Black stiff wraps with white ttiles. Some minor edge and corner wear with a ding on the top right front corner. Square and securely bound. Very attractive copy of this relatively scarce book. NF to VG+. Bloomfield's graphic and enlightening account of knowing and travelling with blues legend, Big Joe Williams. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Unpaginated pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Foremost blues guitarist of the '60s and '70s Mike Bloomfield writes the tale of his early days in Chicago, where he befriends great blues legend Joe Lee Williams (AKA "Big Joe"). Together they embark on a journey to the dark, smoky blues clubs of the Midwest, encountering Lightnin' Hopkins, Sonny Boy Williamson, Tampa Red, Kokomo Arnold, and other blues musicians along the way. A classic American adventure story, a must read for any blues lover or musician.
About the Author: Michael Bloomfield played with Bob Dylan, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, and the Electric Flag in the 1960s, and on record and film soundtracks in the '70s. He is one of his generation's foremost blues guitarists.
Title: Me and Big Joe
Publisher: RE/SEARCH Productions
Publication Date: 1980
Edition: First Edition; First Printing.
Book Description Re/Search Productions, San Francisco, CA, U.S.A., 1980. paperback. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Softcover is lightly edge worn, otherwise it is sound. Pages are clean and bright throughout. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait of author and photograph of Big Joe. Michael Bloomfield is guitarist for The Butterfield, Blues Band, Electric Flag, and Bob Dylan. Used. Seller Inventory # 222621
Book Description Re/Search, San Francisco, 1980. Paperback. Condition: Fine. written with S. Summerville. unpaginated. "This is the story fo his early days in Chicago, when he had done very little." Michael Bloomfield and Joe Lee Williams. Bloomfield a blues guitar legend played with The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Electric Flag and many others. slight bit of rubbing to edges. Size: 5 1/4 x 8 1/4 ". Seller Inventory # 84226