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WHEN THIS BLOODY WAR IS OVER:  SOLDIERS' SONGS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR., Arthur, Max.  Introduction by Lyn Macdonald.
1 Arthur, Max. Introduction by Lyn Macdonald. WHEN THIS BLOODY WAR IS OVER: SOLDIERS' SONGS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR.
Piatkus, (London, 2001), reprint. 
130 pp, 8vo (8" H), hard cover in dust jacket. B&w illustrations (contemporary cartoons, drawings, reproductions). "The poignant songs of the First World War still posses a haunting power; and here are the authentic lyrics of the songs - by turns funny, cynical, bawdy, angry, wistful - that the soldiers sang on the march, in the trenches, and in their rare moments of rest. The romantic yearnings of the early stages of the war - epitomised by such songs as 'It's a Long Way to Tipperary', and 'Keep the Home Fires Burning' - later give way to the bitter humour of 'Hanging on the Old Barbed Wire' and 'If the Sergeant Steals Your Rum, Never Mind!'. The soldier who sang these songs with such gusto were asserting ordinary humanity in the face of extraordinary inhumanity. Max Arthur has collected together the lyrics of nearly 100 of the best First World War songs, from Britain and her Australian, Canadian and American allies..." Small slight bump to bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wrinkles. VG+/VG+ 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
SCOTTISH AND BORDER BATTLES AND BALLADS., Brander, Michael.  Musical arrangements by Jimmie Macgregor.
2 Brander, Michael. Musical arrangements by Jimmie Macgregor. SCOTTISH AND BORDER BATTLES AND BALLADS.
Seely Service, London, 1975, first edition. 
300 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0854221050 Music notation, maps. "....(selects) a number of the better-known (Scottish ballads) and place(s) them in their historical setting. Each ballad is introduced by an account of the events which led to its composition and accompanied by a map of the battle where appropriate. There then follows the words of the ballad and the tune or tunes to which it is sung, arranged by Jimmie Macgregor. To aid the unenlightened Sasse nach, those words which are only used north of the border have been translated. It is hoped that in this way the ballads themselves may become more meaningful to more people and that those who live or travel in Scotland will find the book o f u s e w h en visiting the battlefields which gave birth to so many of the ballads." Note: music notation is not provided for all ballads. Previous owner's small stamp on front pastedown, one minor corner bump. light wrinkling at bottom of s p in e, mi no r s oi li ng on bottom of textblock. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine, minor rubbing. Very Good/Very Good 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE BAGPIPE:  THE HISTORY OF A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT., Collinson, Francis.
3 Collinson, Francis. THE BAGPIPE: THE HISTORY OF A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT.
Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1975, first edition. 
257 pp, large 8vo (9 7/16" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0710079133 B&w illustrations. "....(a) fascinating full-length history of one of the world's most interesting and ancient musical instruments. The story begins in 3000 B.C. with the mouth-blown reed pipes, predecessor to the bagpipe. Mr Collinson looks at the history of this instrument as known in ancient Babylonia and Egypt, through the ancient Grecian Empire and Greece itself, to Rome and thence to Britain. He investigates the application of the bag principle to the mouth-blown pipes in Hellenic Egypt and Rome, and the first appearance of the bagpipe in Great Britain and Ireland in the eleventh or twelfth century. He describes the development of the bagpipe in the Br itish Isles, its rise and gradual waning, leaving the Scottish Highland bagpipe and the Northumbrian pipes as the sole survivors. Having traced its evolution, the book goes on to narrate the fortunes of the 'Great Highland Bagpipe' itself. T h i s i s an account which encompasses the Jacobite risings and Culloden, and the Disarming Act 1747, by which the use of the bagpipe was more or less proscribed. It covers the great music of Pibroch, in the hands of the MacCrimmons and other p ip er s, a n d co ntinues up to modern times. Appendices list the bagpipes of other countries and the materials used in the instrument's manufacture, and there is a comprehensive bibliography." Cigarette odor, previous owner's bookplate on fro nt pas ted own , s ma ll bo okstore stamp on title page, minor browning in margins of pages, light browning to edges of textblock, slight corner bumps, very light edge wear, heavy indentation lines with tiny scuffs down spine - probably from bindi ng p roce ss. Dus t ja cke t i s cl ipped, has light edge wear/wrinkling, browning to edges, two tiny dints on front hinge, crease down rear flap. Good+/Very Good- 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
WE STAND ON GUARD:  POEMS AND SONGS OF CANADIANS IN BATTLE., Colombo, John Robert and Richardson, Michael, compilers.  Foreword by Richard Rohmer.
4 Colombo, John Robert and Richardson, Michael, compilers. Foreword by Richard Rohmer. WE STAND ON GUARD: POEMS AND SONGS OF CANADIANS IN BATTLE.
Doubleday 1985 0385250029 / 9780385250023 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
210 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H). "(A) comprehensive collection of songs, poems, and verses of Canadian in battle. Over three hundred years of martial experience are covered, from the early Indian battles through rebellions and insurrections to the two World Wars." Chapters headings: Indian Battles; The English and the French; The American Invasion; The War of 1812; The Massacre of Seven Oaks; The Rebellion of 1837; The Fenian Raids; The Mounted Police; The Riel Rebellions; The Nile Expedition; The Boer War; The First World War; The Spanish Civil War; The Second World War; The Korean War; Peacekeeping and Protest; Future Battles. "Many of the contributors are poets as well known as Earle Birney, Robert W. Service, Major Charles G.D. Roberts, Al Purdy, Alden Nowlan, and Raymond Souster; others are soldier-poets unknown to literary history who put into words the meaning of heroism and human suffering." Large gift inscription on front pastedown, soft corner crease on page v, book slightly cracked at page 112/113, minor edge wear. Dust jacket has very light edge wrinkling, minor rubbing, slight fading to spine color. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
5 Colombo, John Robert and Richardson, Michael, compilers. Foreword by Richard Rohmer. WE STAND ON GUARD: POEMS AND SONGS OF CANADIANS IN BATTLE.
Doubleday 1985 0385250029 / 9780385250023 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
210 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H). "(A) comprehensive collection of songs, poems, and verses of Canadian in battle. Over three hundred years of martial experience are covered, from the early Indian battles through rebellions and insurrections to the two World Wars." Chapters headings: Indian Battles; The English and the French; The American Invasion; The War of 1812; The Massacre of Seven Oaks; The Rebellion of 1837; The Fenian Raids; The Mounted Police; The Riel Rebellions; The Nile Expedition; The Boer War; The First World War; The Spanish Civil War; The Second World War; The Korean War; Peacekeeping and Protest; Future Battles. "Many of the contributors are poets as well known as Earle Birney, Robert W. Service, Major Charles G.D. Roberts, Al Purdy, Alden Nowlan, and Raymond Souster; others are soldier-poets unknown to literary history who put into words the meaning of heroism and human suffering." Minor wrinkling at top/bottom of hinges. Dust jacket has very light browning at inside top edge and on spine, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of hinges. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
FIRST BOOK:  A COLLECTION OF BAGPIPE MUSIC FOR ALL STAGES., Dickie, Neil.
6 Dickie, Neil. FIRST BOOK: A COLLECTION OF BAGPIPE MUSIC FOR ALL STAGES.
Hays Productions, n.p., 1985, 2nd edition. 
43 pp, oblong (7 1/4" H x 10 1/2" D) soft cover (stapled in wraps). The author refers to this as a collection of 'very light music' or kitchenpiping. Contains Jigs, Hornpipes, Marches, Airs, a Strathspey and a Lament. Interior - cigarette odor, l arge Christmas gift inscription on inside of front cover, minor browning, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - very light edge browning, minor edge wear, small crease at top rear corner - migrates into last f e w p a g e s . Very Good 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
SONGS FROM THE FRONT & REAR:  CANADIAN SERVICEMEN'S SONGS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR., Hopkins, Anthony.
7 Hopkins, Anthony. SONGS FROM THE FRONT & REAR: CANADIAN SERVICEMEN'S SONGS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR.
Edmonton Hurtig 1979 0888301715 / 9780888301710 First Edition Soft Cover 
192 pp, 4to (11" H). B&w photographs, drawings, cartoons, musical notation. **Warning: Some of the lyrics may be considered offensive!** Contains jovial drinking songs, outrageous songs, fighting songs, cynical songs, funny songs and just plain bawdy songs. You'll find the words and music that sustained Canadian soldiers, sailors and airmen through six years of loneliness and fears. Includes such well-known ditties as: Knees up Mother Brown; Bless 'em All; Lili Marlene; Hitler Only Has One Ball; and others. Interior - light cigarette odor, minor browning in margins very small crease at bottom corner of pages 177 to192, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - very light browning to edges of textblock, light browning on spine and cover edges, small crease at bottom corner of rear cover. Very Good- 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
SONGS FROM THE FRONT & REAR:  CANADIAN SERVICEMEN'S SONGS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR., Hopkins, Anthony.
8 Hopkins, Anthony. SONGS FROM THE FRONT & REAR: CANADIAN SERVICEMEN'S SONGS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR.
Edmonton Hurtig 1979 0888301723 / 9780888301727 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 
192 pp, 4to (11 1/4" H). B&w photographs, drawings, cartoons, musical notation. **Warning: Some of the lyrics may be considered offensive!** Contains jovial drinking songs, outrageous songs, fighting songs, cynical songs, funny songs and just plain bawdy songs. You'll find the words and music that sustained Canadian soldiers, sailors and airmen through six years of loneliness and fears. Includes such well-known ditties as: Knees up Mother Brown; Bless 'em All; Lili Marlene; Hitler Only Has One Ball; and others. Very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
SONGS OF THE SEA:  THE TALES AND TUNES OF SAILORS AND SAILING SHIPS., Hugill, Stan.
9 Hugill, Stan. SONGS OF THE SEA: THE TALES AND TUNES OF SAILORS AND SAILING SHIPS.
McGraw-Hill, Maidenhead, 1977. 
198 pp, small 4to (10" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0070311382 Profusely illustrated in b&w and colour with reproductions, photographs, musical notation. "Life was short, brutal, lonely and joyless for the 'jolly tar', except for strong dr ink, women - and the solace of song. So he sang: short, rhythmic, onomatopoeic chants to time his backbreaking work at capstan and halyard, the famous 'shanties'. Or longer, ribald or forlorn ditties for idle moments, called 'forebitters' a f t e r t h e metal bollards on the fo'c's'lehead. He sang bravura songs when outward bound; yearning, sexier songs for the homeward reach; warning songs of pirates, press gangs, and faithless maidens; and songs of admiration for the likes of s u ch s ai lo rs as ' Bold MacCarteney'....And here they are, the authentic words and music of more than a hundred sea songs and chants in half a dozen languages. Some are as old as the mists of time, some as new as the great steel-hulled four-ma st ers in th e n itr a te run s of the 1890s....To describe and interpret that history, the book begins with an illustrated look at the sailors' varied machines: ships, brigs, barks, schooners, sloops and so on - and their marvelously complex rigg ing s. Ther e is a h andy g los sary of terms and vernacular, and many clear explanations of customs and language, from the above-mentioned forebitters to the gruesome 'Nelson's Blood' and the ever-present 'Armstrong's Patent' - the muscle power that ma de ev eryth ing g o. T he sail or's skills, dress, pay, superstitions, drink, food - and loves - are clearly described and pictured. There are anecdotes galore: stories of shanghaiing and mutiny, shipwreck and cannabilism, storms and trop ical isle s. Ev ery so ng is transl ate d int o Eng lish (and cleaned up a bit) where necessary, and accompanied by a brief history of its origins and its travels from country to country. But try singing the original words in French or Dutch or ev en (S wedis h or No rwegian ), if only fo r th eir wo nderfu l rhythms." Previous owner's small stamp on front pastedown, very small bump to corners of boards. Dust jacket has light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, minor edge wear. Very Good/ Very Goo d 
Price: 27.50 USD
 
 
COCKNEY DING DONG., Keeping, Charles.
10 Keeping, Charles. COCKNEY DING DONG.
Kestrel Books / EMI Music Publishing, Harmondsworth / London, 1975. 
190 pp, 4to (11" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0722650612 Profusely illustrated in b&w and colour with Charles Keepings wonderful drawings of London and Londoners of the past. "Charles Keeping, one of Britain's finest illustrators, was brou ght up in Vauxhall, South London, where a Saturday-night sing song (or 'ding dong', as it was called) was part of the way of life. Over many years, including the height of the Blitz, these sing songs scarcely varied in style or content. A r m e d w i t h plenty of beer and food, the family gathered in the parlour to sing and dance to their favourite songs, each member of the family being expected to sing the song that 'belonged' to him. Charles Keeping has now brought together and l ov in gl y i ll us tr ated many of these songs. They come from a variety of sources: from Edwardian music hall, from the First World War trenches, from the American dance hall, or, quite simply, from the streets. And they take in a complete ra nge of mo ods , fro m t he sen timental 'My Old Dutch' to the favourite Cockeny dance song, 'Knees Up Mother Brown'. Musical notation, for guitar and piano, and full lyrics are given for each song. But this is a book to treasure as much as to us e - Char les Keep in g's deli ght ful illustrations, whether they are portraying characters from the songs or members of the family singing, help to capture a part of Cockney life that is fast disappearing." Previous owner's small stamp on front pa sted own; a se ries of tiny hole s fr om t o to bottom on pages 81 to 88 - also a small area of creases on these pages and an area of ink smudging on page 88 - probably caused by printing/maunfacturing process; book lightly cocked; two tiny corner bumps . Du st ja cket has very light wrin kling at top of spine and flap-folds. Very Good-/Very Good 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE HERITAGE OF CANADIAN MILITARY MUSIC., Kopstein, Jack and Pearson, Ian.
11 Kopstein, Jack and Pearson, Ian. THE HERITAGE OF CANADIAN MILITARY MUSIC.
St Catharines, Ontario Vanwell 2002 1551250500 / 9781551250502 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
335 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4' H). B&w and color photographs. "(A)n overview of the history of military bands in Canada, including bands, marches, pipes, drums and tattoos. The authors have collected information from many sources over the years on individual bands, marches and songs, recordings, and the treasury of well-known and rare photographs featured within these pages. In addition to a history of the development of individual bands, they have included histories of the regimental marches, a song book, a chart of military band instruments, and short biographies of Canadian Directors of Music, Bandmasters and Pipe Majors." This is a new unread book. Dust jacket has very minor rubbing. Fine/Near Fine 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THERE WAS A PIPER, A SCOTTISH PIPER: MEMOIRS OF PIPE MAJOR JOHN T. MACKENZIE., MacKenzie, John T.  Foreword by Louise (MacKenzie) Jenkins.
12 MacKenzie, John T. Foreword by Louise (MacKenzie) Jenkins. THERE WAS A PIPER, A SCOTTISH PIPER: MEMOIRS OF PIPE MAJOR JOHN T. MACKENZIE.
Natural Heritage, Toronto, 2001. 
176 pp, large 8vo (9 15/16" H), soft cover. ISBN 189621908X B&w photographs, reproductions. "The memoirs of John T. MacKenzie reveal a truly remarkable man: a highly respected authority on highland piping with a commitment to tradition and excell ence in performance. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, John T. was a student of piping at age nine. Enlisted in the Scots Guards, he saw active service in the war zones of North Africa, participated in the Liberation of Norway and was later poste d t o a ctive duty in the Malaysian jungle. (He) bears personal witness to the horrors and valour of warfare. Throughout, his devotion to highland piping remained, and remains, in the forefront of his life. Appointed personal piper to the Royal H o us eh o ld in 1946, John T. MacKenzie has piped at numerous ceremonial events in Europe and North America. His recruitment as a Pipe Major to the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1952 brought him to Canada, and ultimately to Glengarry County, wher e h is co ntr ib uti ons to piping are legendary." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very minor edge wear, three very small corner creases, light rubbing. Very Good 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
CEOL BEAG AGUS CEOL MOR (LITTLE MUSIC AND BIG MUSIC).  ARRANGED, COMPILED AND COMPOSED BY CAPTAIN JOHN A. MacLELLAN M.B.E., MacLellan, John A., Captain.
13 MacLellan, John A., Captain. CEOL BEAG AGUS CEOL MOR (LITTLE MUSIC AND BIG MUSIC). ARRANGED, COMPILED AND COMPOSED BY CAPTAIN JOHN A. MacLELLAN M.B.E.
Paterson's, London, 1971. 
40 pp, oblong (6 7/8" H x 10" D) softcover (stapled in wraps). A collection of hornpipes, jigs, marches, reels, retreat marches, strathspeys, slow airs, piobaireachd. Interior - small old label residue on first page, cigarette odor, minor browning , otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - very light browning, minor rubbing. Very Good 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
LOGAN'S COMPLETE TUTOR FOR THE HIGHLAND BAGPIPE AND A SELECTION OF MARCHES, QUICKSTEPS, LAMENTS, STRATHSPEYS, REELS & COUNTRY DANCES FOLLOWED BY PIOBAIREACHD EXERCISES & THE FAMOUS PIOBAIREACHD CHA TILL McCRUIMEIN (MAC CRIMMON WILL NEVER RETURN)., MacLellan, John, Captain, revised by.
14 MacLellan, John, Captain, revised by. LOGAN'S COMPLETE TUTOR FOR THE HIGHLAND BAGPIPE AND A SELECTION OF MARCHES, QUICKSTEPS, LAMENTS, STRATHSPEYS, REELS & COUNTRY DANCES FOLLOWED BY PIOBAIREACHD EXERCISES & THE FAMOUS PIOBAIREACHD CHA TILL McCRUIMEIN (MAC CRIMMON WILL NEVER RETURN).
Paterson's, London, n.d. 
xviii, 44 pp, oblong (7" H x 9 7/8" D), soft cover (stapled in wraps). Contents: Introduction; Notation; This is the Way to Make the Notes; Method Of Handling the Highland Bagpipe; Exercises; Important Hints to the Pupil; Drone Reeds; Chanter Reed s; Tunes. Interior - cigarette odor, very light browning in margins, two tiny light stains on contents page, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light browning, very light soiling/rubbing, light edge wear - m a i n l y o n spine. Very Good- 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
15 MacNeill, Seumas; Bennett, Scott; Ross; J. Hector; MacKay, G.; Bonnar, Dan; Livingstone, Robin. PIPING TIMES. VOL. 38, NO. 12 SEPTEMBER 1986.
Glasgow College of Piping 1986 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
54 pp, 8 9/16" H. Cameron tartan on front cover. Contents: Editorial; College Museum; Boreraig Revisited; Piobaireachd Society Gold Medal (Cambridge, Ontario); London Piping Society; Notes on Piobaireachd; Inverary, 22nd July; Mull, 24th July; More About RAF Pipers; 40 Years a Soldier - Major (Retd) Dan Bonnar, MBE; Glasgow Contest; Pipe Band Championships Adelaide, Easter, 1986 (Australia); Piper's Quiz No. 2; The Customers Sometimes Write; A Checklist of Bagpipe Music Manuscripts held in the National Library of Scotland (Concluded); Dailly Contest. Interior - very light browning at bottom edge of pages, soft wrinkles on top half of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light browning on spine (shows mainly on rear edge) and on bottom of text block, 1" section of light browning on top of text block at spine, minor browning at bottom edge of rear cover, soft wrinkles on top half of covers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
16 MacNeill, Seumas; Bonnar, Dan; Clayton, Muriel; Murray, Ian K.; Mackie, Donald; Henderson. PIPING TIMES. VOL. 39, NO. 1 OCTOBER 1986.
Glasgow College of Piping 1986 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
58 pp, 8 9/16" H. MacMillan tartan on front cover. Contents: Editorial; C.P.A. Competition; The Silver Chanter; The Argyllshire Gathering; 40 Years a Soldier - Major (Retd) Dan Bonner, MBE - Part 2; Correction; Chatsworth Country Fair; World Pipe Band Championships; The Piobaireachd Society Clasp (Ontario); John Burgess and Murray Henderson - Recital; Piper's Quiz; Tartan Spectacular in Brisbane (Australia); Walter T. Wilkie; William Bell; Round the Games; Letters to the Editor. Interior - very light browning at bottom edge of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light browning on spine (shows mainly on rear edge) and on bottom of text block, 1" section of light browning on top of text block at spine, minor browning at bottom edge of rear cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
17 MacNeill, Seumas; Campbell, Jeannie; Martin; Eoin. PIPING TIMES. VOL. 38, NO. 7 APRIL 1986.
Glasgow College of Piping 1986 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
54 pp, 8 5/8" H. MacMillan tartan on front cover. Contents: Editorial; The Uist and Barra; Pipers in Morpeth; The Curse of the MacCrimmons; The College of Piping; 1986 Toronto Knock-Out Final; The South Africa Scene; College Pipe Band; Plea to the Prince; Colonel Jock Macdonald Memorial Trust; Composing Contest; Bagpipe Scale; A Checklist of Bagpipe Music Manuscripts held in the National Library of Scotland; American Piobaireachd Society; Poem; Ceol Mor; The Customers Always Write. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light browning on spine (shows mainly on rear edge) and on bottom of text block, 1" section of light browning on top of text block at spine, minor browning at bottom edge of rear cover, slight bump at top of spine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
18 MacNeill, Seumas; Campbell, Jeannie; Martin; Morrison, Ronald; Maeonides; Salt, Frank; Kennedy, David V. PIPING TIMES. VOL. 38, NO. 8 MAY 1986.
Glasgow College of Piping 1986 Stapled in Wraps Very Good - 
58 pp, 8 5/8" H. Hannay tartan on front cover. Contents: Morning Mail; The Silver Chanter; Editorial; Lowland Pipers; South Uist; Fife Contest; Piping Society Success; Seven Towers Contest; Pipe Band Championships; Prince Charles in Texas; The Oman Scene; Piping Memoirs (Halton); The Piping Scene (Argentina); Pipers Choice; Sliding hyetal hernias and the Piob Mor; A Checklist of Bagpipe Music Manuscript held in the National Library of Scotland Part 2; Evening Post. Interior - small crease at top corner of page leaves 7/8 & 9/10 and line indentations, very small crease at top corner of pages 37 on, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light browning on spine (shows mainly on rear edge) and on bottom of text block, 1" section of light browning on top of text block at spine, minor browning at bottom edge of front and rear covers, small corner crease on rear cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
19 MacNeill, Seumas; Gould, John; Kenneth, A.G.; Kennedy, David V.; Livingstone, Robin. PIPING TIMES. VOL. 38, NO. 10 JULY 1986.
Glasgow College of Piping 1986 Stapled in Wraps Very Good - 
58 pp, 8 9/16" H. Campbell of Cawdor tartan on front cover. Contents: Morning Mail; Editorial; The Colonial Gathering; The Blind Piper's Obstinacy - an impression of 'Fairy Piping'?; An Old Challenge; Lament for MacLaine of Lochbuie; Museum; Pipers & Chanter Reeds; Pipe Band Championships Adelaide, Easter, 1986 (Australia); P.S. Conference; A Checklist of Bagpipe Music Manuscripts held in the National Library of Scotland Part 3; Evening Post. Interior - small bump/crease at top corner of all pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light browning on spine (shows mainly on rear edge) and on bottom of text block, 1" section of light browning on top of text block at spine, minor browning at bottom edge of rear cover, crease at top corner of covers, small crease at bottom corner of rear cover - migrates into adjacent pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
20 MacNeill, Seumas; Gould, John; MacKay, Iain; Livingstone, Robin; Murray, Ian K. PIPING TIMES. VOL. 38, NO. 11 AUGUST 1986.
Glasgow College of Piping 1986 Stapled in Wraps Very Good - 
58 pp, 8 5/8" H. MacLeod tartan on front cover. Contents: Morning Mail; Editorial; Piper's Quiz. No. 1; The Blind Piper's Obstinacy - an impression of 'Fairy Piping'? Part 2; Cupar, 6th July; Birnam Games; Review of The Gordon Highlanders Collection Volume 2; The Rout of Glen Fruin; College Contest; Glasgow Local Mod; South West Ross Annual Competition; Pipe Band Championship Adelaide, Easter, 1986 Part 2 (Australia); Rosyth Contest; Lowland Pipers - Take 2; How to Retaliate; A Checklist of Bagpipe Music Manuscripts held in the National Library of Scotland Part 4: Evening Post; Trossachs - Kinlochard, 13th July. Interior - light browning at bottom edge of pages, a few pages cropped slightly shorter at the top edge (from manufacturing process), otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light browning on spine (shows mainly on rear edge) and on bottom of text block, 1" section of light browning on top of text block at spine, minor browning at bottom edge of rear cover, slight bump at top corner of book. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
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