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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
14103Anon.Music, Opera and Theatre, 1940s, In Seattle, Washington and Oregon, a ScrapbookSelf-publishedGood. A fascinating collection of programs, playbills, ticket stubs, newspaper articles and more, of the arts in the 40s in the Pacific Northwest. In a 9 x 11 inch 3 ring binder.Theatre, music, Washington, Oregon, ephemera$20
16522Bach, Johann Sebastian, Obituary NoticeNekrolog or Obituary Notice of Johann Sebastian Bach.Travis & Emery Music BookshopVery good. No dust wrapper.Obituary notice of J.S. BachMusic, J. S. Bach$40
13930Balfoort, Dirk J.Het Muziekleven In Nederland In De 17De En 18De EeuwP. N. Van KampenGood. Spine lightly faded. No dust wrapper.In Dutch. There are 10 illustrations, notes and a name list. From the Patria Series of Dutch cultrural History. Volume 10Dutch, music$20
12418Bethell, TomGeorge Lewis A jazzman from New OrleansUniversity of CaliforniaGood. Blue magic marker remainder mark on the bottom edges of the pages. In a good dust wrapper with light shelf wearBiography of Jazzman George Lewis. B&w photos, recording lists, bibliography and index.Music, Jazz, George Lewis$25
14179Bishop, Larry D.The Road According To JasperSelf-publishedGood. Covers have some soiling.Comb binding, an autobiography of a musician from the south with a list of all his bands. 'I own nothing to this day, other than one suitcase, a garmet bag, my clothes and my music equipment.....'Autobiography, John D. Bishop, music$20
16184Blake, Dorothy GaynorTunes for TwoThe Willis Music CompanyGood. Light soiling. Grease pencil price on front cover. The two tear-out keyboards are intact.12 x 9 inches, eight piano duets for Individual or Class Instruction.Piano, Music$20
15840Bos, Coenraad V. , as told to Ashley PettisThe Well-Tempered Accompanist Theodore Presser Good. Minor soiling on the top of the spine.Music. Piano accompaniment. B&w photos, illustrations and music.Music$20
15489Castiglione Accordion & Distributing Co.Castiglione Accordion Company Catalogs - 3 catalogsCastiglione Accordion CompanyGood. Light shelf wear. One catalog is punched for a 3 ring binder. Short tear on a fold edge.2 catalogs are 11 x 17 inches with 4 pages. One catalog is 8.5 x 11 inches with 12 pages. Castiglione, Accordion, music, ephemera$20
15490Castiglione Accordion & Distributing Co.Castiglione Accordion Company Catalog and a brochure< Professional Computer ProgramerCastiglione Accordion CompanyGood. Light shelf wear. Short tear on a fold edge.The catalog is 11 x 17 inches with 4 pages. The 4 page brochure for the Professional Computer Programer Castiglione is 8.5 x 11 inches.Castiglione, Accordion, music, ephemera$20
13631Chaplin, SaulThe Golden Age of Movie Musicals and MeUniversity of Oklahoma PressVery good. Top edge of the pages has a very short red mark. The front edges have some small brown stains. In a very good dus wrapper.Autobiography of Saul Chaplin, song writer, vocal arranger, pianist and more. There are b&w photos and an index.Cinema, music$20
16965Chenette, EdA Unisonal Method For Instrumental AdvancementRubank, Inc.Good. 'Dealers Sample...' stamp on the front cover. Covers have light shelf wear and creasing.Band Tech, B flat cornetMusic, education, Cornet$20
16676CordovoxCordovoxCordovoxGood.8.5 x 11 inch 4 page brochure for Cordovox accordions. "combines organ sounds with accordion," Also included is a small brochure for Cordovox-Leslie tone cabinets.Cordovox, Accordion, music, ephemera$20
17022Crockett, Johnny, of the Crockett Kentucky MountaineersLog Cabin Songs (New Edition)Goodman Music Co., Inc.Good. Covers have fading and soiling. Occasional short tears and creasing.9 x 12 inches, folk music by the Kentucky MountaineersMusic, Folk Music, Kentucky$40
15807Dickson, W. E., M.A.Practical Organ-BuildingCrosby Lockwood and SonFair. Covers have soiling and edge wear. Contents good with occasional faint staining.Pipe organ building. There are many line drawings, an index and a 16 page list of other books from the publisher.Pipe organ, music$25
12917DiOrio, AlBorrowed Time The 37 years of Bobby DarinRunning PressVery good. Small bump on the edge of the front cover. Small, seven line rubber stamp inside. In a good dust wrapper that has light shelf wear.The life of Bobby Darin. There are many b&w photos, an appendix and index.Music, Rock music, pop music, Bobby Darin$20
15871Donnell, William and John Tempest Walker, Jr.Columbia College Song Book A Collection of The Latest College Songs and GleesOliver Ditson Company Good. Faint wear and soiling on the covers, top and bottom of the spine have some wear, light bumps on the covers and corners. No dust wrapper. A 'ghost' stain on the front endpaper from a newspaper clipping?8 x 11 inches, music and words for college songs in 1896Columbia College, music$50
8587Eby, RobertOrgan Builders ManualElectronic Organ Arts 1955 spiral bound with 122 pages and photos.Good. Covers have some soiling.Organ, Electronic Organ, musicOrgan, Electronic Organ, music$15
15815Engel, Lyle K., editorSong Hits Volume 2 no. 1, Volume 2 no. 7 and Volume 3 no. 1Song Lyrics Inc.Good. Light shelf wear and soiling. Popular music in the 1930s. Artists, lyrics and interesting ads.Music, ephemera$20
15457ExcelsiorExcelsior Accordions LiteratureExcelsior AccordionGood. Minor shelf wear and creasing8.5 x 34 inches, a multi-fold color brochure for Excelsior accordions. Twenty models pictured along with technical information.Excelsior accordions, accordion, music, ephemera$20
16592Fountain, Pete with Bill NeelyA Closer Walk The Pete Fountain StoryHenry Regnery CompanyGood. Barely...The very bottom, front of the back cover is cut off on an angle, as is the dust wrapper. ?? The dust wrapper is missing the front flap. It also has wear and chipping.Inscribed by Fountain. There are b&w photos and a list of recordings.Music, Jazz, clarinet$50
13529Frank Holton CompanyThe Double Horn Care, Maintenance and Minor RepairFrank Holton CompanyVery good.A slender, stapled brochure on the care of the double horn with b&w photos and diagramsDouble Horn, Band instruments, Music$20
15801Gilbert, Richard B.Popular Songs, Three Issues, 1935, 1936 & 1937Popular SongsGood. Light shelf wear and soiling. The 1935 issue has staining on the back cover. Minor chipping on the page edgesVolume 1, no. 8, 1935, volume 2, no. 2, 1936, volume 3, no 3, 1937, Jane Froman, Alice Faye, & Harriet Hilliard on the covers. Music and articles.Music.$20
14489Givens, Larry, editorThe AMICA Bulletin, 7 issues, 2003-5Robin PrattVery good.8.5 x 11 inches with articles and ads on automatic musical instruments. Jan.-Feb. ' 03, Jan.-Feb. ' 04, May-June ' 04, July-Aug. ' 04, Sept. -Oct. ' 04, Jan.-Feb. ' 05, May-June ' 05.Music, AMICA, Automatic Musical Instrument$25
15380Gordon, Anna A.The White Ribbon Hymnal Or Echoes Of The CrusadeMiss Ruby I. GilbertFair to good. Wear, soiling and scraps on the covers. Ink notation inside. Contents good.W.C.T.U. HymnalW.C.T.U., hymns, music.$20
12827Hammond OrganMusic's Most Glorious Voice Hammond OrganHammond OrganGood. Light shelf wear and creasing on the covers.11.5 x 9 inches with many color photos and illustrations of several models including the famous Hammond B-3.Ephemera, Hammond B-3 Organ, Music, Hammond Organ Literature.$20

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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
12827Hammond OrganMusic's Most Glorious Voice Hammond OrganHammond OrganGood. Light shelf wear and creasing on the covers.11.5 x 9 inches with many color photos and illustrations of several models including the famous Hammond B-3.Ephemera, Hammond B-3 Organ, Music, Hammond Organ Literature.$20
15439Hammond Organ CompanyHammond Times - A broken run April 1964 to February 1966, 8 issuesHammond Organ CompanyGood. Light shelf wear. One issue has mild damp stains.Volume 26 Numbers 1, 2, 3, & 4. Volume 27 Numbers 1 & 3, October 1965 and February 1966. Each issue contains news, how to information, music and pictures.Hammond Organ, Music$30
15512HohnerHohner Akkordeons Accordions AccordeonsHohnerGood. Some pages have faint moisture waving/creasing.8 x 11.5 inches, Hohoner Accordion catelog from 1988. Multiple languages. Many color pictures, illustrations and specifications for individual models.Hohner, Trade Catalog, Accordion, Music$25
16255Jacobs-BondNine Songs, as unpretentious as the Wild RoseThe Bond ShopGood. Covers browing. Light staining. Owner's name in pencil.9.25 x 12.25 inches sheet musicSheet music, Carrie Jacobs-Bond$20
12678Johnston, LawrenceParade Technique A Practical Manual For The Marching BandBelwinVery good. Faint shelf wear.6 x 9 inch stapled paperback with many diagrams and b&w photos.Music, marching band, parade$20
11531Kochanski, Wladimir JanThe People's Pianist The Story of Wladimir Jan KochanskiCrown Summit BooksFine. In a good dust wrapper that has short tears around the edges.An autobiography of Wladimir Jan Kochanski, concert pianist. Inscribed to " old friend..."Autobiography, Wladimir Jan Kochanski, Pianist, Music$20
14794Korean Children's ChoirEcho From The Land Of Morning Calm 7 inch EP recordKorean Children's ChoirVery good. Un-opened. Price sticker removal mark.A record by the Korean Children's Choir. Titles are...Toraji, The Moon, Boat Song and Arirang.Korea, Korean Children's Choir, music$20
13938Kossmann, Dr. F. K. H.De Nederlandsche StraatzangerP. N. Van KampenVery good. Faint soiling on the covers. No dust wrapper.In Dutch. There are 11 illustrations and a list of songs. Street singers. From the Patria Series of Dutch cultrural History. Volume 26Dutch, music, street singers$20
12615Larkin, PhilipAll What Jazz A Record DiaryFarrar Straus GirouxVery good. The first three pages have small indentations. In a very good dust wrapper.Jazz, a list of records reviewed and an index.Music, Jazz$30
13278Lomax, AlanMister Jelly Roll The Fortunes of Jelly Roll Morton, New Orleans Creole and "Inventor of Jazz"Duell, Sloan and PearceGood. Small seven line rubber stamp. One 1 inch magic marker mark . In a fair to good dust wrapper with short tears and some soiling.A biography of Jelly Roll Morton. There is music and appendices in the back. End paper map of New Orleans.Jelly Roll Morton, Music, Jazz, Ragtime, New Orleans$40
17032Lunsford, Bret M.Sounding for Harry Smith Early Pacific Northwest InfluencesKnow Your Own and P.W. Elverum & SunFine. No dust wrapper.Author signed on the title page. Smith was an archivist and researcher of American folk Music, a student of anthropology and native Americans. This book also covers his childhood in Anacortes, Washington.Harry Smith, American Folk Music, Folk Ways, Anacortes, Washington State.$50
10848Lyons, James, Editor and PublisherThe American Record Guide Incorporating The American Tape Guide May, 1955, Volume 25, Number 9James LyonsGood. Light shelf wear and soiling on the covers.May 1959 25th Year of Publication Special Silver Jubilee Issue, stapled paperback, with 143 pages (numbered 563-706) and ads.Music, American Record Guide, American Tape guide, Trade Catalog$25
15424M. M. ColeHawaiian Guitar Method Note System Book 1M. M. ColeGood.8.5 x 11 inches, music and information for the Hawaiian GuitarHawaii, Hawaiian Guitar, music$20
12677Neidig, Kenneth, and John M. Christie, editorsThe Instrumentalist Proudly Presents Its Publications, Awards and BookThe InstrumentalistVery good.6 x 9 inches, a trade catalog for The Instrumentalist company, with b&w and color photos and illustrations for music school items.Trade Catalog, The Instrumentalist, music supplies.$20
11708O'Gara, ShielaTap ItA. S. BarnesGood. The front cover has some small moisture stains. A previous owner's name is in pencil, inside. No dust wrapper.8.5 x 11 inches with illustrations and music for tap dancing.Dance, Tap Dancing, Music$20
11222Panta, IlonaElvis Presley: King of KingsExposition PressGood. The covers have light soiling. There's a beverage stain on the bottom edge of the pages that doesn't show inside as well as a very small stain on the top and bottom as well. No dust wrapper. Elvis Presley, rock music$20
12133Peters, C. F.Peters Edition Vocal Music Choral Music Organ Music 1957 CatalogueC. F. Peters CorporationGood. Light shelf wear, soiling and rusty staples.3.5 x 7 inch catalogue of sheet music.Sheet Music, Trade Catalog, C. F. Peters$20
13245Peterson, Carl Andur, M.D.Mitropoulos Unveiled A biographical sketch consisting of a potpouri of hitherto untold episodic reminiscences portraying an incredulous characterSelf publishedGood. No dust wrapper.8 x 11 inches, a self published account of working with Dimitri Mitropoulos by Carl Peterson, Shingle Springs, California M.D. There's a personal letter and a stapled in photo of the author. Some chapter headings....The Overture, the Audition, The Surreptitious Debut, Southern Belles, Dais, Dinner party and several more.Music, Dimitri Mitropoulos$50
16867Randall, H. PettusWho's Who Among Music Students In American High SchoolsRandall Publishing CompanyGood. Light shelf wear and soiling. No dust wrapper.7.25 x 10.25 inches, a massive list of American high school music students in 1975-76Education, Music$25
13121Richards, MyronA Tangle of YarnsSelf-publishedVery good. Light shelf wear and soiling. Some pages have light creasing and folded page corners.A collection of stories by Richards, born in Seattle, Washington state, later a music teacher.Autobiography, Washington State, Music, teaching$20
14059Robeson, PaulPaul Robeson as Othello The Moor of VeniceTheatre GuildGood. Light shelf wear, soiling and creasing on the covers.8.5 x 11 inches , stapled souvenir program, with b&w photos.Paul Robeson, Theatre, Theater, Music, ephemera.$25
12681Roehl, Harvey N.Player Pianos And Music Boxes (Keys To A Musical Past)The Vestal PressGood. Faint shelf wear, soiling and creasing. Staples have a little rust.8.5 x 11 inches stapled paperback with many b&w photos and illustrations of player pianos and music boxes.Player piano, Music box$20
15073Rushford, GeorgeRushford's Miniature Melody Band Method Xylophone Or Melody BellsGeorge RushfordGood. Covers have soiling. Front cover has soiling, moisture marks and creasing. Some pages have creasing.9 x 12 inches with one b&w photos and music.Music, Xylophone, Melody Bells$20
14307Schmitt, Rev. FrancisCaecilia A Review of Catholic Church Music, two issuesSociety of St. CaeciliaGood. Light shelf wearArticles on Catholic Church Music. Volume 84, NO.1, February, 1957 and Volume 84, NO.2, May, 1957Catholic, church music$20
13145Seeburg, J. P. Seeburg Automatic InstrumentsJ. P. Seeburg Piano Co, Vestal Press ReprintVery good.6.25 x 9.5 inches, b&w pictures of Seeburg instruments.Music, Player Pianos, Midget Orchestrion, Seeburg$20

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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
17014Skornicka, J. E.Rubank Elementary Method Basson - Fingering Chart IncludedRubankGood. Remains of one price sticker on the front and 2 on the back.17 x 11.5 fingering chart...Rubank Educational Library No. 46Music, Bassoon$20
12854StaffBravo! Magazine Of The Lively Arts, 27 issues, 1961-1968Bravo Publishing Co.Good. Light shelf wear and soiling. Bravo ! Magazine Of The Lively Arts, mostly music, with great articles and ads. 8 x 11 inches, 27 issues, Volume One, No.1,2,3 and 4, Volume Two, No.1,2,3 and 4, Volume Three, No.1,2,3 and 4, Volume 4, No.1,2,3, and 4, Volume 5, No. 1,2,3, and 4, Volume 6, No.1 only, Volume 7, No. 1,3 and 4, Volume 8, No. 1,3 and 7.Bravo Magazine, Music$200
15253Stuckert, VickiTails & Tunes Along Rugby CreekSelf-publishedVery good.8.5 x 11 inches. Music in support of the Rugby Creek Horse Rescue, Atkins, Virginia. There are b&w photos, drawings and music.Music, Rugby Creek Horse Rescue.$20
14226University of Washington School of MusicUniversity of Washington School of Music 1946 ephemeraUniversity of Washington School of MusicGood. Two covers have faint sun-shading, one cover has soiling and a horizontal creaseFour musical programs by the University of Washington School of Music and others in 1946. The Malamutes Present..., Requiem Mass by Verdi, The Concert Band And Alumni in an All-Request..., Ninth Honors Convocation, 1946University Of Washington School Of Music, ephemera$20
16492Waring, Dennis G.Manufacturing the Muse Estey Organs & Consumer Culture in Victorian AmericaWesleyan University PressVery good. No dust wrapper. CD is not present.The American Reed Organ. There's an errata card. Many b&w photos and an index.Music, Reed Organ, Pump Organ, Estey, company history$40
15780Wersi ElectronicsMusic World Wersi Anniversary IssueWersi ElectronicsGood. Light shelf wear on the covers.8 x 11 inches, Wersi Organ catalog, circa 1980. There are many color pictures.Wersi Electronics, Wersi Organ, Music$20
15814West, Wallace, editorSong Hits Volume 1 no. 1 and Volume 1 no. 2Song Lyrics Inc.Good. Light shelf wear and soiling. No. 2 issue has a scrape mark on the cover.Popular music in the 1930s. Artists, lyrics and interesting ads.Music, ephemera$20
16810White, William BraidPiano Playing MechanismsTuners Supply CompanyGood. A bit of wear on the covers. No dust wrapper.Piano Playing Mechanisms. There are many line drawings, an illustration index and a regular index.Piano Playing Mechanisms, music, mechanical music$20

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