Folksongs of Britain & Ireland: Guidebook to the Living Tradition of Folksinging

By: "Kennedy, Peter (ed.)"

Price: $89.95

Quantity: 1 available


"Tight, bright, clean interior, square. Bright gilt lettering. Back loose endpaper removed (duplicate of front endpaper). White spots along edges of navy blue cloth covers. Small spot and stamp ""not for resale"" along bottom exterior page edges. Slight softening of spine ends. 824 indexed pages, map endpapers with index to counties of England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland. Sections: Songs in Scottish Gaelic; song in Welsh; Songs in Cornish; Songs of the Channel Islands; Songs of Courtship: Songs of False Love and True; Songs of Seduction; Songs of Occupations; Songs of Country Life; Songs of Diversion; Songs of Newsworthy Sensation. Each section with bibliography. Each song has composer, lyricist, source of printed versions, and commentary plus - on a single page - melody line, all the verses in both the original language and English (where appropriate) 11x8-3/4x1-3/4"" (28x22.3x4.7cm)."

Title: Folksongs of Britain & Ireland: Guidebook to the Living Tradition of Folksinging

Author Name: "Kennedy, Peter (ed.)"

Categories: music,

Edition: (First American Edition)

Publisher: NY, 1975

Binding: Oversize Hardbound

Book Condition: GOOD+/ No DJ

lb: 4.00 lb

Seller ID: 14Y007

Keywords: "folksong, Welch, Scottish, Irish" MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Folk & Traditional "NOT KEPT AT STORE- if you would like to pick this up, please order the day before you want to pick it up. Use the ""pick up in store"" option for shipping at checkout."