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    Billie Holiday "This Is It" Handwritten Lyrics. A unique item indeed: the lyrics for a song titled "This Is It" handwritten in blue ink by Holiday. The lyrics are written on a pair of 5" x 3" pieces of heavy paper that have been attached by a piece of tape on the reverse and what appears to be a layer of laminate on the front. They are in overall Fine to Very Fine condition with some edge wear, toning, creasing, and a stain to the upper right corner. More importantly, this is an incredibly rare sample of handwritten lyrics by Lady Day, in bold, clear script. Accompanied by James Spence Authentication auction LOA.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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