Story of American Folk Song, The

By: Ames, Russell, with Thomas K. Scherman

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Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


276 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small hardcover, gray boards, blue lettering and decor, [x] + 276 pages, bibliography, chronological overview of American folksongs including colonial era, westward expansion, outlaw ballads, slave songs, protest songs, songs of sailors and lumberjacks, prison songs, much more. Lyrics of many songs quoted. No tunes. ; Copyright 1955. This is 2nd Edition, 1960. Foreword by Thomas K. Scherman. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. No marks or defects. No jacket. ; Listener's Music Library Series

Title: Story of American Folk Song, The

Author Name: Ames, Russell, with Thomas K. Scherman

Categories: Performing Arts,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Item: 0.60 lbs

Seller ID: 21010

Keywords: American History ; Americana ; Folk Songs ; Ethnomusicology ; Folklore ; Music History ;,