Storyville to Harlem
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Storyville to Harlem fifty years in the jazz scene by Stephen Longstreet

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick .
Written in English


  • Jazz -- Pictorial works,
  • Jazz musicians -- Portraits

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StatementStephen Longstreet.
GenrePictorial works, Portraits
The Physical Object
Pagination211 p. :
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23258161M
ISBN 100813511747

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