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Escaping the Delta: Robert Johnson and the Invention of the Blues

By: WALD, Elijah

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Amistad: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 23728

ISBN: 0060524235

Condition: 'As new'


Robert Johnson's story presents a fascinating paradox: Why did this genius of the Delta blues excite so little interest when his records were first released in the 1930s? And how did this brilliant but obscure musician come to be hailed long after his death as the most important artist in early blues and a founding father of rock 'n' roll? xxvi, 342 pages ; 24 cm. This copy does NOT include an audio disc. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a simialr, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges base... View more info

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Narcocorrido: A Journey into the Music of Drugs, Guns, and Guerrillas

By: WALD, Elijah

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Rayo: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 047729

ISBN: 0066210240

Condition: Fine


Provides a close-up look at the popular Latin music trend of narcocorridos, a musical form that reflects the history, culture and feelings of people with ties to the dangerous world of cross-border drug traffickers. xv, 333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 21 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Unpacked weight, 665g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, A... View more info

Old Father Thames [Keeps Rolling Along]

By: WALLACE, Raymond; O'HOGAN, Betsy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Lawrence Wright Music Co.: 1933

Edition: First Edition [?]

Seller ID: 2486

Condition: Very Good


Popular song from England, a tribure to the River Thames. Lead Line, Lyrics, Pioano Score, Chord Names noted in pencil. 3 page musical score. Plaine Type Titles etc to front pane, not illustrated. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

Creepy: March 1979, No 106

By: WARREN, James - Editor

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Warren Publishing Co.: 1979

Edition: No 106

Seller ID: 050881

Condition: About VG


Single issue of 'Creepy' magazine for March of 1979. Quimby the Barbarian; Comic Book trends; Cult of the Shark; World Series and Swords; Primal Equation; Sudden Death Playoff; Art of Killing & more. Cover art by Romas Kukalis. 74pp. Sound copy, a little wear/soiling to front cover. Interior is near Fine. Sound, stapled binding. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 120g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. View more info

Creepy: June 1979, No 108

By: WARREN, James - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Warren Publishing Co.: 1979

Edition: No 108

Seller ID: 050882

Condition: VG+


Single issue of 'Creepy' magazine for June of 1979. Great cover art by Terrance Lindall. Hole in the Head; The Comic Books; Camelot Crosstime; Sultana; Going by the Book; House of Magic; Hell's Playground, and more. 74pp. Sound copy. Interior is near Fine. Sound, stapled binding. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 117g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. View more info

Creepy: July 1982, No 139

By: WARREN, James - Editor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Warren Publishing Co.: 1982

Edition: No 139

Seller ID: 050883

Condition: VG


Single issue of 'Creepy' magazine for July of 1982. Great cover art by Rudy Nebres. Collector's Edition Special - The Art of Alex Toth; The Pie; The Monument; Grave; Awakening; Survival; Phantom; Unreal, and more. 74pp. Sound copy. Interior is near VG+. Sound, stapled binding. A little, light soiling to the front. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 100g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. View more info

Song Hits Magazine; November, 1948

By: WARSHAW, Jules J. - Editor

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Toronto, Song Lyrics of Canada: 1948

Edition: Vol 12, No 6

Seller ID: 052113

Condition: About Fine


'Correct Lyrics by permission of Copyright Owners". Latest popular songs of Stage, Screen and Radio. Canadian edition - same content as USA edition. Dsnny Kaye on front cover. More than 110 song lyrics. No music!! 26pp, photo illustrated, adverts. Great period magazine in near-new condition - unmarked and undamaged. This item weighs 50g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. View more info

By the Time I Get to Phoenix

By: WEBB, Jimmy

Price: $6.50

Publisher: USA, Rivers Music Co.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054450

Condition: VG+


Music for Glen Campbell's great hit, 'By the Time I Get to Phoenix', words and music by Jimmy Webb. Great color photo of a young Glen Campbell to the front. Four leaves - Standard Piano Format on two lines with words nd chord symbols - 2 pages. Insert with four parts for Easy Piano/Easy Organ - Words/Lead Line/Chords - Bb Instruments - Portable Chord Organs. Total of six pages of msuic; rear wrapper contains just the words. Clean and unmarked. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. View more info

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Loxfinger: A Thrilling Adventure of Hebrew Secret Agent Oy-Oy-7

By: WEINSTEIN, Sol

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 042178

Condition: Good VG


Spoof on James Bond, 007. A Jewish take-off on the Spy craze of the 1960's featuring Hebrew Secret Agent OY-OY-7. 127pp. Tight copy, clean internally and unmarked, with just slightly dulled covers. Weight, 184g. View more info

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Whisper: The Stories Behind the Headlines: June, 1957

By: WELCH, Earl - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Whisper Inc.: 1957

Edition: Vol 11, No 5

Seller ID: 040830

Condition: VG


Single issue of a 1950s scandal/gossip magazine. Cover features photo of Jayne Mansfield with her husband, Mickey Hartigay. 66pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Interior is very clean and unmarked. Stapled binding is tight and square. Bright wrappers have slight discoloration along part of the fore-edge. Weight, 126g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: April 29, 1971, No 81 - Michael Jackson

By: WENNER, Jann - Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: USA, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1971

Edition: No 81

Seller ID: 051618

Condition: VG


Issue No. 81 of Rolling Stone Magazine with the front cover portrait of a very young, 11 year old Michael Jackson. Internal article accompanies. 56pp, illustrated, advertising. 11.5" by 17" when unfolded. Please Note - in this copy part of p.10 has been cut-out. However, the front page portrait and contents dealing with Jackson are present. Front page is of display quality. Weight, 160g. View more info

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Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 51, February 7, 1971

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1971

Edition: No. 51

Seller ID: 047275

Condition: VG+


Single issue of Rolling Stone magazine, being Issue No 51. Cover art features photo of John Lennon and Yoko Ono. Inside are features on Altamont, Hendrix, lots on John Lennon and much more. 48pp, original fold at center. Bright and clean. Minor edge wear. Slight browing to some pages. Well above average copy. Weight, 170g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 385/386, January 6, 1983

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $13.50

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1983

Edition: No. 385/386

Seller ID: 048830

Condition: Near Fine


Special Double Issue of Rolling Stone magazine, the 1982 Photo Yearbook! Cover art - twenty-five covers of the magazine. Plus - The years's new, movies music etc. plus much more. 124pp, flat - no folds, no cover labels or marks. Clean, unmarked copy. Slight browning internally as usual. Much better than average copy - can't get much better. Weight, 212g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 226, November 18, 1976

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1976

Edition: No. 226

Seller ID: 048831

Condition: VG


Single issue of Rolling Stone magazine, being Issue No 226. Cover art - photo of Janis Joplin to accompany feature. Plus - article by Jonathan Cott on Werner Herzog, Lillian Hellman on Rosalyn Carter, plus much more. 96pp, flat - no folds. Generally clean, but a small water stain to the bottom margin. Some minor edge wear. Browing to edges. About an average copy. Weight, 242g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 370, May 27, 1982

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1982

Edition: No. 370

Seller ID: 048833

Condition: Near Fine


Single Issue of Rolling Stone magazine, No. 370. Cover art - Photo of Nastassia Kinski by Richard Avedon. Plus - California Politics, Chris Blackwell, Michael Jackson & Paul McCartney, Bonnie Rait, Nick Lowe, Rickie Lee Jones. plus much more. 84pp, flat - no folds, no cover labels or marks. Clean, unmarked copy. Slight browning internally at the edges as usual. Much better than average copy. Weight, 212g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 71, November 26, 1970

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1970

Edition: No. 71

Seller ID: 048263

Condition: VG


Single issue of Rolling Stone magazine, being Issue No 71. Features - Pete Townsend on Meher Baba [cover photo], the Kinks' Ray Davies, Three new Beatles LPs, plus much more. 48pp, original fold at center. Bright and clean. Some edge wear as usual. Slight browing to some pages. A sound, average copy. Weight, 6oz. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 107, April 27, 1972

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1972

Edition: No. 107

Seller ID: 050369

Condition: Good VG


Single Issue of Rolling Stone magazine, No. 102. Cover art - three photos - Marvin Gaye, Hubert Humphrey & ??. Plus - Mick Jagger 'Main Street'; Hunter S. Thompson 'Fear & Loathing'; Led Zeppelin; Grand Funk, and much more. 64pp, original fold, no cover labels or marks. Clean, unmarked copy. Slight browning internally at the edges as usual. Uneven edges due to usual collation issues. A somewhat better than average copy. Weight, 192g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 183, March 27, 1975

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1975

Edition: No. 183

Seller ID: 050370

Condition: VG+


Single Issue of Rolling Stone magazine, No. 183. Cover art - Color photo of Linda Ronstadt. Plus - Led Zeppelin; Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson; Rockefeller Legacy; McCartney at the Mardi Gras; The Nuclear Industry and Karen Silkwood, and much more. 72pp, light original fold, no cover labels or marks. Clean, unmarked copy. Very slight browning internally at the edges as usual. Uneven edges due to usual collation issues, but better han usual. A much better than average copy. Weight, 196g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 106, April 13, 1972

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1972

Edition: No. 106

Seller ID: 050371

Condition: Good VG


Single Issue of Rolling Stone magazine, No. 106. Cover art - Sensual Massage photo. Plus - Pete Seeger, Guerrilla Minstrel & The Bizarre Ballad of Todd Rundgren; Fear & Loathing in Florida; California Marijuana Initiative; Aretha in Watts and much more. 80pp, loriginal fold, no cover labels or marks. Clean, unmarked copy. Very slight browning internally at the edges as usual. Uneven edges due to usual collation issues, but not too bad. A better than average copy. Weight, 222g. View more info

Rolling Stone Magazine: Issue No. 141, August 16, 1973

By: WENNER, Jann S. - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Franciso, Straight Arrow Publishers: 1973

Edition: No. 141

Seller ID: 050763

Condition: VG


Single Issue of Rolling Stone magazine, No. 141. Cover art - Elton John. Plus - Elton John Interview; Almost full page Bowie photo; Dick Clark; Beating a Bust; 100 American Seducers and much more. 64pp, original folds, no cover labels or marks. Clean, unmarked copy. Very slight browning internally at the edges as usual. Uneven edges due to usual collation issues, but not too bad. A solid copy. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 213g. View more info