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The Wildest One - The Life of Wild Bill Davison

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The Wildest One - The Life of Wild Bill Davison

By Hal Willard

Published by Avondale Press, 1996

Good condition in dustjacket.

"'Wild' Bill Davison (January 5, 1906, Defiance, Ohio – November 14, 1989, Santa Barbara, California) was an American jazz cornet player. He emerged in the 1920s but did not achieve recognition until the 1940s. He is best remembered for his association with bandleader Eddie Condon, with whom he worked and recorded from the mid-1940s through the 1960s. Born William Edward Davison, his nickname "Wild Bill" reflected a reputation for heavy drinking and womanizing."

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Author(s):
Willard, Hal
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0965458709
ISBN-13:
9780965458702
Number of pages:
438
Publisher:
Avondale Press

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The Wildest One - The Life of Wild Bill Davison

By Hal Willard

Published by Avondale Press, 1996

Good condition in dustjacket.

"'Wild' Bill Davison (January 5, 1906, Defiance, Ohio – November 14, 1989, Santa Barbara, California) was an American jazz cornet player. He emerged in the 1920s but did not achieve recognition until the 1940s. He is best remembered for his association with bandleader Eddie Condon, with whom he worked and recorded from the mid-1940s through the 1960s. Born William Edward Davison, his nickname "Wild Bill" reflected a reputation for heavy drinking and womanizing."

Author(s):
Willard, Hal
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0965458709
ISBN-13:
9780965458702
Number of pages:
438
Publisher:
Avondale Press

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