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Evacuation: why and How? Public Information Leaflet No. 3
1 Evacuation: why and How? Public Information Leaflet No. 3
Lord Privy Seal's Office 1939 Paperback 
Pages browned and a little dust stained else very good. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
 
 
Some Things You Should Know if War Should Come: Public Information Leaflet No I
2 Some Things You Should Know if War Should Come: Public Information Leaflet No I
Lord Privy Seal's Office 1939 Paperback 
Pages browned and a little dust stained else very good. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
 
 
Low Down. Junk, Jazz, and Other Fairy Tales from Childhood, Albany, A. J.
3 Albany, A. J. Low Down. Junk, Jazz, and Other Fairy Tales from Childhood
Bloomsbury Publishing 2003 1582343330 / 9781582343334 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
166pp, illustrations. Amy Jo Albany’s recollections of early life with her father, the great jazz pianist Joe Albany, from his drug abuse between high-profile gigs to the shadowy world of late 60s and 70s Hollywood and the outcasts, misfits and artists of the jazz world whom she came to love. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Combo: USA: Eight Lives in Jazz, Blesh, Rudi
4 Blesh, Rudi Combo: USA: Eight Lives in Jazz
Chilton Book Company 1971 0801952506 / 9780801952500 First Edition Hardcover 
240pp, 8 plates, discography. Ex library, remains of book plate, usual stamps in slightly chipped dust jacket. Louis Armstrong (Satchmo) , Sidney Bechet, Jack Teagarden, Lester Young, Eubie Blake, Gene Krupa, Charlie Christian & Billie Holiday, eight great names from the world of jazz. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Who Married Figaro? A Book of Opera Figures., Bourne, Joyce
5 Bourne, Joyce Who Married Figaro? A Book of Opera Figures.
Oxford University Press 2008 0199548196 / 9780199548194 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
354pp. Alphabetical entries profile more than 2,500 characters, alongside synopses of more than 200 operas, with many entries written by such celebrated figures from the world of opera as Placido Domingo, Bryn Terfel, Robert Tear and Dame Janet Baker. Thoroughly updated, the book includes an appendix of operas premiered since the first edition appeared in 1998. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
 
 
Letters from a Life: Selected Letters and Diaries of Benjamin Britten Volume Two 1939-45, Britten, Benjamin - edited by Donald Mitchell & Philip Reed
6 Britten, Benjamin - edited by Donald Mitchell & Philip Reed Letters from a Life: Selected Letters and Diaries of Benjamin Britten Volume Two 1939-45
Faber & Faber 1998 0571194001 / 9780571194001 Paperback New 
848pp, plates. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. The letters in this second volume are among the most fascinating of the correspondence, and - supplemented by the editors' detailed commentary and by exhaustive contemporary documentation - offer a unique insight into American history, politics and culture during the Second World War. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Barton Remembered 1939 - 1945. Part Three. Those Who Came Back., Bryant, Geoffrey F.
7 Bryant, Geoffrey F. Barton Remembered 1939 - 1945. Part Three. Those Who Came Back.
Barton-on-humber Workers Educational Association 2000 0900959150 / 9780900959158 Paperback Very Good 
vi, 144pp, illustrations. Slight crease on bottom corner of cover. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
J Craig Annan: Selected Texts and Bibliography, Buchanan, William
8 Buchanan, William J Craig Annan: Selected Texts and Bibliography
Oxford Clio 1994 1851092072 / 9781851092079 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
192pp, illustrations. The work of J Craig Annan (1864-1946) all but disappeared after his death. The author presents an essay on Annan, the 'international pictorialist', and a collection of documents including several reviews of exhibitions in Annan's home city of Glasgow and two letters from Annan to Stieglitz. New copy; The World Photographers Reference Series 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Moreschi and the Voice of the Castrato, Clapton, Nicholas
9 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
 
 
Buck Clayton's Jazz World, Clayton, Buck. with Elliott, Nancy Miller
10 Clayton, Buck. with Elliott, Nancy Miller Buck Clayton's Jazz World
MacMillan 1986 033341733X / 9780333417331 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
255pp, plates. Discography compiled by Bob Weir. In clear removable protective cover. ; Macmillan Popular Music Series 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
St. George's Crypt. Entertaining Angels., Clayton, Ian
11 Clayton, Ian St. George's Crypt. Entertaining Angels.
Leeds St. George's Crypt 0953446417 / 9780953446414 Paperback Near Fine 
128pp, many photographs by John Angerson. St George's Crypt in Leeds is a world famous charity organisation. For more than 70 years it has been helping the homeless, vulnerable and those down on their luck. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Duke Ellington: the Life and Times of the Restless Genius of Jazz, Collier, James Lincoln
12 Collier, James Lincoln Duke Ellington: the Life and Times of the Restless Genius of Jazz
Pan Books 1989 0330306170 / 9780330306171 Paperback Very Good 
viii, 340pp, 16 plates. An examination of the Ellington legend set amid the shifting world of black America which provided the background to his success. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Wilson Line, Credland, Arthur G.
13 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
 
 
The World of Duke Ellington, Dance, Stanley
14 Dance, Stanley The World of Duke Ellington
MacMillan 1971 0333130197 / 9780333130193 Hardcover 
xvi, 301pp, photographs, chronology, discography. Slight chipping and two small tears to back of dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
The World of Earl Hines, Dance, Stanley
15 Dance, Stanley The World of Earl Hines
Da Capo Press 1983 0306801825 / 9780306801822 Paperback Very Good- 
ix, 324pp, illustrations, chronology, discography. Slight edge wear. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Merchant Ships of the World in Colour. 1910-1929, Dunn, Laurence
16 Dunn, Laurence Merchant Ships of the World in Colour. 1910-1929
Blandford Press 1975 0713705698 / 9780713705690 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
215pp, 96 colour plates, line drawings. Previous owner's signature on front paste-down, dust jacket price clipped. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The World of Twentieth Century Music, Ewen, David
17 Ewen, David The World of Twentieth Century Music
Hale Publishing 1991 0709043988 / 9780709043980 Second Revised Edition Paperback Fine 
990pp. New edition of this standard work fully revised by Stephen J. Pettitt. Entries on each composer give a brief biography and list works in order of composition with programmatic and analytical notes. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Military Music, Farmer, Henry George:
18 Farmer, Henry George: Military Music
N.D. Hardcover Very Good 
72pp, 4 colour plates, b/w illustrations. No dust jacket. ; The World of Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Lancashire Airfields in the Second World War, Ferguson, Aldon P.
19 Ferguson, Aldon P. Lancashire Airfields in the Second World War
Newbury, Berkshire. Countryside Books 2004 185306873X / 9781853068737 Paperback Near Fine 
287pp, illustrations. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
World Musics in Context  A Comprehensive Survey of the World's Major Musical Cultures, Fletcher, Peter
20 Fletcher, Peter World Musics in Context A Comprehensive Survey of the World's Major Musical Cultures
Oxford University Press 2001 0198166362 / 9780198166368 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
734pp, plates, maps, music examples. A heavy book. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
 
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