Eubie Blake By Al Rose [SIGNED] [SOLD]
Eubie Blake By Al Rose [SIGNED]  [SOLD]
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Schirmer, New York, 1979, First Edition, First Printing, with complete number line. SIGNED in black ink to the half title page, by Eubie Blake, and characteristically inscribed “ To Rude [sic], Luuuv, Eubie Blake”, from the estate of jazz collector and discographer, the late, Rudi Dorn. Rose's warm and informed biography relies on countless hours of taped interviews with Eubie who was still flourishing and performing at ninety six when the book was published! Blake was a central and pioneering figure in the rise of black entertainment and in fact his extraordinary long life and career spans much of the history of American popular musical culture. About fine in brown cloth, in a very good++ dust jacket, light wear to spine ends, fore corners and panel edges, now in mylar sleeve. Increasingly uncommon signed copy in very nice condition. J1761

Eubie Blake By Al Rose [SIGNED]  [SOLD]
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Eubie Blake By Al Rose [SIGNED]  [SOLD]
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Eubie Blake By Al Rose [SIGNED]  [SOLD]
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Eubie Blake By Al Rose [SIGNED]  [SOLD]
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Eubie Blake By Al Rose [SIGNED]  [SOLD]
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