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Davis, Walter 1912-1963

Overview
Works: 125 works in 201 publications in 4 languages and 1,159 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Music‡vTexts  Music  Conference papers and proceedings  Gospel music  Carols  Sacred music  Songs  Christmas music  Blues (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Singer, Scenarist, Lyricist
Classifications: PS593.L8, 811.04
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Most widely held works by Walter Davis
The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of blues lyrics heavily weighted to the so-called "country blues" but covering the whole spectrum of blues, from beginnings in Texas, the Mississippi delta, Alabama, and Georgia, as well as the female "city blues" singers of the mid-'20's, to later developments in such urban centers as Memphis, St. Louis and Chicago
Piano discoveries newly found titles & alternate takes (1928-1943)( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's Chicago's South Side( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Features gritty, gut-bucket blues songs that launched the rock & roll revolution. From the Delta crossroads to Chicago's toughest corners, CD includes original versions of raw roots classics that paved the way for the kings of rock & roll"--Container
The Control of tumour growth and its biological bases by International Symposium on the Biological Characterization of Human Tumours( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic piano blues from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born of ragtime and hard times, the piano blues migrated with its players from the deep South to the urban North. This collection features a selection of classic tracks from such legendary names as Leadbelly, Memphis Slim, and Willie Dixon
The blues( Recording )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Davis complete recorded works 1933-1952 in chronological order by Walter Davis( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broke, black, & blue an anthology of blues classics and rarities( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz & blues piano. more newly discovered titles & alternative takes( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where will you be Christmas day?( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Think you need a shot by Walter Davis( Recording )

5 editions published in 1970 in Undetermined and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty first St. stomp the piano blues of St. Louis : classic recordings from the 1920's( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet sixteen Lay around on your DBA by Walter Davis( Recording )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cripple Clarence Lofton & Walter Davis by Cripple Clarence Lofton( Recording )

5 editions published in 1971 in Undetermined and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't you want to go? by Walter Davis( Recording )

5 editions published between 1942 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Favorite country blues guitar duets, 1929-1937( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symposium in blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven hours to judgment( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A judge rules that three gang members who murdered a woman must be freed on a technicality. Her husband sets out to seek his own revenge
SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON VOL. 2 by Sonny Boy Williamson( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ain't times hard political & social comment in the blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Control of tumour growth and its biological bases
Alternative Names
Hooker Joe

Walter Davis musicien amricain

Walter Davis US-amerikanischer Blues-Musiker

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Languages
English (39)

German (2)

French (2)

Polish (1)

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