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The Golden Age of Jazz (Signed)

By GOTTLEIB, William F.

NY: Fireside, 1979. Bound in stiff, glossy illustrated wraps. Some yellowing to extremes. This copy is inscribed and signed to a fellow alumnus of Lehigh University. Tight, clean copy -- hundreds of black and white photos of the Giants of Jazz. 158 pp.. Inscribed and Signed. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

Dizzy: John Birks Gillespie in His 75th Year

By TANNER, Lee

California: Pomegranate, 1993. Bound in black cloth with silver lettering to spine; is in fine condition as is the dustwrapper. 86 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 11" X 8 1/2".

$12.00

Musichound Jazz: The Essential Album Guide (MisicHound)
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Musichound Jazz: The Essential Album Guide (MisicHound)

By HOLTJE, Steve,. Editor

Michigan: Visible Ink Press, 1998. Bound in decorated glossy wraps that house and includes a jazz CD in rear of volume. Pages show slight splaying and occasional wear to extremes. 1390 pgs. Great Reference work. . First Edition. Soft Cover. VG+/No Jacket. 7 1/2" X 9 1/2".

$22.00

Den Gyllene Cirkeln : Jazzen på 1960-talet

By Abrahamsson, Åke

Stockholm: Prisma, 2002. Bound in black boards, stamped in gold with matching illustrated dust jacket. This is a 216 pp. book of Jazz History in Stockholm in the 1960's. CD included in pocket at rear. Rare -- no copies on the internet or on OCLC. In terrific condition. Text mostly in Swedish, some English. Long inscription on half-title page (in Swedish). . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Oblong 4to.

$295.00

Madame Jazz: Contemporary Women Instrumentalists
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Madame Jazz: Contemporary Women Instrumentalists

By Gourse, Leslie

U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 1995. Bound in 3/4 blue boards with sage cloth spine with green lettering to spine. Dustwrapper shows minor wear to extremes. 273 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$12.00

Sidney Bechet

By Zammarchi, Fabrice

Paris: Filipacchi, 1989. Bound in white patterned boards, stamped in black with matching dust jacket. A great book on the Jazz musician with extensive discography. 147 pp. Loads of B&W pictures. Text in French. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$47.50

Overtime: The Jazz Photographs of Milt Hinton

By Hinton, Milt;Berger, David G.;Maxson, Holly

Petaluna, California, U.S.A.: Pomegranate, 1992. Bound in stiff orange patterned boards, stamped in black. Lacking the dust jacket. Previous owner's neat stamp and signature to half-title page. Front flap of dust jacket laid in. A great 164 pp. collection of photos of jazz artists by Mr. Hinton.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$24.50

Jazz Man - the Amazing Story of Ronnie Scott and His Club

By FORDHAM, John

London: Kyle Cathie, 1995. Bound in black glossy illustrated boards. This is the first Kyle Cathie printing (the original first edition was published nine years earlier). A scarce 198 pp. book on the life of the jazz musician. . First Edition Thus. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Claxography: The Art of Jazz Photography

By Claxton, William;Gavin, James

Kiel, Germany: Nieswand, 1995. Bound in gray boards, stamped in blue and gold. A handsome copy of this 132 pp. book of photographs of jazz musicians. Black and white photos throughout. Printed in Germany. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$65.00

Combo, USA: Eight Lives in Jazz
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Combo, USA: Eight Lives in Jazz

By BLESH, Rudi

Radnor, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Chilton Book Co, 1971. Closed tear to top of front panel of dust jacket. Overall, a tight, clean copy in respectable dust jacket. 240 pp. Vignettes of 8 Jazz Musicians, including Armstrong, Bechet, Teagarden, Lester Young, et al.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.

$16.00

New York Notes: A Journal of Jazz, 1972-1975
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New York Notes: A Journal of Jazz, 1972-1975

By BALLIETT, Whitney

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1976. Small store sticker on front flap of DW; 250pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.

$15.00

Victims of the Latest Dance Craze

By EADY, Cornelius

Chicago: Ommation Press, 1985. "Lamont Poetry Selection for 1985" with card laid-in; black & white illustrations; 52pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by MICKLEM, Susan.

$14.00

Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920's

By DOUGLAS, Ann

New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1995. Black and white plates; 606pp.. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$16.00

Don't the Moon Look Lonesome: A Novel in Blues and Swing
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Don't the Moon Look Lonesome: A Novel in Blues and Swing

By CROUCH, Stanley

New York: Pantheon Books, 2000. Author's first novel; 546pp. The book had good review when published. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$17.00

Rubout at the Onyx
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Rubout at the Onyx

By JEFFERS, H. Paul

New Haven: Ticknor & Fields, 1981. Jazz mystery; 178pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++.

$14.00

New Hot Discography: The Standard Directory of Recorded Jazz

By DELAUNAY, Charles

New York: Criterion Books, Inc., 1948. Edited by Walter E. Schaap & George Avakian; bound in black buckram, with faded lettering, sans DW; ex D.J. Harry Dumackus's copy w/notes, underlining, and some marginalia; 608pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG/No Jacket.

$22.00

Duke Ellington

By ULANOV, Barry

New York: Creative Age Press, Inc., 1946. Bound in black cloth, sans DW; black & white plates; previous owners name and date on ffep. and some pencil marginalia; 322pp.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.

$16.00

Shining Trumpets: A History of Jazz

By BLESH, Rudi

New York: Knopf, 1946. Bound in yellow, decorated cloth, sans DW; black & white plates; musical examples, as referred to in the text; previous owners name and date penned on ffep., and some marginalia; 361+ pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.

$17.00

The Story of Jazz

By HARRIS, Rex

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1960. "The Listener's Music Library"; foreword by Thomas K. Scherman; afterword and discography by Sheldon Meyer; 280pp. A tight, clean copy.. Reprint. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

$17.50

They All Came To See Me.*... *Willie Restum of Allentown, Pa., That is!

By RESTUM, Willie

Allentown, PA: ???, 1986. "As told to Paul Willistein"; Celebrity pictures from the '40s, '50s, and '60s; Black & white photos; sticker residue on back cover132pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

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