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, index, extensive bibliography, detailed discography by song title, footnotes, about 200 song texts with historical info, about 30 also have tunes. ; 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 sunning and rubbing to spine, top and edges of boards lightly sunned. Light foxing to endpapers. Interior clean, binding tight. Extremely scarce.