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Ballads and Songs of Southern Michigan

by Gardner, Emelyn Elizabeth and Geraldine Jencks Chickering, editors and collectors. foreword by Albert Friedman

Condition: Very good/very good


Hatboro, PA: Folklore Associates, Inc., 1967. Reprint of 1939 ed. . Hardcover. Very good/very good. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, a bit more so to dust jacket. 501 p. w/ lyrics, musical notation, list of informants, bibliography, index to ballads. Dozens of songs from Michigan, including child ballads, Many of the songs were based on or directly from British ballad broadsides.



  • Bookseller: Motte & Bailey, Booksellers US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 17421
  • Title: Ballads and Songs of Southern Michigan
  • Author: Gardner, Emelyn Elizabeth and Geraldine Jencks Chickering, editors and collectors. foreword by Albert Friedman
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very good
  • Jacket condition: very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Reprint of 1939 ed.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Folklore Associates, Inc.
  • Place: Hatboro, PA
  • Date published: 1967
  • Bookseller catalogs: Michigan;


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