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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 Authors Various >> Dean's Gift Book of Nursery Rhymes
London: Dean & Son; 1965 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Janet & Anne Grahame-Johnstone 
74 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Tall hardcover, white boards, 74 unnumbered pages, about 80 favorite rhymes, illustrated throughout in full color including endpapers. ; Wonderfully lively illustrations of happy children, fairyfolk, chickens, geese, mice, etc. ; Book shows little wear. One very small mark in fountain pen on 'belongs to' page, just a line, not a name. No other marks. Pink illustrated jacket has a touch of edgewear, small sticker scar on upper front. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Authors Various >> Mother Goose : Abridged Edition
N. Y. : Grosset & Dunlap; 1982 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Gyo Fujikawa 
76 pages; Folio (12.75") 33 cm; Tall hardcover, pictorial boards, 76 glossy pages, illustrated throughout with full-color pages (including endpapers) alternating with b/w pages. ; Grosset 1810 on lower spine. Copyright 1968. This is abridged edition, 1982. ; Light wear to tips. Boards show light sunning across upper edge. No jacket, as issued. Name penned on belongs-to pages. No other marks. Binding tight. ; Originally published with 125 pages. This is abridged edition with 76 pages. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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4 Authors Various >> Mother Goose : Unabridged Edition
N. Y. : Grosset & Dunlap; 1968 Hardcover As New with no dust jacket Illustrated by Gyo Fujikawa 
125 pages; Folio (12.75") 33 cm; Stunningly beautiful book, tall hardcover, orange cloth, gilt lettering, 125 glossy pages, gilt title on blindstamped boards, illustrated throughout with full-color pages (including endpapers) alternating with b/w pages. ; Grosset 1811 on lower spine. Copyright 1968. LCCN 1968. No other printings. No isbn. ; Book shows absolutely no sign of use. No jacket, as issued. Slipcase is Very Good Plus, light sunning and wear only, all corners and seams intact. ; This is the original unabridged edition with 125 pages. Quite scarce with original slipcase. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Authors Various >> Nurse Lovechild's Legacy : Being a Mighty Fine Collection of the Most Noble, Memorable and Veracious Nursery Rhymes, Embellished by C. Lovat Fraser for the Poetry Bookshop
London: Poetry Bookshop; 1922 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by C. Lovat Fraser 
63 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small hardcover (5 x 7.5 inches) 127 x 182 mm. Black cloth over spine, red boards, laid cotton-fiber (rag) paper throughout, 54 nursery rhymes, both familiar and obscure, illustrated with interesting, concise b/w line drawings. ; States 'New Edition', seventh thousand, 1922.; Gift note dated 1941 penned on front endpaper. Upper edge sunned, cloth frayed at crown. Light foxing throughout. Binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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6 Barnett, Cecille Jean >> Games, Rhythms, Dances : For the Kindergarten, Primary, and Elementary School Teacher ; Teachers and Leaders in Physical Education, Recreation and Playground
Oshkosh, Wisc: J. O. Frank & Sons; 1941 Softcover Very Good 
128 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall blue softcover, leatherette covers, [viii] + 120 pages, index. Includes: 31 singing games with songs and tunes; 13 story plays; 8 ball games; 32 chasing and hunting games; 15 relay races; 13 schoolroom games; 10 piano pieces suitable for rhythmic activity; 23 folk dances with music, some with lyrics; and 5 tap dances with piano music. ; Old fashioned fun for young children. ; Light exterior wear. A few minor pencil marks here and there. Binding tight. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 Binder, Abraham Wolfe >> Sabbath for Israel : A Musical Liturgy for the Sabbath Eve, for Cantor, Mixed Voices and Organ
N. Y. : Transcontinental Music Corporation; 1954 Softcover Very Good+ 
82 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Tall softcover, dark blue cloth over spine, off-white textured leatherette covers, 82 pages, 24 movements, standard musical notation throughout, with lyrics in phonetic Hebrew in English letters. Scored for Cantor, Mixed Voices and Organ. ; From preface: 'The composer has not used any particular Israeli folk material, but has rather tried to create thematic material in the prevalent style of Israel combining it with the musical tradition of the Sabbath Eve liturgy'. ; Synagogue name stamped on front cover in pale ink. Minor pencil marks here and there, mostly indicating pronunciation of text. We have left them in place. Otherwise only light wear. Binding tight and square. Scarce in any condition. ; TCL Series; Vol. 800 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 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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9 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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10 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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11 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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12 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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13 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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14 Cary, Alice, and Phoebe Cary, with Mary Clemmer Ames >> Ballads for Little Folk : Poems by Alice and Phoebe Cary
N. Y. : Hurd & Houghton; 1874 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
189 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, gilt lettering, ornate decor in black and gilt, [viii] + 189 pages, dozes of small b/w illustrations, about 50 original poems. ; Edited by Mary Clemmer Ames. Title page 1874. Copyright page 1875. ; Beloved sister poets, Alice and Phoebe Cary were among the most published American authors of the 19th century. These quaint old poems of nature, animals, and childhood adventures will delight children of all ages. ; This is an actual book from 1875, not a flimsy overprice d reprint. ; This book was in the hands of children long ago who scribbled on endpapers and title page in pencil. Old b/w bookplate. Brown booktape over spine. Interior all readable, all pages attached, binding tight. Sold as is. ; Nineteenth Century American Literature, Series A, the Ohio Valley Series 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Chase, A. W. (Alvin Wood) >> Dr. Chase's Recipes, Or, Information for Everybody : An Invaluable Collection of about Eight Hundred Practical Recipes . . .
Ann Arbor: A. W. Chase; 1960 38th Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
384 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small hardcover, green leatherette boards, gold lettering, [xxxii] + 384 pages, display ads on endpapers, brief medical glossary, about 800 recipes for all manner of items you couldn't buy off the shelf in 1866, such as: vinegar, glue, cough lozenge, varnish, lacquer, solder, water-proof paste for leather, fire-proof paint, horse liniment, hair dye, silk dye, rat poison, tomato catchup, much more. ; Originally published by author in Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1866, 38th edition stated. This is a facsimile reprint. No date on this unit but we estimate 1960. ; Very minor edgewear. Front endpaper has small goldfoil sticker and small gift note dated 1974. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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16 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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17 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 >>
18 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 >>
19 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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20 Collins, W. Lucas >> Homer's Iliad : (Homer, the Iliad, Ancient Classics Series, 1885)
N. Y. : John B. Alden, Publisher; 1885 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
141 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small hardcover (4.25 x 6.25 inches) 108 x 157 mm, green cloth, gilt spine lettering, footnotes, introduction and concluding chapter by the Rev. William Lucas Collins. English throughout, mostly in prose, but some passages in rhyming verse. ; This edition copyright 1883. This printing 1885. ; Cloth shows only minor wear. Owner name and date (Joseph A. Maggini Jr, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1886) very neatly penned on front endpaper. No other marks. Pages a bit yellowed from age. No other defects. Scarce in this condition. ; Ancient Classics Series 
Price: 15.00 USD
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