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  1. Jazz Country.
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    Jazz Country.

    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the half-title, "For Joya, Best, Nat Hentoff". Jazz Country was the first novel by renowned music critic and columnist Nat Hentoff, and is rare signed, especially in such lovely condition. Learn More
    £975

    Date of Publication: 1965

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 85728

    Signed: Yes

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  2. The First Freedom.
    signed

    The First Freedom.

    The Tumultuous History of Free Speech in America.
    First edition. This copy inscribed to John Lewis of the Modern Jazz Quartet on the half-title; "For John, with great affection, Nat." In his liner notes for the MJQ Complete Prestige and Pablo Recordings, Hentoff described how, "The MJQ combined centuries of the blues with the knowledge of how careful form can make improvisation more meaningful - the blending of four individuals into a whole that expresses each one. Learn More
    £125

    Date of Publication: 1980

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 81919

    Signed: Yes

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