Black Pearls: Blues Queens of the 1920's

By: Harrison, Daphne Duval

Price: $35.00

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Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Book is about as new; jacket has some very light shelf wear, now in Mylar protector. This book is a major study of the black female blues singers whose recordings preceded thos of male singers. Included are Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Sippie Wallace, Alberta Hunter, Victoria Spivey and many more. First Edition. First Printing. Komara and Johnson 17. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 291 pages

Title: Black Pearls: Blues Queens of the 1920's

Author Name: Harrison, Daphne Duval

Categories: Music,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0813512774

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 14573

Keywords: Music Blues African - American Black Negro American Roots Music 1920's