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Our Singing Country: A Second Volume of American Ballads & Folk Songs by  Eds John A. and Alan Lomax - First Edition - 1941 - from Appledore Books, ABAA (SKU: 17826)

Our Singing Country: A Second Volume of American Ballads & Folk Songs

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Our Singing Country: A Second Volume of American Ballads & Folk Songs

by John A. and Alan Lomax, Eds

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Very Good +/Very Good
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1941. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. The 1941 stated 1st printing. Tight and VG+ in a bright, price-clipped (while retaining its original $3.00 price), VG dustjacket, with light chipping and several very small closed tears along the panel edges. Octavo, collected and compiled by the formidable father/son team of John and Alan Lomax, the music editor Ruth Crawford Seeger.

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Bookseller
Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
17826
Title
Our Singing Country: A Second Volume of American Ballads & Folk Songs
Author
John A. and Alan Lomax, Eds
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Macmillan Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1941
Keywords
rare music books, rare folk song collections, rare John Lomax, rare Alan Lomax, rare musicology, rare anthropology
Bookseller catalogs
Music;

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...[more]
VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]

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