George Gershwin's Song-book.

New York: Randon House, 1932.

Price: $8,000.00

About the item

First Edition. One of 300 copies signed by Gershwin and Alajalov. Frontispiece portrait of Gershwin at piano and numerous full-page illustrations by Alajalov. 167, [3]pp. 1 vols. 4to. SIGNED BY GERSHWIN AND ALAJALOV. Original full dark blue publisher's morocco decorated with "Art-Deco" style gilt stamped rules. Fine, in a custom red half morocco slipcase and chemise.

Item #310443

Containing the words and music to some of the best known American music ever written: "Lady be Good," "I Got Rhythm," "Swanee." The list goes on and on. The whole book is further enhanced by the charming Art-Deco illustrations by Alajalov.

This Deluxe Edition is signed by the composer and the artist.