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image of CANADIAN GEOGRAPHICAL JOURNAL.  JULY 1958.  VOLUME LVII, NUMBER 1.  INCLUDES: FIFTY YEARS AFTER BADDECK - CANADA'S AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY; FESTIVAL OF DANCE AT LA PAZ; UNGAVA BAY - UNGAVA PENINSULA; THE WEAVERS OF WITNEY.

CANADIAN GEOGRAPHICAL JOURNAL. JULY 1958. VOLUME LVII, NUMBER 1. INCLUDES: FIFTY YEARS AFTER BADDECK - CANADA'S AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY; FESTIVAL OF DANCE AT LA PAZ; UNGAVA BAY - UNGAVA PENINSULA; THE WEAVERS OF WITNEY.

by Dallyn, Gordon M., editor. (Arthur Macdonald, H.M. Berney, Robert Bergeron, Kay Rex.)

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1958
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Ottawa: Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1958. 34 pp + XV pp (which include advertisements, many relating to Canadian aviation), 11 1/8" H. B&w photographs. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very small number notation in ink on the front cover, minor wear at the top/bottom of the spine and at the… Read more
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INSPIRING SONGS NO. 1 FOR THE SUNDAY SCHOOL.

by Meyer, Geo. J., Harris, Thoro, and Price, Lester, Editors.

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Chicago: Meyer & Brother, 1906. 193 pp, 8 3/8" H. Red cloth with black lettering/floral decoration on front board. Words and music for 189 songs/hymns plus one page of scripture readings, topical index and general index. Crease at the fore-edge of song page 152 - migrates into some adjacent pages, faint small label removal mark on front… Read more
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A BALLAD OF THE NORTH AND SOUTH.

by Angle, Paul M. and Miers, Earl Schenck.

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1959
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Kingsport, Tennessee : Kingsport Press, 1959. 48 pp, 10 3/8" H. Blue and gray cloth with gilt lettering on spine, gilt decoration on front board, clear plastic dust cover - no slipcase. Kingsport Press presentation sheet laid in - signed by C.H. Wilhelm. The authors have used a 'Narrator' to link words and songs to capture the emotions… Read more
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WURLITZER 3400 PHONOGRAPH SERVICE MANUAL (STATEMAN SERIES.)

by Wurlitzer Company.

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North Tonawanda, New York: Wurlitzer Company 11" H, seven individually paged sections (1A-9A, 1B-10B, 1C-37C, 1D-8D, 1E-14E, 1F-12F, 1G-18G). No date - c1970. Wurlitzer Statesman series. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, technical drawings (some fold-out). Contents: Coin and Credit Equipment; Selector Switch and Electric Selector; Record Changer Adjustments; Cabinet; Sequence of Operations; Trouble Shooting; Electrical and Sound Systems.… Read more
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WURLITZER 3300 PHONOGRAPH SERVICE MANUAL (AMERICANA III.)

by Wurlitzer Company.

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North Tonawanda, New York: Wurlitzer Company 11" H, seven individually paged sections (1A-8A, 1B-17B, 1C-28C, 1D-7D, 1E-16E, 1F-10F, 1G-15G). No date - late 1960s. Americana III Wurlitzer. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, technical drawings (some fold-out). Contents: Coin and Credit Equipment; Selector Switch and Electric Selector; Record Changer Adjustments; Cabinet; Sequence of Operations; Trouble Shooting; Electrical and Sound… Read more
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WURLITZER PHONOGRAPH SERIES 3200 SERVICE MANUAL.

by Wurlitzer Company.

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North Tonawanda, New York: Wurlitzer Company 11" H, six individually paged sections (1A-10A, 1B-17B, 1C-28C, 1D-6D, 1E-23E, 1F-9F). No date - probably late 1960s. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, technical drawings (some fold-out). Contents: Coin and Credit Equipment; Selector Switch and Electric Selector; Record Changer Adjustments; Cabinet; Electrical and Sound Systems; Trouble Shooting. Interior - very… Read more
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THE RHINEGOLD & THE VALKYRIE.

by Wagner, Richard. Translated by Margaret Armour.

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1918
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London: William Heinemann, 1918. 160 pp, 10 1/8" H. Brown cloth with gilt lettering/decoration on spine and front board, blind stamped publisher's emblem on rear board, top edge brown. Pictorial endpapers, b&w vignettes, 34 colour plates, tipped in on heavy stock with borders, tissue covers bearing captions (all present). This book contains the first two parts of 'The… Read more
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ADDRESSES DELIVERED BEFORE THE CANADIAN CLUB OF TORONTO. VOLUME XXXV. SEASON OF 1937-38. (PROCEEDINGS).

by Shackleton, Edward; Banting, Frederick, Sir; McMillan, Ernest, Sir; Sandwell, B.K.; Shih, Huh, Dr.; Scot, H.G., Capt.; Pickford, Alfred D., Sir; McNaughton, A.G.L., Maj. Gen.; Street, Arthur G.; Birkett, Norman; Simons, Hans, Dr.; Wilcox, Herbert; et al.

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1938
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Toronto: Warwick Bro's and Rutter, 1938. 352 pp, 8 7/8" H, red cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Addresses include: Farming in England, by Arthur G. Street; "The Rome Berlin Axis", by Dr. Hans Simons; The British Motion Picture Industry, by Mr. Herbert Wilcox and Miss Anna Neagle; The Oxford University Ellesmere Land Expedition, by Edward… Read more
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FOURTEEN SONGS FROM "WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG".

by Milne, A.A. Music By H. Fraser-Simson.

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1925
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1925. 34 pp, 12 1/4" H. Green cloth spine, pale green/cream boards with green border/title/decorations on front board. Small b&w illustrations. Words & music for: Happiness; Missing; In the Fashion; Halfway Down; Hoppity; Growing Up; Buckingham Palace; The Three Foxes; Politeness; Market Square; The Christening; Brownie; Lines and Squares; and Vespers. Archivally… Read more
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image of TWENTY-SIX CLASSICAL SONGS BY VARIOUS COMPOSERS.  NOVELLO'S SCHOOL SONGS, BOOK 240.

TWENTY-SIX CLASSICAL SONGS BY VARIOUS COMPOSERS. NOVELLO'S SCHOOL SONGS, BOOK 240.

by Arne, Michael; Arne, Thomas Augustine; Bach, J.S.; Bennett, W. Sterndale; Handel, G.F.; Haydn, J.; Lully; Mendelssohn; Purcell, Henry; Schubert, Franz, Composers. Words by William Shakespeare, Rev. Dr. Troutbeck, Goethe, Heine, W.G. Rothery, et al.

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1936
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London: Novello, 1936. 100 pp, 10" H. Words and music for the following songs: The Lass with the Delicate Air; When daisies pied; Where the bee sucks; Come, let us all this day; My heart, ever faithful; May-dew; Angels, ever bright and fair; Art thou troubled?; How beautiful are the feet; Where'er you walk; The Mermaid's Song; The Sailor's… Read more
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image of HAENSEL AND GRETEL:  THE STORY OF HUMPERDINCK'S OPERA.  (HANSEL AND GRETEL.)

HAENSEL AND GRETEL: THE STORY OF HUMPERDINCK'S OPERA. (HANSEL AND GRETEL.)

by Lawrence, Robert, adapted by. (Engelbert Humperdinck.)

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1938
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1938. 40 pp, 9 1/2" H. Green patterned endpapers, colour and b&w illustrations, musical notation. "Based on a favorite nursery legend, 'Haensel and Gretel' with its delightfully refreshing, heart-gladdening music, is one of the most popular and best-loved of all operas. All the charm of simple wonder surrounds this tale of two children… Read more
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BLACK: A TRIBUTE TO BLACK JAZZ MUSICIANS.

by Strecker, James. Foreword by Oscar Peterson.

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1990
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9780921980056
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Hamilton, Ontario: Mini Mocho, 1990. [61] pp, 8 9/16" H. B&w drawings. Inscribed on front free endpaper: "For B______ B_____ / and his return to jazz - if / time allows! / James Strecker / 1996". And with colour photograph of Brahms' grave monument, inscribed by author on rear, laid in. A collection of poems about… Read more
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CHELSEA MORNING. BOOK WITH CD.

by Mitchell, Joni. Illustrated by Brian Froud.

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2004
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9780689035937
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New York: Milk & Cookies Press, 2004. Unpaginated, 11 1/4" H. Glazed pictorial boards, orange endpapers. CD in sealed (unopened) pouch at rear. Combines the lyrics of Joni Mitchell's 1967 classic, "Chelsea Morning" with the fantastic creatures that inhabit Brian Froud's magical illustrations. Book is Fine. Dust jacket has very minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, slight… Read more
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JURASSIC PARK PIANO SOLOS.

by Williams, John, composer.

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1993
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9780793526895
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin: MCA Music Publishing, 1993. 32 pp, 12" H. 5 pages of color photos from movie. Music notation (piano) for: Journey to the Island; Theme from "Jurassic Park"; My Friend, the Brachiosaurus; Remembering Petticoat Lane; A Tree for my Bed; Welcome to Jurassic Park. Interior - light wrinkling at top of page leaf 19/20, store… Read more
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SPRING SONGS WITH MUSIC FROM "FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE SPRING".

by Barker, Cicely Mary. Music by Olive Linnell.

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London: Blackie & Son Unpaginated (approx. 52 pp.), 9 3/4" H. No publication date present, but inscription on front free endpaper is dated Xmas 1926, so probably the first edition. Blue cloth spine, gray paper-covered boards with dark blue lettering and pasted on "Speedwell Fairy" illustration on front board. 12 delightful, colour plates tipped in (including frontispiece)… Read more
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L'EPOPEE DU JAZZ. 1. DU BLUES AU BOP. 2. AU-DELA DU BOP. 2 VOLUME SET.

by Bergerot, Franck et Merlin, Arnaud.

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Decouvertes Gallimard 160 pp, 160 pp, 7" H - 2 volume set. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w with photographs, reproductions. 1. Du blues au bop - 1997 printing, ISBN 2070531422 - "Prives de leur culture les esclaves noirs americains s'approprient celle de leurs maitres: du cantique au negro spiritual, de la ballade au blues, de la fanfare… Read more
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THE CAMBRIDGE CULTURAL HISTORY OF BRITAIN. VOLUME 9. MODERN BRITAIN. (FIRST PUBLISHED AS THE CAMBRIDGE GUIDE TO THE ARTS IN BRITAIN: SINCE THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

by Ford, Boris, ed. Roy Shaw, Gwen Shaw, Paul Griffiths, Fernau Hall, Peter Fuller, Andrew Saint, Christopher Frayling, Gilbert Phelps, Neil Sinyard, Joseph Rykwert, Simon Pepper, John Heskett, Alan Munton.

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press for The Folio Society, 1995. 350 pp, 10" H. Bound in full dark blue cloth with title and shield in gold on spine. B&w illustrations and colour plates. Contents: General Introduction; The Cultural and Social Setting; Music; Ballet; The Visual Arts; New Towns; The Third Programme; The Crafts; Literature and Drama; Film;… Read more
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THE CAMBRIDGE CULTURAL HISTORY OF BRITAIN. VOLUME 7. VICTORIAN BRITAIN. (FIRST PUBLISHED AS THE CAMBRIDGE GUIDE TO THE ARTS IN BRITAIN: THE LATER VICTORIAN AGE.)

by Ford, Boris, ed. Asa Briggs, John Summerson, Jacques Carre, John Holloway, George Rowell, John Nelson Tarn, Peter Fuller, Andor Gomme, Gillian Naylor, William Price, Michael Kennedy, Roly Bain, Norman Vance.

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press for The Folio Society, 1995. 347 pp, 10" H. Bound in full dark blue cloth with title and shield in gold on spine. B&w illustrations and colour plates. Contents: General Introduction; The Later Victorian Age (The reign in review / Tendencies and trends); Architecture; The Public Park; Literature; The Drama of Wilde… Read more
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THE CAMBRIDGE CULTURAL HISTORY OF BRITAIN. VOLUME 8. EARLY TWENTIETH-CENTURY BRITAIN. (FIRST PUBLISHED AS THE CAMBRIDGE GUIDE TO THE ARTS IN BRITAIN: THE EDWARDIAN AGE AND THE INTER-WAR YEARS.)

by Ford, Boris, ed. Wilfrid Mellers, Rupert Hildyard, Jacques Berthoud, Simon Pepper, Michael Kennedy, Richard Cork, John Beer, John Summerson, Neil Sinyard, Gillian Naylor, Frank Whitehead.

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press for The Folio Society, 1995. 348 pp, 10" H. Bound in full dark blue cloth with title and shield in gold on spine. B&w illustrations and colour plates. Contents: General Introduction; The Edwardian Age and the Inter-War Years; Literature and Drama; The Garden City; Music; The Visual Arts; The 'Civilization' of Bloomsbury;… Read more
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THE CAMBRIDGE CULTURAL HISTORY OF BRITAIN. VOLUME 6. THE ROMANTIC AGE IN BRITAIN. (FIRST PUBLISHED AS THE CAMBRIDGE GUIDE TO THE ARTS IN BRITAIN: ROMANTICS TO EARLY VICTORIANS.)

by Ford, Boris, ed. David Punter, Alexander Youngson, John Beer, Michael Rosenthal, John Harvey, Alexandra Wedgwood, H.C. Robbins Landon, Tom Williamson, Pat Kirkham, Christopher Gillie.

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Cambridge: Cambrige University Press for The Folio Society, 1995. 330 pp, 10" H. Bound in full dark blue cloth with title and shield in gold on spine. B&w illustrations and colour plates. Contents: General Introduction; Romantics to Early Victorians; Edinburgh: City of Reason and Nature; Literature; The Fine Arts; Graphic Satire and Illustration; Architecture; Music; The… Read more
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