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Seven guitars

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Drama.,
    • Blues musicians -- Drama.,
    • Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Drama.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAugust Wilson.
      GenreDrama.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3573.I45677 S48 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p. ;
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL813272M
      ISBN 100525941967
      LC Control Number95050536

      Seven Guitars. By August Wilson Directed by Mark Clayton Southers August at Bedford Avenue, Hill District. It’s , and aspiring blues musician Floyd “Schoolboy” Barton, just out of jail, is asked to sign a record deal after a song he recorded months before becomes an unexpected hit. Editions for Seven Guitars: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover p. Description of the book "Seven Guitars": In the spring of , in the still-cool evenings of Pittsburgh's Hill district, familiar sounds fill the air. A rooster crows. Screen doors slam. There's the laughter of friends gathered for a backyard card game rising just above the wail of a mother who has lost her PDF son.


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