisheit und Schonheit. 
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El Tango y sus poetas. Prologo, Seleccion y Textos Hector Negro.  Pinturas 7 Dibujos Sigfredo Pastor., Negro (Hector) -editor.
9 Negro (Hector) -editor. El Tango y sus poetas. Prologo, Seleccion y Textos Hector Negro. Pinturas 7 Dibujos Sigfredo Pastor.
Argentina: Cortizo Editor, (1995). 
4to., colour pictorial wrappers, [192]pp. Illustrated with many drawings in the text, and some plates in colour. Notes in pencil (translation) on one page, lower corner bumped, a nice clean copy otherwise. An anthology of poems and art about Tango. Text is in Spanish. 
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Primus - Les Claypool Promotional Material., Primus.
10 Primus. Primus - Les Claypool Promotional Material.

Los Angeles: Interscope Records, 1991. This is a promo packet for the band PRIMUS, promoting the album SAILING THE SEAS OF CHEESE. Three glossy 8 x 10 inch photos, and 5 pages of printed biographical info on three sheets (stapled). Fine condition. 
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On the Trail of Negro Folk-Songs., Scarborough (Dorothy)
11 Scarborough (Dorothy) On the Trail of Negro Folk-Songs.

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1925. Second printing. Green cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. A couple of small nicks to cloth, some modest shelf wear, but in general a clean and attractive copy. 
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Women's Army Corps Song Book., Song Book.
12 Song Book. Women's Army Corps Song Book.

[Washington?]: War Department, 1 August 1944. A small booklet in tan wrappers, stapled. 41 pages. About 4 X 5 inches. Some light edge wear, a clean very good copy. Five sections of songs (Patriotic, Service, Popular, etc), each accompanied by a clever drawing. Issued by the U.S. Government Printing Office: 1944 0-595231. 
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Chevy-Chace, An Old Ballad: Describing The woful Hunting-Match, on Cheviot-Hills; With the bloody Fight between The Earls Piercy and Douglas., Song Sheet (Chevy-Chace).
13 Song Sheet (Chevy-Chace). Chevy-Chace, An Old Ballad: Describing The woful Hunting-Match, on Cheviot-Hills; With the bloody Fight between The Earls Piercy and Douglas.
[Glasgow: Brash & Reid, ca.1800]. 
8pp. self-wrappers. 4" wide X 6" high. Wear to edges, first & last leaves detached/separated, about very good otherwise. A very fragile and ephemeral little booklet. Publication information is taken from the Library of Congress listing. A famous ballad, first published in the 17th century, which describes the Battle of Otterburn, which took place in 1388. A scarce booklet. 
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It's hard to say GOOD-BYE. Sung by Arthur Lennard., Song Sheet.
14 Song Sheet. It's hard to say GOOD-BYE. Sung by Arthur Lennard.
Probably London, [nd] ca.1900. 
A single orange leaf printed in black. Size is about 5" wide X 10" tall. Spotting, some small holes, light wear to edges, very good otherwise. A fragile, ephemeral song sheet. A song about how hard it is for the British soldier to say good-bye to hi s native land. 
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Jemmy & Nancy on the Banks of Tyne. (with) Marian the Merry., Song Sheet.
15 Song Sheet. Jemmy & Nancy on the Banks of Tyne. (with) Marian the Merry.
[np/nd] ca. 1850. 
A single leaf, illustrated with one cut. Some soiling, wear to edges, but complete and very good. A fragile, ephemeral song sheet. 
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JEREMIAH. Sung by Alec Hurley., Song Sheet.
16 Song Sheet. JEREMIAH. Sung by Alec Hurley.
Probably London, [nd] ca.1900. 
A single leaf, peach paper printed in black. Size is about 5" wide by 10" high. A few chips at edges, very good condition. A very fragile and ephemeral little song sheet. A song about an ambitious young man attempting to marry into money, but he is driven mad! 
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Just as the Sun Went Down. Sung by Miss Nellie Gannon., Song Sheet.
17 Song Sheet. Just as the Sun Went Down. Sung by Miss Nellie Gannon.
Probably London, [nd] ca.1900. 
A single leaf, orange paper printed in black. Size is about 5" wide by 10" high. A bit spotty, very good condition. A very fragile and ephemeral little song sheet. A song about the sadness and glory of military combat. 
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Let us be Sweethearts Again. Sung by James Norrie., Song Sheet.
18 Song Sheet. Let us be Sweethearts Again. Sung by James Norrie.
Probably London, [nd] ca.1900. 
A single leaf, beige paper printed in black. Size is about 5" wide by 10" high. Short tears along edges, some spotting, very good condition. A very fragile and ephemeral little song sheet. 
Price: 25.00 CAD
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MONA. Written by F.D. Weatherly. Music by Stephen Adams., Song Sheet.
19 Song Sheet. MONA. Written by F.D. Weatherly. Music by Stephen Adams.
Probably London, [nd] ca.1900. 
A single leaf, grey-green paper printed in black. Size is about 5" wide by 10" high. Some nicks along edges, nice condition. A very fragile and ephemeral little song sheet. 
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OH! DADDY Don't You Love Your Little Lulu?  Sung by Miss Katie Lawrence., Song Sheet.
20 Song Sheet. OH! DADDY Don't You Love Your Little Lulu? Sung by Miss Katie Lawrence.
Probably London, [nd] ca.1900. 
A single leaf, green paper printed in black. Size is about 5" wide by 10" high. Some browning along edges, nice condition. A very fragile and ephemeral little song sheet. 
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