Dizzy Gillespie: The Bebop Years 1937-1952 By Ken Vail
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Dizzy Gillespie: The Bebop Years 1937-1952 By Ken Vail
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Vail Publishing, Cambridge, 2000, First Edition, First Printing, large format paperback, predates the Scarecrow Press edition by three years, signed and inscribed on the title page by the author. First in a series of delightful "Jazz Itineraries" by the esteemed British jazz historian. Lavishly illustrated with photographs, newspaper extracts, record and performance reviews and posters, Vail chronicles Diz's life and career from the birth of bebop, through the demise of his big band, to his departure for France in 1952. Perfect bound in original pictorial card wraps, touch of wear and creasing to spine, lightly rubbed, otherwise near fine, tight, unmarked. Very nice signed copy, uncommon first edition. J1062

Dizzy Gillespie: The Bebop Years 1937-1952 By Ken Vail
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Dizzy Gillespie: The Bebop Years 1937-1952 By Ken Vail
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Dizzy Gillespie: The Bebop Years 1937-1952 By Ken Vail
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Dizzy Gillespie: The Bebop Years 1937-1952 By Ken Vail
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Dizzy Gillespie: The Bebop Years 1937-1952 By Ken Vail
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