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Down at Theresa’s…Chicago Blues. The Photographs of Marc PoKempner

Schorlau, Wolfgang


1st Edition

4to. Publisher’s original boards with red lettering to spine. Fine. In near fine dust jacket with some shallow scratches to lower panel. First English edition. 72 duotone photographic plates. With an introduction by Wolfgang Schorlau, illustrated with another 24 or so photographs. Translated from the German by Elizabeth Schwaiger. *** Stunning black and white photographs of the world famous Chicago blues club Theresa’s Lounge from the late 1960s and 70s. Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Otis Spann, Howlin’ Wolf and many others were captured on film by photojournalist Marc PoKempne, but some of the best shots are of the audience and the club itself.

Book Details

AuthorSchorlau, Wolfgang
PublisherPrestel Verlag
Publisher Year2000
Book ConditionFine
Jacket ConditionNear Fine
Binding TypeHardcover
Edition1st Edition
IllustratorPoKempner, Marc