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1 Allen, Bob edited By The Blackwell Guide to Recorded Country Music
Cmabridge, MA Blackwell Publishers 1994 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo 
411 pp, Guide to selecting the finest recordings in country music. Guide looks at recordings in 10 major ares of music, selecting main library of 100 discs that should form the core of any country collection. In addition over 300 supplementary albums are listed & described. Crossover artists are discussed. 
Price: 15.09 USD
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2 Allstrom, Elizabeth Song's Along the Way
New York, NY Abingdon Press 1961 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11" Woodcuts by Silverman, Mel 
64 pp, yellow brown cloth covered boards w/blu lettering & design, brown-wht-blu-black illustrated endpapers, dj brown-blu-black-wht w/color wraparound illustration. Before there was a bible the ancient people of Israel sang psalms that expressed a love of God and confidence in his care for them. prev owner wrote on the ffep, some wear to the corners of the dj. 
Price: 7.01 USD
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3 Appelt, Kathi Piggies in a Polka
Orlando, FL Harcourt, Inc. 2003 0152164839 / 9780152164836 First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Pham, LeUyen Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
unpaginated, glossy brown boards w/tan-green lettering w/color illustrated wraparound, dj brown w/tan-green lettering w/color illustrated wraparound, Inscribed & SIGNED on the title page by the author. Pigs dance the night away when a polka band plays at the annual hootenanny. 
Price: 15.94 USD
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4 Artemis Sleep, Baby, Sleep : An Old Cradle Song
New York, NY Atheneum House, Inc. 1967 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Oberhänsli, Trudi 
unpaginated, quarterbound w/red-blu-yel-green-brown color illustrated front panel and brown cloth covered spine. A brief three verse song to sing to the baby to put them to sleep. rubbed with some wear on the edges. 
Price: 23.38 USD
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5 Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin Every Child's Folk Songs and Games
Springfield, MA Milton Bradley Company 1917 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall 
89 pp, dark green boards w/pastedown picture on front cover. The book combines folk stories w/folk music for singing. Book has songs for every day, story songs, and motions songs & games. Has three bears, mary, mary quite contrary, old mother goose and other stories set to music. 1" split top of spine, slight wear corners. 
Price: 165.75 USD
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6 Bichel, Earl How Many Strawberries Grow in the Sea? A Songbook of Mother Goose Rhymes
Chicago, IL Follett Publishing Company 1969 0695438522 / 9780695438524 First Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Suyeoka, George 
48 pp, yellow boards & dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels. Collection of twenty-six songs. from: I saw a shipa a-sailing, the owl, pippen hill, little robin redbreast, there was an old woman, a little cock sparrow, the north wind doth blow, what are little girls made of?, what are little boys made of?, Jacky Jingle, the two birds, and more. dj price clipped, prev owner wrote name on ffep, several small tears along top edge of the dj, dj in brodart dj protector. 
Price: 10.20 USD
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7 Brailey, Berton Morgan Sails the Caribbean
New York The Macmillan Company 1934 Hard Cover Very Good+ Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Frontispiece Signed by Author
x, 118 pp, dark blu boards w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the ffep, dj white-gilt-black-red w/wraparound illustrations, top edge stained red. A lustry narrative poem in swinging rhyme, a saga of the King of Buccaneers, Henry Morgan, who fought and looted nad lusted and roistered about the Spanish Main in the days of King Charles. Morgan was a racketeer of the seventeenth century with his cutthroat gang of the sum and scourge of a hemisphere. The author used certain incidents from John Steinbeck's novel "Cup of Gold." with Steinbeck's permission. 
Price: 127.50 USD
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8 Brewer, J. Mason American Negro Folklore
Chicago, IL Quadrangle Books 1968 Hard Cover Very Good Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11" Lowe, Richard Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
xix, 386 pp, quarterbound w/yel cloth covered boards w/brown cloth covered spine w/gilt-dark brown lettering, Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the front pastedown, dj white, brown, and black w/illustrated front panel. The book provides the most complete collection of american Negro folklore ever published. The book is divided into ten parts: tales, the Negro's Religion, songs, personal experiences, superstitions, proverbs, rhymes, riddles, names, and children's rhymes and pastimes. The dj is chipped along the top & bottom edges, prev owner placed two pieces of adh tape across the bottom of the dj spine. 
Price: 136.00 USD
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9 Bridger, Bobby edited by Vine Deloria, Jr. A Ballad of the West : Seekers of the Fleece Lakota
Austin, TX Wiyaka Press 1993 0963688200 / 9780963688200 2nd Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Map Signed by Author
153 pp, light orange SC wraps w/brown-blu color illustrated front & photo of author on the back, SIGNED by the author. This presentation is collection of the three narratives: a Poetic Narrative, a Musical Narrative, & a Historical Narrative. Book is first collection of two of authors ballads, "Seekers of the Fleece" and "Lakota." 
Price: 21.25 USD
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10 Coopersmith, Harry THE NEW JEWISH SONG BOOK
New York, NY Behrman House, Inc. 1965 Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Wilson, Dagmar & Kraft, Stephen 
192 pp, brown boards w/wht lettering w/illustrated front & back panels. The book attempts to include songs old and new, liturgical and secular, Hebrew and English. The songs are arranged in the order of difficulty, beginning with the simplest. Singable English translations of Yiddish folk songs and Hebrew favorites are included. corners some wear, slight corner bumping, slight soiling to the boards. 
Price: 22.91 USD
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11 Credle, Ellis Here Comes the Showboat
New York, NY Thomas Nelson & Sons 1949 Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall 
95 pp, Story of young boy & girl that everything that they need, actual money is scarce, & they try hard to earn some. Annual visit of the Showboat & there is song contest w/grand prize of five dollars for the best song. They are determined to win the grand prize. The setting is in the Low Country of North Carolina. small chip in dj top & bottom spine, slight wear dj crnrs. 
Price: 14.66 USD
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12 Curtis, Natalie Indians' Book : Authentic Native American Legends, Lore & Music
Avenel, NJ Portland House 1996 0517189933 / 9780517189931 Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Illustrated 
xxxix, 576 pp, glossy white SC wraps w/colro illustrated front & rear panels, w/orange-black lettering. An offering by the American Indians of Indian lore, musical and narrative, to form a record of the songs and legends of their race. The book has sections on Eastern Indians, Plains Indians, Lake Indians, Northwestern Indians, Southwestern Indians, and Pueblo Indians. Some of the tribes are Wabanaki, Dakota, Pawnee, CHeyenne, Kiowa, Winnebago, Kwakiutl, Pima Apache, Yuma, Acoma, Laguna, Hopi and others. slight curl to the first several pages & front cover. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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13 de Falla, Manuel as told by Lawrence, Robert The Three-Cornered Hat
New York, NY Random House 1940 Hard Cover Good+ Fair-good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Serebriakoff, Alexandre 
40 pp, green cloth spine w/grey full color illustrated boards, color illustrated endpapers. The chief figures of this ballet are the miller, his wife & the Corregidor (high Spanish official). This ballet presented on stage in London in 1919 under the direction of Serge Diaghileff. The music was written by Spanish composer Manuel de Falla & the dances were planned by a Russian, Leonide Massine. some wear to edges of boards & corners, 3 chips along btm of dj 1", chipped at top of dj spine, missing top front corner of dj 3x3, dj rubbed. 
Price: 14.03 USD
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14 de Trevino, Elizabeth Borton Turi's Poppa
New York, NY Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Arno, Enrico 
186 pp, green cloth covered boards, dj green w/yel-wht lettering w/color illustrated front panel and photo of the author on the back panel. Poppa, an expert violin maker, is unable to find work, until a message comes from the Institute of Violin Making in Italy. Poppa and Turi set out on foot to go to Italy. They must cross borders without identification papers as World War has just ended. prev owner wrote on the ffep, dj price-clipped. 
Price: 12.54 USD
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15 Edited by Jones, Greg and McCole, Danielle The Twelve Days of Christmas
Philadelphia, PA Courage Books 2000 0762407646 / 9780762407644 3rd Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Daly, Don 
unpaginated, glossy grey papercovered boards w/wraparound color illustrations of various animals, dj grey w/same wraparound color illustrations of various animals, color illustrated endpapers numbers 1st through 12th in blue and several illustrations of rabbit playing a horn. The book is illustrated with various animals for the twelve days of Christmas and has the words to the song. 
Price: 11.69 USD
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16 Evans, Patricia Rimbles : a Book of Children's Classic Games, Rhymes, Songs, and Sayings
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1961 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Fiammenghi, Gioia 
157 pp, glossy wht papercovered boards w/blu lettering w/color illustrated words on front, illustrated endpapers. Collection of rhymes, songs, games, and saying for children. prev owner's name on ffep, spine sunned, scuffed spot on back board. 
Price: 13.60 USD
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17 Foster, music by Myles B. A Day in a Child's Life
London, England Frederick Warne & Co. LTD Early Edition Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Greenaway, Kate 
24 pp, quarterbound w/glossy tan color illustrated boards w/green cloth covered spine, color illustrated endpapers, color illustrations through-out text. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans, Ltd. of London. Collection of nine songs for the juvenile from : Waking, the Lesson, Playtime, Grace before Meals, Song of a Doll, A Romp, Tired, Child's Prayer and Sleeping. Kate Greenaway was asked to illustrate the music after Edmund Evans recommended her to Mr. Foster. worn on the corners, prev owner wrote on half-title page. 
Price: 68.00 USD
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18 Gay, Mr. THE BEGGAR'S OPERA to which is prefixed the Musick to each Song
New York, NY Doubleday, Page & Company 1921 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket Limited & Numbered Edition Sm4to from 9" to 11" Fraser, C. Lovat 
93 pp, dark brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering & w/stamped gilt deco on the front, beveled edges, TEG (top edge gilt), untrimmed fore edge & foot (bottom edge of book) deckle edges, limited to 430 cc's of which this is #398, 8 tipped in color illustrations by Claude Lovat Fraser on dark grey backing pages w/tissue guards, slight corner wear, prev owner's name on ffep in pencil, several pages discolored due to newspaper clippings left in the book, 
Price: 208.25 USD
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19 Gifford, Kathie Lee Christmas With Kathie Lee: A Treasury of Holiday Stories, Songs, Poems, and Activities for Little Ones
New York, NY Disney Press 1997 078683157X / 9780786831579 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Weidner, Teri & Calitri, Susan & Clay, Jesse & the Alvin S. White Studio 
96 pp, glossy cream-red-green color illustrated boards & dj w/photo of the author on the front panel. The author shares her favorite ways to make the hectic time of year memorable through shared moments with little ones. 
Price: 11.26 USD
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20 Gillis, Don The Unfinished Symphony Conductor
Austin, TX The Pemberton Press 1967 Hard Cover Near Fine Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11" Foge, William Signed by Author
(6), 148 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering, SIGNED by author w/musical bar beneath his signature, red dj w/wht lettering & black illustration, . This is a pretend-to-be textbook for symphony conductors. The author was a producer of the NBC Symphony broadcasts for ten years. dj rubbed along the edges, chipped at top front corner and 1" chip at front top left corner 
Price: 21.25 USD
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