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Théatre National De L'Opera
1 Théatre National De L'Opera
1911 Hardcover Very Good 
A bound collection of four opera programmes. Rigoletto & Coppelia, 3rd February, 1911; Samson et Dalila & Espana, 31st May, 1911; Romeo et Juliette, 14th June, 1911; Faust,18th March, 1911. Many illustrations, portraits of singers. Slight foxing on endpapers. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
 
Bessie - Empress of the Blues, Albertson, Chris
2 Albertson, Chris Bessie - Empress of the Blues
Abacus 1975 0349100543 / 9780349100548 Paperback Very Good 
224pp, 16 plates, selected discography. Biography of Bessie Smith, greatest of all blues singers. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Dictionary of Opera and Operetta, Anderson, James
3 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
 
 
Full Circle. An Autobiographical Journal, Baker, Janet
4 Baker, Janet Full Circle. An Autobiographical Journal
Julia Macrae 1982 0862031079 / 9780862031077 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
270pp, plates. Inscription on title page, To Dorothy with greetings and good wishes, Janet Baker. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Moreschi and the Voice of the Castrato, Clapton, Nicholas
5 Clapton, Nicholas Moreschi and the Voice of the Castrato
Haus Publishing 2008 1905791429 / 9781905791422 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
354pp, illustrations. Alessandro Moreschi (1858-1922) was known during his life as the 'Angel of Rome' and is remembered as the only castrato singer of whom recordings survive. Historically he was the last representative of the centuries-old tradition of castrating boy singers in order to preserve the pitch of their voices to adulthood - an act of cruelty that produced come of the greatest singers the world had ever known. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
My First Forty Years, Domingo, Placido
6 Domingo, Placido My First Forty Years
Macmillan 1984 0333370546 / 9780333370544 Paperback Near Fine 
217pp, 42 plates, performance list, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Legendary Voices, Douglas, Nigel
7 Douglas, Nigel Legendary Voices
Andre Deutsch 1997 0233988475 / 9780233988474 2nd paperback edition Paperback Very Good+ 
xii, 305pp, plates. Previous owner's name on half title page. An account of the lives and careers of some of the 20th century's greatest singers, includes Jussi Björling, Caruso, de Lucca, Flagstad, Gobi, Alexander Kipis, Lehmann, Alfred Piccaver, Pinza, Ponselle, Tito Schipa, Tetrazzini, Eva Turner, Fritz Wunderlich. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
More Legendary Voices, Douglas, Nigel
8 Douglas, Nigel More Legendary Voices
Andre Deutsch 1994 0233988890 / 9780233988894 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
xii, 327pp, plates. An account of the lives and careers of fourteen of the 20th century's greatest singers, includes Callas, Chaliapin, Ferrier, Gigli, Jeritza, McCormack, Melchior, Muzio, Ruffo, Schumann, Supervia, & Tauber. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Researching the Song, Emmons, Shirlee & Lewis, Wilbur Watkin
9 Emmons, Shirlee & Lewis, Wilbur Watkin Researching the Song
Oxford University Press 2008 0195373103 / 9780195373103 Paperback New 
528pp. Intended to help singers understand lyrics, this lexicon is devoted to the poets who wrote the texts and the literary, mythological and historical allusions contained in Western classical art song. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Sir Geraint Evans: a Knight At the Opera, Evans, Sir Geraint (with Goodwin, Noel)
10 Evans, Sir Geraint (with Goodwin, Noel) Sir Geraint Evans: a Knight At the Opera
Michael Joseph 1984 0718123220 / 9780718123222 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xi, 276pp, 24 plates, chronology of roles, debut performances, discography. A portrait of one of the most distinguished & popular British opera singers. Price-clipped dust jacket. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Lenya the Legend - a Pictorial Autobiography, Farneth, David
11 Farneth, David Lenya the Legend - a Pictorial Autobiography
New York Overlook Press 0879518251 / 9780879518257 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
254pp, 300+ photos. Reminiscences from her interviews, private conversations, letters, and other writings. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Letters and Diaries of Kathleen Ferrier, Fifield, Christopher
12 Fifield, Christopher Letters and Diaries of Kathleen Ferrier
Boydell Press 2003 1843830124 / 9781843830122 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
333pp, 8 plates. Inscription by the author. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 16.00 GBP
 
 
Letters and Diaries of Kathleen Ferrier, Fifield, Christopher
13 Fifield, Christopher Letters and Diaries of Kathleen Ferrier
Boydell Press 2003 1843830124 / 9781843830122 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
333pp, 8 plates. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Lesley Garrett. Notes from a Small Soprano, Garrett, Lesley
14 Garrett, Lesley Lesley Garrett. Notes from a Small Soprano
Hodder & Stoughton 2000 0340739010 / 9780340739013 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
294pp, 32 plates, colour & b/w. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
15 Gerhardt, Elena Recital
Methuen 1953 First Edition Hardcover; Red Cloth Very Good- with no dust jacket 
183pp, frontis, plates, discography. Preface by Dame Myra Hess. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
My Life, Gobbi, Tito
16 Gobbi, Tito My Life
Macdonald & Jane's 1979 0354043684 / 9780354043687 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
217pp, 28 plates, illustrations on endpapers, discography. Born in 1913, he was the leading baritone of his era. Signed by Tito Gobbi on the title page. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
My Life, Gobbi, Tito
17 Gobbi, Tito My Life
Macdonald & Jane's 1979 0354043684 / 9780354043687 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
217pp, 28 plates, illustrations on endpapers, discography. Born in 1913, he was the leading baritone of his era. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Tito Gobbi on His World of Italian Opera, Gobbi, Tito
18 Gobbi, Tito Tito Gobbi on His World of Italian Opera
Hamish Hamilton 1984 0241112575 / 9780241112571 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
265pp, 24 plates. Analysis of 16 operas by Mozart, Rossini, Verdi, Puccini. Dust jacket price clipped. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Chaliapin, Gorky, Maxim
19 Gorky, Maxim Chaliapin
Macdonald 1968 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
320pp, 32 plates, repertoire lists. Slightly chipped dust jacket in removable protective cover. The life of Feodor Chaliapin, the great Russian bass, told by his friend novelist & dramatist Maxim Gorky. With supplementary correspondence and notes, translated from the Russian, compiled and edted by Nina Froud & James Hanley 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Such Sweet Thunder. Benny Green on Jazz., Green, Benny (Ed Green, Dominic)
20 Green, Benny (Ed Green, Dominic) Such Sweet Thunder. Benny Green on Jazz.
Scribner 2001 0743208358 / 9780743208352 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
ix, 514pp, A collection of reviews, sleevenotes, obituaries and previously unpublished works written by the late Benny Green. There are discussions on great songwriters and leading jazz singers, the role of jazz in music, and leading jazz musicians. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
 
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