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Turner, Frederick W.

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ISBN 10: 1582432651 / ISBN 13: 9781582432656
Published by Counterpoint, 2003
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Title: 1929

Publisher: Counterpoint

Publication Date: 2003

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Printing.

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Celebrated jazz artist Bix Beiderbecke recounts his early jams at the Caponed-controlled Blue Lantern Casino, grueling cross-country tours with Paul Whiteman's "Symphonic Jazz" orchestra, disastrous efforts to make a first all-color talkie musical, experiences during the stock market crash, and dying attempt to audit his life's work. A first novel. 50,000 first printing.

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Frederick Turner is the author of seven books of nonfiction and the editor of three others. His literary journalism has appeared in numerous national and international publications. The recipient of awards from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation, he is currently at work on a new novel and a new nonfiction book. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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