Finger, Charles J. >>
Title Frontier Ballads : Heard and Gathered by Charles J. Finger (Songs from Lawless Lands)
Book Condition Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher Garden City, N. Y. : Doubleday, Page & Company; 1927
Illustrator Illustrated by Paul Honore
Seller ID 2829
181 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Black cloth, gilt lettering, beautiful yellow woodcut-illus endpapers, three 3-color plates including frontispiece, b/w woodcuts throughout, index, 65 old-time traditional ballads with tunes, lyrics, and historical information. ; Includes many obscure and wonderful songs. Secondary title page reads: Songs from Lawless Lands, with Some of their Tunes, Many here Printed for the First Time, Together with a True Account of the Manner of their Singing . . . ; Dampstain affects bottom 3cm throughout. Light wear to heel. Jacket chipped, front and spine heavily sunned. No marks or scribbles. Binding tight. Rare.