The Stardust Road

By: Hoagy Carmichael

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Illustrated with photographs.The dust jacket shows shallow chipping at the extremities, else it's vg. Signed on 1st blank page.Carmichael composed several hundred songs, including fifty that achieved hit record status. He is best known for composing the music for "Stardust", "Georgia on My Mind", "The Nearness of You", and "Heart and Soul" , four of the most-recorded American songs of all time. Carmichael's "Ole Buttermilk Sky" was an Academy Award nominee in 1946; "In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening" won the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1951. Carmichael also appeared as a character actor and musical performer in 14 motion pictures, hosted three musical-variety radio programs, performed on television, and wrote two autobiographies. Very light foxing on the boards, text block uniformly lightly toned. Square, tight, bright, and clean.

Title: The Stardust Road

Author Name: Hoagy Carmichael

Illustrator: Illustrated from Photographs

Categories: Signed, Jazz, Hollywood,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Rinehart and Company: 1946

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: zii75