Mother of the Blues: a Study of Ma Rainey

By: Lieb, Sandra

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Pictorial wraps with tinted image of Ma Rainey and white titles. Some edge and corner wear but spine is neither creased nor cracked. Square and securely bound. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 226 pages; Excellent biographical material on Ma Rainey, the first of the great classic blues singers. Lieb also considers the context and content of Rainey's entire recorded works. Includes Discography.

Title: Mother of the Blues: a Study of Ma Rainey

Author Name: Lieb, Sandra

Categories: Music,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Amhearst, University of Massachusetts Press: 1981

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 13239

Keywords: Music Blues Classic Blues Female Singers Minstrelsy African - American Black Negro Georgia