Legends of the Blues (*SIGNED 1st Edition)
Flawless brand new 1st Edition/1st Printing hardcover in brand new dust jacket with brand new CD *SIGNED* by the author on the title page with the additional exhortation "De Blooz 4ever!" and the date (2013, the date of publication) without inscription to any particular person. "William Stout's Legends of the Blues celebrates the glorious men and women who created the enduring legacy and the unique sound of the blues. Bill's wonderful ink and watercolor paintings of legendary blues musicians beautifully capture the distinct personalities of these amazing and important American artists. Stout's portraits give us the performance craziness of Screamin' Jay Hawkins, the haunted gaze of Robert Johnson, the power of Howlin' Wolf, and the sly grin of a young Bo Diddley." -- John Landis, Director of The Blues Brothers. We will wrap this great collector's copy in bubble-wrap to protect the corners and ship it in a sturdy box to ensure safe delivery. Bookseller Inventory # ABH285
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Praise for Legends of the Blues:
“So good, you?d think illustrator William Stout made a deal with the devil.? —Mother Jones.com
“I could go on and on about how much I love Stout's detailed pen-and-ink work and pleasing watercolors? – Boing Boing
About the Author: William Stout is an award-winning artist and writer who has worked for over 45 years in various media, including comics ( Tarzan and Little Annie Fanny, with Harvey Kurtzman); film (with Monty Python, Jim Henson, Steven Spielberg, Guillermo del Toro, and Disney); the record industry; magazine illustration; and public murals at museums across the country, including the San Diego Natural History Museum and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. He lives in Pasadena, California.
Title: Legends of the Blues (*SIGNED 1st Edition)
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: 2013
Book Condition: New
Dust Jacket Condition: New
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: 1st Edition
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