Ballad Makin ' in the Mountains of Kentucky : (Ballad Making)

By: Thomas, Jean

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270 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, blue-green cloth, gilt lettering and decor, [xviii] + 270 pages, 30 b/w photos with captions, about 50 authentic folklore songs with lyrics, tunes, and lots of history. ; Music arranged by Walter Kob. ; Topics include war, feuds, murders, floods and fires, railroads, chanteys, and hymn making. ; Lower corners bumped, cloth faded on spine and spotted on front, gilt dark but readable. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce.

Title: Ballad Makin ' in the Mountains of Kentucky : (Ballad Making)

Author Name: Thomas, Jean

Categories: Music,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Henry Holt & Company: 1939

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 2729

Keywords: Kentucky History ; Mountain People ; Appalachia ; Folklore ; Folk Songs ; Ethnomusicology ; Ballads ; Disasters ; Feuds ; Songbooks ;,