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Edmund Rubbra - Five Motets for Unaccompanied Choir - Op. 37 (with piano score for practice only)

Augener / Galliard, London
4to in stiff paper wraps, 22pp
FINE, a very clean and tight copy still close to new
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Ludwig Van Beethoven 1770 - 1827 An Exhibition

Institute for Foreign Relations, Stuttgart
Square 4to in colour printed stiff glossy card covers, unpaginated, approx. 70pp text with illustrations in text, plus approx 48pp plates of exhibits at rear
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy (covers very slightly edge-rubbed and faintly foxed)
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Beatles Memorabilia - the Julian Lennon Collection

Goodman Books, London
Extra Large 4to. in thick black boards, 192pp on glossy art paper, numerous colour and b/w illustrations in text, etc. Text in English throughout
Almost AS NEW (mild crease to bottom edge of spine from bumping) in a faintly edge-rubbed but otherwise AS NEW complete Dust Jacket (looks new in its removable transparent protector)
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History of the Piano

Paul Elek, London
8vo in black cloth backed boards, gilt lettering to spine, 168pp, plates, illustrations in text, index etc
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy ( pages slightly tanned) in a lightly edge-rubbed VERY GOOD Dust Jacket (small chip to bottom edge of rear panel, (ooks very presentable in its removable transparent protector)
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Historical Anthology of Music Volume I / Vol 1 (Revised Edition)

Harvard University Press, Cambridge / Oxford University Press, London
Large heavy 4to. in red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 258pp,
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy ( name on fly-leaf) in a near FINE laminated Dust Jacket
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Karl Jenkins - the Armed Man - A Mass for Peace Complete Vocal Score SATB and Piano

Boosey & Hawkes, London
4to in stiff glossy card covers, 122pp
NEW unread copy
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Cavalier Songs by Henry Lawes, John Wilson, Nocholas Lanier and their contemporaries - Selected from volume XXXIII of Musica Britannica

Stainer & Ball, London and New York
4to in stiff card covers, 32pp
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unused copy
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The English Lute Songs - Second Series 21 - Alison, Campian, Morley, Robinson, Giles, Hume, Lanier, Lupo, Anon - Twenty Songs From Printed Sources

Stainer & Bell, London and New York
4to in stiff card covers, 46pp
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight unused copy (very slight sunning to spines, pages very slightly tanned). A very nice copy
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The English Lute Songs - Second Series - 17 - Robert Johnson - Ayres, Songs and Dialogs

Stainer & Bell, London and New York
4to in stiff card covers, 80pp
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The English Lute Songs - Second Series - 20 - Robert Dowland - A Musicall Banquet (1610)

Stainer & Bell, London and New York
4to in stiff card covers, 65pp
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The English Lute Songs - Second Series - 8 - John Danyel - Songs for the Lute, Viol and Voice (1606)

Stainer & Bell, London and New York
4to in stiff card covers, 77pp
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The English Lute Songs - Second Series - 10 - Thomas Campion - Third Booke of Ayres (c. 1617)

Stainer & Bell, London and New York
4to in stiff card covers, 55pp
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Early Tudor Masses II (Early English Church Music Vol 16)

Stainer and Bell / British Academy, London
4to in colour printed stiff card covers, xv + 211pp
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight unread copy (hint of sunning to spine, barely noticeable tiny flat crease to bottom cover corner tips)
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Music A Joy for Life (SIGNED COPY)

Sidgwick & Jackson, London
1st printing. 4to in burgundy red faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 204pp plus index, colour plates, illustrations in text, etc. Inscribed and signed Edward Heath on the front blank fly-leaf
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (page-block edges very slightly tanned) in a FINE complete Dust Jacket (inner flaps slightly tanned, barely visible short closed tear to top edge of rear panel, looks almost as new in its removable transparent protector)
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Peter Liversidge - the Bridge (Choral Piece for Tate Modern) 18 June 2016

Tate Modern, London
Large 4to. in red stiff card covers, gilt embossed title to front cover, 24pp on stiff art paper. Words to Liversidge's choral pieces done specially for a performance at the opening of the new Tate extension on 18 June 2016
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Museo Teatrale Alla Scala (3 volumes complete with slipcase)

Electa, Milano (Musei e Gallerie di Milano series)
3 matching volumes, all Square 4to in purple cloth, white lettering to spine and front cover. Approx. 1100pp in all, numerous colour and b/w illustrations with copious notes in Italian. A mammoth publication based on the huge Scala Museum collection related to all aspects of opera and it's antecedents
This is an AS NEW unread set (merest hint of tanning to leaves) in AS NEW complete Dust Jackets and all housed in a matching AS NEW slip-case. An excellent set
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End Games - Late Work Considered

South Bank Centre, London
4to in colour printed stiff card covers, 131pp on stiff art paper, plates etc.
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (minute speck of shelf rub to bottom cover corner tips)
1st editionSoftcover
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The Correspondence Between Richard Strauss and Hugo Von Hofmannsthal

Collins, London
Heavy 8vo. in bright red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 558pp, plates, index
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (page-block edges tanned) in a slightly edge-chipped but otherwise VERY GOOD complete Dust Jacket (looks very presentable in its removable transparent protector)
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Cultural Heritage of Azerbaijan - (Traditional) Musical Instruments

Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Baku
Large 4to. in gilt and colour printed thick boards, 91pp on thick art paper, colour plates, etc. Text in English throughout
Almost AS NEW (tiny slight bump to bottom corner tip of rear cover from poor handling)
1st editionHardcover
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A Life in Music - Conversations with Sir David Willcocks and Friends (SIGNED COPY)

Oxford University Press, Oxford
Heavy, large 8vo. in black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 288pp, illustrations in text, index, CD in pocket at rear. Inscribed and signed by Sir David Willcocks on the title-page
AS NEW in AS NEW complete Dust Jacket
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The Essence of Bruckner - An Essay Towards the Understanding of His Music

Victor Golllancz, London
1st printing. 8vo in brown faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 206pp, portrait frontispiece, musical examples in text, index
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight unread copy (hint of tanning to leaves, gilt spine lettering dulled) in a FINE complete Dust Jacket (slight tanning to top edges of inner flaps, looks almost as new in its removable transparent protector). An excellent copy
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Thirteen Ways - Theoretical Investigations in Architecture

Graham Foundation / Mit Press, Massachusetts and London
8vo in black cloth, silver lettering to spine. 205pp, illustrations in text, index etc
An extremely well preserved NEW unread copy in a NEW complete Dust Jacket
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Auditorium - A Film by Sophie Rickett with Music by Ed Hughes

Photoworks, Brighton
4to in black cloth covered boards, 117pp on thick glossy art paper, colour plates, musical score, etc.
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Pan Pipes - A Book of Old Songs - Set to Pictures by Walter Crane

George Routledge & Sons, London
1st printing. Large landscape 4to. in the publishers' original brown cloth backed illustrated glazed thick boards, unpaginated, approx. 52pp on thick paper, printed in colours. Covers, patterned end-papers, line and full colour illustrated all by Crane
A well preserved VERY GOOD clean and tight copy (mild chipping to cover corner tips and edges, underlying glue ghosting to end-papers, pages very slightly tanned). A nice copy
1st editionHardcover
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Sounding Forms - African Musical Instruments (National Museuem of African Art, Washington Dc April 26 - June 18 1989 and Touring)

American Federation of Arts, New York
Extra Large 4to. in colour printed stiff card covers, 205pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, bibliography, etc
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (hint of tanning to covers, minute speck of rub to cover corner tips)
1st editionSoftcover
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Requiem Letters (SIGNED COPY)

Marion Boyars, London
1st printing. 8vo in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 272pp, chronology at rear. This copy inscribed 'best wishes' and signed by the author on the front blank fly-leaf (no other inscriptions), publisher's printed compliments slip loosely inserted
An almost AS NEW unread or barely read copy (pages slightly tanned) in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket
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The Sound of Surprise - 46 Pieces on Jazz

William Kimber, London
8vo in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 254pp, index
A well preserved FINE clean and tight copy (gilt spine lettering dulled, top edge of page block slightly dusty, pages slightly tanned) in a VERY GOOD+ price-clipped Dust Jacket (slightly edge-rubbed, tiny nick to bottom edge of rear panel, looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
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Sympathy for the Devil - Art and Rock and Roll since 1967 (Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago September 29 2007- January 8 2008)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago / Yale University Press, New Haven and London
Large, very heavy 4to in colour printed thick boards, 287pp on glossy art paper, colour plates, index etc
Almost AS NEW (tiny crease to top corner tip of front cover from bumping)
1st editionHardcover
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William Hurlstone - Four Characteristic Pieces (for) Clarinet and Piano

Emerson Edition, Ampleforth
4to in photo illustrated stiff glossy card covers, 27pp piano score with 8pp clarinet score loosely inserted (as issued)
FINE a well preserved and very clean and tight copy
1st editionSoftcover
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Malvina Hoffman - Sculpture Inside Out

Bonanza Books, New York
4to in red cloth backed boards, black lettering to spine and front cover, 330pp, numerous illustrations in text, index
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (pages slightly tanned) in a spine sunned and lightly edge-chipped but otherwise VERY GOOD price-clipped Dust Jacket (looks very presentable in its removable transparent protector)
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