The first appearance of Leonard Feather's Encyclopedia of Jazz was heralded by critics, musicians, and record collectors as a major contribution to the literature of jazz. Never before had America's native music been treated so meticulously, objectively, and comprehensively. The appearance of two later volumes, The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the Sixties and The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the Seventies (with Ira Gitler) only confirmed the initial enthusiasm and the judgement that here were basic books for any music library. This ...

The Encyclopedia of Jazz 1984, Da Capo Press Inc

ISBN-13: 9780306802140

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The encyclopedia of jazz 1978, Quartet Books, London :: New York

ISBN-13: 9780704321731

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The Encyclopedia of Jazz 1960, Horizon Press

ISBN-13: 9780818012037

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