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Category: All Categories: Music: History of Music
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1.
Abraham, Gerald, ed.  
The Age of Humanism 1540-1630

Publisher: Oxford UP, 1968.
xxv, 978 p., 25 cm. Series: The New Oxford History of Music IV. 'The period covered by this volume was the golden age of church music, with such masters as Palestrina, Lassus, Victoria, and Byrd. But at the same time more and more importance was assumed by secular vocal music and purely instrumental music, above all by the madrigal in Italy and England, the solo song, and opera.' Stock# 35,723. Vg/vg.

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2.
Anderson, Warren D.  
Ethos and Education In Greek Music: The Evidence of Poetry and Philosophy

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass., Harvard UP [1968].
306 p., indexes; 21.5 cm. 'Bringing together a wealth of material and working wherever possible from primary sources, Mr. Anderson offers here the most comprehensive study in English of the elusive and fascinating Greek concept of ethos. He seeks to determone how and why Greek writers supposed that music could express and even generate moral qualities of good and evil. It was about the time of Plato that this real or imaginary power of music began to be termed ethos, and also that its close historical connection with modality began to be analyzed objectively.' Stock# 32,794.Fine/ dj fine.

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3.
Artz, Frederick B.  
From The Renaissance To Romanticism Trends in Style in Art, Literature, and Music, 1300-1830

Publisher: Chicago, U Chicago [1962].
311 p. '24 cm. The best way to define style is not in the abstract but in an analysis of specific works of art, literature, and music.' Stock# 41,050. Vg copy / dj good+, but some wear. Music; Art; Literature

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4.
Austin, William W. [Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864]  
'Susanna,' 'Jeanie,' and 'The Old Folks at Home'. The Songs of Stephen C. Foster from his Time to Ours

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan, 1975.
xxv, 420 p.; 24 cm. "Reveals how Foster's music arose from and influenced the time in which he lived and how later generations" have used the music. Stock#31217.

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5.
Bagar, Robert, and Louis Biancolli  
THE CONCERT COMPANION

Publisher: Mcgraw Hill 1947.
Very Good with no dust jacket 1st Edition Hardcover Previous owner's name, edgewear. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 868 pages; 15853sb.

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6.
Barzun, Jacques, 1907-2012  
Berlioz and the Romantic Century 2 vols

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown, 1950.
Two volumes: xii, [3], 573; [6], 511 p., illus. 24 cm. ”To learn a creator's ways, come to see through his eyes, and discover how past and current achievements affected his gifts in the making of a great new work ise business of the historical critic” Stock #28,058. Fine, in mylar wrappers/ slipcase fine; . Music; biography.

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7.
Bauer, Marion and Ethel Peyser  
MUSIC THROUGH THE AGES An Introduction to Music History

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's New York 1967.
Third Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ price clipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 748 pages

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8.
Bergamini, Andrea  
Masters of Music: Beethoven and the Classical Age
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Publisher: Hauppauge 1999.
As New in Very Good dust jacket; New book. Dust jacket suffered some damage on display. It has two small closed tears at bottom of back and two tiny tears at top edge of front. Barron's First Edition Thus; First Printing Hardcover Masters of Music; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages; This volume for young adult readers offers an introduction the the life and musical accomplishments of Beethoven within the context of his age and the people who surrounded and influenced him. Translated into English by Venetia Scalo, this book explores the musical world of Beethoven in words and full-color illustrations. A two-page spread shows and explains the mechanics and design of the type of piano constructed during Beethoven's lifetime. There is also an introduction to Viennese life in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. At the end is a list of Beethoven's works and an index.; ISBN: 0764151339

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9.
Bergamini, Andrea  
Masters of Music: Beethoven and the Classical Age
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Publisher: Hauppauge 1999.
New in New dust jacket Barron's First Edition Thus; First Printing Hardcover Masters of Music; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages; This volume for young adult readers offers an introduction the the life and musical accomplishments of Beethoven within the context of his age and the people who surrounded and influenced him. Translated into English by Venetia Scalo, this book explores the musical world of Beethoven in words and full-color illustrations. A two-page spread shows and explains the mechanics and design of the type of piano constructed during Beethoven's lifetime. There is also an introduction to Viennese life in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. At the end is a list of Beethoven's works and an index.; ISBN: 0764151339

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10.
Blom, Eric  
Music in England

Publisher: West Drayton, UK: Pelican Books, 1947 revised reprint..
288pp. paperback: a reading copy [text is age browned; small tears @ spine head]

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11.
Bloom, Julius, ed.  
The Year in American Music: 1946-1947

Publisher: Allen, Towne & Heath New York 1947.
Events in the Chronicle, appendices, composers in America, obituaries, index; brown boards. Very good, edge tanning, spine top bumped First Printing Stated Hard Cover 8vo.

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12.
Bowra, C. M. (Sir Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971  
Primitive Song
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Publisher: Cleveland, World Pub. Co. [1962].
xiv, 303 p., illus.; 22 cm. "Uses anecdotes and information about modern hunter-gatherer cultures ranging from Eskimos to the Andamanese to Australian aborigines as a way of attempting to trace the roots and development of song." stock#45463. Vg / dj vg.

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13.
Briggs, Asa  
ENGLISH MUSICAL CULTURE 1776-1876-1976
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Publisher: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH 1977.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Red stain on foreedge of pages. ; 59 pages

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14.
Britton, Allen Perdue, 1914-2003  
Music in Colonial Times

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan Alumnus Quarterly Review, 1949.
Offprint, pp. 162-170, illus.; 25.5 cm. "Our Puritan forebears loved music despite populat opinion to the contrary." "Reprinted from Michigan Alumnus Quarterly Review, March 12, 1949, Vol. LV, No. 16." Stock#42162. Vg / offprint in wrappers.

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15.
Bücken, Ernst. Mersmann, Hans.  
Die Musik des 19. Jahrhunderts bis zur Moderne von Dr. Ernst Bücken. Die Moderne Musik seit der Romantik.

Publisher: Wildpark-Potsdam, Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft Athenaion [c1929].
Handbuch der Musikwissenschaft Herausgegeben von Dr. Ernst Bücken. 320 p., illus., portrait plates, index; bound with Mersmann, Hans, Die Moderne Musik seit der Romantik [c1927], 225, [1] p., index, illus., music, portrait plates; 29 cm. Bound in marbled boards, green cloth spine, black leather label scuffed, chipped; rear cover scuffed; VG. stock#35665.

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16.
Bukofzer, Manfred F., 1910-1955  
Music in the Baroque Era: From Monteverdi to Bach

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton, 1947.
xv, 489 p. illus., ports., facsims., music. 24 cm. Bibliography: p. 417-469. Stock# 35,317. Vg/dj good, tears.

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17.
Bukofzer, Manfred F., 1910-1955.  
Studies in Medieval & Renaissance Music.

Publisher: Norton, NY [c1950]. N241.
324 p., index, illus. incl. music; 19.5 cm. Two 14th-century Motets on St. Edmund; The Music of the Old Hall Manuscript; The Fountains Fragment; Holy-Week Music and Carols at Meaux Abbey; The Beginnings of Choral Polyphony; A Polyphonic Basse Dance of the Renaissance; Caput: a Liturgico-Musical Study. Red pictorial paper covers scuffed; good. stock#3055.

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18.
Charbon, Marie H.  
Catalogue of the Music Library. Volume II. Vocal Music 1500- c. 1650

Publisher: N.Y., Da Capo Press, 1973..
243 p., indexes, illus., 24 cm. Series: The Hague Gemeentemuseum. Catalogues of the Music Library and the Musical Instrument Collection, ed. van Gleich.. ‘The comprehensive alphabetical index of Italian, French, Latin, Dutch, Frisian, German, English and Spanish opening words of the texts included in this part of the catalogue should provide a useful contribution to literary investigation.' Reference. Stock #28,059x. Vg, yellow covers slightly soiled/ no dj.

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19.
Clarke, Donald  
The Rise and Fall of Popular Music: A Narrative History from the Renaissance to Rock 'N' Roll

Publisher: St. Martin New York 1995.
(xv) 620 pages, bibliography, index; blue boards. Very good+, bottom spine, corner bumped; dust jacket very good-, short tear, light wear First Printing Hard Cover Large 8vo.

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20.
Cohen, Joel & Herb Snitzer.  
Reprise. The Extraordinary Revival of Early Music.

Publisher: Little, Brown [c1985]. 'First Edition'.
xvi, [12], 227 p., index, photos; 26 cm. "The revival of Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music in this century has been as colorful as it has been extraordinary, and this book is the first to capture the phenomenon." Contents include The Avant-garde of the Distant Past; Arnold Dolmetsch; Noah Greenberg; Thomas Binkley; Baroque Renewal; The Harmoncourts and Concentus Musicus; The Kuikjens; Frans Brüggen; Gustav Leonhardt; Glossary. Dj chipped; VG+. stock#35658.

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21.
Colles, H.C.  
Essays and Lectures

Publisher: Oxford University Press/ Geoffrey Cumberlege London 1947.
Author was music critic for The Times. Some English musicians, the opera, church music and general. (vii) 224 pages, photo fo H.C. Colles, music notation, a memoir, index; blue cloth. Slight fading end papers, very good+; dust jacket slight fading, very good+ Second Printing Hard Cover Small 8vo.

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22.
Cooke, James Francis  
STANDARD HISTORY OF MUSIC
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Publisher: Theodore Presser Company Philadelphia 1936.
New edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. ; B&W Illustrations; 321 pages

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23.
Coolidge, Elizabeth Sprague,1864-1953  
Da Capo; a paper read before the Mothers' Club, Cambridge, Mass., March 13, 1951.
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Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress, 1952..
14 p. 23 cm. Mrs, Coolidge recalls her patronage of chamber music and the establishmernt of the Berkshire Music Festival in Pittsfield, MA. This copy is inscribed "To dear Mrs. Koussevitski Lenox July 26th 1952. This would have been Serge Koussevitsky's third wife (his first one married during his student days, and discarded when wealthy Natalia appeared is conveniently forgotten in most biographies) Olga Naumoff K. (1901-1978) The monied wife Natalia Ushkova K. (b.1880) had helped Serge Koussevitzky established HIS Berkshire music Festival at Tanglewood in Lenox. She died in 1942, Serge married Olga in 1947, and died in June 1951, so he could have heard this talk A great association copy for Berkshire music. NS 0068. Vg/ wrappers.

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24.
Creighton, Ursula  
Music

Publisher: Dutton New York 1928.
Histroical perspective on the evolution of music from early, Greek and folk songs through medieval and polyphony to the renowned composers. (xi) 256 pages, 12 b/w illustrations of music scenes and portraits of composers, books for further reading, index; blue cloth, rough cut edges side and bottom. Few pencil notes end paper, very good+; no dust jacket Hard Cover 8vo.

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25.
Davidson, Audrey Ekdahl & Clifford  
Sacra/Profana: Studies in Sacred and Secular Music for Johannes Riedel

Publisher: Minneapolis: Friends of Minnesota Music, 1985..
First Edition. 23½ X 16 cm. New/No dj, as issued. Blue boards, gilt titles on spine, frontis., vi, 292 pp, 11 figures, notes, bibliography of Reidel's publications. Festschrift honoring Riedel, a professor of music at the University of Minnesota, upon his retirement. Contains a biographical note on Riedel, and 18 papers on various musical topics by S. Misha Namenwirth, Jerome S. Kleinsasser, Mary Joy Rieder, Jean Strommer, Cornelius B. Canon, James Clarke, Gloria Morris-Grothe, LeRoy Larson, Susan Berdahl, Charles Sigmund, Gerhard M. Cartford, Jane E. Rasmussen, Bert Polman, C. Wesley Anderson, Audrey Ekdahl Davidson, Merritt C. Nequette, William L. Smith, & Santos G. Martinez. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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26.
Davidsson, Ake  
Bibliografi Over Svensk Musiklitteratur 1800-1945/ Bibliography of Swedish Music Literature

Publisher: Stockholm, Almquist & Wiksell, 1980..
xi, 267 p.26 cm. Added title-page in English. Stock #28,679. Vg, bound in library buckram. Ex-library. Music

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27.
Davison, Archibald T. & Willi Apel, 1893-1988.  
Historical Anthology of Music. Oriental, Medieval and Renaissance Music. Revised Edition.

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard UP, 1959. .
Oriental & Greek Music, pages 1-9; European music from 400 through the late 16th century. xi, 258 p., index; 31 cm.; brown cloth; some pencil notes for performance, small blackout on flyleaf; good+. 35664 oversize.

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28.
Dickerson, James L.  
Goin' Back to Memphis: A Century of Blues, Rock 'n' Roll, and Glorious Soul.

Publisher: New York: Cooper Square Press, 2000..
ISBN: 9780815410492 First Cooper Square Press edition. 279 pp. Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings to text; small black remainder dot on bottom page edges near spine). A clean, fresh copy. Paperback

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29.
Dickinson, Edward.  
The Study of the History of Music. With an Annotated Guide to Music Literature. By Edward Dickinson. Revised and Enlarged Edition.

Publisher: NY, Scribner's Sons, 1929.
xv, 425 p., index; maroon cloth boards; pencil notes on last flyleaf; good+. 35652.

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30.
Donington, Robert  
The Interpretation of Early Music / by Robert Donington. New Version..

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber, 1975.
766 p., illus., music, index, 25 cm. Bibliography: p. 673-728. First published: 1963; this is the revised edition. Stock# 36,825. Vg/ dj vg.

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31.
Entwistle, William J. ( James), 1895-1952  
European Balladry
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Publisher: Oxford: Clarendon, 1951.
xv, 404 p., 23 cm. First published 1939. "For the first time a comprehensive detailed study has been made on scientific principles of the nature, history, distribution and regional development of the ballad." Stock#45386. Good+, end leaves foxed, dj darkened.

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32.
Epstein, Dena J.  
Sinful Tunes and Spirituals: Black Folk Music to the Civil War

Publisher: Urbana & Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1977..
2nd ptg. 23½ X 15½ cm. Near Fine/No dj. In series Music in American Life. Full green cloth, gilt titles on front board & spine, xix, 433, [3] pp, photos & other illustrations in text, footnotes, bibliography, index, list of other books in series. The fruit of nearly a quarter century's research, this book contains "a substantial mass of historical evidence, much of it previously unknown to musicologists and historians of black culture, presenting a picture of the development of black folk music in the United States." Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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33.
Ewen, David  
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MUSICAL MASTERPIECES An Incomparable Concert and RecordGuide

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York NY 1949.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is torn at edges; 262 biographies, plot outlines of Operas, Program notes on more than 500 masterworks of Symphonic and Chamber Music.

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34.
Ferguson, Donald N.  
A Short History of Music

Publisher: New York: F. S. Crofts & Co, 1945..
2nd ptg. 21 X 14 cm. VG+/No dj. Blue cloth, gilt titles & dec. on spine, xi, 500 pp, chapter bibliographies, index. Publisher's name is just about rubbed off spine, gilt titles are otherwise clean & bright. A history of European music, beginning with the ancient Greeks.

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35.
Foss, Hubert editor  
HERITAGE OF MUSIC

Publisher: Oxford University Press London 1927.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. ; 265 pages

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36.
Gartenberg, Egon.  
Vienna: Its Musical Heritage.

Publisher: Pennsylvania State UP, 1968. .
ix, 262 p. A survey of the figures who have made Vienna a capital of music from Mozart and Haydn, through Beethoven, Schubert, through the resurrection of the City after World War II. Stock# 34,049. Good+, there are marks in the table of contents by some modern entries, marks on cover, signature clipped from fly-leaf/ no dj. Music.

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37.
Griffiths, Paul  
MODERN MUSIC: the avant garde since 1945.
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Publisher: NY: George Braziller (1981), 2nd printing 1985..
ISBN: 0807610186 Part I: The Serial Ascendancy, Part II: Music in the 1960s and 1970s. 331p: scores; 23cm. Bibliography, Index. 540g. Very Good (clean, bright, and sound; spine lightly creased and faded, endpaper tape residue, no other marks). Softcover. Book condition: Very Good.

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38.
Guegold, William K.  
100 Years of Olympic Music: Music and Musicians of the Modern Olympic Games 1896-1996.

Publisher: Mantua, OH: Golden Clef Publishing, 1996..
ISBN: 0965237109 No statement of edition. 100 pp. Near Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings to text; slight wear to front cover). A clean, solid copy. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page. Paperback

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39.
Hall, Mrs. William John  
History and Outlook of the Junior Department of the National Federation of Music Clubs

Publisher: National Bureau for the Advancement of Music New York 1923.
Short histories, numbers, list and short descriptions of individual clubs in each state, 1923. 80 pages, b/w photos; gray boards. Piece missing top and bottom of spine, water stains bottom front and back cover, otherwise very good-; no dust jacket; geometric design on cover Hard Cover Small 4to.

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40.
Harman, Alec.  
Man and His Music... Mediaeval and Early Renaissance Music up to 1525. Volume One.

Publisher: NY, Schocken [1972]..
'The Story of Musical Experience in the West.' 245 p., index; paper; VG. Music history; performing arts. Stock #28,076.

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41.
Henderson, W. J.  
How Music Developed

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes New York 1898.
(viii) 413 pages, Roman chant, counterpoint, piano, orchestra, oratorio, opers, drama, index; green cloth/gold lettering. Very good-, cover edgewear, slight tanning, darkened spine, name front end paper; no dust jacket Third Edition Hard Cover Small 8vo.

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42.
Hirsch, Paul & Kathi Meyer.  
Katalog der Musikbibliothek Paul Hirsch. I, II, III [Catalog of the Paul Hirsch Music Library].

Publisher: Frankfurt am Main, 1928-1930; reprint Martino 2000.
Vol. I covers 680 books on musical theory before 1800; vol. II describes 978 early books on opera; vol. III covers 1193 early books on chamber and instrumental music. The original edition was limited to 300 copies. The collection was sold to the British Museum in 1946. (In 1947 a fourth volume was published by the Cambridge University Press. This has not been reprinted here.) Sheehy BH21; Besterman 4111, 4117, 4329. Three volumes: [iv], 299; [vi], 335; [iv], 362 p. (1515x).

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43.
Hoffmann-Erbrecht, Lothar & Helmut Hucke, editors. [Osthoff, Helmuth, b. 1896]  
Festschrift Helmuth Osthoff zum 65. Geburtstage. Herausgegeben von Lothar Hoffmann-Erbrecht und Helmut Hucke.

Publisher: 1961, Verlag Hans Schneider, Tutzing.
237 p., portrait front., illus. & music; 21 cm. Includes Bibliographie der Werke Helmuth Osthoffs; Wilhelm Stauder, Zur Frühgeschichte der Laute; Joseph Smits van Waesberghe, Das Weihnachtslied In dulci iubilo und seine ursprüngliche Melodie; Walter Gerstenberg, Senfliana; Hoffmann-Erbrecht, Datierungsprobleme bei Kompositionen in deutschen Musikhandschriften des 16. Jahrhunderts; Winfried Kirsch, Die Verbindung von Magnificat und Weihnachtsliedern im 16. Jahrhundert; Ernest T. Ferand, Die Motetti, Madrigali, et Canzoni Francese... Diminuiti... des Giovanni Bassano (1591); Erich Schenk, Zur Lebens- und Familiengeschichte von Lambert de Sayve; Adam Adrio, Tobias Michaels Musicalische Seelenlust (1634/1637); Karl Gustav Fellerer, Zur italienischen Chorallehre im 17./18. Jahrhundert; Hucke, Verfassung & Entwicklung der alten neapolitanischen Konservatorien; Karel Philippus Bernet-Kempers, Hemiolenrhythmik bei Mozart; Wolfgang Schmieder, 57 unveröffentlichte Briefe & Karten von Richard Strauss in der Stadt- & Universitätsbibliothek Frankfurt/Main; Hellmuth Christian Wolff, Schönheit & Ausdruck; Wolfgang Osthoff, Monteverdis Combattimento in deutscher Sprache & Heinrich Schütze. stock#35514.

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44.
Hogwood, Christopher.  
Music at Court.

Publisher: London, Folio Society, 1977.
127 p., 87 illus. (mostly color); 25 cm. The renowned British conductor, who specializes in early music, discusses music in the courts of Italy, France, Austria, Spain, and England. Courtly patronage was the primary support of secular musicians throughout Europe until the nineteenth century. This book captures the visual pageantry that accompanied the music. Stock#27878x. Vg/ no slipcase.

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45.
Hooreman, Paul.  
Musiciens à travers les temps. Par Paul Hooreman.

Publisher: Fernand Nathan [Paris, c1952].
Representations of musicians from Egypt (5th dynasty) to Raoul Dufy. [64] p., many halftone illus.; pictorial covers scuffed, owner mark; good+. 35556.

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46.
Hough, Samuel J. John Carter Brown Library  
Music in Colonial America: An Exhibition Opened at the John Carter Brown Library, November 14, 1975
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Publisher: Providence, RI, JCB, 1975.
[1], 33 leaves; 28 cm. "Samuel J. Hough prepared the exhibition in consultation with Professor Arlan Coolidge"-- p. 3. This has material on Spanish colonies as well as English, and some native music. Reproduced from typescript. Stock#36682x. Vg, stapled sheets.

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47.
Hughes, Andrew  
Medieval Music: the Sixth Liberal Art

Publisher: Toronto UP [1974].
xii, 326 p., indexes; 25.5 cm. Toronto Medieval Bibliographies 4. "The author has organized material concerned with the history of music from circa 400 to 1400 in the following categories: reference works, general histories, ..." Stock# 34,200. Vg/ dj vg, slightly worn.

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48.
Hughes, Charles W.  
The Human Side of Music.

Publisher: NY: Philsophical Library, 1948..
1st ed. 341+ pp. " In simple and broad strokes it describes the music of the great periods down to the present day and shows how music either reflects the characteristic emotional tones of its time or revolts against them." (from the front flap). Name on Hard Cover. ISBN: social history of music

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49.
Jacobs, Arthur  
A Short History of Western Music

Publisher: Harmondsworth, UK: Penguin/Pelican, 1973 revised reprint..
363pp. paperback: Good [text is age browned; spine creases; else G]

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50.
Joshi, G. N.  
Understanding Indian Classical Music

Publisher: Bombay: Taraporevala, 1977 1st ed..
46pp. + 64pp. of black & white photographs. black cloth sm 4to: Very Good in a Very Good dj in Brodart poly cover [a top back cover corner bump; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy]

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51.
Kaufman, Charles H.  
Music in New Jersey, 1655-1860: A Study of Musical Activity and Musicians in New Jersey from Its First Settlement to the Civil War

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson University Rutherford 1981.
297 pages, appendices, master index, master bibliography, tables, chapter notes, b/w illustrations, including numerous musicians, church music, performers, instrument makers, music education; blue cloth. Fine, near fine dust jacket Ver y Good Hard Cover Fine 4to.

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52.
Krythe, Maymie  
SAMPLER OF AMERICAN SONGS Background and Lore Connected with 18 of OurMost Famous and Beloved American Songs
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Publisher: Harper & Row New York 1969.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. DJ price clipped; 245 pages

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53.
Landon, H. C. Robbins, and John Julius Norwich  
Five Centuries of Music in Venice

Publisher: Shirmer/Simon & Schuster New York 1991.
200 pages, numerous b/w and color illustrations, notes, discography, index, large 8vo, pioctorial front cover. This book is in fine condition Paperback

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54.
Leonard, Richard Anthony.  
A History of Russian Music. With 17 Illustrations.

Publisher: NY, Macmillan, 1957. "First Printing".
From Early Russian Church Music and the Age of Italian Opera through Other Contemporary Soviet Composers. Includes bibliography. 395 p., index, portrait plates incl. front.; dj clipped, a bit worn, in mylar; VG. 35524.

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55.
Lichtenwanger, William, 1915- , editor. Lowens, Irving.  
Oscar Sonneck and American Music. Edited for the Sonneck Society. With a Foreword by Irving Lowens.

Publisher: Illinois UP [1983]. series: Music in American Life.
xxii, 277 p., index, photos incl. portrait front. "A Gathering of Those Writings on American Music by Oscar Sonneck First Published in Scattered and Sometimes Obscure Sources, Followed by Comments on His Life and Work by Herbert Putnam, Carl Engel, Otto Kinkeldey, Gilbert Chase, and H. Wiley Hitchcock. With a Bibliography of His Writings and Musical Compositions, and of Writings about Him, by Irving Lowens." Blue cloth; fine. Stock#23434.

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56.
Lillie, Lucy C.  
The Story of Music and Musicians for Young Readers. By Lucy C. Lillie. Illustrated.

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros. [c1886]. Harper's Young People Series.
245, 8 p., index, 21 illus., 16.5 cm. Cream boards stamped in gold; edges & spine ends scuffed, ink owner name; good. 37205.

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57.
Lincoln, Harry B.  
The Italian Madrigal and Related Repertories: Indexes to Printed Collections, 1500-1600

Publisher: Yale University New Haven 1988.
(xi) 1, 130 pages, comprised of preface and how to use the book, composer index with incipits; index to first lines; thematic locator index and index to sources; red cloth. Thick, heavy book, fine, no dust jacket First Printing Hard Cover 4to.

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58.
Locke, Ralph P.  
Music, Musicians, and the Saint-Simonians.

Publisher: Chicago UP [1986].
xvi, 399 p., index, music, plates. "The Saint-Simonians, whose movement flourished in France between 1825 and 1835, are widely recognized for their contributions to history and social thought, but until now no full account has been made of the central role of the arts in their program. In this skillful interdisciplinary study, Ralph P. Locke describes and documents the Saint-Simonians' view of music as an ideological tool and the influence of this view on musical figures of the day. ...Among the musicians Locke discusses are Berlioz, Liszt, and Mendelssohn... Other musicians became the Saint-Simonians' faithful followers, among them Jules Vinçard, Dominique Tajan-Rogé, and particularly Félicien David, the movement's principal composer. Locke... includes detailed discussions of their music... Many of these pieces, rediscovered or reconstructed by Locke from authentic sources, are printed here." Paper; new from publisher. Stock#22989x.

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59.
Loesser, Arthur  
Men, Women and Pianos: A Social History

Publisher: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1954..
First Edition. Inscribed by author on title page. 24 X 16 cm. VG/G. Quarter grey cloth, gilt-on-red titles on spine, black paper-covered boards with gilt facsimile signature on front board, top edge dyed red, pictorial endpapers, xvi, 654, [1] pp, index. Sunned along top edge, paper browning. Price-clipped DJ chipped all along top & bottom edges, but without loss of text, and rather heavily browned; in Brodart archival cover. Loesser's signed inscription says the book "will not read as heavy as it looks." Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

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60.
Lowens, Irving  
Music and Musicians in Early America

Publisher: Norton, NY [1964]..
328 p.,illus., facsims., indexes. 21.5 cm. Aspects of the history of music in early America and the history of early American Music. Stock#33,561x. Vg/ dj, vg.

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61.
Machabey, Armand, editor.  
La Revue Musicale. La Musique Religieuse Française de ses origines à nos jours.

Publisher: Editions Richard-Masse, Paris, Année 1953-1954. Numéro spécial 222.
167 p.; 26 cm. A chronological history of French religious music with "des origines à 1180 environ" by Jean de Valois, continuing by century with essays by Jacques Chailley, Armand Machabey, Th. Gérold, François Lesure, André Verchaly, and Norbert Dufourcq; de l'époque révolutionnaire à la mort de César Franck by Félix Raugel; de la mort de Franck à nos jours by Guy Ferchault; La musique religieuse protestante française by J. Rollin; and La musique religieuse israélite en France by Léon Algazi. Wraps printed in black & green; minor wear, spine has splits but all present, pages darkened; good+. stock#23445.

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62.
Marsh, J. B. T.  
The Story of the Jubilee Singers
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Publisher: The Cleveland Printing & Publishing Co., 1892 Cleveland, OH.
Book. Book condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall With supplement containing an account of their six years' tour around the world and many new songs by F. J. Loudin. "The story of the Jubilee Singers seems almost as little like a chapter from real life as the legend of the daring Argonauts who sailed with Jason on that famous voyage after the Golden Fleece. It is the story of a little company of emancipated slaves who set out to secure, by their singing, the fabulous sum of $20, 000 for the impoverished and unknown school in which they were students. The world was as unfamiliar to these untravelled freed people as were the countries through which the Argonauts had to pass; the social prejudices that confronted them were as terrible to meet as fire-breathing bulls or the warriors that sprang from the land sown with dragons' teeth; and no seas were ever more tempestuous than the stormy experiences that for a time tested their faith and courage. They were at times without the money to buy needed clothing. Yet in less than three years they returned, bringing back with them nearly one hundred thousand dollars. They had been turned away from hotels, and driven out of railway waiting rooms, because of their color. But they had been received with honor by the President of the United States, they had sung their slave songs before the Queen of Great Britain, and they had gathered as invited guests about the breakfast table of her Prime Minister. Their success was a remarkable as their mission was unique.." The Jubilee Singers were formed as a singing group by Fisk University, a school for ex-slaves, in 1871. One hundred thirty nine songs, including both words and music, are included in this book. 311 pages. Book is in GOOD condition; expected wear for a book of this age and genre, but with no major flaws. No dust jacket.

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63.
Mason, Dorothy E.  
Music in Elizabethan England.

Publisher: Washington: Folger Shakespeare Library, 1958..
Pamphlet. 38 pp. Crease to bottom front corner, o/w VG. Soft Cover. ISBN: Elizabethan music

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64.
Nettel, R. (Reginald), b. 1899. Howes, Frank.  
Music in the Five Towns, 1840-1914. A Study of the Social Influence of Music in an Industrial District.

Publisher: Oxford UP [Reprinted May 1944].
With a Preface by Frank Howes. The English music revival in the social background of Victorian industrialism. ”The significance of the local history of the Potteries is that a musical movement was conditioned by so special a circumstance as the absence in the pottery trade of large-scale capitalism.” viii, 120 p., 22.5 cm.; black cloth; ex library with bookplate, pocket, cover marks; VG. 35512.

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65.
Noyes, Robert Gale  
Contemporary Musical Settings of the Songs in Restoration Dramatic Operas / by Robeert Gale Noyes

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard UP, 1938.
99-121 p.,. 23 cm. Offprint from Harvard Studies and notes in Philology and Litterature. Volume XX. Inscribed to S. Foster Damon. Stock# 37,576. Vg/ offprint.

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66.
Noyes, Robert Gale  
Songs From Restoration Drama in Contemporary and Eighteenth-Century Poetical Miscellanies / by Robert Gale Noyes

Publisher: Boulder, Colo., University of Colorado, 1936.
296-316 p., 23 cm. Reprinted from EHL, A Journal of English Literary History, Vol.2, No,4, December, 1936. Inscribed to S. Foster Damon. Stock# 37,577. Good/ offprint.

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67.
Nyman, Michael  
EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC: Cage and Beyond.
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Publisher: Schirmer Books (1981), 2nd printing..
ISBN: 9780028716602 A guide to composers of music of the '50s, '60s, and '70s as well as "critical commentary on the history, aesthetics, meaning, and impact of this music." 154p: black/white photographs, scores, excerpts; 25cm. Selected Source Bibliography, Index. 274g. Very Good (clean, bright, tight, and uncreased; endpaper tape residue). Softcover. Book condition: Very Good.

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68.
Pahlen, Kurt  
Music of the World: A History

Publisher: Crown Publishers New York 1949.
Translated from German by James A, Galston. (x) 422 pages, list of half-tone plates, 400 illustrations, some full page, general index, index of composers; black cloth. Very good, light fading, wear; priced dust jacket good-, edgewear, shorth tears Hard Cover 8vo.

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69.
Palisca, Claude V.  
Baroque Music

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall, 1968.
5 p.l., 230 p., index, music, 21 cm. Series: History of Music. Stock# 37,159. Good+ owner's name blacked out on flyleaf; paper.

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70.
Parrish, Carl, and John F. Ohl  
Masterpieces of Music Before 1750: An Anthology of Musical Examples from Gregorian Chant to J.S. Bach

Publisher: Norton New York 1951.
237 pages, includes musical notation; black cloth. Very good, light spotting cover, fore edge, faint horizontal crease first few pages, name/date front end paper; dust jacket poor, ragged edges, tear spine, large piece missing rear Hard Cover 8vo.

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71.
Propp, Vladimir Ja. Venturi, Gigliola, editor.  
I Canti Popolari Russi [Narodnye Liriceskie Pesn], con una scelta di canti, a cura di Gigliola Venturi.

Publisher: Torino, Einaudi, 1966.
xvi, 255 p. Russian popular songs. The first 79 pages is Propp's text; the rest is the words of the songs in Italian translation (there is no music). Paper; VG. stock#23145.

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72.
Rapin, Jean-Jacques.  
À la Découverte de la Musique.

Publisher: Éditions Payot Lausanne [c1969]. .
Two volumes: 184, 264 p., indexes, photos, illus., musical examples; 20 cm. In French. Tome I, Les instruments; Quelques œuvres descriptives; Tome II, Formes, genres; Musique vocale, religieuse et dramatique; Le jazz; Compléments théoriques. Pictorial stiff-paper covers; VG. 36077.

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73.
Reese, Gustave, 1899-1977  
Music in the Middle Ages with an introduction on the music of ancient times

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & company [c1940].
xvii, 502 p., index, music,viii plates; 24 cm. Eighth printing. Bibliography: p. 425-463. "Record list": p. 465-479. Stock# 37,124. Vg/ dj clipped, chipped.

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74.
Reese, Gustave, 1899-1977.  
Music in the Middle Ages, with an introduction on the music of ancient times, by Gustave Reese.

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & company [c1940].
xvii, 502 p. illus. (music) viii pl. (incl. facsims. (music)) 24 cm. "First edition." Bibliography: p. 425-463. "Record list": p. 465-479. This list of what was available on 33 rpm records just before WW II is a good measure of how far we have come. Stock# 44,544. Good, spine darkened / no dj.

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75.
Ribera, Julián, 1858-1934  
Music in Ancient Arabia and Spain. Being La Música de las Cantigas by Julien Ribera
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Publisher: [Palo Alto] Stanford University Press, 1929.
[xvii], 283 p., illus., music; 26 cm. Title continues: "Translated and abridged by Eleanor Hague and Marion Leffingwell." "Musical texts transcribed in modern notation from the Madrid Codex of Las Cantigas." A cantiga "is a monophonic song of the 13th century... more than 400 cantigas were collected for Alfonso X..." Stock#45365. Good+/ spine sun-faded, green boards faded.

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