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Musicians' Biography, Six Volumes, All Signed.

Auction:
2891T
Lot:
1221
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2891T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Musicians' Biography, Six Volumes, All Signed. Including: Gabriel Harrison's John Howard Payne, Dramatist, Poet, Actor, Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1885; Faustina H. Hodges's Edward Hodges, New York: Putnam's Sons, 1896, inscribed by Adolph Hodges, brother of the author and son of the subject; J.A. Fuller-Maitland's A Door-Keeper of Music, London: Murray, 1929, stated first edition; Jane Marlin's Reminiscences of Morris Steinert, New York: Putnam's Sons, 1900; Igor Stravinsky and Robert Craft's Memories and Commentaries, Garden City: Doubleday, 1960, with the dust jacket, signed by both; [and] Chaim Potok's Isaac Stern, My First 79 Years, New York: Knopf, 1999, with the dust jacket, signed by both. (6)
Estimate $400-600


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John Howard Payne, Gabriel Harrison, Adolph Hodges, Edward Hodges, Faustina H. Hodges, Morris Steinert, Jane Marlin, Robert Craft, Isaac Stern, Murray, London, Philadelphia, Chaim Potok, Igor Stravinsky, National Museum of Dance Hall of Fame inductees

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