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Jazz: Its Evolution and Essence ("Hommes et problèmes du jazz" original title).

by Hodeir, André, and Noakes, David (Translated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very good.
Edition
2nd printing.
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$9.00

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New York.: A Black Cat Book / Grove Press., 1961. 2nd printing.. Mass-market paperback. Very good.. 1 Mass-market paperback. 295 p. 18 cm. Includes music score samples. The Evolution of Jazz; Blues and Military Marches; Old-timers; Dickie Wells; Concerto for Cootie; Miles Davis; Improvisation; Sound and Essence; Part VII, was written especially for this version; it brings things… Read more
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His Eye is on the Sparrow: An Autobiography

by Waters, Ethel, and Samuels, Charles, and

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1952
Condition
Very good. Spine tilt moderate. Creasing.
Edition
First edition. 1st Bantam. A985. Original 35c cover price.
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$11.00

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New York.: A Bantam Giant Book by arr. w/ Doubleday & Co., 1952. First edition. 1st Bantam. A985. Original 35c cover price.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Spine tilt moderate. Creasing.. 1 Mass-market paperback. 342 p, 16 cm. Cover color portrait, not credited. Vocalist "Ethel Waters tells this story with no illusions about herself and no regard for the… Read more
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New Standard Harmonica Course; A New System contains 200 Songs with Words

by Synnberg, Margaret J (of the McKinley High School, Chicago)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Near fine.
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$15.00

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Chicago.: M M Cole Publishing., 1927. Trade paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Near fine.. 1 64 p. Includes index. Trade size paperback. Illustrated w/ art in red on black; white and red titles. Interior Pen&Ink plus musical scores. Begins w/ 5 lessons; back cover publishing ads.
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How to Play Blues on the Harmonica, Also Amusing Harmonica Novelty Effects and Tricks, A 5-minute Instruction Course

by

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1928
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Minor cover wear.
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$89.00

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M M Cole Publishing., 1928. Trade paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Minor cover wear.. 1 18 p. Illustrated covers in bold B&W and red. Interior Pen&Ink artwork w/ B&W photos. Stapled binding. 23 cm. Illustrated movements; tone; playing up and down; Tremolo; Like an accordion, flute, Scotch bagpipe, w/ ukulele, w/ guitar, Chords, Playing under a… Read more
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$89.00
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The Music of Black Americans: A History

by Southern, Eileen J

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1971
Condition
Good. Highlighting/underlining. Signed by previous owner. Highlighting in early chapters only.
ISBN
9780393098990
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$5.00

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New York.: W W Norton & Company., 1971. Trade paperback. Good. Highlighting/underlining. Signed by previous owner. Highlighting in early chapters only.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 552 p. 21 cm. B&W photo section. Intermittent music scores. This comprehensive history begins with African Heritage, New England and the Middle Colonies, the Southern Colonies, Pre-Civil War and later, Black Nationalist… Read more
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Sinatra: Twentieth-century Romantic.

by Shaw, Arnold

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket.
Edition
First edition.
Item Price
$9.50

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New York / Chicago / San Francisco.: Holt, Rinehart and Winston., 1968. First edition.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket.. 1 viii, 371 p. illus., ports. 22 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Portraits. Francis Albert Sinatra, the Voice, the Leader of the Clan, the Swinger, the Chairman of the Board, or just "Frankie". There were many names for… Read more
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Petrouchka, A Ballet

by Stravinsky, Igor, and Lawrence, Robert (As told by).

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1940
Condition
Very good in poor dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Colorful bookplate, preprinted name. Jacket flaps trimmed and neatly ta
Edition
Authorized by The Ballet Russe.
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$14.00

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New York.: Random House., 1940. Authorized by The Ballet Russe.. Hard cover. Very good in poor dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Colorful bookplate, preprinted name. Jacket flaps trimmed and neatly tacked inside book cover.. Serebriakoff, Alexandre (Illustrated by), and Benois, Alexander (Designed by).. 1 39 p. Blue cloth over spine. Color illustrated paper front and back artwork.… Read more
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A Yankee Balladeer: Songs and Stories

by Francis, Johnnie, and Sargent, Judith Porter (Compiled and Annotated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine. Signed by author. Short back cover edge blemish.
ISBN
9781567150162
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$30.00

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Rutland VT.: Academy Books., 1994. Trade paperback. Fine. Signed by author. Short back cover edge blemish.. 1 Illustrated paper covers in b&W w/ dark blue titles. 89 p. 22 cm. Pen&Ink artwork and photos, map. Born before the Great Depression, John Henry Francis, possessed insight about people, putting their stories into songs for his guitar and stories for… Read more
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$30.00
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U2 Zoo TV: Outside Broadcast USA 1992

by Fallon, B.P., and Bono

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine.
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$35.00

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Dublin.: Principle Management Ltd., 1992. Wraps. Fine.. 1 32 p. Folio, 36 cm. Color illustrated paper covers. Stapled binding. Color and B&W photos. Graphically creative layout. The music group U2 under the creative leadership of Bono toured America in 1992, and televised the "Zoo" tour. At back is a long list of participants and support staff. The fold… Read more
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'Scuse Me While I Kiss the Sky: The Life of Jimi Hendrix

by Henderson, David

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very good. Age-toning; smooth spine; light soil spotting.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9780553013344
Item Price
$7.00

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Toronto / New York / London.: Bantam Books., 1981. 2nd printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Age-toning; smooth spine; light soil spotting.. Adams, Jeannette (Wraparound Cover Art by).. 1 Trade paperback. 385 p. Recording timeline, rear. Audience: General/trade. Pop Vocal; Rock Star biography. Revised edition: Condensed and revised from "Jimi Hendrix: voodoo child of the Aquarian age", Doubleday 1978.
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Elvis: The Films and Career of Elvis Presley

by Zmijewsky, Steven, and Zmijewsky, Boris

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has lower edge tears, creasing, light scuffing. Volume has light cover blemishing. Near fi
Edition
3rd printing.
ISBN
9780806505114
Item Price
$16.00

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Secaucus NJ.: Citadel Press., 1976. 3rd printing.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has lower edge tears, creasing, light scuffing. Volume has light cover blemishing. Near fine.. Kaminsky, Peretz (Designed by).. 1 Dark red cloth over boards. Black spine titles. Photo-based jacket cover graphics, B&W; red titles. 223 p. 29 cm. B&W photos: concerts, movies.… Read more
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The Accompanist: An Autobiography of Andre Benoist

by Maltese, John Anthony (Edited by), and Benoist, Andre

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1978
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket.
Edition
Unabridged.
ISBN
9780876666142
Item Price
$35.00

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Neptune NJ.: Paganiniana Publications., 1978. Unabridged.. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket.. 1 Pale yellow illustrated paper over boards. Sepia photo collage in circular frame, decorated border. 384 p. 6.5x8 in. Andre Benoit: "The most famed and accomplished of all piano accompanists", subtitle followed by long list of teachers and friends including "Presidents of the United States". Born… Read more
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Study of the Lute

by Baron, Ernst Gottlieb. and Smith, Douglas Alton (Translated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1976
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Edition
Reprint. First published 1727.
Item Price
$465.00

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Redondo Beach CA.: Instrumenta Antiqua Publications., 1976. Reprint. First published 1727.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. 1 185 p. Back cloth over boards. Gold titles. Horizontal textured tan paper jacket, front B&W archival image, black titles. Series list on back. Music instrument history written in the 18th century and reprinted as part of the series by… Read more
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$465.00
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Jim Croce Song Book: You Don't Mess Around with Jim / Includes "Time in a Bottle"

by Croce, Jim (Words and Music by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Prior owner name inked on front cover.
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$16.00

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Blendingwell Music / American Broadcasting Music Inc., 1972. Trade paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Prior owner name inked on front cover.. L'Heureux, David (Folio Layout and Design by), and Wilson, Paul (Photography by).. 1 64 p. Music scores plus lyrics in verse format. 31 cm. B&W photos; color photo end papers; sepia cover portrait, Croce. Rock… Read more
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The King's Breakfast (Song Books for Little and Big Children)

by Milne, A.A. (Words by), and Fraser-Simson, H. (Music by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very good in fair dust jacket. Jacket has soiling, multiple tears to edges, fold areas. Some repairs w/ clear tape inside.
Edition
Reprint. 1924, 1925 1st.
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$18.00

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New York.: E.P. Dutton & Company., 1930. Reprint. 1924, 1925 1st.. Hard cover. Very good in fair dust jacket. Jacket has soiling, multiple tears to edges, fold areas. Some repairs w/ clear tape inside.. Shepard, E.H. (Decorations by).. 1 17 p. Yellow patterned paper over boards. Purple cloth over spine. Small cream paste-on label, purple titles. Lower page… Read more
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Fire in the Rain--Singer in the Storm: An Autobiography

by Near, Holly, and Richardson, Derk (Writing assistance by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. Tiny front cover blemish.
Edition
First edition. 1st pinting.
ISBN
9780688087333
Item Price
$17.00

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New York.: William Morrow & Company., 1990. First edition. 1st pinting.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. Tiny front cover blemish.. 1 Cloth and paper over boards. Color photo portrait, front jacket; B&W photo, back. B&W photo section. 290 p. Audience: General/trade. Musician and actress Holly Near came to maturity in the anti-war… Read more
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My Lord, What a Morning; An Autobiography.

by Anderson, Marian

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1956
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Reading copy with book cosmetic flaws to cover. Tight binding. Jacket with w
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Christian Herald's Family Bookshelf Edition by arr. w/ Vikin
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$8.00

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New York.: Viking Press., 1956. Christian Herald's Family Bookshelf Edition by arr. w/ Viking.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Reading copy with book cosmetic flaws to cover. Tight binding. Jacket with wear, damp stain.. 1 Light green cloth over boards. Darker green titles. Jacket: cover portrait, B&W. Light green, gold jacket frame312… Read more
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What We Hear in Music, A Course Study in Music History and Appreciation for use in the Home (etc).

by Faulkner, Anne Shaw

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1924
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Near fine. Front blank end paper foxing; lesser to rear blank end paper.
Edition
Published 1st in 1913; 5th revised edition.
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$12.00

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Camden NJ.: Victor Talking Machine Company, Educational Department., 1924. Published 1st in 1913; 5th revised edition.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Near fine. Front blank end paper foxing; lesser to rear blank end paper.. 1 451 p. Brown pebbled faux leather over boards. Stamped gold titles and thin front border. Blind-stamped Victor… Read more
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Songs; Patriotic, Southern, Old-time, General, and Devotional

by Duffield, Edward D (Company President, Direction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very good. Age-toned. Light lower rear corner curl.
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$14.00

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Newark NJ.: The Prudential Insurance Company of America., 1931. Wraps. Very good. Age-toned. Light lower rear corner curl.. 1 20 p. Stapled booklet. Off-white paper stock. 4x7.25 in. Index by titles inside back cover. 77 sets of lyrics w/ keys. No music scores.
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Blues Guitar: The Men Who Made the Music

by Obrecht, Jas (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very good. Light surface wear. Clean pages.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9780793500741
Item Price
$15.00

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San Francisco.: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation / GPI Books., 1990. 2nd printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Light surface wear. Clean pages.. 1 Trade paperback. 8.5x11 in. Glued binding. B&W photos. Players Press Shaw Collection. Audience: General/trade. "From the pages of Guitar Player Magazine". The hands of B.B. King on a guitar are pictured on the cover. Music artists… Read more
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