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Mister, I Am The Band Buddy Rich His Life and Travels

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Product description

Hardback with dustjacket. Cream coloured boards with gilt writing to the front and spine. There is a very faint ripple to the page edges which can hardly be seen or felt. A Christmas inscription has been written on the front endpaper. The dustjacket has an illustration of Buddy Rich. This work covers the life story of Buddy Rich from his debut on the vaudeville stage at 18 months old as Taps, the Drum Wonder, through his tenure with Bunny Berigan and Tommy Dorsey, to his own band, and his billing as the world's greatest drummer. Biography, A Photo Essay and Discography, drummer.
Condition very good minus. Heavy book might require extra postal charges or be sent by courier in the UK.

Item details

Author(s):
Doug Meriweather
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall
Edition:
first
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0793582431
ISBN-13:
9780793582433
Number of pages:
435
Publisher:
National Drum Association New York

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Hardback with dustjacket. Cream coloured boards with gilt writing to the front and spine. There is a very faint ripple to the page edges which can hardly be seen or felt. A Christmas inscription has been written on the front endpaper. The dustjacket has an illustration of Buddy Rich. This work covers the life story of Buddy Rich from his debut on the vaudeville stage at 18 months old as Taps, the Drum Wonder, through his tenure with Bunny Berigan and Tommy Dorsey, to his own band, and his billing as the world's greatest drummer. Biography, A Photo Essay and Discography, drummer.
Condition very good minus. Heavy book might require extra postal charges or be sent by courier in the UK.

Author(s):
Doug Meriweather
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall
Edition:
first
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0793582431
ISBN-13:
9780793582433
Number of pages:
435
Publisher:
National Drum Association New York

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