Scholastic Library Publishing, 2001. Scholastic Library Publishing, 2001, First Edition, First Printi.
With a Banjo on My Knee explores the roots of the banjo from its origination in West Africa to its arrival in the American colonies The author elucidates the social history of African Americans as he traces the evolution of banjo playing from slave quarters to minstrel shows to ragtime halls to jazz clubs to concert stages. Book in Near Mint condition,no dj as issued. Beautifully executed with many photographs and prints. / No dj as issued. Item #biblio508-2