Satchmo: My Life in New Orleans by Louis Armstrong (1956) hardcover book

$45.99

Louis Armstrong - Satchmo: My Life in New Orleans

London: Peter Davies, 1956 (first published in 1955). Reprint. Third printing. Hardcover. 8vo. Maroon boards with gold lettering. Some toning to the upper edges of the outer boards. Binding is slightly cocked. Area of white discoloration on the outer spine of the boards. 216pp. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. Pencil annotation to the upper edge of the front endpaper. Toning to the front and rear endpapers.
Fair condition. Minor separation of the text-block from the spine. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is price clipped and is in fair condition. Light sun-fading to the spine. Edge-wear to the perimeter of the dust jacket. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to all faces of the dust jacket. Some chipping to the upper/lower dust jacket spine. Some wear and chipping to corners and hinges. Chipping to the upper edge of the dust jacket cover. Closed tear to the lower right-hand corner of the dust jacket cover. Closed tear to the upper left-hand corner of the rear dust jacket cover. Chipping to the upper and lower edges of the dust jacket spine.

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