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290 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, blue and orange covers, 290 pages, bibliography, endnotes, 64 songs reproduced from early American sheet music, 1803-1891, with music in standard notation, lyrics, and b/w illustrations throughout. Warning: several African American stereotypes. ; Songs include: Arkansas traveller. Ben Bolt. Bonnie blue flag. Champagne Charlie. Flying trapeze. Jim crack corn. Just before the battle mother. Lorena. Ocean burial. Old oaken bucket. Reuben and Rachel. Sweet Genevieve. There is a taven in the town. Wait for the wagon. Whispering hope. Zip coon. Many more. ; Owner name neatly penned on front blank page. No other marks or defects. Binding tight and square.
Title: Popular Songs of Nineteenth Century America : Complete Original Song Sheets for 64 Songs, Selected, with an Introduction and Notes
Publisher: Dover Publications: 1976
Book Condition: Near Fine
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 20240