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Songs of Faith in Man

By: Hille, Waldemar

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Hodgin Press: 1969

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20135

Condition: Very Good+


120 pages; 4to (10") 27 cm; Tall softcover, tan covers, [ii] + 120 + 4 pages, 150 songs and hymns, all with tunes, almost all arranged for 4 voices, some also with guitar chords. Some tunes have more than one set of words. ; From preface: '150 new songs for congregational and other use, for Unitarian Universalists, Humanists, liberal churches and fellowships.' Published under auspices First Unitarian Church of Los Angeles. ; Top edge discolored, covers lightly sunned... View more info

Songs of Faith in Man : 1e, 1st Edition, 1960

By: Hille, Waldemar

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Hodgin Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20142

Condition: Very Good+


60 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Tall hardover, yellow cloth, tan decor, 60 pages, 55 songs and hymns, all with tunes, most arranged for 4 voices. ; This is the rare 1st edition, 1960, which was followed by a much larger 2nd edition. 'New songs for congregational and other use, for Unitarian Universalists, humanists, liberal churches and fellowships.' Published under auspices First Unitarian Church of Los Angeles. ; Exterior shows very light wear, a touch of sunning. One... View more info

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Gustav Holst, Collected Facsimile of Autograph Manuscripts of the Published Work, Volume 1 : Chamber Operas, Savitri, Wandering Scholar

By: Holst, Gustav, with Imogen Holst

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Faber Music: 1974

Seller ID: 20877

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


208 pages; Folio (14.5") 37 cm; Tall hardcover, olive green cloth and endpapers, 208 pages, hyper-detailed appendix for each piece comparing differences between original manuscript and published score. ; Isbn 0571100066. Contains complete orchestral scores of two chamber operas: Savitri, Opus 25. Wandering Scholar, Opus 50. Edited by Imogen Holst with input from Benjamin Britten. ; No defects to book. Jacket shows only minor sunning. View more info

Seventy Scottish Songs : For Low Voice

By: Hopekirk, Helen

Price: $56.00

Publisher: Oliver Ditson Company: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20091

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


189 pages; Folio (12.75") 33 cm; Tall hardcover, beige cloth over spine, dark olive green cloth over boards, gilt lettering, top edge gilt, [xii] + 189 pages, b/w portrait photo of arranger Helen Hopekirk on glossy plate, 70 beautiful ancient and old Scottish songs, arranged to be sung as art songs, with tunes, lyrics, and full piano. English throughout, with some song titles in English and Scottish Gaelic. ; Cloth lightly worn at tips. Front endpaper has beautiful a... View more info

American History and Encyclopedia of Music, Complete in 10 Volumes : Essentials, American Music, Foreign Music, Musical Biographies, Music Theory, Operas, Musical Instruments, Oratorios and Masses

By: Hubbard, W. L.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Irving Square: 1908

Seller ID: 20498

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


3869 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Set of 10 hardcover volumes. Red cloth. Gold titles on spines. Top edges gilt. Reinforced bindings as issued. Color glossy frontispiece each vol, plus sepia-toned portraits throughout. About 300-500 pages per vol, 3869 total pages. ; Some vols dated 1908, some 1910. Vol-1, Essentials (Dictionary) 586 pages. Vol-2, History of American Music, 356 pgs. Vol-3, History of Foreign Music, 261p. Vol-4, Musical Biographies 1, 511p. Vol-5, Musica... View more info

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Folksongs of Mississippi : And Their Background

By: Hudson, Arthur Palmer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Folklorica Press: 1981

Seller ID: 20947

ISBN: 0939544024

Condition: Very Good+


321 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Gray and brown softcover, [xiv] + 321 pages, 2 indexes, bibliography, 157 authentic folklore songs collected in Mississippi 1910s-1920s. No tunes. ; Copyright 1936, 1964. This edition 1981, with new foreword by George W. Boswell. ; Includes Child ballads, other imported ballads, American songs, Civil War songs, jocose songs, more. ; Covers show light rubbing. Small pricesticker inked out on title page. No other defects. ; Folklorica Publica... View more info

Bard's Book of Pagan Songs, a : Stories and Music from the Celtic World, by Hugin the Bard

By: Hugin the Bard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Llewellyn Publications: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20139

Condition: Very Good+


261 pages; 4to (10") 27 cm; Tall brown softcover, [x] + 261 pages, page explaining special musical symbols, page explaining Gaelic pronunciation, 55 original songs with tunes, lyrics, guitar chords. Many modal songs, all suitable for singing by beginners. ; Isbn 1567186033. Includes excerpts from the Mabinogion, a collection of ancient Welsh tales, and several songs inspired by these tales. ; Only very minor wear. No marks apart from a stamp from correctional facilit... View more info

Song Book, the : Words and Tunes from the Poets and Musicians

By: Hullah, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Company: 1877

Seller ID: 20046

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


368 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Small hardcover, dark blue-black cloth, gilt lettering, black endpapers, [xx] + 368 + 4 pages, index, endnotes, 264 songs collected from manuscripts of 1600s-1800s, with tunes in standard notation. ; Copyright 1866. This printing 1877. ; Wonderful collection of classic old songs of England, Scotland, Ireland, some by popular composers, some folklore. ; Cloth shows light wear. Front endpaper chipped and fragile. Binding tight. ; Golden Tr... View more info

Hymns for the Church and the Home : With a Selection of Psalms, Portland Collection

By: Hymnal Committee

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Universalist Publishing House: 1870

Seller ID: 20340

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


600 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small hardcover, full brown leather, pink endpapers, [viii] + 600 pages, 3 indexes, 867 hymn texts, no tunes. Spine title "Portland Collection" in gilt over black band. Each hymn has author's name, meter marking, and topic or theme indicated. Also, book contains appendix of 28 metrical (singable) psalms, no tunes. ; Copyright 1865, this printing 1870. Hymnal for Universalist churches, a rapidly growing denomination in 1800s, con... View more info

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Songs of the Workers, to Fan the Flames of Discontent : Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) Little Red Songbook

By: Industrial Workers

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Industrial Workers of the World: 1987

Edition: 35th edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 20718

Condition: Very Good-


64 pages; 24mo (5.75") 15 cm; Small red softcover booklet, 64 pages, 41 songs, most with tunes in standard notation and guitar chords, a few with tunes indicated. ; Known as the Little Red Songbook. Originally published 1909. This is 35th edition, 1984, 2nd printing, 1987. Wonderful union, labor, and protest songs by Joe Hill, Utah Phillips, Ralph Chaplin, many others. ; Small amount of discoloration to upper tip, affecting margins only. A few songs have alternate ch... View more info

White and Negro Spirituals, Their Life and Kinship : Tracing 200 Years of Untrammeled Song Making and Singing Among Our Country Folk

By: Jackson, George Pullen

Price: $120.00

Publisher: J. J. Augustin Publisher: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2693

ISBN: 0306706679

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


349 pages; 8vo (9") 23cm; Ex-Lib; Hardcover, dark red cloth, white lettering on spine, [xiv] + 349 pages, 5 appendixes, index, footnotes, 21 b/w photos and illustrations, 116 'white' melodies paired with Negro 'variants', all with tunes, lyrics, and commentary. ; 1st edition, 1943. ; Yes, this is the famous racist book you have heard about. Subtitle concludes: 'With 116 Songs Sung by Both Races'. Sheet laid in with comparison of tunes, Pisgah and Amazing Grace, as is... View more info

Another Sheaf of White Spirituals : New Foreword by Don Yoder

By: Jackson, George Pullen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Folklorica: 1981

Seller ID: 20206

ISBN: 0939544016

Condition: Near Fine


233 pages; 4to (10") 27 cm; Tall softcover, [xx] + 233 pages, 2 indexes, bibliography, 363 songs with tunes, lyrics, and brief historical info. ; Originally published 1952. This edition with new foreword by Don Yoder 1981. ; Folklore songs, secular songs, hymns from old southern hymnals, etc. ; Small pricesticker on front blank page inked out. Otherwise only a touch of wear. ; Folklorica Publications in Folksong and Balladry Series; Vol. 1 View more info

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Popular Songs of Nineteenth Century America : Complete Original Song Sheets for 64 Songs, Selected, with an Introduction and Notes

By: Jackson, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1976

Seller ID: 16076

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


290 pages; Folio (12.25") 31 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, tan cloth, 290 pages, bibliography, endnotes, 64 songs reproduced from early American sheet music, 1803-1891, with music in standard notation, lyrics, and b/w illustrations throughout. Warning: several African American stereotypes. ; Songs include: Arkansas traveller. Ben Bolt. Bonnie blue flag. Champagne Charlie. Flying trapeze. Jim crack corn. Just before the battle mother. Lorena. Ocean burial. Old oaken buck... View more info

Popular Songs of Nineteenth Century America : Complete Original Song Sheets for 64 Songs, Selected, with an Introduction and Notes

By: Jackson, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1976

Seller ID: 20240

Condition: Near Fine


290 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, blue and orange covers, 290 pages, bibliography, endnotes, 64 songs reproduced from early American sheet music, 1803-1891, with music in standard notation, lyrics, and b/w illustrations throughout. Warning: several African American stereotypes. ; Songs include: Arkansas traveller. Ben Bolt. Bonnie blue flag. Champagne Charlie. Flying trapeze. Jim crack corn. Just before the battle mother. Lorena. Ocean burial. Old oaken buc... View more info

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Chants de France : Choix de Chants Patrotiques et Populaires

By: Jameson, R. P. , and A. E. Heacox

Price: $24.00

Publisher: D. C. Heath & Company: 1922

Seller ID: 21009

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


148 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; FRENCH text throughout. Small square hardcover, dark blue-black cloth, [viii] + 148 pages, 2 indexes, appendix of composers, glossary, 6 patriotic songs, 7 old-time songs, 12 rounds, 7 satirical songs, 9 romantic songs, 5 French Canadian songs, plus 15 more; total of 61 songs with tunes, lyrics, and full piano, some also arranged for up to 4 voices. ; Sub-subtitle: 'Avec Accompaniment de Piano, Notes Historiques et Explicatives et Vocabu... View more info

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: $30.00

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