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The Impossible Dream: The Story of Scott Walker and the Walker Brothers

Anthony Reynolds

London: Jawbone Press, 2009. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers, faint crease to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 352pp. This study of Scott Walker and the Walker Brothers phenomenally successful musical career is told here by the brothers themselves, taking us from the early 1960s to their revival in the mid 1970s.. First Edition. Soft Cover with Self-Wraps. Near Fine. 8.5 x 6 inches.

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£ 10.00
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The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1979

The Editor

  • Seller: Godley Books
  • Published: 1980
  • Condition: Very Good (-)
The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers, 1980. Three sessions highlighted in red ink. No other marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright slightly marked boards, slightly tanned/dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. 76pp. Report for 1979 from eleven widely scattered branches of the Lancashire Association of Change Ringers.. Soft Cover. Very Good (-). 8.25 x 6 inches.

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£ 6.25
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Banjo Paterson's Old Bush Songs

Seal, Graham (editor)

London: Angus & Robertson, 1986. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, minor sunning to spine and margins and no bumping to corners. 153pp. Banjo Paterson's Australian bush ballads were originally published in 1906. Here the editor has selected the best of the old songs and he provides historical background to each and explains the meaning of unfamiliar and outmoded terms.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8 x 7.5 Inches.

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£ 17.50
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Mississippi Blues Today

Nicholson, Robert

New York: Da Capo Press, 1999. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 192pp. An account of a series of field trips to the South of the USA to meet, listen to and record the words and images of the Blues musicians at the end of the 20th century.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Logan Young (photographs). 9.75 x 7.5 inches.

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£ 10.00
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Rules & Diagrams for Instruction of Beginners

The Editor

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers, 1928. Foxing/tanning to page edges. No other marks or inscriptions to contents. A little creasing to covers. Mainly very clean very tight pages with dusty marked boards, rusty staples and minor damp effect to fore-edge of rear cover. 87pp. Third edition of the Rules of bell rinigng as practised in Lancashire.. Soft Cover. Fair. 7 x 4.75 inches.

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£ 6.25
image of The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1978

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1978

The Editor

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers, 1979. No marks or inscriptions. Very faint creases to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly tanned/dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. 76pp. Report for 1978 from eleven widely scattered branches of the Lancashire Association of Change Ringers.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8.5 x 5.5 inches.

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£ 7.25
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Cilla Black: Bobby's Girl

Thompson, Douglas

London: Simon & Schuster Ltd, 1998. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and with bumping to upper rear corner. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with creasing to upper rear corner and a little to all edges. 300pp. Cilla Black tells the story of her mereoric rsie to fame from the docker's daughter to the First Lady of Television and of her private life with husband Bobby.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 9.5 x 6.25 inches.

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£ 4.95
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Sea Shanties

Stan Hugill

London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1980. No added marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight foxing to front end papers and to page edges and no bumping to corners. 156pp. A description of when shanties were sung on the sailing ships, as the author, himself served on such a ship discusses the tasks the sailors carried out whilst singing. Then he gives over forty shanties with words and music. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Fairly scarce.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Stan Hugill. 8.5 x 5.5 inches.

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£ 29.00
image of The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1980

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1980

The Editor

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers, 1981. Three sessions highlighted in green ink. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly tanned/dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. 64pp. Report for 1980 from eleven widely scattered branches of the Lancashire Association of Change Ringers.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8 x 5.75 Inches.

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£ 7.25
image of The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1970

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1970

The Editor

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers, 1970. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly tanned/dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. 83pp. Report for 1970 from eleven widely scattered branches of the Lancashire Association of Change Ringers.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8.5 x 5.5 inches.

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£ 7.25
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Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers: 104th Annual Report 1979

Malcolm S. Turner (editor)

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers, 1980. No marks or inscriptions. Minor creasing to upper corner of book. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked slightly sunned boards. 83pp. The report for 1979 of the activities of the Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8.5 x 6 inches.

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£ 7.25
image of The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1976

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers Annual Report 1976

The Editor

The Lancashire Association of Change Ringers, 1977. Slight marking near lower rear edge. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly tanned/dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. 80pp. Report for 1976 from eleven widely scattered branches of the Lancashire Association of Change Ringers.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8.5 x 5.5 inches.

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£ 7.25
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The Woman of Samaria : A Sacred Cantata (Signed By Officials)

Bennett, William Sterndale

London: Novello, Ewer & Co, 1879. Signed by the Dean of Ripon Cathdral and by the Organist plus three others on front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. All gilt page edges. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked gilt embossed black leather boards with a little rubbing mainly to corners but no bumping to corners. Embossed on front with date of performance July 11 1883 Ripon (Cathedral). 112pp. Signatories of Cathedral Ofiicers on front end paper, as well as the Dean (? Fremantle) and the Organist (Edwin J Crow) of Ripon Cathedral include Herbert Parratt, possibly the son of Sir Walter Parratt (Master of the Queen's Musick), J Powell Metcalfe, General Secetary and Lemuel (?) Joy, Tucked in is a newspaper cutting listing Dr Edwin J Crow as Organist at Ripon and referring to Sir Water Parratt.. Signed by Officials. Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 10 x 7 inches.

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£ 100.00
image of Different Every Time: The Authorised Biography of Robert Wyatt

Different Every Time: The Authorised Biography of Robert Wyatt

Marcus O'Dair

London: Serpent's Tail, 2014. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and slight bumping to upper corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very minor bumps to upper corners. 460pp. Robert Wyatt was drummer for Soft Machine, worked with Pink Floyd, toured America with Jimi Hendrix and has also worked with many others including Brian Eno, Paul Weller, David Gilmour and Charlie Haden. After falling and ending up paralysed from the waist down, he reinvented himself as a composer and singer with the extraordinary album Rock Bottom. Tucked in is a newspaper obituary of fellow Soft Machine musician Kevin Ayers dated 2013.. Hard Cover. Very Good (+)/Near Fine. 9.5 x 6.25 inches.

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£ 37.50
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Jagger

Carey Schofield

Methuen Publishing Ltd, 1983. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards, tanned pages and bumping to lower corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn with slight creasing to upper edge. 248pp. Biography of Mick Jagger and also of course, the Rolling Stones. Illustrated.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 9.5 x 6.25 inches.

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£ 10.00
image of None too fragile: Pearl Jam and Eddie Vedder

None too fragile: Pearl Jam and Eddie Vedder

Martin Clarke

London: Plexus Publishing Ltd, 1998. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight traces of storage and no bumping to corners. 180pp. Biography of one of the most popular and influential bands of the 1990s - Pearl Jam, hailed at the time as the 'kings of grunge'. Illustrated.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good (+). 9 x 6.75 inches.

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£ 15.00
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Special Deluxe

Neil Young

New York: Penguin, 2014. Appears unread. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 383pp. Musician Neil Young's account of his Canadian boyhood, his musical influences, his family, his rock and roll life, and one of his deepest, most ebullient passions - cars.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 9.25 x 6.5 inches.

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£ 13.50
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Heavy Metal Thunder: Album Covers That Rocked the World

Neil Aldis; James Sherry

London: Mitchell Beazley, 2006. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 251pp. A celebration of Heavy Metal album covers from Black Sabbath and Iron Maiden to Slipknot of the 2000s and all in between.. First Edition. Soft Cover with Self-Wraps. Fine. 7 x 7 inches.

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£ 10.00
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Guns n' Roses: The Band That Time Forgot :The Complete Unauthorised Biography

Paul Stenning

New Malden, Surrey: Chrome Dreams, 2004. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight traces of storage and no bumping to corners. 221pp. The story of one of the most explosive rock bands on the planet, tracing their origins and the ensuing turmoil.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 9.25 x 6 inches.

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£ 5.50
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Blues Guitar Improvisation (Including CD)

Andy Jones

London: Music Sales Ltd, 1999. No marks or inscriptions. Slight creasing to corners of covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards. With CD in wallet at back. 48pp. Guitar tablature explained and shapes and scales based on styles of Eric Clapton, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Buddy Guy. With 87 audio tracks on the attached CD.. Soft Cover. Very Good (+). 12 x 9 inches.

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£ 17.50
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