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Ragged but right : black traveling shows, "coon songs," and the dark pathway to blues and jazz / Lynn Abbott and Doug Seroff.

Author/creator Abbott, Lynn, 1946-
Other author/creatorSeroff, Doug.
Format Book and Print
Edition1st ed.
Publication InfoJackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2007.
Descriptionviii, 461 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Series American made music series
American made music series. ^A386424
Contents Coon songs, big shows, and black stage stars of the Ragtime era -- The spirit of the smart set -- Blues for the sideshow tent -- "Under canvas" : African American tented minstrelsy and the untold story of Allen's New Orleans Minstrels, the Rabbit's Foot Company, the Florida Blossoms, and Silas Green from New Orleans.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 383-426) and indexes.
LCCN 2006015009
ISBN1578069017 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9781578069019 (cloth : alk. paper)

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Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Music Music Stacks ML3479 .A23 2007 ✔ Available Place Hold

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