New Penguin Book Of English Folk Songs

£9.99

This collection brings together classic folk songs as well as many lesser-known discoveries, complete with music and annotations on their original sources and meaning.

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The definitive collection of folk music – one of the great English popular art forms

One of the great English popular art forms, the folk song can be painful, satirical, erotic, dramatic, rueful or funny. This magical new collection brings together all the classic folk songs as well as many lesser-known discoveries, complete with music and annotations on their original sources and meaning. Published in cooperation with the English Folk Dance and Song Society, it is a worthy successor to Ralph Vaughan Williams and A. L. Lloyd’s original Penguin Book of English Folk Songs.

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Weight 0.415 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 2.6 cm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

lxi, 542

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

782.421622 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K