Personalities Books
We are delighted to have a fine collection of books on and about personalities which include Vaudeville, Broadway, Florence Foster Jenkins, Sarah Bernhardt, John Gielgud, Yvette Guilbert, Falcon, Lily Langtry, Sascha Guitry, Joseph Jefferson, Marie Tempest, Sol Hurok, Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Cole Porter, Vincent Youmans, Irving Berlin, Gershwin, Novello, Kern, Victor Herbert, Paul Whiteman, Mantovanni, Tallulah Bankhead, Dame Edna Everedge (Autographed), Ethel Waters, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, Harry Lauder, Helen Morgan, Sophie Tucker (Autographed), Ethel Merman, Gertrude Lawrence, Marlene Dietrich, Rudy Vallée, Lawrence Tibbett, and many more!

Jazz Records   (Brian Rust)      (0870004042)
Regular price: $175.00
Sale price: $87.50
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B0173
The Complete Entertainment Discography   (Brian Rust)   (0870001507)
Regular price: $79.90
Sale price: $39.95
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B0957
The Victor Master Book, Vol. II    (Brian Rust)
Regular price: $149.90
Sale price: $74.95
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0773
Look for the Dog    (Robert W. Baumbach)     0-9606466-0-4
$59.90
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B1657
The Music Goes Round    (F.W. Gaisberg)    (First Edition)
Regular price: $189.90
Sale price: $94.95
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B1686
A Matter of Records - Fred Gaisberg  (Moore)  0-8008-5176-5
$29.90
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B1750
Complete Encyclopedia of Popular Music and Jazz, 1900-1950.  (Roger D. Kinkle)  - 0870002295
Regular price: $59.90
Sale price: $29.95
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B0132
Jazz:  New Orleans 1885-1963    (Samuel B. Charters)
Regular price: $39.90
Sale price: $19.95
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B1577
Jazz Masters in Transition, 1957-69   (Martin Williams)
Regular price: $39.90
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B1503
Jazz Masters of the Thirties    (Rex Stewart)
Regular price: $99.90
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B1574
Jazz Masters of the Forties     (Ira  Gitler)
Regular price: $29.90
Sale price: $14.95
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B1575
Guide to Long Play Jazz Records   (Frederic  Ramsey)
Regular price: $19.90
Sale price: $9.95
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B1572
Jazz:  Its Evolution and Essence     (Andre Hodeir)
Regular price: $39.90
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B1578
Jazz  -  A History    (Samuel B. Charters & Leonard Kunstadt)
Regular price: $19.90
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B1576
John Hammond on Record     (0671400037 )
Regular price: $39.90
Sale price: $19.95
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B1513
American Stage Performers Discography    (Allan Sutton)    (9780977273560)
$68.90
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B0123
A Phonograph in Every Home   (Allan Sutton)   (9780982559529)
$39.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0276
Iconography Recorded Sound  (Michael G. Corenthal)    9780318215655
$29.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0829
The Victor Master Book, Vol. II    (Brian Rust)
Regular price: $149.90
Sale price: $74.95
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0773
Victor Green, Blue & Purple Labels   (John R. Bolig)     9780977273522
Regular price: $195.00
Sale price: $97.50
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0105
Victor Black Label Discography, Vol. IV     (John R. Bolig)     (9780985200480)
$79.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0756
Victor Black Label Discography, Vol. III    (John R. Bolig)    (9780982559512)
$79.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0284
Victor Black Label Discography, Vol. I      (John R. Bolig)       9780977273577
Regular price: $99.90
Sale price: $49.95
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0129
Vertical-cut Cylinders and Discs    (Girard & Barnes)
$89.90
Availability: Usually ships the next business day
B0148
Berliner Gramophone Records   (Paul Charosh)   (9780985200411)
$49.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0739
Edison Discography   (Raymond R. Wile)     (9780977273584)
$125.00
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0131
American Record Corporation   (Allan Sutton)    (9780985200435)
$29.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0748
The Vocalion Discography  (as Windows CD-ROM)   (Allan Sutton)    (9780982559543)
$39.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0288
Florence!  Foster!!  Jenkins!!!    (Darryl W. Bullock)
$29.90
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B1863
Sol Hurok  -  The Last Impresario   (Harlow Robinson)     9780670825295
$23.90
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B0051
Cast of One       (John S. Gentile)         0-252-01584-3
$29.90
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B0075
Lexikon der Juden in der Musik    (Stengel & Gerigk)
$125.00
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B1857
Visiting Cards of Prima Donnas     (F. C. Schang)
$39.90
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B1843
Will Rogers, His Wife's Story    (BETTY  ROGERS)
$39.90
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B1565
Will Rogers      (BETTY  ROGERS)
$39.90
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B1566
Will Rogers       (P.  J.  O'BRIEN)
$49.90
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B1567
Les Deshabilles au Theatre    (Montorgueil & Henri Boutet)
$159.90
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B1747
Chansons sans Gene   (Leon Xanrof;  T. Saint-Maurice)
$79.90
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B0951
Cornelie Falcon    (Charles Bouvet)
$89.90
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B0927
Columbia Concerts Corporation,  Artists Almanac, 1932-33
$79.90
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B1642
Vagabond Dreams Come True     (RUDY  VALLEE)
$29.90
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B1593
Rudy Vallee Discography    (Larry F. Kiner)   0-313-24512-6
$29.90
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B1741
Lawrence Tibbett - Dear Rogue  (Weinstat & Wechsler)   9781574670080
$19.90
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B0015
Lawrence Tibbett      (Andrew Farkas)          9780931340178
$19.90
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B0050
The Glory Road                (Lawrence Tibbett)           0-405-09711-5
$39.90
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B0071
Roland Hayes Singing For All People (Hayden) 0-924234-03-2
$39.90
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B1617
Angel Mo' and Her Son,  Roland Hayes    (MacKinley Helm)
$29.90
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B1218
Lost Chords   (Richard M. Sudhalter)     0-19-505585-3
$29.90
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B1614
American Vaudeville     (Charles W. Stein)     0-394-53743-2
$23.90
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B0061
Popular Music of the Twenties   (Ronald Pearsall)    0874717477
$19.90
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B0839
Here's to the Friars      (Joey Adams)       517-52788-X
$9.90
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B0850
They all had Glamour      (Edward B. Marks)
$9.90
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B0851
How to Sing a Song       (Yvette Guilbert)
$39.90
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B1207
That was Yvette   [Yvette Guilbert]    (Bettina Knapp & Myra Chipman)
$29.90
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B1208
A Minstrel in France   (HARRY LAUDER)
$14.90
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B1506
Roamin' in the Gloamin'    (HARRY LAUDER)
$39.90
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B1508
Between You and Me    (HARRY LAUDER)
$19.90
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B1507
The Prince and the Lily  [Langtry]   (JAMES BROUGH)
$29.90
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B1509
The Autobiography of Joseph Jefferson
$49.90
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B1510
How To Grow Old Disgracefully  (GINGOLD) ( 0-312-02220-4)
$29.90
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B1193
Sirens Should be Seen and Not Heard    (GINGOLD)
$39.90
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B1518
My Own Unaided Work    (HERMIONE  GINGOLD)
$39.90
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B1563
Marie Tempest   (HECTOR  BOLITHO)
$29.90
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B1589
Some of These Days     (SOPHIE  TUCKER)
$19.90
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B1590
Some of These Days    (SOPHIE  TUCKER)   -  Autographed
$39.90
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B1591
Peter Ustinov   (HERBERT  GEOFFREY  WILLANS)
$39.90
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B1548
William Grant Still  (Robert Bartlett Haas, Ed.) 0-87685-149-9
$29.90
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B1616
The Fifth String    (John Philip Sousa)   (0-87666-623-3)
$13.90
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B0579
John Philip Sousa    (Paul E. Bierley)    (0-13-823534-1)
$39.90
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B0580
The Fifth String      (John Philip Sousa)
$49.90
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B0710
The Fifth String      (John Philip Sousa)
$29.90
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B0711
It Ain't Necessarily So    (Larry Adler)     (0-394-55757-3)
$19.90
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B1003
Barnum &  Lind     (WARE  &  LOCKARD)     (0-8071-0687-9)
$29.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1289
If Memory Serves  -  Memoirs   (SACHA GUITRY)
$19.90
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B1514
Sacha Guitry:   The Last Boulevardier    (James Harding)
$13.90
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B1515
The Gypsy in my Soul  -  Jose Greco    ( 0-385-11504-0)
$29.90
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B1516
Julia Marlowe    (CHARLES  EDWARD  RUSSELL)
$39.90
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B1560
L'Art du Theatre    (SARAH  BERNHARDT)
$39.90
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B1534
The Fabulous Life of Sarah Bernhardt    (LOUIS VERNEUIL)
$29.90
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B1535
The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt     (0-672-52355-8 )
$29.90
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B1536
The Real Sarah Bernhardt    (BASIL  WOON)
$29.90
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B1537
Sarah Bernhardt    (RICHARDSON)      (0-399-11887-X )
$29.90
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B1538
Early Stages   [Autobiography]   (JOHN  GIELGUD)
$19.90
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B1519
Early Stages  [Revised Edition]    (JOHN GIELGUD)
$19.90
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B1520
An Actor and His Time   (JOHN GIELGUD)    (0-517-541793)
$19.90
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B1521
John Gielgud   (RONALD HAYMAN)     (0-394-46486-9)
$13.90
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B1522
Encore   [Autobiography]      (DANIEL FROHMAN)
$39.90
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B1523
The Fabulous Fanny Brice   (NORMAN  KATKOV)
$19.90
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B1528
La Dugazon   (HUGUES & ALFRED LeROUX)
$49.90
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B1541
Blue Angel  -  Marlene Dietrich  (SPOTO)    (0-385-42553-8 )
$29.90
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B1543
Helen Morgan    (GILBERT MAXWELL)    (0-8015-4526-9 )
$29.90
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B1555
Memories of Ninety Years   (HENRY MUNROE ROGERS)
$39.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1557
Other Side of Ethel Mertz    (VANCE)    (1-879198-26-6)
$39.90
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B1558
Who Could Ask for Anything More?     (ETHEL  MERMAN)
$39.90
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B1561
Gertrude Lawrence   (MORLEY)    (0-07-043149-3 )
$29.90
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B1505
A Star Danced     (GERTRUDE  LAWRENCE)
$29.90
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B1562
My Rendezvous with Life     (MARY  PICKFORD)
$49.90
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B1564
Fiddler's Luck     (Robert Haven Schauffler)
$49.90
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B1579
Tallulah,  My Autobiography     (TALLULAH  BANKHEAD)
$29.90
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B1586
Tallulah, Darling of the Gods    (TUNNEY)    (0-525-21395-3 )
$19.90
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B1587
Tallulah    (BRENDAN  GILL)      (0-03-001026-8 )
$39.90
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B1588
Anna Russell  -  I'm not making this up    (0-8264-0364-6)
$19.90
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B0157
My Gorgeous Life (DAME EDNA  EVERAGE) (0-333-49241-2)
$43.90
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B1546
Dame Edna Everage   (John Barry Humphries)   (John Lahr)    ( 0-374-13456-1 )
$39.90
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B1547
Dreams Money Can Buy [Holman] (Bradshaw) (0-688-01158-6)
$29.90
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B1512
His Eye is on the Sparrow   (ETHEL  WATERS)
$19.90
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B1594
I Touched a Sparrow    (TWILA  KNAACK)   (0-8499-2849-4)
$19.90
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B1595
The Cole Porter Story    (RICHARD G. HUBLER)
$29.90
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B1553
Cole Porter     (CHARLES SCHWARTZ)     (0-8037-1464-5)
$29.90
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B1554
The Story of Irving Berlin   (Woollcott)   (0-306-76145-9)
$69.90
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B0323
As Thousands Cheer - Berlin   (Bergreen)   (0-670-81874-7)
$24.90
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B0324
The Story of George Gershwin    (David Ewen)
$16.90
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B0398
George Gershwin, A Study in American Music   (Goldberg)
$99.90
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B0399
The Memory of All That   (Gershwin)     (Joan Peyser)
$16.90
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B0400
The Gershwins     (Kimball &  Simon)     (0-517-165945)
$29.90
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B0401
Gilbert and Sullivan, A Biography    (Hesketh Pearson)
$9.90
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B0402
Gilbert and Sullivan  -  The Savoy Operas   (A.H. Godwin)
$19.90
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B0403
A Gilbert & Sullivan Dictionary    (George E. Dunn, Ed.)
$19.90
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B0404
The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan     (Isaac Goldberg)
$19.90
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B0405
The Complete Plays of Gilbert and Sullivan
$19.90
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B0406
Ivor Novello  -  Man of the Theatre   (PETER NOBLE)
$29.90
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B1540
Melodie eines Lebens ein Komponist     (Robert Stolz)
$19.90
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B0582
Victor Herbert    (Joseph Kaye)
$22.90
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B0424
The World of Jerome Kern    (David Ewen)
$19.90
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B0434
Jerome Kern    (Gerald Bordman)     (0-19-502649-7)
$16.90
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B0435
Jerome Kern    (Michael Freedland)     (0-8128-2776-7)
$16.90
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B0436
Maria   (MARIA von TRAPP)
$13.90
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B1463
Mantovani and his Concert Orchestra  [9th Touring Booklet]
$19.90
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B1475
Cancan and Barcarolle - Offenbach     (Moss &  Marvel)
$9.90
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B0505
Orpheus in Paris, Offenbach     (S. Kracauer)
$19.90
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B0507
Rodgers and Hammerstein Fact Book  (Wolfe)
$49.90
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B0538
Richard Rodgers       (David Ewen)
$22.90
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B0539
Musical Stages   (Richard Rodgers)    (0-394-47956-8)
$19.90
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B0537
Records for the Millions   (PAUL  WHITEMAN)
$19.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1596
A Paul Whiteman Chronology    (CARL  JOHNSON)
$19.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1597
Vincent Youmans   (GERALD  BORDMAN)   (0-19-503026-5)
$29.90
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B1598
Wine, Women and Words     (BILLY ROSE)
$39.90
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B1559
George Gershwin    (Charles Schwartz)     (09-11772-59 )
$49.90
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B1571
Scott Joplin   (Haskins &  Benson)     0-385-11155-x
$13.90
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B1663
Duke Ellington   (BARRY ULANOV)    (0-306-70727-6 )
$49.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1525
Who's Who of Jazz   (John Chilton)
Regular price: $19.90
Sale price: $9.95
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1504
Jelly Roll Morton   (SAMUEL CHARTERS)   (0-7145-2805-6 )
$29.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1569
Bessie    (CHRIS  ALBERTSON)    (0-8128-1700-1)
$19.90
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B1583
Ella Fitzgerald   (STUART NICHOLSON)    (0-684-19699-9 )
$39.90
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B1524
The Music of Light     (CAMERON)     (0-684-82409-4)
$29.00
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B1568
Patti Smith     (BOCKRIS  &  BAYLEY)     (0-684-82363-2 )
$29.90
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B1584
The Good Life   (TONY BENNETT)    (0-671-02469-8 )
$29.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B1539
Iconography Recorded Sound  (Michael G. Corenthal)    9780318215655
$29.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0829
The Victor Master Book, Vol. II    (Brian Rust)
Regular price: $149.90
Sale price: $74.95
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0773
Victor Green, Blue & Purple Labels   (John R. Bolig)     9780977273522
Regular price: $195.00
Sale price: $97.50
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0105
Victor Black Label Discography, Vol. IV     (John R. Bolig)     (9780985200480)
$79.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0756
Victor Black Label Discography, Vol. III    (John R. Bolig)    (9780982559512)
$79.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0284
Victor Black Label Discography, Vol. I      (John R. Bolig)       9780977273577
Regular price: $99.90
Sale price: $49.95
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0129
Vertical-cut Cylinders and Discs    (Girard & Barnes)
$89.90
Availability: Usually ships the next business day
B0148
Berliner Gramophone Records   (Paul Charosh)   (9780985200411)
$49.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0739
Edison Discography   (Raymond R. Wile)     (9780977273584)
$125.00
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0131
American Record Corporation   (Allan Sutton)    (9780985200435)
$29.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0748
The Vocalion Discography  (as Windows CD-ROM)   (Allan Sutton)    (9780982559543)
$39.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0288
A Phonograph in Every Home   (Allan Sutton)   (9780982559529)
$39.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0276
Paramount's Rise & Fall   (van der Tuuk)   (9780985200428)
$39.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0133
Musiques Cubains   (Francois-Xavier Gomez)     29782277302797
$9.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0907
Year of the Pearl    (David Hapgood)     0679411658
$9.90
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
B0998