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The English and Scottish popular ballads vol. V

£4.99

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First published 1883-1898, Professor Child's monumental work on the ballad tradition of England and Scotland stands as a foundation document for all subsequent ballad scholarships and for trends such as the 20th century folk revival. His research ranges from ancient Greece to medieval Norway. This last volume of five includes parts IX and X of the original ten part series and contains ballads 266 - 305, several bibliographical listings, indexes to the whole five volume set, a glossary, selections of music to some of the ballads and other supplementary information.
This book is in reasonable condition. The paperback cover is scuffed around the edges, spine and corners. The pages inside are in good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Francis James Child
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
2003
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0486431495
ISBN-13:
9780486431499
Number of pages:
807
Publisher:
Dover

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First published 1883-1898, Professor Child's monumental work on the ballad tradition of England and Scotland stands as a foundation document for all subsequent ballad scholarships and for trends such as the 20th century folk revival. His research ranges from ancient Greece to medieval Norway. This last volume of five includes parts IX and X of the original ten part series and contains ballads 266 - 305, several bibliographical listings, indexes to the whole five volume set, a glossary, selections of music to some of the ballads and other supplementary information.
This book is in reasonable condition. The paperback cover is scuffed around the edges, spine and corners. The pages inside are in good condition.

Author(s):
Francis James Child
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
2003
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0486431495
ISBN-13:
9780486431499
Number of pages:
807
Publisher:
Dover

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