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Rigoletto

By: Piave, Francesco Maria and Verdi, G

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Ricordi: 1979

Seller ID: 15299

Condition: Very Good


Small book of 70pp with illustrated buff soft covers. Clean and tight. The libretto - the text in italian of the opera by Piave for the music of Verdi, as first performed in 1851. Does not contain the music. View more info

Madame Jessie Strathearn Her Life and Work

By: Powell, J Gilbert

Price: £18.50

Publisher: Epworth Press: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15415

Condition: Very Good


96pp, rather grubby dustjacket with loss to the spine. Frontispiece photograph. Internally clean. A biography of the gospel singer and evangelist, and her tours with the troops in the First World War, for the Temperance Movement and in Australia. Rare. View more info

Verliebt in Bayreuth

By: Rauh, Wilhelm and Rudolf, Ernst Peter

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Bruckhaus Bayreuth: 1985

Seller ID: 7317

ISBN: 392280800X

Condition: Very Good


Large format. Dustjacket with a couple of short closed tears, no loss. Gift inscription, otherwise internally very clean. A book of full-colour photographs of Bayreuth, with text in German, English and French. View more info

Five Centuries of Music in Venice

By: Robbins Landon, H C and Norwich, John Julius

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16272

ISBN: 0500015031

Condition: Fine


A large, heavy book of 200pp. Complete illustrated dustjacket with one short closed tear to the back edge. 231 illustrations, 49 in colour. A clean copy. Music in Venice from the Gabrielis in the sixteenth century through Monteverdi, Vivaldi and Grand Opera, to the end of the twentieth century. Written as a companion to the Channel 4 Maestro TV series. View more info

The Pelican History of Europe 2. Renaissance and Baroque

By: Robertson, Alec and Stevens, Denis

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1973

Seller ID: 11603

ISBN: 0140204938

Condition: Very Good


335pp, the edges browning a little with age, softback covers, B + w illustrations. A few light spots of foxing, otherwise a clean, tight copy. The second volume of the Pelican History of Music. View more info

A Handful of Pleasant Delights 1584 A Scolar Press Facsimile

By: Robinson, Clement et al

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Scolar Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15671

ISBN: 0859670066

Condition: Very Good


Brown boards, complete dustjacket in a removeable plastic sleeve. Ex college library - a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally clean. A facsimile reproduction of the Elizabethan broadside ballad book. View more info

Norma

By: Romani, Felice and Bellini, V

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Ricordi: 1978

Seller ID: 15301

Condition: Very Good


Small book of 46pp with illustrated buff soft covers. Clean and tight. The libretto - the text in italian of the opera by Romani for the music of Bellinii, as first performed in 1831. Does not contain the music. View more info

L'Elisir D'Amore

By: Romani, Felice and Donizetti, Gaetano

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Ricordi: 1979

Seller ID: 15300

Condition: Very Good


Small book of 56pp with illustrated buff soft covers. Clean and tight. The libretto - the text in italian of the opera by Romani for the music of Donizetti, as first performed in 1832. Does not contain the music. View more info

The Barber of Seville

By: Rossini, Gioacchino and Dent, Edward J

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1944

Seller ID: 14387

Condition: Very Good


59pp, buff soft covers with an illustration of Sadler's Wellls Theatre. Preface, Introduction and opera libretto in English. Internally clean. View more info

The University Carol Book Book 38

By: Routley, E (ed)

Price: £2.50

Publisher: E H Freeman Ltd: 1960

Seller ID: 13694

Condition: Very Good


8pp, soft covers. A clean copy. The english words and music of 8 european carols - O Master of this House, Sleep my Little One, Time of Pleasure and Rejoicing, Jesu Meek and Holy, Bring a Torch Jeanette, Isabella, Stephen was a Stable Boy, Come Shepherds Come and The Christmas Star View more info

The University Carol Book Book 24

By: Routley, E (ed)

Price: £2.50

Publisher: E H Freeman Ltd: 1957

Seller ID: 13695

Condition: Very Good


8pp, soft covers. A clean copy. The english words and music of 8 carols - Shepherdess carol, Cradled all Lowly, Beth'lem lay Sleeping, Mary and St Joseph, Shepherdess whence Come You?, A Christmas Lullaby and Now Let all be Glad and Merry View more info

Adriana Lecouvreur

By: Scribe, E and Legouve, E and Cilea, F

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Milan, Casa Musicale Sonzogno: 1978

Seller ID: 15297

Condition: Very Good


Small book of 96pp with illustrated white soft covers. Clean and tight. The libretto - the text in italian of the opera by Scribe and Legouve, edited for 4 acts by A Colautti, for the music of Cilea as first performed in 1902. Does not contain the music. View more info

How A Ballet Is Produced

By: Selby - Lowndes, Joan

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12756

Condition: Fine


145pp. Complete Near Fine dustjacket is a little rubbed to top of spine. Black and white illustrations, including photographs of Margot Fonteyn. A very clean copy. The development of a ballet, shown by the example of Tchaikowsky's 'The Sleeping Princess'. View more info

Fourth Book of Humour

By: Sharp, Mary

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Stockwell: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5521

ISBN: 722308426

Condition: Fine


27pp, yellow card covers. Funny and true comments collected by the author, who taught the piano for 52 years. Rare. View more info

London College of Music Step 2 Classical Guitar Playing

By: Skinner, Tony and Burley, Raymond and Cook, Amanda (eds)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Registry of Guitar Tutors: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14444

ISBN: 1905908202

Condition: As New


Large format. 16pp, laminated illustrated covers. A very clean copy. Technical work, entry form and the music for the Step 2 Classical Guitar exam - Malaguena, The Chase by Raymond Burley, In a Rush by Franz Biederman and Tension in the Air by Tony Skinner. View more info

The English Medieval Minstrel

By: Southworth, John

Price: £47.00

Publisher: Boydell: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12809

ISBN: 0851155367

Condition: As New


191pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The history of minstrels, and other entertainers, in the middle ages. View more info

The Ark of Praise Containing Sacred Songs and Hymns for the Sabbath School Prayer Meeting Etc

By: Sweney, Jno R and Kirkpatrick, Wm J (eds)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John J Hood: 1882

Seller ID: 14987

Condition: Very Good


128pp, paper covered boards with brown cloth spine. The decorated paper covers to the boards are now rubbed and the edges worn and there are occasional marks, but the hymns are clean. 148 hymns, with the music. Now rare. View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine September 1743

By: Sylvanus Urban, Gent.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: E Cave: 1743

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16466

Condition: Very Good


An original edition of this newspaper/ magazine. 55pp, with modern tape strengthening to the spine. Internally very clean and tight. The contents include parliamentary reports especially on the War, disguised as proceedings in the Senate of Lilliput, objections to Mr Yates' theory of comets, the discovery of 'a subterraneous city near Mount Vesuvius' (Herculaneum), fortifications, the battle of Dettingen, list of spanish ships captured, cricket matches, remedy for the plague and the words and music of The Faithful Shepherdess set by Mr Howard, poetry, chronicle and register of books, plays... View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine October 1743

By: Sylvanus Urban, Gent.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: E Cave: 1743

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16467

Condition: Very Good


An original edition of this newspaper/ magazine. 55pp, with modern tape strengthening to the spine. Internally very clean and tight. The contents include parliamentary reports especially on the War, disguised as proceedings in the Senate of Lilliput, an account of Russia, Wool and and the surprising increase of Halifax, Birmingham etc, a species of milk white Indians (Mosquito Indians of the Bay of Honduras, Jamaica), Mercury's transit, and the words and music of The Nut Brown Maid set by Mr Howard, poetry, chronicle and register of books, plays etc for October 1743. View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine December 1743

By: Sylvanus Urban, Gent.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: E Cave: 1743

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16469

Condition: Very Good


An original edition of this newspaper/ magazine. 87pp, with modern tape strengthening to the spine. Internally very clean and tight. The contents include parliamentary reports especially on the War, disguised as proceedings in the Senate of Lilliput, the expedition to Cathagena, the conduct of the Carolina forces in the invasion of Georgia, Greenland, wool trade, and the words and music of The Jealous Swain set by Mr Russell, calculation of the moon's curve, ships taken from the spanish, poetry etc. View more info