PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING FOR A GUIDE TO CONDITION AND PRICES Many of these songs were published during the First (1914-18) or Second World War (1939 –45) or earlier such as Edwardian or Victorian publications.
These pieces of sheet music are secondhand, old and naturally enough, they may show signs of wear and tear. However, most of them are in excellent condition but in a few cases we consider that some damage such as edging tears, shop stamp, pen marks or even in exceptional cases the use of tape to keep pages intact, are reasonable imperfections considering the age of these manuscripts. There are no detailed descriptions of the condition on the music listed below. Please e-mail us for an honest appraisal of a particular title. As a guide, generally titles are priced in the range £12 - £30 ($20-$45) + post and packaging.
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Year - Year of print. Usually the same year as copyright (c) but not always.
Photo - Artist(s) photograph on front cover. n/a - No artist photo on front cover cartoon – An amusing front cover illustration illustration – a front cover picture sometimes attributable to an artist and if so, will be named e.g. Heath Robinson,
Huntrods, Lowe or Barbelle.
Title Writer and composer Photo Year
12th Street rag - song version A.Razaf/E.Bowman Donald Peers 1942
12th Street rag - song version A.Razaf/E.Bowman Tito Burns 1942
12th Street rag - piano solo Euday L. Bowman Pee Wee Hunt 1944
Abide with me (dedicated to madame Clara Butt) Henry Francis Lyte/S.Liddle n/a 1896
Academic Classics for the pianoforte. No.83 – Rondo Brillante Weber n/a circa 1920
Academic Classics for the pianoforte. No.116 –Sonata No.3 in C Beethoven n/a circa 1920
Academic Classics for the pianoforte. No.139 –Sonata in F monor Beethoven n/a circa 1920
Academic Classics for the piano Clement n/a circa 1920
Ac-cent-tchu-ate the positive Film: “Here come the waves” J.Mercer/H.Arlen Bing Crosby/Betty Hutton 1944
Admiral Jericoe -naval march Haydon Augarde shipping illustration 1914
Adolf Anette Mills Arthur Askey 1939
(The) Advance guard – march Theo. Bonheur n/a circa 1911
Afghanistan W.Wilander/H.Donnelly illustration by Starmer 1920
Ah! Sweet mystery of life (the dream melody) –film “Naughty Marietta” Young/Herbert Jeanette MacDonald/