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When Ziggy Played Guitar: David Bowie and Four Minutes that Shook the World

Jones, Dylan


1st Edition

Large 8vo. Publisher’s original orange paper boards with black lettering to spine. In pictorial dust jacket. Personal inscription to dedication page [not by the author, we think] and with a ticket to the performance “David Bowie” at the Cheltenham festival on 13 October 2012 laid in. First printing. About fine. *** “The Four Minutes that Shook the World” is referring to Bowie’s 1972 performance of Starman on Top of the Pops – “the performance that turned Bowie into a star, embedding his Ziggy Stardust persona into the nation’s consciousness” (and wiped by the BBC). Copiously illustrated throughout.

Book Details

AuthorJones, Dylan
PublisherPreface Publishing
Publisher Year2012
Book ConditionNear Fine
Jacket ConditionNear Fine
Binding TypeHardcover
Edition1st Edition