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Alexander's Ragtime Band : And Other Favorite Song Hits, 1901-1911

By: Jasen, David A.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 20224

ISBN: 0486253317

Condition: Near Fine


212 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, [x] + 212 pages, 49 hit songs of the early 1900s with tunes, lyrics, and full piano, plus original sheetmusic cover art each song reproduced full page in b/w. ; A touch of edgewear only. View more info

Kerrville Folk Festival 20th Anniversary Songbook : Volume 1, 1971-1991

By: Javors, Melissa

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cream Gravy Music: 1991

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 20243

Condition: Near Fine


40 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 40 pages, 22 b/w photos and illustrations, 10 original songs with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, and full piano. Each song also has photo of songwriter, background info and commentary, page of lyrics. None previously published. ; Vol-1 stated but we find no evidence there was ever another volume. ; Songs are: Ascending Woman, by Carolyn Hester. Cowboy Fantasy, by Melissa Javors. Deep In The West, by Shake Russell. Harmony, by... View more info

Harvest of Jewish Song, A

By: Jochsberger, Tzipora, and Velvel Pasternak

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Tara Publications: 1980

Seller ID: 19792

ISBN: 0933676018

Condition: Very Good


144 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, 143 pages, index, 73 Hebrew folklore songs with tunes, guitar chords and full piano accompaniment. Each song has transliterated Hebrew lyrics in music, plus, printed at bottom of page, Hebrew (or a few in Yiddish) in Hebrew alphabet, plus brief English translation. ; Piano arrangements by Natan Brand, Cathy Waldman, Richard Neumann. ; Moderate edgewear. Interior clean, binding tight. View more info

Our Familiar Songs and Their Authors : 300 Standard and Popular Songs, Arranged with Piano Accompaniment, and Preceded by Sketches of the Authors and Histories of the Songs

By: Johnson, Helen Kendrick

Price: $32.00

Publisher: H. M. Caldwell Company: 1896

Seller ID: 20050

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


660 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, tan cloth, gilt and green lettering and decor, top edge gilt, floral endpapers, [xiv] + 660 pages, index, 300 songs with tunes, lyrics, full piano, plus detailed historical info on each. ; Copyright 1881. This edition 1896. ; Topics include: Songs of reminiscence. Songs of home. Songs of the sea. Songs of hopeless love. Songs of happy love. Convivial songs. Religious songs. More. ; Clean, bright, tight, hardly any sign o... View more info

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Books of American Negro Spirituals, the : Two Volumes in One

By: Johnson, James Weldon, and J. Rosamond Johnson

Price: $78.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1951

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 20132

Condition: Very Good+


4to (11") 28cm; Hardcover, brown cloth, top edge inked brown, 187 + 189 pages, preface on history and musical genius of spirituals, 120 authentic early spirituals with lyrics, tunes, and artistic piano arrangements. Many now-familiar songs given in their early, lesser-known forms. ; Originally published in two vols, 1925 and 1926. Republished in one vol 1940. This is 5th printing, 1951. Later issued as isbn 0670181234. ; Light edgewear. Cloth faded slightly on spine ... View more info

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Lift Every Voice and Sing

By: Johnson, James Weldon; Illustrated by Elizabeth Catlett

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Walker & Company: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20244

ISBN: 0802782515

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


36 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Tall hardcover, black cloth over spine, blue boards, 36 glossy pages, illustrated with 12 striking full-page b/w and monochrome woodcuts and linocuts of famous African American women and other cultural images. ; ; This is children's picture book of lyrics of Lift Every Voice and Sing (African American National Anthem) by James Weldon Johnson, with music by J. Rosamond Johnson. Music is included in the appendix, including lyrics, tune, and... View more info

Vera Johnson Song Book Number One, the : (No. 1)

By: Johnson, Vera; Illustrated by Alison Callihoo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Zax Music Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: 2990

Condition: Very Good


59 pages; 4to (11") 28cm; Tall tan softcover, 59 pages, 30 original songs with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, and notes. ; Sarcastic protest and anti-establishment songs. Topics include oppression, Vietnam War, censorship, industrial pollution, cannabis, etc. Amusing song about Pierre Trudeau in English and French. ; Publisher address (Vancouver) penned over old address, a few updated lyrics penned in, as issued. Light wear and soiling. Quite scarce. View more info

Step it Down : Games, Plays, Songs, and Stories from the Afro-American Heritage (Signed)

By: Jones, Bessie, with Bess Lomax Hawes

Price: $72.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1972

Seller ID: 2689

ISBN: 0060117834

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


233 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Ex-Lib; Hardcover, tan cloth, [xxii] + 233 pages, index, bibliography, discography, about 150 songs, singing games, finger plays, etc, with tunes, lyrics, and instructions. Front endpaper SIGNED by Frankie Quimby, Douglas Quimby, and Bessie Jones 'with Joy'. ; Copyright 1972. This is later printing, about 1974. ; Authentic Gullah (African American) folklore from Georgia Sea Islands. Authored by founder of Sea Island Singers, SIGNED by her a... View more info

Step it Down : Games, Plays, Songs, and Stories from the Afro-American Heritage

By: Jones, Bessie, with Bess Lomax Hawes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1972

Seller ID: 20160

ISBN: 0060117834

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


233 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Ex-Lib; Hardcover, tan cloth, [xxii] + 233 pages, index, bibliography, discography, about 150 songs, singing games, finger plays, etc, with tunes, lyrics, and instructions. Front endpaper SIGNED by Frankie Quimby, Douglas Quimby, and Bessie Jones 'with Joy'. ; Authentic Gullah (African American) folklore from Georgia Sea Islands. Authored by founder of Sea Island Singers, SIGNED by her and two other members of group. ; Small library sticker... View more info

Roots, the Saga of an American Family : Music from and Inspired by Roots, with Full Color Poster, 1977

By: Jones, Quincy, with Caiphus Semenya, Louis Gossett Jr, et al

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Warner Brothers Publications: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16892

Condition: Very Good


51 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall black softcover, 52 pages, 3 color and 6 b/w photos, full-color pull-out poster, 5 pages of behind-the-scenes, pronunciation guide, music of 17 original songs and instrumental works from the hit television series Roots. Some lyrics in English, some in Se-Shangane (Tonga, Tsonga or Xitsonga) and some in Yoruba, with English versions. ; Music composed by Quincy Jones. Lyrics by Caiphus Semenya. Additional music by Louis Gossett Jr, Geral... View more info

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Alice in Wonderland Disney Songbook : Arranged for Early Grade Pianist

By: Kasschau, Howard

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Walt Disney Music Company: 1955

Seller ID: 19439

Condition: Very Good+


16 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Oblong softcover, blue illustrated covers, 16 pages, 6 b/w illustrations, 6 songs with lyrics and easy piano arrangements in standard notation. ; Songs by Sammy Fain and Bob Hilliard, with one song by Cy Coben and Oliver Wallace. Songs are: Alice in Wonderland. All in the Golden Afternoon. How D'ye Do and Shake Hands. I'm Late. In a World of my Own. Very Good Advice. ; Light edgewear only. View more info

Just Five Plus Two : A Collection of Songs Progressing from Just Five Tones to the Full Scale

By: Kersey, Robert E.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Belwin Mills Publishing Corporation: 1975

Seller ID: 20905

ISBN: 0769218237

Condition: Very Good+


72 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Blue softcover booklet, 72 pages, 82 songs with lyrics and tunes in standard notation. Each song also shows its range of notes in standard notation and solfa. Large type. ; Focus of part one is on learning to sing easy songs using the pentatonic (five-note) scale, in part two songs with those five notes plus Ti, in part three those five notes plus Fa, in part four songs with altered tones. Front cover shows Kodaly hand-signs for all seven... View more info

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Two Good Arms : 51 Songs with Words and Music by Charlie King

By: King, Charlie

Price: $11.00

Publisher: AccuWrite Music Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16544

Condition: Very Good+


104 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, black plastic comb binding, glossy white covers, 104 pages, discography, b/w illustrations, 51 original songs with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords, and composer's comments. ; Cover photo by Thomas Kriegsmann. ; Excellent collection of original songs about social justice by well-known singer-songwriter Charlie King. Quite topical, including songs about Anita Hill, Don't Ask Don't Tell, Ed Meese, Nelson Mandela, Bilbo Baggins, T... View more info

Pennsylvania Songs and Legends

By: Korson, George; Illustrated by Charles P. Allen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 1960

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 1828

ISBN: 0801803462

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


474 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, black cloth, gold lettering on spine, 474 pages, index, line drawings, 13 chapters by various authors; scores of legends and tall tales; 110 songs with tunes and lyrics, several in foreign languages with English translations. ; Copyright 1949, this is 2nd printing, 1960. ; Chapters include: Pennsylvania German. Amish. Cornplanter Indians. Canallers. Railroaders. Lumberjacks. Coal miners. More. ; Book shows no wear. Jacket minor e... View more info

Gonna Sing My Head Off ! : American Folk Songs for Children

By: Krull, Kathleen; Illustrated by Allen Garns

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2749

ISBN: 0394819918

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


145 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, 145 glossy pages, indexes, 62 well-known trditional songs with tunes, lyrics, easy piano and guitar chords. Info on the songs. Superbly illustrated in full color throughout. ; Introductory note by Arlo Guthrie. One of the best collections of its type. ; Light bump to upper corners. No other defects. View more info

Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas

By: Landeck, Beatrice; Illustrated by Alexander Dobkin

Price: $32.00

Publisher: David McKay Company: 1961

Seller ID: 20214

ISBN: 1399220667

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


183 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, blue cloth, brown illustrated endpapers, [viii] + 183 pages, index, bibliography, discography, nearly 100 songs with lyrics, tunes, guitar chords, extensive historical notes, many with arrangements based on indiginous customs, with multiple voice parts and/or parts for drum, tambourine, claves or other percussion. ; Songs and dances from Africa, West Indies, South America, plus North American spirituals, work songs, jazz... View more info

Frankenstein, Or, the Modern Prometheus : (Libretto) a Musical Drama Without Intermission in Prologue and Fourteen Scenes

By: Larsen, Libby

Price: $54.00

Publisher: E. C. Schirmer Music Company: 1990

Seller ID: 20129

Condition: Near Fine


22 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Complete libretto (lyrics, dialogue, stage directions) no music. Tall beige softcover, [ii] +22 pages. Includes brief synopsis, brief intro explaining philosophocal focus, detailed description of visuals including those portions which were presented on pre-recorded video. ; Music and libretto by Libby Larsen. ; A fantastic modern opera capturing both the heartwrenching story of Frankenstein (as written by Mary Shelley) and exploring many of... View more info

Honky Tonk for Hammond Organ : Spinet and Pre-Set, all Models Including M-100 and L-100 Series

By: Laub, Mark

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Remick Music Corporation: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14740

Condition: Good+


40 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; Green and black covers, fold-and-staple binding, 12 hit songs of the 1920s with full 2-handed organ (or piano) score, plus organ pedal notes, in standard notation. Detailed organ registrations at top of each piece. No lyrics, no guitar chords. Music arranged by Mark Laub. ; Songs are: Avalon. Baby face. Barney Google. Black and white rag. Breezin' along with the breeze. Charleston. Chinatown my Chinatown. Crazy rhythm. I'm looking over a... View more info

Ballad Book, The

By: Leach, MacEdward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: A. S. Barnes & Company: 1975

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 9409

ISBN: 0498060551

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


842 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Hardcover, black boards, 842 pages, glossary, index, bibliography, discography, about 220 ballad texts from England, Scotland, and United States, with brief historical info, many also with variations. Lyrics only, no tunes. ; Copyright 1955. This is 6th printing, 1975.; Book shows light shelfwear. Three leaves chipped at lower corner, not affecting text. No other defects. Jacket rubbed but intact. View more info

Ballad Book, The

By: Leach, MacEdward

Price: $12.00

Publisher: A. S. Barnes & Company: 1955

Seller ID: 9604

ISBN: 0498060551

Condition: Very Good- in Poor dust jacket


842 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Full green cloth, glossary, index, bibliography, discography, about 220 ballad texts from England, Scotland, and United States, with brief historical info, many also with variations. Lyrics only, no tunes. Laid in is small flyer for The Ballad Record, 12-inch LP with 20 songs from this book, sung by Ed McCurdy. ; Copyright 1955. This is later printing, perhaps 1957.; Book shows light shelfwear. Several ballads have scholarly margin notes... View more info