Jazz: A History

By: TIRRO, Frank

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


A wide-ranging guide to the history of jazz, with plenty of photos of artists and instruments, illustrations and musical notations. The author traces jazz from its origins in Africa and America through 20th century stalwarts such as John Coltrane or Benny Goodman. --- In full purple cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt to spine. Jacket features image of a jazz band in action. --- A clean, tightly-bound and bright copy; but with a hint of sunning to edges of cloth. Unclipped jacket with 2-inch tear to top front edge, else intact and bright and protected in clear removable mylar wrapper.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xxi, 457 pages

Title: Jazz: A History

Author Name: TIRRO, Frank

Categories: >>Music & Performing Arts,

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1977

ISBN Number: 0393021947

ISBN Number 13: 9780393021943

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 82592