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1 Allan, Mozart >> Scottish Songs : The Morven Collection of Scottish Songs with Accompaniments for Piano
Glasgow: Mozart Allan; 1912 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
240 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, red cloth over spine, tartan boards, gilt lettering, all edges red, about 120 songs with tunes, lyrics, full piano arrangements in standard notation, with tunes also in solfa notation. ; Originally published 1884. This edition 1912. A superb collection of old folksongs and more recent (mid to late 1800s) popular songs by Scottish composers on Scottish themes. (Morven or Morvern is a craggy remote peninsula in western Scotland); Edges of boards worn and chipped. Front endpaper has an old song lyric taped in and several names penned in a small hand. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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2 Bok, Gordon >> Time and the Flying Snow : Songs of Gordon Bok
Sharon, Conn: Folk-Legacy Records; 1977 Softcover Good+ 
88 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 88 pages, 45 songs with music in standard notation and tab, lyrics, guitar chords. ; Includes original songs, sea shanties and other folklore songs, a few instrumentals and one fabulous cante-fable. ; Drawings and woord carvings by Gordon Bok. Photos by Sandy Paton and Dick Levine. Foreword by Ed Trinkett. ; Moderate edgewear. Covers lightly spotted and creased. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Bok, Gordon >> Time and the Flying Snow : Songs of Gordon Bok
Sharon, Conn: Folk-Legacy Records; 1977 Softcover Near Fine Illustrated by Gordon Bok 
88 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall white softcover, 88 pages, index, about 60 songs with lyrics, guitar chords, background info, and music in standard notation, most also in tab. Illustrated with author's b/w drawings and wood carvings. ; Original and folklore songs. ; Small price sticker on front, as issued. Inconsequential wear. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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4 Boyer, Walter E., with Albert F. Buffington and Don Yoder >> Songs Along the Mahantongo : Pennsylvania Dutch Folksongs
Hatboro, Pa: Folklore Associates; 1964 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
231 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, 231 pages, pronunciation key, index, bibliography, about 100 songs with tunes, guitar chords, and lyrics in Pennsylvania German dialect and English singable rhyming translation. ; Copyright 1951. This edition 1964.; Very minor wear to cloth at ends of spine. No other defects to book. Lacks jacket. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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5 Brewster, Paul G. >> Ballads and Songs of Indiana
N. Y. : Folklorica; 1981 0939544032 / 9780939544035 Softcover Very Good 
376 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Softcover, 376 pages, indexes, notes, historical information, 100 ballads, many with multiple variants, of which about 30 have tunes. Many Child ballads and cross references to other publications of same. ; Originally published 1940. This edition, with new foreword by W. Edson Richmond, 1981. ; Covers faded from yellow to white. Upper front corner creased. Old price tag inked out on front blank page. No other marks. Binding tight and square. ; Folklorica Publications in Folksong and Balladry Series; Vol. 4 
Price: 38.00 USD
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6 Carawan, Guy, and Candie Carawan >> Freedom is a Constant Struggle : Songs of the Freedom Movement
N. Y. : Oak Publications; 1968 Second Printing Softcover Good+ 
224 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; SOFTCOVER. Brown pictorial covers, tons of b/w photos, numerous telling quotes and short poems from civil rights activists, 56 extraordinary songs with lyrics, guitar chords, and tunes in standard notation. ; Copyright 1968. This is 2nd printing, 1968. ; Quite worn. Top 1 inch of backstrip missing. Spine creased and rolled. Two page numbers penned on half title. Binding tight. Scarce in any condition. ; From estate of Bishop Moses Anderson of Detroit. Laid in: two small color glossy real photos of Anderson, who was an African American Roman Catholic Bishop. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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7 Carnell, Peter W. >> Ballads in the Charles Harding Firth Collection of the University of Sheffield : A Descriptive Catalogue with Indexes
Sheffield, England: University of Sheffield; 1979 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
204 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Tall brown softcover, [xvi] + 204 pages, 11 indexes and appendixes, over 1000 of broadsides (printed ballads) of the 1600s to early 1800s listed and described, 59 of which are shown in facsimile. Only one has a tune, some others have tunes indicated. ; Issn 03099229.; No defects. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Chorbajian, Ropovt >> Shirag Songbook, Volume 3 : Popular and Classic Armenian Songs with Music
Beirut, Lebanon: Shirag Press; 1967 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
208 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, blue boards, 208 pages, 80 songs with tunes, piano accompaniments, and most also with lyrics in Armenian. Each song includes at least one verse in transliterated Armenian, otherwise text is entirely in Armenian. Introduction in parallel English and Armenian. ; Volume 3 stated, of a series of at least 4. ; Wonderful collection of folklore songs, troubador songs, dance songs, art songs, etc, of Armenia. Published in Beirut by Shirag Press, Hannessian Brothers. ; Light bump to heel. Coating along hinges starting to flake, as usual. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce. ; Shirag Songbook Series; Vol. 3 
Price: 32.00 USD
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9 Chorbajian, Ropovt >> Shirag Songbook, Volume 4 : Popular and Classic Armenian Songs with Music
Beirut, Lebanon: Shirag Press; 1970 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
208 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, blue boards, 208 pages, about 80 songs with tunes, piano accompaniments, and most also with lyrics in Armenian. Each song includes at least one verse in transliterated Armenian, otherwise text is entirely in Armenian. Introduction in parallel English and Armenian. Errata sheet bound in rear, as issued. ; Volume 4 stated, of a series of 4. ; Wonderful collection of folklore songs, troubador songs, jazz songs, love songs, songs by Gomidas, etc, of Armenia. Published in Beirut by Shirag Press, Hannessian Brothers. ; Very minor wear only. Scarce. ; Items laid in: 1) publisher's flyer, dated 1971, in Armenian. 2) publisher's pamphlet in English and Armenian. 3) original sales receipt dated 1972.; Shirag Songbook Series; Vol. 4 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Songs That Children Sing, Chroman, Eleanor >>
10 Chroman, Eleanor >> Songs That Children Sing
N. Y. : Oak Publications; 1987 0825600111 / 9780825600111 Revised Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
120 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 120 pages, 71 folklore songs from 29 countries, given in 24 different languages plus singable English, with tunes, lyrics, easy piano arrangements, and guitar chords, with brief info on background of each song. Illustrated throughout with wonderful b/w photos. ; Copyright 1970. This is revised edition, 1987. Authentic folklore children's songs from around the world. ; A few pages bound out of order but none missing. Heel bumped and lower front cover wrinkled. Otherwise appears unused. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Folk Songs of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, Cole, William, with Norman Monath >>
11 Cole, William, with Norman Monath >> Folk Songs of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales
Garden City, N. Y. : Doubleday & Company; 1961 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone 
243 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Tall hardcover, [xii] + 243 pages, 2 indexes, discography, illustrated throughout with charming monochrome drawings, about 100 songs with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, and full piano accompaniments in standard notation, and with historical info. English throughout, with some songs in Irish and English, or Welsh and English. ; Music arranged by Norman Montath. Typography by Diana Klemin. Of one the best song collections of its type. Includes the rare beauty 'Fairest Gwen.' ; Owner name penned on reverse of front free endpaper. Otherwise book shows little wear. Jacket unclipped but has small edge chips. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Mango Spice :  44 Caribbean Songs, Conolly, Yvonne, with Gloria Cameron and Sonia Singham >>
12 Conolly, Yvonne, with Gloria Cameron and Sonia Singham >> Mango Spice : 44 Caribbean Songs
London: A. & C. Black; 1981 0713621079 / 9780713621075 Second Printing Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Maggie Ling 
96 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Oblong softcover, double wire spiral binding, 96 pages, bibliography, discography, b/w illustrations throughout, 44 songs with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, simple piano arrangements, and many also with harmony parts or parts for other instruments. Includes background info on each song, explanations of dialect words, etc. ; Compiled by Yvonne Conolly, Gloria Cameron, Sonia Singham. Music arranged by Chris Cameron, Vallin Miller. ; Blurb: 'Reggae, calypso, rounds and ska, songs for all ages, together with dances, recipes, games and more.' ; Very little wear. Owner name penned on title page. A few songs have pencil marks. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Eureka :  The Songs That Made Australia, Fahey, Warren >>
13 Fahey, Warren >> Eureka : The Songs That Made Australia
Sydney: Omnibus Press; 1984 0949789046 / 9780949789044 Softcover Near Fine 
236 pages; Folio (12.25") 31 cm; Tall softcover, 236 pages, spectacular b/w illustrations throughout, 106 songs with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, and historical info. ; Songs of seafaring, pioneering, convicts, bushranging, sheep sheering, swagging, much more. ; No defects. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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14 Flanders, Helen Hartness, and Marguerite Olney >> Ballads Migrant in New England
Freeport, N. Y. : Books for Libraries Press; 1968 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
248 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, orange cloth, brown band on spine, 248 pages, index, about 100 ballads with tunes, lyrics, and historical notes. ; Copyright 1953. This is 2nd printing, 1968. Introduction by Robert Frost. ; Almost no visible wear. Lacks jacket. ; Granger Index Reprint Series 
Price: 28.00 USD
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15 Gal, Eugen >> Seara Buna-n Sezatoare : Culegere de Folclor Muzical, 116 Cantece si Melodii de Joc de pe Cuprinsul Tarii (Signed)
Timisoara, Romania: Editura Augusta; 1998 9739353045 Softcover Very Good Illustrated by Ion David Signed by Author
296 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; TEXT ENTIRELY IN ROMANIAN. Tall softcover, brown covers, 296 pages, several appendixes, numerous medium-quality b/w photos mostly of folk singers, 24 color glossy plates illustrated by Ion David depicting folk costume, 116 songs and folk tunes in standard notation, some with lyrics. Title page has lengthy inscription in Romanian in fountain pen dated 1998 and SIGNED by author. ; Preface by Emilia Comisel, professor of ethnnomusicology. Folk singers and folksongs of Romania, Transylvania, Moldova, Dobrogea, Muntenia, Oltenia, Banat and nearby regions. ; Light wear only. Spine lightly creased but intact and readable. Quite scarce. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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16 Glazer, Tom >> Songs of Peace, Freedom, and Protest
Greenwich, Ct: Fawcett Crest; 1972 067950222X / 9780679502227 Paperback Very Good+ 
362 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Paperback, all edges yellow, [xxii] + 362 + 2 pages, 2 indexes, over 150 protest songs, both well known and obscure, with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, and historical info. Most in English, a few in native languages with singable English lyrics. Includes both folklore songs and songs by well-known songwriters. ; Fawcett Crest P1740. Originally published 1970. This is an unabridged paperback edition, 1972.; Only a touch of wear. Pages slightly yellowed from age. Owner name stamped inside front cover. Scarce in this condition. ; Fawcett Crest P Series; Vol. 1740 
Price: 18.00 USD
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17 Goodwin, George >> World's Most Beloved Humorous and Nostalgic Songs, the : Song Dex Treasury of Humorous and Nostalgic Songs, Part 1
N. Y. : Song Dex; 1956 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
500 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover, gray leatherette covers, brief glossary, chord list, 4 indexes, 740+ songs with tunes, lyrics and guitar chords, arranged in 30 categories, many never before published. Song Dex Organmaster codes on every song. ; Some songs give first verse only, fake book style. Includes folklore songs, college songs, sentimental songs, old showtunes, etc. ; Gilt lettering dull and hard to read on spine. Yellowing and light wear to edges. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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18 Greenway, John >> American Folksongs of Protest
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press; 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
348 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, gray cloth, [x] + 348 + 2 pages, index, footnotes, extensive bibliography, detailed discography, about 200 songs with lyrics and historical info, about 30 have tunes in standard notation, other songs have tunes indicated. ; 1st edition, 1953. Musical transcriptions by Edmund F. Soule. ; Includes historical essays, Negro songs, textile songs, miner's songs, labor and union songs, plus chapter on songwriters Ella Mae Wiggins, Aunt Molly Jackson, Woody Guthrie, Joe Glazer. ; Minor wear to spine. Top and edges of boards lightly sunned. Light foxing to endpapers. Interior clean, binding tight. Lacks jacket. Scarce in any condition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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19 Gumbert, Ferdinand >> Gesang Musik
Berlin: Verlag & Eigenthum der Schlesinger'schen Buch & Musikhandlung; 1846 0998355836 / 9780998355832 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
96 pages; Folio (12.75") 33 cm; Tall hardcover. This is a bound volume of 19th-century German sheet music. Measures 12.75 x 10.25 inches, 33 x 26 cm, brown leather spine and corners, dark brown buckram over boards, 96 pages, gilt rules on spine, gilt title on front, reinforced hinges, marbled endpapers, 21 songs (15 art songs, 6 folklore songs) with vocal lines and full piano in standard notation. German throughout (some with other languages as noted) in plain type, not old script. ; Songs are: 1) Muntrer Bach, by Franz Abt. 2) Das Hindumadchen (La Jeune Indienne) by Louis Huth, in German and French. 3) Abschied, by Heinrich Esser. 4) Tausendschoen, by Carl Eckert. 5) Mein Gedicht, by Karl Friedrich Curschmann. 6) An Rose, by Curschmann. 7) Abschied, by Herrmann Eckelmann. 8) Verloren, by August Lindner. 9) Den Fernen Lieben, by Lindner. 10) Spielmannslied, by Ferdinand Gumbert. 11) Mein Herz Allein fur Dich, by Gumbert. 12) Das Theure Vaterhaus, by Gumbert. 13) O Bitt' Euch Liebe Voegelein, by Gumbert. 14) Im Fruehling, by Alexander Fesca. 15) Liebes-Gruss, by Fesca. 16) Lang' ist es Her (Long, Long Ago) Irish folksong in German and English. 17) Untreue, a German folksong. 18) Kommt a Vogerl Geflogen, folksong. 19) Von Meine Bergle Muss I Scheide, folksong. 20) Den Lieben Langen Tag, folksong. 21) Loreley (Lory-Lye or Lorelei) in German and English. ; Various dates and publishers, all around 1846-1850. Songs arranged for Alto or Baritone voice. All original covers bound in, some with ads for publisher's other songs. ; Exterior quite worn but binding intact. Gilt lettering a bit dark but sharp and easily read. Owner name in pencil on front cover of each piece. Light foxing here and there. One song has a few faint pencil marks. Sold as is. Scarce in any condition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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20 Hausman, Ruth L. >> Sing and Dance with the Pennsylvania Dutch : (Pennsylvania Germans)
N. Y. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation; 1953 Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Frances Lichten 
112 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 122 pages, index, pronunciation guide, b/w illustrations and facsimiles, over 40 songs with historical notes, tunes, piano parts, guitar chords, lyrics in English and German, and several with dance movements. ; Includes songs and dances of plain people, church people, and Moravians at Bethlehem. ; Surname penned on front cover, small old pricesticker on same. Very little wear. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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