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EDVARD GRIEG BOY OF THE NORTHLAND
Written by Sybil Deucher. Illustrated by Mary Greenwalt.
Stock no. 1322125
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Great Musician series. Grey cloth, red titles. B/w illustrations. 165 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, light foxed and grubby, small patch of loss to top of spine.

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ROBERT SCHUMANN AND MASCOT ZIFF
Written by Opal Wheeler. Illustrated by Christine Price.
Stock no. 1322123
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Great Musicians series. Green cloth, black titles. B/w illustrations. 167 pages. Spine bumped and just a little faded at top and tail. Some slight foxing to textblock. Green and yellow pictorial wrapper is edge worn with slight loss at corners and some light grubby marks.

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THE YOUNG BRAHMS
Written by Sybil Deucher. Illustrated by Edward Godwin; Stephani Godwin.
Stock no. 1322122
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 2nd 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Great Musicians series. Orange cloth, black titles. 152 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and a little grubby.

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MYSTERY TRAIN - IMAGES OF AMERICA IN ROCK 'N' ROLL MUSIC
Written by Greil Marcus.
Stock no. 1321708
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2020. Fine condition.

In this newly updated Folio edition, Greil Marcus’s masterful history of rock ‘n’ roll and American culture is beautifully illustrated with archive photography and full-colour album covers, introduced by the author. Grey cloth. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE COMPLETE SAVOY OPERAS (TWO VOLUMES)
Written by W.S. Gilbert; Arthur Sullivan.
Stock no. 1321568
Published by Folio Society. 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Two volume set. Red cloth spine with grey title blocks with gilt titles, grey cloth covers. Colour plates. Books are fine. Slipcase is rubbed at opening edges.

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MUSIC FOR KING HENRY
Written by Nicolas Bell; David Skinner.
Stock no. 1822161
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. 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. This is copy 55 of 500. CD is MISSING. A lovely set contained in publisher's slipcases which are lightly scuffed. The song book has a bump to tail of spine which also transfers to inside tail of gutter edges (see photos). There is some transference of red dye from the slipcase to the very outer edges of the song book (minor). All contained in original packaging from the Folio Society.

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BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN THE BOSS
Written by Mick Wall.
Stock no. 1321212
Published by Abstract Sounds Books Ltd. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition.

Special edition four DVD and book set. Pictorial boards. 116 pages. B/w and colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780956603999. Spine and corners slightly bumped. DVD's look unused but they have not been tested.

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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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