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SIGNED BY “SATCHMO” AND VELMA MIDDLETON

(ARMSTRONG, Louis). (MIDDLETON, Velma). Document signed (concert program). No place, no date [1957].

Vintage concert program booklet, illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, signed in green ink on the front cover “Satchmo, Louis Armstrong,” further signed by singer Velma Middleton at her photograph. $1650.

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JAZZ VISUALLY ECHOES THE MUSIC ITSELF”

VAN DER ELSKEN, Ed. Jazz. Amsterdam, 1959.

First edition, Dutch issue, a “gem of a book” (Parr & Badger), with over 100 rich, velvety photogravures of jazz greats, including Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie and Sarah Vaughan. $1500.

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FIRST EDITION OF HANDY'S BLUES, A JAZZ ANTHOLOGY, INSCRIBED BY HIM IN THE YEAR OF PUBLICATION

HANDY, W.C., editor. Blues. New York, 1926.

First edition of this classic jazz anthology featuring text as well as piano/vocal parts, inscribed in the year of publication: "To Miss Lydia G. Fraser, with best wishes, W.C. Handy. 5-10-'26." $1500.

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SCARCE DISCOGRAPHY OF EARLY JAZZ RECORDINGS

RUST, Brian. Jazz Records A-Z, 1897-1931. Middlesex, England, 1961.

Scarce first edition of Brian Rust’s classic jazz record discography, “the definitive guide to 78 rpm records,” which includes blues recordings not listed in later editions. $950.00$665.00

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BEAUTIFUL POSTER-SIZE PHOTOGRAVURE OF ELLA FITZGERALD, INSCRIBED BY ACCLAIMED PHOTOGRAPHER WILLIAM GOTTLIEB

GOTTLIEB, William P. Photograph inscribed. New York, 1998.

Poster-size black-and-white photogravure of Ella Fitzgerald singing as Dizzy Gillespie looks on, an image from William Gottlieb’s critically acclaimed The Golden Age of Jazz, inscribed below the caption: “to Joel from Bill Gottlieb.” $850.

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