Stomping The Blues By Albert Murray [SIGNED] [SOLD]
Stomping The Blues By Albert Murray  [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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McGraw Hill, New York, 1976, First Edition, SIGNED and inscribed by the author at the title page. An impassioned, flamboyant, and unique jazz 'history', essential to every jazz and blues library, by the eminent African American novelist, biographer, jazz and cultural critic. The book is the apex of Albert Murray's writings on jazz, his life-long preoccupation with its growth from blues-based folk art to a high art, "stylized into aesthetic statement"; beautifully produced and illustrated with b & w photographs, vintage record covers and vintage broadsides. In decorative gilt blue cloth, fine, in a like dust jacket, unclipped, minimal shelf wear, in mylar sleeve, errata card laid in. Uncommon signed copy of a classic jazz book. J1730

Stomping The Blues By Albert Murray  [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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Stomping The Blues By Albert Murray  [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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Stomping The Blues By Albert Murray  [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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Stomping The Blues By Albert Murray  [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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