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Dazzling Stranger

Bert Jansch and the British Folk and Blues Revival

by Colin Harper

  • 340 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Blues,
  • Folk music,
  • Rock musicians,
  • Genres & Styles - Blues,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Music,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Great Britain,
  • BLUES (MUSIC)_HISTORY AND CRITICISM,
  • Music / Blues,
  • ROCK MUSICIANS_GREAT BRITAIN,
  • Blues (Music),
  • General,
  • Biography,
  • Folk-rock music,
  • History and criticism,
  • Jansch, Bert

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7961922M
    ISBN 100747548102
    ISBN 109780747548102

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