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Author Name    Greenway, John >>

Title   American Folksongs of Protest

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good with no dust jacket

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press; 1953

Seller ID   2883

348 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, gray cloth, [x] + 348 + 2 pages, index, footnotes, extensive bibliography, detailed discography, about 200 songs with lyrics and historical info, about 30 have tunes in standard notation, other songs have tunes indicated. ; 1st edition, 1953. Musical transcriptions by Edmund F. Soule. ; Includes historical essays, Negro songs, textile songs, miner's songs, labor and union songs, plus chapter on songwriters Ella Mae Wiggins, Aunt Molly Jackson, Woody Guthrie, Joe Glazer. ; Minor wear to spine. Top and edges of boards lightly sunned. Light foxing to endpapers. Interior clean, binding tight. Lacks jacket. Scarce in any condition.

Music  Songbooks  ;  Folklore  ;  Folk  Songs  ;  Ethnomusicology  ;  Labor  ;  Labor  Unions  ;  Protest  Songs  ;  Ella  Mae  Wiggins  ;  Aunt  Molly  Jackson  ; 

Price = 60.00 USD

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