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Harrap's Illustrated Dictionary of Music & Musicians.
1 Harrap's Illustrated Dictionary of Music & Musicians.
Harrap 1989 0245546936 / 9780245546938 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
469pp, illustrations. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Dictionary of Opera and Operetta, Anderson, James
2 Anderson, James Dictionary of Opera and Operetta
Columbia Marketing, 1994 1859800041 / 9781859800041 Paperback Near Fine 
693pp. Plots and historical details of 900+ operas; biographies of 800+ composers; 200 opera houses & companies worldwide; biographies of 600+ singers; operatic characters & arias. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Soundtracks.  An International Dictionary of Composers of Film, Craggs, Stewart R.
3 Craggs, Stewart R. Soundtracks. An International Dictionary of Composers of Film
Ashgate 1998 1859281893 / 9781859281895 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
360pp. Arranged alphabetically by composer, this volume comprises over 500 entries covering all nationalities. Each entry includes very brief biographical information on the composer, followed by a list of the films (with dates) for which he or she has composed. Details of recordings are also given. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
 
 
The Dictionary of British Musicians, from the Earliest Times to the Present;, Crowest, Frederick James
4 Crowest, Frederick James The Dictionary of British Musicians, from the Earliest Times to the Present;
Jarrold and Sons 1895 Paper Covered Boards Very Good 
116pp. Boards a little dust stained. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
 
 
Who's Who in Wagner's Life & Work, Hodson, Phillip
5 Hodson, Phillip Who's Who in Wagner's Life & Work
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1984 0297781103 / 9780297781103 Hardcover; Blue Cloth, Gilt Titles 
xviii, 182pp. Ex library front free endpaper removed else very good in near fine dust jacket. Wagner dictionary with the emphasis on interpretation of his work as well as information. All his operas are listed, characters, the main symbolic themes and ideas, together with a full biographical survey of the people important in Wagner's life. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Pergamon Dictionary of Musicians and Music.  Part II: Music, Illing, Robert
6 Illing, Robert Pergamon Dictionary of Musicians and Music. Part II: Music
Pergamon Press 1964 Hardcover Near Fine 
xi, 260pp, music examples, tables, diagrams. ; Commonwealth and International Library of Science, Technology, Engineering and Liberal Studies 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Kennedy, Michael
7 Kennedy, Michael The Oxford Dictionary of Music
Oxford University Press 1994 0198691629 / 9780198691624 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
985pp. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Musical Lives, Kenyon Nicholas
8 Kenyon Nicholas Musical Lives
Oxford University Press 2002 0198605285 / 9780198605287 Paperback New 
313pp. Contains miniature biographies taken from the archives of the Dictionary of National Biography. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
 
 
A Dictionary of Pianists, Lyle, Wilson
9 Lyle, Wilson A Dictionary of Pianists
Robert Hale 1985 0709017499 / 9780709017493 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
343pp, frontis, 16 plates. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
British Violin-Makers, Classical and Modern.  Being a Biographical and Critical Dictionary of British Makers of the Violin from the Foundation of the Classic School to the End of the Nineteenth Century., Morris, William Meredith
10 Morris, William Meredith British Violin-Makers, Classical and Modern. Being a Biographical and Critical Dictionary of British Makers of the Violin from the Foundation of the Classic School to the End of the Nineteenth Century.
1904 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
xii, 248pp, frontis portrait with tissue guard, plates, illustrations. Front endpaper browned, a little rubbing to edges of boards 
Price: 60.00 GBP
 
 
11 Pulver, Jeffrey A Dictionary of Old English Music & Musical Instruments
Kegan Paul 1923 Hardcover Good 
247pp, frontis, 7 plates. Ex lib usual stamps, no dust jacket, good clean copy. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Classical Musicians, Slonimsky, Nicolas; Kuhn, Laura
12 Slonimsky, Nicolas; Kuhn, Laura Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Classical Musicians
New York Schirmer 1997 0028712714 / 9780028712710 Hardcover; Blue Cloth, Gilt Titles New with no dust jacket 
1595pp. Limited to contemporary classical musicians, there are 500 new entries and existing entries have been revised, updated, and expanded. Very heavy, extra postage will be necessary. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
 
 
Dictionary of Musical Terms, Stainer & Barrett:
13 Stainer & Barrett: Dictionary of Musical Terms
Novello 1889 0403016908 / 9780403016907 Hardcover Good 
456pp, many diagrams, music examples, comprehensive on foreign terms. wear to top & base of spine, Previous owners name, 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Two Centuries of Music in Hull, Staveley, Norman
14 Staveley, Norman Two Centuries of Music in Hull
Cherry Burton, East Yorkshire Hutton Press 1999 1902709055 / 9781902709055 Paperback Fine 
245pp, illustrations. A general survey of music in the city with a biographical dictionary of 950+ Hull-born, Hull-resident or visiting musicians & short histories of musical organisations active in Hull now & in the past. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Early Music Vol 3 No 3 July 1975, Thomson, J.M.
15 Thomson, J.M. Early Music Vol 3 No 3 July 1975
Oxford University Press Paperback Very Good 
Many illustrations, music examples. Contents include: Secular musical practice in sacred art; Performance practices in the frottola; Arnold Dolmetsch; Bend the finger at all three joints: A first-hand records of Landowska's teaching methods; The ‘Authentic’ sound of early music; First steps towards playing the cornett—2; Woods used for woodwind since the 16th century 2: A descriptive dictionary of the principal woods mentioned; Performing early music on record–1: A retrospective and prospective survey of the music of the Italian trecento. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Stravinsky, Walsh, Stephen
16 Walsh, Stephen Stravinsky
Grove/Macmillan 2002 0333804090 / 9780333804094 Paperback New 
85pp, 8 plates, list of works. Derived and adapted from the second edition of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. New copy ; The New Grove Composers Series 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 


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