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Bounty of the Kuroshio

By: MOYER, Jack T. Studies in Japanese Culture, 1) Center for Japanese Studies, Occasional Papers, No. 9)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, MI, 1965,:

Seller ID: 60105


MOYER, Jack T. "Bounty of the Kuroshio : A Study of the Fishing Industry ofan Izu Island Settlement" . An article in Studies in Japanese Culture, 1, pp. 105-140. Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1965. Pp. 192. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers. Center for Japanese Studies, Occasional Papers, No. 9. Other articles include: Harumi Befu's "YayoiCulture", George DeVos's "Social Values and Personal Attitudes in Primary Human Relations in Niiiki", William P. Malm's "Practical Approaches to Japanese Traditional Music", and Robert L. Ramsey... View more info

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MILLER, Geoffrey BOULT, Adrian, Sir, introduction

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dorset Publishing Company, Milborne, 1970, ISBN:0902129066:

Seller ID: 101536


MILLER, Geoffrey. The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult. Milborne: Dorset Publishing Company, (1970). First Printing. Pp. (5),vi-ix,(1),1-197,(5), + 32 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated.8vo, forest green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "The previously unpu blished diaries and scrapbooks of Sir Dan Godfrey were made available to Geoffrey Miller when he began work on 'The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra' and the result is a peculiar mixture of humour, pathos, struggle and strife which reflect one of the strangest marriages in English history -- music... View more info

Bow, Its History, Manufacture and Use. Illustrated by the Author. Third Edition Strad Library No. 3

By: SAINT-GEORGE, Henry. Strad Library No. 3

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Horace Marshall & Son / Charles Scribner`s Sons, London / New York , 1922,:

Seller ID: 94997


SAINT-GEORGE, Henry. The Bow, Its History, Manufacture and Use. Illustratedby the Author. Third Edition. London : Horace Marshall & Son / New York : Charles Scribner`s Sons, 1922. Pp (12),[1]-107,(5,ads), frontis portrait + 8 plates (photo-reproductions of bows). 8vo, maroon cloth, black lettering and vignette of violin & bow to front board, black lettering to spine. “TheStrad” Library No. III. Contents : I. The History of the Bow. II. Bow Maki ng. III. The Art of Bowing. Wear to spine ends and corners, cloth rubbed, hinges shaky, penned name, occasional foxing and smudging, else good. 30.... View more info

bp Nichol (1944-88) : A Tribute

By: Nichol, bp ONDAATJE, Michael LEE, Dennis DEWDNEY, Christopher

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Coach House / Music Gallery, Toronto, 1989,:

Seller ID: 37433


(Nichol, bp). bp Nichol (1944-88) : A Tribute. Toronto : Coach House / Music Gallery Talking Books, 1989. Audio cassette : Total Playing Time 1 hour 30 minutes. Recorded live at Toronto's Harbourfront in December 1989, this tribute features excerpts from bp Nichol's writings performed by Dennis Lee,Phyllis Webb, Michael Ondaatje, Daphne Marlatt, Christopher Dewdney, Diana Hartog, Fred Wah, Douglas Barbour and Stephen Scobie. Very good in origina l box. 30.00 View more info

Brainard's Ragtime Collection, Being a Collection of Characteristic Two-Steps, Cake Walks, Plantation Dances, Etc.

By: BRAINARD'S SONS CO.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: S. Brainard's Sons Co, New York / Chicago, 1899,:

Seller ID: 88967


(BRAINARD'S SONS CO.). Brainard's Ragtime Collection, Being a Collection ofCharacteristic Two-Steps, Cake Walks, Plantation Dances, Etc. New York / C hicago : The S. Brainard's Sons Co., 1899. Pp (2),[1]-96,(2). 4to, illustrated green card covers, black cloth tape spine. S. Brainard's Sons was Cleveland's leading 19th-century musical-instrument dealer and music publisher. Silas Brainard founded the company in 1836 and opened a piano store in the American House hotel on Superior Ave., selling Chickering pianos shipped from the factory in Boston. In the 1870s and 1880s, Brainard's published voca... View more info

Brian Peckford, Politician"

By: PECKFORD, Brian). LITTLE, Bruce Atlantic Insight 02:02 ZIERLER, Amy SURETTE, Ralph

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 1980,:

Seller ID: 13509


(PECKFORD, Brian). LITTLE, Bruce. "Brian Peckford, Politician." An article in Atlantic Insight, Vol.2, No.2, March 1980. Pp 24-28, with 10 photos + cover. Triple column. Also : Amy Zierler's "Daniel's Harbour: Is there life after zinc mining?" (pp.14-15, with 2 photos); Ralph Surette's "Home-grown superlobsters no longer a pipedream" (also salmon & Trout); Susan Sherk's "Meet Percy, the painter. He heads for the hills" (on Stephenville artist Percy Pieroway, pp.58-9, with photo & 4 reproductions); "Lamb cutlets, please, and music, Maestro, music!" (on Da... View more info

Brides of the Stream. First Printing in dustjacket

By: ROSENBLATT, Joe.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oolichan Books, Lantzville, BC, 1983, ISBN:0889820481: 1983

Seller ID: 58394

ISBN: 0889820481


ROSENBLATT, Joe. Brides of the Stream. Lantzville, British Columbia, Canada : Oolichan Books, [October] 1983. First Printing. Pp (8),9-88, including frontispiece. 8vo (140 x 215 mm), grey printed cardcovers, with black lettering to front & spine. With jacket cover art by Florence Vale. Joseph Rosenblatt (b, December 26, 1933, Toronto) writer and artist. A collection of prose poems and poetry. The pieces: "Daughters", "Blind Date", "The Bride", "Plat du Jour", "Motoring Home", "Rage", "Sartorial", "Glow", "E... View more info

Brides of the Stream. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: ROSENBLATT, Joe.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oolichan Books, Lantzville, BC, 1988, ISBN:0889820481:

Seller ID: 100845


ROSENBLATT, Joe. Brides of the Stream. Lantzville, BC: Oolichan Books, (June 1988). Second Printing. Pp (8),9-88, including frontispiece. 8vo, grey printed card covers. A collection of prose poems and poetry. The pieces: "Daughters", "Blind Date", "The Bride", "Plat du Jour", "Motoring Home", "Rage", "Sartorial", "Glow", "Earth Intestines", "Pleased", "Poetic Development","Flesh", "Mother", "Blue Movie", "Cordon Bleu", "Secretion", "Sexuality Am ongst Aliens",... View more info

Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy

By: LAVEY, Emmet FRENCH, Samuel)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Samuel French, 1940,:

Seller ID: 63213


LAVEY, Emmet. Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy. NY: Samuel French, (copyright 1940). Revised and re-written. Pp. 131. Small 8vo, grey printed card covers. Narrow band of sunning to the front cover at the fore-edge, else vg.35.00 View more info

Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy

By: LAVERY, Emmet

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Samuel French, New York, 1940,:

Seller ID: 63534


LAVERY, Emmet. Brief Music : A Sentimental Comedy. NY: Samuel French, Inc.,(1940). Pp. (i)-x,(1)-131, + 3 p. of ads and 1 plate. Small 8bo, printed g rey card covers. The New York-born playwright's first work "that does not deal with a religious theme", that was first directed byAlbert McCleery under a different title ("Lark on the Wing"). Minor nicking to head of spine, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Bright Particulars : Poems Selected and New. First Edition

By: SMITH, Kay PAGE, P.K., introd BRITTAIN, Miller, cover ptg

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ragweed Press, Charlottetown, 1987, ISBN:0920304540:

Seller ID: 6774


SMITH, Kay. The Bright Particulars : Poems Selected and New. Charlottetown : Ragweed Press, 1987. First Edition. Pp (7),8-99,(1). 8vo, white card covers with colour reproduction of Miller Brittain's "Female Figures". New Brunswick poet Kay Smith (b. 30 April, 1911, Saint John - d. 18 September 2004,Hampton, N.B.). Introduction by P.K. Page. Includes : "That Something May Be Found", "The One Stem", "Among the Ravages", "Again vvith Music", "Morning, Grand Manan", "Like a Garment", "Beach Scene", "At the Home for Incurables"... View more info

Bringing Out the Untold Life : Recollections of Mildred Reid Grant Gray : Canadian Morse Code Operator Chronicles Nine Decades In Historic Cape BretonFishing Village. First Edition in dustjacket, double signed

By: SCHEUREN, Claire E. GRAY, Mildred Reid Grant

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Zeitgeist West Publishing, Tuscon, Arizona, 2013, ISBN:9780979692130:

Seller ID: 112471


SCHEUREN, Claire E. Bringing Out the Untold Life : Recollections of MildredReid Grant Gray : Canadian Morse Code Operator Chronicles Nine Decades In Historic Cape Breton Fishing Village : An Oral History Related to Claire E.Scheuren : Highlights of Gabarus History. [Tuscon, Arizona] : Zeitgeist We st Publishing, (2013). First Edition. Pp (8),1-243, (1). With many b&w photos and other iIllustrations in the text. 8vo, blue cloth, with the word "CENTER" in gilt lettering on the spine. "Mildred Gray is acknowledged as the last surviving government-employed Morse Code operator and one o... View more info

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Britain and the Americas : Culture, Politics, and History. Three volume set

By: KAUFMAN, Will and Heidi Slettedahl MacPHERSON MacPHERSON, Heidi Slettedahl Transatlantic Relations series)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA, 2005, ISBN:1851094318: 2005

Seller ID: 63708

ISBN: 1851094318


KAUFMAN, Will and Heidi Slettedahl MacPHERSON. Britain and the Americas : Culture, Politics, and History : Volume 1: A-D, Volume 2: E-P, Volume 3: Q-Z. In Three Volumes. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, Inc., (2005). Pp. (i)-lxx,(1)-333,[3] ; (i)-xi,[1],335-771,[3] ; (i)-xi,[1],773-1157,[3]. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated card covered boards with grey spines. Three volumes from the Transatlantic Relations Series. An encyclopedia of England's relationships (political, spiritually, economically, and militarily) with the Western Hemisphere. Fr... View more info

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British Broadside Ballad and Its Music. US in dj.

By: SIMPSON, Claude M.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1966,:

Seller ID: 71268


SIMPSON, Claude M. British Broadside Ballad and Its Music . New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, (1966). Pp. (2),[i]-xxxiii,(1),1-922,(2). 8vo, red and patterned black cloth with gilt lettered black title block to spine, top edge dyed black. "A monumental work of twentieth-century scholarship, this book relates a large number of British broadside ballads to the tunes for which they were designed. The broadside ballad was essentially an urban form. London was its headquarters, and its most influential period extended from the middle of the sixteenth to the beginning of the eighteent... View more info

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British Museum Manuscript Egerton 3307. in dj.

By: McPEEK, Gwynn S., ed LINKER, Robert White, ed.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oxford, 1963,:

Seller ID: 36250


McPEEK, Gwynn S., ed. The British Museum Manuscript Egerton 3307. The music, except for the carols, edited and transcribed, and with a general commentary by Gwynn S. McPeek. Texts edited and transcribed by Robert White Linker. L: Oxford University Press, 1963. Pp 108. 4to, blue cloth. Owner's signature, some pencilling, else vg in rubbed, slightly nicked dj. 60.00 View more info

Buccaneer, and Other Poems. wrappers.

By: MALCOLM, John

Price: $280.00

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd, Tweeddale-Court; and G. & W.B. Whittaker, London, Edinburgh, 1824,:

Seller ID: 10120


MALCOLM, John (late of the 42d Regiment). The Buccaneer, and Other Poems. Edinburgh : Oliver & Boyd, Tweeddale-Court; and G. & W.B. Whittaker, London,1824. First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-vi,[1]-202. Small 8vo, blank brown wrapp ers with printed label to spine. Not in the Dictionary of National Biography. A collection of poem by the early-nineteenth century minor Scottish poet, which largely deals with his time spent as a member of the 42nd Royal Highland Regiment (commonly known as The Black Watch), fighting during the Napoleonic Wars. During the wars with Napoleon (during the years of Malcolm's... View more info

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Buddy MacMaster : The Judique Fiddler. First Edition

By: MacINNES, Sheldon MacMASTER, Buddy)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, 2007, ISBN:9781895900903:

Seller ID: 79250


MacINNES, Sheldon. Buddy MacMaster : The Judique Fiddler. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, (2007). First Edition. Pp (6),7-190,(2). With 38 b&w photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated brown card covers. Hugh Alan "Buddy" MacMaster, CM ONS (b. October 18, 1924, Timmins, Ontario, Canada - d. August 20, 2014, Judique, Nova Scotia). “Buddy MacMaster, the renowned Cape Breton fiddler, grew up in Judique, Inverness County. He was influenced by some of the giants in the music at that time like Bill Lamey, "Little" Jack MacDonald, Angus Chisholm and Mary MacDonald... View more info

Burning Fiery Furnace : Second Parable for Church Performance. Set to Music by Benjamin Britten, Op.77.

By: PLOMER, William BRITTEN, Benjamin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Faber Music Ltd., London, 1966,:

Seller ID: 5776


PLOMER, William. The Burning Fiery Furnace : Second Parable for Church Performance. Set to Music by Benjamin Britten, Op.77. London : Faber Music Ltd., (1966). First Edition. Pp. 38. 8vo, light green printed cardcovers, red and black titles to front, french flaps. Slight smudging to spine, else verygood. 20.00 View more info

Burning Patience : Poems. First Edition

By: DI CICCO, Pier Giorgio

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Borealis Press, Ottawa, 1978, ISBN:0919594964:

Seller ID: 100958


DI CICCO, Pier Giorgio. A Burning Patience : Poems by Pier Giorgio di Cicco. Ottawa: Borealis Press, 1978. First Printing. Pp. (12),13-82. 8vo, illustrated red and grey card covers with white titles to front and spine. An early collection of poems by the Italian-born Canadian poet Di Cicco's (b. July 5, 1949). Di Cicco was the second Poet Laureate of Toronto. Includes the following poems: Part I: Love on Credit: "Late Spring", "Grazie", "Passato:Love", "The Negative Heaven", "Time, and Again", "It Takes Next to Nothing ", "Arranging the Dance... View more info

Caledonia Male Chorus. 10th season

By: New Glasgow)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1920,:

Seller ID: 19786


(New Glasgow). Caledonia Male Chorus, Tenth Season, First Concert, Academy of Music, Friday Evening, January 16th, 1920. Mason B. McKay, Director. N.pl.: n.p., (1920). Pp (16). Tall 8vo, card covers. Programme and words to selected songs. Many local advertisements. Vg. 25.00 View more info