Buck Clayton"s jazz world by Buck Clayton

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Biography,
  • Jazz musicians

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Other titlesJazz world.
Statementby Buck Clayton ; assisted by Nancy Miller Elliott ; discography compiled by Bob Weir
ContributionsElliott, Nancy Miller
LC ClassificationsML419.C6 A3 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24763918M
ISBN 100195205359
ISBN 109780195205350
LC Control Number87118263

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