Music

1. Arnold, Elliott.: Deep in my Heart: a story based on the life of Sigmund Romberg. New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1949. 1st. edn. ix,511pp. D/w chipped and rubbed with with several closed tears, a faded spine and some minor loss at spine tail. Internally, clean and sound.   (Stock ref 7274) £15.00

2. Ashbrook, William: The Operas of Puccini London: Cassell, 1969 1st. edn. xv, 269 pp. B/w frontis. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1353) £12.50

3. Atwood, William G.: Fryderyk Chopin: pianist from Warsaw New York: Columbia University Press, 1987 1st. edn. xiii, 305 pp. B/w illus. D/w slightly faded on spine and with one small tear in top edge of back panel. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 2882) £15.00

4. Austin, Richard.: Natalia Makarova: ballerina. London: Dance Books, 1978. 1st. edn. 139pp. Many b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w a trifle dust marked and slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a very clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 7250) £8.00

5. Axelrod, Herbert R. (ed.): Heifetz Neptune City: Paganiniana, 1981 2nd. edn. 633 pp. Numerous sepia photos. Contributions from Henry Roth, Constance Hope et al. Laminated bds. (no d/w issued) slightly creased on spine foot and with a couple of tiny bumps in bottom edge of front panel otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1248) £20.00

6. Bachmann, Robert C.: Karajan. London: Quartet Books, 1990. 1st. UK edn. viii,371pp. B/w photos. Translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside. Afterword by Michael Tanner. Edges of text block somewhat tanned. D/w very slightly creased on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6611) £5.00

7. Balmer, Paul.: Stephane Grappelli: with and without Django. London: Sanctuary Publishing, 2003. 1st. edn. 428pp. B/w photos. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 4930) £10.00

8. Barnes, William Harrison.: The Contemporary American Organ: its evolution, design and construction. Gl;en Rock: J. Fischer & Bro., 1964. 8th. edn. (6)389pp. Numerous b/w photos., diagrams. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering slightly faded on spine and a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6651) £8.00

9. Behr, Edward.: Thank Heaven for Little Girls: the true storyof Maurice Chevalier’s life and times. London: Hutchinson, 1993. 1st. UK edn. xii, 368pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w a little faded on spine and rubbed along top edge optherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5243) £6.50

10. Blunt, Wilfrid.: On Wings of Song: a biography of Felix Mendelssohn. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1974. 1st. edn. 288pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5978) £7.50

11. Braun, Michael.: “Love Me Do!”: the Beatles’ progress. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1964. 1st. edn. 142pp. Numerous b/w photos. Binding slightly cocked. Pictorial card covers a little rubbed and creased on edges otherwise a sound copy.  (Stock ref 5431) £5.00

12. Braunbehrens, Volkmar.: Mozart in Vienna 1781-1791. London: Andre Deutsch, 1990. 1st. UK edn. xii, 481pp. B/w illus. Translated from the German by Timothy Bell. Neat ownership signature and date to ffep. D/w very slightly creased on top edge otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4445) £7.50

13. Brophy, John & Partridge, Eric: Songs and Slang of the British Soldier 1914-1918 London: Eric Partridge Ltd. (at the Scholartis Press), 1930 2nd. edn., revd. and enlarged. viii, 222 pp. An edn. of 1000 copies. Inscribed by Eric Partridge. Orange bds. slightly spotted, d/w chipped and worn on extremities otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6078) £75.00

14. Buckle, Richard.: Diaghilev. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1979. 1st. edn. xxiv,616pp. B/w photos. Small ownership name to ffep. D/w Slightly rubbed on edges and a trifle faded on spine  otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 7253) £6.00

15. Campbell, Margaret: Dolmetsch: the man and his work London: Hamish Hamilton, 1975 1st. edn. xv, 318 pp. B/w photos., text figures. Signed and dated by the author. D/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 2759) £15.00

16. Carr, Ian.: Keith Jarrett: the man and his music. London: Grafton Books, 1991. 1st. edn. x,237pp. B/w photos. D/w slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a  clean, bright copy.  (Stock ref 7151) £10.00

17. Chevalier, Maurice.: Bravo Maurice! a compilation from the autobiographical writings of Maurice Chevalier. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1973. 1st. UK edn. 240pp. B/w photos. Translated from the French by Mary Fitton. D/w a little dust marked otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5178) £4.50

18. Clarke, Gerald.: Get Happy: the life of Judy Garland. London: Little, Brown & Co., 2000. 1st. UK edn. (10)510(6)pp. B/w photos. D/w slightly dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5768) £8.00

19. Davis, Sharon.: A Girl Called Dusty: an intimate portrait of Dusty Springfield London: Andre Deutsch, 2008. 1st. edn. xii, 244pp. Cold. photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5345) £6.00

20. Doernberg, Erwin: The Life and Symphonies of Anton Bruckner London: Barrie & Rockliff, 1960 1st. edn. xii, 235 pp. Nine b/w photos. Foreword by Robert Simpson. D/w with very slight dust marking on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1381) £15.00

21. Donington, Robert: The Interpretation of Early Music London: Faber & Faber, 1963 2nd. edn. reprint.  608 pp. Numerous text figures of music notations. D/w rubbed and worn with considerable loss to spine but clean and sound internally.  (Stock ref 2878) £10.00

22. Donington, Robert.: The Rise of Opera. London: Faber & Faber, 1981. 1st. edn. 399pp. B/w illus. D/w rather rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 6182) £9.00

23. Douglas-Home, Jessica: Violet: the life and loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse London: The Harvill Press, 1996 Special ltd. edn. signed by the author and published for SBC Warburg. x, 342 pp. Numerous b/w photos. Grey cloth with silver lettering and decoration plus a CD in a matching grey cloth folder in a grey cloth fall-down-back box lined with red and blue marbled paper. The whole in very fine condition.  (Stock ref 1888) £45.00

24. East, John M.: Max Miller: the cheeky chappie. London: W. H. Allen, 1977. 1st. edn. 196pp. B/w photos. All pp lightly tanned otherwise a fine copy in the d/w.  (Stock ref 5571) £15.00

25. Feather, Leonard: The New Yearbook of Jazz London: Arthur Barker, 1959 1st. UK edn. 186(1) pp. Many b/w photos. Introduction by John Hammond. Volume 3 of the Encyclopedia of Jazz series. D/w slightly faded on spine and rubbed on edges with several small tears otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 2276) £7.50

26. Feather, Leonard & Gitler, Ira.: The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the Seventies. London: Quartet Books, 1978. 1st. UK edn. 393pp. Many b/w photos. Introduction by Quincy Jones. D/w faded on spine and rather chipped and worn with several small, closed tears otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 7153) £10.00

27. Feather, Leonard.: The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the Sixties. London: Quartet Books, 1978. 1st. UK edn. 312pp. 200 b/w photos. Foreword by John Lewis. D/w faded on spine  with tape stains to head and tail and several small,closed tears in edges. A clean, sound copy otherwise.  (Stock ref 7154) £10.00

28. Feather, Leonard.: The Encyclopedia of Jazz. New York: Bonanza Books, 1960. 1st. edn. 527pp. Numerous b/w photos. Appreciations by Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman and John Hammond. Price-clipped d/w slightly rubbed on edges and corners and faded on spine otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 7152) £15.00

29. Fernandez, Raul: Latin Jazz: the perfect combination / la combinacion perfecta. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2002. 1st. edn. 143pp. Numerous cold. and monochrome illus. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 7190) £10.00

30. Fitzlyon, April.: The Price of Genius: a life of Pauline Viardot. London: John Calder, 1954. 1st. edn. 520pp. B/w illus. Two ownership signatures and dates to ffep. Binding slightly cocked. Price-clipped d/w rather rubbed and worn on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4449) £15.00

31. Fokine, Michel.: Memoirs of a Ballet Master. London: Constable & Co., 1961. 1st. UK edn. xvi,318pp. B/w photos. Translated from the Russian by Vitale Fokine and edited by Anatole Chujoy. D/w chipped and worn with several closed tears and minor loss at spine head and tail but clean and sound internally.  (Stock ref 7254) £15.00

32. Fonteyn, Margot.: Margot Fonteyn: autobiography. London: W. H. Allen, 1975. 1st. edn. 284pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w worn on corners and generally rather creased otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6820) £5.00

33. Galatopoulos, Stelios.: Maria Callas, Sacred Monster. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998. 1st. US edn. x, 564pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5198) £10.00

34. Giddins, Gary.: Bing Crosby, A Pockctful of Dreams: the early years 1903-1940. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 2002. 1st. P/B edn. viii, 728pp. B/w photos. Pictorial card covers a little worn on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 4234) £6.00

35. Gilbert, Sir W. S.: The Mikado or The Town of Titipu. London: Macmillan & Co., 1928. 1st. edn. vi, 96pp. Eight cold. plates by William Russell Flint and numerous pen and ink drawings by Charles Brock. Ownership signature. D/w slightly rubbed and creased on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4313) £25.00

36. Gilbert, Sir W. S.: The Yeomen of the Guard or The Merryman and his Maid. London: Macmillan & Co., 1929. 1st. edn. vi, 102pp. Eight cold. plates by William Russell Flint and numerous pen and ink drawings by Charles Brock. Gift inscription to ffep. D/w slightly rubbed on corners and edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4314) £25.00

37. Glikman, Isaak: Story of a Friendship: the letters of Dmitry Shostakovich to Isaak Glikman London: Faber & Faber, 2001 1st. UK edn. xliv, 340 pp. B/w photos. Commentary by Isaak Glikman and translated from the Russian by Anthony Phillips. D/w very slightly creased on top edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1261) £12.00

38. Gossett, Philip: Anna Bolena and the Artistic Maturity of Gaetano Donizetti Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985 1st. edn. xvii, 183 pp. One of the Studies in Musical Genesis and Structure series. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1346) £25.00

39. Gourse, Leslie.: Unforgettable: the life and mystique of Nat King Cole. London: New English Library, 1991. 1st. UK edn. xxi, 309pp. Numerous b/w photo. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 3996) £7.50

40. Gregor-Dellin, Martin.: Richard Wagner: his life, his work, his century. London: Collins, 1983. 1st. UK edn. xii, 575pp. B/w photos. D/w a trifle dust-marked and slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 3562) £8.00

41. Guest, Ivor,: Ballet under Napoleon. Alton: Dance Books, 2002. 1st. edn. xvi,528pp. Cold. frontis and many b/w iullus. D/w rather rubbed on corners and edges with a slightly faded spine. Internally, very clean and sound.  (Stock ref 7248) £20.00

42. Gyger, Alison: Opera for the Antipodes Sydney: Currency Press & Pellinor, 1990 1st. edn. viii, 364 pp. 139 b/w illus. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1851) £10.00

43. Haskell, Arnold L.: Baron at the Ballet. London: Collins, 1951 Reprint. 222pp. Eight cold. and numerous b/w photos. Foreword by Sacheverell Sitwell. Inscribed by the photographer. Red cloth boards with gilt spine lettering and decoration  on front board a little faded and rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6998) £40.00

44. Ho, Allan B. & Feofanov, Dmitry: Shostakovich Reconsidered London: Toccata Press, 1998 1st. edn. 787 pp. B/w photos. and text figures. Overture (foreword) by Vladimir Ashkenazy. D/w very slightly creased on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1255) £25.00

45. Hodges, Sheila: Lorenzo Da Ponte: the life and times of Mozart’s librettist London: Granada Publishing, 1985 1st. edn. xiv, 274 pp. 18 b/w illus. D/w very slightly creased on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2477) £7.50

46. Hogan, Ita Margaret: Anglo-Irish Music, 1780-1830 Cork: Cork University Press, 1966 1st. edn. xviii, 246 pp. 11 b/w plates, text figures. D/w slightly dust marked and with a closed tear on rear flap otherwise a fine copy of this scarce book.  (Stock ref 1554) £35.00

47. Howard, Patricia: Gluck and the Birth of the Modern Opera London: Barrie & Rockcliff, 1963 1st. edn. (8) 118 pp. D/w spine very slightly faded otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1354) £20.00

48. Hunter, Ian.: Diary of a Rock ‘n’ Roll Star. St. Albans: Panther Books, 1974. 1st. edn. 159pp. B/w phgotos. Pictorial card covers a little rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5432) £20.00

49. Kahm, Ashley.: The House that Trane Built: the story of Impulse Records. London: Granta Books, 2006. 1st. edn. x,336pp. Many b/w photos. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges and with a small, closed tear in top corner of front panel otherwise a clean bright copy,  (Stock ref 7148) £15.00

50. Kahn, Ashley.: A Love Supreme: the creation of John Coltrane’s classic album. London: Granta Publications, 2002. 1st. UK  edn. xxvi,260pp. Many b/w photos. Small gift inscription to half-title. D/w, a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 7150) £12.00

51. Kelley, Kitty.: His Way: the unauthorised biography of Frank Sinatra. London: Bantam Press, 1986. Reprint UK edn. xvi, 575pp. Many b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w a little rubbed on edge3s otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5252) £7.50

52. Kelley, Kitty.: His Way: the unauthorized biography of Frank Sinatra London: Pantam Press, 1986 Reprint. xvi,575pp. Many b/w photos. D/w a little dust marked and creased on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 6233) £6.00

53. Keys, Ivor.: Johannes Brahms. Bromley: Christopher Helm, 1989. 1st. edn. viii, 310pp. B/w illus., music examples. D/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4448) £8.00

54. Klimentova, Daria.: Agony and Ecstasy: my life in dance. London: Metro Publishing, 2013. 2nd. impression. xvi,288pp. Cold. and b/w photos. Written with Graham Watts. Binding very slightly cocked. D/w, a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 7249) £6.00

55. Lucas, John: Reggie: the life of Reginald Goodall London: Julia MacRae Books, 1993 1st. edn. xvi, 254 pp. 35 b/w photos. D/w with a tiny tear to spine head otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2196) £8.00

56. Lyttelton, Humphrey.: It Just Occurred to Me….: the reminiscences and thoughts of Chairman Humph. London: Robson Books, 2006. 4th. impression. (6)181pp. Signed by the author on title page. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 7216) £20.00

57. Marek, George A.: Schubert: a biography. London: Robert Hale, 1986. 1st. UK edn. xviii, 254pp. B/w illus. Neat ownership signature and date to ffep. D/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4447) £6.50

58. McDonagh, Don.: Martha Graham. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1974. 1st. UK edn. x,341pp. B/w photos. Gift inscription to ffep. Price-clipped d/wa trifle creased along top edge and faded on spine and front panel. A very good copy.  (Stock ref 7252) £6.00

59. Morrison, Simon.: Bolshoi Confidential: secrets of the Russian ballet from the rule of the tsars to today. London: Fourth Estate, 2016. 1st. edn. xxxii,507pp. B/w photos. D/w a little creased on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 7251) £8.00

60. Motion, Andrew.: The Lamberts: George, Constant and Kit. London: Chatto & Windus, 1986. 1st. edn. xii,388pp. B/w photos. All pp lightly tanned. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6355) £6.50

61. Ogdon, Brenda Lucas & Kerr, Michael: Virtuoso: the story of John Ogdon London: Hamish Hamilton, 1981 1st. edn. x, 293 pp. 13 b/w photos. price-clipped d/w very slightly creased on edges otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1257) £17.50

62. Pullen, Robert & Taylor, Stephen.: Montserrat Caballe, Casta Diva. London: Victor Gollancz, 1994. 1st. edn. 464pp. Many b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6610) £6.00

63. Ratliff, Ben.: Coltrane: the story of a sound. New Yoek: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007. 1st. edn. xxii,250pp. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 7149) £10.00

64. Richards, Keith with Fox, James: Life. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2010. 1st. edn. (8)564pp. Many cold. and b/w photos. D/w very slightly creased at spine heade otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6302) £6.00

65. Roberts, Peter: Victoria de Los Angeles London: Weidenfeld & Nicolon, 1982 1st. edn. vii, 184 pp. B/w photos. D/w spine slightly faded otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2476) £6.50

66. Rogan, Jonny.: The Kinks: the sound and the fury. London: Elm Tree Books, 1984. 1st. edn. x,242pp. B/w photos. All pp slightly tanned. D/w slightly creased on edges and with a small, closed tear at spine tail otherwise a very good copy.  (Stock ref 6885) £10.00

67. Rushton, Julian: Mozart Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006 1st. edn. xi, 306 pp. B/w illus. and text figures. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2784) £10.00

68. Sandburg, Carl.: The American Songbag. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1927 1st. edn. xxiv,495pp. Text block tanned on edges. Giift inscription to ffep. Red cloth and gilt spine lettering rather dull and dust marked with some rubbing at corners and spine head and tail. A clean sound copy otherwise.  (Stock ref 6847) £20.00

69. Scott, Michael.: Maria Meneghini Callas. London: Simon & Schuster, 1991. Reprint. (8)312pp. B/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5524) £5.00

70. Sears, Benjamin (ed.): The Irving Berlin Reader. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 1st. edn. xii, 219pp. B/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4577) £10.00

71. Starling, William.: Strings Attached: the life and music of John Williams. London: The Robson Press, 2012. 1st. edn. xvi, 400pp. B/w photo. D/w, a fine copy of this scarce title.  (Stock ref 3250) £75.00

72. Thompson, Charles.: Bing. London: W. H. Allen, 1975, 1st. edn. vi, 249pp. Many b/w photos. D/w a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5450) £7.50

73. Timbrtell, Charles.: French Pianism: a historical perspective. London: Kahn & Averill, 1999. 2nd. UK edn., revised and enlarged. 370pp. B/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 6221) £12.00

74. Tirro, Frank: Jazz: a history New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1993 2nd. edn. xxi (3) 470 pp plus 210 pp appendices. B/w photos., text figures. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed and creased on corners otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 2814) £15.00

75. Tovey, Donald Francis.: Essays in Musical Analysis. London: Oxford University Press, 1967-70. Reprints. 7 vols. Numerous text figures. Two vols have neat ownership signatures. D/w’s very slightly faded on spines otherwise a very clean, bright set.  (Stock ref 4394) £120.00

76. Turner, John Frayn.: Frank Sinatra: a personal portrait. Tunbridg Wells: Midas Books, 1983. 1st. UK edn. 160pp. Many b/w photos. D/w slightly dust marked otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 5251) £4.00

77. Walker, Alan.: Franz Liszt, the Virtuoso Years 1811-1847. London: Faber & Faber, 1983. 1st. edn. xxvi,481pp. Many b/w illus. and music quotations. D/w a little faded on spine and showing some shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy.  (Stock ref 5973) £15.00

78. Walsh, T. J.: Monte Carlo Opera 1879-1909 Dublin: Gill & Macmillan, 1975 1st. edn. xix, 321 pp. B/w illus. D/w lightly scratched on front panel and ver slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1370) £20.00

79. Walsh, T. J.: Second Empire Opera: the Theatre Lyrique, Paris 1851-1870 London: John Calder, 1981 1st. edn. x, 384 pp. 21 b/w illus. The first volume in the History of Opera series. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 1363) £10.00

80. Weinstat, Hertzel & Wechsler, Bert.: Dear Rogue: a biography of the American baritone Lawrence Tibbett. Portland: Amadeus Press, 1996. 1st. edn. 283pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy.  (Stock ref 4442) £10.00

81. Wilmer, Valerie.: The Face of Black Music. New York: Da Capo Press, 1976. 1st. edn. unpaginated(118pp). Numerous b/w photos. by the author. Introduction by Archie Shepp. Pictorial card covers rather rubbed and worn on edges and corners but clean and sound internally.  (Stock ref 7147) £30.00