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Jazz portraits the lives and music of the jazz masters by Leonard Lyons

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English


  • Jazz musicians -- Biography,
  • Jazz -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

StatementLen Lyons and Don Perlo.
ContributionsPerlo, Don.
LC ClassificationsML394 .L97 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination610 p. :
Number of Pages610
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2033030M
ISBN 10068804946X
LC Control Number88008929

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