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  1. The Kingdom of Swing.
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    The Kingdom of Swing.

    First Edition. Signed by Goodman on the front free endpaper. This was just the second autobiography of an American jazz musician to be published, Louis Armstrong's Swing That Music had appeared in 1936), and it was written in collaboration with the esteemed classical music critic, Irving Kolodin, whose participation, as Goodman biographer Ross Firestone suggests, "assur(ed) that the project would have a certain quality and be taken seriously as something more than mere public relations flackery. Learn More
    £1,250

    Date of Publication: 1939

    Published: Harrisburg, PA

    Stock Code: 74125

    Signed: Yes

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