American Folksongs of Protest

By: Greenway, John

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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.

Title: American Folksongs of Protest

Author Name: Greenway, John

Categories: Music,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 1953

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 2883

Keywords: Songbooks ; Folklore ; Folk Songs ; Ethnomusicology ; Labor ; Labor Unions ; Protest Songs ; Ella Mae Wiggins ; Aunt Molly Jackson ;,