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The Life and Times of a Saloon Singer

Short, Bobby

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ISBN 10: 0517595648 / ISBN 13: 9780517595640
Published by Clarkson Potter, New York, 1995
Condition: Very Good Plus Hardcover
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in 1973, bobby did public television special. also singing that show was the magnificent mabel mercer, also performing another singer, dene mustin. this copy of the book was inscribed by mr short to miss mustin. aninteresting collectors item for a serious short fan. included is an interesting letter from bobby to dene from 1974. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 011689

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Title: The Life and Times of a Saloon Singer

Publisher: Clarkson Potter, New York

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good Plus

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Edition: First Edition.

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They call Bobby Short the quintessential New Yorker, the Astaire of saloon singers, an international icon of style and glamour. As he enters into his 27th year at the Hotel Carlyle in New York City, Short shares his life story with his fans in a memoir that is as entertaining as any live performance given by this charming musical legend. Black-and-white photographs.

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