Boston: David R. Godine, 1979. First Edition / First Printing. Hardcover. First printing of this heartfelt homage to American roots music--encompassing country, rockabilly, and the blues--featuring a wide array of artists, from widely acclaimed to lesser-known figures. Among them are Hank Snow, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley, Mickey Gilley, and Merle Haggard. Peter Guralnick is an American music critic, author, and biographer known for his books on the history of rock 'n' roll and blues. Some of his notable works include biographies of musicians like Elvis Presley ("Last Train to Memphis" and "Careless Love") and Sam Cooke ("Dream Boogie"). "Lost Highway" is Guralnick's third published book. Near fine in near fine unclipped dj with a few minor nicks, slight wear an a short closed tear on rear panel. The book appears to be unread. Nice copy of an uncommon book.
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