New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1938. Limited First Edition. Hardcover. Copy #79 signed by Merle Armitage of an unspecified number of copies. A book of tributes by friends & contemporaries of Gershwin, who had died the previous year. Pieces by Harold Arlen, Rudy Vallee, S.N. Behrman, Olin Downes, and others, with photos, artworks, etc. A beautifully designed book, full of lively writing about this vital giant who tragically died before reaching the age of 40. 4to black & yellow cloth. Lower spine corners and tips slightly else a very good copy, lacking however the scarce dust-jacket.
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