Come a Singing ! : Canadian Folk Songs

By: Barbeau, Charles Marius; Illustrated by Arthur Lismer

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68 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Blue softcover booklet, [viii] + 60 pages, 24 b/w illustrations by the great Arthur Lismer, 30 wonderful old folklore songs collected in Canada, with tunes and lyrics. English throughout. ; Originally published by National Museum of Canada as Bulletin 107, Anthropological Series 26, 1947. This is an authorized facsimile reprint, 1973. Songs collected by Helen Creighton and W. Roy Mackenzie. Compiled and edited by Charles Marius Barbeau with assistance of Arthur Bourinot and Douglas Leechman. Calligraphy by Joseph-Ovila Fortin. ; Includes a number of well-known songs (but not well-known versions) such as Scarborough Fair, Frog Went a-Courting, Old King Cole, etc, plus many that deserve to be more well known. ; No marks, no defects. ; National Museum of Canada Bulletin Series; Vol. 107

Title: Come a Singing ! : Canadian Folk Songs

Author Name: Barbeau, Charles Marius; Illustrated by Arthur Lismer

Categories: Music,

Publisher: National Museums of Canada: 1973

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Item: 0.40 lbs

Seller ID: 21474

Keywords: Canada ; Canadian History ; Folk Songs ; Ethnomusicology ; Folklore ; Arthur Lismer ; Group of Seven ;,