Books

Books

All books are hardback, with dustjacket, unless stated

DescriptionPrice
Adventures in Symphonic Music". by Edward Downes. First edition pub. Frederick Muller. 1954. No dustjacket£2
Beethoven Piano Sonatas by Denis Matthews. BBC Music Guide Paperback£2
John Christie of Glyndebourne". A biography by Wilfrid Blunt. 1968£2
The Life and Times of Patsy Cline". by Margaret Jones. Pub. Harper Collins New York. 335 pages£3
The Decca Book of Opera". Pub. T Werner Laurie 1956 (first edition). 556 pages. Includes short biographies/photographs of many 1950s-1960s artists. No dustjacket£3
The Interpretation of Music". by Thurston Dart. Pub. by Hutchinson Press. First edition 1954 192 pages£5
Nigel Douglas. "Legendary Voices" (Andre Deutsch Paperback 305 pages 1st edition 1993) and "More Legendary Voices" (Andre Deutsch hardback 327 pages 1st edition 1994). Both copies£10
Duet For Three Hands". by Cyril Smith. Pub. Angus and Robertson 1959£3
The Glenn Gould Society" Bulletin for March 1986. 45 page paperback. Dutch publication£2
The Grampohone Catalogue (paperback) December 1983 "A Voice A Life". TheAutobiography of Joan Hammond. pub 1970 by Victor Gollancz. 264 pages£4
A History of Song". 1960. Edited by Denis Stevens£4
Leos Janaceck" by Ian Horsburgh. pub 1982 by David & Charles£3
The Jazz Word" by Dom Cerulli/Burt Korall/Mort Nasatir. Jazz Book Club 1963. 192 pages. No dustjacket£3
The Story of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band" by H O Brunn. Jazz Book Club1963. 268 pages£4
The Reluctant Art - The Growth of Jazz" by Benny Green. Jazz Book Club 1964. 191 pages. No dustjacket£3
All the above 4 jazz books for£9
Musical Instruments - their History from the Stone Age to the Present Day". by Karl Geiringer. Pub 1949 by George Allen & Unwin. No dustjacket. 340 pages numerous b&w plates. Ex-University of London copy but clean and intact£4
My Young Years". Arthur Rubinstein. Pub. Alfred A. Knopf New York 1973. 478 pages£3
Shostakovich - The Man and His Music". ed. Christopher Norris with essays by Geoffrey Norris etc. pub. not stated. 233 pages. No dustjacket£3
Solti on Solti". A Memoir. 275 pages. Pub. Chatto & Windus 1997£2
Testimony. The Memoirs of Shostakovich". As Related & Edited by Solomon Volkov. Pub. Hamish Hamilton 1979. 238 pages£5
Toscanini". by Howard Taubman. pub. Odhams Press 1951. Dustjacket sellotaped£3
Theme and Variations - An Autobiography by Bruno Walter". In English. Pub. Hamish Hamilton 1947. No dustjacket. 400 pages£4