Black Pearls: Blues Queens of the 1920's

By: Harrison, Daphne Duval

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Book seems unread but has some very light shelf wear on corners. Signed "Daphne," with inscription, on Dedication Page.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. Komara and Johnson 17. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 299 pages; Signed by Author

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

Author Name: Harrison, Daphne Duval

Categories: Music,

Edition: Third Printing

Publisher: New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press: 1993

ISBN Number: 0813512808

ISBN Number 13: 9780813512808

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14576

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