They all Played Ragtime :The True Story of an American Music: Blesh, Rudi and Harriet Janis They all Played Ragtime :The True Story of an American Music: Blesh, Rudi and Harriet Janis

They all Played Ragtime :The True Story of an American Music

Blesh, Rudi and Harriet Janis

Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1950
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From The Ridge Books (Calhoun, GA, U.S.A.)

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Slate gray boards with gilt tile on spine. Book has very light edge and corner wear with some aging on foredges and endpapers. Overall square and securely bound. Signed with gift inscription by former owners (Don Southgate and Tena (? ) Achilles) to Jerry Kelley, who has also signed. Basic work on ragtime by well-known musicologist Blesh. Signed and inscribed by Blesh and Janis on the title page with the date, 1950. The signatures other than the two authors are supposed to be associated but so far I cannot determine the association. ; B&W Photographs + Musical Notation; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 338 + Index pages; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 9669

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Title: They all Played Ragtime :The True Story of ...

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1950

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good+

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition; First Printing.

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