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The story of the saxophone  Cover Image Book Book

The story of the saxophone / by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James E. Ransome.

Cline-Ransome, Lesa, (author.). Ransome, James, (illustrator.).


"The award winners behind Before She Was Harriet explore the story of the saxophone, from its beginnings in 1840s Belgium all the way to New Orleans, where an instrument in a pawn shop caught the eye of musician Sidney Bechet and became the iconic symbol it is today"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780823437023 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0823437027 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 37 pages colour illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, 2023.

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 6-9 Holiday House Publishing, Inc.
Grades 2-3 Holiday House Publishing, Inc.
Subject: Saxophone > History.
Sax, Adolphe, 1814-1894.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch J 788.719 Clin (Text) 33126025953146 J New Nonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch J 788.719 Clin (Text) 33126025953153 JNonfiction Available -

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