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HANDEL'S TRUMPETER: THE DIARY OF JOHN GRANO
Written by John Grano; John Ginger; Crispin Steele-Perkins.
Stock no. 2134686
Published by Pendragon Press. 1998. Very good condition.

Bucina: The Historic Brass Society Series No. 3. Maroon cloth, silver titles. ISBN: 0945193963. A few marks to covers. Contents are still excellent!

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FOLK SONG IN BRITAIN
Written by Fred Woods.
Stock no. 2134657
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1980. Very good condition.

Observers Series No. 87. Laminate boards. With 92 b/w photographs. ISBN: 0723216126. Spine is heavily browned; bumping to top. Some browning to rest of covers. Page edge browning.

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LIFE OF BEETHOVEN
Written by Alexander Thayer; Elliot Forbes; Ian Curteis.
Stock no. 1821895
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with gilt title. Green cloth covers with b/w portrait vignette. Colour & b/w illustrations. xx + 614 pages. Revised by Forbes. Edited by Curteis. Some minor mottling to covers else a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE LIFE OF MOZART
Written by Edward Holmes; Christopher Hogwood.
Stock no. 1821872
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Including his Correspondence. Edited with an introduction and additional notes by Christopher Hogwood. Red cloth spine with gilt title, blue cloth boards with embossed gilt oval portrait to front. Music score to endpapers. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. Fifth printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and has a few pale water stains.

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MUSIC FOR KING HENRY
Written by Nicolas Bell; David Skinner.
Stock no. 1821643
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

A facsimile of a Royal Choirbook. Very large format. Burgundy cloth spine, cream boards with gilt & foil decorations. Limited edition of 500 copies and 20 lettered copies. 36 pages. Coloured frontispiece and ornamented initial letters. Also includes a commentary volumes which has red cloth spine with gilt title and pictorial front board. Colour illustrations and 117 pages. Also included is a CD: Henry's Music Motets from a Royal Choirbook Songs by Henry VIII. Commentary volume and CD ARE MISSING. This copy is the Facsimile volume ONLY. Boards and contents fine. This is copy 377. Contained in publisher's slipcase with some light scuffing.

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LIFE OF BEETHOVEN
Written by Alexander Thayer; Elliot Forbes; Ian Curteis.
Stock no. 1320548
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with gilt title. Green cloth covers with b/w portrait vignette. Colour & b/w illustrations. xx + 614 pages. Revised by Forbes. Edited by Curteis. Top of spine is bumped with matching bump to opening of slipcase. Slight bumping to top corners. Small dent to lower edge of slipcase and one corner of top of slipcase spine is bumped.

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THE OLD CONCERT ROOMS OF LONDON
Written by Robert Elkin.
Stock no. 1820765
Published by Edward Arnold. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Tracing the public performance of music from the taverns of the seventeenth century down to the famous St. James's Hall in Piccadilly, which lasted into the twentieth century. Burgundy cloth boards, sliver title to spine. B/w plates. Tiny bumps to board corners. Text block browned. Light browning to margins of plates. Price-cut red dustwrapper is light rubbed at edges and has a 2" closed tear (no loss) to top spine edge.

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MUSICAL HAUNTS IN LONDON
Written by F.G. Edwards.
Stock no. 1820758
Published by J. Curwen & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

Buildings of London with a musical history. Red cloth boards, black title to front. 13 b/w illustrations including fold-out sketch of St. Paul's Cathedral to front. 58 pages including index plus adverts to rear. Spine faded, boards grubby. Front joint split but binding tight. Browning to free endpapers. Contents clean.

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THE ROCK PACK
Written by James Henke.
Stock no. 1319105
Published by Van Der Meer. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

An extraordinary "interactive" book packed with memorabilia and facsimiles from the most famous album covers and posters to guitars and sitars. More than 200 full colour photos and illustrations, plus separate pull-out booklets and pop-up pictures. ISBN: 9076048053. Some light page browning. Appears complete.

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LIFE
Written by Keith Richards; James Fox.
Stock no. 2132867
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

With the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the riffs, the lyrics and the songs that roused the world. Over four decades, he lived the original rock and roll life: taking the chances he wanted, speaking his mind, and making it all work in a way that no one before him had ever done. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour & b/w photos. 564 pages. ISBN: 9780297854395. 10th printing. Bumping to spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF JAZZ
Written by Mark White.
Stock no. 1318131
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer No. 76. With 76 b/w photos. ISBN: 072321588X. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is ever so slightly browned.

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CORY, CORY, HALLELUJAH!
Written by Robert B. Childs.
Stock no. 1317921
Published by Prima Vista Musikk Ltd. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

A history of Cory Band 1884-2009. The characters, conductors and players who have formed the ethos of this fine ensemble. Compiled and edited by Childs. Green glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 9780956699008. Spine bumped. A few small indentations to cover edges. Contents fine.

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