Search results for: 'BECKE, A. F'
BECKE, A. F. The Royal Regiment of Artillery at Le Cateau, Wednesday, 26th August 1914.
Woolwich : January 1919First edition, first impression, 2nd Corps commander Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien's copy, with his ownership inscription in blue pencil to the front board and his annotations to some 20 pages, of this extremely detailed stage-by-stage account of the first major action of the British Expedition Force (BEF) in the First World War, the action on which Smith-Dorrien's... Learn More£2,250.00
Stock Code: 120865
BEIDERBECKE, Bix.) BERTON, Ralph. Remembering Bix.
New York : 1974First edition. This copy inscribed on the front free endpaper; "For my dear old friends Jerry & Claire may you enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it! Ralph Berton." Berton knew Beiderbecke, and idolized him, as a child, and the book is very much a personal memoir of the era, as well as a personal view of the man and his music. And none the worse... Learn More£95.00
Stock Code: 48935
(BEIDERBECKE, Bix.) SUDHALTER, Richard M., & Philip R. Evans with William Dean-Myatt. Bix. Man & Legend.
New Rochelle, NY : 1974First edition. In his obituary of Sudhalter in the Washington Post, Terry Teachout described this book as the "first jazz biography written to the standards of a serious study of a classical composer or other major historical figure." Uncommon, and important. Learn More£65.00
Stock Code: 81501