Greenway, John >>
Title American Folksongs of Protest
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.