Bawdy Ballads and Lusty Lyrics : A Curious Collection of Somewhat Salty Classics Seldom Sung in Sunday School

By: Johnson, John Henry

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80 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small hardcover, brown cloth over spine, pale orange illustrated boards, 80 pages, 66 poems of questionable taste. Introductiony commentary and a few footnotes. Some entries from famous poets, some obscure, some anonymous; many are song lyrics but there are no tunes. ; 'A gallimaufry of ballads, lyrics and songs, of soldiers, sailors, cowboys, tough men and wanton women, gin, sin and debauchery.' ; Boards show soiling around edges. Owner name, address, and date penned on front endpaper in old ink. A few small spots to pages. Everything readable. Binding tight.

Title: Bawdy Ballads and Lusty Lyrics : A Curious Collection of Somewhat Salty Classics Seldom Sung in Sunday School

Author Name: Johnson, John Henry

Categories: Music,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Maxwell Droke, Publisher: 1935

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 18017

Keywords: Bawdy Humor ; Risque Humor ; Poetry ; Ballads ; Songbooks ; Drinking Songs ;,