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Talent, Wonder and Delight: A Scrapbook of Victorian Entertainment, Adams, Anthony, and Robert Leach
1 Adams, Anthony, and Robert Leach Talent, Wonder and Delight: A Scrapbook of Victorian Entertainment
Blackie & Son 1976 0216900522 / 9780216900523 Paperback Very Good 
88pp, illustrations. Describes the range of the Victorians' leisure-time activities 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Pursuit of High Culture. John Ella and Chamber Music in Victorian London, Bashford, Christina
2 Bashford, Christina The Pursuit of High Culture. John Ella and Chamber Music in Victorian London
Woodbridge, Suffolk Boydell Press 2007 1843832984 / 9781843832980 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
410pp, illustrations. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. This investigation of the consumption of high musical culture among leisured society in Victorian London focuses on the activities of the concert manager John Ella and his Musical Union (1845-81) , an eminent, long-lived institution for chamber music, much feted across Europe in its day. A biography of Ella is combined with a social- economic history of the Musical Union, its players, repertoire and audiences, set against the gradually shifting contexts for London concerts, chamber music and cultural life. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
 
 
Charles Hallé - A Musical Life, Beale, Robert
3 Beale, Robert Charles Hallé - A Musical Life
Ashgate Publishing 2007 0754661377 / 9780754661375 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
300pp, 6 b&w illustrations. ; Music in Nineteenth Century Britain 
Price: 55.00 GBP
 
 
The Wilson Line, Credland, Arthur G.
4 Credland, Arthur G. The Wilson Line
Stroud, Gloucestershire Tempus 2000 0752417282 / 9780752417288 Paperback New 
128pp, many illustrations. Founded in the early years of the nineteenth century, the Wilson Line became the largest privately owned steamship fleet in the world. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Liners. the Golden Age. the Hulton Getty Picture Collection, Fox, Robert
5 Fox, Robert Liners. the Golden Age. the Hulton Getty Picture Collection
Konemann 1999 3829028628 / 9783829028622 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
351pp, 350+ photographs. A photographic study of the ocean liner from the end of the Nineteenth Century to the launch of the QEII and beyond. Previous owner's signature on front paste-down. A very heavy book, 2.5kg, extra postage will be required. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 105, 1978/1979, Greer, David
6 Greer, David Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 105, 1978/1979
Paperback Very Good 
171pp, music examples. Contents includes: Frescobaldi's Early Inganni and Their Background; Barraque and the Serial Idea; Beethoven's Sketches and the Thematic Process; Bowed Continuo Instruments in French Baroque Chamber Music; Jacopo Peri (1561-1633) : Aspects of his Life and Works; The Achievement of Ragtime: an Introductory Study with some Implications for British Research in Popular Music; The Dublin Musical Scene 1749-50 and its Background; The Role of Music in Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Century Aesthetics; Proportion in the Music of Dunstable; Rhythm in Tippett's Early Music. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Nineteenth-Century British Music Studies. Volume 3, Horton, Peter & Bennett Zon
7 Horton, Peter & Bennett Zon Nineteenth-Century British Music Studies. Volume 3
Ashgate Publishing Limited 2003 0754636143 / 9780754636144 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
334pp, 16 b&w illustrations and 35 music examples. ; Music in Nineteenth Century Britain 
Price: 60.00 GBP
 
 
Songs by Thirty Americans: for High Voice, Hughes, Rupert
8 Hughes, Rupert Songs by Thirty Americans: for High Voice
New York Da Capo 1977 0306708248 / 9780306708244 Hardcover New 
137pp, biographical sketches of the composers. Anthology of Nineteenth Century American Song. An unabridged republication of the first edition published in Boston in 1904. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Songs by Thirty Americans: for High Voice, Hughes, Rupert
9 Hughes, Rupert Songs by Thirty Americans: for High Voice
Boston Oliver Ditson Company 1904 Hardcover Good 
137pp, biographical sketches of the composers. Ex library front endpaper removed, plate on paste-down. Edges worn, corners bumped. Anthology of Nineteenth Century American Song. ; The Musicians Library 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Early Horn - A Practical Guide, Humphries, John
10 Humphries, John The Early Horn - A Practical Guide
Cambridge University Press 2000 0521635594 / 9780521635592 First Edition Paperback New 
138pp, music examples, diagrams. The instrument's development during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries as well as a practical guide to playing techniques and principles of interpretation. A new copy. ; Cambridge Handbooks to the Historical Performance of Music 
Price: 17.00 GBP
 
 
Ancients and Moderns. William Crotch and the Development of Classical Music, Irving, Howard
11 Irving, Howard Ancients and Moderns. William Crotch and the Development of Classical Music
Aldershot Ashgate 1999 1840146044 / 9781840146042 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
294pp. The Surrey Institute lectures, given in 1818 by William Crotch (1775-1847) Professor of Music at Oxford University. ; Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain 
Price: 20.00 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
12 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
 
 
Vincent Novello 1781-1861. Music for the Masses, Palmer, Fiona M. &  Professor Bennett Zon
13 Palmer, Fiona M. & Professor Bennett Zon Vincent Novello 1781-1861. Music for the Masses
Ashgate Publishing Limited 2006 0754634957 / 9780754634959 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
274pp, 10 b&w illustrations and 20 music examples. ; Music in Nineteenth Century Britain 
Price: 50.00 GBP
 
 
Music and Musicians in Nineteenth Century Italy, Rosselli, John
14 Rosselli, John Music and Musicians in Nineteenth Century Italy
Batsford 1991 0713461535 / 9780713461534 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
160pp, 16 plates. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
The Singing Bourgeois. Songs of the Victorian Drawing Room and Parlour, Scott, Derek B.
15 Scott, Derek B. The Singing Bourgeois. Songs of the Victorian Drawing Room and Parlour
Ashgate Publishing Limited 2001 0754602591 / 9780754602590 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
288pp, text illustrations, music examples, song index. ; Music in Nineteenth Century Britain 
Price: 50.00 GBP
 
 
Listening to Reason. Culture, Subjectivity, and Nineteenth Century Music, Steinberg, Michael P.
16 Steinberg, Michael P. Listening to Reason. Culture, Subjectivity, and Nineteenth Century Music
Princeton University Press 2004 0691116857 / 9780691116853 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
244pp, 8 halftones. Discussing composers from Mozart to Mahler, Steinberg reveals the pivotal role of musical works and musical culture in the debates that forged European modernity during the 19th century. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Choral Music in the Nineteenth Century, Strimple, Nick
17 Strimple, Nick Choral Music in the Nineteenth Century
Amadeus Press 2008 1574671545 / 9781574671544 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
283pp, illustrations, music examples. Beginning in 1796 with the composition and performance of Haydn's Mass in B-flat major ('Heiligmesse') , this study covers an extraordinary range of sacred and secular music for vocal ensembles, including works rooted in various ethnicities and nationalities. Strimple examines the choral repertoire by region, with chapters on Austria and Germany; France, Switzerland and the Low Countries; the British Isles; central Europe; Russia, Scandinavia and the Baltics; Spain, Portugal and Italy; and the Americas. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Music & Letters. a Quarterly Publication. Volume 50, Westrup, Jack
18 Westrup, Jack Music & Letters. a Quarterly Publication. Volume 50
Oxford University Press 1969 Paperback Very Good 
Number 3, July. Pp327-438, plate, music examples. Contents includes; Music I the English Court in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries; The Southwell Minster Tenor Part-Book in the library of St. Michael's College, Tenbury (MS 1382) ; Alban Berg in his Letters to his Wife; Some Notes on the Early Fifteenth-Century Contratenor; Berlioz and the Slur; Organists at the Church of SS. Giovanni e Paolo. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Valleys of Song. Music and Society in Wales 1840-1914, Williams, Gareth
19 Williams, Gareth Valleys of Song. Music and Society in Wales 1840-1914
Cardiff University of Wales Press 2003 0708314805 / 9780708314807 Paperback New 
xi,237pp, 16 illustrations. From the mid-nineteenth century to the First World War, the valleys of south Wales were the centre of a vibrant musical culture which embraced not just choirs but orchestras, bands and opera. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Nineteenth Century British Music Studies Volume 1, Zon, Bennett
20 Zon, Bennett Nineteenth Century British Music Studies Volume 1
Aldershot Ashgate 1999 1840142596 / 9781840142594 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
xix, 324pp, illustrations, music examples. Essays from the inaugural biennial conference of Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain, which was held at the University of Hull in July 1997. ; Music in Nineteenth Century Britain 
Price: 50.00 GBP
 


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