The big ballad jamboree a novel by Davidson, Donald

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Country musicians -- Fiction.,
  • Country music -- Fiction.,
  • Country life -- Fiction.,
  • North Carolina -- Fiction.

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Statementby Donald Davidson ; afterword by Curtis W. Ellison and William Pratt.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3507.A666 B54 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination295 p. ;
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL792954M
ISBN 100878058532
LC Control Number95025543

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