Title ESSAYS ON JAZZ
Book Condition Very faint offsetting to endsheets, black tape applied to copyright page by publisher for overseas sales, else fine in caramel boards with gilt spine lettering; in a price-clipped, mildly rubbed, faintly age-toned illustrated dust jacket.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher London: Sidgwick and Jackson, (1961).
Seller ID 46133.00
Collection of James's incisive and eloquent pieces, many of which first saw print in the pages of JAZZ MONTHLY, on such topics as improvisation, Billie Holiday, Lester Young, King Oliver, Bix Beiderbecke, Oscar Peterson, Johnny Hodges, and Duke Ellington.
Jazz and Blues. Music. Essays.