1996 · New York
by CHEATHAM, Adolphus "Doc"; SHIPTON, Alyn (ed.)
New York: Cassell, 1996. hardcover. near fine/near fine. Illustrated (b/w). 147 pages. 8vo., black cloth, dust wrapper. New York: Cassell, (1996). A near fine copy. Exceedingly scarce signed presentation copy by the author, with the addition of five additional signatures by legendary jazz artists closely associated with the author, signed at the legendary NYC jazz club Sweet Basil, October 1996. Includes signatures of Doc Cheatham, Al Grey, Clark Terry, Jimmy Owens, Jonah Jones, and Charlie Linton. Also included: two original table reservation cards for Sweet Basil "Home of the Jazz Greats", gatefold, from the above signing with notes written on both cards in Cheatham's hand. All autographs are boldly signed and in fine condition. Small stain on one table card.
(Inventory #: 290326)