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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Beth Garon  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Beth lives and works in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Beth and her husband author Paul Garon currently own and operate Beasley Books, a bookstore in Chicago. It is a bookstore of rare first editions and collectible books on subjects such as African American studies, labor history, psychiatry / psychoanalysis and one of the largest stocks in the US of scarce and out of print books on jazz and blues. Some of the store's best books are on display at Chicago Rare Book Center, in Evanston, Illinois.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Additional Title Information

  • Woman With Guitar: Memphis Minnie's Blues (with Paul Garon)

    , Da Capo Press, 1998

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