PARKER, Chan and Francis PAUDRAS. “To Bird with love”
(Poitiers, France): Editions Wizlov,, 1981. First edition. Folio. 409 pages. A lavish pictorial tribute to Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker. The volume reproduces hundreds of handwritten notes, contracts, clippings and ephemera, all carefully preserved by his widow, Chan. A near fine copy in burgundy Boards with white paper label, housed in the publisher’s “parcel” tray box with lid. A nice copy, essential for any Jazz collector.