Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

The Cinema Organ [1932]

£14.99

Product description

Published in 1932 by Sir Issac Pitman & Sons. Illustrated frontispiece, and includes many photographs and diagrams.

Written by Reginald Foort, an organist at the Regal Cinema, Marble Arch, London. Packed with photographs this describes both the mechanics of cinema organs and how they are played. It includes fascinating information about the author's experiences playing for BBC radio.

An interesting reference for anyone who plays organs, or someone with interest in the popular music of a bygone era.

There is an inscription in the front reading: 'G Woodward, 15.2.32'.

Complete with original dust jacket which does have some wear and tears (with some missing pieces on the spine. However the internal pages are in a good clean condition and the binding is sound.

Item details

Added value:
A great collector's piece
Author(s):
Reginald Foort
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12.3 cm by 18.5 cm
Edition:
1932
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd
Title:
The Cinema Organ

Standard UK Delivery (£3.95 per order)

Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 21 days.
Returns policy

About this item

Published in 1932 by Sir Issac Pitman & Sons. Illustrated frontispiece, and includes many photographs and diagrams.

Written by Reginald Foort, an organist at the Regal Cinema, Marble Arch, London. Packed with photographs this describes both the mechanics of cinema organs and how they are played. It includes fascinating information about the author's experiences playing for BBC radio.

An interesting reference for anyone who plays organs, or someone with interest in the popular music of a bygone era.

There is an inscription in the front reading: 'G Woodward, 15.2.32'.

Complete with original dust jacket which does have some wear and tears (with some missing pieces on the spine. However the internal pages are in a good clean condition and the binding is sound.

Added value:
A great collector's piece
Author(s):
Reginald Foort
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12.3 cm by 18.5 cm
Edition:
1932
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd
Title:
The Cinema Organ

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free, no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £4.70

Outside Europe: £7.00

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Witney

Witney Books and Music shop has a wide range of books in most subjects from Childrens to Art and a good selection of DVDs CDs Vinyl and sheet music both classical and pop.We also stock greetings cards. Please come and visit us in this thriving market town.

View Shop