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Category: All Categories: Music: Scores and Songbooks: Folk and Ethnic Music
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Hartmann, Hugo  
266 Volks-Kommers und Vaterlandslieder fur Gesang und Klavier
Publisher: Edward B. Marks Music Company, 0 wINONA, mn.
Book. Book condition: Good. Soft cover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Two hundred sixty-six German folk songs (in German) with words and music. 108 pages. Book is in GOOD condition. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

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Carreño, F. & A. Vallmitjana  
30 Cantos del Oriente Venezolano
Publisher: Servicio de Investigaciones Folkloricas Nacionales, 1947 [Editorial Grafolit].
Oblong 8vo, 69, [2] p., music; 15 x 23.5 cm. Thirty songs from eastern Venezuela with words and music. Printed grey boards scuffed, edges rubbed; bookplate; good. stock#45436.

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Walter, L. Edna, editor. Broadwood, Lucy E., harmoniser. Hartley, J. H., illustrator.  
Christmas Carols. Old English Carols for Christmas and other Festivals.

Publisher: NY, Macmillan / London, A&C Black. 'Published, Autumn, 1922'.
58 p., music & illus. (14 color incl. front cover label & front.); 29 cm. Selected and Edited by L. Edna Walter. Harmonised by Lucy E. Broadwood. Illustrated by J. H. Hartley. Twenty-eight songs with music & lyrics. Color pictorial dj; small closed tears at spine ends, some soiling, musty odor from seaside home; VG. stock#915.

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Wright, Rochelle & Robert L. Wright  
Danish Emigrant Ballads and Songs

Publisher: Carbondale, Southern Illinois UP [1983].
ix, [1], 302 p., indexes, music; 29 cm. Music arranged and transcribed by Richard P. Smiraglia. Songs printed in parallel columns of Swedish & English. Stock# 36,535. Fine, blue cloth boards/ no dj.

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Anderson, Walter F.  
Look Away: 50 Negro Folk Songs
Publisher: Cooperative Recreation Service, Inc., 0 Delaware, OH.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Soft cover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall No date; ca 1940s or 1950s (?). "This little book of Negro folk songs was prepared by a group of music educators. Their purpose has been to present usable songs in simple, authentic form at low cast. In variety and number spirituals undoubtedly constitute America's finest contribution to folk music.." 48 pages with index. Book is in GOOD or better condition. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

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Small, Christopher, b. 1927  
Music of the Common Tongue: Survival and Celebration in Afro-American Music

Publisher: London, J. Calder; New York: Riverrun Press, 1987.
4 p.l., 495 p., index; 22 cm. Includes bibliographies. "In contrast to the now degenerate European classical tradition, Afro-American music can become for all people a tool for the exploration, affirmation and celebration of identity." Stock # 37,242.Vg/ dj vg.

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Whall, W. B., 1837-1925? Whall, R. H. (Roughton Henry), 1862- , & Ernest Reeves, editors.  
Sea Songs and Shanties. Collected by W. B. Whall, Master Mariner... Sixth Edition, Enlarged.

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd. 'Reprinted October 1930'.
xv, 154 p., b/w illus. & vignettes; 24.5 cm. 64 shanties, music and words, illustrated with sailing ships. Flexible green cloth stamped in blue; spine sunned, minor wear; VG. stock#906.

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Gordon, Dorothy. Gartlan, George H. Conover, Alida, illustrator.  
Sing It Yourself. Collection of Folk Songs from 'The Young People's Concert Hour'.

Publisher: NY, Dutton [c1928].
[9], 92 p., illus., music; 31 cm. Contents: A Penobscot song of greeting; Winnebago song of the sun & a fable; Hopi Hevebeta song; Kwakiutl cradle song; Grandma Grunts (NC); The Little Pig (VT); Frog Went A-courtin'; American plantation songs Creation, Short'nin' Bread, Louisiana Lullaby, and When Yo' Potato's Done; British: The Old Woman and the Pedlar, John Dory, Come Lasses and Lads, Golden Slumbers, John Grumlie, and The Leprehaun; French: La cigale et la fourmi and Ma fille, veux-tu un bouquet?; German: Ratsel (a riddle song) and Suse liebe Suse; Norway, Paul on the Hillside; Russia, The Wooing of the Titmouse. Arrangers are Suzannah Wetmore, Marshall Bartholomew, Robert Hughes, Philip Gordon, Adele Holsten, Mina Monroe, Cecil J. Sharp, Julien Tiersot, and Kurt Schindler. Decorated paper over boards; minor wear & spotting; VG. stock#728.

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Parrish, Lydia, 1871-1953, Compiler.  
Slave Songs of the Georgia Sea islands, by Lydia Parrish; music transcribed by Creighton Churchill

Publisher: New York ;Creative Age Press, 1942.
xxxi, [1], 256 p. of music : ill., map. front., plates, ports. ; 29 cm. Also transcribed by Robert MacGimsey; introduction by Olin Downes. Includes words and music (melodies unaccompanied) of 60 songs "A selected bibliography": p. 253-256. Survival songs, religious songs, ring play, dance and fiddle songs, work songs: "Day, day Oh- see day's a-comin." NS. Stock# 34,979. Vg/ dg poor, frayed.

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Harte, Frank [edited by]  
Songs of Dublin
Publisher: Gilbert Dalton, US, 1978.
ISBN: 9780862330132 Paperback. Language: English. Pages: 64. Condition: Very Good/None Yellow wrappers square and binding secure. Pages clean and unmarked though toned.

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Spaeth, Sigmund Gotlieb, 1885-1965  
The Facts of Life in Popular Song

Publisher: N.Y., Whittlesey House/McGraw-Hill [1934].
'First Edition.' 148 p.; 23.5 cm. 'This book is the outgrowth of a single essay, first printed in The American Spectator. The late Ring Lardner had been hammering away at the suggestiveness of our popular song lyrics for a long time, but too often letting his honest indignation get the better of his sense of humor. Most of our smutty song texts can be more effectively spoofed than viewed with alarm. "The popular song has become a most revealing index to American life in general. It sums up the ethics, the habits, the slang, the intimate character of every generation" Stock# 37,141. Vg, a few marginal stains; top edge & spine of dj faded from the original pink.

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Crampton, C. Ward (Charles), 1877-1964, comp.  
The Folk Dance Book For Elementary Schools, Class Room, Playgrounds, and the Gymnasium

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes, 1910..
xi, 82 p. , music, 29 cm. "Folk dances have come to fill an important place in physical training." Designed for New York City Schools, with music for piano and dance instructions.There are 43 English, Russian, German, Irish, Norwegian, Swedish and other dances arranged by grade of difficulty. Stock# 42,351. Vg / no dj.

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Southern, Eileen  
The Music of Black Americans: A History

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton [1971].
xviii, 552 p., illus. facsims, music, index, 21 cm. "Bibliography and discography": p. 511-532. Stock# 36,531. Good+, paper; top of spine torn, ink owner's name crossed out.

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Taube, Evert Axel, 1890-1976. Lybeck, Bertil, illustrator.  
Ultra Marin. Med teckningar av Bertil Lybeck.

Publisher: Stockholm, Albert Bonniers Forlag [1950]. Samlade Visor.
101 p., illus., color front., 25 cm. A book of ballads by the Swedish singer / troubador / traveller. Contents: Frän Vinga och Vidderna (Vinga; Balladen om Ernst Georg Johansson från Uddevalla; Möte i monsunen; Eldarevalsen; Balladen om Gustaf Blom frå Borås; Fritiof och Carmencita); Iroslagens Famn (Här Rosemarie, syns blåa Nämdöfjärden); Toner Frän Utö och Havet (Vals på Mysingen; Sång i Danziger gatt; Ellinors vals; Än en gång däran!). Music for voice & accompaniment. Pictorial dj spine darkened, top edge chipped with closed tears, worn (now in mylar); internally clean, VG. 37264.

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