B.B. King - Blues All Around Me: The Autobiography of B.B. King [Signed] (Book)

B.B. King - Blues All Around Me: The Autobiography of B.B. King [Signed] (Book)

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This is a used item. Signed (not personalized) by B. B. King on the half title page in black sharpie.

 

Some light wear to dust jacket, pages clean & unmarked; binding is tight, no creases on spine.

 

ISBN 978-0380973187 - Avon Books

 

Hardcover First Edition - Copyright 1996

 

 

His real name is Riley B. King, but the B.B. stands, as any aficionado knows, for Blues Boy, a nickname he was given in the late 1940s when he was a disk jockey in Memphis, Tenn. Of course, he's best known as the King of the Blues to millions of fans throughout the world. At 70, B.B. King is still singing the blues and this is his story, from his childhood growing up in the Mississippi Delta, to the purchase of his first guitar at age 12, from his first real break after his appearance on Sonny Boy Williamson's King Biscuit Time radio show, to his ascent to international acclaim as America's ambassador of the blues.