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Bass Line; The Stories And Photographs Of Milt Hinton - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Hinton, Milt & David Berger

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1988
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
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First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
ISBN
9780877225188
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$2,750.00

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Philadelphia: Temple University Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1988. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Cloth. 0877225184 . A just about fine first edition in a little edge worn dust jacket with a couple of smaller tears. Signed by Milt "Judge" Hinton and dedicated to fellow jazz musician Arthur "Bud" Klauser. As evidenced with a… Read more
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Since Then: How I Survived Everything and Lived to Tell about It - 1st Edition/1st Printng

by Crosby, David and Carl Gottlieb

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
2006
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780399153815
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$30.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0399153810 . A Fine first edition/first printing housed in an almost Fine dust-jacket that is lightly worn from life on a shelf; 293 pages .
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He Is... I Say: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Neil Diamond - 1st Edition/1st Printng

by Wild, David

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
2008
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780306817847
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$34.00

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[s. I. ]: Da Capo Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2008. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0306817845 . A handsome first printing of the first edition in Fine condition housed in a Near Fine dust-jacket that has a worn price sticker on the upper front corner; 203 pages .
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Talking Jazz -1st US Edition/1st Printing

by Jones, Max

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st US Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780393024944
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$30.00

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New York And London: W. W. Norton & Company. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. 1st US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0393024946 . First American edition/first printing in Near Fine condition in like dust-jacket, minor edgewear; B & W Photographs; 293 pages .
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Life Is A Gift: The Zen Of Bennett - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Bennett, Tony

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Published
2012
Condition
As New in As New dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
ISBN
9780062207067
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$65.00

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New York: Harper. As New in As New dust jacket. 2012. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0062207067 . A most attractive first printing of the first edition in unread As New condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED by author and singer legend Tony Bennett; Age 85 at the time of publication, American music icon Anthony… Read more
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Bog-Trotter: An Autobiography With Lyrics - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Previn, Dory

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780297777731
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$25.00

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New York: Doubleday & Company. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0297777734 . An attractive first edition/first printing in Very Good+ condition, remainder spray to bottom edge. In Near Fine dust-jacket with minor closed tears; ; B & W Drawings; 383, [1] pages .
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Tom Jones: Close Up - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

by Ellis, Lucy, and Bryony Sutherland

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
[2000]
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
1st US Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780711975491
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$30.00

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London, New York, and Sydney: Omnibus Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. [2000]. 1st US Edition; First Printing. Cloth. 0711975493 . A bright first American edition/first printing in Fine condition in Very Good+ dust-jacket with light edgewear; 390 pages .
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Classical Composers: an Illustrayed History

by Gammond, Peter

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1999
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9781858334141
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$19.00

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New York: CLB. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1999. Paperback. 1858334144 . Fine edition in Near Fine dustjacket with some mild wear; ; Color Illustrations; 208 pages .
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Learning To Sing: Hearing The Music In Your Life - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Aiken, Clay; Allison Glock

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
2004
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
ISBN
9781400063925
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$79.00

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New York: Random House Inc. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 1400063922 . First edition, first printing in about Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. Signed by author and singer Clay Aiken directly on the title page; Clay details what his success meant to him and reviews his life before… Read more
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$79.00
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My Own Story - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing

by Pavarotti, Luciano with William Wright

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st UK Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
ISBN
9780283987632
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$320.00

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London: Sidgwick & Jackson. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1981. 1st UK Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0283987634 . A handsome first UK edition/first printing following the US edition published by Doubleday in the same year in about Fine condition, lightly bumped boards in Fine dust-wrapper. SIGNED by author and singer Luciano Pavarotti directly… Read more
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My Own Story - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing

by Pavarotti, Luciano with William Wright

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st UK Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
ISBN
9780283987632
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$320.00

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London: Sidgwick & Jackson. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1981. 1st UK Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0283987634 . A handsome first UK edition/first printing following the US edition published by Doubleday in the same year, page edges showing light foxing, else unread Fine in alike dust-jacket. SIGNED and dated "83" by author and … Read more
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My Own Story - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing

by Pavarotti, Luciano with William Wright

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
1st UK Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780283987632
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$44.00

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London: Sidgwick & Jackson. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. 1st UK Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0283987634 . First UK edition/first printing following the US edition published by Doubleday in the same year, Very Good condition with page edges lightly foxed and soiled in alike dust-jacket with tape repair to back; Not since the legendary… Read more
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My World - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Pavarotti, Luciano with William Wright

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
c1995
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
ISBN
9780517700273
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$540.00

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New York: Crown Publishers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. c1995. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. 1/4 Cloth. 0517700271 . A handsome first edition/first printing, corners lightly bumped, else in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. SIGNED and dated "95" by author and singer Luciano Pavarotti directly on the title page; Pavarotti introduces the key venues… Read more
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The Complete Operas Of Verdi - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

by Osborne, Charles

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
1st US Edition; First Printing
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1970. 1st US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First American edition/first printing in Very Good condition, sunned at spine caps; in Very Good-, slightly sunned/chipped dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by… Read more
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Understanding Toscanini - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Horowitz, Joseph

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780394529189
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1987. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0394529189 . First edition/first printing in Very Good+ sunned condition, seemingly unread; in Good+, lightly scuffed/soiled dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small… Read more
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From The Steeples And Mountains: A Study Of Charles Ives - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Wooldridge, David

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780394481104
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1974. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. 0394481100 . First edition/first printing in Near Fine, seemingly unread condition in alike, spine-sunned dust-jacket, small chip to front panel. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced… Read more
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One-Trick Pony - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Simon, Paul

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1980
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780394513812
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0394513819 . First edition/first printing in about Fine condition, lightly sunning, in alike dust-jacket, traces of toning to edges. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her… Read more
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One-Trick Pony - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Simon, Paul

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780394739618
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Near Fine. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0394739612 . First edition/first printing in Near Fine condition, spine lightly sunned. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on front paste down;… Read more
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Stravinsky - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Stravinsky, Igor [; Robert Craft, editor]

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780394518701
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket. 1982. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. 0394518705 . First edition/first printing, in Very Good+ condition with slightly cocked spine, in Near Fine dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small… Read more
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Cosima Wagner's Diaries: Volume I 1869-1877 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Wagner, Cosima [; Martin Gregor-Dellin and Dietrich Mack, editors]

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Books Tell You Why, Inc.
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780151226351
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$35.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. 0151226350 . First edition/first printing, in Near Fine condition with edge wear and sunning to caps and top edge in alike dust-jacket with little rubbing and chips along edges. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of… Read more
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