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The Resource The legacy of the blues : a glimpse into the art and the lives of twelve great bluesmen : an informal study, Samuel Charters

The legacy of the blues : a glimpse into the art and the lives of twelve great bluesmen : an informal study, Samuel Charters

Label
The legacy of the blues : a glimpse into the art and the lives of twelve great bluesmen : an informal study
Title
The legacy of the blues
Title remainder
a glimpse into the art and the lives of twelve great bluesmen : an informal study
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Charters
Title variation
  • Glimpse into the art and the lives of twelve great bluesmen
  • Glimpse into the art and the lives of 12 great bluesmen
  • Art and lives of twelve great bluesmen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Charters, Samuel
Dewey number
784
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3556.C475
LC item number
L4 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Da Capo paperback
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues musicians
  • African American musicians
Label
The legacy of the blues : a glimpse into the art and the lives of twelve great bluesmen : an informal study, Samuel Charters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of the ed. published by Calder & Boyers, London
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-188) and discography (pages 189-192)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Another America -- Some visible men : Big Joe Williams and J.D. Short -- An inner sense of self : Bukka White -- 'You can hear the sound of it, comin' forth, soundin' good' : Robert Pete Williams -- A partly made world : Juke Boy Bonner -- The language, the voice -- The blues as poem -- Fingers that move : Snooks Eaglin -- Hands like elbows : Champion Jack Dupree -- Coming to the city : Sunnyland Slim -- You can stay around : Mighty Joe Young -- You can leave it : Eddie Boyd and Memphis Slim -- 'I was born with the blues' : Lightnin' Hopkins
Control code
2644418
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780306800542
Lccn
76051399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dan Conn Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2644418
Label
The legacy of the blues : a glimpse into the art and the lives of twelve great bluesmen : an informal study, Samuel Charters
Publication
Note
Reprint of the ed. published by Calder & Boyers, London
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-188) and discography (pages 189-192)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Another America -- Some visible men : Big Joe Williams and J.D. Short -- An inner sense of self : Bukka White -- 'You can hear the sound of it, comin' forth, soundin' good' : Robert Pete Williams -- A partly made world : Juke Boy Bonner -- The language, the voice -- The blues as poem -- Fingers that move : Snooks Eaglin -- Hands like elbows : Champion Jack Dupree -- Coming to the city : Sunnyland Slim -- You can stay around : Mighty Joe Young -- You can leave it : Eddie Boyd and Memphis Slim -- 'I was born with the blues' : Lightnin' Hopkins
Control code
2644418
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780306800542
Lccn
76051399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dan Conn Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2644418

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