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The Resource Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley

Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley

Label
Black cat bone
Title
Black cat bone
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Robert Johnson was born in rural Mississippi and died young, leaving little behind except blues like no one sung the blues before him. A legend says that Robert sold his soul to the devil in return for becoming King of the Delta Blues."--From source other than the Library of Congress
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E9465
LC item number
B527 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Contents
Who was Robert Johnson? -- foreword -- 1911 -- Young Robert -- Night Virginia died -- Disappeared -- Congregation blues -- Jook joint Saturday night -- What son house saw -- At the crossroad, highways 61 and 49 -- Cross road blues (lyrics) -- Bluesman's lament -- Mystery man -- Movin' out movin' on blues -- Sweet home Chicago (lyrics) -- first recording session -- Terraplane blues (lyrics) -- Women lying awake - Three forks -- Tall tale about a short man -- Long ride -- 1938 -- Voice from the grave -- Endnotes -- Bibliography
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781568461946
Lccn
2005052298
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket, Quarter bound in blue cloth, stamped in gray on spine; illustrated brown paper over boards. Brown endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2007.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61240779
  • ucoclc61240779
Label
Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Contents
Who was Robert Johnson? -- foreword -- 1911 -- Young Robert -- Night Virginia died -- Disappeared -- Congregation blues -- Jook joint Saturday night -- What son house saw -- At the crossroad, highways 61 and 49 -- Cross road blues (lyrics) -- Bluesman's lament -- Mystery man -- Movin' out movin' on blues -- Sweet home Chicago (lyrics) -- first recording session -- Terraplane blues (lyrics) -- Women lying awake - Three forks -- Tall tale about a short man -- Long ride -- 1938 -- Voice from the grave -- Endnotes -- Bibliography
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781568461946
Lccn
2005052298
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket, Quarter bound in blue cloth, stamped in gray on spine; illustrated brown paper over boards. Brown endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2007.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61240779
  • ucoclc61240779

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