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"THE POLICE / GHOST IN THE MACHINE / TOUR '81-'82 / OFFICIAL PROGRAM"

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 22656

Condition: Good


(1981).. (1981).. Good. - Quarto, 12 inches high by 9 inches wide. Softcover, bound in stapled black wraps. 12 pages, profusely illustrated throughout in color and black & white. There are several pinholes through the 4 corners of the program. Good. Includes an essay entitled "The Police and the 'Golden Age of Saturn'" and playful biographies of Sting, Stewart Copeland, and Andy Summers. View more info

THE VICTOR BOOK OF THE OPERA: Stories of Seventy Grand Operas with Three Hundred Illustrations & Descriptions of Seven Hundred Victor Opera Records

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camden, NJ: Victor Talking Machine Co., (1912).: (1912).

Seller ID: 29898

Condition: Fair


Camden, NJ: Victor Talking Machine Co., (1912).. (1912).. Fair. - Octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the front cover & spine. The covers are bumped. The spine is faded with the head & tail chipped. 375 pages. The hinges are cracked. The edges of the pastedowns & endpapers are faded & the front endpaper is detached with a small piece out of the bottom corner. There is an owner's faded name & address on the flyleaf & the bottom corners of the f... View more info

MASTERS OF MUSIC: Great Artists at Work. Photographs by James Arkatov. Text by Alan Rich. Foreword by Isaac Stern. Preface by Nicolas Slonimsky

By: (Arkatov, James). Rich, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA: Capra Press, (1990).: (1990).

Seller ID: 12708

Condition: Very good


Santa Barbara, CA: Capra Press, (1990).. (1990).. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly rubbed with a small, light stain to the rear cover. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with the top edges of the flaps darkened & the rear flap slightly chipped. 200 pages. Profuse black- and-white photographic illustrations. Very good. Dust jacket present. View more info

SOPHIE ARNOULD: ACTRESS AND WIT

By: (Arnould, Sophie). (Lalauze, Adolphe). Douglas, Robert B

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris: Charles Carrington, 1898.: 1898.

Seller ID: 4448

Condition: Good


Paris: Charles Carrington, 1898.. 1898.. Good. - Large octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is lightly rubbed & the covers are bumped. x, [ii] & 272 pages plus 4-page publisher's ad, partially unopened. lllustrated with 7 copperplate engravings by Adolphe Lalauze. The book is cracked at page 64. The bottom corners of the last 60 pages are creased. The plates are somewhat darkened as a result of contact with their tissue guards. Good. Limited ed... View more info

THE SIMON AND SCHUSTER BOOK OF THE OPERA: A Complete Reference Guide -- 1597 to the Present

By: (Atthill, Catherine; Elphick, Judith; Fitton, Mary; et al; translators)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, (1978).: (1978).

Seller ID: 25706

Condition: Very good


New York: Simon and Schuster, (1978).. (1978).. Very good. - Quarto [10-5/8 inches high by 8 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. 512 pages, printed in double columns. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine. First American edition, translated from an Italian edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

J. S. BACH. 2 volumes.

By: (Bach, J. S.). Schweitzer, Albert.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London: Breitkopf & Hartel, 1911.: 1911.

Seller ID: 34620

Condition: Good


London: Breitkopf & Hartel, 1911.. 1911.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers. The bindings are bumped with the spines & extremities darkened. There are tears to the heads & tails of the spines & the wraps of Vol. I are nearly detached. xiv & 428 pages; and v & 500 pages. Illustrated with music staves. The contents are very good. Good only. First edition in English.With a preface by C. M. Widor. English translation by Ernest Newman. First Edi... View more info

BACH AND HANDEL: The Consummation of the Baroque in Music

By: (Bach, Johann Sebastian; Handel, Georg Freidrich). Davison, Archibald T

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. 1951.: 1951.

Seller ID: 17528

Condition: Fine


Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. 1951.. 1951.. Fine. - Octavo, cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is very lightly soiled with its spine darkened & with a pencil notation on the rear panel. vii, [1] leaf & 77 pages. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

JOHN BARBIROLLI: A Biography

By: (Barbirolli, John). Reid, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 17235

ISBN: 0800844084

Condition: Very good


New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, (1971).. (1971).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & somewhat darkened with some foxing. xvii & 446 pages. Black-and-white portrait frontispiece & full-page black-and-white illustrations. There is some light staining to the bottom edge. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

BELA BARTOK: His Life in Pictures and Documents

By: (Bartok, Bela). Bonis, Ferenc,

Price: $15.00

Publisher: [Budapest]: Corvina Kiado, (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 30521

Condition: Very good


[Budapest]: Corvina Kiado, (1981).. (1981).. Very good. - Quarto [11-3/8 inches high by 8-1/8 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & there is a short tear to the top edge of its front panel. 288 pages. Profuse black-and-white illustrations, including facsimiles. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Special edition for the Bartok Centenary. Dust jacket present. View more info

BARTOK: HIS LIFE AND TIMES

By: (Bartok, Bela). Milne, Hamish

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, U.K.: Midas Books / NY: Hippocrene Books, (1982).: (1982).

Seller ID: 29647

Condition: Very good


Tunbridge Wells, U.K.: Midas Books / NY: Hippocrene Books, (1982).. (1982).. Very good. - Small quarto, cloth, in dw. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed with a crease to the bottom edge of the front cover. 112 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

BEECHAM: A CENTENARY DISCOGRAPHY

By: (Beecham, Sir Thomas). Gray, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Holmes & Meier Publishers, Inc., (1979).: (1979).

Seller ID: 33404

ISBN: 0841905827

Condition: Very good


New York: Holmes & Meier Publishers, Inc., (1979).. (1979).. Very good. - Octavo, black cloth titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The dust wrapper is lightly rubbed. xiv & 129 pages. Near fine. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for THE MUSICAL CARCANET: A Choice Collection of the Most Admired Popular Songs, Arranged for the Voice, Flute, and Violin.

THE MUSICAL CARCANET: A Choice Collection of the Most Admired Popular Songs, Arranged for the Voice, Flute, and Violin.

By: (Beethoven).

Price: $375.00

Publisher: New York: Published by Collins & Hannay; Sleight and Robinson, Printers, 1832.: 1832.

Seller ID: 35793

Condition: Fair


- Octavo, green cloth. The front cover is detached and the covers are heavily stained and rubbed with wear to the corners and edges. The spine is chipped with several pieces missing. 144 pages, with lyrics and music. The darkened pages are soiled with occasional stains and scattered foxing throughout. An early owner's name is penned at the top of the title page. A complete copy. RARE.Includes "I Pity and Forgive: The last words of Simon Bolivar. Music by Beetho... View more info

THE RECORDINGS OF BEETHOVEN / As Viewed by the Critics of High Fidelity

By: (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Barrington, MA: The Wyeth Press, (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 17052

Condition: Good


Great Barrington, MA: The Wyeth Press, (1971).. (1971).. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is very lightly bumped with the spine & extremities faded. The dust jacket is rubbed with the head of its spine chipped & with a crease to the rear fold. [vii], 173 & [11] pages. The fore-edge is slightly foxed. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info

BEETHOVEN; A MEMOIR. With an Introductory Essay by Dr. Ferdinand Hiller. Third Edition

By: (Beethoven, Ludwig van). Graeme, Elliott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London: Charles Griffin and Company, 1887.: 1887.

Seller ID: 5505

Condition: Good


London: Charles Griffin and Company, 1887.. 1887.. Good. - Octavo, tan cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt & black & vignettes of a lyre in gilt on the front cover & spine. All the edges are gilt. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed. The spine is slightly faded with the head & tail lightly chipped. xxi & 190 pages. Illustrated with an engraved portrait frontispiece with a tissue guard & decorative head- & tail-pieces. The front hinge is cracked. The front en... View more info

THE NINE SYMPHONIES OF BEETHOVEN

By: (Beethoven, Ludwig van). Hopkins, Antony

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, U.K.: Heinemann / Seattle, WA: University of Washington, (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 17224

ISBN: 0295958235

Condition: Very good


London, U.K.: Heinemann / Seattle, WA: University of Washington, (1981).. (1981).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed. [vi] & 290 pages. There is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. There is light staining to the fore-edge. Illustrated with music staves. Very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE INTERIOR BEETHOVEN: A Biography of the Music

By: (Beethoven, Ludwig van). Kolodin, Irving

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975.: 1975.

Seller ID: 15256

Condition: Very good


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975.. 1975.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly rubbed. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with the tail of its spine slightly chipped & with spotting to the edges of the rear flap. xv, 341 & xvi pages plus colophon. There is light offsetting & foxing to the pastedowns & endpapers. The fore-edge & bottom edge are foxed & there is occasional very light foxing to the text pages. Illustrated with music staves. Ver... View more info

BEETHOVEN ENCYCLOPEDIA

By: (Beethoven, Ludwig van). Nettl, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY: Philosophical Library, (1956).: (1956).

Seller ID: 1546

Condition: Very good


NY: Philosophical Library, (1956).. (1956).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. The covers are bumped & the head & tail of the spine are rubbed. The dw is rubbed & very lightly chipped. [viii] & 325 pp. Very good. This encyclopedia containing entries on every aspect of Beethoven's life and works and includes numerous bibliographical references. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE AUTHENTIC ENGLISH EDITIONS OF BEETHOVEN

By: (Beethoven, Ludwig van). Tyson, Alan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London: Faber and Faber, (1963).: (1963).

Seller ID: 13018

Condition: Fine


London: Faber and Faber, (1963).. (1963).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. Lightly bumpd; dw lightly soiled & somewhat darkened. 152 pp. Small stain to title page, else near fine in a very good dw. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE ILLUSTRATED NEW YORK JOURNAL. No. 58. Vol. III. Saturday, August 12, 1854

By: (Bells)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (New York: P. D. Orvis), 1854.: 1854.

Seller ID: 18164

Condition: Good


(New York: P. D. Orvis), 1854.. 1854.. Good. - Small quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial self-wraps. Pages [123]-138. Black-and-white illustrations. The pages are somewhat toned with light creasing to the corners. There is some staining to pages 126-129. Good. Among the contents of this issue is an article on the history of bells with an illustration depicting St. Ivan's bell, Moscow. The eight-page Supplement which originally ac... View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE MUSICAL AND LITERARY WORKS OF HECTOR BERLIOZ 1803-1869 / With Histories of the French Music Publishers Concerned / by Cecil Hopkinson. Second Edition Incorporating the Author's Additions and Corrections. Edited by Richard Macnutt with a New Foreword by Alec Hyatt King

By: (Berlioz, Hector). Hopkinson, Cecil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, U.K.: Richard Macnutt Ltd, 1980.: 1980.

Seller ID: 11583

ISBN: 0907180000

Condition: Fine


Tunbridge Wells, U.K.: Richard Macnutt Ltd, 1980.. 1980.. Fine. - Tall octavo [11-1/4 inches by 7-3/8 inches wide], dark green boards titled in gilt. The boards are lightly bumped. xix & 230 pages plus a section of black-and-white facsimiles. Also illustrated with a portrait frontispiece. Near fine. View more info