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Wishing on the moon the life and times of Billie Holiday by Donald Clarke

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Holiday, Billie, -- 1915-1959,
  • Singers -- United States -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Other titlesLife and times of Billie Holiday
StatementDonald Clarke.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 468 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22927132M
ISBN 100140247548

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