Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1926. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 3/4 X 8 1/2 Inches. 258 PP. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5199
First printing in the original illustrated red cloth binding. DJ retains the original price of $3.00 on the front flap. This book is widely considered the first American book on Jazz. PO bookplate to front pastedown (mostly concealed by DJ flap). Aside from the plate, the book itself is about as fine as one could hope to encounter. The DJ exhibits two very small chips at crown of spine. An extremely attractive copy overall.