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The story of Australian folksong

By: Anderson, Hugh

Price: £7.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Oak Publications: 1970

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 54329


Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine creased, card covers rubbed at corners at edges, page edges foxed, no inscriptions. x + 262 pages, illustrations in the text, bibliography View more info

A neglected musical instrument: an article from Folklife (UK) Vol 29 (1990-91), with, Hugh Anderson: a checklist of publications 1954 - 2006 (2 items)

By: Anderson, Hugh

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folk Life Magazine: 1990

Edition: Offprint

Seller ID: 56280


Clean and tightly bound offprint from the magazine, stapled/taped spine, plain paper cover, gift inscription by the author on front cover and comment from author at head of article. 12 pages, photos in the text, bibliography. Checklist is a photocopied, A5, folded booklet published by Red Rooster Press in Melbourne, 24 pages, some annotations View more info

Two Axe Mac: the story of Simon McDonald

By: Anderson, Hugh (ed)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Australia, Red Rooster Press: 2011

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 54500


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, signed dedication by the author on the title page otherwise no inscriptions, spine uncreased, CD in wallet at front looks to be unplayed, appears little used. xvi + 160 pages, illustrations in the text, notes on sources View more info

A Rebecca in Tasmania: the lamentations of David Davies, Welsh convict 'in the Land of the Black Negro'

By: Anderson, Hugh (ed)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Australia, Red Rooster Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55564


Clean, large format, spiral bound paperback original, pictorial covers, gift inscription by the author on the half title page, appears little used. 44 pages, illustrations and maps in the text, appendices View more info

Movimento operaio e socialista: anno v no. 1 (Aprile 1982), with, anno vi no. 2 (Agosto 1983)

By: Andreucci, Franco et al (eds)

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Centro Ligure di Storia Sociale: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55515


Teste in Italiano. 2 clean and tightly bound paperback originals, no inscriptions. v 1: spine creased at bottom edge, card covers rubbed at edges. 144 pages, illustrations in the text. vi 2: 180 pages View more info

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Programme for the National Festival of English Folk Dance and Song

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: EFDSS: 1932

Seller ID: 12376


Pamphlet in card covers, stapled spine, no inscriptions, clean and little used. 10 pages, printed card covers. Fascinating piece of English folk memorabilia - 'the majority of the English dances have been collected direct from peasantry.....! '. View more info

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Programme for 'Folk Dances' in Hyde Park: June 17th, 1922

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: League of Arts: 1922

Seller ID: 12377


4 page (single sheet) programme, no inscriptions, clean and little used. Fascinating piece of English folk memorabilia. 'This country dance party has been organised by the English Folk Dance Society' - Cecil Sharp was still the director at the time. View more info

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A collection of seventy-nine black-letter ballads and broadsides. Printed in the reign of Queen Elizabeth between the years 1559 and 1597

By: Anon

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Joseph Lilly: 1867

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 48902


Clean hardback tightly bound in purple cloth with gilt titles, cloth is somewhat discoloured and unevely faded, spine has been professionally rebacked retaining the original endpapers, no inscriptions. xxxvi + 320 pages, publisher's preface, introduction & notes [by 'two gentlemen profoundly versed in early English literature'] View more info

The Anti-Nuclear songbook

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Peace News: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55574


Clean, small format, tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, pictorial covers rubbed at edges, no inscriptions, appears little used. 48 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

Songs of the workers to fan the flames of discontent

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Industrial Workers of the World: 1974

Edition: Reprint; Second Printing

Seller ID: 55575


Clean, small format, tightly bound paperback, stapled spine, pictorial covers, gift inscription on title page, appears little used. 64 pages View more info

The globe song folio tonic solfa

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Bayley & Ferguson: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55553


Clean hardback tightly quarter bound in worn maroon cloth, boards rubbed & worn at edges, name & date on front pastedown. 160 pages View more info

The book of brave old ballads

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock and Tyler: 1870

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 56305


Reading copy, a very poor hardback, cloth spine detached from very worn boards, front endpapers and frontispiece missing, gift inscriptions on title page verso plus other names on endpapers and writing/sums/marks internally, some pages and plates detached. 230 pages + 16 pages of adverts, 11 colour illustrations on plates (5 missing). Undated but British Library gives 1870 View more info

Topic records catalogues for 1978 & 1996, with, Full catalogue of Saydisc & Amon Ra albums on compact disc and cassette 2000

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Topic Records: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 57500


3 clean and tightly bound paperback originals, stapled spines, glossy pictorial covers, no inscriptions, appear little used. Topic 1978 80 pages; Topic 1996 16 pages; Saydisc: 30 pages. All have illustrations in the text. Saydisc includes a sampler CD View more info

Simply the most: the 30th Anniversary Festival Fylde 2002

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Fylde Festival Committee: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 57505


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, glossy pictorial covers, no inscriptions, appears little used. 80 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

Four folk festival programmes: National Folk Music Festival 1987; Edinburgh 1987; Fylde 2000; Whitby 2001

By: Anon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: English Folk Dance & Song Society: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 57640


Four clean and tightly bound paperback originals, stapled spines, no inscriptions, all appear little used. Various paginations, all are illustrated View more info

Root and branch 1: a new world, with, root and branch 2: everybody swing the 50s 1947 - 63

By: Anon

Price: £8.00

Publisher: English Folk Dance and Song Society: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 59883


2 card folders each containing a CD, booklet and various facsimile items from EFDSS archives .Both CDs appear unplayed View more info

London vocalist: an extensive and superior collection of songs of merit, as they are sung at the London Theatres..... with numerous originals.....embellished with splendid comic illustrations, etc. Photocopy

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: T. Duncombe: 2000

Edition: Photocopy

Seller ID: 59890


Very clean, spiral bound, A4 format paperback, clear plastic covers, copied single sided, no inscriptions. Songs up to page 151 but index gives page nos up to 181, 23 pages of indexes. Appears to be volume 1 only View more info

Old songs sung in Bedfordshire: photocopy

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bedford, The Beds. Times Publishing Co. Ltd: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 59892


13 A5 single sided, photocopied sheets of a 23 page book. Lyrics only. Undated but songs were originally collected in 1904 and published in the Beds Times brfore bring reprinted in the book so assume 1920 View more info

National Agricultural Labourers' and Rural Workers' Union song book, with, Songs etc.: songs for singing at Agricultural Labourers' meetings, with Farm Labourers' Union melodies: photocopies

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: National Agricultural Labourers' and Rural Workers' Union: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 59893


Union song book: 12 A5 single sided, photocopied sheets of a 22 page book. Songs etc.: 13 A5 single sided, photocopied sheets of a 24 page book. 15 A5 single sided, photocopied sheets of a 31 page book. All lyrics only and all undated View more info

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Francis & Day's community song album for all occasions: numbers 2, 3, 4 and 6 [4 books]

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter: 1935

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 60633


Four paperbacks with stapled spines. Each contain words and music to 30 or 32 songs and are in good condition, a few inconsequential ownership marks but no serious defects. All are undated, but are probably post war - no 6 is priced 30p so quite recent. All have ukulele arrangements, should you be that way inclined. Contain many old favourites - lists of contents on request. View more info