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The 1988 Nova Scotia International Tattoo

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1988

Seller ID: 013949

Condition: Very Good


Souvenir programme for the 1988 version of the extravaganza described on the Tattoo's site as, "the world's largest annual indoor show. Its unique combination of music, dance, drama, gymnastics, comedy, military displays, competitions and much more, continues to thrill audiences year after year." 56 pages, 4 souvenir postcards still attached, copiously illustrated. Two Tattoo newsletters/cover letter laid in. Moderate general wear. View more info

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Song Hits Annual, Winter '73-'74 (1973-1974)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Derby, Charlton: 1973

Seller ID: 017454

Condition: Very Good


A collection of lyrics to popular songs in the winter of 1973-74. Divided into pop, soul and country categories, and featuring the lyrics to recordings by Bread, Lobo, James Brown, Tom T. Hall, Tammy Wynette, Fifth Dimension (each with a short feature article), as well as lyrics to recordings by George Harrison, Anne Murray, Jackson 5, Arlo Guthrie, Steeler's Wheel, and many others. Among the songs are "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown," "Give Me Love," "You're... View more info

The Elvis Presley Story

By: Gregory, James (editor)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Hillman 130: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011726

Condition: Very Good


Paperback original. The life story of some moderately successful pop star, from birth to his army days. Contains 32 pages of photos and what the publisher sensationalizes as "A full-page pinup of Elvis in color," which in translation means: "the back cover." Also contains a complete listing (until 1960, at any rate) of the singer's RCA recordings. Introduction by the eternal teenager, Dick Clark. Moderate edgewear, light rubbing, impressions, tanning. Int... View more info

Illustrated Dictionary of Musical Terms

By: Headington, Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bodley Head:

Seller ID: 013903

Condition: Near Fine


Collects more than 800 commonly read and heard musical terms, arranged alphabetically and covering classical, jazz and popular music. Contains more than 100 illustrations, including "contemporary engravings, drawings and paintings as well as photographs and many examples of musical notation." Navy cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 159 pages (including Acknowledgements). Only light general wear, in price-clipped dust jacket w/some spine sunning, 1/2" tear to top o... View more info

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ECHOES, The Stories Behind Every Pink Floyd Song

By: Jones, Cliff

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Carlton Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018001

ISBN: 1-85868-218-5

Condition: Near Fine


This one "looks at the entire output of Pink Floyd track by track in chronological order, exploring the creative context behind the music, the albums and the concepts." Pictorial boards, 176 pages (including chronology, list of discs/videos/books, author's acknowledgments, index), copiously illustrated. Moderate general wear, in rubbed dust jacket w/thin scratches, small area where glossy finished has lifted. All in all, though, a nice copy. View more info

COLE, A Biographical Essay by Brendan Gill

By: Kimball, Robert (ed.)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Woodstock, Overlook Press: 2000

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: 008400

Condition: Near Fine


a facsimile reproduction of the 1971 edition; following Gill's biographical essay, "The lyrics of nearly two hundred songs -- among them such favorities as 'Love for Sale,' 'I Love Paris,' 'I Get a Kick Out of You,' 'In the Still of the Night,' and 'Begin the Beguine' -- are featured alongside music sheets, private letters, examples of works in progress in Cole's own hand, and hundreds of pictures from the private albums of Linda and Cole Porter."; blue cloth, 28... View more info

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Terrorizer #201, September/Sept. 2010, incorporating Dominion #6

By: Louise Brown (editor)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Dark Arts Ltd. / Miranda Yardley: 2010

Seller ID: 017590

Condition: Very Good


Terrorizer has been around since 1993, catering to devotees of all the various permutations and sub-genres of metal music, with articles, reviews, interviews, and a bunch of other stuff, including, in this issue, Part 2 of '200 Essential Albums." Its slogan these days is "Extreme music -- no boundaries." Lacks the CDs. Moderate general wear. View more info

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Pocket Tin Whistle Book (inscribed and signed)

By: McPeake, Francis

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Belfast, Appletree Press: 1983

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Seller ID: 015659

ISBN: 0 86281 112 0

Condition: Good


"Includes a fine collection of forty jigs, reels, slow airs and hornpipes, which the author has transcribed for the tin whistle. Advice is also given on breath control and style, as well as the more complex aspects of ornamentation." 57 pages plus 10 unused pages for additional music, plus three pages of advertisements for other Appletree Press books, illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed, on reverse of Contents Page, by author. Inscription reads: "... View more info

FAITH IN TIME, The Life of Jimmy Scott

By: Ritz, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Da Capo Press/Perseue Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012077

ISBN: 0-306-81088-3

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing w/complete number sequence. The author chronicles the amazing life and peculiar times of quite possibly the best voice ever to sing jazz. Maroon boards, 270 pages (including Acknowledgements, Bibliography, Discography, Index), illustrated. Black remainder stripe to bottom edge, in lightly scuffed dust jacket. An unread copy. View more info

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THE ORIGINAL MARVELETTES, Motown's Mystery Girl Group

By: Taylor, Marc

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jamaica, Aloiv Publishing Co.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017793

ISBN: 0-96523285-9

Condition: Very Good to Fine


The story of "How five teenage girls changed Motown forever." Or, as Martha Reeves said, "The Marvelettes paved the way for Motown's girl groups -- the Supremes, everybody. If they hadn't worked, we wouldn't have worked." Maroon cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 219 pages (including discography, bibliography, index) + advertisements, illustrated. Bumped/lightly worn corners, in lightly rubbed/lightly edgeworn dust jacket w/corner wear, impressions. View more info