Barnes, Ruth A.
Title I Hear America Singing : An Anthology of Folk Poetry (Ballads and Songs)
Book Condition Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher Chicago: John C. Winston Company; 1937
Illustrator Illustrated by Robert Lawson
Inscription Signed by Author
Seller ID 2709
346 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Tan cloth, orange pictorial endpapers, several orange and black illustrations, 3 indexes. SIGNED by author on title page and dated Jan. 5, 1944.; Introduction by Carl van Doren. Phenomenal collection of about 150 ballad texts and poems, some by well-known poets, many folklore, many in dialect. No tunes. ; Upper corner of front endpaper discolored from old price erased. Jacket sunned, rubbed, and lightly spotted.