Orignal red cloth stamped in black, sans jacket. Signed in the year of publication on the half title page, Yours sincerely, / John A. Lomax / Lubbock, Texas, / April 27, 1947. The local paper corroborates him visiting town that day.Former owner's bookplate at front. Good+ condition with slightly bowed boards, faded spine, small stain on front cover. The pioneering American musicologist and folklorist's memoirs, published around a year before his death.
We specialize in rare and out-of-print books! The item "Adventures of a Ballad Hunter by JOHN A. LOMAX SIGNED First Edition 1947 1st" is in sale since Tuesday, January 24, 2017. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".The seller is "burnsiderarebooks" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.