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The Resource The ballad tree : a study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse and music, together with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes, by Evelyn Kendrick Wells

The ballad tree : a study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse and music, together with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes, by Evelyn Kendrick Wells

Label
The ballad tree : a study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse and music, together with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes
Title
The ballad tree
Title remainder
a study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse and music, together with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes
Statement of responsibility
by Evelyn Kendrick Wells
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse, and music, with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, Evelyn K
Dewey number
784.3
Illustrations
  • plates
  • phonodisk
  • illustrations
  • music
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3650
LC item number
.W4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/notation
Staff notation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballads, English
  • Ballads, English
  • Ballads, English
  • Ballads, English
  • Chansons anglaises
  • Ballades anglaises
  • Chansons anglaises
  • Ballades américaines
  • Ballads, English
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
The ballad tree : a study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse and music, together with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes, by Evelyn Kendrick Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • notated music
Content type code
  • txt
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Robin Hood ballads -- Historical ballads -- Border raid ballads -- Romantic ballads -- Reflections of the supernatural in ballads -- The ballad and the nursery -- Christian elements in the ballads -- Theories of origin -- Minstrel and broadside ballads -- The English ballad revival in the eighteenth century and Bishop Percy -- The Scottish revival and Sir Walter Scott -- Francis James Child -- Cecil Sharp -- Some characteristics of folk tunes -- American folk songs and singers -- The literary ballad -- Appendix : Examples of literary ballads
Control code
ocm00398418
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 370 pages
Lccn
50007548
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, pls., music, facsimiles
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00398418
  • (OCoLC)00398418
Label
The ballad tree : a study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse and music, together with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes, by Evelyn Kendrick Wells
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • notated music
Content type code
  • txt
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Robin Hood ballads -- Historical ballads -- Border raid ballads -- Romantic ballads -- Reflections of the supernatural in ballads -- The ballad and the nursery -- Christian elements in the ballads -- Theories of origin -- Minstrel and broadside ballads -- The English ballad revival in the eighteenth century and Bishop Percy -- The Scottish revival and Sir Walter Scott -- Francis James Child -- Cecil Sharp -- Some characteristics of folk tunes -- American folk songs and singers -- The literary ballad -- Appendix : Examples of literary ballads
Control code
ocm00398418
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 370 pages
Lccn
50007548
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, pls., music, facsimiles
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00398418
  • (OCoLC)00398418

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