Night Creature: A Journal Of Jazz, 1975-1980 By Whitney Balliett [SIGNED]
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Night Creature: A Journal Of Jazz, 1975-1980 By Whitney Balliett [SIGNED]
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Oxford University Press, New York, 1981, First Printing with complete number line. Warmly inscribed, SIGNED and dated in year of publication, at the ffep, For X and Y, without whose roof... Whitney Balliett, Weeset Point 1981". The tenth book by one of the finest of all jazz writers, a continuation of his New York Notes, this is a collection of musicians' profiles, reviews of New York concerts, festivals and recordings between 1975-1980. In mustard cloth boards, slight compression to spine ends, light spotting to text block and endpapers, else near fine, tight, unmarked. In a very good++, unclipped dust jacket, touch of wear to panel edges and extremities, flaps are lightly creased, light shelf wear, short closed tear to rear panel at bottom flap corner. Uncommon signed copy, Balliett was apparently a very diffident man which may help to explain the current scarcity of signed copies of his wonderful jazz essay collections. J1476

Night Creature: A Journal Of Jazz, 1975-1980 By Whitney Balliett [SIGNED]
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Night Creature: A Journal Of Jazz, 1975-1980 By Whitney Balliett [SIGNED]
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Night Creature: A Journal Of Jazz, 1975-1980 By Whitney Balliett [SIGNED]
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Night Creature: A Journal Of Jazz, 1975-1980 By Whitney Balliett [SIGNED]
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Night Creature: A Journal Of Jazz, 1975-1980 By Whitney Balliett [SIGNED]
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