Blues Fell This Morning: Meaning in the Blues / Edition 2

Blues Fell This Morning: Meaning in the Blues / Edition 2

by Paul Oliver
     
 

A new, revised edition of Paul Oliver's classic study of the blues, first published in 1960.See more details below

Overview

A new, revised edition of Paul Oliver's classic study of the blues, first published in 1960.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521377935
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1990
Series:
Canto Book Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Author's note and acknowledgements to the first edition; Foreword by Richard Wright; Preface to the revised edition; Introduction; 1. Got to work or leave; 2. Railroad for my pillow; 3. Pains in my heart; 4. I'm a rooster, baby; 5. The jinx is on me; 6. Let the deal go down; 7. Evil and mean and funny; 8. Goin' to take a rap; 9. World black as midnight; 10. Going down slow; 11. Blues like showers of rain; Bibliographical references; Discography of quoted blues; Acknowledgements to discography; Index of quoted blues singers; General index.

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