(Anthology of Jazz Fiction)... foreword by Charles Delaunay.Spearman Publishers Ltd., London ,  Stock Code: 97225
NotesFirst edition, first impression, with the neat "Made in Great Britain" stamp on the foot of title. A scarce jazz book, published in conjunction with the American Jazz Society and issued as number 1 in the series. The foreword is by the acclaimed French jazz critic Charles Delaunay and the photographs are by one of the great jazz photographers, William Gottlieb; the portraits in Jazz Parody are among the best known and most widely reproduced in jazz history and include Billie Holiday, Earl Hines, Leadbelly and Django Reinhardt.
Octavo. Original grey boards, red paper spine, letter in red on front board. With the dust jacket.
8 photographic portraits by William Gottlieb.
Back panel of jacket lightly soiled, a few chips to extremities. An excellent copy.
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