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The Imagined Village:culture, ideology and the English folk revival

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The Imagined Village:culture, ideology and the English folk revival, by Georgina Boyes. With photographs. Published by No-Masters Co-Operative, Leeds, 2010.
Winner of the Katharine Briggs Folklore Award, this book was first published by Manchester University Press in 1993. In this comprehensive examination of the English folk revival, Georgina Boyes argues that 'The Folk' were a convenient fiction and that they and their culture were created and used in the cause of conflicting ideologies. English identity, class and creativity are dealt with in this history of the Folk, who existed only to sing and dance in an Imagined Village.

Corners slightly scuffed. Appears unread. Binding tight and pages clean.

Item details

Author(s):
Boyes, Georgina
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.3 x 13.6 x 1.5 cm.
Edition:
2010
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0956622704
ISBN-13:
9780956622709
Number of pages:
283
Publisher:
No Masters Co-operative
Title:
The Imagined Village: culture, ideology and the English folk revival

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The Imagined Village:culture, ideology and the English folk revival, by Georgina Boyes. With photographs. Published by No-Masters Co-Operative, Leeds, 2010.
Winner of the Katharine Briggs Folklore Award, this book was first published by Manchester University Press in 1993. In this comprehensive examination of the English folk revival, Georgina Boyes argues that 'The Folk' were a convenient fiction and that they and their culture were created and used in the cause of conflicting ideologies. English identity, class and creativity are dealt with in this history of the Folk, who existed only to sing and dance in an Imagined Village.

Corners slightly scuffed. Appears unread. Binding tight and pages clean.

Author(s):
Boyes, Georgina
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.3 x 13.6 x 1.5 cm.
Edition:
2010
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0956622704
ISBN-13:
9780956622709
Number of pages:
283
Publisher:
No Masters Co-operative
Title:
The Imagined Village: culture, ideology and the English folk revival

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