[Baker, Josephine] Rose, Phyllis.
JAZZ CLEOPATRA: Josephine Baker in Her Time.
New York: Doubleday, 1989. Hardcover First Edition
First printing. Biography of the singer and dancer who became renowned in Paris in the 1920's - but who also did undercover work for the French Resistance during World War II, adopted 12 children, spent many years in poverty, and had a gratifying comeback just before her death. Illustrated, notes, bibliography, index. 321 pages. Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (tight copy, but with a small piece approx 1 inch high missing from the bottom edge of the dj. .ISBN # 0-385-248911
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