THE WORLD OF DUKE ELLINGTON
First American Edition
Charles Scribner's Sons [New York]
8vo (311 pages, illustrated (with photographs)
Hardcover (with Dust Jacket) [Black & Blue cloth]
A wide-ranging, richly illustrated oral history of Ellington's career, the first in an illustrious series assembled by this eminent jazz critic and journalist. This is a very good copy of the First American edition, in dust jacket. Contents fine, with an ink gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Laid-in is an original press release for the book.