SOMETHING ABOUT THE BLUES: An Unlikely Collection of Poetry [With CD]
Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )
Naperville, IL: Sourcebooks / Media Fusion, (2007.). SIGNED first edition - "Like Harlem renaissance poet Langston Hughes, who first popularized the blues as a poetic form, California Poet Laureate Al Young has written about the blues, played the blues and drawn inspiration from the blues." 120 poems in the book plus this includes an audio CD with "More than 60 minutes of gripping, dynamic blues poetry (often with a live band), plus Langston Hughes' soulful reading of 'The Weary Blues'."SIGNED on the title page. Square format. 254 pp.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers (both book and cd are as new).