30 November 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,250
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
Mountain/Leslie West/Corky Laing
A collection of hand-written lyrics and notes in at least two different hands, majority contained in two spiral bound notebooks; one notebook with buff-coloured paper cover inscribed on the front in blue felt pen MEMORIES and on the back in blue ballpoint pen with 14 lines of an incomplete song beginning ...I cant think of a better way to spend the evening than by your side beside your love..., inside various song lyrics include Fireplace Burnin; Merchant(2); Frustrating Corners; Mount Royal; Great Train Robbery; Fairweather Friend and Dirty Shoes; a number of the lyrics credited Laing; also included a note addressed to Les telling him Here a two choruses (different ones) that I've been f***in' with!! continuing 1. A Good whip Gets you lying on your back A good zip (?) Gets you shakin in the sack....; and a page of a yellow legal pad inscribed with the hand-written lyrics for the song: Im Growing Old With Rock And Roll... credited Laing - Danko?
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