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Doo-dah! : Stephen Foster and the rise of American popular culture

Author: Ken Emerson
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the composer who "won fame by writing blackface minstrel songs," but who "died a nearly penniless alcoholic on the Bowery" at the age of thirty-seven.--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Emerson, Ken, 1948-
Doo-dah!
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1997
(OCoLC)622344037
Named Person: Stephen Collins Foster; Stephen Foster; Stephen Collins Foster; Stephen Collins Foster
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Emerson
ISBN: 0684810107 9780684810102
OCLC Number: 36111984
Description: 400 p. : ill., ports., pls., facsims. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Ken Emerson.

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The story of the composer who "won fame by writing blackface minstrel songs," but who "died a nearly penniless alcoholic on the Bowery" at the age of thirty-seven.--Jacket.

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