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              Books by John W. Work

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              Lost Delta Found: Rediscovering the Fisk University - Library of Congress Coahoma County Folklore Project
                

              Lost Delta Found: Rediscovering the Fisk University - Library of Congress Coahoma County Folklore Project (Hardback, New title)

              By Work, John W.; Jones, Lewis Wade; Adams, Samuel C.; Edited by Gordon, Robert; Nemerov, Bruce

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              In 1941 and '42 African American scholars from Fisk University joined folklorist Alan Lomax on research trips to Coahoma County, Mississippi, studying its music culture. The writings, interviews, notes, and musical transcriptions now appear in print for the first time.

              ISBN 9780826514851
              Published 31 August 2005 by Inbooks
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              American Negro Songs: 230 Folk Songs and Spirituals, Religious and Secular
               

              American Negro Songs: 230 Folk Songs and Spirituals, Religious and Secular (EPUB ebook)

              By Work, John W.

              Authoritative study traces the African influences and lyric significance of such songs as Swing Low, Sweet Chariot and John Henry, and gives words and music for 230 songs. Bibliography. Index of Song Titles.

              ISBN 9780486320144
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              Language en
              Published 12 March 2013 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              Series Dover Books on Music
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              American Negro Songs: 230 Folk Songs and Spirituals, Religious and Secular
                

              American Negro Songs: 230 Folk Songs and Spirituals, Religious and Secular (Paperback)

              By Work, John W.; Edited by Work, John Wesley; By Work

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              Authoritative study traces the African influences and lyric significance of such songs as Swing Low, Sweet Chariot and John Henry, and gives words and music for 230 songs. Bibliography. Index of Song Titles.

              ISBN 9780486402710
              Published 1 July 1998 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              American Negro Songs and Spirituals: A Comprehensive Collection of 250 Folk Songs, Religious and Secular
               

              American Negro Songs and Spirituals: A Comprehensive Collection of 250 Folk Songs, Religious and Secular (Hardback)

              By Work, John W.

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              This is a new release of the original 1940 edition.

              ISBN 9781258835248
              Published 27 October 2013 by Literary Licensing, LLC
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              Lost Delta Found: Rediscovering the Fisk University-Library of Congress Coahoma County Study, 1941-1942
                

              Lost Delta Found: Rediscovering the Fisk University-Library of Congress Coahoma County Study, 1941-1942 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Work, John W.; Jones, Lewis Wade; Jr., Samuel C. Adams; Edited by Gordon, Robert; Nemerov, Bruce

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                30 May 20

              Blues Hall of Fame Inductee, 2019 - A "Classic of Blues Literature" In 1941 and '42 African American scholars from Fisk University-among them the noted composer and musicologist John W. Work III, sociologist Lewis Wade Jones, and graduate student Samuel C. Adams Jr.-joined folklo ...

              ISBN 9780826514868
              Release Date 30 May 2020 by Vanderbilt University Press
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              American Negro Songs and Spirituals: A Comprehensive Collection of 250 Folk Songs, Religious and Secular
               

              American Negro Songs and Spirituals: A Comprehensive Collection of 250 Folk Songs, Religious and Secular (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Work, John W.

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              This is a new release of the original 1940 edition.

              ISBN 9781494065492
              Published 27 October 2013 by Literary Licensing, LLC
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