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A blues life

Author: Henry Townsend; Bill Greensmith
Publisher: Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press, 1999.
Series: Music in American life
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Henry Townsend was an integral part of the St Louis blues scene during its formative years. This title presents an oral history that recounts his early days as a shoeshiner, his passion for the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Memoiren
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Townsend; Bill Greensmith
ISBN: 0252025261 9780252025266
OCLC Number: 231826829
Description: XIX, 145 Seiten, [10] Blätter : Illustrationen.
Series Title: Music in American life
Responsibility: Henry Townsend as told to Bill Greensmith.

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"'Your life is the life you live. What you live is how it should be written.' So says Townsend on the last page of his as-told-to-autobiography describing almost 90 years of a bluesman's life... Read more...

 
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