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Body and soul : jazz and blues in American film, 1927-63 /
Peter Stanfield.
imprint
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2005.
description
x, 213 p. : ill.
ISBN
0252029941 (cloth : alk. paper), 0252072359 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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imprint
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2005.
isbn
0252029941 (cloth : alk. paper)
0252072359 (pbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
An Octoroon in the kindling, a black and white minstrel show -- This extremely dangerous material, Frankie and Johnny go to the movies -- An excursion into the lower depths, W.C. Handy's "St. Louis blues" -- Voices of smoke and tears, torch singers and sin-songs -- Blues for a stripper, burlesque and the post-war urban underworld.
catalogue key
5436498
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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