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The Resource The history of the blues, by Francis Davis

The history of the blues, by Francis Davis

Label
The history of the blues
Title
The history of the blues
Statement of responsibility
by Francis Davis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
History of the blues (Television program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Francis
Dewey number
781.643/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3521
LC item number
.D36 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Blues (Music)
Label
The history of the blues, by Francis Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The history of the blues is the companion volume to a three-part PBS series of the same name"--Intro
Bibliography note
  • Discography: p. 259-273
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-[279]) and index
Contents
Coon shouters and titular blues -- Blues vaudevillians, jug bands, and medicine show songsters -- Delta transcendentalists, Texas troubadours, and East Coast fingerpickers -- Robert Johnson's satanic verses -- The thirties and forties: rural, urban, and midway between -- Leadbelly's black body -- Home truths: Muddy, B.B., and the last race labels -- Chuck and Elvis, hands-on preservationists, and soul in the biblical sense -- Blues connotation/from songsters to soulsters
Control code
ocm31045250
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780786860524
Lccn
94023370 /MN
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o31045250
  • (Sirsi) o31045250
Label
The history of the blues, by Francis Davis
Publication
Note
"The history of the blues is the companion volume to a three-part PBS series of the same name"--Intro
Bibliography note
  • Discography: p. 259-273
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-[279]) and index
Contents
Coon shouters and titular blues -- Blues vaudevillians, jug bands, and medicine show songsters -- Delta transcendentalists, Texas troubadours, and East Coast fingerpickers -- Robert Johnson's satanic verses -- The thirties and forties: rural, urban, and midway between -- Leadbelly's black body -- Home truths: Muddy, B.B., and the last race labels -- Chuck and Elvis, hands-on preservationists, and soul in the biblical sense -- Blues connotation/from songsters to soulsters
Control code
ocm31045250
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780786860524
Lccn
94023370 /MN
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o31045250
  • (Sirsi) o31045250

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