The Country Blues

By: Charters, Samuel B.

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Book has only light general wear and aging -- a touch of dustiness on the edges. VG to VG+. The jacket has some wear on the edges and extremities but is still quite attractive. VG to VG-. This early book on the blues by Samuel Charters is still one of the best. He captures the mystery and romance that propelled the rediscovery of the great country bluesmen in the 1960's. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; The seminal work on the blues. Sold ABE 2.6.13

Title: The Country Blues

Author Name: Charters, Samuel B.

Categories: Music,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Company: 1959

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 16483

Keywords: African - American Negro Slavery Black Blues Folklore Music